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Chapter 1. Choosing Emergency Medicine

Melanie Camejo, MD, University of Missouri-Kansas City Medical School/Truman Medical Center
Meredith Wittie, MD, University of Arkansas Medical Sciences
Daniel Fuchs, MS, Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine Class of 2019

Chapter 2. The Preclinical Years 

Michael Pasirstein, MD, MPH, FACEP, Drexel University College of Medicine
Mark Ramzy, DO, EMT-P, Drexel University
Sean Trostel, Medical College of Georgia Class of 2019

Chapter 3. Third Year/Planning for Fourth

Colleen A. Crowe, MD, MPH, Medical College of Wisconsin
Lesley J. Walinchus-Foster, MD, Cooper University Hospital
Hayley Musial, Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine Class of 2020

Chapter 4. Finding Your Fit: Learning the Landscape of EM

Arleigh Trainor, MD, FACEP, FAAEM, University of South Dakota — Sanford School of Medicine
Amanda Jurvis, DO, Beaumont Health System
Michael Messina, Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine Class of 2019

Chapter 5. Applying for Away Rotations 

David Gordon, MD, Duke University
Joshua Wallenstein, MD, Emory University
Ronnie K. Ren, MD, UMMS-Baystate Medical Center
Sarah Ring, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine Class of 2019

Chapter 6. Crush Your EM Clerkships, Secure Your SLOEs

Shefali Trivedi, MD, The Mount Sinai Hospital
Ryan JJ Buckley, MD, MPH, Yale University
Bryan Feinstein, FP-C, University of Washington School of Medicine Class of 2019

Chapter 7. Building Your ERAS Application

Katia M. Lugo Enriquez, MD, FACEP, Advent Health
Marianne Haughey, MD, FAAEM, St. Barnabas Hospital Medical Center
John Cafaro, MD, Cooper University Hospital
Kathryn L. Anderson, University of Vermont College of Medicine Class of 2019

Chapter 8. Apply Smarter, Not Harder: Understand Your Competitiveness

Mark F. Olaf, DO, FACEP, Geisinger Health
Erin Karl, MD, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Jonathan Pickos, Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine Class of 2019

Chapter 9. Interview Season Logistics

Nathan J. Lewis, MD, FACEP, Virginia Commonwealth University
Grace A. Hickam, MD, Virginia Commonwealth University
Cameron B. Justice, AEMT, Pacific Northwest University COM Class of 2020

Chapter 10. Making the Most of Interview Day

Alan C. Taylor, MD, University of Tennessee, Memphis
Chad M. Simpkins, MD, Cooper University Hospital
Hannah Gordon, MPH, FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine Class of 2019

Chapter 11. Preparing and Submitting Your Rank List

Jennifer S. Jackson, MD, FACEP, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Seth M. Kelly, MD, MBA, University of Maryland
Marie J. Murphy, MPH, SUNY Upstate Medical University Class of 2019

Chapter 12. What If I Don’t Match?

Jeff Druck, MD, University of Colorado School of Medicine
Sameer Desai, MD, University of Kentucky
Casey L. Lawson, MD, University of Kentucky
Samantha Lord, MS, NREMT-P, Des Moines University Class of 2019


Targeted Tips

Osteopathic Students
Megan Stobart-Gallagher, DO, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Jody “AJ” Lakey Jr., Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences Class of 2019

International Medical Graduates
Dimitry Danovich, MD, NYU Langone/Bellevue Hospital
Xiao Chi Zhang, MD, MS, Thomas Jefferson University
Vanessa Graff, St. George’s University — Grenada West Indies Class of 2019

Military Match
Linda Katirji, MD, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
Gillian Schmitz, MD, FACEP, Uniformed Health Services University of Health Sciences
Kyle Couperus, MD, Madigan Army Medical Center

Couples Match
Jose V. Nable, MD, MS, NRP, Georgetown University School of Medicine
Caitlin Schrepel, MD, University of Washington

Sarah C. Crockett, MD, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center

At-Risk Candidates
Liza G. Smith, MD, University of Massachusetts Medical School — Baystate