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Zach Jarou, MD

  • Fellowship: University of Chicago - Administration
  • Residency: Denver Health Medical Center
  • Medical School: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, E Lansing

Leadership & Awards

  • Member - EM Physician Workforce of the Future, 2021
  • EMRA 25 Under 45 - https://www.emra.org/be-involved/awards/25-under-45/, 2019
  • President - EMRA Board of Directors, 2017-2018
  • President Elect - EMRA Board of Directors, 2016-2017
  • Membership Coordinator - EMRA Board of Directors, 2014-2016
  • Medical Student Council Chair - EMRA Board of Directors, 2013-2014
  • MSC Chair - Medical Student Council, 2013-2014


Making the Most of Your EMRA Membership With so many benefits coming with an EMRA membership, sometimes it can be difficult to know where to start. Here are a few tips to help you navigate the waters
Resident Updates from #CORDAA15 The Council of Emergency Medicine Program Directors (@CORD_EM) was formed in 1989 to promote “excellence in emergency medicine education through collaboration, innovat
Advice for EM Applicants: Planning Your Fourth-Year Schedule EM rotations: When, where, and how many? For third-year medical students planning to specialize in emergency medicine, preparing a fourth
Diagnosing the Match: Trends in the Applicant Selection Process Diagnosis -- “to know between.” It's something we do daily as medical care providers, especially in the emergency department as we are
Tips for the Interview Trail Congratulations, EM residency applicants! The toughest part of medical school is behind you. You've taken Step 1 (and most likely, Step 2), you've completed your pre-clin
Confronting Failure, Building Resilience Whether it is in the classroom — or worse, in our caring for patients — eventually we will all experience failure and disappointment. FAILURE. It's something
Osteopathic EM: Two Roads, One Destination The Changing Training Landscape In February 2014, after months of discussion, the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and the Accreditation Council for G
The Leadership Pipeline: Engaging the Next Generation of Leaders ACEP13 was a celebration of emergency medicine's tremendous  past and its bright future. We commemorated those who founded and shaped
What is CDEM? Clerkship Directors in Emergency Medicine (CDEM) is the National Organization representing Undergraduate Medical Education in Emergency Medicine. CDEM was formed in 2008, and became the
A Seat at the Table: Physicians as Policymakers Imagine a world where patients in need of emergent treatment were turned away because of their race, religious beliefs, or ability to pay. Believe it o