Physicians, Austin Residents Publish Research
Austin emergency medicine residents were involved in a significant amount of scholarly activity during the past year, aided by Emergency Service Partners physicians who serve as faculty members.
The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School Emergency Medicine Residency program, based at University Medical Center Brackenridge, began training physicians in 2012. Each year, the program must be re-accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).
“As part of that process, I have an opportunity to review the amazing scholarly work the faculty and residents are doing for emergency medicine in Austin,” said ESP physician Dr. Todd Berger, program director. “I’m proud of all of our colleagues’ accomplishments: 21 publications and 43 regional/national/international presentations this year. I’m especially impressed with our growth with involvement in national committees.”
In addition, the program was awarded 14 grants. The statistics reflect work completed between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016.
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About Emergency Service Partners, L.P.
Founded in 1988, Emergency Service Partners, L.P. is a physician practice management group specializing in hospital emergency departments (EDs). The physician-owned and physician-managed partnership serves more than 35 EDs across Texas. In addition, ESP provides pulmonary, intensive care, sleep medicine, hospitalist, and ob/gyn hospitalist services in Central Texas.