Congratulations Dr. Burger!
Our Orthopedic Surgery resident, Dr. John Burger, DO, PGY-5 scientific paper entitled “Superficial Nerves Crossing the Surgical Field during the Surgical Approach to the Distal Fibula: A Cadaveric Study” was selected for the award of First Place in the category of Foot & Ankle by the American Osteopathic Academy of Othopedics (AOAO).
Congratulations Dr. Stromberg!
A new article titled "Hydroxyapatite cement cranioplasty following translabyrinthine approach: Long-term study of 369 cases" has been published for one of our Otolaryngology residents, Dr. Kellen Stromberg, DO, PGY-5.
To read more about the article please follow this link:http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/lary.26403/full
Our orthopedic resident, Kristin Cola, D.O., PGY-4, attended the International Pediatric Orthopedic Symposium (IPOS) on December 6th. Dr. Cola was selected to compete in the resident/fellow skills competition. She placed in the top three out of 36.
Photo info: Kristin Cola, D.O., PGY-4 is on the middle left.
As of December 2016, 5 of Western Reserve Hospital's residency programs have become ACGME accredited.
Orthopedic Surgery - Initial accreditation as of April 2016
Otolaryngology- Continued pre-accreditation as of April 2016
Family Medicine- Continued pre-accreditation as of October 2016
General Surgery- Continued pre-accreditation as of November 2016
Internal Medicine- Pre-accreditation as of November 2016
The Third Annual Western Reserve Hospital Research Day was held this fall. The two-day event, held on October 26 and November 1, included three research poster winners chosen by judges who are practicing physicians at the hospital. The winners received cash prizes for their poster. Four winners were selected by the residents and medical students at the hospital and gave podium presentations during the event on November 1st. The poster competition featured 10 biomedical/clinical posters, 17 case report posters.
The overall winners are:
Photo info: Our four podium presenters Drs. Mark Rose, Kelly Hale, Brittany Boger and Maureen Cheung.
Our Ohio University CORE medical students spending a day with Habitat for Humanity.
Western Reserve Hospital is excited to announce are affiliation with Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine as our new OPTI as of July 1, 2016.
Western Reserve Hospital 2016 Graduation