Rene Bermea

Managing a sick patient in the MICU with multiple massive transfusion protocols, then goals of care discussions, then MROC dinner. A quiet MROC…


Fellowship Match 2017!

We are incredibly proud to announce the results from the 2017 Medicine Sub-Specialty Fellowship Match. Allergy & Immunology Johns Hopkins Cardiology University of Chicago (2) University of Michigan University of Pittsburgh Northwestern University University of Washington Loyola Genetics University of Pennsylvania Geriatrics University of Chicago Gastroenterology University of Chicago (3) University of Colorado Hematology/Oncology University of Chicago (3) Infectious Diseases CDC Beth Israel Deaconess Palliative Care University of Chicago (2) Pulmonary & Critical Care University of Chicago (3) Brigham and Women’s Nephrology University of Chicago Rheumatology UTSW Rural Health Leadership Massachusetts General Sleep Medicine University of Chicago Chief Residents University of Chicago (4) MacNeal Hospital (2) University of Chicago Pediatrics


Trans Fat restriction decreases cardiovascular events in New York State – Eric Brandt, #UCIMR Class of 2016, Yale Cardiology fellow, published in JAMA Cardiology

New publication by #UCIMR alumnus (Class of 2016) and current cardiology fellow at Yale, Eric Brandt in JAMA Cardiology finds that New York State populations for whom use of Trans-Fatty Acids in foods were restricted, experienced fewer cardiovascular events – stroke and MI – compared with county populations without restrictions within 3 years. FDA plans to restrict use of trans fats in foods nationwide in 2018.   See the article here


Welcome Class of 2021!!

We are thrilled to announce the newest members of #UCIMR! We can’t wait for you all to join us this summer!! See the full list here!


UCIMR alumnus Paul Bergl published in JAMA

 July 26, 2016 – A Piece of My Mind – A Word From Our Sponsors by Paul Bergl, MD Paul Bergl (@PaulBerglMD) – UCIMR alumnus and former Chief Resident – questions unchecked, direct-to-consumer advertising for Prostate Cancer Screening by healthcare organizations. Excited to see reference to work by fellow UCIMR alum, Michael Drazer (@michaelwd), on how 2012 USPSTF recommendation against PSA-based prostate cancer screening influenced practice.


2016-2017 Block 4 Inpatient

BLOCK 4 (9/21/2016 – 10/4/2016) Medicine Inpatient Schedule Attending Resident Pager Intern Pager GENERAL INTERNAL MEDICINE UCMC Gens A 188-GENS       B             C         D           Dayfloat A&C       Dayfloat B&D     Transitions  A  Sub-I       B       C  Psych     CARDIOLOGY 155Cardiology A 188-HART       B         C         D         Night Float       CCU 188-RCCU     A       B     C       Day Float         Night Float     ONCOLOGY Housestaff Supportive Onc – … Continued