How about some time off to reflect?

David Kessler

David Kessler

Director of Clinical Simulation and Pediatric Emergency Ultrasound at Columbia University Medical Center
David is also the research director for INSPIRE (International Network for Pediatric Simulation-Based Pediatric Innovation, Research, and Education). Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his family, tae-kwon-do, saxophone, and musical theater.
David Kessler

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It’s 8pm and the charts are piling up in the ED – you notice the resident appears tearful.  A probe reveals that she just found out her grandmother passed away.  What do you do next? Reflecting back on my year- i… Continue Reading

Guns and Kids: We should talk about this

Michelle Alletag

Michelle Alletag

Michelle is an Assistant Professor at University of Colorado.Her academic interests include medical education, hospital safety and disaster preparation, and psychiatric emergencies.Outside of work, she enjoys painting, jewelry making, and other craftsy things along with chasing around after her very active little boys.
Michelle Alletag

I recently read a shared Facebook post from a father who expressed his pride in his five year-old son, who recognized that friends were playing with a “real gun” found in a bedroom and informed his father. He went on… Continue Reading