The mission of the Research Directors Interest Group is to provide an interactive group of research leaders (i.e. Research Directors or Vice Chairs of Research) at EM residency and EM departments interested in furthering Research whether Clinical, Translational, Basic Science, Social, Database or Educational/MedEd in origin.
The interest group was initially intended for the Research Directors but will allow for all those with research interest and desire to fulfill leadership in their Departments to participate.
The objectives of the Research Directors Interest Group are to:
- Submit at least 1 didactic presentation to SAEM24.
- Collaborate with other SAEM research-based interest groups and committees (i.e. EBHI, Research Committee, Vice Chairs) on building content and networking opportunities
- Publish the results of our national RDIG survey
- Sponsor at least 1 RLS pertaining to RDs/Vice Chairs of Research
Chair: Kiran Faryar, MD, MPH
Board Liaison: Ava E. Pierce, MD
Staff Liaison: Melissa McMillian, CAE, CNP