EM people, best programs

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  1. A little elf

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    Hi all...

    Now that all of the match day votes have been locked, I was just wondering what programs the rest of you EM people thought were the best as far as reputation for quality of training. I know that it's just opinion, but I'd like to hear what you guys think. Lets say top 5...Here's mine:

    1. Hennepin County Med Center, Minneapolis
    2. Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte
    3. UCLA Harbor
    4. Denver
    5. U C Davis
     
  2. Freeeedom!

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    I really liked
    Maricopa, Indiana, and Louisville...but there were many more.
     
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    Here are some on my list as far as reputation goes... (not necessarily in this order)

    1. Carolinas
    2. Hennepin County
    3. Vanderbilt
    4. Pittsburgh
    5. UCLA- Harbor
    6. Maricopa
    7. UNC-Chapel Hill
    8. Methodist (Indiana)
    9. Christ
    10. Denver
     
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    After interviewing last year, matching, and (literally) talking to many dozens of EM faculty and residents across the country, I would have to say there were ~7 programs that people repeatedly said were in the top 5 (in no particular order):

    Denver
    U. Cincinatti
    Highland (in San Fran)
    Hennipen
    Carolinas
    Pitt
    UCSD

    Other good ones:

    Jacksonville
    UCLA-Harbor
    UNM
    Methodist (Indiana)

    Up and coming:

    UT-Southwestern
    Vanderbilt

    This does NOT mean that others programs are bad or anything. It just means that these are the ones that I heard were the best over and over from faculty and residents :)
     
  5. A little elf

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    The places that you guys have put are the same places that I heard great things about out on the interview trail...can't believe that I forgot to put Cincinnati and Indiana on my list...heard the exact same thing about UT-Southwestern...definitely an up and coming program. Regions in St. Paul is also an up and comer...solid program.
     
  6. Freeeedom!

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    Add Medical College of Wisconsin as "up and coming"...a very "well rounded" program that takes care of its residents (something I place in VERY high regard).
     
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    Not to be nit-picky but...Highland is in Oakland, across the Bay from SF. Stanford EM residents rotate through SF General and UCSF EM residents are in Fresno.
     
  8. Voxel

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    I hear the Jacobi EM program (da Bronx) is fairly well known on the east coast. After doing residency there one can get great jobs on the east coast.
     
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