Michael Epter

Michael Epter, DO, FAAEM

Residency Program Director
Vice Chair, Education
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  • Academic Appointment
  • Department

    • Emergency Medicine

    Appointment

    • Professor
  • Publications and Presentations
  • Publications

    1. Section Associate Editor, Journal of Education and Teaching in Emergency Medicine (JETem), 2017 to present

    2. Section Editor, Education, Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2007 to present

    3. Peer Reviewer, Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2007 to present

    4. Peer Reviewer, Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2007-2013

    5. Section Editor, Rules of the Road for Medical Students Textbook, 2011-2013

    6. Chief Clinical Editor, Emergency Physicians Monthly, 2010-2013

    7. Section Editor, Rules of the Road for Young Physicians Textbook - published 2009, 2007-2009

    Presentations

    1. Epter, M. “Updates in Trauma”, 2018
    2. Invited lecturer, American College of Emergency Physicians - Michigan chapter, Michigan Emergency Medicine, Assembly, Mackinac Island, Michigan
    3. Epter, M., Thundiyil J., Berkeley R., Birenbaum D. “Lessons Learned from Tragedy: Mass Shooting Events and the Learning Environment” Invited Moderator - Council of Residency Directors in Emergency Medicine Academic Assembly, San Antonio, Texas, 2018
    4. Charlton, P. “Conflict Negotiation” - Invited lecturer - Council of Residency Directors in Emergency Medicine, Academic Assembly, San Antonio, Texas, 2018
    5. Epter, M., “How to Get Involved in CORD” - Invited lecturer - Council of Residency Directors in Emergency Medicine, Academic Assembly, San Antonio, Texas, 2018
    6. Epter, M., “Sudden Interrupted Death! - A Practical Bedside Approach to Syncope” - Invited lecturer - American Academy of Emergency Medicine Scientific Assembly, San Diego, California, 2018
    7. Epter, M., “The Road to Success - What Every Medical Student Should Know” - Invited lecturer - American Academy of Emergency Medicine, Medical Student Symposium - Scientific Assembly  - San Diego, California, 2018
    8. Epter, M. Program Director's Panel, Invited participant - American Academy of Emergency Medicine, Medical Student Symposium - Scientific Assembly - San Diego, California, 2018
    9. Epter, M., “You Can't Miss These! Musculoskeletal Injuries with Radiographic Subtleties” - Invited lecturer - American Academy of Emergency Medicine Scientific Assembly, San Diego,  California, 2018
    10. Epter, M., “Deadly Headache Disasters You Can’t Miss” - Invited lecturer - Northwest Seminars:  Emergency Medicine Update, Sedona, Arizona, 2017
    11. Epter, M., “Anticoagulants in Minor Head Injury” - Invited lecturer - Northwest  Seminars: Emergency Medicine Update, Sedona, Arizona, 2017
    12. Epter, M., “Cutting Edge Stroke Management” - Invited lecturer - Northwest Seminars: Emergency Medicine Update, Sedona, Arizona, 2017
    13. Epter, M., “To CT or Not to CT, That is the Trauma Question” - Invited lecturer - Northwest  Seminars: Emergency Medicine Update, Sedona, Arizona, 2017
    14. Epter, M., “When Uncertainty was my Co-Pilot” - Invited lecturer - Northwest Seminars:  Emergency Medicine Update, Sedona, Arizona, 2017
    15. “Musculoskeletal Tips and Tricks” - Invited lecturer - Northwest Seminars: Emergency Medicine Update, Sedona, Arizona, 2017
    16. Epter, M., “Radiographic Subtleties You Can’t Miss” - Invited lecturer - Northwest Seminars:  Emergency Medicine Update, Sedona, Arizona, 2017
    17. Epter, M., Merritt, R. “Conflict Negotiation” - Invited lecturer - Council of Residency Directors in Emergency Medicine, Academic Assembly, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 2017
    18. Epter, M., Runde, D. “Preventing Burnout in Residency Leadership and Faculty” - Invited  lecturer - Council of Residency Directors in Emergency Medicine Academic Assembly, Fort  Lauderdale, Florida, 2017
  • Honors and Awards
    1. Parker Palmer Courage to Teach Award, 2016
    2. Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education Humanism Honor Society Inductee, 2016 
    3. Arnold P. Gold Foundation, Program Director Longevity Award, 2016
    4. Council of Residency Directors in Emergency Medicine, 2016
    5. Kenneth C. Jackimczyk Attending Teaching Award, Maricopa Emergency Medicine Residency Program, 2014
    6. Educational Service Commendation, American Academy of Emergency Medicine, 2014
    7. Joe Lex National Educator the Year in Emergency Medicine, American Academy of Emergency Medicine, 2013
    8. Dedication to Service Award, American Academy of Emergency Medicine, 2013
    9. Certificate of Commendation, American Academy of Emergency Medicine - Young Physicians Section, 2013
    10. National Program Director of the Year, American Academy of Emergency Medicine - Resident Student Association (AAEM-RSA), 2012
    11. Faculty Teacher of the Year, University of Nevada Emergency Medicine Residency Program, 2012
    12. Top Didactic Speaker, American Academy of Emergency Medicine - Scientific Assembly, San  Diego, California, 2012
    13. Certificate of Commendation, American Academy of Emergency Medicine - Young Physicians Section, 2012
    14. Top Editorial Reviewer of the Year, Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2011