It was a very humbling and motivating experience attending CHEST as a sleep medicine fellow. As the Pediatric Chest Medicine NetWork fellow representative, I was able to interact with other members in my field about topics that are very important. I discussed hot topics that we face in practice not only with my pediatric medicine colleagues but with my adult sleep colleagues as well. [Read more…] about My CHEST 2017 Experience as a Fellow Written by John Bishara, DO
As a trainee, there are multiple opportunities for you at the CHEST Annual Meeting. Whether you’re seeking networking opportunities or looking to gain more knowledge, let the meeting provide you with the trainee resources to excel. [Read more…] about Trainees: What You Can Do at CHEST 2017
I attended my first CHEST Annual Meeting as a fourth-year resident: CHEST 2013 was held at McCormick Place in Chicago. I was stoked to be able to attend, but it was only for one night because I was on service. I presented a case report poster that was among the sea of other medical student and resident posters. I proudly wore my suit, which had gotten worn out during interview season while standing next to the poster, hoping no one would ask me a question about it. [Read more…] about Why I Attend the Annual Meeting…as a Trainee
What is the Trainee Recharge Lounge?
The Trainee Recharge Lounge is a dedicated room for you to relax and connect with other trainee members and attendees. All trainees are invited to stop by to recharge, attend trainee-specific education sessions, and network. [Read more…] about Trainees: Visit Room 402a
You heard it right – as a trainee there are multiple opportunities for you at the CHEST Annual Meeting. Whether you’re seeking networking opportunities or looking to gain more knowledge, let the meeting provide you with the trainee resources to excel. [Read more…] about Calling All Trainees
The most obvious way to get involved in any meeting is to create something. Submitting abstracts and case reports, research projects, pilot studies, and other work is a great way to build your CV, engage your colleagues, and get feedback on your work. For trainees, plan for this early. Submissions are due 6 months beforehand, so put this on your radar and buff up those interesting cases and research ideas and run with them! [Read more…] about Trainees: How Can You Make the Most of the Meeting?