EM residents impress at Poster Day


Emergency medicine residents from McLaren Macomb were well represented at the MSU-COM SCS Emergency Medicine Case Report Poster Day, with seven physicians selected to present their poster in the field of 30.


Dr. Julie Lata

Additionally, Dr. Sarah Damer was one of six chosen to make an eight-minute podium presentation followed by a Q&A from a panel of judges.

The seven residents selected to present in the inaugural event were:
Dr. Alex Grunenwald
Dr. Sylvia Hamara
Dr. Jamey Olvera
Dr. Misha Pirzada
Dr. Angela VanWagner
Dr. Matt Vitale
Dr. Stanley Wandeloski

With three prizes awarded, McLaren Macomb residents walked away with second (Dr. VanWagner) and third place (Dr. Wandeloski).

"Our physicians performed exceptionally well, and I'm very proud of all of their hard work," said Dr. Julie Lata, emergency medicine residency program medical director and physician. "With our program represented in the best possible light, this group did the hospital proud."


Dr. Sarah Damer


Dr. Alex Grunenwald


Dr. Sylvia Hamara


Dr. Jamey Olvera


Dr. Misha Pirzada


Dr. Angela VanWagner


Dr. Matt Vitale

Dr. Stanley Wandeloski
Dr. Stanley Wandeloski