The Missouri College of Emergency Physicians (MOCEP) is pleased to announce the award of the 2016 Resident Research Grant to Lei Lei, MD. Dr. Lei, along with faculty preceptor Stephen Liang, MD, MPHS, submitted the research project “Factors Associated with Hospital Admission in Patients Presenting to an Urban Emergency Department with Skin and Soft Tissue Infection.” Both physicians are from the Divisions of Emergency Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Liang also holds a joint appointment with the Division of Infectious Disease.
The goal of the Missouri Chapter’s Resident Research Grant is to facilitate the academic growth and research expertise of residents in emergency medicine and to promote research in emergency medicine. The results of the research project should be applicable to the everyday practice of emergency medicine.
Submissions will be accepted for the 2017 Resident Research Grant between June 1 and September 15, 2017. For more information, please go to the MOCEP website.