ResEdSummit East 2014

August 15 - 17, 2014
Marriott Teaneck at Glenpointe
Teaneck, NJ

ResEdSummit Grand Sponsor

PRESENT Residency Education Summit East 2014 Provides Weekend of Enrichment for 219 Residents from 71 Programs

The 7th PRESENT Residency Education Summit East 2014 took place this past weekend at the Teaneck Marriott at Glenpointe. 219 Residents from 71 programs enjoyed 2½ days of enrichment lectures, hands -on workshops and the always wild Residency Rumble competition. Winners of both the East and Midwest Residency Rumbles this year included teams comprised solely of brilliant women podiatrists, including this year’s 1st place team from Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia.

New programming this year included a unique Faculty Development Workshop for Residency Directors designed by faculty members Suhad Hadi, DPM, Marie Williams, DPM, Javier La Fontaine, DPM, and Kathryn Satterfield, DPM, helping them to improve their teaching and management skills. Also new this year was an interactive LifeSkills Session for residents, and the presentation of 11 hands-on workshops. Forty-six Corporate Supporters provided the funding for this year’s Residency Education Summits.



2014 Summit East Residency Rumble 1st Place Grand Prize Winners ($1000)
Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

(Left to right): Whitney Ellis, DPM, Laura Sansosti, DPM, Amanda Wiest, DPM

2014 Summit East Residency Rumble 2nd Place Winners ($500)
DVA - New York Harbor Healthcare, New York, NY &
South Nassau Communities Hospital, Oceanside, NY

(Front Row): Michael Lam, DPM, Sarah Dougherty, DPM, Sarepta Isaac, DPM, Jamila Butcher, DPM, Dolan Chowdhury, DPM, Heather Leeb, DPM, Undral Orgil, DPM, Justin Rudnick, DPM,
Michal Kauf-Stern, DPM, Hossain Rouf, DPM

(Back Row): Andrew Wong, DPM, Shannon Bohnert, DPM, Steven Goldman, DPM - Res. Director

2014 Summit East Residency Rumble 3rd Place Winners ($250)
Montefiore North Hospital, Bronx, NY

(Front Row): Corey Bess, DPM, Elizabeth Piselli, DPM, Huy Nguyen, DPM
(Back Row): Kathy Hahn, DPM, Sana Trovato, DPM, Sari Goldman, DPM, Crystal Hsu, DPM,
Keith Bortniker, DPM

2014 Summit East Residency Rumble 4th Place Winners ($150)
St Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ
/ Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
(Left to right): Elizabeth Anthony, DPM, Zachary Hart, DPM, Adam Kaplan, DPM,
Jalpen Patel, DPM, Kunal Amin, DPM

2014 Summit East Residency Rumble 5th Place Winners ($100)
NYCPM - Metropolitan Hospital, New York, NY

(Left to right): Irene Loi, DPM, Hazel Merced, DPM, Adrienne Estes, DPM, Sally Fayed, DPM,
Ilya Makarovskiy, DPM, Niral Patel, DPM

A View from the Summit

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And the Exhibitor & Workshop Passport Contest Winners Are...

The Exhibitor Contest Winner is Roger Kilfoil, Student at NYCPM - Metropolitan Hospital, New York, NY. Congratulations on your brand new iPad!


The Workshop Contest Winners are Angela Freeman, DPM, Scott Robertson, DPM and Burkley Jensen, DPM from United Health Services, Johnson City, NY. Congratulations on winning the $1000 cash prize!


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Thanks to all of our Attendees and Sponsors for making
the 2014 Res Ed Summit East such a success!

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PRESENT recognized the benefit to the entire residency education community of getting together for a networking and sharing experience. Residents, Program Directors and Attendings at these programs have so much to share and learn from each other. From this seed, The PRESENT Residency Education Summit has grown to become an annual event held in two different cities.
When: August 15 - 17, 2014
When: May 15 - 17, 2015
Location: Marriott Teaneck at Glenpointe
Location: Oak Brook Hills Resort
Where: Teaneck, NJ
Where: Oak Brook, IL


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