Kingman Regional Medical Center resident physician lands research seed grant
KINGMAN – On Thursday, Feb. 18, Dr. Sasha Reid was awarded a $1,000 research seed grant from the Arizona College of Emergency Physicians.
Reid, chief resident of Kingman Regional Medical Center’s Emergency Medicine Residency Program, won for her submission titled “A Double-Blinded Comparison of Low-Cost Ultrasound Media: A Simulation and In-Vivo Analysis.” According to a KRMC news release, the project looks at substitutes for ultrasound gel, evaluating whether lower-cost alternatives deliver comparable results in image quality and ease-of-use.
According to their website, The Arizona College of Emergency Physicians “exists to support the highest quality emergency medical care and to serve as advocates for our patients, our members and our specialty.” AzCEP awards grants to support emergency-department based clinical research, including research by emergency medicine residents throughout the state.
Applications for the grant were reviewed by an eight-person committee comprised of two members of AzCEP’s executive committee, two board members, and one member of each training program. For a complete list of grant recipients, visit azcep.org.
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