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Annual Emergency Medicine Conference Features Industry Thought Leaders

Posted on Mon, Aug 15, 2016
Annual Emergency Medicine Conference Features Industry Thought Leaders

Kaplan. Parker. Gerardi. Jensen. Mayer. Some of the biggest thought leaders in emergency medicine will be speaking at the 14th Annual Advanced Emergency and Acute Care Medicine Conference.
 
The conference, which be held Sept. 20-23 at the Sheraton Atlantic City Convention Center Hotel in Atlantic City, N.J., features nationally known emergency and acute care medicine lecturers. Separate educational tracks are available for clinicians and healthcare executives.
 
Speakers include:
 

  • Fredrick M. Abrahamian, DO, FACEP, FIDSA
  • Christopher S. Amato, MD, FACEP, FAAP
  • Stephen F. Flaherty, MD, FACS
  • Michael J. Gerardi, MD, FACEP, FAAP – Immediate Past President, ACEP
  • Jay Kaplan, MD, FACEP – President, ACEP
  • Rebecca Parker, MD, FACEP – President-Elect, ACEP
  • Thomas A. Mayer, MD, FACEP, FAAP
  • J. Brent Myers, MD, MPH
  • Kirk Jensen, MD, MBA, FACEP
  • Charles V. Pollack, Jr., MA, MD, FACEP, FAAEM, FAHA, FESC, FCPP
  • Joe Twanmoh, MD, MBA, AAEM 

Physician and Advanced Practice Provider Track
 
This track will cover a variety of topics, including hands-on skills labs for slit lamp procedures; cerebrovascular emergencies; and vascular access and ultrasound, as well as a 2016 Life Long Learning and Self-Assessment (LLSA) review course.
 
Lecture topics include:
 
  • Effective Emergency Department Teams – An Interactive Workshop
  • Updates on Procedural Sedation in the ED
  • Approach to the Injured Child
  • Emergency Airway & RSI
  • Trauma Overview 2016
  • Stroke Update: Recently Published Articles of Importance for the ED and Acute Care Provider
  • Tasty Tales of Trauma
  • ED Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke and TIA
  • Concussions: Lessons Learned from the NFL
  • S.I.R. – A Best Practices Approach in Identifying and Addressing Addiction vs. Dependency for the ED & Acute Care Provider
  • Acute Management Strategies for Hemorrhagic Stroke
  • Promoting Physician Wellness Burnout and Resilience
  • Malpractice Pitfalls: Lessons Learned from the Trenches
  • The Future of Emergency Medicine
  • Pediatric Literature Update
  • Medical Cannabis: An Update for Front-Line Providers
  • Reducing ID Admissions
  • Zika Virus: The Current Status
  • Engaging Your Physician/Clinical Team
  • A Best Practices Approach to Identifying and Treating DVT/PE for the ED Provider
  • Pediatric Trauma Update and Controversies 
 
All emergency medicine residents and fellows are provided complimentary admission as part of EmCare’s commitment to education in the field of emergency medicine.
 
ACHE Hospital Executive Track
 
The American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) track, co-sponsored by the New Jersey chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHENJ) and EmCare, will provide participants with six complimentary face-to-face category I credits.
 
Topics include:
 
  • ED Service Standards: A Best Practices Approach
  • Mindful Leadership: Leading with Heart & Mind for Healthcare Leaders
  • Equity of Care
  • Palliative Care – Advancing Quality and Improving Costs 

The deadline for online registration is Sept. 16. Visit www.bestemconference.com for more information or to register.
 

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