Advanced EM Bootcamp

Day 1: Thursday, September 14th (Optional Workshops)

ECG Boot Camp (Optional Workshop)

7:00am-8:00am
CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST / SIGN IN
8:00am-8:30am
Interpreting the Electrocardiogram
8:30am-9:00am
The Tachycardias
9:00am-9:30am
The Bradycardias
9:30am-10:00am
The ST Segment and T wave: Ischemia
10:00am-10:15am
BREAK
10:15am-10:45am
The ST Segment and T wave: Nonischemia
10:45am-11:15am
Potentially Lethal ECGs
11:15am-11:45am
Electrocardiography Review: Unknowns
11:45am-12:00pm
Question & Answer Session
12:00pm-1:30pm
LUNCH (ON YOUR OWN)

Imaging Boot Camp (Optional Workshop)

1:00pm-1:30pm
SIGN IN
1:30pm-2:00pm
Interpretation of the Adult Chest X-ray
2:00pm-2:30pm
The Adult Upper Extremity
2:30pm-3:00pm
The Adult Lower Extremity
3:00pm-3:30pm
The Pediatric Extremities
3:30pm-3:45pm
BREAK
3:45pm-4:15pm
The Pediatric Chest and Abdominal X-rays
4:15pm-4:45pm
Spinal Imaging
4:45pm-5:15pm
The Head CT
5:15pm-5:30pm
Radiology Review: Unknowns
5:30pm-5:45pm
Question & Answer Session

Day 2: Friday, September 15th (Advanced EM Boot Camp)

7:00am-7:45am
CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST / REGISTRATION & SIGN IN
7:45am-8:00am
Welcome Remarks
8:00am-8:30am
When the Triage Note Says “SOB”: The Dyspneic Adult
8:30am-9:00am
Fun and Interesting Reductions
9:00am-9:30am
Best Practice: The Febrile Child
9:30am-10:00am
Best Practice: Emergency Imaging
10:00am-10:15am
BREAK
10:15am-10:45am
The Seizing Patient: Optimizing Diagnosis and Treatment
10:45am-11:15am
The “Spewing and Pooing” Child: What to Do & When It’s Serious
11:15am-11:45am
Literature on the Cutting Edge - Panel Session
11:45am-12:00pm
Question & Answer Session
12:00pm-1:30pm
LUNCH (ON YOUR OWN)
1:30pm-2:00pm
Best Practice: Procedural Sedation
2:00pm-2:30pm
The Rapid Trauma Exam
2:30pm-3:00pm
More Than ACS: Potentially Lethal Causes of Chest Pain
3:00pm-3:30pm
The Rapid Orthopedic Exam
3:30pm-3:45pm
BREAK
3:45pm-4:15pm
Best Practice: Rapid Sequence Intubation
4:15pm-4:45pm
Wound and Burn Management Pearls
4:45pm-5:15pm
What’s the Evidence? The Renal System
5:15pm-5:45pm
Minimizing the Risk of Low Risk Chest Pain
5:45pm-6:00pm
Question & Answer Session

Day 3: Saturday, September 16th (Advanced EM Boot Camp)

7:00am-8:00am
CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST / SIGN IN
8:00am-8:30am
The Ouchless ED
8:30am-9:00am
State-of-the-Art Resuscitation: The Bleeding Patient
9:00am-9:30am
Finding the Threats: Pelvic Pain and Vaginal Bleeding
9:30am-10:00am
Eye Emergency Cases
10:00am-10:15am
BREAK
10:15am-10:45am
The Rapid Emergency Department Neurologic Exam
10:45am-11:15am
Mythbusting in Emergency Medicine
11:15am-11:45am
Literature on the Cutting Edge - Panel Session
11:45am-12:00pm
Question & Answer Session
12:00pm-1:30pm
LUNCH (ON YOUR OWN)
1:30pm-2:00pm
State-of-the-Art Resuscitation: The Critically Ill Medical Patient
2:00pm-2:30pm
Life-Threatening Rashes You Can Not Miss
2:30pm-3:00pm
2015 AHA Guidelines Update
3:00pm-3:30pm
Perfect Phrases for Difficult Situations: The Toolbox
3:30pm-3:45pm
BREAK
3:45pm-4:15pm
The Child With Chest Pain or Syncope: Benign or Potentially Lethal?
4:15pm-4:45pm
The Dizzy Patient: When Is “Spinning” Life-Threatening?
4:45pm-5:15pm
The Master Practitioner: Nerve Blocks You Need to Know
5:15pm-5:45pm
Evidence-Based Approach to the Wheezing or Croupy Child
5:45pm-6:00pm
Question & Answer Session

Day 4: Sunday, September 17th (Advanced EM Boot Camp)

7:00am-8:00am
CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST / SIGN IN
8:00am-8:30am
The Inconsolably Crying Child
8:30am-9:00am
Tricks of the Trade for the Master Practitioner
9:00am-9:30am
Drugs Today: What’s New in Toxicology?
9:30am-10:00am
Oncologic Emergencies
10:00am-10:15am
BREAK
10:15am-10:45am
Medicolegal Quicksand: The Patient
10:45am-11:15am
The Anticoagulated Patient in the Emergency Department
11:15am-11:45am
Literature on the Cutting Edge - Panel Session
11:45am-12:00pm
Question & Answer Session
12:00pm-1:30pm
LUNCH (ON YOUR OWN)
1:30pm-2:00pm
The High Risk Patient With Abdominal Pain
2:00pm-2:30pm
Using Airway Adjuncts: Noninvasive Ventilation to Videoscopes
2:30pm-3:00pm
Medicolegal Quicksand: The System
3:00pm-3:30pm
Infectious Disease Update: What’s New?
3:30pm-3:45pm
BREAK
3:45pm-4:15pm
Transfusions: Risks, Benefits and Controversies
4:15pm-4:45pm
Avoiding Errors: Understanding Medical Decision Making
4:45pm-5:15pm
The Toxidrome-Oriented Physical Exam: The 60-Second Approach
5:15pm-5:30pm
Question & Answer Session

Speakers & Schedule

Although we make every effort to lock in our speaker list and course schedule, life happens and circumstances are sometimes beyond our control. Thus, all speakers and scheduling are subject to change without notice.