Advanced EM Bootcamp

Day 1: Thursday, September 13th (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-12:15pm
Question & Answer Session
12:15pm-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 14th (Advanced EM Boot Camp)

7:00am-7:45am
CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST / REGISTRATION & SIGN IN
7:45am-8:00am
Welcome Remarks
8:00am-8:30am
The “Spewing and Pooing” Child: Routine to Serious
8:30am-9:00am
Finding the Threats: Pelvic Pain and Vaginal Bleeding
9:00am-9:30am
Best Practice: Emergency Imaging
9:30am-10:00am
Medicolegal Quicksand: The System
10:00am-10:15am
BREAK
10:15am-10:45am
Life-Threatening Rashes You Cannot Miss
10:45am-11:15am
Best Practice: The Febrile Child
11:15am-11:45am
Cutting Edge Literature That Will Change Your Practice - Part 1 (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
The Rapid Trauma Exam
2:30pm-3:00pm
The Inconsolably Crying Child
3:00pm-3:30pm
Medicolegal Quicksand: The Patient
3:30pm-3:45pm
BREAK
3:45pm-4:15pm
Minimizing the Risk of Low Risk Chest Pain
4:15pm-4:45pm
AHA Guidelines Update
4:45pm-5:15pm
What’s The Evidence? The Renal System Problems
5:15pm-5:45pm
Pediatric Respiratory Emergencies
5:45pm-6:00pm
Question & Answer Session

Day 3: Saturday, September 15th (Advanced EM Boot Camp)

7:00am-8:00am
CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST / SIGN IN
8:00am-8:30am
The Child with Chest Pain or Syncope: Differentiating Benign from Potentially Lethal
8:30am-9:00am
Effectively Using Airway Adjuncts, from Noninvasive Ventilation to Videoscopes
9:00am-9:30am
The Rapid Emergency Department Neurologic Exam
9:30am-10:00am
The Ouchless ED
10:00am-10:15am
BREAK
10:15am-10:45am
Avoiding Errors: Understanding Medical Decision Making
10:45am-11:15am
The Dizzy Patient: When Is “Spinning” Life-Threatening?
11:15am-11:45am
Cutting Edge Literature That Will Change Your Practice - Part 2 (Panel Session)
11:45am-12:00pm
Question & Answer Session
12:00pm-1:30pm
LUNCH (ON YOUR OWN)
1:30pm-2:00pm
Wound and Burn Management Pearls
2:00pm-2:30pm
The Seizing Child: Optimizing Diagnosis and Treatment
2:30pm-3:00pm
The Toxidrome-Oriented Physical Exam: A 60-Second Approach to Poisoning
3:00pm-3:30pm
State-of-the-Art Resuscitation: The Critically Ill Medical Patient
3:30pm-3:45pm
BREAK
3:45pm-4:15pm
Best Practice: Procedural Sedation
4:15pm-4:45pm
Mythbusting in Emergency Medicine
4:45pm-5:15pm
State-of-the-Art Resuscitation: The Bleeding Patient
5:15pm-5:45pm
Perfect Phrases for Difficult Situations: The Toolbox
5:45pm-6:00pm
Question & Answer Session

Day 4: Sunday, September 16th (Advanced EM Boot Camp)

7:00am-8:00am
CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST / SIGN IN
8:00am-8:30am
More Than ACS: Potentially Lethal Causes of Chest Pain
8:30am-9:00am
Eye Emergency Cases
9:00am-9:30am
When The Triage Note Says “SOB”: The Dyspneic Adult
9:30am-10:00am
Tricks of the Trade for the Master Practitioner
10:00am-10:15am
BREAK
10:15am-10:45am
Transfusions: Risks, Benefits and Controversies
10:45am-11:15am
Best Practice: Rapid Sequence Intubation
11:15am-11:45am
Cutting Edge Literature That Will Change Your Practice - Part 3 (Panel Session)
11:45am-12:00pm
Question & Answer Session
12:00pm-1:30pm
LUNCH (ON YOUR OWN)
1:30pm-2:00pm
The Rapid Orthopedic Exam
2:00pm-2:30pm
Oncologic Emergencies: When Cancer Comes to the ER
2:30pm-3:00pm
Drugs Today: What’s New in Toxicology?
3:00pm-3:30pm
Fun and Interesting Reductions
3:30pm-3:45pm
BREAK
3:45pm-4:15pm
The Anticoagulated Patient in the Emergency Department
4:15pm-4:45pm
The Master Practitioner: Nerve Blocks You Need to Know
4:45pm-5:15pm
Infectious Diseases: What’s New?
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.