Emergency Medicine Boot Camp

Please Note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the December 2020 course has been cancelled. The Original EM Boot Camp course is also available for purchase as video and audio home-study versions. If you have any questions about the live course, feel free to email us at or call 1-800-458-4779 9am-4:30pm EST.

Continued for 2020! Learn the essentials of bedside ultrasonography in an optional full-day workshop focused on individualized instruction by a cadre of emergency ultrasound experts.

Specifically Designed for PAs, NPs and Primary Care Physicians.

The Original Boot Camp Course Delivering the Core EM Knowledge Base.

The Original Emergency Medicine Boot Camp course has been designed by a nationally recognized emergency medicine faculty to provide participants with the essential information needed to practice in a modern-day emergency department or urgent care center. In addition to the detailed clinical content, each presentation will emphasize key documentation and risk management concepts.

The faculty consists of award-winning emergency medicine educators specifically chosen for their in-depth knowledge of emergency medicine, their ability to present information with passion and energy and their prior experience working in a collaborative environment.

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Original EM Boot Camp course

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Main Course (December 1-4, 2020)

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3.5 Days
48 Topics
12 Faculty
26 Hours

Here’s What You’ll Receive When You Attend the Course

  • Instruction by a small, select cadre of award-winning Emergency Medicine educators/clinicians

    The faculty have been specially chosen for their ability to communicate effectively, their knowledge and enthusiasm for the specialty and prior experience working in a collaborative environment.

  • 45 fast-paced & concise 30-minute presentations

    A refreshing break from long lectures, topics are presented concisely in rapid sequence to maximize one’s attention and retention of information.

  • 7 Q&A sessions with the faculty

    In addition to the faculty panels, you’ll be able to ask questions in real time with the sli.do phone app and receive clarification and expanded information on material presented throughout each day.

  • An emphasis on key documentation and risk management concepts

    The many traps that wind up being the source of errors and potential litigation are discussed throughout the course presentations.

  • A focus on essential, up-to-date content

    No “fluff” or “nice to know” material to distract from retention of core material.

  • A comprehensive course manual

    The 450+ page printed course manual is designed for rapid review and easy retrieval of key concepts and essential information covered in the course.

  • Up to 26 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

    Both PA and NP organizations recognize AMA PRA Category 1 credit™ as approved CME. ACEP, AOA & AAFP Prescibed credit also provided.

  • Eligibility to receive 50% off any self-study version of the Original EM Boot Camp course.

Optional Workshops
(November 29th & 30th)

Hands-On Emergency Ultrasound Workshop

Join us for an 8-hour, total immersion, hands-on program designed to jump-start a clinician towards becoming competent with the use of ultrasonography on a day-to-day basis in the EM.

The Original EM Bootcamp course now offers an optional full-day Hands-On Emergency Ultrasound Workshop. Come a day or two early and receive an immersive educational experience with ultrasound fellowship-trained emergency physicians.

Limited to 40 participants per full-day session. Register early while spots are open!

Advanced EM Pharmacology Workshops

Join us for two 4-hour workshops that dive into the core drugs that relate to emergency practice.

As a faculty member of Vanderbilt University’s Emergency Nurse Practitioner program, Michael Gooch, DNP, has specialized for over 10 years in the instruction of clinicians in the pharmacotherapeutics of drugs related to emergency care. Join him as he presents a comprehensive, state-of-the-art program designed to provide a detailed working knowledge of the vast majority of drugs that are applicable to emergency practice.

Topics Include:
  • Best Drugs to Choose
  • Which Routes Will Work Best?
  • Side-Effects and Adverse Reactions
  • Must Know “Black Boxes”
  • Interactions and Reactions
  • Optimized Outpatient Prescribing

Space is limited. Register early while spots are open!

Hands-On Emergency Procedures Course

Hands-On Emergency Procedures Workshop

Spend 4.5 hours of intensive, hands-on training in essential emergency medicine procedures. No lectures, no slides - just supervised training on life-like simulators.

The Original EM Boot Camp course now offers an optional half-day Emergency Procedures Workshop for EM Boot Camp registrants. Come a day early and receive an immersive educational experience with seasoned physician instructors. In addition, you'll receive 11.5 hours of online procedure videos to prepare you for the hands-on course.

Limited to 40 participants per half-day session. Register early while spots are open!

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Fast moving, interesting and relevant… entertaining and knowledgeable speakers.

- Carmela Mondragon, NP

Overall great job. Speakers, by far, excellent in comparison to other seminars I've attended.

- Sharon Sikand, PA-C, RN

Finally a conference for NPs who work in the ER. Thanks! Should be mandatory.

- Barbara Beyna, CRNP

Meet Our Expert Faculty

The Award-Winning Emergency Medicine Educators Participating in the Original EM Boot Camp Course Will Provide You With the Core Emergency Medicine Knowledge Base.

Thanks to Our Sponsors for Helping Make the Original EM Boot Camp Possible.

Can’t Make It to the Live Course? No Problem.

Audio & Video Self-Study Versions are Available.

Live course participants are eligible to receive 50% off any self-study version of the Original EM Boot Camp course. Please call (800) 458-4779 for full details.

  • Avoid the expense and hassle of travel
  • Don’t miss family/work obligations
  • Study at your own pace and on your own time
  • Available in a variety of formats to suit your needs