Course Schedule

Tuesday, April 14, 2020
  Moderator – Dr. William Shyy  
  6:00 am Registration and Continental Breakfast  
  6:30 Welcome to High Risk Emergency Medicine Drs. William Shyy, Jeffrey Tabas, and Elizabeth Kwan
  6:40 KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Appreciating What We Do Dr. Diane Birnbaumer
  7:00 Critical Trauma Literature to Improve Your Practice  Dr. Christopher Colwell
  7:30 Benign Complaints with Serious Causes: Part 1 Dr. Diane Birnbaumer
  8:00 Nightmare Airway Cases Dr. Peter Deblieux
  8:30  Break  
  8:45 Rapid ACS Rule Out  Dr. Amal Mattu
  9:15 Question and Answers Drs. Amal Mattu, Christopher Colwell, Peter Deblieux, and Diane Birnbaumer
  Moderator – Dr. William Shyy  
  9:45 Pitfalls in US of the Trauma Patient  Dr. Starr Knight
10:15 Medical Clearance of Psychiatric Patients  Dr. Christopher Colwell
10:45 Break  
11:00 Benign Complaints with Serious Causes: Part 2  Dr. Diane Birnbaumer
11:30 PE Update Dr. Jeffrey Tabas
12:00 Question and Answers Drs. Jeffrey Tabas, Christopher Colwell, Starr Knight, and Diane Birnbaumer
12:45 PM Adjourn  
  3:00 pm  Optional Pre-Conference Workshop ($150)  Dr. Amal Mattu
  (3) Hour Advanced EKG Bootcamp    
  6:00 pm Adjourn  
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
  Moderator – Dr. William Shyy  
  6:00 am Continental Breakfast  
  6:30 Feeling Blue and Hypoxic Dr. Daniel Repplinger
  7:00  Undifferentiated Shock  Dr. Nathan Teissman
  7:30 New Guidelines that Will Affect Your Practice  Dr. Diane Birnbaumer
  8:00 ED Pressors – Do’s and Don’ts  Dr. Peter Deblieux
  8:30 Break  
  8:45 Heart Failure Conundrums Dr. Amal Mattu
   9:15 Question and Answers Drs. Amal Mattu, Peter Deblieux, Diane Birnbaumer, Daniel Repplinger, Nathan Teismann
  Moderator – Dr. Rosny Daniel  
  9:45 The Critically Ill Infant  Dr. Carol Chen
10:15 My Patient is Stiff, Altered, and Febrile  Dr. Daniel Repplinger
10:45 Break  
11:00 Painless Pediatric Procedural Pearls  Dr. Aaron Kornblith
11:30 Syncope - What is the Current Standard?  Dr. Diane Birnbaumer
12:00 Question and Answers Drs. Carol Chen, Daniel Repplinger, Aaron Kornblith, and Diane Birnbaumer
12:30 PM Adjourn  
Thursday, April 16, 2020 - Optional Workshops ($25)
6:45 am Workshop Registration and Coffee  
7:00-8:30 Ultrasound Vascular Access   Dr. Starr Knight
7:00-8:30 Pediatric High Risk Cases and Airway Procedures  Dr. Carol Chen
8:45 am Workshop Registration and Coffee  
9:00-10:30 Ultrasound Guided Orthopedic Procedures  Dr. Starr Knight
9:00-10:30 Joint Reduction  Dr. Jennifer Harris
10:45 AM Workshop Registration and Coffee  
11:00-12:30 Ultrasound Guided Nerve Blocks  Dr. Starr Knight
11:00-12:30 Pediatric High Risk Cases and Airway Procedures  Dr. Carol Chen
Friday, April 17, 2020 
  Moderator – Dr. William Shyy  
 6:00 am Continental Breakfast  
 6:30 Pitfalls in Stroke Diagnosis and Management Dr. Debbie Madhok
 7:00 Pediatric Fever: Pearls and Pitfalls Dr. Dina Wallin
 7:30 Necrotizing Fasciitis  Dr. Starr Knight
 8:00 Monitoring and Management of the  Dr. Peter Deblieux
  Crashing Patient   
 8:30 Break  
 8:45 Non-invasive Cardiac Testing in the ED   Dr. Amal Mattu
 9:15 Question and Answers Drs. Amal Mattu, Peter Deblieux, Starr Knight, Dina Wallin, and Debbie Madhok
  Moderator – Dr. Dina Wallin   
 9:45 Pediatric Head and Neck Trauma  Dr. Margaret Lin
10:15 Sedation of Agitated, Psychotic Patients Dr. James Hardy
10:45 Break  
11:00 Understanding Generational Differences in EM  Dr. Rosny Daniel
11:30 Burns and Smoke Inhalation  Dr. Craig Smollin
12:00 Question and Answers Drs. Margaret Lin, James Hardy, Craig Smollin, and Rosny Daniel
12:30 PM Adjourn  
Saturday, April 18, 2020 
  Moderator – Dr. William Shyy  
 6:00 am Continental Breakfast  
 6:30 Management of Head Bleeds  Dr. Debbie Madhok
 7:00 ALTE/BRUE – Is it All Just Phooey?  Dr. Dina Wallin
 7:30 Blood and Vomit: When Video Airway is Not Enough  Dr. Christopher Colwell
 8:00 Avoiding Intubation: Less Invasive Oxygenation and Ventilation Dr. Peter Deblieux
 8:30 Break  
 8:45 High Risk Cardiac Cases  Dr. Amal Mattu
 9:15 Question and Answers Drs. Amal Mattu, Peter Deblieux, Dina Wallin, Christopher Colwell, and Debbie Madhok
  Moderator – Dr. Dina Wallin  
 9:45 Precipitous Delivery  Dr. Christopher Colwell
10:15 Concussion Update Dr. Debbie Madhok
10:45 Break  
11:00 Diabetic Emergency Case Studies  Dr. James Hardy
11:30 Alcohol Withdrawal Case Studies  Dr. Craig Smollin
12:00 Question and Answers Drs. James Hardy, Craig Smollin, Christopher Colwell, and Debbie Madhok
12:45 PM Adjourn