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24th Annual Scientific Assembly

April 7-11, 2018
Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina - San Diego, CA

Sessions by Topic

MOC Related Sessions

Addiction Medicine

Behavioral Health

Care of Terminally Ill, End-of-Life Care

Child Abuse

Controlled Substance Prescribing

Cultural Competency

Domestic Violence

Infectious Disease

Medical Ethics

Pain Management

Patient Safety

Risk Management

Suicide Assessment, Management

WMD/Bioterrorism

 

See other topics covered at AAEM18.

Sessions marked with "►" are being recorded and will be available on AAEM Online after AAEM18.

 

Addiction Medicine

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(Session 116) New Treatments for DT’s / Alcohol Withdrawal (Precedex, gabapentin, phenobarbital mono therapy, etc) | Bryan Hayes, PharmD ►

Monday, April 9, 2018

(265) Getting High Down on the Farm: Rural America’s Opioid Challenges | Walt Lubbers, MD FAAEM ►

(267) What Happens When the Opioids Stop? | Zachary Repanshek, MD FAAEM ►

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Behavioral Health

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(334) Wellness & Resiliency AFTER Residency | Robert P. Lam, MD FAAEM

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Care of Terminally Ill, End-of-Life Care

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(116) When Enough is Enough ... Transitioning from Resuscitation to Palliative Care | Michael E. Winters, MD FAAEM ►

 

Monday, April 9, 2018

(268) Palliative Care: Manage the Pain | Mari Siegel, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

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Child Abuse

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(414) Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury | Camilo E. Gutiérrez, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

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Controlled Substance Prescribing

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(Plenary) Pain and the Poppy: Managing Pain and Opioid Misuse During an Epidemic | Reuben J. Strayer, MD FRCP FAAEM

Monday, April 9, 2018

(267) What Happens When the Opioids Stop? | Zachary Repanshek, MD FAAEM ►

(268) Palliative Care: Manage the Pain | Mari Siegel, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(412) Discharge This / Dosing of Narcan Opioid Issue | Jeff Lapoint, DO FAAEM

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Cultural Competency

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(117) Muslim Patients and Muslim Colleagues in Your Emergency Department: Myths vs. Truths | Usamah Mossallam, MD FAAEM ►

Monday, April 9, 2018

(217) Microaggressions: Words We’re Watching | Gina M. Blocker, DO FAAEM ►

(265) Work / Life Balance & the Influence of Women in the Emergency Department Workplace | Jennifer Fisher-Repanshek, MD FAAEM ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(318) Translation Services in the Emergency Department | Bernard L. Lopez, MD MS FAAEM ►

(332) Cultural Sensitivity is a Must for Optimal Patient Care – Case Studies | Bernard L. Lopez, MD MS FAAEM
*Small Group Clinic - Limited spots available.

(323) 25 Years of Correctional Medicine Experience | William K. Mallon, MD DTMH FACEP FAAEM ►

(323) Redlining, Redistricting & You | Ryan J. Ribeira, MD MPH ►

(Keynote) On the Frontlines: Understanding Violence in America | Roger A. Mitchell Jr., MD ►

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(413) Know Thyself: Unconscious Bias & Patient Care | Megan Healy, MD FAAEM ►

(Plenary) Avoiding Burnout: Better Living Through Boundaries | Susan R. O'Mara, MD FAAEM ►

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Domestic Violence

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(115) He More Than Just Choked Her: Strangulation for the Emergency Physician | Ralph J. Riviello, MD MS FAAEM and Gael Strack, JD

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Infectious Disease

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(117) Emergency Medicine Docs Debates: Loosely Approximated Wounds, Bursitis Management & Outlining Cellulitis | Julie Vieth, MBChB FAAEM ►

Monday, April 9, 2018

(215) Sepsis in Special Populations | Genese Lamare, MD FAAEM ►

(215) Save the Drugs, Kill the Bugs | Michael S. Pulia, MD MS FAAEM ►

(Plenary) What's New in Pediatrics | Mimi Lu, MD FAAEM ►

(267) Running a Perfect Sepsis Resuscitation ... In the Community Emergency Department Setting | Jack C. Perkins Jr., MD FAAEM ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(315) The Five Biggest Pitfalls in Evaluating Febrile Adult Emergency Department Patients | Jack C. Perkins Jr., MD FAAEM ►

(310) Emergency Dermatology — Essential Rashes to Know | Emily A. Rose, MD FAAP FAAEM FACEP

(333) What's New in Infectious Disease | Nilesh N. Patel, DO FAAEM FACOEP ►

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(411) Deep Throat: Killer Infections of the Oropharynx and Neck | Laura J. Bontempo, MD MEd FAAEM ►

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Medical Ethics

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(Keynote) On the Frontlines: Understanding Violence in America | Roger A. Mitchell Jr., MD ►

(321) Medicine and the Law: Case Illustration | Diana Nordlund, DO JD FACEP FAAEM

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Pain Management

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(105) Pain and the Poppy: Managing Pain and Opioid Misuse During an Epidemic | Reuben J. Strayer, MD FRCP FAAEM ►

(116) When Enough is Enough ... Transitioning from Resuscitation to Palliative Care | Michael E. Winters, MD FAAEM ►

Monday, April 9, 2018

(218) Bigger Isn't Better: Percutaneous Catheter Management of Pneumothorax | Jennifer Fisher-Repanshek, MD FAAEM ►

(218) A Love Affair with Lidocaine | Amy F. Ho, MD ►

(218) Oxygen for All? | Danya Khoujah, MBBS FAAEM ►

(266) K is for Komfort: Ketamine for Pain | Reuben J. Strayer, MD FRCP FAAEM

(267) What Happens When the Opioids Stop? | Zachary Repanshek, MD FAAEM ►

(268) Palliative Care: Manage the Pain | Mari Siegel, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(317) Ultrasound Guided Lower Extremity Nerve Blocks | Ryan C. Gibbons, MD FAAEM
*Small Group Clinic - Advanced registration full. Limited onsite spots available.

(318) What Rib Fractures? A Nerve Block to Manage that Pain in Your ... Side | Mark Magee, MD ►

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(412) Discharge This / Dosing of Narcan Opioid Issue | Jeff Lapoint, DO FAAEM

(413) Sickle Cell Disease: Primum Non Nocere | R. Gentry Wilkerson, MD FAAEM ►

(414) New in Headache Management: Nebulized Lidocaine, Blocks, Magnesium & More! | James Ducharme, MD ►

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Patient Safety

Monday, April 9, 2018

(217) Patient Call Backs (Discharge Phone Calls) | Mark Reiter, MD MBA FAAEM ►

(218) Bigger Isn't Better: Percutaneous Catheter Management of Pneumothorax | Jennifer Fisher-Repanshek, MD FAAEM ►

(268) Making SMART Changes | Howard Blumstein, MD FAAEM ►

(218) Reading the Tea Leaves: End-Tidal CO2 | Haney Mallemat, MD FAAEM ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(318) Crowding of Emergency Departments: This Canary is Trying to Tell Us Our Systems Are Failing | James Ducharme, MD ►

(321) Taming the Beast — Techniques in Managing the Difficult & Hostile Patient | Bruce M. Lo, MD MBA RDMS FAAEM

(331) Holding Back: When & When Not to Intervene | Jose V. Nable, MD FAAEM ►

(332) De-Escalating Agitation | Karen N. Kuehl, MD
*Small Group Clinic - Limited spots available.

(333) Workplace Violence | Karen N. Kuehl, MD ►

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(411) Dazed & Confused? A Review of the NFL Sideline Concussion Assessment | Vaishali R. Patel, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

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Risk Management

Monday, April 9, 2018

(265) How NOT to Protect Yourself From Getting Sued | Paul Danl Kivela, MD MBA FAAEM FACEP ►

(266) Imaging, CT Angiography, Missing Strokes on Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | Wan-Tsu W. Chang, MD FAAEM

(266) Certainty Will Kill | David A. Farcy, MD FAAEM FACEP FCCM

(268) Making SMART Changes | Howard Blumstein, MD FAAEM ►

(268) I Don't Want to Wait | Kraftin E. Schreyer, MD ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(315) The Five Biggest Pitfalls in Evaluating Febrile Adult Emergency Department Patients | Jack C. Perkins Jr., MD FAAEM ►

(316) Intuition & Medical Decision Making | Jonathan Y. Lee, MD and Julie Sullivan, MD FAAEM ►

(318) Insane in the Membrane: Head Injury Myths | Nilesh N. Patel, DO FAAEM FACOEP ►

(321) Taming the Beast — Techniques in Managing the Difficult & Hostile Patient | Bruce M. Lo, MD MBA RDMS FAAEM

(330) Recent Updates in Electrocardiography | Amal Mattu, MD FAAEM ►

(331) Holding Back: When & When Not to Intervene | Jose V. Nable, MD FAAEM ►

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Suicide Assessment, Management

Monday, April 9, 2018

(331) Contracting for Safety is Crap | Loice A. Swisher, MD FAAEM ►

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WMD/Bioterrorism

Saturday, April 7, 2017

(Pre-Conference Course) Tactical Combat Casualty Care for the Civilian Emergency Physician | Jointly provided by USAAEM

Monday, April 9, 2018

(217) When the Disaster Comes to Your Community Emergency Department | Bobby Kapur, MD MPH FAAEM ►

(268) From the Front Line to You | TBA ►

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Other Topics Covered

Abdominal

Cardiovascular

Chief Complaint

Critical care

Cutaneous

EM Careers

EMS

Endo/Metabolic

ENT

Financial

Geriatrics

HEENT

Heme/Onc

Imaging

Immune System

Medicolegal

MSK

Neuro

OB/Gyn

Pediatrics

Pharmacology/Devices

Practice of EM

Procedures

Psych

Pulmonary

Renal

Systemic Infectious

Technology

Thoracic-Respiratory

Trauma

Ultrasound

Wellness

 

See other topics covered at AAEM18.

Sessions marked with "►" are being recorded and will be available on AAEM Online after AAEM18.

 

Abdominal

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(117) Evidence Based Diagnosis of Mesenteric Ischemia | Matthew C. DeLaney, MD FAAEM ►

Monday, April 9, 2018

(268) What's In a Blakemore Kit? | Jeffrey D. Chien, MD FAAEM ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(318) Albumin in SBP: A Missed Opportunity to Save Lives | Richard M. Pescatore, II, DO ►

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(411) Rapid Transit: Five Quick Clinical Gastrointestinal Questions | Michael A. Nitzberg, MD FAAEM ►

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Cardiovascular

Saturday, April 7, 2018

(Pre-Conference Course) Think You Can Interpret An EKG?

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(118) When Pressors Are Not Enough | Harman S. Gill, MD FAAEM ►

(118) Ripping, Tearing, Excruciating: Aortic Dissection. Reduce the Risk That You Will Miss! | Kevin C. Reed, MD FAAEM ►

(118) LVAD Management | Andrew W. Phillips, MD MEd FAAEM ►

Monday, April 9, 2018

(218) Five Things Lead AVR Can Tell Us | Corey M. Slovis, MD FAAEM FACP FACEP ►

(Plenary) Keeping Up With the Literature: Resuscitation | Corey M. Slovis, MD FAAEM FACP FACEP ►

(268) Outpatient Management of AFib | Susy Demeester, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(315) Myocardial Infarctions: Complex, Subtle & Almost Invisible | Jerry W. Jones, MD FAAEM ►

(317) Transvenous Pacer | Siamak Moayedi, MD FAAEM
*Small Group Clinic - Advanced registration full. Limited onsite spots available.

(318) Insulin: The Vasopressor of Choice for Toxin-Induced Cardiogenic Shock? | Erica M. Simon, DO MHA ►

(322) Basic Echocardiogram Lab | Siamak Moayedi, MD FAAEM
*Small Group Clinic - Advanced registration full. Limited onsite spots available.

(320) Stiff or Floppy — When Valves Get Sloppy | Maite A. Huis in 't Veld, MD ►

(330) Going Too Fast in the ICU? Tachycardia in the Critically Ill Patient | Peter M.C. DeBlieux, MD FAAEM ►

(330) Recent Updates in Electrocardiography | Amal Mattu, MD FAAEM ►

(331) Sudden Interrupted Death! A Practical Bedside Approach to Syncope | Michael L. Epter, DO FAAEM ►

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(Plenary) Emergency Cardiology Literature Update: The Articles You've Got to Know! | Amal Mattu, MD FAAEM ►

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Chief Complaint

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(315) The Five Biggest Pitfalls in Evaluating Febrile Adult Emergency Department Patients | Jack C. Perkins Jr., MD FAAEM ►

(331) Sudden Interrupted Death! A Practical Bedside Approach to Syncope | Michael L. Epter, DO FAAEM ►

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Critical Care

Saturday, April 7, 2018

(Pre-Conference Course) Resuscitation for Emergency Physicians (Two Day Course)

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(116) When Enough is Enough ... Transitioning from Resuscitation to Palliative Care | Michael E. Winters, MD FAAEM

(118) When Pressors Are Not Enough | Harman S. Gill, MD FAAEM ►

(118) Ripping, Tearing, Excruciating: Aortic Dissection. Reduce the Risk That You Will Miss! | Kevin C. Reed, MD FAAEM ►

Monday, April 9, 2018

(200) Don't Make Me Blue! Mechanical Ventilation Choices in the Emergency Department that Change Outcomes | Peter M.C. DeBlieux, MD FAAEM ►

(215) Sepsis in Special Populations | Genese Lamare, MD FAAEM ►

(218) The Extended Rapid Ultrasound in Shock (eRUSH) Exam: A Quick and Dirty Review | David Riley, MD MSc RDMS FAAEM

(218) Vitamin C Sepsis Controversies | Genese Lamare, MD FAAEM ►

(Plenary) Critical Care Year in Review | Haney Mallemat, MD FAAEM ►

(Plenary) Keeping Up With the Literature: Resuscitation | Corey M. Slovis, MD FAAEM FACP FACEP ►

(267) To Bleed or Not to Bleed: Hematologic Disasters for the Emergency Physician | Matthew P. Borloz, MD FAAEM ►

(267) Running a Perfect Sepsis Resuscitation ... In the Community Emergency Department Setting | Jack C. Perkins Jr., MD FAAEM ►

(268) What's In a Blakemore Kit? | Jeffrey D. Chien, MD FAAEM ►

(268) Trach Emergencies: When Breathing Through Your Neck Goes Bad | Laura J. Bontempo, MD MEd FAAEM ►

(268) Procalcitonin in the Emergency Department: Just Hype or the Real Deal? | Michael S. Pulia, MD MS FAAEM ►

(268) A Rush of Blood to the Head: Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, The Who, When, Where and How | Jason Hine, MD ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(Plenary) Keeping Up With the Literature: Knowledge Translation 2018 | Ryan P. Radecki, MD MS ►

(318) Insulin: The Vasopressor of Choice for Toxin-Induced Cardiogenic Shock? | Erica M. Simon, DO MHA ►

(323) The Pearls & Pitfalls of Emergency Department Mechanical Ventilation | Ani Aydin, MD FAAEM ►

(330) Going Too Fast in the ICU? Tachycardia in the Critically Ill Patient | Peter M.C. DeBlieux, MD FAAEM ►

(333) What's New in Infectious Disease | Nilesh N. Patel, DO FAAEM FACOEP ►

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Cutaneous

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(330) Emergency Dermatology — Essential Rashes to Know | Emily A. Rose, MD FAAP FAAEM FACEP ►

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EM Careers

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(115) Building Resiliency in Emergency: Science and What Mom Already Told You | Christopher I. Doty, MD FAAEM

Monday, April 9, 2018

(265) Work / Life Balance & the Influence of Women in the Emergency Department Workplace | Jennifer Fisher-Repanshek, MD FAAEM ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(319) Nuts & Bolts: Formulating Your Resume, CV & Promotion Portfolio | Megan Healy, MD FAAEM

(319) Job Interviewing Like a Professional | Mark Reiter, MD MBA FAAEM

(319) Evaluating Job Opportunities: Making the Right Choice | Andy Walker III, MD FAAEM

(319) *Rolling in the Dough: Financial Management After Residency | Joel M. Schofer, MD MBA CPE FAAEM (*this session is not eligible for CME)

(324) Contract Negotiation: The Hidden Secrets | Larry D. Weiss, MD JD MAAEM FAAEM

(324) Come Prepared: Arriving at Your New Job | Jonathan S. Jones, MD FAAEM

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(Plenary) Avoiding Burnout: Better Living Through Boundaries | Susan R. O'Mara, MD FAAEM ►

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EMS

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(414) Novel Prehospital Protocols Affecting Patients Coming to Your Emergency Department | Jose V. Nable, MD FAAEM ►

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Endo/Metabolic

Monday, April 9, 2018

(218) Settling Controversies in the Management of Hyperkalemia: A Focus on Calcium and Insulin | Bryan Hayes, PharmD ►

(218) Hypercalcemia of Malignancy: Scary But Common | William Goldenberg, MD FAAEM ►

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ENT

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(316) The Big 3 of Vertigo: A Concise and Practical Approach to the Undifferentiated Vertigo Patient | Peter Johns, MD FRCPC ►

(317) Tips & Tricks: Performing the Epley Maneuver and HINTS Plus Exam Peter Johns, MD FAAEM FRCP
*Small Group Clinic - Advanced registration full. Limited onsite spots available.

(322) No ENT Required: Advanced Epistaxis Management | Damon R. Kuehl, MD
*Small Group Clinic - Advanced registration full. Limited onsite spots available.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(411) Deep Throat: Killer Infections of the Oropharynx and Neck | Laura J. Bontempo, MD MEd FAAEM ►

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Financial

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(316) Personal Finance — What's New in 2018? | Joel M. Schofer, MD MBA CPE FAAEM ►

(319) *Rolling in the Dough: Financial Management After Residency | Joel M. Schofer, MD MBA CPE FAAEM (*this session is not eligible for CME)

(334) Business of EM — Patient Satisfaction, Metrics, RVUs | Mark Reiter, MD MBA FAAEM

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Geriatrics

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(116) When Enough is Enough ... Transitioning from Resuscitation to Palliative Care | Michael E. Winters, MD FAAEM

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HEENT

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(115) He More Than Just Choked Her: Strangulation for the Emergency Physician | Ralph J. Riviello, MD MS FAAEM and Gael Strack, JD

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Heme/Onc

Saturday, April 7, 2018

(Pre-Conference Course) Tactical Combat Casualty Care for the Civilian Emergency Physician | Jointly provided by USAAEM

Monday, April 9, 2018

(218) Hypercalcemia of Malignancy: Scary But Common | William Goldenberg, MD FAAEM ►

(267) To Bleed or Not to Bleed: Hematologic Disasters for the Emergency Physician | Matthew P. Borloz, MD FAAEM ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(320) Heme-Onc Emergencies: We Can Do Something About Them | Molly K. Estes, MD ►

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(413) Sickle Cell Disease: Primum Non Nocere | R. Gentry Wilkerson, MD FAAEM ►

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Imaging

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(117) Evidence Based Diagnosis of Mesenteric Ischemia | Matthew C. DeLaney, MD FAAEM ►

Monday, April 9, 2018

(266) Imaging, CT Angiography, Missing Strokes on Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | Wan-Tsu W. Chang, MD FAAEM

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(318) Retrocardiac Anatomy and the Chest X-Ray: A Flock of Birds | William K. Mallon, MD DTMH, FACEP FAAEM ►

(333) Concern for Spinal Epidural Abscess: Do You Always Do an MRI? | Michael C. Bond, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

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Immune System

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(318) Immunotherapy: Not Your Father's Cancer Treatment | Sarah B. Dubbs, MD FAAEM ►

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Medicolegal

Monday, April 9, 2018

(265) How NOT to Protect Yourself From Getting Sued | Paul Danl Kivela, MD MBA FAAEM FACEP ►

(266) Certainty Will Kill | David A. Farcy, MD FAAEM FACEP FCCM

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(321) Medicine and the Law: Case Illustration | Diana Nordlund, DO JD FACEP FAAEM

(324) Health Policy That Will Affect You | Matthew B. Hoekstra

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MSK

Saturday, April 7, 2017

(Pre-Conference Course) Tactical Combat Casualty Care for the Civilian Emergency Physician | Jointly provided by USAAEM

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(117) Emergency Medicine Docs Debates: Loosely Approximated Wounds, Bursitis Management & Outlining Cellulitis | Julie Vieth, MBChB FAAEM ►

Monday, April 9, 2018

(216) Fracture Reduction | Damon R. Kuehl, MD

(218) A Love Affair with Lidocaine | Amy F. Ho, MD ►

(218) The Broken Blade | Loice A. Swisher, MD FAAEM ►

(268) Shoulder Sonography: Identifying Dislocations and Reductions at the Bedside | Michael Gottlieb, MD RDMS ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(315) You Can't Miss These! Musculoskeletal Injuries with Radiographic Subtleties | Michael L. Epter, DO FAAEM ►

(317) Ultrasound Guided Lower Extremity Nerve Blocks | Ryan C. Gibbons, MD FAAEM
*Small Group Clinic - Advanced registration full. Limited onsite spots available.

(320) Hand and Wrist Injuries — Do I Need an Ortho Consult? | Michael C. Bond, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

(322) Ultrasound Guided Forearm Nerve Blocks | Ryan C. Gibbons, MD FAAEM
*Small Group Clinic - Advanced registration full. Limited onsite spots available.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(411) Dazed & Confused? A Review of the NFL Sideline Concussion Assessment | Vaishali R. Patel, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

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Neuro

Monday, April 9, 2018

(215) Important Pediatric Neurologic Emergencies | Emily A. Rose, MD FAAP FAAEM FACEP ►

(216) Discharge This Neuro Edition: TIA, New-Onset Seizure, Days Old Stroke | Wan-Tsu W. Chang, MD FAAEM

(218) Oxygen for All? | Danya Khoujah, MBBS FAAEM ►

(266) Imaging, CT Angiography, Missing Strokes on Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | Wan-Tsu W. Chang, MD FAAEM

(268) A Rush of Blood to the Head: Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, The Who, When, Where and How | Jason Hine, MD ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(316) The Big 3 of Vertigo: A Concise and Practical Approach to the Undifferentiated Vertigo Patient | Peter Johns, MD FRCPC ►

(317) Tips & Tricks: Performing the Epley Maneuver and HINTS Plus Exam | Peter Johns, MD FAAEM FRCP
*Small Group Clinic - Advanced registration full. Limited onsite spots available.

(318) Insane in the Membrane: Head Injury Myths | Nilesh N. Patel, DO FAAEM FACOEP ►

(333) Concern for Spinal Epidural Abscess: Do You Always Do an MRI? | Michael C. Bond, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(411) Dazed & Confused? A Review of the NFL Sideline Concussion Assessment | Vaishali R. Patel, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

(414) Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury | Camilo E. Gutiérrez, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

(414) New in Headache Management: Nebulized Lidocaine, Blocks, Magnesium & More! | James Ducharme, MD ►

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OBGYN

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(115) Nowhere Near Labor & Delivery: Community Obstetrics | Joelle Borhart, MD FAAEM FACEP

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Pediatrics

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(116) Dry Drowning is Not a Thing — And Other Pediatric Myths | Mimi Lu, MD FAAEM

Monday, April 9, 2018

(Plenary) What's New in Pediatrics | Mimi Lu, MD FAAEM ►

(215) Important Pediatric Neurologic Emergencies | Emily A. Rose, MD FAAP FAAEM FACEP ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(318) Managing the Pediatric Airway - Not Small Adults | Camilo E. Gutiérrez, MD FACEP FAAEM ►

(318) One Pill Can Kill: Pediatric Poisonings | Vaishali Patel, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(414) Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury | Camilo E. Gutiérrez, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

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Pharmacology/Devices

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(Plenary) Pain and the Poppy: Managing Pain and Opioid Misuse During an Epidemic | Reuben J. Strayer, MD FRCP FAAEM

(116) Beyond Benzodiazepines for Severe Ethanol Withdrawal | Bryan Hayes, PharmD

(118) LVAD Management | Andrew W. Phillips, MD MEd FAAEM ►

Monday, April 9, 2018

(215) Save the Drugs, Kill the Bugs | Michael S. Pulia, MD MS FAAEM ►

(218) A Love Affair with Lidocaine | Amy F. Ho, MD ►

(218) Oxygen for All? | Danya Khoujah, MBBS FAAEM ►

(218) Vitamin C Sepsis Controversies | Genese Lamare, MD FAAEM ►

(218) Reading the Tea Leaves: End-Tidal CO2 | Haney Mallemat, MD FAAEM ►

(265) Getting High Down on the Farm: Rural America’s Opioid Challenges | Walt Lubbers, MD FAAEM ►

(266) K is for Komfort: Ketamine for Pain | Reuben J. Strayer, MD FRCP FAAEM

(267) What Happens When the Opioids Stop? | Zachary Repanshek, MD FAAEM ►

(268) Palliative Care: Manage the Pain | Mari Siegel, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

(268) From the Front Line to You | TBA ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(317) Transvenous Pacer | Siamak Moayedi, MD FAAEM
*Small Group Clinic - Advanced registration full. Limited onsite spots available.

(318) Albumin in SBP: A Missed Opportunity to Save Lives | Richard M. Pescatore, II, DO ►

(318) Immunotherapy: Not Your Father's Cancer Treatment | Sarah B. Dubbs, MD FAAEM ►

(318) Insulin: The Vasopressor of Choice for Toxin-Induced Cardiogenic Shock? | Erica M. Simon, DO MHA ►

(318) Insane in the Membrane: Head Injury Myths | Nilesh N. Patel, DO FAAEM FACOEP ►

(321) Traumacology: Drugs for the Trauma Bay | Rahul Bhat, MD FAAEM

(322) Basic Echocardiogram Lab | Siamak Moayedi, MD FAAEM
*Small Group Clinic - Advanced registration full. Limited onsite spots available.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(412) Discharge This / Dosing of Narcan Opioid Issue | Jeff Lapoint, DO FAAEM

(414) New in Headache Management: Nebulized Lidocaine, Blocks, Magnesium & More! | James Ducharme, MD ►

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Practice of EM

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(Plenary) Pain and the Poppy: Managing Pain and Opioid Misuse During an Epidemic | Reuben J. Strayer, MD FRCP FAAEM

Monday, April 9, 2018

(331) Contracting for Safety is Crap | Loice A. Swisher, MD FAAEM ►

(217) When the Disaster Comes to Your Community Emergency Department | Bobby Kapur, MD MPH FAAEM ►

(217) Patient Call Backs (Discharge Phone Calls) | Mark Reiter, MD MBA FAAEM ►

(218) Reading the Tea Leaves: End-Tidal CO2 | Haney Mallemat, MD FAAEM ►

(266) Certainty Will Kill | David A. Farcy, MD FAAEM FACEP FCCM

(268) Making SMART Changes | Howard Blumstein, MD FAAEM ►

(268) Procalcitonin in the Emergency Department: Just Hype or the Real Deal? | Michael S. Pulia, MD MS FAAEM ►

(268) I Don't Want to Wait | Kraftin E. Schreyer, MD ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(Plenary) Keeping Up With the Literature: Knowledge Translation 2018 | Ryan P. Radecki, MD MS ►

(Keynote) On the Frontlines: Understanding Violence in America | Roger A. Mitchell Jr., MD ►

(315) The Five Biggest Pitfalls in Evaluating Febrile Adult Emergency Department Patients | Jack C. Perkins Jr., MD FAAEM ►

(316) Intuition & Medical Decision Making | Jonathan Y. Lee, MD and Julie Sullivan, MD FAAEM ►

(317) Tips & Tricks: Performing the Epley Maneuver and HINTS Plus Exam | Peter Johns, MD FAAEM FRCP
*Small Group Clinic - Advanced registration full. Limited onsite spots available.

(318) Dealing With Stress of a Bad Outcome: Are You a Second Victim? | Robert P. Lam, MD FAAEM ►

(318) Crowding of Emergency Departments: This Canary is Trying to Tell Us Our Systems Are Failing | James Ducharme, MD ►

(318) What Rib Fractures? A Nerve Block to Manage that Pain in Your ... Side | Mark Magee, MD ►

(318) Translation Services in the Emergency Department | Bernard L. Lopez, MD MS FAAEM ►

(319) Nuts & Bolts: Formulating Your Resume, CV & Promotion Portfolio | Megan Healy, MD FAAEM

(319) Job Interviewing Like a Professional | Mark Reiter, MD MBA FAAEM

(319) Evaluating Job Opportunities: Making the Right Choice | Andy Walker III, MD FAAEM

(319) *Rolling in the Dough: Financial Management After Residency | Joel M. Schofer, MD MBA CPE FAAEM (*this session is not eligible for CME)

(321) Traumacology: Drugs for the Trauma Bay | Rahul Bhat, MD FAAEM

(321) Taming the Beast — Techniques in Managing the Difficult & Hostile Patient | Bruce M. Lo, MD MBA RDMS FAAEM

(321) Medicine and the Law: Case Illustration | Diana Nordlund, DO JD FACEP FAAEM

(322) No ENT Required: Advanced Epistaxis Management | Damon R. Kuehl, MD
*Small Group Clinic - Advanced registration full. Limited onsite spots available.

(323) 25 Years of Correctional Medicine Experience | William K. Mallon, MD DTMH FACEP FAAEM ►

(324) Contract Negotiation: The Hidden Secrets | Larry D. Weiss, MD JD MAAEM FAAEM

(324) Come Prepared: Arriving at Your New Job | Jonathan S. Jones, MD FAAEM

(324) Health Policy That Will Affect You | Matthew B. Hoekstra

(331) Holding Back: When & When Not to Intervene | Jose V. Nable, MD FAAEM ►

(331) Observation Protocols | Susy Demeester, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

(332) Cultural Sensitivity is a Must for Optimal Patient Care – Case Studies | Bernard L. Lopez, MD MS FAAEM
*Small Group Clinic - Limited spots available.

(333) Workplace Violence | Karen N. Kuehl, MD ►

(334) Novel Job Demands: Freestanding EDs, Telemedicine, Supervision of APPS, Coverage of Inpatient Units | Robert M. McNamara, MD MAAEM FAAEM

(334) Business of EM — Patient Satisfaction, Metrics, RVUs | Mark Reiter, MD MBA FAAEM

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(Plenary) Avoiding Burnout: Better Living Through Boundaries | Susan R. O'Mara, MD FAAEM ►

(412) Getting Rid of the Bottlenecks in Your Emergency Department | Joseph R. Twanmoh, MD MBA FAAEM

(412) Discharge This / Dosing of Narcan Opioid Issue | Jeff Lapoint, DO FAAEM

(413) How We Get it Wrong in the ED: Myth, Bias & Lies My Medical School Taught Me | Richard Byrne, MD FAAEM ►

(413) Know Thyself: Unconscious Bias & Patient Care | Megan Healy, MD FAAEM ►

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Procedures

Monday, April 8, 2018

(216) Fracture Reduction | Damon R. Kuehl, MD

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Psych

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(116) Beyond Benzodiazepines for Severe Ethanol Withdrawal | Bryan Hayes, PharmD

Monday, April 9, 2018

(331) Contracting for Safety is Crap | Loice A. Swisher, MD FAAEM ►

(217) Microaggressions: Words We’re Watching | Gina M. Blocker, DO FAAEM ►

(265) Getting High Down on the Farm: Rural America’s Opioid Challenges | Walt Lubbers, MD FAAEM ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(321) Taming the Beast — Techniques in Managing the Difficult & Hostile Patient | Bruce M. Lo, MD MBA RDMS FAAEM

(332) De-Escalating Agitation | Karen N. Kuehl, MD
*Small Group Clinic - Limited spots available.

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Pulmonary

Monday, April 9, 2018

(Plenary) Don't Make Me Blue! Mechanical Ventilation Choices in the Emergency Department that Change Outcomes | Peter M.C. DeBlieux, MD FAAEM ►

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Renal

Monday, April 8, 2018

(218) Settling Controversies in the Management of Hyperkalemia: A Focus on Calcium and Insulin | Bryan Hayes, PharmD ►

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Systemic Infectious

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(117) Emergency Medicine Docs Debates: Loosely Approximated Wounds, Bursitis Management & Outlining Cellulitis | Julie Vieth, MBChB FAAEM ►

Monday, April 9, 2018

(Plenary) What's New in Pediatrics | Mimi Lu, MD FAAEM ►

(215) Sepsis in Special Populations | Genese Lamare, MD FAAEM ►

(215) Save the Drugs, Kill the Bugs | Michael S. Pulia, MD MS FAAEM ►

(218) Vitamin C Sepsis Controversies | Genese Lamare, MD FAAEM ►

(267) Running a Perfect Sepsis Resuscitation ... In the Community Emergency Department Setting | Jack C. Perkins Jr., MD FAAEM ►

(268) Procalcitonin in the Emergency Department: Just Hype or the Real Deal? | Michael S. Pulia, MD MS FAAEM ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(315) The Five Biggest Pitfalls in Evaluating Febrile Adult Emergency Department Patients | Jack C. Perkins Jr., MD FAAEM ►

(330) Emergency Dermatology — Essential Rashes to Know | Emily A. Rose, MD FAAP FAAEM FACEP ►

(333) Concern for Spinal Epidural Abscess: Do You Always Do an MRI? | Michael C. Bond, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

(333) What's New in Infectious Disease | Nilesh N. Patel, DO FAAEM FACOEP ►

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(411) Deep Throat: Killer Infections of the Oropharynx and Neck | Laura J. Bontempo, MD MEd FAAEM ►

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Technology

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(318) Translation Services in the Emergency Department | Bernard L. Lopez, MD MS FAAEM ►

(332) Going Digital: Twitter Basics for Emergency Physicians & Navigating FOAMed | Zachary Repanshek, MD FAAEM
*Small Group Clinic - Advanced registration full. Limited onsite spots available.

(334) Novel Job Demands: Freestanding EDs, Telemedicine, Supervision of APPS, Coverage of Inpatient Units | Robert M. McNamara, MD MAAEM FAAEM

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Thoracic-Respiratory

Monday, April 9, 2018

(218) Bigger Isn't Better: Percutaneous Catheter Management of Pneumothorax | Jennifer Fisher-Repanshek, MD FAAEM ►

(218) Reading the Tea Leaves: End-Tidal CO2 | Haney Mallemat, MD FAAEM ►

(268) Trach Emergencies: When Breathing Through Your Neck Goes Bad | Laura J. Bontempo, MD MEd FAAEM ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(318) Retrocardiac Anatomy and the Chest X-Ray: A Flock of Birds | William K. Mallon, MD DTMH, FACEP FAAEM ►

(318) Managing the Pediatric Airway - Not Small Adults | Camilo E. Gutiérrez, MD FACEP FAAEM ►

(323) The Pearls & Pitfalls of Emergency Department Mechanical Ventilation | Ani Aydin, MD FAAEM ►

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Trauma

Saturday, April 7, 2018

(Pre-Conference Course) Tactical Combat Casualty Care for the Civilian Emergency Physician | Jointly provided by USAAEM

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(115) He More Than Just Choked Her: Strangulation for the Emergency Physician | Ralph J. Riviello, MD MS FAAEM and Gael Strack, JD

(116) Dry Drowning is Not a Thing — And Other Pediatric Myths | Mimi Lu, MD FAAEM

(117) Emergency Medicine Docs Debates: Loosely Approximated Wounds, Bursitis Management & Outlining Cellulitis | Julie Vieth, MBChB FAAEM ►

Monday, April 9, 2018

(217) When the Disaster Comes to Your Community Emergency Department | Bobby Kapur, MD MPH FAAEM ►

(218) A Love Affair with Lidocaine | Amy F. Ho, MD ►

(218) Bigger Isn't Better: Percutaneous Catheter Management of Pneumothorax | Jennifer Fisher-Repanshek, MD FAAEM ►

(218) The Broken Blade | Loice A. Swisher, MD FAAEM ►

(267) To Bleed or Not to Bleed: Hematologic Disasters for the Emergency Physician | Matthew P. Borloz, MD FAAEM ►

(268) From the Front Line to You | TBA ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(Keynote) On the Frontlines: Understanding Violence in America | Roger A. Mitchell Jr., MD ►

(315) You Can't Miss These! Musculoskeletal Injuries with Radiographic Subtleties | Michael L. Epter, DO FAAEM ►

(317) Ultrasound Guided Lower Extremity Nerve Blocks | Ryan C. Gibbons, MD FAAEM*
*Small Group Clinic - Advanced registration full. Limited onsite spots available.

(318) What Rib Fractures? A Nerve Block to Manage that Pain in Your ... Side | Mark Magee, MD ►

(318) Insane in the Membrane: Head Injury Myths | Nilesh N. Patel, DO FAAEM FACOEP ►

(320) Hand and Wrist Injuries — Do I Need an Ortho Consult? | Michael C. Bond, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

(321) Traumacology: Drugs for the Trauma Bay | Rahul Bhat, MD FAAEM

(331) Holding Back: When & When Not to Intervene | Jose V. Nable, MD FAAEM ►

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(414) Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury | Camilo E. Gutiérrez, MD FAAEM FACEP ►

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Ultrasound

Saturday, April 7, 2018

(Pre-Conference Course) Ultrasound – Beginner

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(Pre-Conference Course) Ultrasound – Advanced

Monday, April 9, 2018

(218) The Extended Rapid Ultrasound in Shock (eRUSH) Exam: A Quick and Dirty Review | David Riley, MD MSc RDMS FAAEM ►

(268) Shoulder Sonography: Identifying Dislocations and Reductions at the Bedside | Michael Gottlieb, MD RDMS ►

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(317) Ultrasound Guided Lower Extremity Nerve Blocks | Ryan C. Gibbons, MD FAAEM
*Small Group Clinic - Advanced registration full. Limited onsite spots available.

(322) Ultrasound Guided Forearm Nerve Blocks | Ryan C. Gibbons, MD FAAEM
*Small Group Clinic - Advanced registration full. Limited onsite spots available.

(322) Basic Echocardiogram Lab | Siamak Moayedi, MD FAAEM
*Small Group Clinic - Advanced registration full.

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Wellness

Sunday, April 8, 2018

(115) Building Resiliency in Emergency: Science and What Mom Already Told You | Christopher I. Doty, MD FAAEM

Monday, April 9, 2018

(265) Work / Life Balance & the Influence of Women in the Emergency Department Workplace | Jennifer Fisher-Repanshek, MD FAAEM

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

(316) Personal Finance — What's New in 2018? | Joel M. Schofer, MD MBA CPE FAAEM

(318) Dealing With Stress of a Bad Outcome: Are You a Second Victim? | Robert P. Lam, MD FAAEM

(333) Workplace Violence | Karen N. Kuehl, MD (334) Wellness & Resiliency AFTER Residency | Robert P. Lam, MD FAAEM

(334) Wellness & Resiliency AFTER Residency | Robert P. Lam, MD FAAEM

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

(413) Know Thyself: Unconscious Bias & Patient Care | Megan Healy, MD FAAEM

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