AAEMLa Residents’ Day and Annual Meeting

Description: Attend the AAEMLa Resident’s Day at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center to engage in discussion on important clinical topics and current emergency medicine issues with local experts.

Theme: Worst Case Scenarios

Download the AAEMLa23 Flyer for all event details.

Full Schedule

7:30am-7:45am: Breakfast* (in the lobby)

7:45am-8:00am: Welcome 
Deborah D. Fletcher, MD FAAEM, AAEMLa Past President

8:00am-8:30am: AAEM President Update 
Jonathan Jones, MD FAAEM, AAEM President

8:30am-8:55am: Airway Nightmares 
Peter M.C. DeBlieux, MD FAAEM, LSU New Orleans

8:55am-9:20am: Recognizing and Managing Acute Decompensated Right Heart Failure in the ED 
Michael H. Truax, Jr., MD FAAEM LSU Baton Rouge

9:20am-9:45am: Can’t-Miss Radiology Images/Knowledge 
Christopher J. Wolcott, MD FAAEM LSU Shreveport

9:45am-10:00am: Break*

10:00am-10:25am: Obstetric Emergencies 
Nicole S. McCoin, MD FAAEM Ochsner New Orleans

10:25am-10:50am: The Critical Pediatric Patient 
Anna McFarlin, MD FAAEM FAAP LSU New Orleans

10:50am-11:15am: Managing Major Bioweapon/Chemical Agent/Environmental/Tox Emergencies 
Ann Arens, MD Ochsner New Orleans

11:15am-11:40am: The Threat of Cyber Attacks on your ED 
Scott Mackey, DO New Orleans VA

11:40am-12:00pm: Closing Remarks* 
Deborah D. Fletcher, MD FAAEM, AAEMLa Past President

12:00pm-12:30pm: Karl Storz SE & Co. Presentation and Lunch

12:30pm-1:30pm: Chapter Division Meeting* 
Deborah D. Fletcher, MD FAAEM, Past AAEMLa President

*CME is not available for this session

Registration Information

Residents’ Day Highlights
• AAEMLa members paid through 2024 receive free registration to meeting!
• Connect with Louisiana physicians, residents and students in person, at a LSU campus, or virtually.

Registration Rates
AAEMLa Members:
• Physician (ABEM/AOBEM Certified): FREE*
• Associate (Not ABEM/AOBEM Certified): FREE*
• Resident: FREE
• Student: FREE
*AAEMLa members through 12/31/2024

• Physician (ABEM/AOBEM Certified): $125
• Associate (Not ABEM/AOBEM Certified): $75
• Resident: FREE
• Student: FREE
• Allied Health: $25
• Non-Physician Delegate: $25

**Registration for the Resident’s Day will include Louisiana Chapter Division membership through 12/31/2024.


Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM) and the Louisiana Chapter Division of AAEM (AAEMLa). AAEM is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement
The American Academy of Emergency Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosures of Financial Relationships
The American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM) endorses the guidelines for continuing medical education programs as set forth in the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Accreditation Criteria, the Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, and Accreditation Policies. AAEM maintains control over the development of its educational programs and the selection of topics and presenters.

A full disclosure of relevant financial relationships is required of all faculty members and the presence of any such relationship will be reported to all program attendees. In accordance with these policies, AAEM would like to make the following information known to all course participants.

No speakers, planning committee members, or staff disclosed a relevant financial relationship.