Schedule

  *Session times, topics and speakers are subject to change  |  View track descriptions
  Session 101: Toxicology I
  Moderator(s):
  08:00-08:30
 
Smoke Inhalation: Who Do You Blame? Carbon Monoxide, Cyanide or Both?
Stephen W. Borron, MD MS FAAEM (United States)
  08:30-09:00
 
Game of Thrones Toxicology
Kathryn T. Kopec, DO FAAEM (United States)
  09:00-09:30
 
Challenging Drug-induced Dysrhythmias
William Kerns II, MD (United States)
  Session 102: Cardiology I
  Moderator(s):
  08:00-08:30
 
STEMI Equivalent Presentations
Susan P. Torrey, MD FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  08:30-09:00
 
EKG Findings You Can Not Miss
Kevin H. Beier, MD FAAEM (United States)
  09:00-09:30
 
Pulmonary Embolism - Sub-Segmental PE: To Treat or Not to Treat?
Adam J Singer, MD FACEP (United States)
  Session 103: Behavioral Health
  Moderator(s):
  08:00-08:15
 
Managing Suicidal Ideation in Emergency Department Setting
Leslie S. Zun, MD MBA FAAEM (United States)
  08:15-08:30
 
Psychiatric Disorders that Can Kill
Leslie S. Zun, MD MBA FAAEM (United States)
  08:30-08:45
 
Best Practices in the Evaluation and Treatment of Acute Agitation
Scott Zeller, MD (United States)
  08:45-09:00
 
Suicide Risk Across the Globe
Gregory Luke Larkin, MD MS MA MSPH FACEP (United States)
  09:00-09:15
 
Tools for Wellness
Mary Jo Wagner, MD (United States)
  09:15-09:30
 
Dealing with Disappointment: Picking Up the Pieces When Things Go Wrong
Miriam Kulkarni, MD FAAEM (United States)
  Session 104: Breve Dulce I (Trauma)
  Moderator(s):
  08:00-08:10
 
Massive Transfusion in Hemorrhagic Shock
Edward P. Sloan, MD MPH FAAEM (United States)
  08:10-08:20
 
High Risk Injuries that Can't Be Missed
Michael C. Bond, MD FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  08:20-08:30
 
Hypertensive Resuscitation in Trauma: What's New?
William Bickell, MD (United States)
  08:30-08:40
 
Traumatic Cardiac Arrest. Where to Start?
Danish M. Sami, MBBS MRCS FRCEM (United Arab Emirates)
  08:40-08:50
 
Management of Hemorrhagic Shock in a War Trauma Centre
Kristina Höschlová, MD (Czech Republic)
  08:50-09:00 TBA
  09:00-09:10
 
Trauma Management in Golden Hour. ABC or C ABC?
Omar Ghazanfar, MD (United Arab Emirates)
  09:10-09:20
 
US Civilian and Department of Defense Trauma Training Collaborative; New Directions
Michael E. Lekawa, MD FACs (United States)
  09:20-09:30
 
Trauma Management in Difficult Mountain Environment
Kristina Höschlová, MD (Czech Republic)
  Session 105: Breve Dulce II (Varied Topics)
  Moderator(s):
  08:00-08:10
 
Emergency Medicine in Colombia, Challenges of Post Conflict
Grace Nathaly Vargas, MD (Colombia)
  08:10-08:20 Urgent Care: An Option for Emergency Physician?
Anumeha Singh, MD FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  08:20-08:30
 
It’s Not Always Dehydration: A Focused Evaluation in the Marathon Tent
Miguel F. Agrait-González, MD FAAEM (United States)
  08:30-08:40
 
Stroke: Time is Brain
Dov Frankel, MD MSc FACEP (United States)
  08:40-08:50
 
Injury and Opioid Abuse Emergency Department Patients
Soheil Saadat, MD MPH PhD (United States)
  08:50-09:00
 
You Don't Know … Myofascial Pain in the Emergency Department
Carlos J. Roldan, MD FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  09:00-09:10
 
Self-directed Medical Simulation: Take a Chance Today and You Won’t Regret Tomorrow
Zilvinas Dambrauskas, MD PhD (Lithuania)
  09:10-09:20

 
Beta Blockers Utilization in VT (ventricular tachycardia) / VF (ventricular fibrillation ) Arrest, and Double Sequential Defibrillation
Yanina Purim-Shem-Tov, MD MS FACEP (United States)
  09:20-09:30

 
Establishing Total Quality Management Program for Emergency Medical Services (EMS): The Success Story of the Lebanese Red Cross
Shawky S. Amineeddine, MD (Lebanon)
  Session 106: Oral Research Abstracts A
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 107: Oral Research Abstracts B
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 108: Toxicology II
  Moderator(s):
  09:45-10:00 TBA
  10:00-10:15
 
Animal Bites: Should I Worry about Rabies?
Natasha Brown, MD (United States)
  10:15-10:30
 
Assassination of Alexander Litvinenko
Ziad N. Kazzi, MD FAAEM FACMT FAACT (United States)
  10:30-10:45
 
Heroes and Villains: Antidotes in Toxic Cardiac Arrest
Naren Gunja, MD MS FACEM FACMT (Australia)
  10:45-11:00
 
New Drug of Abuse: Tianeptine
Tharwat El Zahran, MD (Lebanon)
  11:00-11:15
 
Oximes? I Have Not Used Any in a Decade!
Ashish Bhalla, MD (India)
  Session 109: Cardiology II
  Moderator(s):
  09:45-10:15
 
Rational Approach to Diagnosis and Management of Wide Complex Tachycardia
William Brady, MD FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  10:15-10:45

 
High Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin Assays: How They are Being Used Across the World for the Evaluation of Patients with Suspected Acute Coronary Syndromes
Richard M. Nowak, MD (United States)
  10:45-11:15
 
It's Not a NSTEMI (Non-ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction)
Joanne Williams, MD MAAEM FAAEM (United States)
  Session 110: Obstetrics and Gynecology
  Moderator(s):
  09:45-10:15
 
Critical Illness and Injury in Pregnancy
Judith E. Tintinalli, MD MS FAAEM (United States)
  10:15-10:30
 
It's a Baby! Emergency Delivery in the Emergency Department
Julie Vieth, MBChB FAAEM (United States)
  10:30-10:45
 
Patterns of Domestic and Sexual Violence
Ralph J. Riviello, MD MS FAAEM (United States)
  10:45-11:15
 
Early Pregnancy Bleeding
Diyaa Nawar, MD (Saudi Arabia)
  Session 111: Breve Dulce III (Wellness & Pain Management)
  Moderator(s):
  09:45-09:55
 
Emergency Medicine Physician Burnout - Building a Successful Wellness Program
David F. M. Brown, MD (United States)
  09:55-10:05
 
Physician Wellness: Caring of the Forgotten Patient, You
Farad Aziz, MD (United States)
  10:05-10:15
 
Flipping the Narrative on Burnout: Burnout is ABUSE!
Terrence M. Mulligan, DO MPH FAAEM (United States)
  10:15-10:25
 
Emergency Department Burnout: Ways to Spot It, Fix It or Skip It Altogether
Venkateswara Kotamraju, MRCS FEBEM FRCEM (United Kingdom)
  10:25-10:35
 
Practice, Educating, Researching and Staying Sane
Wirachin Hoonpongsimanont, MD (United States)
  10:35-10:45
 
US Guided Injections for Pain in the Emergency Room
Miguel F. Agrait-González, MD FAAEM (United States)
  10:45-10:55
 
Starting Medically Assisted Therapy for Opiate Dependency in the Emergency Department
Anumeha Singh, MD FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  10:55-11:05
 
Rapid Assessment of Prognosis and Goals of Care in the Emergency Department
Ashley Deutsch, MD FAAEM (United States)
  11:05-11:15
 
Red Flags of Acute Low Back Pain
Laurie A. Boge, DO FAAEM (United States)
  Session 112: American University of Beirut (Varied Topics)
  Moderator(s):
  09:45-10:15 AUB Speaker
  10:15-10:45 AUB Speaker
  10:45-11:15 AUB Speaker
  Session 113: Oral Research Abstracts C
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 114: Oral Research Abstracts D
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 115: Plenary I
  Moderator(s):
  11:30-12:15
 
Leadership in Emergency Medicine
Ian B.K. Martin, MD MBA FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  Session 116: Plenary II
  Moderator(s):
  13:45-14:30
 
Emergency Medicine in the Middle East: Ways Forward
Saleh Fares, MD MPH FRCPC(EM) FAAEM FACEP (United Arab Emirates)
  Session 117: Trauma I
  Moderator(s):
  14:45-15:00
 
An International Algorithm for Managing the Traumatic Hanging Patient
Manish Garg, MD FAAEM (United States)
  15:00-15:15
 
Death at the Junction: Managing Critical Trauma in the Femoral Triangle
Marvin A. Wayne, MD FAAEM FACEP FAHA (United States)
  15:15-15:30
 
Facial Trauma in the Tactical or Austere Environment
Eric W. Vaughan, MD FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  15:30-15:45 TBA
  15:45-16:00
 
More Myths: Debunking ATLS and Other Trauma Commandments
Kaushal H. Shah, MD (United States)
  16:00-16:15
 
DOACs (Direct Oral Anticoagulants) in the Trauma Setting
Matthew C. DeLaney, MD FAAEM (United States)
  Session 118: Pain Management I
  Moderator(s):
  14:45-15:00

 
Common and Not-so-Common Pain Management Techniques with Ultrasound-guided Regional Anesthesia (UGRA) in the Emergency Department
Judy Lin, MD FAAEM (United States)
  15:00-15:15
 
Adulterants in the Illicit Drug Supply: Toxicity, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Eike Blohm, MD FAAEM (United States)
  15:15-15:30
 
Nitrous Oxide Sedation: From 1855 to Your Department
Matthew S. Berniard, MD FAAEM FAWM RDMS (United States)
  15:30-15:45
 
Pre-hospital Pain Management: Advances and Controversies
Peter P. Taillac, MD FAEMS (United States)
  15:45-16:00
 
Advances in Pain Management of Trauma Patient in the Emergency Department
David I. Bruner, MD FAAEM (United States)
  16:00-16:15
 
Pain Management in Pregnant Patients
Julie Gorchynski, MD MSc FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  Session 119: Women in Emergency Medicine I
  Moderator(s):
  14:45-16:15 Panel Discussion
    Panelists:
Ibtihal Mohammed Alattas, MD FAAEM (Saudi Arabia)
Badria Al Hatali, MD FACMT (Sultanate of Oman)
Maria Ramos-Fernandez, MD MSc FAAEM (Puerto Rico)
Judith E. Tintinalli, MD MS FAAEM (United States)
Joanne Williams, MD MAAEM FAAEM (United States)
     
  Session 120: Breve Dulce IV (Toxicology)
  Moderator(s):
  14:45-14:55
 
Is it Worth It? Medical Toxicologists Save Money and Improve Outcomes!
Suzanne R. White, MD MBA (United States)
  14:55-15:05 TBA
  15:05-15:15
 
Snakebite Management Pearls
Mohammed Al Jumaan (Saudi Arabia)
  15:15-15:25
 
Toxic Spiders Around the World: Not Another Spiderman Movie
Jason Chu, MD FAAEM (United States)
  15:25-15:35
 
Moth Ball and Toilet Bowl Cleaner Addiction
Amy Harrison, MD (United States)
  15:35-15:45
 
Essentials in Managing Paraquat Poisoning
S. Eliza Dunn, MBBCh (United States)
  15:45-15:55
 
Antique Weed Killer: More than Just a Collectible
Melissa I. Gittinger (United States)
  15:55-16:05
 
A Dish to Die For
Badria Al Hatali, MD FACMT (Sultanate of Oman)
  16:05-16:15
 
Pearls from the Opioid Epidemic
Bharath Chakravarthy, MD MPH FAAEM (United States)
  Session 121: American University of Beirut (Varied Topics)
  Moderator(s):
  14:45-15:15 AUB Speaker
  15:15-15:45 AUB Speaker
  15:45-16:15 AUB Speaker
  Session 122: Oral Research Abstracts E
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 123: Oral Research Abstracts F
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 124: Trauma II
  Moderator(s):
  16:30-16:45
 
Hand Trauma Management Made Simple
James C. Crosby, MD (United States)
  16:45-17:00
 
Debunking Myths in Cervical Spine Trauma
Charles A. Khoury, MD MSHA FAAEM (United States)
  17:00-17:15
 
EFAST Revisited - A Look at New Developments in the Use of EFAST in Trauma
Michael Halperin, MD MPH (United States)
  17:15-17:30
 
Drunk and Assaulted: Pearls in Managing the Agitated Trauma Patient
Michael P. Jones, MD FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  17:30-17:45
 
Traumatic Cardiac Arrest
Fatimah Lateef, FRCS A&E MBBS FAMS (Singapore)
  17:45-18:00
 
Damage Control Resuscitation: Pearls and Pitfalls
Matthew Dolich, MD (United States)
  Session 125: Pain Management II
  Moderator(s):
  16:30-16:45
 
Pain Management Pearls
Mark Reiter, MD MBA MAAEM FAAEM (United States)
  16:45-17:00
 
Acute Gastroparesis in the Emergency Department: An Old Problem Treated with an Old Agent
Carlos J. Roldan, MD FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  17:00-17:15

 
Is there a Role of Liposomal Bupivacaine in the Emergency Department for Pain Management?
Sunny Jha, MD MS (United States)
  17:15-17:30

 
Needleless Pain Management in Pediatric Emergency Department: A Path to Ouchless Emergency Department
David Foster, MD (United States)
  17:30-17:45
 
Trigger Point Injections for Emergency Department Pain Management
Melissa Myers, MD FAAEM (United States)
  17:45-18:00
 
The Dark Side of the NSAID's
Sergey M. Motov, MD FAAEM (United States)
  Session 126: Women in Emergency Medicine II
  Moderator(s):
  16:30-17:00 TBA
  17:00-17:30 TBA
  17:30-18:00 TBA
  Session 127: Breve Dulce V (Toxicology)
  Moderator(s):
  16:30-16:40
 
Toxically Numb: Quick Assessment in the Emergency Department
Taylor Harrison, MD (United States)
  16:40-16:50
 
3 Antidotes that Can Save Your Life in Cardiac Arrest!
Matthew Gittinger, MD (United States)
  16:50-17:00
 
Pitfalls in Salicylate Toxicity Management
Baian Alabdulbaqi (United States)
  17:00-17:10
 
DialyzeThis!
Brenna Farmer, MD FAAEM FACMT (United States)
  17:10-17:20
 
Hair Dyes are Meant for Dyeing Not Dying
Ehab Aki, MD (Qatar)
  17:20-17:30
 
Novel Psychoactive Substances (NPS) in Adolescents
Viorela Nitescu, MD PhD (Romania)
  17:30-17:40 TBA
  17:40-17:50
 
Extracorporeal Removal Techniques in Overdose
Halil Dogan, PhD (Turkey)
  17:50-18:00
 
Toxic EKG (electrocardiogram)
Sabrina Berdouk, MD (Canada)
  Session 128: Breve Dulce VI (Emergency Medical Services (EMS) & Cardiology)
  Moderator(s):
  16:30-16:40

 
Emergency Medical System for CBRNE (chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and explosive) Event
Soon-Joo, Wang, MD PhD (Korea)
  16:40-16:50
 
The Role of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) on Large Scale Incidents
Dustin Anderson, MD NRP (United States)
  16:50-17:00
 
Perimortem Cesarean Section in Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Setting
Eric W. Vaughan, MD FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  17:00-17:10

 
Critical Care Specific Medical Materials Preparedness in the Emergency Department for Mass Shooting Disasters
Stephen C. Morris, MD MPH (United States)
  17:10-17:20
 
Emptying the Brain to Save the Brain-Head-Up CPR
Marvin A. Wayne, MD FAAEM FACEP FAHA (United States)
  17:20-17:30
 
A Multi-tiered Approach to Incorporating Volunteers into Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
Evan Avraham Alpert, MD (United States)
  17:30-17:40
 
Aortic Aneurysm Update
Eric Anderson, MD MBA FAAEM (United States)
  17:40-17:50
 
Heart Failure
Heather M. Prendergast, MD MS MPH FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  17:50-18:00
 
Rate vs Rhythm Control in AF (atrial fibrillation)
Danish M. Sami, MBBS MRCS FRCEM (United Arab Emirates)
  Session 129: Oral Research Abstracts G
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 130: Oral Research Abstracts H
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
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  Session 201: Pediatrics I: PEM EBM (Pediatric Emergency Medicine/Evidence-Based Medicine)
  Moderator(s):
  08:00-08:30
 
Best Pediatric Emergency Medicine Articles of 2018-2019
Isabel A. Barata, MD MBA FAAEM FAAP (United States)
  08:30-09:00
 
Febrile Infant: What Do You Do Now?
Hector Vazquez, MD (United States)
  09:00-09:30

 
The Concussion Discussion: What We Know and What We Don’t Know about Pediatric Concussion in 2019
Anna McFarlin, MD FAAEM FACEP FAAP (United States)
  Session 202: Emergency Medical Services (EMS) I
  Moderator(s):
  08:00-08:30
 
Global Efforts in Monitoring and Improving OHCA Outcomes
Bryan McNally, MD (United States)
  08:30-09:00 TBA
  09:00-09:30
 
The Future of Cardiac Arrest Therapy
Anthony J. Hackett, DO FAAEM MAJ MC (United States)
  Session 203: Medical Education I
  Moderator(s):
  08:00-08:30
 
How to Become the Teacher of the Year: What Differentiates the Good Teachers from the Bad
Thomas B. Perera, MD FAAEM (United States)
  08:30-09:00
 
Physician Heal Thy Self: Establishing a Healthy Work-Life Balance as an Academician
Tiffany Murano, MD FACEP (United States)
  09:00-09:15

 
Pearls and Pitfalls for a Long Academic Career: Accidental and Purposeful Successes Along the Way
Mary Jo Wagner, MD (United States)
  09:15-09:30
 
A Defense of Heuristics: It's Called System 1 for a Reason
Pinaki Mukharji (United States)
  Session 204: Breve Dulce VII (Technology)
  Moderator(s):
  08:00-08:10
 
Procalcitonin (PCT) - From Discovery to Clinical Application
Joachim Struck, PhD (Germany)
  08:10-08:20
 
Medical Device Failure in the Emergency Department
John P. Riordan, MD MSc FAAEM (United States)
  08:20-08:30
 
Technology that Can Improve Your Next Shift
Michael C. Bond, MD FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  08:30-08:40
 
How to Use Technology to Get Ahead in Academics
Michael C. Bond, MD FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  08:40-08:50
 
Airway Adjuncts for Intubation Beyond RSI (rapid sequence intubation)
Shahram Lotfipour, MD FAAEM (United States)
  08:50-09:00
 
Stem Cell Research and Emergency Medicine
Tae Nyoung Chung, MD PhD (Korea)
  09:00-09:10

 
The Cardiologists Toolbox: New Cardiac Devices Coming to an Emergency Department Near You!
Maite A. Huis in 't Veld, MD FAAEM (United States)
  09:10-09:20
 
10 Ways Epic Can Help the Emergency Physician
Edward P. Sloan, MD MPH FAAEM (United States)
  09:20-09:30
 
Clinical Informaticists: Much More than Just Tech Support
Maxwell Jen, MD (United States)
  Session 205: Breve Dulce VIII (Toxicology)
  Moderator(s):
  08:00-08:10 Essential Oils and Vitamins: What you Need to Know in the Emergency Department
Danielle E. Goodrich, MD FAAEM (United States)
  08:10-08:20
 
Alternative Forms of Tobacco: A Dangerous Epidemic
Nara Shin, MD (United States)
  08:20-08:30 Don't Get Angry - Get MAD! Intranasal Medications in Adults
Jeff Baker, MD FAAEM (United States)
  08:30-08:40
 
Toxic Alcohols - Mind the Gap
Venkateswara Kotamraju, MRCS FEBEM FRCEM (United Kingdom)
  08:40-08:50
 
Any Intoxication
Sadiye Yolcu, MD (Turkey)
  08:50-09:00
 
Arsenicals: Toxidromic Recognition of a Silent Killer
Doug Wallace, MD (United States)
  09:00-09:10
 
5 Cases of Medication Side Effects
Michael E. Takacs, MD MS FAAEM (United States)
  09:10-09:20 TBA
  09:20-09:30 TBA
  Session 206: Oral Research Abstracts I
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 207: Oral Research Abstracts J
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 208: Pediatrics II: PEM EBM (Pediatric Emergency Medicine/Evidence-Based Medicine)
  Moderator(s):
  09:45-10:15
 
The Evidence Behind the Management of the Febrile Child with an Oncologic Process
Imad El Majzoub, MD (Lebanon)
  10:15-10:45
 
Markers of Pediatric Sepsis
Gilbert A.Dagher, MD MBA FAAEM (Lebanon)
  10:45-11:15
 
Pediatric Sedation
David Foster, MD (United States)
  Session 209: Emergency Medical Services (EMS) II
  Moderator(s):
  09:45-10:15
 
Slow Burn: Is Your Hospital Ready for Radiation Victims?
Stephen W. Borron, MD MS FAAEM (United States)
  10:15-10:45
 
Emergency Medical Services (EMS): Emerging Infections and Healthcare Worker Safety
Alexander Isakov, MD MPH (United States)
  10:45-11:15
 
Taking Care of Patients Off the Grid (Hurricane Maria Puerto Rico)
Leslie Anne Juarbe Rivera, MD MPH (United States)
  Session 210: Medical Education II
  Moderator(s):
  09:45-10:15


 
The NCAT-EM (national clinical assessment tool): Student Assessment - Workplace Based Assessment
Katherine Hiller, MD MPH (United States)
Douglas Franzen, MD (United States)
  10:15-10:45
 
Rural Emergency Medicine: Stories from the Field in South Dakota
Arleigh R. Trainor, MD FAAEM (United States)
  10:45-11:00
 
Evaluating the Learner Experiencing Difficulty
Luan E. Lawson, MD FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  11:00-11:15
 
Managing Underperforming Trainee: Dealing with Re mediation and Resident Dismissal
Ayesha Almemari, MD (United Arab Emirates)
  Session 211: Neurology I: TIA (transient ischemic attack) and Ischemic Stroke
  Moderator(s):
  09:45-10:00
 
TIA (transient ischemic attack) and Ischemic Stroke Risk: Emergency Department Assessment
Robert E. Suter, DO FAAEM FACEP FACOEP-D (United States)
  10:00-10:15

 
EMS (emergency medical services) and Emergency Department Stroke Diagnosis: Easy Detection and Mimics, Chameleons
Bob Zemple, IV, MD FAAEM (United States)
  10:15-10:30
 
Stroke Rx with tPA in 2019 and Beyond: Areas of Agreement
E. Bradshaw Bunney, MD (United States)
  10:30-10:45
 
Posterior Circulation Stroke Patients: Special Considerations
Monique McCray, MD (United Arab Emirates)
  10:45-11:00
 
Advanced Ischemic Stroke Diagnosis: CT Perfusion/ Diffusion, MR Flair
Christopher Lewandowski, MD (United States)
  11:00-11:15
 
Endovascular Stroke Rx: Timing and Transfer Implications
Peter D. Panagos, MD FACEP FAHA (United States)
  Session 212: Breve Dulce XIV (Expert Medicine)
  Moderator(s):
  09:45-09:55
 
Updates in Hyperglycemic Emergencies (DKA/HHS)
Charles A. Khoury, MD MSHA FAAEM (United States)
  09:55-10:05
 
Asymptomatic Hypertension in the Emergency Department
Jonathan S. Jones, MD FAAEM (United States)
  10:05-10:15
 
Diabetic Ketoacidosis: A Diagnostic and Treatment Update
Matthew N. Graber, MD PhD FAAEM (United States)
  10:15-10:25
 
One Case, One Syndrome
Juliana Poh, MD (Singapore)
  10:25-10:35
 
Muslim Patients in the Emergency Room: What You Need to Know
Karima R Sajadi-Ernazarova, MD FAAEM (United States)
  10:35-10:45
 
Updates in Acute Ischemic Stroke Management
Sohil Pothiawala, FAMS (EM) MRCSEd(A&E) M.Med (EM) MBBS (Singapore)
  10:45-10:55
 
Deadly Causes of Back Pain
Michael C. Bond, MD FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  10:55-11:05
 
Electrolyte Emergencies
Sabrina Berdouk, MD (Canada)
  11:05-11:15 TBA
  Session 213: Oral Research Abstracts K
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 214: Oral Research Abstracts L
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 215: Plenary III
  Moderator(s):
  11:30-12:15
 
The Future of Global Health
Vikas Kapil, DO MPH (United States)
  Session 216: Plenary IV
  Moderator(s):
  13:45-14:30
 
Post Disaster Mortality Studies: Lessons and Tools from Puerto Rico
Nishant Kishore (United States)
  Session 217: Pediatrics III: Trauma / Airway
  Moderator(s):
  14:45-15:15
 
Updates in Pediatric Prehospital Trauma Care
Rasha Sawaya, MD FAAEM (Lebanon)
  15:15-15:45
 
Pediatric Trauma
Cristina Zeretzke-Bien, MD (United States)
  15:45-16:15
 
Approach to the Difficult Airway in the Pediatric Emergency Department
Marie Maroun-Aouad, MD (Lebanon)
  Session 218: Neurology II: Head, Neck & Back Pain, TBI (Traumatic Brain Injury)
  Moderator(s):
  14:45-15:00
 
Sudden, Severe Headache Diagnosis: No More Lumbar Puncture's (LPs)?
Heather M. Prendergast, MD MS MPH FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  15:00-15:15

 
Treatment of Headache with High Concentration Oxygen; From Basic Sciences to the Emergency Department
Carlos J. Roldan, MD FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  15:15-15:30
 
Special Headache Causes and Presentations
Sohil Pothiawala, FAMS (EM) MRCSEd(A&E) M.Med (EM) MBBS (Singapore)
  15:30-15:45
 
Serious Causes of Neck and Back Pain
Joshua J. Solano, MD FAAEM (United States)
  15:45-16:00
 
Minor TBI (Traumatic Brain Injury)
Marko Herceg, PhD (United States)
  16:00-16:15
 
Guidelines for Severe TBI Acute Dx and Rx
Taylor Harrison, MD (United States)
  Session 219: Medical Education III
  Moderator(s):
  14:45-15:00
 
Learning Efficiently
Paul L. Petersen, MD FAAEM (United States)
  15:00-15:15
 
Teaching Test Taking Skills to Learners
Jonathan S. Jones, MD FAAEM (United States)
  15:15-15:30
 
Teaching Multiple Levels of Learners
Michael E. Takacs, MD MS FAAEM (United States)
  15:30-15:45
 
Essentials of an Ultrasound Curriculum
Ralphe Bou Chebl, MD FAAEM (Lebanon)
  15:45-16:15
 
Making a Summative Evaluation Formative: An Opportunity for the Learner
Michael S. Beeson, MD FAAEM (United States)
  Session 220: Breve Dulce X (Varied Topics)
  Moderator(s):
  14:45-14:55

 
Your Concussed Patient has a Negative CT. What Can You Recommend before They Leave Your Emergency Department?
Afif Jean Mufarrij, MD FAAEM (Lebanon)
  14:55-15:05
 
Simulation in Medical Education
Shaza Aouthmany, MD (United States)
  15:05-15:15
 
Artificial Intelligence in Medicine: HAL or JARVIS?
Jacques Kobersy, MD FAAEM (United Arab Emirates)
  15:15-15:25
 
Presentation Title TBA
Erkan Goksu, MD (Turkey)
  15:25-15:35
 
Management of Diabetic Foot Ulcer at the Emergency
Mario Cote (United Arab Emirates)
  15:35-15:45
 
Ingested Fish Bones in Abdomen: Innocent Bystanders to Serious Troublemakers!
Dinesh Chinchure, FRCR (Singapore)
  15:45-15:55
 
Medical Informatics in the Emergency Department
Hady L. Zgheib, MD (Lebanon)
  15:55-16:05 TBA
  16:05-16:15 TBA
  Session 221: Breve Dulce XI (Critical Care)
  Moderator(s):
  14:45-14:55
 
PEA-It is Not the H's and T's Anymore
Ryan Stroder, DO FAAEM (United States)
  14:55-15:05
 
Death by Intubation: Pitfalls to Avoid
Bret Nicks, MD MHA FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  15:05-15:15
 
The Physiologically Difficult Airway
Harman S. Gill, MD (United States)
  15:15-15:25
 
Emergency Airway Management After Supraglottic Airway Placement
Erik Laurin, MD FAAEM (United States)
  15:25-15:35
 
Push Dose Pressor Role in Emergency Department
Asaad Shujaa, MD FRCPC FAAEM (Saudia Arabia)
  15:35-15:45 TBA
  15:45-15:55 TBA
  15:55-16:05 TBA
  16:05-16:15 TBA
  Session 222: Oral Research Abstracts M
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 223: Oral Research Abstracts N
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 224: Pediatrics IV: Critical Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  Moderator(s):
  16:30-17:00

 
Pediatric Sepsis in the Emergency Department: SOFA (Sequential Organ Failure Assessment) so Good, SIRS (Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome)?
Gene Ong, MD MRCPCH (Singapore)
  17:00-17:30
 
Non-Invasive Ventilation in the Pediatric Emergency Department
Marianne N. Majdalani, MD (Lebanon)
  17:30-18:00
 
Updates in Management of Pediatric Status Epilepticus
Bernard Dannenberg, MD FAAEM (United States)
  Session 225: Neurology III: AMS (Altered Mental Status), Seizures, Vertigo, and Neuropsychology
  Moderator(s):
  16:30-16:45
 
AMS (altered mental status) and Coma Related to Toxic Ingestions
Trevonne M. Thompson, MD FAAEM (United States)
  16:45-17:00
 
Meningitis and Encephalitis Emergency Department Patients
Thomas W. Lukens, PhD MD FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  17:00-17:15
 
Adult Seizure and Status Epilepticus (SE) Patients in the Emergency Department
J. Stephen Huff, MD FAAEM (United States)
  17:15-17:30
 
To See or Not to See, A Drum Can Make all the Difference
Linda B. Thompson, MD FAAEM (United States)
  17:30-17:45
 
Vertigo Patients: Benign or Not?
Adam J. Singer, MD FACEP (United States)
  17:45-18:00 TBA
  Session 226: Medical Education IV
  Moderator(s):
  16:30-16:45
 
Making Your Scholarly Projects Easier with the Help of Your Medical Librarian
Bethany J. Figg, MLIS MBA (United States)
  16:45-17:00

 
The Sim Sandbox: Teaching Appropriate Professional Behaviors to Improve Care and Interdisciplinary Cooperation
Mina E. Attaalla, DO (United States)
  17:00-17:30
 
Asynchronous Learning: Avoiding Pitfalls and Techniques for Success
Molly K. Estes, MD FAAEM (United States)
  17:30-18:00
 
Health Disparities and Pediatric Emergency Medicine
L.E. Gomez, MD MBA FAAEM (United States)
  Session 227: Breve Dulce XII (Administration)
  Moderator(s):
  16:30-16:40
 
Unwritten Rules of Academic Politics
Matthew M. Hall, MD (United States)
  16:40-16:50
 
Finding Peace in a Chaotic Emergency Department
Ashley L. Flannery, DO FAAEM (United States)
  16:50-17:00
 
Mastermind Groups: Leveraging Your Professional Development in Emergency Medicine
S. Manu Ayyan, MD FACEE (India)
  17:00-17:10
 
Narrative Competence
Robert C. Reiser, MD MS FAAEM (United States)
  17:10-17:20

 
Secrets Revealed: What Older Emergency Department Patients Actually Want from an Emergency Department Visit
Justine Nagurney, MD (United States)
  17:20-17:30
 
Conflict Resolution in the Emergency Department - Know Your End Game
Ryan Stroder, DO FAAEM (United States)
  17:30-17:40
 
Design Thinking for a Wellness Curriculum
Jo Anna Leuck, MD FAAEM (United States)
  17:40-17:50 TBA
  17:50-18:00 TBA
  Session 228: Breve Dulce XIII (Critical Care)
  Moderator(s):
  16:30-16:40
 
Bougie-Aided Cricothyrotomy Technique
Erik Laurin, MD FAAEM (United States)
  16:40-16:50
 
4 POCUS Rules that Will Save Your Patient’s Life
Eric R. Abrams, MD (United States)
  16:50-17:00
 
Early Management of Sepsis
Sohil Pothiawala, FAMS (EM) MRCSEd(A&E) M.Med (EM) MBBS (Singapore)
  17:00-17:10
 
Transesophageal Echo In Cardiac Arrest: A New Standard of Care?
Ashley Deutsch, MD FAAEM (United States)
  17:10-17:20
 
The Crashing Patient: Massive Pulmonary Embolism
Farhad Aziz, MD (United States)
  17:20-17:30
 
REBOA for Trauma and Medical Resuscitations
Joseph Shiber, MD FAAEM FACP FCCM (United States)
  17:30-17:40

 
Research Updates from the English-language Emergency Medicine Literature that May Change Your Practice: Critical Care
Gary M. Gaddis, MD PhD FAAEM FACEP FIFEM (United States)
  17:40-17:50 TBA
  17:50-18:00 TBA
  Session 229: Oral Research Abstracts O
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 230: Oral Research Abstracts P
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  *Session times, topics and speakers are subject to change  |  View track descriptions
  Session 301: Critical Care I
  Moderator(s):
  08:00-08:30
 
Critical Illness from the Perspective of the Patient and Patient's Family
Jacob B. Keeperman, MD FAAEM FACEP FAEMS (United States)
  08:30-08:45
 
EC the Extra Corporeal - Updates in EC Therapies (ECCO2R)
Emily E. Gundert, MD FAAEM (United States)
  08:45-09:00
 
Transvenous Pacing: Who, When, Why and How?
Julie Vieth, MBChB FAAEM (United States)
  09:00-09:30
 
E-CPR
David A. Farcy, MD FAAEM FCCM (United States)
  Session 302: Geriatrics
  Moderator(s):
  08:00-08:30
 
Ten Commandments of Caring for Geriatric Patients
Christian H. Nickel, MD (Switzerland)
  08:30-08:45
 
Trauma in Older Adults
Danya Khoujah, MBBS FAAEM (United States)
  08:45-09:00
 
Nonspecific Presentations in Older Adults
Roland Bingisser, MD (Switzerland)
  09:00-09:15
 
Confused? ... Evaluation of Altered Mental Status in Older Emergency Department Patients
Debra Eagles, MD MSc FRCPC (Canada)
  09:15-09:30

 
How Geriatric Accreditation is Good for Your Hospital, Your Emergency Department, and Your Patients
Christina Shenvi, MD PhD FACEP (United States)
  Session 303: Infectious Diseases I
  Moderator(s):
  08:00-08:30
 
The Five Biggest Pitfalls in Evaluating Febrile Adult Emergency Department Patients
Jack C. Perkins Jr., MD FAAEM (United States)
  08:30-09:00 TBA
  09:00-09:30
 
Global Trends in Emerging Tropical Infectious Diseases
J. Glenn Morris, Jr., MD MPH TM (United States)
  Session 304: Breve Dulce XIV (Administration)
  Moderator(s):
  08:00-08:10
 
Breaking Bad News
Matthew M. Hall, MD (United States)
  08:10-08:20
 
Handling Emergency Department Patient Complaints
Kevin H. Beier, MD FAAEM (United States)
  08:20-08:30
 
Managing Flow
Bruce M. Lo, MD MBA RDMS FAAEM (United States)
  08:30-08:40
 
Cognitive Errors in Emergency Medicine
Evelyn Wong, MD (Singapore)
  08:40-08:50
 
Emergency Medicine Informatics
Goksu Bozdereli Berikol, MD (Turkey)
  08:50-09:00
 
Telemedicine: Current Practice and Future Scope
Shobhit Swarup, MCEM MMed (Singapore)
  09:00-09:10
 
Recognizing and Limiting Cognitive Bias
Jeffrey J. Thompson, MD FAAEM (United States)
  09:10-09:20
 
Medical Errors in Emergency Medicine
Janice Blanchard, MD (United States)
  09:20-09:30
 
Building Emergency Medicine and Acute Care Systems
Terrence M. Mulligan, DO MPH FAAEM (United States)
  Session 305: American University of Beirut (Varied Topics)
  Moderator(s):
  08:00-08:30 AUB Speaker
  08:30-09:00 AUB Speaker
  09:00-09:30 AUB Speaker
  Session 306: Oral Research Abstracts Q
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 307: Oral Research Abstracts R
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 308: Critical Care II
  Moderator(s):
  09:45-10:00
 
Quick Hits for Critically Ill Kids
Michele A. McDaniel, MD FAAEM (United States)
  10:00-10:15
 
Noninvasive Ventilation in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care
Anthony J. Hackett, DO FAAEM MAJ MC (United States)
  10:15-10:30
 
The Quiet Code
David S. Edwards, MD (United States)
  10:30-10:45 TBA
  10:45-11:00 TBA
  11:00-11:15 TBA
  Session 309: International Emergency Medicine
  Moderator(s):
  09:45-11:15 Panel Discussion
    Emergency Medicine in United Arab Emirates
Ayesha Almemari, MD (United Arab Emirates)
    Emergency Medicine in Mexico
Carlos Aurelio Garcia Rosas, MD (Mexico)
    Developing Toxicology in Oman
Badria Al Hatali, MD FACMT (Sultanate of Oman)
    Emergency Medicine in South Africa
Melanie Stander (South Africa)
  Session 310: Infectious Diseases II
  Moderator(s):
  09:45-10:15
 
Emergency Care of the Septic Patient: From the Pre-hospital Field to the ICU
Torben K. Becker, MD PhD RDMS FAWM (United States)
  10:15-10:45
 
Zero Sepsis: Promises the Future Holds for Sepsis Identification, Treatment and Prevention
John Art Kare, MD FACEP (United States)
  10:45-11:15
 
Colocating Epidemics: HCV and IV Drug Use
Jason W. Wilson, MD MA FACEP (United States)
  Session 311: Breve Dulce XV (Pediatrics)
  09:45-09:55
 
Marble Mouth: The Approach to the Pediatric Oropharyngeal Foreign Body
Jason Hine, MD FAAEM (United States)
  09:55-10:05
 
Autism in the Emergency Department
Ashley L. Flannery, DO FAAEM (United States)
  10:05-10:15
 
Pediatric Patients Exposure to Opioids in the Emergency Department
Soheil Saadat, MD MPH PhD (United States)
  10:15-10:25
 
Pediatric Fever Update
William Bickell, MD (United States)
  10:25-10:35
 
Emergency Department Management of First Trimester Pregnancy Loss
Karen E. Perkins, MD (United States)
  10:35-10:45
 
Evaluation of Pulmonary Embolism in Pregnancy
Karen E. Perkins, MD (United States)
  10:45-10:55
 
Pump It Up: Breastfeeding Related Emergencies and Beyond
Maite A. Huis in 't Veld, MD FAAEM (United States)
  10:55-11:05
 
Pediatric Fever - Finding the Serious Bacterial Needle in the Viral Haystack
Jo Anna Leuck, MD FAAEM (United States)
  11:05-11:15
 
Pediatric Airway Management -They Really Aren't Just Little Adults
Jo Anna Leuck, MD FAAEM (United States)
  Session 312: Breve Dulce XVI (Varied Topics)
  Moderator(s):
  09:45-09:55
 
The Case for REBOA: Baghdad
Laurie A. Boge, DO FAAEM (United States)
  09:55-10:05
 
The Most Important Medical Lesson of Baghdad
Laurie A. Boge, DO FAAEM (United States)
  10:05-10:15
 
Alien Species in Mediterranean Sea
Çagdas Yildirim, MD (Turkey)
  10:15-10:25
 
Medical Care and Religion
Nabeel M. Alansari, MD FAAEM (Bahrain)
  10:25-10:35
 
Nonspecific Complaints: Presentations, Outcomes and Implications for Clinical Practice
Roland Bingisser, MD (Switzerland)
  10:35-10:45
 
Variability: The Blight of Healthcare Operations
Maxwell Jen, MD (United States)
  10:45-10:55
 
Working as an Emergency Medicine Specialist in a War Zone
Ali Kaan Ataman, MD (Turkey)
  10:55-11:05
 
Transvenous Pacemakers: The Who, Why, When and How
Julie Vieth, MBChB FAAEM (United States)
  11:05-11:15

 
Research Updates from the English-language Emergency Medicine Literature that May Change Your Practice: General
Gary M. Gaddis, MD PhD FAAEM FACEP FIFEM (United States)
  Session 313: Oral Research Abstracts S
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 314: Oral Research Abstracts T
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 315: Plenary V
  Moderator(s):
  11:30-12:15
 
Leadership of Women in Emergency Medicine
Melanie Stander (South Africa)
  Session 316: Plenary VI
  Moderator(s):
  13:45-14:30
 
Marijuana: Update 2019
William Mallon, MD DTMH FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  Session 317: Critical Care III
  Moderator(s):
  14:45-15:15
 
LVAD (left ventricular assist device) Emergencies
Emily E. Gundert, MD FAAEM (United States)
  15:15-15:30
 
Rescue for Severe Hypoxemia in the Emergency Department
Joseph Shiber, MD FAAEM FACP FCCM (United States)
  15:30-15:45
 
Conquering the Ventilator in Life Threatening Asthma
Harman S. Gill, MD (United States)
  15:45-16:00 TBA
  16:00-16:15 TBA
  Session 318: Oncology and Palliative Care I
  Moderator(s):
  14:45-15:00
 
So the Patient has Cancer, Now What?
Marcelo Sandoval, MD FAAEM (United States)
  15:00-15:15
 
Emergency Management of Immune-related Toxicities of Checkpoint Inhibitors
Tim Cooksley, MBChB FRCPE (United Kingdom)
  15:15-15:30

 
The Next Frontier: Immunotherapy Treatment for Cancer Patients: Key Concepts Emergency Medicine Physicians Need to Know
Monica K. Wattana, MD FAAEM (United States)
  15:30-15:45
 
Addressing Cancer Pain in the Emergency Department
Maria Ramos-Fernandez, MD MSc FAAEM (United States)
  15:45-16:00
 
Neutropenic Fever, What's New?
Terry W. Rice, MD (United States)
  16:00-16:15
 
Oncologic Emergency Medicine
Kumar Alagappan, MD FAAEM (United States)
  Session 319: Administration I
  Moderator(s):
  14:45-15:15 TBA
  15:15:15:45 TBA
  15:45-16:15
 
A Day Without the Emergency Room: Proving the Value of Emergency Medicine
Terrence M. Mulligan, DO MPH FAAEM (United States)
  Session 320: Breve Dulce XVII (Infectious Diseases)
  Moderator(s):
  14:45-14:55
 
Neutrophil-Lymphocyte Ratio in Sepsis in the Emergency Department
Fatimah Lateef, FRCS A&E MBBS FAMS (Singapore)
  14:55-15:05
 
Death Begins in CT for Patients with Necrotizing Fasciitis
Jack C. Perkins Jr., MD FAAEM (United States)
  15:05-15:15
 
Scared Stiff: Tetanus in the Unimmunized Patient
Julie Vieth, MBChB FAAEM (United States)
  15:15-15:25
 
Blood Cultures are Hurting Your Patients
David I Bruner, MD FAAEM (United States)
  15:25-15:35
 
Stop the Swab! Approach to Sore Throats in 2019
David S. Edwards, MD (United States)
  15:35-15:45
 
Immunosuppression in the Critically Ill
Leslie Anne Juarbe Rivera, MD MPH (United States)
  15:45-15:55
 
Meningitis and Encephalitis
Taylor Harrison, MD (United States)
  15:55-16:05 TBA
  16:05-16:15 TBA
  Session 321: Breve Dulce XVIII (Imaging)
  Moderator(s):
  14:45-14:55
 
Dangers in the Shadows: Advanced Case-Based Quiz of Emergency Chest Radiographs
Bijon Das, MD (Canada)
  14:55-15:05
 
Dangers in the Shadows: Quiz Answers and Case Discussion
Daria Manos (Canada)
  15:05-15:15
 
Close Calls with the Executioner: REAL Cases Where POCUS Avoided Misdiagnosis
John C. Fox, MD FAAEM FAIUM (United States)
  15:15-15:25

 
Focus on POCUS: A Practical Approach to Using Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Dyspneic Patients
Eric Chin, MD MBA FAAEM (United States)
  15:25-15:35

 
Echodynamic Approach to Shock: Integrating FOCUS for Hemodynamic Monitoring in the Emergency Department
Felipe Teran, MD MSCE (United States)
  15:35-15:45
 
When Seeing is Safest, The Ultrasound vs. The Stethoscope
Jared L. Cohen, MD MA (United States)
  15:45-15:55
 
Using the RUSH Exam in Hypotension
Kristine Jeffers, MD (United States)
  15:55-16:05
 
Sonographic Management on Critically Ill Patients
Özlem Dikme, MD (Turkey)
  16:05-16:15
 
SCP Blocks - A Gateway to US Guided Nerve Blocks
Jeff Baker, MD FAAEM (United States)
  Session 322: Oral Research Abstracts U
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 323: Oral Research Abstracts V
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 324: Critical Care IV
  Moderator(s):
  16:30-16:45 TBA
  16:45-17:00
 
Feel the Burn; An Evidence Based Approach to Rhabdomyolysis
Matthew C. DeLaney, MD FAAEM (United States)
  17:00-17:15

 
CPR Physiology and the Treatment of PEA How POCUS Is Changing Our Understanding or Cardiac Arrest Resuscitation
Felipe Teran, MD MSCE (United States)
  17:15-17:30
 
Ultrasound in Critical Care, Not All Dyspnea are the Same?
Lindsay M. Davis, MD (United States)
  17:30-18:00 TBA
  Session 325: Oncology and Palliative Care II
  Moderator(s):
  16:30-16:45
 
Care of the Dying Patient in the Emergency Department
Christian H. Jacobus, MD (United States)
  16:45-17:00
 
The Case for Palliative Care in the Emergency Department
Jon C. Kerr, MD MBA FAAEM (United States)
  17:00-17:15 TBA
  17:15-17:30
 
Heme/Onc Emergencies: When Blood Turns Toxic
Molly K. Estes, MD FAAEM (United States)
  17:30-17:45 TBA
  17:45-18:00 TBA
  Session 326: Administration II
  Moderator(s):
  16:30-17:00
 
Modern Day Slavery: Human Trafficking and Our Role in the Emergency Department
Erin Marra, MD (United States)
  17:00-17:30
 
Key Executive Soft Skills for a Career in Emergency Medicine Leadership
Manish Garg, MD FAAEM (United States)
  17:30-18:00
 
Deliberate Practice: Becoming an Expert and Staying One
Mary Jo Wagner, MD (United States)
  Session 327: Breve Dulce XIX (Varied Topics)
  Moderator(s):
  16:30-16:40
 
Bariatric Surgery Complication in the Emergency Department
Bruce M. Lo, MD MBA RDMS FAAEM (United States)
  16:40-16:50
 
Gastrointestinal Bleeding: A Cardiovascular Emergency?
Diana Cimpoesu, Prof.(H) EM MD PhD FESEM FCCP FERC (Romania)
  16:50-17:00
 
Oncologic Emergency Medicine: A New Subspecialty in the Making!
Monica K. Wattana, MD FAAEM (United States)
  17:00-17:10
 
Airway 2.0
S. Manu Ayyan, MD FACEE (India)
  17:10-17:20
 
Community Paramedicine: Enhanced Access to Care for Heart Failure Patients
Charles Barbera, MD MBA FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  17:20-17:30
 
Bedside US Findings that Change Management
Erin L. Setzer, MD (United States)
  17:30-17:40
 
How to Ultrasound the Shortness of Breath Patient
Eric R. Abrams, MD (United States)
  17:40-17:50
 
Disaster and Humanitarian Management and Appropriate Use of Triage Tools
Omar Ghazanfar, MD (United Arab Emirates)
  17:50-18:00
 
The First American College of Surgery Global Surgery Training Hub
Michael E. Lekawa, MD FACs (United States)
  Session 328: American University of Beirut (Varied Topics
  Moderator(s):
  16:30-17:00 AUB Speaker
  17:30-17:30 AUB Speaker
  17:30-18:00 AUB Speaker
  Session 329: Oral Research Abstracts W
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July
  Session 330: Oral Research Abstracts X
  Moderator(s):
    Oral Abstract schedule coming late July

Pre-Congress Courses

Pre-congress courses are an excellent way to increase your total CME at MEMC19 and receive specialized instruction from experts in the field. Add a pre-congress course when you register for MEMC19.

***Special June Promotion***
Registrants who register for a pre-congress course 1-30 June 2019 receive a $50 USD discount. Act now to take advantage! Discount applied at checkout.
  Pre-Congress Courses - Additional Registration Required
  Sunday, 22 September
  08:00-12:00
 
Advanced EKG
Course Director: Susan P. Torrey, MD FAAEM FACEP (United States)
  08:00-17:30
 
Chemical Warfare Agents
Course Director: Ziad Kazzi, MD FAAEM FACEP FACMT FAACT (United States)
  08:00-12:00
 
Ultrasound – Beginners
Course Directors: Katharine Burns, MD RDMS FAAEM (United States); Christine Butts, MD FAAEM (United States); Michael Lambert, MD RDMS FAAEM (United States); Joseph P. Wood, MD JD RDMS MAAEM FAAEM (United States)
  13:00-17:00
 
Ultrasound – Advanced
Course Directors: Katharine Burns, MD RDMS FAAEM (United States); Christine Butts, MD FAAEM (United States); Michael Lambert, MD RDMS FAAEM (United States); Joseph P. Wood, MD JD RDMS MAAEM FAAEM (United States)
  08:00-11:30
 
Is there a Doctor on Board?
Course Director: Kumar Alagappan, MD FAAEM (United States)
  08:00-17:00
 
Train-the-Trainer Simulation
Course Director: Michael D. Smith, MD MBA CPE FAAEM (United States)
  13:00-17:00
 
Medical Publication Workshop
Course Director: Gary Gaddis, MD PhD FAAEM FACEP FIFEM (United States)
  08:00-12:30
 
LEAD Course in Emergency Medicine
Course Director: Terrence M. Mulligan, DO MPH FAAEM FIFEM (United States)
  08:00-12:30
 
A Practical Approach to Opioid Use Disorders (PrAOUD)
Course Directors: Brent Morgan, MD FAAEM FACMT (United States) and Timothy Wiegand, MD FACMT (United States)

Opening Ceremony

  Opening Ceremony
  Sunday, 22 September
  17:30
 
Welcome Address from Your Congress Leaders
 
 
Top 3 Oral Abstract Presentations
 
 
Recognition Awards
  18:30
 
Keynote Address: The Value of Board Certification in Emergency Medicine
Terry Kowalenko, MD FAAEM (United States)

Welcome Reception immediately following the Opening Ceremony.