Agenda and Speakers

Official Schedule is on the way!


Monday, April 11, 2022

Trauma, Haunting, Healing- Sharon Purdom, RN, BSN, CFRN, CEN, NREMT & Phil Ward, NRP, FP-C

Traumatic Arrest What to do??- Charles W Sheppard MD

I Ain’t Afraid of No Clot- Christopher Root, MD, NRP

Neonate Care in the Midst of Disaster- Johanna Thompson AAS, FP-C, CCP-C, CNP-T & Wesner Junior Jacotin M.D. Hospital Universitaire de Mirebalais

An LMA is in. Now what?!?!- Darren Braude, MD, Paramedic

Insidious Dyspnea: Pulmonary Hypertension- Elizabeth Owen, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN, TCRN, CCRN, CFRN, EMT

Quality Improvement in Pre-Hospital Utilization of Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS)- Angela Teckemeyer, BSN, RN, CEN, CFRN, CCRN & Allen C. Wolfe Jr., MSN, CNS, APRN, CFRN, CCRN, CTRN, TCRN, CMTE

Cryptic Shock- The Silent Killer- Christal ShyAnn King, RN, CEN

Airways: Good to Bad- Josh Bankston MSN RN NRP

Dating Around the Curve: The Love-Hate Relationship Between Oxygen and Hemoglobin- Leslie Rostedt, BSN, BA, AAS

The MOST critical care: Using critical care resources to deliver pallitative and end of life care to rural areas- Jeffrey Wayland, MD


Tuesday, April 12, 2022

EMS and Physician Wellness: How a Month in Alcohol Rehab Restored My Joy in My Work and Made Me a Better Doctor- Amanda Humphries-Ventura MD

ECMO Essentials- Michael A Frakes APRN, FAEN, FCCM

Heart of Stone: A Tale of Hyperkalemia, Digoxin Toxicity, and Calcium Administration- Danielle Goodrich, BA, FP-C, CCP-C; & Douglas George, MD


“I Narcanned Your Honor Student”: Mitigating the Impact of Bias on Patient Outcomes- Jeremy C. Williams, B.S., NRP

Critical Care at the Bottom of the Earth- Rebecca Craig AS

Lifesaving or Dangerous, a Literature Evidence-Based Look at Extraglottic Rescue Airways- P.S. Martin, MD

Managing the Unmanageable, Tales from the Darkside of Leadership- Cory Oaks MPA & April Larsen-Oaks, CMTE

The ABC’s of Point of Care Ultrasound- Brock Jenkins, FP-C, CCP-C, NRP

A Flight Nurse’s Worst Nightmare: Pregnant Trauma- Meaghan Panfil, BSN, RN, CFRN & Alexandra Tang, BSN, RN, CFRN, RN-NIC, CNPT

Success for Neonatal Airway Management- Brian Rogge, RN, BSN, CFRN, EMT-P

Born to Stand Out: HEMS Response to a patient with Autism- Joshua Chan BA, NRP, FP-C, CCP-C

The Ladder To Survival- Miles Weske – NRP

OMI 12 Lead Recognition: Beyond STEMI- Brian Imdieke, BASc, NRP, FP-C

The Night That Almost Wasn’t- Ryan Gauthier FP-C, NRP, CCEMTP

Pediatric Head Injuries- Marc Baron, MSN, RN, NEA-BC, CEN, CPEN, TCRN, CFRN, PHRN

Single Dose Killers: Pediatric Toxicology- Michael D. Gooch, DNP, APRN, CCP

Evidence Based Medicine: Is the Lucas Device Better than Manual CPR?- James F. Scheidler, MD

Cyanide Poisoning- Amy Vahrenwald, MSN, FNP-BC, CEN, CFRN

Dum down Mechanical Ventilator- Darrell Fixler AAS, RRT, NRP


Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Transport Medicine 101- William C Ferguson MD

VR, AR and Critical Care Education, the future is now.- Keith Carter, BSc, NRP, FP-C, CMTE

Why Conducting Research Improves your Team’s Care- Kevin Collopy, MHL, FP-C, NR-P, CMTE

My Checklist Manifesto- Michael J. Lauria, MD, NRP, FP-C

Landmark EMS/Transport Lawsuits: Who Won, Who Lost, & Why- Scott DeBoer RN,MSN,CFRN & John Clark JD, MBA, NRP, FP-C, CCP-C, CMTE

Critical Care Literature Update 2022- Michael Jasumback, MD

Am I Really Ready to Intubate?- Robert Beckl, RN, CFRN, FP-C, CHSE

This isn’t Your Daddy’s Ambulance: Damage Control Resuscitation for EMS- Andrew D Fisher, MD, MPAS

Hot Offload – Burn Care for the Aeromedical Provider- Kyle Luckey-Smith, MSc, BSN, CCRN, CFRN, FP-C

Getting Old Sure Beats the Alternative: Geriatric Trauma- Teri Campbell MSN, RN, CEN, CFRN, PHRN

Pass Go! Direct to the Operating Room (OR)…Direct to the OR and OR to OR transfers in Air Medical Transport- Will Appleby MHS


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 The Center for Emergency Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 The Center for Emergency Medical Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This activity is approved for AOA Category 2 credits.