Event Schedule

Essentials of Emergency Medicine

May 14-17, 2018 | The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas

  • 11am-3pmPre-Day Workshops(Midday session)
    • Basic Ultrasound with Michael Stone
    • Airway with Rich Levitan
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  • 3:30-7:30pmPre-Day Workshops(Evening session)
    • ECG with Amal Mattu
    • Advanced Ultrasound with Michael Stone
    • Airway with Rich Levitan
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  • 11am-3pmALiEM + Essentials of EM Resilience Training for Residents

    Essentials of EM, in partnership with Academic Life in EM (ALiEM) is hosting our second annual resident-exclusive event. Join us for this interactive workshop to acquire performance-enhancing psychological skills that will level-up your personal and professional resiliency, unique to the Emergency Medicine environment. Upon completion, earn a micro-certificate you can use, along with a toolkit, to effect change at your residency program. Lunch will be provided!

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  • 7-7:30amYogaCastellana Ballroom
  • 7:30-9amBreakfastExhibit Hall
  • 9-9:40amWelcome & Opening KeynoteChelsea Theater
  • 9:40-9:55am5 common errors in shockChelsea TheaterAmal Mattu, MD
  • 9:55-10amPediatric airway reimaginedChelsea TheaterIlene Claudius, MD
  • 10-10:15amUltrasound Master Class: Easy nerve block for rib fracturesChelsea TheaterMichael “Mike” Stone, MD
  • 10:15-10:25amDealing with impalementsChelsea TheaterKenji Inaba, MD
  • 10:25-10:30amLet's talk about thisChelsea TheaterJan Shoenberger, MDKenji Inaba, MD
  • 10:30-11amBREAK - Live from Essentials Morning Halftime ShowChelsea TheaterAnand Swaminathan, MD, MPHEEM Fellows
  • 11-11:05amGetting back into the grooveChelsea TheaterJan Shoenberger, MDKenji Inaba, MD
  • 11:05-11:15amWhat would Kenji do? (Live demos)Chelsea TheaterKenji Inaba, MD
  • 11:15-11:30amMedicolegal pitfalls in ECG in the low risk chest pain: Part 1Chelsea TheaterAmal Mattu, MD
  • 11:30-11:40amChild abuse in the community EDChelsea TheaterIlene Claudius, MD
  • 11:40-11:50amMedicolegal pitfalls in ECG in the low risk chest pain: Part 2Chelsea TheaterAmal Mattu, MD
  • 11:50am-12pmLet's talk about thisChelsea TheaterAmal Mattu, MDJan Shoenberger, MD
  • 12-1:30pmLunch on your own
  • 1:30-1:35pmGetting back into the grooveChelsea TheaterJan Shoenberger, MD
  • 1:35-1:45pmUltrasound Master Class: The subclavian lineChelsea TheaterMichael “Mike” Stone, MD
  • 1:45-1:50pmManaging minor gunshot woundsChelsea TheaterKenji Inaba, MD
  • 1:50-2pmUpdates in the approach to pediatric feverChelsea TheaterIlene Claudius, MD
  • 2-2:05pmRetained bullets: What do you do?Chelsea TheaterKenji Inaba, MD
  • 2:05-2:15pmMust-know cardiology updates: SyncopeChelsea TheaterAmal Mattu, MD
  • 2:15-2:20pmPediatric trauma reimaginedChelsea TheaterIlene Claudius, MD
  • 2:20-2:25pmWarming IV fluidsChelsea TheaterKenji Inaba, MD
  • 2:25-2:40pmMust-know cardiology updates: CHFChelsea TheaterAmal Mattu, MD
  • 2:40-2:55pmWhat would Kenji do? More live demosChelsea TheaterKenji Inaba, MD
  • 2:55-3pmLet's talk about thisChelsea TheaterJan Shoenberger, MDKenji Inaba, MD
  • 3-3:30pmBREAK - Live from Essentials Afternoon Halftime ShowChelsea TheaterAnand Swaminathan, MD, MPHEEM Fellows
  • 3:30-3:35pmGetting back into the grooveChelsea TheaterJan Shoenberger, MD
  • 3:35-3:45pmMust-know cardiology updates: Cardiac arrestChelsea TheaterAmal Mattu, MD
  • 3:45-4pmPractice changing pediatric pearlsChelsea TheaterIlene Claudius, MD
  • 4-4:10pmTrauma M&MChelsea TheaterKenji Inaba, MD
  • 4:10-4:20pmECG Mini-Master Class: Subtle ACSChelsea TheaterAmal Mattu, MD
  • 4:20-4:30pmThings I've learned from the best ER doc I knowChelsea TheaterMichael “Mike” Stone, MD
  • 4:30-4:40pmMy favorite ECGs of the yearChelsea TheaterAmal Mattu, MD
  • Opioid epidemicChelsea TheaterWilliam “Billy” Mallon, MD
  • 5-6pmOpening Night Cocktail PartyChelsea Theater Balcony
  • 6-9pmCasino Night & Texas Hold’em Free PlayExhibit Hall
  • Extra Good Stuff
  • 9:30-11:30amDog TherapyExhibit Hall
  • 9:30am-12pm
    1-3:30pm
    Chair MassageExhibit Hall
  • 9am-12pm
    1:30-3pm
    Voices of Essentials StudioChelsea Theater Main Lobby
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  • 7-7:30amYogaCastellana Ballroom
  • 7:30-9amBreakfastExhibit Hall
  • 9-9:05amWelcomeChelsea TheaterRob Orman, MD
  • 9:05-9:15amPreoxygenation updateChelsea TheaterScott Weingart, MD
  • 9:15-9:25amIs re-expansion pulmonary edema a thing? And if so, who cares?Chelsea TheaterHaney Mallemat, MD
  • 9:25-9:30amThe best way to optimize cosmesis for scarsChelsea TheaterBrittney DeClerck, MD
  • 9:30-9:45amDecontaminating the soiled airwayChelsea TheaterAnand Swaminathan, MD, MPH
  • 9:45-9:55amApproach to pediatric syncopeChelsea TheaterSolomon Behar, MD
  • 9:55-10:10amDermatology Master Class: Clinical approach to rashes in the EDChelsea TheaterBrittney DeClerck, MD
  • 10:10-10:30amAccelerated protocols: PE pathwaysChelsea TheaterRob Orman, MDCameron Berg, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
  • 10:30-11amBREAK - Live from Essentials Morning Halftime ShowChelsea TheaterAnand Swaminathan, MD, MPHEEM Fellows
  • 11-11:05amGetting back into the grooveChelsea TheaterRob Orman, MD
  • 11:05-11:15amApproach to pediatric syncopeChelsea TheaterSolomon Behar, MD
  • 11:15-11:25amWhy does procalcitonin suck so hard?Chelsea TheaterHaney Mallemat, MD
  • 11:25-11:40amStroke updates you gotta know!Chelsea TheaterAnand Swaminathan, MD, MPH
  • 11:40-11:45amWhat your bloodbanker wish you knewChelsea TheaterScott Weingart, MD
  • 11:45am-12pmThe most useful things I learned this yearChelsea TheaterRob Orman, MDHaney Mallemat, MD
  • 12-1:30pmLunch on your own
  • 1:30-1:35pmGetting back into the grooveChelsea TheaterRob Orman, MD
  • 1:35-1:55pmEvidence-based community EM: Chest pain rule out follow upChelsea TheaterRob Orman, MDCameron Berg, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
  • 1:55-2:10pmSome awesome MacGyver movesChelsea TheaterAnand Swaminathan, MD, MPH
  • 2:10-2:20pmLogistics of Massive TransfusionChelsea TheaterScott Weingart, MD
  • 2:20-2:25pmEveryday EM: The ear wax won't come out!Chelsea TheaterSolomon Behar, MD
  • 2:25-2:40pmDermatology Master Class: Clinical approach to rashes in the EDChelsea TheaterBrittney DeClerck, MD
  • 2:40-3pmEverything you've always wanted to ask a dermatologistChelsea TheaterRob Orman, MDBrittney DeClerck, MD
  • 3-3:30pmBREAK - Live from Essentials Afternoon Halftime ShowChelsea TheaterAnand Swaminathan, MD, MPHEEM Fellows
  • 3:30-3:35pmGetting back into the grooveChelsea TheaterRob Orman, MD
  • 3:35-3:50pmEvidence-based community EM: PancreatitisChelsea TheaterRob Orman, MDCameron Berg, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
  • 3:50-4:05pmDermatology tricks of the tradeChelsea TheaterBrittney DeClerck, MD
  • 4:05-4:15pmPediatric tricks of the tradeChelsea TheaterSolomon Behar, MD
  • 4:15-4:20pmVisual dirty bitsChelsea TheaterHaney Mallemat, MD
  • 4:20-4:25pmPerichondritis: Not Just Simple CellulitisChelsea TheaterAnand Swaminathan, MD, MPH
  • 4:25-4:40pmWhen bread and butter rashes aren't bread and butterChelsea TheaterBrittney DeClerck, MD
  • 4:40-5pmThe most important critical care you gotta knowChelsea TheaterScott Weingart, MDRob Orman, MD
  • 5-5pmEnd of day announcementsChelsea Theater
  • Extra Good Stuff
  • 9:30-11:30amDog TherapyExhibit Hall
  • 9:30am-12pm
    1-3:30pm
    Chair MassageExhibit Hall
  • 9am-12pm
    1:30-3pm
    Voices of Essentials StudioChelsea Theater Main Lobby
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  • 7:30-9amBreakfastExhibit Hall
  • 9-9:05amWelcomeChelsea TheaterMizuho Spangler, DO
  • 9:05-9:15amPapers that changed my practiceChelsea TheaterRichard Cantor, MD
  • 9:15-9:25amFast track pearls and pitfallsChelsea TheaterTarlan Hedayati, MD
  • 9:25-9:35amIV lidocaine for pain? Oh tell me more!Chelsea TheaterJan Shoenberger, MD
  • 9:35-9:45amThings you should know about wrist traumaChelsea TheaterWilliam “Billy” Mallon, MD
  • 9:45-9:55amBeware the gram positives: Silent assassins at workChelsea TheaterRichard Cantor, MD
  • 9:55-10:05amMore fast track pearls and pitfallsChelsea TheaterTarlan Hedayati, MD
  • 10:05-10:20amWhen specialty consultation fails to confer legal protectionChelsea TheaterMichael B. Weinstock, MD
  • 10:20-10:30amLet's talk about thisChelsea TheaterMichael B. Weinstock, MDMizuho Spangler, DO
  • 10:30-11amBREAK - Live from Essentials Morning Halftime ShowChelsea TheaterAnand Swaminathan, MD, MPHEEM Fellows
  • 11-11:05amGetting back into the grooveChelsea TheaterMizuho Spangler, DO
  • 11:05-11:15amDon't be a pain in the a**: A sacral fracture updateChelsea TheaterWilliam “Billy” Mallon, MD
  • 11:15-11:30amDrops, ointments and creams: Not for children!Chelsea TheaterRichard Cantor, MD
  • 11:30-11:40amWhen the physician becomes the patientChelsea TheaterTarlan Hedayati, MD
  • 11:40-11:50amLet's talk about thisChelsea TheaterTarlan Hedayati, MDMizuho Spangler, DO
  • 11:50am-12pmWhen APPs and docs work together, who has legal responsibility? The case.Chelsea TheaterMichael B. Weinstock, MD
  • 12-1:30pmLunch on your own
  • 1:30-1:35pmGetting back into the grooveChelsea TheaterMizuho Spangler, DO
  • 1:35-1:45pmWhen APPs and docs work together, who has legal responsibility? The conclusion.Chelsea TheaterMichael B. Weinstock, MD
  • 1:45-2:10pmParaneoplastic syndromesChelsea TheaterWilliam “Billy” Mallon, MD
  • 2:10-2:20pmManagement strategies for refractory vomitingChelsea TheaterJan Shoenberger, MD
  • 2:20-2:40pmThe relationship between the palmar aponeurosis, the transverse ligament, volar plate, your semicircular canals, and the OlympicsChelsea TheaterWilliam “Billy” Mallon, MD
  • 2:40-2:55pmWhat would Richie do?Chelsea TheaterRichard Cantor, MD
  • 2:55-3pmLet's talk about thisChelsea TheaterMizuho Spangler, DORichard Cantor, MD
  • 3-3:30pmBREAK - Live from Essentials Afternoon Halftime ShowChelsea TheaterAnand Swaminathan, MD, MPHEEM Fellows
  • 3:30-3:35pmGetting back into the grooveChelsea Theater
  • 3:35-3:45pmCOPD exacerbation and legal quicksandChelsea TheaterMichael B. Weinstock, MD
  • 3:45-4:10pmRenaissance diseases: everything old is new againChelsea TheaterRichard Cantor, MD
  • 4:10-4:25pmBalancing clinician's short-term legal risk with patient's long-term healthChelsea TheaterMichael B. Weinstock, MD
  • 4:25-4:35pmLet's talk about thisChelsea TheaterMichael B. Weinstock, MDMizuho Spangler, DO
  • 4:35-4:40pmWrapping upChelsea Theater
  • 4:40-5pmThis Emergency LifeChelsea TheaterRob Orman, MD
  • 5-5pmEnd of event announcementsChelsea Theater
  • Extra Good Stuff
  • 9:30am-12pmChair MassageExhibit Hall
  • 9am-12pm
    1:30-3pm
    Voices of Essentials StudioChelsea Theater Main Lobby
  • See Social Events Details