EMS Medical Directors' Conference
EMS Medical Directors' Conference page
At the conclusion of this activity, the participants will be able to:
1. Discuss the most up to date standards of care for Emergency Medicine.
2. Develop a strategy for practicing Emergency Medicine using the most up to date standards of care.
3. Discuss the results of recent outcome-based research in prehospital emergency medical care.
2017 Conference Presentations
Dr. Jeffrey Runge-Use of NEMSIS Data for Bio-Preparedness
Dr. Christine Toevs-Why Injured Geriatric Patients Should Go to a Trauma Center
Dr. Christine Toevs-Traumatic Brain Injury and the Geriatric Patient
Dr. Gregory Faris-Pre-Hospital Management of Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury
Dr. Emily Kraft-Traumatic Cardiac Arrest Guidelines
Alex Meixner-Stroke Systems of Care Legislation-Lessons from Illinois and Next Steps in Indiana
Dr. Michael Kaufmann-Mobile Integrated Health Program
Shane Hardwick-Shalom Project
Andrew Bowman, NP-Conquering Refractory V-fibrillation in the Pre-Hospital Setting
2016 Conference Presentations
Dr. Timothy Pohlman (part of the Stop the Bleeding Panel)- TXA, To Drink or Not To Drink The Kool Aid
Dr. Matt Sutter (part of the Stop the Bleeding Panel)- Tourniquets
Dr. Erik Streib- Ambulance? Ambulance? We Don't Need No Stinking Ambulance!
Dr. Babak Sarani- Civilian and EMS Response to Active Shooter Events
Dr. Gerardo Gomez and Dr. Dan O'Donnell- EMS MDs Round Robin
Dr. Dan O'Donnell- EMS Case Reports from Emergency Medicine Residents
Dr. Peter Antevy- The Psychology of Pediatric Resuscitation in the Field
Dr. Michael Kaufmann- Ultrasounds for EMS
Dr. Michael Smith- Board Certifications
Dr. W. Graham Carlos- Inhalational Burns