ACEP/SEMPA
San Diego, CA
April 14-18, 2014
A Crash Course in Emergency Medicine Essentials

Faculty

APP Academy Phase I features top names in emergency medicine sharing real-life tips and tools for getting through a busy shift in the emergency department.

Abrahamian Fredrick M. Abrahamian, DO, FACEP, FIDSA
Professor of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California; Director of Education, Department of Emergency Medicine, Olive View-UCLA Medical Center, Sylmar, California
   
Asimos Andrew W. Asimos, MD, FACEP
Director of Emergency Stroke Care, Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina; Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Healthcare System, Charlotte, North Carolina
   
Benko Kip R. Benko, MD, FACEP
Clinical Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine; Attending Physician, UPMC-Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
   
Borg Keith T. Borg, MD, PhD, FACEP
Division Chief of Pediatric Emergency Medicine; Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina
   
Bresler Michael J. Bresler, MD, FACEP
Clinical Professor, Surgery, Division of Emergency Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California; Attending Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California; Attending Physician
   
Colwell Christopher B. Colwell, MD, FACEP
Director of Service, Department of Emergency Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center;  Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado
   
Gausche-Hill Marianne Gausche-Hill, MD, FACEP, FAAP
Professor of Clinical Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA; Vice Chair and Chief of the Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Director Pediatric Emergency Medicine and EMS Fellowships Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Torrance, California.
   
Harrison Dean T. Harrison, MPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA
Director of Mid-Level Practitioners; Assistant Medical Director -Clinical Evaluation Unit, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center
   
Kaide Colin G. Kaide, MD, FACEP
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine; Board-Certified Specialist in Hyperbaric Medicine; Specialist in Wound Care, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio
   
Kaplan Jay A. Kaplan, MD, FACEP
Director, Service and Operational Excellence, CEP America, Emeryville, California; Member, Board of Directors, American College of Emergency Physicians; Immediate Past Chair, Emergency Medicine Foundation
   
TKelly Thomas "TK" Kelly, MD
Associate Residency Program Director, Department of Emergency Medicine; Board Member, Arizona Regulatory Board of Physician Assistants; Board of Directors, Arizona College of Emergency Physicians; Medical Director, Eagle Air Med; Vice Director, EMS Fellowship, Maricopa Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ; Co-Course Director, Phase I, APP Academy
   
  Jason R. Knight, MD
Fellow Physician, Emergency Ultrasound, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, California
   
D Morrison Darrel Morrison, RN, FNP-BC, CEN
System Director, Advanced Practice Providers, Parkland/Baylor/John Peter Smith Division, EmCare, Inc., Dallas, Texas
   
Ossmann Eric W. Ossmann, MD, FACEP
Director, Prehospital & Disaster Medicine, Vice-Chief and Associate Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, Duke University Health System, Durham, North Carolina
   
Pace

Steven A. Pace, MD, FACEP
President, Tacoma Emergency Care Physicians, Tacoma, WA

   
 Perkins

John C. Perkins, Jr., MD, FACEP
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital

   
 Perron Andrew D. Perron, MD, FACEP
Professor and Residency Program Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine
   
 Raines2 Gregory P. Raines, PA-C
Adjunct Faculty, Franklin Pierce University Physician Assistant Program, Lebanon, NH; Immediate Past President of the Society of Emergency Medicine Physician Assistants (SEMPA); Co-Course Director, Phase I, APP Academy
   
Rogers Robert L. Rogers, MD, FACEP
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Medicine Director, Undergraduate Medical Education Director, Medical Education and Teaching Fellowship, Department of Emergency Medicine, The University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
   
Sherman Scott C. Sherman, MD
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, Rush Medical College; Assistant Program Director, Cook County Emergency Medicine Residency, Chicago, Illinois
   
Shlamovitz Gil Shlamovitz, MD, FACEP
Director of Medical Informatics, Section of Emergency Medicine; Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas; Attending Physician, Ben Taub General Hospital, Houston, Texas
   
Slovis Corey M. Slovis, MD, FACEP
Professor, Emergency Medicine and Medicine; Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee; Medical Director, Metro Nashville Fire Department and Nashville International Airport
   
Strehlow Matthew Strehlow, MD
Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Emergency Medicine; Director, Clinical Decision Unit; Co-Director, Stanford EM International, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 
   
J Stankus Jennifer L'Hommedieu Stankus, MD, JD
Attending emergency physician, Group Health Physicians; Medical-Legal Consultant to the US Attorney's Office; medical-legal consultant/attorney licensed in Washington D.C., Colorado, and Washington State; Medical Protective (MedPro) Emergency Medicine Advisory Board Member; Chair, ACEP Medical Legal Committee; former medical malpractice defense attorney for the US Army JAG Corps
   
Swadron Stuart P. Swadron, MD, FRCP(C), FACEP
Vice-Chair for Education, Department of Emergency Medicine, Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center; Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California
   
Tomaszewski Christian A. Tomaszewski, MD, MBA, FACEP, FACMT, FIFEM
Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine, Medical Diretor, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California San Diego Health System, San Diego, California
   
Traub Stephen J. Traub, MD, FACEP
Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, Arizona; Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
   
 Vissers Robert J. Vissers, MD, FACEP, FRCPC
Chief, Emergency Medicine and Quality Director, Legacy Emanuel Hospital, Portland, Oregon; Adjunct Associate Professor, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon
   
 Wills Charlotte Page Wills, MD
Department of Emergency Medicine, Alameda Health System – Highland Hospital, Oakland, CA; Associate Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA