Emergency Medicine Assembly
New York, NY
March 24 - 26, 2015

2014 Advanced PEM Syllabi

 Pre-Conference Events

Monday, March 17

Pediatric Procedures Lab

8:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Pediatric Procedures Lab / Sean M. Fox, MD; Maureen D. McCollough, MD, MPH, FACEP

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
Pediatric Procedures Lab / Sean M. Fox, MD; Maureen D. McCollough, MD, MPH, FACEP

 

Pediatric Ultrasound Labs 

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8:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Ultrasound Lab - Fundamentals / Stephanie Doniger, MD, RDMS, FAAP, FACEP

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
Ultrasound Lab - Advanced / Stephanie Doniger, MD, RDMS, FAAP, FACEP

 

Essentials in Pediatric Emergency Medicine 

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8:00 AM - 8:30 AM 
Pediatric Airway Management Update / Marianne Gausche-Hill, MD, FACEP, FAAP

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM 
Vascular Access and Treatment of Shock in Children / Isabel Barata, MD, MS, FACP, FACEP

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM 
Respiratory Emergencies: Evidence-Based Practice / Charles Macias, MD, FACEP

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM 
Pediatric Trauma Update and Controversies / Christopher S. Amato, MD, FACEP, FAAP

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM 
GU Emergencies: Major and Minor / Marianne Gausche-Hill, MD, FACEP, FAAP

10:45 AM - 11:15 AM 
Rapid Fire Toxicology for Pediatrics / Richard M. Cantor, MD, FACEP, FAAP

12:45 PM - 1:15 PM 
Must-Know Pediatric Resuscitation and Cardiology / Alfred D. Sacchetti, MD, FACEP

1:15 PM - 1:45 PM 
Critical Tools for Evaluation and Management of Neonates: From Birth to 28 Days / Richard M. Cantor, MD, FACEP, FAAP

1:45 PM - 2:15 PM 
Altered Mental Status: Differential and Management in Children / Joan Shook, MD, FACEP, FAAP

2:15 PM - 2:45 PM 
Non-Traumatic Surgical Emergencies: Avoid Missing These Life Threatening Conditions in Children / Joan Shook, MD, FACEP, FAAP

3:00 PM - 3:45 PM 
Fever and Infectious Disease Update / Jeffrey R. Avner, MD

3:45 PM - 4:15 PM 
What's New in Sedation and Analgesia for Kids / Alfred D. Sacchetti, MD, FACEP

4:15 PM - 5:00 PM 
Challenging Cases in Traumatic and Nontraumatic Pediatric Orthopedics / Marianne Gausche-Hill, MD, FACEP, FAAP

5:00 PM - 5:30 PM 
Must-Know Neurologic Disorders in Children / Emily A. Rose, MD, FACEP

 

 

 

Day 1 - Tuesday, March 18


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8:15 AM - 9:00 AM 
EMS for Children Program: Thirty Years of Advocacy / Elizabeth A. Edgerton, MD, MPH

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM 
Pediatric Emergency Medical Literature: The Year in Review / Richard M. Cantor, MD, FACEP, FAAP

9:45 AM - 10:15 AM 
Myths in Wound Care / Christopher S. Amato, MD, FACEP, FAAP

10:45 AM - 11:15 AM 
Fever: Time to Abandon Risk Stratification? / Jeffrey R. Avner, MD

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM 
Masters of Pediatric EM Expert Panel: Resuscitation Controversies / Alfred D. Sacchetti, MD, FACEP (Moderator); Aaron J. Donoghue, MD, MSCE, FAAP; Robert W. Hickey, MD, FAAP, FAHA

1:45 PM - 2:15 PM 
Use of Oxygen in Pediatric Resuscitation: Too Much Can Be a Bad Thing / Robert W. Hickey, MD, FAAP, FAHA

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Masters of Pediatric Emergency Medicine Expert Panel: Myths and Controversies / Richard M. Cantor, MD, FAAP, FACEP; Marianne Gausche-Hill, MD, FACEP, FAAP 

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Challenging Cases in Visual Diagnosis / Jeffrey R. Avner, MD

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Health Policy: Let's Not Forget the Children / Michael J. Gerardi, MD, FAAP, FACEP

 

Day 2 - Wednesday, March 19


8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
New Approach to Teenaged Gynecology / Marina Catallozzi, MD, MSCE

8:30 AM - 9:15 AM
Pediatric ECGs (Syllabus Coming Soon) / Richard A. Friedman, MD, MBA

9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
Morsels and More: Online Educational Tools / Sean M. Fox, MD

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Post-Op Heart: When to Worry (Syllabus Not Available) / Richard A. Friedman, MD, MBA

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Controversies in the Management of Pneumonia in Children / Jeffrey R. Avner, MD

11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
The Newest Drugs of Abuse: Ever Changing, Ever Challenging / Christine M. Stork, PharmD, DABAT, FAACT

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Ketamine Analgesia: New Use for an Old Drug? (Syllabus Not Available) / James L. Homme, MD

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Black Box Drugs and other Controversies: Reality of Use in the ED / Christine M. Stork, PharmD, DABAT, FAACT

3:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Up the Nose: Not Only for Fingers and Foreign Bodies - Intranasal Medication Applications in Pediatric EM (Syllabus Not Available) / James L. Homme, MD

4:15 PM - 4:45 PM
ALTE Update: Common Sense Approach to the Latest Clinical Decision Rules / Manoj K. Mittal, MD, MRCP (UK), FACEP, FAAP

 

Day 3 - Thursday, March 20

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8:00 AM - 8:30 AM
I Didn't Get That: Handoffs in the Pediatric ED / Kathy N. Shaw, MD, FACEP

8:30 AM - 9:15 AM
Sleeping with the Enemy? Expectations and Reality in Imaging Children in the Emergency Setting / Nancy A. Chauvin, MD; Kathy N Shaw, MD, FACEP

9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
Management of the Difficult Airway in Children: Latest Gadgets and Tricks of the Trade / Marianne Gausche-Hill, MD, FACEP, FAAP

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Critical Findings in Pediatric Radiology: Part 1 / Nancy A. Chauvin, MD

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Using Capnography in Pediatric Emergency Patients: Traditional and Nontraditional Uses of ETCO2 / Aaron J. Donoghue, MD, MSCE, FAAP

11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Critical Findings in Pediatric Radiology: Part 2 / Nancy A. Chauvin, MD

 

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