Phase I Corporate Sponsor Events

Roundtable Discussions:

Wednesday, February, 7 │ 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm │Hunters Lounge

Vapotherm Roundtable:

Hosts: Michael McQueen, MD, Vice President of Medical Affairs; Jeff Maglin, Director of Marketing

Title: Don’t be afraid of Pediatric Strategies for Pediatric Patients Entering the ER in Respiratory Distress

Discussion on treatment alternatives for pediatric patients arriving in the Emergency Department in respiratory distress. Dr. McQueen previously was the Medical Director of multiple NICUs within the Banner Healthcare System in Phoenix, Arizona, and is the Founder of Good Night Pediatrics, an urgent care facility for the night time medical treatment of Pediatric patients.

Wednesday, February, 7 │ 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm │Hunters Lounge

Aerogen Roundtable:

Hosts: Brian Groskopf, Director Corporate Accounts; Jackie Mills, Medical Science Liaison

Title: High Performance Aerosol in the Emergency Department

Learn how Aerogen’s high performance aerosol drug delivery system can improve patient care and throughput in a busy Emergency Department.

Complimentary Dinner and Educational Presentations

Vapotherm: Tuesday, February 6 │ 6:45 pm – 8:15 pm │ Room: 209

Title: No mask, No problem. High Velocity Nasal Insufflation – A viable alternative to NIPPV?

Dr. Sharma will discuss current research and his clinical practice experience using High Velocity Nasal Insufflation (HVNI) as a front-line tool for treating the signs and symptoms of respiratory distress in the Emergency Department. HVNI uses high velocity, high flows of humidified gas, delivered through a small-bore nasal cannula, not only to improve oxygenation but also ventilation efficiency.

Presenter: Kunal M. Sharma, MD, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Chief of Emergency Medicine at Lyndon B Johnson Hospital

Pick up a dinner ticket at the EDDA registration table during a break. Seating is limited and tickets are offered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Aerogen: Wednesday, February 7 │ 6:45 pm – 8:15 pm │ Room: Park West E

Title: Increasing Throughput in the Emergency Department with High Performance Vibrating Mesh Technology

Dr. McCullough will focus on the important factors to consider when dealing with respiratory patients in the Emergency Department and the use of high performance aerosol technology to address these needs. This presentation will review case studies on critical respiratory patients in the Emergency Department.

Presenter: Lynne B. McCullough, MD, FACEP, Clinical Professor of Medicine and Emergency Medicine, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine; Medical Director, Ronald Reagan UCLA Emergency Medicine Department

Pick up a dinner ticket at the EDDA registration table during a break. Seating is limited and tickets are offered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Collective Medical Technologies (CMT) materials on the topic of complex patient healthcare management are available at the EDDA registration table.

Collective Medical empowers care teams to improve patient outcomes by closing the communication gaps that undermine patient care. With a nationwide network engaged with every national health plan in the country, hundreds of hospitals and health systems and tens of thousands of providers, Collective Medical’s system-agnostic platform is trusted by care teams to identify at-risk and complex patients and facilitate actionable collaboration to make better care decisions and improve outcomes. Based in Salt Lake City, Collective Medical is proven to streamline transitions of care, improve coordination across diverse care teams, and reduce medically unnecessary hospital admissions. Collective Medical’s Edie (aka PreManage ED) is endorsed by the American College of Emergency Physicians, which ACEP believes will confer a significant benefit to its members and their patients. CMT is trusted by thousands of providers caring for millions of patients spanning EDs, hospitals, clinics, health plans, ACOs, EMS, and post-acute care.

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