Daily Schedule

The 2017 Leadership & Advocacy Conference will offer thought-provoking, inspiring and challenging sessions by nationally recognized speakers and key decision makers who will provide you with the inside information and skills you need to maximize your effect as an emergency medicine leader and advocate.

Faculty and Courses (subject to change)
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Sunday, March 12

8:30 am - 4:30 pm Chapter Executives Forum
8:30 am - 4:30 pm  Committee Meetings
12:30 pm - 5:30pm Health Policy Primer
Presented by EMRA and ACEP's Young Physician Section
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm  Presentation Training
5:30 pm - 6:30pm Resident and Young Physicians Section Reception
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm NEMPAC VIP Reception (by invitation only)  
8:30 pm - 10:00pm EMF Major Donor Reception (by invitation only)  

Monday, March 13

8:00 am - 5:00 pm Courses covering the current health care landscape
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Dine Around Fundraisers

Tuesday, March 14

7:30 am - 5:00 pm ACEP Lobby Day
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Congressional Reception  
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Dine Around Fundraisers

Wednesday, March 15 Leadership Day (CME Courses)

7:30 am - 8:30 am Leadership Breakfast  
8:30 am - 8:40 am Welcome/Overview
Rebecca B. Parker, MD, FACEP, ACEP President; Robert W. Strauss, Jr. MD, FACEP
8:40 am - 9:10 am Leadership Resiliency during Times of Constant Change
Rebecca B. Parker, MD, FACEP  
9:10 am - 10:20 am Where the Rubber Meets the Road: The Intersection of Social Media and EM
Ryan Stanton, MD, FACEP (Moderator); Alicia M. Kurtz, MD; Howard K. Mell, MD, MPH, CMPE, FACEP; Karolyn K. Moody, MD
10:20 am - 10:35 am Break  
10:35 am - 11:45 am The Impact of Implicit Bias: Leaders Beware
Douglas M. Char, MD, FACEP (Moderator); Aisha T. Liferidge, MD, FACEP; Bernard L. Lopez, MD, FACEP; Kevin M. Klauer, DO, FACEP; Anne M. Daul, MD, FACEP; Vidya Eswaran, MD
11:45 am - 12:30 pm Lunch & Networking with ACEP President-Elect
Paul D. Kivela, MD, MBA, FACEP
12:30 pm - 1:15 pm Conducting High Impact Meetings
Robert W. Strauss, Jr. MD, FACEP
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm Leadership Under Fire: When Crisis Defines Us
Robert W. Strauss, Jr. MD, FACEP  (Moderator); Kathleen J. Clem, MD, FACEP; Thom A. Mayer, MD, FACEP; Chad Kessler, MD, MHPE, FACEP