Pre-Conference Courses

Sunday, October 24

Counter-Narcotics and Terrorism Operational Medical Support (CONTOMS) Medical Director’s Course

Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

8:00 am - 4:30 pm $300

At-Home Live Streaming

Designed for physicians and others who provide medical oversight for prehospital personnel operating with tactical law enforcement teams or who require a clearer understanding of TEMS as part of their work. This course consists of classroom work and extensive demonstrations.


Mass Casualty Medical Operations Management Course

Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

8:00 am - 5:30 pm $300

At-Home Live Streaming

During this course you will learn the basic principles of mass casualty medical operations management from planning through recovery, whether you are the single coverage physician in a small community hospital or one of many in a large urban medical center. Learn the skills and principles you need to plan, prepare, and manage any kind of mass casualty incident or patient surge event. While this is an entry-level course it is also valuable to anyone involved in facility disaster planning and response.

Emergency Ultrasound Management Course

Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

8:00 am - 5:00 pm $330


Hear from national experts with highly successful emergency ultrasound programs. Core and Advanced run concurrently. A reception afterward offers access to Ultrasound leaders and fellow registrants. These courses are not hands-on


Pain and Addiction Care in the ED (PACED) Accreditation - 

Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm  Free

At-Home Live Streaming

This two-part session is a live discussion followed by Q & A with leading experts in pain and addiction emergency care. Hear from the members of the PACED Board of Governors as they share best practices in providing high-quality effective pain management, improving patient safety, and ending the harms and mortality associated with opioid use. Further, experts will discuss essential departmental enhancements such as education, tools, and algorithms to provide the most up-to-date evidence-based care for ED pain and addiction management. The session will also include helpful recommendations for achieving PACED accreditation.


The 4Ms and Geriatric Emergency Care

Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

10:30 am - 2:00 pm  

Member $54

RN $54

Non-Member $98

At-Home Live Streaming

Do you need to enhance your knowledge of geriatric emergency medicine? Are you interested in learning about Age-Friendly Health Systems and how it aligns with Geriatric Emergency Department Accreditation (GEDA)? Are you interested in implementing initiatives to improve care for geriatric patients in your emergency department? This pre-conference course is for you! Using the 4M framework for Age-Friendly Health Systems, this course will provide actionable information for improving geriatric emergency care for individual clinicians and department leaders. Participation in this pre-conference will meet the education requirements for geriatric ED accreditation.


AMIA 10x10 Informatics Education Program

Up to 46.5 AMA PRA Category 1 credits available.

8:00 am - 5:00 pm  

The eleven-week distance learning component of the program will begin on July 7, 2021, and the complete program will conclude with a face-to-face meeting of the registrants and faculty at ACEP21. 

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