Excellence in Emergency Medicine: Update in Trauma and Emergency Care

November 5-8, 2018

The Omni Grove Park Inn

Asheville, NC

 

 

Excellence in Emergency Medicine: Update in Trauma and Emergency Care

November 5-8, 2018

THE OMNI GROVE PARK INN

ASHEVILLE, NC

JOINTLY PROVIDED BY THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF EMERGENCY PHYSICIANS AND THE NORTH CAROLINA COLLEGE OF EMERGENCY PHYSICIANS

GENERAL INFORMATION

The purpose of this meeting is to provide state of the art practical clinical information for physicians, nurses, physician extenders, and paramedics on the care of trauma, cardiac and stroke patients, and pediatric emergency medicine as well as to provide updates in general emergency medicine.

 

TARGET AUDIENCE

This meeting is designed for Emergency Medicine, Family Practice, Internal Medicine and Urgent Care Physicians, General and Subspecialty Surgeons, Residents, Medical Students, PAs, Nurses, Paramedics, and other health care professionals interested in the latest information pertinent to emergency and trauma care.

COURSE TOPICS

At the conclusion of this meeting, participants will have been exposed to the latest information regarding the following topics:

  • Fever in the 0-90 Day-Old Infant
  • Stroke Management
  • Current Trends in Toxicology
  • Ocular Assessment in the ED
  • Cardiac Fashion Wear
  • Approach to Orbital and Ocular Trauma
  • Allergy, Anaphylaxis, and Angioedema
  • LLSA Article Review
  • Managing Geriatric Syndromes in the ED
  • Emergency Medicine Myths Debunked
  • Palliative Medicine in the Emergency Department
  • Sepsis Core Measures
  • Wound Ballistics
  • Update on Pediatric Pneumonia and the Role of Ultrasound
  • Workshop: Novel Uses for Ultrasound in the Pediatric Patient
  • Spinal Cord Trauma
  • International Medicine – Actual Cases and Their Diagnosis and Treatments
  • Vomiting Through the Ages
  • Detecting the Subtle Signs of Child Abuse and Maltreatment

DISCLOSURE STATEMENT

In accordance with ACCME Standards and ACEP Policy, all faculty are required to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest related to the content of their presentation(s).  This information will be made available to participants at the beginning of the activity.

REGISTRATION FEES

Full Conference – Physicians $625
Full Conference – Non-Physicians $525
Day 1 (Monday, November 5) $250
Day 2 (Tuesday, November 6) $350
Day 3 (Wednesday, November 7) $250
Day 4 (Thursday, November 8) $200
Residents $100

REGISTRATION METHODS

Please register using one of the following methods:REGISTRATION METHODS

CANCELLATION POLICY

Registration may be cancelled at any time prior to October 30, 2018.  A full refund will be made if a written cancellation is received by October 22, 2018.  Requests for refunds on or after October 23, 2018, and before October 30, 2018, will be subject to a $25 administrative fee.  No refunds will be made for cancellations received on or after October 31, 2018.

ELECTRONIC SYLLABUS

In our continuing efforts to “go green,” the conference syllabus will be provided in an electronic format.  Information will be provided to you so that you may download a copy to bring with you to the conference, if you choose, or bring your laptop or tablet with you.

CREDIT DESIGNATION

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of American College of Emergency Physicians and North Carolina College of Emergency Physicians. The American College of Emergency Physicians is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American College of Emergency Physicians designates this live activity for a maximum of 18.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for a maximum of 18.00 hours of ACEP Category I credit.

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ASHEVILLE, NC 

Asheville is a splendid place to visit, with beautiful mountain scenery, contemporary art galleries, and fine organic cuisine. The city’s rich architectural legacy, with its mix of Art Deco, Beaux Arts and Neoclassical styles, is the perfect backdrop to the energy that emanates from the locally owned-shops and galleries, distinctive restaurants and exciting entertainment venues. Your activity choices include strolling through downtown Asheville’s many art galleries, whitewater rafting on a clear mountain river, visiting craftspeople in their studios, hiking on one of 75 trails in the area, exploring some of the 100 antique shops, or just relaxing over a refreshing drink at one of many local coffeehouses or sidewalk cafés.

THE OMNI GROVE PARK INN RESORT & SPA

 Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains, just beyond the energy of downtown Asheville, The Grove Park Inn is sanctuary for the soul. Enchanting mountain vistas, lush green fairways, warm Southern charm, and passionate hospitality make The Grove Park Inn an oasis for family vacations and romantic getaways. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and one of Travel+Leisure’s Top Five Spa Resorts in the country, The Grove Park Inn is the place to relax, rejuvenate, explore, play, eat, and celebrate. The Grove Park Inn features beautiful rooms and suites with breathtaking views of the Blue Ridge and Great Smoky mountain ranges, tree-lined fairways and beautiful gardens and courtyards.

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ACCOMMODATIONS INFORMATION

Rooms are being held at the Omni Grove Park Inn, Asheville, NC with special convention rates of: $299/night for Run of House rooms; $329/night for Mountain View rooms; and $359/night for Premium Resort View rooms.  Other rooms are available. Room rate does not include meals, and is subject to state and local taxes. All rooms are also subject to $12/day resort charge. Parking is available at $15/day for self/garage parking and $22/day for valet. Please make your reservation by October 4, 2018, to receive these special group rates. Reservations received after this date will be subject to prevailing rates and availability.  Identify yourself as attending the North Carolina College of Emergency Physicians’ meeting (Group Code 110418NCCEPFALL).

Rooms may be reserved by contacting the hotel directly at (800) 438-5800 or online at https://www.omnihotels.com/hotels/asheville-grove-park/meetings/nccep-fall-2018-conference. One night’s deposit at time of booking is required to confirm all reservations. Interested in the Omni Grove Park Inn amenities? Contact the Omni Grove Park Inn directly. Amenities are at your expense.  Call early for spa and golf reservations.  Spa: (877) 772-0747.

Excellence in Emergency Medicine: Update in Trauma and Emergency Care
Monday, November 5, 2018
11:00 am – 12:00 pm Conference Registration
11:45 am – 12:00 pm Welcome and Introduction
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Thrombolysis or No Thrombolysis: Update on Stroke Management – Abhi Mehrotra, MD
1:00 pm – 1:45 pm Current Trends in Toxicology – May Yen, MD
1:45 pm – 2:00 pm Break and Visit Exhibits
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm Ocular Assessment in the ED – Sarah Escott, MD
2:30 pm – 3:15 pm Cardiac Fashion Wear – Jennifer Casaletto, MD
3:15 pm – 3:30 pm Break and Visit Exhibits
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm Approach to Orbital and Ocular Trauma – Sarah Escott, MD
4:00 pm – 4:45 pm Triple Threat – Allergy Anaphylaxis and Angioedema – Jennifer Casaletto, MD
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Reception (Exhibit Hall)
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
7:30 am – 8:00 am Conference Registration
8:00 am – 9:30 am LLSA Article Review – Page Bridges, MD
9:30 am – 10:15 am Managing Geriatric Syndromes in the Emergency Department – Christine Khandelwal, DO
10:15 am – 10:30 am Break/Visit Exhibits
10:30 am – 11:30 am Emergency Medicine Myths Debunked – Page Bridges, MD
11:30 am – 12:15 pm Palliative Medicine in the Emergency Department – Christine Khandelwal, DO
12:15 pm – 12:30 pm Break/Boxed Lunches/Visit Exhibits (Exhibits End)
12:30 pm – 1:15 pm Sepsis Core Measures – Where Are We Now? – Abhi Mehrotra, MD
1:15 pm – 2:00 pm Wound Ballistics – Lane Smith, MD
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Treating Hemophilia A in the Emergency Department: New Challenges and Opportunities*
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
7:30 am – 8:00 am Conference Registration
8:00 am – 9:00 am Update on Pediatric Pneumonia and the Role of Ultrasound – Mark Piehl, MD
9:00 am – 10:00 am Workshop: Novel Uses for Ultrasound in the Pediatric Patient – Mark Piehl, MD, Dale Quirke, MD
10:00 am – 10:15 am Break
10:15 am – 11:00 am Spinal Cord Trauma – Lane Smith, MD
11:00 am – 12:00 pm “International Medicine” – Actual Cases and Their Diagnosis and Treatments – Brian O’Neal, MD
12:00 pm – 12:15 pm Break/Boxed Lunches
12:15 pm – 2:15 pm Pediatric Panel Discussion: “Vomiting Through the Ages” – Moderator: Emily Sterrett, MD; Panelists: Clay Bordley, MD; Connie McAneney, MD; Courtney Mann, MD; and TBD
 

Thursday, November 8, 2018

7:30 am – 8:00 am Conference Registration
8:00 am – 9:15 am Detecting the Subtle Signs of Child Abuse and Maltreatment: What Every ED Physician Needs to Know – Karen Serrano, MD and LaClaire Stewart, MD
9:15 am – 10:30 am Fever in the 0-90 Day-Old Infant: Update on Current Management Strategies – Scott Connelly, MD
10:30 am Adjourn

 

COURSE CO-DIRECTORS

 

Jill Benson, MD, FACEP
Wake Emergency Physicians, PA
WakeMed Health and Hospitals
Raleigh, NC
Courtney H. Mann, MD, FACEP, FAAP
Program Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship
UNC/WakeMed Health and Hospitals/WEPPA
Clinical Associate Professor, Dept. of Emergency Medicine
University of North Carolina School of Medicine

COURSE FACULTY

Clay Bordley, MD, MPH

Chief, Pediatrics/Hospital and EM
Medical Director, Pediatric ED

Duke University

Durham, NC

 

Page Bridges, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor; Assistant Clerkship Director

GME Director of Resident Teaching

Greenville Health System/USC School of Medicine – Greenville

Greenville, SC

 

Jennifer Casaletto, MD, FACEP

Emergency Medicine Physicians

Carolinas Medical Center

Charlotte, NC

 

Scott Connelly, MD

Attending, Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Wake Emergency Physicians, PA

Raleigh, North Carolina

 

Sarah Escott, MD

Clinical Ophthalmologist

White Eye Associates and Vidant Medical Center

Greenville, NC

 

Christine Khandelwal, DO

Geriatric and Palliative Medicine Physician

Wake Med Hospitals, UNC- Chapel Hill

Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine

Apex, NC

 

Constance McAneney, MD

Professor of Pediatrics, Univ. of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Cincinnati, OH

 

Abhi Mehrotra, MD, MBA, FACEP

Vice Chair, Strategic Initiatives & Operations

UNC- Chapel Hill

Durham, NC

 

Brian O’Neal, MD

Attending EM Physician

Adjunct Professor, UNC- Chapel Hill

Raleigh, NC

 

Mark Piehl, MD, MPH

Pediatric Intensivist

WakeMed

Raleigh, NC

 

Dale Quirke, MD

Emergency Physician and Ultrasound Program Director

Wake Emergency Physicians, PA

Cary, NC

 

Karen Serrano, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

University of North Carolina

Chapel Hill, NC

 

Lane Smith, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Wake Forest School of Medicine

Winston Salem, NC

 

Emily Sterrett, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics – Ped. Emergency Medicine

Duke University

Durham, NC

 

LaClaire Stewart, MD, MPH

Assistant Medical Director

Child Maltreatment Telemedicine Outreach Program

UNC Dept. of Pediatrics

Chapel Hill, NC

 

May Yen, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

UNC School of Medicine

Chapel Hill, NC

MEETING COORDINATORS

Elizabeth Taylor
Asst. to Executive Director
North Carolina College of Emergency Physicians
Raleigh, NC
Colleen Kochanek
Executive Director
North Carolina College of Emergency Physicians
Raleigh, NC