Agenda

September 9-13, 2024

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Monday September 09, 2024

  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    Advanced Burn Life Support

    • Co-Speaker
      • Jeffrey CarterMD
    • Speaker
      • Carl FloresNRP
  • 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

    Intro to Point of Care Ultrasound (POCUS) for the EMS Provider: A Hands On Experience

      • kasha bornsteinMD MPH MSc EMT-P
    • Panelist
      • David RayburnMD
      • Jessica BarbourParamedic
  • 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

    How the U.S. Border Crisis is Impacting Homelessness & Heroin Use

    • Speaker
      • Ken BouvierNRP
  • 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

    Introduction to Simulation for EMS Educators

    • Co-Speaker
      • William BelkM.Sc., FP-C
      • Zachary HubenthalBS,NRP,CHSE,CHSOS
    • Speaker
      • Ian JonesFP-C, NR-P, BAS
  • 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

    Tension Pneumothorax: Needle Decompression, Finger Thoracostomy and Chest Tubes

    • Speaker
      • Jared RossDO, NRP, TCCC, FACEP, FAAEM
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    MIH Summit Presented by NAMIHP

  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    FP-C, CCP-C & CFRN Advanced Concepts in Critical Care

    • Chair
      • Eric BauerMBA, FP-C, CCP-C, C-NPT, NRP, FAASTN(H)
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    EMS Supervisor Leadership Academy 4.0

    • Co-Speaker
      • Rob FarmerBSM, FACPE
      • Ryan GreenbergMBA, FACPE, NRP
  • 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

    ResponderStrong Mental Health Curriculum

    • Speaker
      • Matthew PhilbrickFACPE, MBA, MSML, NRP
  • 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM

    NAEMT Board Meeting

  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    All Hazards Disaster Response 2nd Edition Provider Course (NAEMT)

  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS) 4th Edition (NAEMT)

  • 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

    I have a HAZMAT Patient - Now What?: Scenario-Based Hazmat Training

    • Speaker
      • David BullardEMT-I
  • 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

    Paramedic Preceptor Program: Integrating Theory and Practice in EMS

    • Co-Speaker
      • Elsie KusielMS, EM, EMT-P
    • Speaker
      • Daniel GerardMS, RN, NRP
  • 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

    Prehospital Management of the Routine and Complex Delivery

    • Speaker
      • Jay RodriguezBS NRP CCP EMS-I CD/CBE (DTI) MWS
  • 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

    The FlightBridgeEd Mechanical Ventilation Workshop

    • Chair
      • Eric BauerMBA, FP-C, CCP-C, C-NPT, NRP, FAASTN(H)
  • 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

    Mortality: Dealing with Death & Dying

    • Panelist
      • Debbie QuintanaMBA, MS, PA-C, EMT
      • Paul ScalzoMobile Intensive Care Paramedic
      • Peter DenicolaMPA NRP
  • 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM

    Peds Pig Lab Plus: The Hands-On Experience

    • Speaker
      • Lisa DeBoerNREMT-P/PI, CET
      • Scott DeBoerRN,MSN,CPEN,EMT-P
  • 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

    NAEMT International Reception (by invitation)

Tuesday September 10, 2024

  • 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

    The Psychology of Safety: How to wire your employees for success

    • Speaker
      • Jeff WhiteM.S., CHSP, MTSP-C, FP-C
  • 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

    Resuscitate YOUR Nervous System : A practical application for First Responders

    • Co-Speaker
      • Crystal LittleEMT-P, A.S.
      • Daniella AbdinM.Ed.
  • 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

    Teleflex Cadaver Lab

  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    Handtevy Pediatric Emergency Standards

    • Chair
      • Peter M. AntevyMD
  • 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

    Cardiology Master Class: STEMI Recognition

    • Speaker
      • Tom BouthilletNRP
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    MIH Summit

  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    FP-C, CCP-C & CFRN Advanced Concepts in Critical Care

    • Chair
      • Eric BauerMBA, FP-C, CCP-C, C-NPT, NRP, FAASTN(H)
  • 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

    MCI and Triage Best Practices and Lessons Learned

    • Speaker
      • Curt SmithMPA EFO NRP
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    EMS Supervisor Leadership Academy 4.0

    • Co-Speaker
      • Rob FarmerBSM, FACPE
      • Ryan GreenbergMBA, FACPE, NRP
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    Living Well to Lead Well

    • Speaker
      • Andrea AbbasMS NRP IC CP-C
  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    World Trauma Symposium (NAEMT)

  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS) 4th Edition (NAEMT)

  • 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

    Mental Health Resilience Officer Course (MHRO) (NAEMT)

  • 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

    NAEMT National EMS Leaders Meeting and Luncheon hosted by AAC (by invitation)

  • 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

    Teleflex Cadaver Lab

  • 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

    Legal Issues affecting EMS Providers

    • Speaker
      • John MurphyJD, PA-C, MS, EFO
  • 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

    The Six Layer Concept: First Responder Scene Safety

    • Co-Speaker
      • Jay Seese
      • Lynn Westover
  • 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

    DOCUMENT: The Complete EMS Patient Care Report

    • Co-Speaker
      • Jamie KennelPhD, MAS, Paramedic
    • Speaker
      • Douglas RandellBS. NRP
  • 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

    The Art & Science of Moulage Realism

    • Speaker
      • Bobbie MericaSME
  • 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

    The High Performance Ventilation Workshop

    • Speaker
      • Bob PageM.Ed, NRP, CCP, NCEE, CHSE, CHSOS
  • 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM

    Peds Pig Lab Plus: The Hands-On Experience

    • Speaker
      • Lisa DeBoerNREMT-P/PI, CET
      • Scott DeBoerRN,MSN,CPEN,EMT-P
  • 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

    Teleflex Cadaver Lab

  • 5:30 PM – 6:45 PM

    NAEMT General Membership Meeting and Awards Presentation (open to NAEMT members)

  • 6:45 PM – 8:30 PM

    NAEMT Member Reception (open to NAEMT members)

Wednesday September 11, 2024

  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

    NAEMT Lighthouse Leadership Class of 2024 Graduation (by invitation)

  • 8:00 AM – 9:15 AM

    NAEMT Regional European Education Committee Meeting

  • 11:00 AM – 4:30 PM

    Exhibit Hall Open

  • 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM

    NAEMT Latin America Education Committee Meeting

  • 12:30 PM – 1:15 PM

    NAEMT Mideast Education Committee Meeting

  • 12:30 PM – 1:15 PM

    NAEMT Asia Regional Education Committee Meeting

  • 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM

    NAEMT Faculty Meeting (by invitation)

  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

    Bumps on Baby Brains

    • Speaker
      • Paul BanerjeeDO
  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

    Cannabis Hyperemesis and Withdrawal Syndromes

    • Speaker
      • Jeff MyersDO, EdM, EMT-P, CCP, PHP, FAEMS
  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

    Rights! A Multidisciplinary Approach to Improving Health Outcomes

    • Speaker
      • Justin LemeryCaptain, NRP, CP
  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

    So, You're a Leader, But Do You Know How to Manage?

    • Speaker
      • Chris CebolleroMBA, BS, CCEMTP
  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

    Identifying and Addressing Operational Stress in First Responders and Their Families: Evidence from Two Psychoeducation and Support Programs

    • Co-Speaker
      • Kelly SchwartzPhD RPsych
      • Megan McElheranPsy.D.
  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

    What’s Going On Out There?: The Evolving Specialty of Wilderness EMS

    • Co-Speaker
      • David FiferMS, NRP, WP-C, FAWM
      • Jeff ThurmanMD, DiMM, FACEP, FAEMS, FAWM
  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

    Saving Our Providers: Strategies for Violence Prevention in EMS

    • Speaker
      • Brian MaguireDr.PH, MSA, EMT-P
  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

    Ideals In Leadership: “Is it Time to Stay or Time to Go?”

    • Speaker
      • Kirk MittelmanNRP, M.Ed.
  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

    Don’t Just Read the Slides: An Insider’s Guide to Presenting at EMS Conferences

    • Speaker
      • Raphael BarishanskyDrPH
  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

    My drug is better than your drug—The hottest debates in pre-hospital pharmacotherapy

    • Speaker
      • William HeuserPharmD, MS, EMT-P, BCCCP, BCNSP, FP-C
  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

    EMS Watch Outs - 10 Chief Complaints That Can Sneak Up and Bite You

    • Speaker
      • Clayton KazanMD, MS, FACEP, FAEMS
  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

    ALS Assist for the EMT Basic: Skills To Prepare for Career Advancement

    • Speaker
      • Jared RossDO, NRP, TCCC, FACEP, FAAEM
  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

    Challenge Yourself to Deliver Paramedic Education Outside the Traditional Methods, Modes and Ways We've Been Told

    • Speaker
      • Duncan McConnellMBA(exec), MCOM, MParaPrac
  • 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

    Partners in Crime... and in Health

    • Speaker
      • Shane HardwickEMT-P
  • 3:45 PM – 4:45 PM

    The Real EMS Trend Survey

    • Speaker
      • Rob LawrenceMCMI
  • 3:45 PM – 4:45 PM

    Is There Anything Ketamine Can’t Do? The Evolving Role of Ketamine for Prehospital Refractory Status Epilepticus

    • Speaker
      • Casey PatrickMD, FAEMS
  • 3:45 PM – 4:45 PM

    Caring for Pediatric Patients in Septic and Cariogenic Shock in the Prehospital Setting

    • Speaker
      • Meg MarinoMD, FAAP
  • 3:45 PM – 4:45 PM

    San Ramon Valley Fire Protection District Behavioral Health Response Program

    • Panelist
      • Jonas AguiarPM
      • Lance MaplesBS
      • Preston LooperMS, LPC-S
  • 3:45 PM – 4:45 PM

    The EMS Wellness Paradox: Breaking Down Wellness Best Practices

    • Speaker
      • Matthew PhilbrickFACPE, MBA, MSML, NRP
  • 3:45 PM – 4:45 PM

    Solving Social Determinants of Health and Patient Outcomes

    • Co-Speaker
      • Angela CorneliusMD, MA
      • Matthew WillensEMT-P, FP-C, CP-C, CHW
  • 3:45 PM – 4:45 PM

    Taking the HOCUS out of POCUS: Advanced Techniques in Prehospital Ultrasound (Real-World Application of Prehospital POCUS and Effects on Patient Care)

      • kasha bornsteinMD MPH MSc EMT-P
    • Panelist
      • David RayburnMD
      • Jessica BarbourParamedic
  • 3:45 PM – 4:45 PM

    Laughable Lawsuits - Unique, Odd and Downright Funny Legal Cases We Can Learn From

    • Speaker
      • Stephen WirthJ.D.
  • 3:45 PM – 4:45 PM

    Welcome to the Main Event! Medical Planning for Mass Gathering Events

    • Speaker
      • Lucian MirraM.Ed., NRP
  • 3:45 PM – 4:45 PM

    Bicycles, Bats, Balls & Trauma Calls

    • Speaker
      • Ken BouvierNRP
  • 3:45 PM – 4:45 PM

    Myth Busters: Slaying EMS Sacred Cows

    • Speaker
      • Matt ZavadskyMS-HSA, NREMT
  • 3:45 PM – 4:45 PM

    Stress and Women in First Responder Roles

    • Speaker
      • Amy EisenhauerEMT
  • 3:45 PM – 4:45 PM

    60 Educator Tips in 60 Minutes: Top Tips with No Time Wasted

    • Speaker
      • Rommie DuckworthMPA, LP, EFO, FO
  • 3:45 PM – 4:45 PM

    Mitigating Bias in Assessment

    • Speaker
      • Heather DavisEdD, NRP
  • 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM

    NAEMT Faculty Reception (by invitation)

Thursday September 12, 2024

  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

    Compassion Fatigue—Building Resilience

    • Speaker
      • Brian MerryM.Ed., NRP
  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

    The Great Divide—How to Help Your Agency Evolve with the Next Generation

    • Speaker
      • Tracey LoscarBA, NRP
  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

    Antibiotics in Ambulances: Implementing Prehospital Pediatric & Adult Sepsis Protocols

    • Co-Speaker
      • Meg MarinoMD, FAAP
      • Meghan MaslankaMD
  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

    What Does The Literature Say About Prehospital Advanced Airway Management?

    • Speaker
      • Jeff JarvisMD, MS, EMT-P
  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

    Bringing Community Paramedicine to Rural Communities: Rural Community Paramedic Models in Texas

    • Speaker
      • Amy JarosekLP, CHW
  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

    Recovery Beyond the Frontline: Healing the Invisible Wounds through Equine Therapy

    • Speaker
      • Marissa Rose KukuliesBS, MS
  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

    EMS Simulation Escape Rooms!

    • Speaker
      • Bob PageM.Ed, NRP, CCP, NCEE, CHSE, CHSOS
  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

    Unconscious Bias (Who Are We Kidding?)

    • Speaker
      • Charlene BarberBHA, NRP
  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

    Wildfire EMS

    • Speaker
      • Norm RookerEMPF & MEDL
  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

    EMS: The Missing Link to the Healthcare Solution

    • Speaker
      • Erik AxeneMD, FACEP, M.Ed.
  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

    Women in EMS

    • Speaker
      • Rihi JainBA, NREMT, MPH (candidate)
  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

    Hits and Misses: Case Studies From The Mobile Stroke Treatment Unit That Taught Us Useful Lessons

    • Panelist
      • Corbin WillisPA-C
      • David PenceEMT-P
      • Gretchen CrabtreeMBA, AGACNP, MS
      • Joshua HakeEMT-P
      • Maelee HallRT(R)
  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

    BVM Blackbelt—Mastering the BLS Airway

    • Speaker
      • Steve WhiteheadNRP
  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

    How to Teach or Learn Pharmacology

    • Speaker
      • Heather DavisEdD, NRP
  • 8:00 AM – 10:15 AM

    Deep Dive: Meet the Medical Directors

    • Moderator
      • Michael DaileyMD, FACEP, FAEMS
    • Panelist
      • Haley TaorminaMD
  • 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

    Sleep and Fatigue: Don't be a Sleep Martyr!

    • Speaker
      • Paul KochNRP
  • 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

    Welcome, I am your Field Training Concierge!

    • Speaker
      • Louis ImperatriceNRP
  • 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

    Post Traumatic Growth—Finding Benefits Among Challenges

    • Speaker
      • Daniel SundahlACP
  • 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

    Understanding Why We React the Way We Do: Harnessing Emotional Intelligence for Leadership Success

    • Speaker
      • Raphael BarishanskyDrPH
  • 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

    Establishing an EMS System for a Large Scale Event: EMS at a National Scout Jamboree

    • Panelist
      • Bryan WilsonMD, FAEMS, NRP
      • Christopher GroveMD, FACS
      • Daniel KaneMEd, RN, NRP, CEN, CCRN, CFRN
      • Shawn Sebo
  • 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

    Telemedicine in Motion--Connecting Medical Professionals with First Responders

    • Panelist
      • John GruberBA, NRP
      • Marty LinkBS, Paramedic
      • Rebecca VandeKieftBSN
      • Tyler PriceMD, FAAEM
  • 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

    Teaching Brilliant Documentation

    • Co-Speaker
      • Anna RyanBA, NRP
      • Judyth BrownMSEd, EMT
  • 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

    How to Navigate when your Protocols Collide with your Patient's Wishes

    • Co-Speaker
      • Mark LevineMD
      • William GilmoreMD
  • 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

    The Blue and Poisoned Child: A Case of Methemoglobinemia

      • rhonda ReederBSN, MBA, MHA, RN, CFRN, CEN, CMTE, EMT-P
  • 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

    Behind the Results: How to Critically Read a Research Study and Apply it to your Practice

    • Speaker
      • Michael GerberMPH, NRP
  • 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

    What the EMS Medical Director and EMS Lawyer Need You to Know - Protocol Deviations

    • Co-Speaker
      • Bryan SloaneMD
      • JohnRey HassanJD, RN, EMT-P
  • 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

    More than an Anecdote: Showing the Value of Community Paramedicine through Data

    • Speaker
      • Soliana GoldrichMSW, LMSW-cc, MHRT/C
  • 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

    "Preferred Customers": Clinical, Operational, and Legal Solutions for High Utilizers of the 911 System

    • Co-Speaker
      • Nicholas AdamsMPA, CEM, EMT-P
      • Samantha JohnsonJD, MBA, MHA
  • 9:15 AM – 10:15 AM

    56 Strategies for 1 Mission: Trends and Case Reviews of Community Paramedics from Across the United States

    • Speaker
      • Scott WillitsNRP, CPC
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

    Putting the E back into EMS....Solving for Low Acuity 911 Activations

    • Speaker
      • Gerad TroutmanMD, MBA
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

    Preventing First-Responder Suicide! A Case Study.

    • Speaker
      • Matthew ShobertAA, BA, MS, EFO, CFOD
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

    Review: CDC New Infection Control Practices and Procedures

    • Speaker
      • Katherine WestRN,BSN,MSEd,DICO-C
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

    Pre-hospital Delayed Sequence Intubation (DSI) vs. Rapid Sequence Intubation (RSI) Cage Match: Let's Settle the Debate

    • Co-Speaker
      • Jeff JarvisMD, MS, EMT-P
      • William HeuserPharmD, MS, EMT-P, BCCCP, BCNSP, FP-C
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

    The Science That Will Most Likely Influence Prehospital Care in the Near Future

    • Panelist
      • Jeffrey SalomoneMD
      • Lance StukeMD, MPH, FACS
      • Peter FischerMD, MS, NRP
    • Speaker
      • Steven Mercer
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

    BLS is BS: Life Support is a Spectrum of Care—Breaking Down Lines of Distinction

    • Co-Speaker
      • C.J. WincklerMD, LP
      • David WamplerPhD, LP
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

    Working to Death: Fatigue in the First Response Community

    • Speaker
      • Amy EisenhauerEMT
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

    If We Can Do It, So Can You!—The Development of a Community Paramedic Program

    • Co-Speaker
      • Madison GrayMPH, C-CP, NRP, CIT
      • Tom SassoParamedic
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

    Staying Upright—How to Implement a Successful Fall Risk Program Using Community Paramedic Efforts

    • Speaker
      • Armando Suarez Del RealCCEMT-P
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

    For the Love of Pete, Don’t Push—Making Delivery Simulation FUN

    • Speaker
      • Mike HilliardBS, CPM, MEP, paramedic
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

    How the Myth of "Patient Abandonment" Stifles EMS Innovation

    • Speaker
      • Douglas WolfbergJD
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

    Up The Ante On Effective Scenarios

    • Co-Speaker
      • Jennifer Lesniak MorganEMT-P, RN
      • Kelly KohlerMS, Paramedic, CHSE, NCEE
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

    Fostering Resilient Teams: Strategies for Enhanced Performance, Preventing Occupational Stress Injuries, and Reducing Turnover in Emergency Services.

    • Speaker
      • Jackson HeraidRN, Paramedic
  • 11:00 AM – 4:30 PM

    Exhibit Hall Open

  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Prehospital Management of Fractures: Antibiotics, Traction, and Pelvic Compression Presented by the ACS Committee on Trauma and the Orthopedic Trauma Association

    • Panelist
      • Joseph JohnsonMD
      • Lance StukeMD, MPH, FACS
    • Speaker
      • Peter FischerMD, MS, NRP
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    EMS Response to a Mega Mass Casualty Event: Lessons Learned from the Israeli-Gaza War

    • Speaker
      • Oren WachtPhD, EMT-P
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Developing Critical Thinking Skills

    • Speaker
      • Chris CebolleroMBA, BS, CCEMTP
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Looking Below the Surface: A Scientific Understanding of Trauma and Stress

    • Speaker
      • Brooke Bartlett, Ph.D.PhD
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    The Perspective of an EMS Regulator on Complaints, Investigations, and Enforcement

    • Speaker
      • Donnie WoodyardMAML, NRP
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Helping the Helpers—How to Tackle PTSD

    • Co-Speaker
      • Tabitha BoyleEMT-P, BSN
      • William StahlEMT-P, BS
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Unleashing EMS Leadership Potential: A Statewide Journey

    • Panelist
      • Jared McKinneyMD
      • Phillip SandersonNRP, BS, MHA, CACO
    • Speaker
      • Eric ClaussMSN, RN, EMT-P
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Community Paramedicine: Tracking and Data for Vulnerable Patients and Reduction in Call Volume

    • Speaker
      • Stephen Teal
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Ten Papers That Changed My Practice in 2023

    • Speaker
      • Jeff JarvisMD, MS, EMT-P
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Thank Goodness You're Here! ALS Hand-offs for BLS providers

    • Speaker
      • Latimer HokeM.Ed, AEMT
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Understanding Sexual Assault in the EMS Field

    • Speaker
      • Nicole CaronCT EMS-Instructor AHA BCLS Instructor, Rape Crisis Response Team, Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Response Instructor, Intro to Human Trafficking for EMS Training, Mental Health Resilience Officer, NREMT, State of CT EMT, Commonwealth of MA EMT,
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Cognitive Bias and Clinical Decision Making in EMS

    • Speaker
      • Michael GerberMPH, NRP
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Beyond the Flames: Elevating Fire Department Impact Beyond Emergency Response

    • Co-Speaker
      • Todd Besancenez BS, CCP
    • Speaker
      • Jennifer RiekerParamedic, CP
  • 1:00 PM – 3:15 PM

    Deep Dive: Handling the Agitated Patient

    • Moderator
      • Michael DaileyMD, FACEP, FAEMS
    • Panelist
      • Haley TaorminaMD
      • Kari HaleyMD
      • Mark TutilaParamedic
      • Megan CorryEdD, EMTP, CHSE
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    The Nightmare Case: Mechanical Ventilation of the COPD Exacerbation - Lessons Learned

    • Moderator
      • Eric BauerMBA, FP-C, CCP-C, C-NPT, NRP, FAASTN(H)
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Revenge of the Nerds: Science In a Non-Boring Fashion

    • Panelist
      • David WamplerPhD, LP
      • Jeff JarvisMD, MS, EMT-P
      • Remle CrowePhD, NREMT
  • 2:15 PM – 4:15 PM

    Saving Young Lives: Mastering Pediatric High-Performance CPR—A Dynamic, Hands-On Workshop

    • Panelist
      • Charles CoyleB.S.
      • Dylan KeenanMA, Paramedic, FP-C
      • Madison PhilbinEMT-P
      • Michael GarciaPMD
      • Peter M. AntevyMD
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    An Ounce of Prevention - How Fire Service based Social Work saves the day

    • Co-Speaker
      • Lauren RamseyLMSW
    • Panelist
      • Chris WilliamsonMPA, NREMT-P
      • Christopher HollowayNREMT-P
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Show Me The Money—Innovative Funding Strategies for EMS

    • Speaker
      • Matt ZavadskyMS-HSA, NREMT
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Disconnecting the Online Course: Managing Ourselves as Instructors

    • Speaker
      • Kory LaneM.Ed., NRP, FP-C, NCEE
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    After the Bomb: Response, Patient Care, and Coping Following a Nuclear Detonation

    • Speaker
      • Erik GaullNRP, CEM, CBCP, CISSP
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Not the Trauma Class You're Looking For

    • Speaker
      • Patrick LangerNYS Paramedic
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Don’t Give Up on Treatment in Place and Telehealth!: A Guide to a Successful Treatment in Place with Telehealth Model

    • Co-Speaker
      • Kimel BrentBS, RN, NREMT-P, CP-C
    • Speaker
      • Reed LouderbackMD
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Ground and Air Use of Air Medical Resource Management

    • Speaker
      • Robert KernerB.S., EMT-P, FP-C, I/C, ATP
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    PTSD911 Documentary Film Presentation and Q&A

    • Speaker
      • Conrad WeaverBS, Psychology
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    From Induction to Post-intubation: The Benefits and Pitfalls of Each Medication You Use

    • Speaker
      • William HeuserPharmD, MS, EMT-P, BCCCP, BCNSP, FP-C
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Behind the Ache: Unmasking the Menace of Non-Benign Back Pain

    • Speaker
      • Angela CorneliusMD, MA
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Lessons from Delivering Trauma Care Education In the Ukrainian War Zone

    • Co-Speaker
      • Kevin CollopyMHL, FP-C, NRP, CMTE
      • Sean KivlehanMD, MPH
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Your EAP Is Broken. What Now?

    • Co-Speaker
      • Ann HawkinsPhD
    • Speaker
      • Kerry MensiorMaster Instructor
  • 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

    ISS/PCRF Poster Walk

    • Moderator
      • David PageMS, NRP, IPR-A
  • 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

    Ambulance Marketplace

    • Moderator
      • Michael McCabeNREMT-P

Friday September 13, 2024

  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

    Just Culture - A Vogue Term That is Poorly Understood by EMS Leaders

    • Speaker
      • Clayton KazanMD, MS, FACEP, FAEMS
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

    Grow & Go — The Art of Balancing MIH Program Development Midstream

    • Panelist
      • Lauren Young-WorkLCSW
      • Michael GarciaPMD
      • Todd LessardPMD513811-CPC
      • Zachary BoydPMD, B.A.
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

    From First Response to Home Safety: EMS-Driven Home Modifications

    • Co-Speaker
      • Elizabeth SheridanMPH, MACPR
      • Joseph McCabeFF EMT-P
    • Speaker
      • Jessica WisemanMPH, CCRP, EMT-B, VFF
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

    Active Threat Training Programs: Road Map to Success

    • Co-Speaker
      • Kyle BrouilletteB.S., NREMT
      • Nick CarsonB.S., NRP
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

    Blood in the Big Easy — An Overview and Update of the New Orleans EMS Prehospital Trauma Blood Program

    • Panelist
      • Joseph FrazierNRP
      • Shaquille HarrisNRP
      • Tom DransfieldNRP
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

    Patients With Special Health Needs: Suggestions for Assessment, Treatment, and Transport

    • Speaker
      • Katherine KochMEd, PhD, NRP
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

    Clinician-Directed Peer Support Programs—The Difference Between Life and Death

    • Speaker
      • Joseph BrigandiNREMT, MS, M.Ed, LPC-S
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

    Diabetes Dissected: The Who, What, Where, and How of Patients Living with Diabetes

    • Speaker
      • Aimee ZeinertNRP, CCT, Community Paramedic
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

    The Potential of Artificial Intelligence in Enhancing EMS Education

    • Co-Speaker
      • David SpiroMD/MPH
      • Robert HumbrachtBGS
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

    Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why

    • Speaker
      • Kyle LevesqueBS, NRP
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

    Resuscitation – Lead, Follow, or Serve as an Example of What Not to Do

    • Co-Speaker
      • C.J. WincklerMD, LP
      • David WamplerPhD, LP
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

    Please Don’t Help Me: Non-Resuscitation Decisions at the Scene

    • Co-Speaker
      • Nicholas AdamsMPA, CEM, EMT-P
      • Samantha JohnsonJD, MBA, MHA
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

    From Errors to Positive Outcomes, Creating a Culture of Shared Responsibility

    • Speaker
      • Mark MontgomeryMSN, FNP-C, ENP-C, LP
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

    Meet the Medical Directors-Deep Dive

    • Moderator
      • Michael DaileyMD, FACEP, FAEMS
  • 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM

    Getting Back on Your Bike After You Fall Off

    • Speaker
      • Brian MaloneyParamedic, MS
  • 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM

    ECPR: The INs and OUTs of Extracorporeal CPR

    • Speaker
      • Brian CressBASc, CCP, LP, FP-C, NRP
  • 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM

    Tactics for a Successful EMT Classroom

    • Speaker
      • Michael KaduceMPS, NRP
  • 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM

    Mental PAWS: Strategies for Launching Your K9 Resilience Program

    • Panelist
      • Brandon MillerFF/EMT-P, EMS-C
      • Chillon MontgomeryRN, CEN,LP
      • Frankie TrifilioNRAEMT, CADS, EMS-I
      • Sarah MaldonadoBSPH, LP, EMT-I
  • 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM

    Advanced Provider-led Mobile Integrated Health: Insights from a program who has revolutionized prehospital healthcare

    • Speaker
      • Scott PerrymanBattalion Chief/Paramedic/PA-C
  • 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM

    Revolutionizing EMS: AI-Powered ECG Interpretation

    • Speaker
      • Andrew BishopB HlthSci (Prehospital Care)
  • 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM

    Performance Punishment: Why Are we Losing Our Best People?

    • Speaker
      • John TodaroBA, NRP, RN, TNS, NCEE, CHSE, CHSOS
  • 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM

    EMS Caught on Camera

    • Speaker
      • Rebecca CarmodyEMT-P; Master EMS Instructor
  • 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM

    Chemical Exposure – Beyond the Safety Data Sheet (SDS)

    • Speaker
      • Les PowellParamedic
  • 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM

    Understanding Autism for Medical Professionals.

    • Speaker
      • Jeff WilsonAssociates, NREMT-Paramedic
  • 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM

    The Impact of Community Paramedicine on Homelessness: How Community Paramedics are Making a Difference in the Med City

    • Speaker
      • Bradley BuckBS, NRP, CP
  • 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM

    EMS and the Athletic Trainer. Practice Together so We Don't Fumble When We are on the 50 Yard LIne

    • Speaker
      • Horace JohnstonEMT-P/MPH
  • 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM

    Hop on for an EMS Adventure with the USFA: Your Federal Investment at Work!

    • Speaker
      • Richard PatrickM.S., Paramedic, EFO
  • 9:45 AM – 10:45 AM

    Meet the Medical Directors- Deep Dive

    • Moderator
      • Michael DaileyMD, FACEP, FAEMS
  • 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

    Exhibit Hall Open

  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    SMAC: Social Media Assisted Career Suicide

    • Speaker
      • Katherine ContrerasMBA, FF/NRP/LP
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Supporting the Future of EMS: A Focused Development of Tomorrow's EMS Leaders

    • Co-Speaker
      • Benji SessumsPhD, NRP
      • Mark GaltelliMHA, NRP
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Pediatric Mental Health Emergencies

    • Speaker
      • Amy Gutman MD, FACEPMD, FACEP
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Simple Effective Scenarios for the EMS Classroom

    • Panelist
      • Ashten WattsBSN, RN, NREMT-AEMT, Utah EMS Coordinator/Instructor
      • Kylie LinfordAdvanced EMT, EMS Instructor, EMS Course Coordinator
      • Russell MaloneBS, NREMT AEMT, Utah EMS Course Coordinator, Utah EMS Instructor, Utah EMS Training Officer, NREMT Program Manager, NREMT Training Officer
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    They Don't Know Who We Are

    • Speaker
      • Amanda KingBA, Paramedic
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Cardiogenic Shock: How to Assess, Treat and Transport the Patient on Acute Mechanical Circulatory Support

    • Co-Speaker
      • Krystina ChickerilloAPN
    • Speaker
      • Justin OkrayPA-C
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    EMS Defense Tactics and Situational Awareness

    • Speaker
      • Mathew GiachettiMBA, EMT
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Dialysis Patients and Disasters

    • Speaker
      • Elizabeth BeattyAAS, EMT-P
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    So, You Wanna Be a Speaker?

    • Speaker
      • Bennie HearnMA, TN Paramedic Instructor/Coordinator
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    What The Heck Was I Thinking Taking Those ICS Classes?

    • Speaker
      • Mike HilliardBS, CPM, MEP, paramedic
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Update on Diabetic Ketoacidosis and Non-Ketotic Hyperosmolar Emergencies

    • Speaker
      • Gustavo FloresMD, NRP, FP-C, TP-C, WP-C, FAWM
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Buprenorphine in Fire-Based EMS: Steps and Successes

    • Panelist
      • Ben WestonMD, MPH
      • Jason SchaakBS/NRP/CP
      • Jennifer Hernandez-MeierPhD, MSW
      • Thomas EngelMD, MPH
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    First Responder Mental Health: Crisis in the Making

    • Speaker
      • Brian SelkeBS NRP TP-C
  • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

    Chest Compressions Don't Work in Trauma Patients--There I said It. While We're at it Let's Explore Some Other Trauma Myths

    • Speaker
      • C.J. WincklerMD, LP
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Can We Talk? How to Communicate Effectively in Emergency Situations With Individuals Post-stroke

    • Co-Speaker
      • Avi GoldenEMT
    • Speaker
      • Kaitlin BrooksPhD, CCC-SLP
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Fear Factor - Navigating Patients in Crisis

    • Speaker
      • Carrie WeissDNP, APRN, AGCNS-BC, CEN
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    The Heroic Ideal

    • Speaker
      • Bill DungeyRSSW
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    From Bell Bottoms to All the Whistles and Bells—50 Years of EMS Airway Management

    • Speaker
      • Marvin WayneMD, FACEP, FAAEM, FAHA
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Under The EMS Radar: Recognizing the Victims of Human Trafficking

    • Speaker
      • Dan CohenParamedic
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    “Hold My Beer & Watch This”: The Stories We Tell, Branding, and Marketing

    • Speaker
      • Brett LyleBA Communication
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Poisoning by Poppers

    • Speaker
      • Kristopher ThompsonMHA, BSN, RN, NRP
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Death by Rescue: Managing Crush Injuries

    • Speaker
      • Douglas HexelParamedic, CIC
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Lights (Sirens), Camera, Action! Applications of Body worn cameras in EMS.

    • Co-Speaker
      • Christopher KellerNRP
      • David RayburnMD
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Emergency Childbirth: “When Things Go Bad”

    • Speaker
      • Eryn HartDO
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Virtual Reality (VR): It's not Just for Gaming Anymore—Can VR be Another Tool in Your Education and Training Toolbox?

    • Speaker
      • Julius McAdamsBME, FP-C, CCP-C, NRP
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    New from DC: Federal EMS Update

    • Panelist
      • Gam WijetungeMPM, NRP
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Incorporating Evidence into EMS in the Era of Disinformation

    • Speaker
      • Joshua KimbrellBA, NRP
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    The Swiss Army Knife of EMS—Multiple Roles for Community Paramedicine

    • Speaker
      • Matt ZavadskyMS-HSA, NREMT
  • 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

    Critical Role of Paramedics for Large Vessel Occlusion Strokes and Advances in Prehospital Technologies

    • Speaker
      • Brijesh MehtaMD
      • Nirav Bhatt

International Scientific Symposium

The Prehospital Care Research Forum and EMS World are proud to present the 2024 International Scientific Symposium at EMS World Expo. This robust scientific program aims to highlight the most important EMS research of the year from across the globe. EMS providers at all levels present original peer-reviewed posters and oral abstract sessions.