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Thursday, March 30, 2017
EMMCO WEST, INC.
THE BOTTOM LINE IS PATIENT CARE
Last updated on 02/06/2017
EMS SYMPOSIUM
Classes, speakers, and times may be changed due to unforeseen circumstances.
Due to safety regulations, EMMCO West reserves the right to limit the number of attendees in any given room due to room capacity limits.
Those attendees wishing special accommodations must notify EMMCO West 30 days in advance.
EMMCO West, Inc. has applied to the PA Department of Health to secure continuing education credits for most of the sessions.  A complete listing of approved courses will be available during the conference and will be available on our website www.emmco.org.
DISCLAIMERS &  CON ED
Pediatric ITLS
Cost: $65.00 / person - Class size is limited
To register click here

Sponsored by: UPMC Hamot & Emergency Medical Servics for Children
Thursday, March 30, 2017
EMMCO West Session Begins

*You  must attend both sessions of the SCAN EMS class to receive credit.
Friday, March 31, 2017
TIME SALONS 1 & 2 SALONS 3 & 4 SALONS 5 & 6
0730 Registration Opens
0830 Street Drug Update
Dr. M. Lynch
Alzheimer
B. Robinson
Lions, Tigers & Bears...
Oh my!
Director R. Gibbons
1000 BREAK with refreshments outside Salons 3 & 4
1015 Interventional Stroke Care
Dr. B. Jankowitz
PCR - Legal Actions Trial
Atty. J. Cole & Atty. D. Huntley
1145 Lunch (Hemingway Ballroom & Salons 5 & 6)
Vendors Area Opens / Health Fair Opens
1315 Aortic Dissection
Dr. B. Risavi
Autism Preparedness
for EMS
S. Howorth & K. Morahan
1445 Break with Refreshments-Vendor Area
Vendors Area Open / Health Fair Open
1515 Sepsis: The role of EMS
Dr. C. Colleran
Incomplete Spinal
Cord Trauma
Dr. R. Kaplan
EMS Rehab on the
Fire Ground
J. Ozog
1645 Break with Refreshments-Vendor Area
Vendors Area Open / Health Fair Open
1800 Emergency Vehicle Response Safety
J. Ozog
   
1930 Sessions End
2000 STAT MedEVAC Party 2017
TIME SALONS 1 & 2
1730 Registration Opens
1800 Recognizing and Responding to Children at Risk: 
Suspected Child Abuse & Neglect Education for EMS - Part I*


Jane Hamza, Lisa Simonian & Cindy Pierson
1930 Break with Refreshments
1945 SCAN EMS Course - Part II*
TIME SALONS 1 - 6
0800 -1700 Pediatric ITLS Course
UPMC Hamot
TIME SALONS 1 & 2 SALONS 3 & 4 SALONS 5 & 6
0730 Registration Opens
0800 Opening Remarks
W. McClincy
 
0810 EMS Making A Difference
Director R. Gibbons
 
0830 Stop the Bleed
Dr. A. Pietzman
1000 Break with refreshments - Vendor Area
Vendors Open
1030 Teamwork in EMS - Lessons Learned from Sully
Dr. D. Kupas
1200 Lunch (Hemingway Ballroom & Salons 5 & 6)
Vendors Area Open (Vendors close at 1300)
1315 What Keeps Us Pink & Breathing -
A/P of Respiratory Conditions
R. Benner
 
1445 Break with Refreshments
1515 Patient Experience in EMS
Dr. D. Kupas
Situational Awareness
C. Westover
Healthy Choices on the Run
J. Marshall
1615 Break - No Refreshments
1630 Shaken Baby Syndrome
K. Amon
STEMI Lab Experience
(Part I)
L. Kneiss
Suicide Awareness for
First Responders
K. Glass
1730 Sessions End
Saturday, April 1, 2017