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Advanced Emergency Medicine Conference 
Continuing Medical Education

February 28, 2022 - March 3, 2022
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Evans Hall - Ginsburg Amphitheater
4170 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

 

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Join PCOM faculty and other medical educators for our Advanced Emergency Medicine Conference. The conference will take place at PCOM's Philadelphia location from Monday, Feb. 28 through Thursday, Mar. 3, 2022.

Session topics will include:

  • Community paramedicine
  • Dermatologic emergencies
  • Strokes in young patients and women
  • Substance abuse disorders
  • And more (view the event brochure PDF)

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this program, participants will acquire an updated understanding of current diagnosis, intervention and treatment of medical circumstances arising from pediatric, dermatologic, neurologic, orthopedic and abdominal disorders including pediatric chest, pediatric hematology/oncology, congenital heart disease, dermatologic emergencies and rashes, pelvic fractures, dislocation, reductions, misadventures, subtle manifestations of neurologic disease, hemorrhagic stroke, and stroke in women and young adults.

Additionally, ED management of gastrointestinal presentations including abdominal pain in the elderly, mesenteric ischemia, THC, Havanna Syndrome, ED physician impact on patients with substance abuse disorder, and doctor patient relationship will be discussed.

Medical-legal issues for physicians, EMTALA, compliance issues, community paramedicine and use of office based and urgent care providers for decompressing mass casualty will be presented.

Ethics and morals of regional contingency vs crisis standards in the ED, atypical and challenging ED presentations, and cases from current emergency medicine practice will be included.

Daily Agenda

Monday, February 28 – Thursday, March 3, 2022

7:30 - 8 a.m. - Breakfast/Registration
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.  - Educational Sessions

View the complete presentation schedule in the event brochure (PDF).

Cost

MSRP $780
PCOM Alumni $650
Full-Time PCOM Faculty/Staff $500
Current PCOM Preceptor $500
PA/NP/RN $440
EMS $440
Current PCOM Residents $200
Current PCOM Students $80

Single day registrations are also available.

Fees include continental breakfast and lunch. Registration is limited on a first-come, first-served basis and cannot be confirmed without tuition fee. Refunds for extended programs – 90% of the fee will be refunded if written cancellation is post-marked at least ten days before the program date.

Registration fees are not refundable, nor can they be credited to future programs. Further inquiries or online registration questions can be made to CME Coordinator Alexandra Bones at alexandbo@pcom.edu.

Continuing Education Credit

DO physicians

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. PCOM designates this program for a maximum of 28 hours of AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity. All faculty participating in continuing medical education programs sponsored by PCOM are expected to disclose to the program audience whether they do or do not have any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest or other relationships related to the content of their presentation(s).

MD Physicians

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Pennsylvania Medical Society through the joint providership of Main Line Health and PCOM. Main Line Health is accredited by the Pennsylvania Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation Statement: Main Line Health designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 28 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the educational activity.

Faculty and all others who have the ability to control the content of continuing medical education activities sponsored by Main Line Health are expected to disclose to the audience any financial relationships with ineligible companies within the prior 24 months. Speakers must also disclose discussions of unlabeled/unapproved use of drugs or devices during their presentations.

Questions

View the program brochure (PDF) for additional details or register for the course online.

Send inquiries and special requests to:

Alexandra Bones, CME Coordinator
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
4170 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131-1694
Phone: 215-871-6348 | Fax: 215-871-6781
Email: alexandbo@pcom.edu

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