Schedule

Here is the core of what makes the SEMPA 360 conference a step above the rest - the most comprehensive EMPA education program available - and truly covers emergency medicine from every angle!

SEMPA 360 courses and hands-on workshops provide essential clinical content and vital risk-management concepts.

Course content and faculty subject to change.Workshopsavailable for an additional fee.

Thursday, May 3, 2018

 
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Break: 11 am - 12 pm
Workshop: Critical Care Symposium - $200
Haney Mallemat, MD; Michael Winters, MD, FACEP; Evie Marcolini, MD, FACEP
8:00 am - 11:00 am Workshop: Basic Ultrasound Workshop - $150
Petra Duran-Gehring, MD
8:00 am - 11:00 am Workshop: Critical Procedures in Emergency Medicine: A Hand On Experience - $175
Steven Godwin, MD, FACEP
8:00 am - 11:00 am Workshop: Essentials of Traumatic Wound Care - Basic Wound Care Techniques Workshop - $150
Amy Keim, PA-C MS; Jim Marinucci; Ryan Strauss, PA-C, MPH, MPAS
11:00 am - 11:45 am Product Showcase Lunch - Space is Limited
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Workshop: Advanced Ultrasound Workshop - $150
Petra Duran-Gehring, MD
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Workshop: Advanced Traumatic Wound Care - Advanced Wound Care Techniques Workshop - $150
Amy Keim, PA-C MS; Jim Marinucci; Ryan Strauss, PA-C, MPH, MPA
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Workshop: Critical Procedures in Emergency Medicine: A Hand On Experience - $175
Steven Godwin, MD, FACEP
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Workshop: Slit Lamp Workshop - $150
Jason Knight, MD, FACEP
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Opening Session
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Emergency Medicine Literature Update
Sanjay Arora, MD
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm New Concepts in Trauma Care: Lessons from the Wars
Vikhyat Bebarta, MD, FACEP
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm High Risk Cases in Emergency Medicine
Kevin Klauer, DO, FACEP
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm Emergency Medicine Literature Update Part II
Sanjay Arora, MD
5:30 pm - 6:00 pm Snakebite Management
Vikhyat Bebarta, MD, FACEP
6:00 pm - 6:30 pm More High Risk Cases in Emergency Medicine
Kevin Klauer, DO, FACEP
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Wine & Cheese Reception with Exhibitors

Friday, May 4, 2018

 
7:00 am - 7:45 am Product Showcase Breakfast - Space is limited
8:00 am - 8:30 am The Death Rash: Lethal Rashes You Can't Miss
Emily Rose, MD, FACEP
8:30 am - 9:00 am Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: Who Needs the LP?
Evie Marcolini, MD, FACEP
9:00 am - 9:30 am New Drugs of Abuse
Vikhyat Bebarta, MD, FACEP
9:30 am - 10:00 am Mid-Morning Coffee Break with Exhibitors
10:00 am - 10:30 am Myths in Emergency Medicine
Kevin Klauer, DO, FACEP
10:30 am - 11:00 am Updates in the Approach to the Febrile Child: 2018
Emily Rose, MD, FACEP
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Top Plain Film Diagnoses You Can't Afford to Miss
Gillian Schmitz, MD, FACEP
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Lunch with Exhibitors
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm Pediatric Respiratory Emergencies: What's New in 2018?
Emily Rose, MD, FACEP
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm ENT Foreign Body Removal: Tips and Tricks
Jason Knight, MD, FACEP
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm 2018 Updates in Procedural Sedation
Steven Godwin, MD, FACEP
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm You've Been Sued: Now What?
Gillian Schmitz, MD, FACEP
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm Break with Exhibitors
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Workshop: ECG Workshop - $100
George Higgins, III, MD, FACEP
3:30 pm - 6:30 pm Workshop: Basic Ultrasound Workshop - $150
Petra Duran-Gehring, MD
3:30 pm - 6:30 pm Workshop: Critical Procedures in Emergency Medicine: A Hand On Experience - $175
Steven Godwin, MD, FACEP
3:30 pm - 6:30 pm  Workshop: Essential Management Skills for ENT Emergencies - $150
Amy Keim, PA-C MS; Jim Marinucci; Ryan Strauss, PA-C, MPH, MPA
3:30 pm - 6:30 pm Workshop: Slit Lamp Workshop - $150
Jason Knight, MD, FACEP

Saturday, May 5, 2018

 
7:00 am - 7:45 am Product Showcase Breakfast - Space is limited
8:00 am - 8:30 am Top Eye Emergencies
Jason Knight, MD, FACEP
8:30 am - 9:00 am The Combative, Uncooperative Trauma Patient
Chris Colwell, MD, FACEP
9:00 am - 9:30 am Mistakes in Pediatric Emergency Medicine to Avoid
Richard Cantor, MD, FACEP
9:30 am - 10:00 am Low Risk Chest Pain: Should You Stay or Should You Go?
George Higgins, III, MD, FACEP
10:00 am - 10:30 am Mid-Morning Coffee Break with Exhibitors
10:30 am - 11:00 am 3rd Trimester Pregnancy Disasters
Rebecca Bavolek, MD, FACEP
11:00 am - 11:30 am Why What You Do Matters: But No One Really Cares
Richard Cantor, MD, FACEP
11:30 am - 12:00 pm Mass Casualty: Lessons Learned from the Colorado Shootings
Chris Colwell, MD, FACEP
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm Chest Pain in Pregnancy: Benign or Catastrophic?
Rebecca Bavolek, MD, FACEP
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch with Exhibitors
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm Pediatric Emergency Medicine Literature Update 2018
Richard Cantor, MD, FACEP
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm The Medical Impact of Marijuana Legalization
Chris Colwell, MD, FACEP
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm High Risk Abdominal Pain
Rebecca Bavolek, MD, FACEP
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Moderated Poster Sessions
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Workshop: ECG Workshop - $100
George Higgins, III, MD, FACEP
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Workshop: Secrets of the Chest X-Ray Masters - $75
Joshua Broder, MD, FACEP
3:30 pm - 6:30 pm Workshop: Advanced Ultrasound Workshop - $150
Petra Duran-Gehring, MD
3:30 pm - 6:30 pm Workshop: Advanced Airway Management - $175
Steven Godwin, MD, FACEP
3:30 pm - 6:30 pm Workshop: Slit Lamp Workshop - $150
Jason Knight, MD, FACEP
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm  Quiz Bowl

Sunday, May 6, 2018

 
7:00 am - 7:45 am Product Showcase Breakfast - Space is limited
8:00 am - 9:00 am Reading the Head CT: Findings You Can't Miss!
Joshua Broder, MD, FACEP
9:00 am - 9:30 am All "Stressed Out" - How to Prevent Burnout
Jay Kaplan, MD, FACEP
9:30 am - 10:00 am More Than Red Flags: Pitfalls in the Patient with Back Pain
Andy Perron, MD, FACEP
10:00 am - 10:30 am Break
10:30 am - 11:00 am Cruising the Infectious Disease Literature
John Perkins, MD, FACEP
11:00 am - 11:30 am Concussion Update 2018: What We Know, What We Think We Know, and What We Don't Know
Andy Perron, MD, FACEP
11:30 am - 12:00 pm Getting Better and Faster Than the Other Guy - How to "Astonish" Our Patients, Our Staff, and Our Medical Staff
Jay Kaplan, MD, FACEP
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm The High Risk Oncology Patient
John Perkins, MD, FACEP
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm SEMPA Town Hall Meeting
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm Tranexamic Acid: New Uses Beyond the Trauma Bay
Tarlan Hedayati, MD, FACEP
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm Life-Threatening Weakness: Don’t Get Fooled by the Diagnosis
Andy Perron, MD, FACEP
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Achy Breaky Heart: 2018 NSTEMI Updates
Tarlan Hedayati, MD, FACEP
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm The Unappreciated Perils of Urinalysis Interpretation: Five Pitfalls to Avoid
John Perkins, MD, FACEP
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Workshop: Procedures They Never Taught You That Will Change Your Practice (Didactic) - $100
George Higgins, III, MD, FACEP
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Workshop: Secrets of the Orthopedic X-Ray Masters - $175
Joshua Broder, MD, FACEP
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Roundtable: NCCPA Update on Certification and Recertification
Greg Thomas, PA, MPH
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Roundtable: Resiliency
Jay, Kaplan, MD, FACEP
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm Closing Reception at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center-Lonesome Dove and Grotto

Monday, May 7, 2018

 
7:00 am - 7:45 am Product Showcase Breakfast - Space is limited
8:00 am - 8:30 am The Crashing Asthmatic
Anand Swaminathan, MD
8:30 am - 9:30 am Perils of Intubating and Sedating the Critically Ill Patient
Tarlan Hedayati, MD, FACEP
9:30 am - 10:00 am The Critical GI Bleed: Resuscitation Pearls
Stuart Swadron, MD, FACEP
10:00 am - 10:15 am Break
10:15 am - 10:45 am Aortic Dissection: A Diagnostician's Nightmare
Anand Swaminathan, MD
10:45 am - 11:15 am Epistaxis
Jess Mason, MD
11:15 am - 11:45 am Neuro Diagnostic Dilemmas: What To Do?
Stuart Swadron, MD, FACEP
11:45 am - 12:15 pm The ED Narrative
Jess Mason, MD
12:15 pm - 12:45 pm Management of Recent Onset Atrial Fibrillation
Anand Swaminathan, MD
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