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Contemporary Issues in Healthcare

June 24 & June 25, 2019
Subject to Change

Wendy A. Arnold, MD
   An Integrative Approach to Pain

Terrance Lee Baker, MD, MS, FAAEP
   Medical Malpractice Expert Witness – Starting a Forensic Expert Witness Practice
   Clinical and Non-Clinical Careers for Physicians

Arthur Lee Berman, DO, FAAIM
   The Burning Questions About GERD and Extraesophageal Reflux

Martin J. Carey, MD
   The Emergency Medicine to In-Patient Handoff: How Can We Do It Better?

Arthur Cooper, MD, MS, FACS, FAADM
   Applied Medical Ethics II: What Takes Place During an Ethics Consultation?
   Terror Medicine I: Physical Injuries – Mechanisms and Responses

Christi Cooper-Lehki, DO
   Physician Suicide

Heidi P. Cordi, MD, FACEP, FAADM
   Contemporary Issues in Emergency Preparedness

Jack V. Greiner, DO, PhD, FAASS
   Contemporary Impact and Treatment of Dry Eye Syndromes

Douglas Marciniak, DO, FAAIM
   Interpretation of Elevated Serum Troponin Levels in Differing Clinical Situations

Elizabeth Maxwell-Schmidt, MD, FAAEP, FACEP
   A Hospital System-Wide Approach to Reduce Opioid Over Prescribing

Leslie Mukau, MD, FAAEP, FACEP
   Getting Down to the Heart of the Matter with Code Talkers: Cutting Edge Management of Cardiac Arrest Beyond ACLS

Frank Hall Reynolds, II, MD
   Understanding Skin Cancer

Patricia Ann Stewart, DO, FAAIM
   Sham Peer Review

Joseph D. Toscano, MD
   Treating Common Acute Infections in the Era of Antibiotic Stewardship

Marlene R. Wolf, MD
   Physician Well-Being – Preventing Burnout

Emergency Medicine Track

Muhammad A. Ahmed, MD, FAAEP
   Recent Articles That Could Change the Way You Practice Emergency Medicine

Lingappa S. Amernath, MD, FAAEP
   Recent Advances in International Emergency Medicine

Rashid Ayyub, MD, FACS, FAA
   Timely Use of Citizen CPR and AED to Improve Mortality from Outpatient Cardiac Arrest

Alex John Beuning, MD
   Update on the Use of Blood Products in Trauma Resuscitation

Jack B. Davidoff, MD
   Reflections on 30 Years in Emergency Medicine

Ashraf A. Gerges, MD
   Early Diagnosis and Treatment of Pain in ER Setting

Hilary McClafferty, MD
   Physician Well-Being in the 21st Century: Are You on Track?

David R. Meece, MD, FAAEP
   The Crashing Patient, RUSH Exam and Other Tools to Guide Resuscitation

Leslie Mukau, MD, FAAEP, FACEP
   Taming the Ketamine Tiger: The Evolution of Sub-Dissociative Low Dose Ketamine (SDK) as a Safe Opioid Alternative or Supplement for Treatment of Acute Pain in the Emergency Department

Norman C. Petty, MD
   Mental Health in the Emergency Department

John B. Waits, MD
   Obstetrical Emergencies for the Non-Obstetrician

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