The Cutting Edge: Emergency and Critical Care Cadaver Skills Lab - San Antonio, TX, May 2023
Links To The Other 2023 Courses: March 14-15 Tampa FL September 20-21 Aurora, CO
This two day 'hands on" course for Emergency Medicine, Hospitalist and Critical Care Clinicians will provide full day of procedural instruction / practice in the cadaver lab and a full day ultrasound and airway instruction / practice. Each participant will demonstrate proficiency in each of the following procedures:
Surgical airway management
Chest tube thoracostomy
Central venous access
Wound care: I&D abscesses, suture repair
Peripheral nerve blocks (facial, wrist, ankle, femoral)
Ultrasound Techniques, including vascular access, peripheral nerve blocks, and FAST exams for physicians.
Airway station with manikin intubation using adult and pediatric models, demonstration of airway adjuncts (King Vision, Glidescope, LMA, Combitube I-gel, SALT)
EZ-IO demonstration station
Prerequisite - 8.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Participants must successfully complete 10 on-line EM Skills and Procedures modules as prerequisites for attending the lab. You will be awarded a total of 8.5 CME credits upon completion.
Cancellations must be made in writing to CEME at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Refunds, less a $100 processing fee, are provided prior to April 1.
There will be no refunds or transfers after April 1.
Physicians & Advanced Practice Providers
At the conclusion of this airway review program, participants will be able to:
Assess the need for intubation.
Review technique of intubation/First pass success.
Optimize oxygenation during intubation.
Review medication choices for RSI (Rapid Sequence Intubation).
Review assistive devices for intubation.
Demonstrate intubation with devices.
Practice surgical airways.
Joan M. Kolodzik MS, MD, FACEP - Course Director
Disclosure of Faculty Financial Interests or Relationships:
It is the policy of the Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) to insure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its sponsored educational activities, and that all contributors present information in an objective, unbiased manner without endorsement or criticism of specific products or services and that the relationships that contributors disclose will not influence their contributions. In accordance with the Standards for Commercial Support issued by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), The Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) requires resolution of all faculty conflicts of interest to ensure CME activities are free of commercial bias. All individuals in a position to control the content of this CME activity have indicated that he/she has no relevant financial relationships, which, in the context of this CME activity, could be perceived as a potential conflict of interest. Complete disclosure of relevant (or no) financial relationships will be made to learners prior to the beginning of the CME activity. All faculty pictured may not be at all scheduled course dates.
“The Center for Emergency Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.”
The Center for Emergency Medical Education designates this live for a maximum of 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 14.00 ACEP
- 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
- 14.00 AOA Category 2A
- 14.00 Certificate of Participation
- 14.00 Satisfactory Completion