The Cutting Edge: Emergency and Critical Care Skills Lab - Tampa, FL March, 2022

Tampa, FL US
March 2, 2022 to March 3, 2022

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:

Cadaver Lab  
  • Endotracheal intubation
  • Surgical airway management
  • Needle thoracostomy
  • Chest tube thoracostomy
  • Central venous access
  • Lumbar puncture
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Intra-osseous cannulation
  • Wound care: I&D abscesses, suture repair
  • Peripheral nerve blocks (facial, rib, wrist, ankle, femoral)

Ultrasound Techniques, including vascular access, peripheral nerve blocks, and FAST exams for physicians – taught by EMsono


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 Refunds, less a $100 processing fee, are provided if cancellation occurs more than 45 days in advance of the course. Cancellations received between 10 and 45 days incur a $500 charge. No refunds available for cancellation within 10 days of the course date. 

Target Audience

Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers

Learning Objectives

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.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 14.00 ACEP
  • 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • 14.00 Certificate of Participation
  • 14.00 Satisfactory Completion
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
03/02/2022 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
03/03/2022 - 5:00pm
USF Health Center for Advanced Medical Learning & Simulation
124 S. Franklin Street
Tampa, FL 33612
United States



Hotel Accommodations available at

The Hyatt Place  -  325 N Florida Ave. | Tampa, FL 33602|813-424-3134

Room rate: $209/night

Click Here to reserve your room

You can call 1-800-233-1234 for Hyatt Reservations and mention you are with the “Acute Care Solutions" or reference the group code G-ACUT to receive the special group rate.

Spacious Suite-Style Rooms with Pullout Sofa Bed, Hot Breakfast Included, Wi-Fi, Outdoor Heated Pool and Terrace
Hotel has a parking garage available, there is a $29 per night fee for self-parking or $33 per night fee for valet.

Room Block Closes on January 31, 2022


Joan Kolodzik, MD  Director


Available Credit

  • 14.00 ACEP
  • 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • 14.00 Certificate of Participation
  • 14.00 Satisfactory Completion


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