The Cutting Edge: Emergency and Critical Care Skills Lab - Tampa, FL November 2021

Tampa, FL US
November 10, 2021 to November 11, 2021

Additional Course Dates:: 

EM & CC Skills Lab - Aurora, CO Sept. 21 – 22, 2021


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 AOA Category 2A
  • 14.00 Certificate of Participation
  • 14.00 Satisfactory Completion
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
11/10/2021 - 8:00am EST
Event ends: 
11/11/2021 - 5:00pm EST
USF Health Center for Advanced Medical Learning & Simulation
124 S. Franklin Street
Tampa, FL 33612
United States

Sheraton Tampa River Walk Hotel
200 N. Ashley Drive
Tampa, FL 33602
$185.00 per night

Book your group rate for EM Skills & Procedures Lab





Joan Kolodzik, MD  Director


Available Credit

  • 14.00 ACEP
  • 14.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • 14.00 AOA Category 2A
  • 14.00 Certificate of Participation
  • 14.00 Satisfactory Completion


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