Emergency Medicine Leadership Summit

November 14, 2018
The Conference Center at Seattle Tacoma International Airport
17801 International Boulevard (Pacific Highway S)
Seattle, WA 98158

Online registration is now closed.  If you would like to attend, please register on-site at the Summit.

Agenda (Subject to Change)

0730-0900 – WA-ACEP Board Meeting – Seoul Room. All WA-ACEP members are welcome to attend. Please RSVP to plp@wsma.org

0830- Registration Desk Opens

0830-0900 – Continental Breakfast and Visit the Exhibits Amsterdam Room

0900-0910 – Welcome/IntroductionsCameron Buck, MD, FACEP, WA-ACEP President Elect

0910-0930 – Ultrasound Guided Femoral Nerve Block – Brian Johnson, MD

0930-0950 – Falls Prevention Task Force Carolyn Ham, PTA, Older Adult Falls Prevention Specialist, Washington State Dept. of Health

0950-1010 – Sepsis Literature Update Dan Henning, MD

1010-1040 – Break with Exhibitors – Amsterdam Room

1040-1100 – Outpatient Management of Pulmonary Embolism Kennedy Hall, MD and Nick Postiglione, MBA

1100-1120 – PIT: Is It Right for your Department Dan Getz, DO

1120-1140 – Important ED Flow Strategies – Ryan Keay, MD, FACEP

1140-Noon – WA-ACEP Update – Liam Yore, MD, FACEP, WA-ACEP President

Noon-1300 – Lunch with Exhibitors

1300-1320 – MAT Resources – Ken Egli, MD

1320-1340 – State Legislative Update and Rules of Engagement Susie Tracy, WA-ACEP Lobbyist, and Harry Monroe, ACEP Director of Chapter and State Relations

1340-1400 – Journal Club: Prevalence and Outcomes of Incidental Imaging Findings  DeeDee Souza, Resident Liaison, UW

1400-1420 – Journal Club: Prevalence of Pulmonary Embolism in Patients Presenting to the ED with Syncope – Justin Grisham, Resident Liaison, Madigan

1420-1440 – Suicide Risk Assessment in EM Settings: Best Practice Guidelines frm the Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention – Chris DeCou, Ph.D.,Senior Fellow, Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center

1440-1500 – Break with Exhibitors – Amsterdam Room

1500-1520 – Pediatric X-rays Not to Miss – Jessica Wall, MD

1520-1540 – Washington Poison Control Center UpdateErica Liebelt, MD, FACMT, Executive Director/Medical Director, Washington Poison Center 

1540-1600 – Open Forum

 1600 – Adjourn

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American College of Emergency Physicians and Washington Chapter ACEP. The American College of Emergency Physicians is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American College of Emergency Physicians designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for a maximum of 5 hours of ACEP Category I credit

Exhibit Opportunities

The WA/ACEP Board of Directors would like to invite you to attend the 12th Annual Emergency Medicine Leadership Summit. This meeting is a highly interactive gathering of ED directors and leaders from across Washington State.