Emergency Medical Services – Experiential Team-Based Learning and Simulation

Sponsored by The Quillen College of Medicine Office of Academic Affairs, Section of Medical Education and the Office of Continuing Medical Education

Date: August 16, 2014

Location: VA Campus, Stanton-Gerber Hall, Large Auditorium, SIM and Cadaver Labs

Cost: $75

Key Topics will Include:

  • Intraosseous Access Needle Decompression
  • Mass Casualty Incident
  • Ob/Gyn Sim Lab
  • Cadaver Anatomy

Description: This conference provides a unique training opportunity in a one day hand-on training for emergency medical personnel utilizing anatomy cadavers, simulation labs and lectures from physicians.

Agenda: To view the agenda, click here.

Conference Objectives – As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee should be able to...

  • Correctly identify anatomical structures and pathologies associated with common EMS vignettes
  • Increase knowledge of airway management and potential problems.
  • Perform pediatric and adult advanced cardiac life support with more confidence
  • Identify pertinent anatomical structures and relationships associated with common trauma and pathologies
  • Perform specific skill sets for better care of the OB patient

Who should attend? EMS Personnel, EMT-Paramedic, Emergency Medicine, Family and Internal Medicine Physicians, Pediatricians, Advanced Practice Nurses, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Medical and Nursing Students

Registration:  Click here to register online, or call 423-439-8027 to register for this course.

Registration includes continental breakfast from 7:30 AM – 7:45 AM. A 10-minute break period with light snacks during each 45-minute block, and lunch.

  ACCME Accreditation: Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
logo CME Credit: Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 9.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity

CNE Credit: 9.5 continuing nursing education contact hours for this conference. East Tennessee State University College of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This event is presented by the Quillen College of Medicine Office of Continuing Medical Education, the College of Nursing Office of Continuing Education at East Tennessee State University, and the Tennessee Department of Health.

seal  Approved by the Tennessee Department of Health Office of EMS for 9.5 continuing education hours for EMS