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Quillen College of Medicine

18th Annual Update in Acute & Emergency Care Pediatrics Conference

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18th Annual Update in Acute & Emergency Care Pediatrics Conference

April 25, 2019 – April 26, 2019

Thursday 7:00 am – 4:15 pm; Friday 7:30 am – 1:00 pm

Sheraton Memphis Downtown Hotel

250 N. Main St, Memphis, TN 38103

 

About this Conference:
The 18th Annual Update in Acute and Emergency Care Pediatrics is a result of collaboration between Children’s Hospital at Erlanger, Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital; East Tennessee Children’s Hospital, Children’s Emergency Care Alliance (CECA), and the East Tennessee State University Quillen College of Medicine Office of Continuing Medical Education.

Using interdisciplinary approaches throughout a series of plenary and breakout sessions, learners will be able to develop skills surrounding pre-hospital care of the medically complex child, as well as skills for the pediatric trauma patient. This program is designed for providers involved in the diagnosis, treatment, transportation, and management of pediatric trauma patients in Tennessee, Virginia, and Georgia Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Units.

Keynote Speaker(s):
 

Speaker Bios:
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Agenda:
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Presentations:
Click here to view presentations (as they become available).

Target Audience:
This conference is designed for pediatricians, nurses, emergency physicians, family practitioners, intensivists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, respiratory care practitioners, EMS professionals, fellows, residents, health care students and others involved in the care of pediatric emergencies.


Overall Conference Objectives:

As a result of attending this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Understand emergency areas and new considerations in acute and pediatric care.
  • Be better prepared for the complications that caring for pediatric population present in the acute setting.

Address:
250 N. Main St, Memphis, TN 38103

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Accomodations:
Sheraton Memphis Downtown Hotel, 250 N. Main Street, Memphis, TN 38103

Click here for direct link to blocked rooms

When making room reservations please reference CECTN Children’s Emergency Care Alliance to receive the group rate of $129 plus taxes.  Reservations must be received before 5:00 pm local time on April 14, 2019.  After that date reservations will be taken on a space available basis and may revert to a higher rate.


Fees:
Registrant Type Fee
Physicians, PAs, & APNs $250
Nurses $165
Fellows/Residents $150
Allied Health* $150
EMS Providers $125
Non-Licensed Students** $100

*Examples include RRT, MHA, PT, OT, etc.  If you are unsure of your registration type, please contact 423-439-8027 for assistance.

**Student fee includes medical, nursing, APN, PA, and EMS students from any University/College with no prior certification.


Cancellation Policy:
Registration fees are refundable less a $50.00 administrative fee, for cancellations received in writing a minimum of 14 days prior to the activity date. Refunds are not provided when the registration fee is $50.00 or less, or when a cancellation request is received less than 14 days prior to the start of the activity.

ETSU Quillen College of Medicine reserves the right to cancel CME activities. If an activity is cancelled, registrants will receive a full refund.

Registration:
Click here to register or call (423) 439 - 8027

Activity Director:
Regan Williams, MD

Educational Planner:
Donna Dougherty, Educational Planner
Donna Dougherty
Educational Planner
Office of Continuing Medical Education
Quillen College of Medicine
East Tennessee State University
423-439-8078
dougherty@etsu.edu

Conflicts of Interest:
Activity Director Disclosure
Regan Williams None
   
Planning Committee Members Disclosure
Patricia Harnois-Church None
Oseana Bratton None
Kate Copeland None
Rhonda Phillippi None
Donna Dougherty None
Rudy Kink None
Anissa Revels None
John Wright None
Wes Rainbolt None
Amber Greeno None
Jennifer Dindo None
Maureen O'Connor None

Accreditation:
 

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ACCME Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University and the Children’s Emergency Care Alliance (CECA), Children’s Hospital at Erlanger, East Tennessee Children’s Hospital, Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, and Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital. The Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

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CME Credit: Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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CNE Credit: A maximum of 10.41 continuing nursing education hours have been approved 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.

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Attending Both Days: Approved by the TN Office of EMS for Continuing Education Hours in the following categories: Four (4) hours in Pediatric and Six and one half (6.5) hours in Cardiac, Medical and Trauma.

Day One Only: Approved by the TN Office of EMS for Continuing Education Hours in the following categories: Two (2) hours in Pediatric and Four (4) hours in Cardiac, Medical and Trauma.

Day Two Only: Approved by the TN Office of EMS for Continuing Education Hours in the categories: Two (2) hours in Pediatric and Two and one half (2.5) hours in Cardiac, Medical and Trauma.

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