Annual CME Conference

The 2018 VACEP Annual CME Conference will be February 9-11, 2018 at the Omni Homestead Resort in Hot Springs, VA.

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To see a list of last year’s (2017) Conference Presentations see our 2017 Annual CME Conference Presentations.




Tentative Schedule (CME application pending):

Friday, February 9, 2018
6pm – 7pm Welcome Reception with Exhibitors
Saturday, February 10, 2018
7:30am – 8am Coffee with Exhibitors
8am – 9am Keynote: The Reality of the Current Opioid Crisis & Emergency Medicine’s Role in Braking a Runaway Train
9:05am – 9:35am Evaluation/Screening for LVO endovascular
9:40am – 10:10am Status
10:10am – 10:25am BREAK with Exhibitors
10:25am – 10:55am Ketamine vs antipsychotics
11am – 11:30am Avoidind narcotics (headache treatments: guidelines, lidocaine, ketamine, nerve blocks, etc)
11:35am – 12:15pm 2018 VACEP Update
12:15pm – 1pm Lunch with Exhibitors
1pm – 2pm LLSA Session
2pm – 3pm LLSA Session
3pm – 3:15pm  BREAK
3:15pm – 4:15pm LLSA Session
4:15pm – 5:15pm LLSA Session
5:30pm – 6:30pm President’s Reception & Residents Reception with Exhibitors
Sunday, February 11
 8:30am – 9am  Use of TXA/blood products
9:05am – 9:35am  Use of imaging (CXR vs CT vs US) [Wolf]
9:40am – 10:10am  Use of imaging (CXR vs CT vs US) [Young]
10:10am – 10:25am BREAK
 10:25am – 10:55am  Peds Minor Head
11am – 12:15pm VA M&M CASE FILES Panel Discussion
12:15pm – 1:15pm CME Lunch Oncologic Emergencies in the ED: Recognizing and Managing Adverse Reactions Associated With Modern Cancer Therapies Essential Guidance for Emergency Medicine Specialists. Supported by PeerView
1:30pm – 4pm Board of Directors Meeting