WACEP 2022 Spring Symposium & WI EM Research Forum

Getting the Band Back Together
Hyatt Regency Milwaukee | 333 West Kilbourn Ave | Milwaukee, WI




(Schedule subject to change) 

Wednesday, April 20, 2022       

 5:30-8pm  Dinner Program & Reception


Thursday, April 21, 2022

 6:30-7:00am Breakfast & Visit with Exhibitors
 7:00-8:00am Opening Keynote Presentation: Cardiac Arrests: Knowledge, Insights, and Vision for the Future!
Tom P. Aufderheide, MD, MS, FACEP, Hon FACC, FAHA
 8:00-11:30am Choose your Track
 Track 1  Track 2  Track 3

8:00-10:00am 2021 LLSA Article Review Workshop; Michael Walters, MD

10-10:15am Break/ Visit with Exhibitors

10:15-11:30am Hot Topics in Emergency Medicine Roundtable Discussions:

  • Using TXA in the ED; Joe Halfpap, PharmD & Maddie Volk, PharmD
  • Avoiding Burnout in Emergency Medicine; Bob Leschke, MD
  • The Important Role of EM Nurses; Mike Becker, MD
  • Cardio Version Update;
    Jamie Schneider, MD
  • Medical Clearance of Psych Patients in the ED; Tony Thrasher, DO
  • Out of Network- No Surprise Act: Lisa Maurer, MD
  • Building a Successful EM Team in Rural WI; Patrick Wolf, MD
  • Wilderness Medicine; TBD

8:00-11:30am Unique Procedures Workshop

  • Lateral canthotomy
  • Pigtail catheter
  • Chest Tube
  • Cric
  • Transvenous pacer
  • Precipitous delivery
  • Awake intubation with Disposable bronchoscopy
8:00 am - 11:30 am

30th Annual Emergency Medicine Research Forum, presented by the Emergency Medicine Departments at the University of Wisconsin and the Medical College of Wisconsin in partnership with WACEP

The Research Forum includes oral and poster presentations and a keynote address. The oral and poster sessions are not accredited for continuing medical education. For planning purposes, participants who wish to attend only the Research Forum sessions are still required to register.

For additional information please visit the Research Forum Website or email emresearch@mcw.edu. 

 11:30am-12:15pm Research Forum Poster Session
 11:45am-12:30pm Lunch & Visit with Exhibitors
 12:30-12:55pm Annual WACEP Update & Awards Program
 1:00-2:00pm

Closing Keynote Presentation

Gail D’Onofrio, MD, MS - Albert E. Kent Professor of Emergency Medicine and Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases); Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, Yale School of Medicine

 2:00-2:30pm Dental Emergencies & Urgencies and How to Handle in the ED
Robb Warren, DDS - Warren Family Dental
 2:30-2:15pm  Break & Visit with Exhibitors
 2:45-3:15pm Updates in Critical Care in the ED
Brittany Bernardoni, MD - BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine; University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health | UW Health
 3:15-4:00pm Sepsis & Heart Failure
Michael Ward, MD - BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health | UW Health
 4-7:00pm Closing Off-Site Reception - Details Coming Soon!
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