Schedule

Thursday, November 7, 2019
7:30 am – 8:00 am Registration and Continental Breakfast
ROOM NAMES Grays Peak I Grays Peak II
8:00 am – 12:00 pm PCAD1
Pre-Hospital Advance Stroke Treatment (PHAST) Course.
Presenter: Arthur Lee Meyer, and Tim Nowak, Centura Health
FULL DAY
PCAD2
Case-based Critical Care Review
Presenter: William Dunn, Graham Kane and Bill Johnson, Eagle County Paramedics
FULL DAY
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Workshop Luncheon
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm PCAD1
Pre-Hospital Advance Stroke Treatment (PHAST) Course.
Presenter: Arthur Lee Meyer, and Tim Nowak, Centura Health
FULL DAY
PCAD2
Case-based Critical Care Review
Presenter: William Dunn, Graham Kane and Bill Johnson, Eagle County Paramedics
FULL DAY
5:00 PM Dinner on Own
Friday, November 8, 2019
7:30 am – 8:00 am Registration
Main Lobby
7:30 am – 8:00 am Continental Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall
8:30 am – 10:00 am General Session
A Positive Wave of Change: A Case Study in Pediatric Drowning
Presenters:
Russ lee Brown, NRP
Lori Cerami, MBA
Room: Longs Peak
10:00 am – 10:30 am Break
10:15 am – 5:00 pm Physician’s Forum
Please find additional information Below
ROOM NAMES Grays Peak I Grays Peak II Grays Peak III Quandary Peak I Quandary Peak II Quandary Peak III Castle Peak 3 & 4 EMS Escape Room RV Simulation Session
10:30 am – 12:00 pm Session 1:
Sweet & Low – A Pancreatic Dilemma of Systemic Proportions
Presenter: Steven Berry
Session 2:
How do I care for the dementia patient?
Presenter: Deb Haverfield
Session 3:
Cadaver Lab: Abdominal
Session 4:
Extreme Cases in Pediatric Trauma I
Presenter: David Seastrom
Session 5:
Caring for the Injured Rodeo Athlete
Presenter: Jason Stoneback
Session 6:
A subpeona?! Testifying skills for EMS Professionals
Presenter: Michelle Metz
HANDS-ON SKILLS
Flight For Life Colorado ALS/BLS Airway Lab
EMS BLS Escape Room  
12:00 pm – 1:15 pm Lunch Break
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Session 7:
What The Fentanyl?!? EMS and new drugs of abuse.
Presenter: Russ Brown
Session 8:
Rural Trauma – You’re Still in Kansas Toto!
Presenter: David Seastrom
Session 9:
Cadaver Lab: Abdominal
Session 10:
Case Reviews for the ALS Provider- Version 7.0
Presenter: David Sanko
Session 11:
CORONER SCENES 2019
Presenter: Thomas Weldon
Session 12:
A Year in The Park – Wilderness Medicine from a National Park Service Climbing Ranger Paramedic
Presenter: Kevin Sturmer
HANDS-ON SKILLS
Flight For Life Colorado ALS/BLS Airway Lab
EMS ALS Escape Room  
2:30 pm – 3:00 pm Break in Exhibit Hall
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Session 13:
A new paradigm in trauma resuscitation
Presenter: William Krost
Session 14:
Be The Best at BLS: Current Trends in Cardiac Resuscitation For The BLS Provider
Presenter: Josh Poles
Session 15:
Cadaver Lab: Thoracic
Session 16:
Care of the Traumatic Limb Injury: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly
Presenter: David Schnur
Session 17:
Transport Ventilators for Critical Care Paramedics
Presenter: Graham Kane
Session 18:
Extreme Sports and Backcountry Medicine Implications
Presenter: Tom Candlin
HANDS-ON SKILLS
Flight For Life Colorado ALS/BLS Airway Lab
EMS BLS Escape Room  
4:15 pm – 5:15 pm Session 19:
Terrible T-Waves!
Presenter: Russ Brown
Session 20:
Handoff in the Hospital – Should we checklist?
Presenter: Daniel Hatlestad
Session 21:
Cadaver Lab: Thoracic
Session 22:
Case Studies in Respiratory Compromise
Presenter: Scott Boum
Session 23:
Lung protective ventilation – bringing the ICU to the field
Presenter: William Krost
Session 24:
Pediatric Trauma Resuscitation – Fluid, Blood and Prayers Oh My!
Presenter: David Seastrom
  EMS ALS Escape Room  
5:15 pm – 5:45 pm Reception in Exhibit Hall
Saturday, November 9, 2019
7:30 am – 8:00 am Registration
7:30 am – 8:00 am Continental Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall
ROOM NAMES Grays Peak I Grays Peak II Grays Peak III Quandary Peak I Quandary Peak II Quandary Peak III Castle Peak 3 & 4 EMS Escape Room RV Simulation Session
8:00 am – 9:30 am Session 25:
The Cirrhotic patient…”maybe they’re not drunk”
Presenter: William Ferguson
Session 26:
Updates in Pediatric Trauma care and Trauma Systems: Transport, Medication and More!
Presenter: Matthew Harris
Session 27:
Cadaver Lab
Session 28:
Posterior Strokes: Improved EMS Recognition for an Elusive Emergency
Presenter: Joshua Ishmael
Session 29:
Riding the waves: Prehospital Ultrasound
Presenter: William Krost
Session 30:
A Seizure is a Seizure right? SUDEP, complications and comorbidities in Intractable Seizures
Presenter: Jay Sperry
  EMS BLS Escape Room  
9:45 am – 11:15 am Session 31:
Misses and Mimics: Advance ECG Recognition of Ischemia
Presenter: Dylan Luyten
Session 32:
Pragmatic EKG ‘s
Presenter: William Ferguson
Session 33:
Cadaver Lab: Brain Dissection
Session 34:
All Things Colorado
Presenter: Robert Lovelace
Session 35:
Electrocardiograms in the Poisoned Patient
Presenter: Josh Poles
Session 36:
New Beginings
Presenter: Mark Brown
HANDS-ON SKILLS
Children’s Hospital Coloado ALS/BLS
EMS ALS Escape Room  
11:15 pm – 11:30 pm Break in Exhibit Hall
11:30 pm – 12:30 pm Session 37:
Dialyze this…Renal Emergencies
Presenter: William Ferguson
Session 38:
12-lead Basics for the EMT: An Essential Skill Set in a Time Sensitive Emergency
Presenter Joshua Ishmael
Session 39:
Cadaver Lab: Brain Dissection
Session 40:
“When our paths crossed”
Presenter: William Krost
Session 41:
What’s the Scoop on Expanding Neurologic Assessment?
Presenter: Bob Matoba
Session 42:
Ten ECG Topics You’ve Probably Forgotten Since Paramedic School
Presenter: Bill Johnson
HANDS-ON SKILLS
Arapahoe Community College
EMS BLS Escape Room  
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch Break
1:45 pm – 3:15 pm Session 43:
Pediatric Airway Management Without the Cowboy Hat
Presenter: Maria Mandt
Session 44:
The Blind Date: Pt Assessment
Presenter: Matt Concialdi
Session 45:
Cadaver Lab: Heart Dissection
Session 46:
Frozen – how to manage the difficult airway in hypothermia
Presenter: Robert Weisbaum, Shay Krier and Aaron Crawley
Session 47:
Turning Tradgedy into Positive Action
Presenter: David Repsher and Karen Mahany, USAP
Session 48:
Infectious diseases you should know.
Presenter: David Richter
HANDS-ON SKILLS
Children’s Hospital Coloado ALS/BLS
EMS ALS Escape Room  
3:45 pm – 4:45 pm Session 49:
Pain management and the opioid crisis: EMS at the intersection
Presenter: Jeff Beckman and Kevin McVaney
Session 50:
Geriatrics and Frailty Syndrome: The Wisdom of the Aged
Presenter: Joshua Ishmael
Session 51:
Cadaver Lab: Heart Dissection
Session 52:
Wild & Wonderful Colorado EMS! Unique & Crazy Case reviews of being an EMS provider in Colorado!
Presenter: Gina Scarbrough
Session 53:
1 Pill, 2 Pills, Red Pills, Blue Pills
Presenter: Gina Soriya
Session 54:
New Developments in Anaphylaxis, Discussion of 2019 EMS Protocol Updates
Presenter: Benjamin Kleeman and David Richter
HANDS-ON SKILLS
Arapahoe Community College
EMS BLS Escape Room  
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Awards Reception and Presentation
Sunday, November 10, 2019
7:30 am – 8:00 am Continental Breakfast
ROOM NAMES Grays Peak I Grays Peak II Grays Peak III Quandary Peak I Quandary Peak II Quandary Peak III      
8:00 am – 9:15 am Session 55:
Ketamine For The Critically Ill Patient
Presenter: Sean Eaton
Session 56:
Pediatric Transport in Disasters
Presenter: Adam Wojciehowski
Session 57:
Cadaver Lab
Session 58:
Pediatric Sports Trauma and the kinetics involved
Presenter: Timothy Neadehiser
Session 59:
Burn Questions
Presenter: Anne Wagner
Session 60:
Medical Grand Rounds – Awesome Case Reviews
Presenter: William Dunn
9:15 am – 9:30 am Break
9:30 am – 10:45 am Session 61:
Advanced Capnography for EMS
Presenter: Eric Hill
Session 62:
The Mental Health Assessment Program a (MAP) to behavioral assessment, intervention, and navigation
Presenter: James McLaughlin
Session 63:
Cadaver Lab
Session 64:
Game of Hormones (Endocrine for EMS)
Presenter: Justin Harper
Session 65:
EVACUATE! Life or Death in Minutes
Presenter: Adam Wojciehowski
Session 66:
Risky Business
Presenter: Timothy McCawley
11:00 am – 12:15 pm Session 67:
Acid/Base Physiology: What It Is, How It Works, And Why You Should Know
Presenter: Shane Baird
Session 68:
Pregnancy in Trauma: The Essentials
Presenter: Laura Harmon
Session 69:
Cadaver Lab
Session 70:
Blood On-Board: Prehospital trauma resuscitation with whole blood.
Presenter: David Keams
Session 71:
SPM – Bariatric Emergencies
Presenter: Adan Wojciehowski
Sesson 72:
Colorado EMS and Trauma: State of the State
Presenter: Jeanne-Marie Bakehouse and Jeff Beckman
12:15 PM Conference Adjourns

CE Information

This year’s conference offers 60+ presentations which may be used for National Registry and/or Colorado EMS Provider recertification. To help you plan and document continuing education (CE) received at this year’s conference, there will be a document coming soon that is intended to provide suggestions based on the conference schedule.

Session Descriptions:

Keynote Address:
A Positive Wave of Change: A Case Study in Pediatric Drowning:
This lecture recounts the story of Elise Cerami and her tragic drowning on June 20, 2016. This case-based presentation is meant both to inspire and educate the EMS provider on key interventions in pediatric drowning.

Physicians Forum:
Please click here to learn more about what the physicians forum has to offer. Please note that a full conference registration includes this specific session already, if you are interested in just attending the physician forum on it’s own, please make that selection within registration.

EMS Escape Room:
Come and test your core knowledge by solving puzzles to see if you can escape the ambulance in time! You will have 60min to “Escape”! Feeling ambitious? Try out the ALS experienced provider room! Get together a group from your department, some EMS friends, or join a group as a solo provider!