Critical Care Symposium

The Sixth Annual Emergency Medicine

Critical Care Symposium

Proudly presented by the Department of Emergency Medicine
 
For recordings of the Sixth Annual Emergency Medicine Critical Care Symposium:
https://livestream.com/UMEmergencyMed/events/7450584
 

The Sixth Annual Emergency Medicine Critical Care Symposium
Proudly presented by the Department of Emergency Medicine
The Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine is pleased to host our sixth annual Emergency Medicine Critical Care Symposium. The Symposium features an outstanding line-up of exceptional critical care physicians who will speak on a variety of emergency critical care topics, including sepsis, hemodynamic monitoring, point-of-care ultrasound, neurocritical care, and the crashing pregnant patient.

Symposium Details:

Date: Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Timing: 7:30am - 11:30am
**Light breakfast and coffee will be served prior to the start of the Symposium.

Location: Shock Trauma Auditorium at the University of Maryland Medical Center (22 S. Greene Street, Baltimore, MD 21201)

The Symposium is FREE to all, but we ask for you to please register so we can accomodate all our attendees.
 
Parking Directions: We recommend parking in the Baltimore Grand Garage 5 N. Paca Street, Baltimore, MD 21201. The Baltimore Grand Garage is located at the corner of N. Paca & W. Baltimore Streets. 
 
For more information, please contact Doreen Lucadamo (Conference Coordinator) at dlucadamo@em.umaryland.edu or 410-328-1943.
 

For recordings of the Sixth Annual Emergency Medicine Critical Care Symposium:
https://livestream.com/UMEmergencyMed/events/7450584

Symposium Agenda:

7:30am Welcome & Opening Remarks
Dr. Michael Winters
7:45am - 8:30am Sepsis 2017: What You Need to Know! Dr. David Farcy
8:30am - 9:15am Vascular Access Pearls for the Critically Ill Dr. Dan Boutsikaris
9:15am - 9:30am Break  
9:30am - 10:00am The Crashing Pregnant Patient Dr. Kami Hu
10:00am - 10:30am Pitfalls in POCUS Dr. Lia Losonczy
10:30am - 10:45am Break  
10:45am - 11:30am Neurocritical Care for the Busy EP Dr. Evie Marcolini
11:30am Closing Remarks Dr. Michael Winters
 

Symposium Director:

Michael Winters, MD, FACEP, FAAEM 
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine
Co-Director, Combined EM/IM/Critical Care Program
Director, Critical Care Education
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland
 

Symposium Speakers:

David Farcy, MD, FAAEM, FACEP, FCCM
Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine 
Director, Emergency Medicine Critical Care
Mount Sinai Medical Center
Miami Beach, Florida
 
Presentation title: Sepsis 2017: What You Need to Know! 
 
 
Daniel Boutsikaris, MD
Attending Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine
Saint Peter's University Hospital
New Brunswick, New Jersey
 
Presentation title: Vascular Access Pearls for the Critically Ill
 
 
Kami M. Hu, MD
Clinical Instructor, Departments of Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine, Critical Care
University of Maryland School of Medicine
University of Maryland Medical Center
Baltimore, Maryland
 
Presentation title: The Crashing Pregnant Patient
 
 
Lia Losonczy, MD
Critical Care Fellow, Department of Medicine
Clinical Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland
 
Presentation title: Pitfalls in POCUS
 
 
Evie G. Marcolini, MD, FACEP, FAAEM, FCCM
Assistant Professor, Departments of Emergency Medicine and Neurology
Division of Neurocritical Care and Emergency Neurology
Medical Director, SkyHealth Critical Care
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, Connecticut
 
Presentation title: Neurocritical Care for the Busy EP
 

Accommodations:

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*Rates are subject to change. Contact the hotel of your choice directly for current rates

**Hotel offers are a preferred rate for travelers visiting the University of Maryland. Be sure to mention the reason for your visit when making your reservation. 
 

Baltimore Information
Baltimore, the largest city in Maryland with a population over 775,000, is situated in the northern part of the state on the Patapsco River estuary, an arm of Chesapeake Bay. Major attractions in the city include the national Aquarium, Camden Yards, Edgar Allen Poe Museum, the Maryland Science Center, the Babe Ruth Museum, and the Fort McHenry National Monument.
 
Weather

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Transportation

Most visitors to Baltimore choose to tour the city in a car, although parking downtown can be rather expensive. As an alternative, you can utilize the city's light rail system or hail one of the many taxis scattered throughout the city.

Train service from Baltimore Washington International airport and Dulles International airport is available via the MARC train system. For more information, visit the Maryland Transportation Administration website or CommuterPage.com


For more information, please contact 
Doreen Lucadamo, CMP
410-328-1943 office
dlucadamo@em.umaryland.edu