Conference Schedule



Pensacola Florida CME Conference

Conference Schedule

 

Day One – Saturday, April 30th

7:00 – 8:00 am

Breakfast

8:00 – 10:00 am

Pulmonary Medicine and Chest Pain

-Earn your black belt in “Medical-legal Jujitsu.”

-Learn the four secrets to sharpen your EKG skills, the 10 questions to a perfect medical history, and a deadly disorder that presents EXACTLY like bronchitis.

-Understand the BEST way to identify ST segment elevation and the four tricks to recalling ST segment depression.

John Bielinski
10:00 – 10:15 am

Break

10:15 am – 12:15 pm

Chest Pain- Life Threatening Cardiac Etiologies

-Identify patients at rick for vascular etiologies of chest pain and how to risk stratify their diagnostic work up.

-Discuss the examination and medical treatment as well as out patient follow up.

-This will include an emphasis on women and coronary artery disease.

 

Kevin Rebeck
12:15 – 12:45 pm

Lunch

12:45 – 2:45 pm

Lungs

-Diagnose the patient in respiratory acidosis, how to ID the decompensating pulmonary patient and understanding hypoxia verses hypercarbia

-The four critical secrets to the pulmonary patient, the best system to evaluate a chest XRAY in medicine, congestive heart failure and handling an airway obstruction with “T.L.C.”

John Bielinski
2:45 – 3:00 pm

Break

3:00 – 4:00 pm

Cardiovascular Risk Factors: A focus on Best Practices

-Recall that multiple risk factors contribute to development of cardiovascular disease

-Discuss the relationship of metabolic syndrome and its components to the development of cardiovascular disease

-State the role of the healthcare team in reducing cardiovascular risk

Joyce L. Ross
4:00 – 5:00 pm

Round Table

 

Day Two – Sunday, May 1st

7:00 – 8:00 am

Breakfast

8:00 – 10:00 am

ECG Blackbelt 1

-Learn the difference between synchronized and unsynchronized shock, and when to use each of them

-Learn and remember the main causes of sinus tach. Remember you can’t get PHAT in HADES

John Bielinski
10:00 – 10:15 am

Break

10:15 am – 11:15 am

ECG Blackbelt 2

-Discuss the vagus nerve, its relationship to the heart and different stimulation techniques

-Learn how potassium can kill your patient, and how to recognize hyper K on an EKG

John Bielinski
11:15 am – 12:15 pm

High Risk EKG Findings You Can’t Afford To Miss Part 1

-Review the 4 high risk findings for palpitations

-Review the high risk finding for sudden death that the machine wont always catch

 

Jennifer Carlquist
12:15 – 12:45 pm

Lunch

12:45 – 1:45 pm

High Risk EKG Findings You Can’t Afford To Miss Part 2

 

-Case based study of subtle STEMI

-Young people don’t have heart disease – or do they?

Jennifer Carlquist
1:45 – 2:45 pm

Diagnostic Tools to Evaluate the Vascular Patient-Part 1

-Identify and understand the importance of the physical exam.

-Review and Determine the most appropriate diagnostic test to further evaluate vacular disease.

-Discuss treatment after further evaluation.

Kevin Rebeck
2:45 – 3:00 pm

Break

3:00 – 4:00 pm

Diagnostic Tools to Evaluate the Vascular Patient-Part 2

-Identify and understand the importance of the physical exam.

-Review and Determine the most appropriate diagnostic test to further evaluate vacular disease.

-Discuss treatment after further evaluation.

Kevin Rebeck
4:00 – 5:00 pm

Round Table

 

Day Three – Monday, May 2nd

7:00 – 8:00 am

Breakfast

8:00 – 10:00 am

Pharmacology

-Discuss the sympathetic nervous system and your “Staying Alive” response

-Learn about Beta 1 vs Beta 2 stimulators and the relationship to the lungs and heart

-Learn about “Funnel Drugs” and how they effect the AV node

John Bielinski
10:00 – 10:15 am

Break

10:15 am – 12:15 am

Cardiology Cocktail: A Mixology Guide

-Review of the ACLS treatment of tachycardias (wide and narrow)

-Review of bradycardia algorthyms

-Discussion regarding the “Cardiac Happy Meal”

-AFib and CHF staples

Jennifer Carlquist
12:15 – 12:45 pm

Lunch

12:45 – 2:45 pm

Pharmaceutical Interventions for Cardiovascular Risk Factors

-Understand current ACC/AHA guidelines and NLA recommendations for the treatment of dyslipidemia

-Implement treatment with statin therapy as the mainstay of lipid reduction

-Discuss the role of the CYP 450 in metabolism of mediations that could lead to drug-drug interactions

-Recall incidences when alternation in medications is necessary when treated all factors of cardiovascular risk for the patient

-Implement a care plan for patient with a combination of cardiovascular risk factors

Joyce L. Ross
2:45 – 3:00 pm

Break

3:00 – 4:00 pm

Closing

 


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