SOURCE: Emergency Medical Associates

Emergency Medical Associates

July 27, 2012 01:00 ET

President of American College of Emergency Physicians to Keynote 10th Annual Advanced Emergency & Acute Care Medicine Conference

PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwire - Jul 27, 2012) - David Seaberg, MD, FACEP, president of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP), will be the keynote speaker at the 10th Annual Emergency and Acute Care Medicine Conference. The conference will be held Sept. 5-8, 2012, at the Sheraton Atlantic City Convention Center Hotel in Atlantic City, N.J.

Dr. Seaberg is dean and professor at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga, and attending emergency physician at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Erlanger Health System, Chattanooga, Tenn. His keynote address is titled, "Emergency Medicine in the Era of Healthcare Reform."

Featuring nationally known emergency medicine lecturers, the conference offers a variety of courses on critical emergency medicine topics, including stroke, sepsis, pediatrics, risk management and acute pain management. Separate educational tracks for physicians, mid-level providers, nurses and healthcare executives are being offered. Hands-on skills labs for advanced airway and ultrasound will be presented, as well as a 2012 Life Long Learning and Self-Assessment (LLSA) review course.

This year's nursing track will cover a variety of emergency medicine topics and features national lecturers, including Deena Brecher, MSN, RN, ACNS-BC, CEN, CPEN, president-elect of the Emergency Nurses Association.

A complimentary hospitalist track will be offered to Society of Hospitalist Medicine members in good standing.

The American College of Healthcare Executives track, co-sponsored by the New Jersey chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives and Emergency Medical Associates, will provide participants with six complimentary face-to-face category I credits.

All emergency medicine residents and fellows are provided complimentary admission as part of Emergency Medical Associates' commitment to education in the field of emergency medicine.

The deadline for online registration is Sept. 3. Visit for more information or to register. Onsite registration is available each day of the conference. Follow BestEMConf on Twitter for up-to-the-minute conference information.

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