2018 Strive To Revive: Improving Resuscitation Symposium

This program is designed to provide emergency and critical care clinicians and resuscitation professionals with the most recent resuscitation science and research. Our goal is to reach providers across the region to support resuscitation efforts and share knowledge of recent science, with the aim of improving resuscitation processes and survival rates.

 

DATE & TIME:

Friday, October 12, 2018
7:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. EST
Registration and continental breakfast begin at 7:15 a.m.

LOCATION:

The Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh/Southpointe
1000 Corporate Drive
Canonsburg, PA 15317

Individual Registration Fee: $40

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MORE INFORMATION:

Save the Date Flyer  
• Symposium Brochure 
Agenda 
• Exhibitor Prospectus

PRESENTATIONS:

Survivor Story - Chris Doyle 
Pediatric Arrest - Peter Antevy, MD 
Intra-arrest Resuscitation Debate:  Airway Management - Benjamin Lawner, DO, MS, EMT-P, FACEP and Francis X. Guyette, MD, MS, MPH, FACEP 
Great Saves (Real Cases) - Richard M. Kaplan, MD, MS, FACEP 
Community—I have an AED, Now What? - Cheryl Rickens, BSN, RN 
Advances in CV Emergencies - Jon Rittenberger, MD, MS 

Pre-Hospital Track:
Quality Metrics for CA - Vincent N. Mosesso Jr., MD, FACEP, FAEMS 
Quality Metrics for STEMI - Mark E. Pinchalk, MS, EMT-P 
Quality Metrics for Stroke - Christian Martin-Gill, MD, MPH 

In-Hospital Track:
Quality Metrics for Cardiogenic Shock - Azam Hadi, MD  
Quality Metrics for ACS - Ramzi Kahlil, MD 
Quality Metrics for Stroke - Ashis Tayal, MD, FAHA 
Connecting EMS, Hospitals and Community - Leonard Weiss, MD 

 

TARGET AUDIENCE: 

Hospital clinicians and medical professionals with an interest in resuscitation, such as: 

Emergency Medicine Physicians, Nurses and Advance Care Providers Physicians
Cardiologists, Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Surgeons, Anesthesiologists, Hospitalists and Critical Care Specialists 
Critical Care Nurses and Advance Care Providers  
MET, RRT, Resuscitation & Code Team members 
Resuscitation Educators and CPR Instructors  
Quality Improvement staff 
Administrators and other hospital-based staff that interface with emergency response in their facility

CONTINUING EDUCATION ACCREDITATION:
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by The American Heart Association. The American Heart Association is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 

AMA Credit Designation Statement - Physicians  
The American Heart Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

AAPA Credit Acceptance Statement – Physician Assistants 
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 5.50 hours of Category I credit for completing this program. 

AANP Credit Acceptance Statement – Nurse Practitioners 
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM from organizations accredited by the ACCME. 

**AMA Credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. Credit will no longer be available to claim after April 12, 2019. 

ANCC Credit Designation Statement - Nurses 
The maximum number of hours awarded for this CE activity is 5.50 contact hours.  

**ANCC Credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CME/CE will no longer be available to claim after April 12, 2019.

Continuing Education Accreditation – Emergency Medical Services 
This continuing education activity is approved by the American Heart Association, an organization accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE), for 5.50 Advanced CEHs, activity number 18-AMHA-F1-0035. 

**CAPCE credit must be claimed within 6 months of attendance. CME/CE credit will no longer be available to claim for this activity after April 12, 2019. 

DISCLOSURE POLICY: 

All persons who develop and/or control educational content in CME/CE activities provided by the American Heart Association will disclose to the audience all financial relationships with any commercial supporters of this activity as well as with other commercial interests whose lines of business are related to the CME/CE-certified content of this activity.  In addition, presenters will disclose unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices discussed in their presentations.  Such disclosures will be made in writing in course presentation materials.  

CONTACT INFORMATION: 

For more information please contact Gina Hrach at gina.hrach@heart.org or Gabrielle Dinkin at gabrielle.dinkin@heart.org.