Activity Catalog
Date
Event
 
Registration
Saturday-06/4/16
 
Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesia (MOCA) Part IV Requirement Simulation Education Course
New12132
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: Manage a patient undergoing anesthesia who experiences a hemodynamic critical event. Manage a patient undergoing anesthesia who experiences a difficult airway event. Describe and discuss optimal teamwork, leadership and communication skills required during crisis management. Practice the latest techniques in a safe learning environment.
Shock Trauma Learning Center
Course Director: Wendy Bernstein, MD, MBA
Coordinator: Wanda Belton/Althea Pusateri
Target Audience: Anesthesiologists MD and DO
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 7.00
Registration
Limit
Reached
Friday-06/10/16
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
 
22nd Annual Crenshaw Lecture and Resident Research Day
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Define the causes and consequences of periviable birth. 2. Examine the changing limit of viability. 3. Discuss potential interventions to improve outcomes related to periviable birth.
Davidge Hall
Course Director: Chris Harman, MD
Coordinator: Kerry Allen
Target Audience: Obstetricians, Gynecologists, Perinatologists, Nurses, Nurse Practitoners, Midwives
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 5.00; Attendance - 5.00
Friday-06/10/16
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
 
CHAMP Training 2016
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Assess suspected child abuse and neglect. 2. Describe and define issues such as sexual assault laws or HIV post-exposure prophylaxis. 3.Competently provide consultation for suspected child maltreatment.
Easton Shore Regional Health
Course Director: Howard Dubowitz, MD
Coordinator: Courtney Baker
Target Audience: Pediatricians, ED Doctors, Nurses
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 4.00; Attendance - 4.00
Wednesday-06/15/16
7:00 AM - 1:15 PM
 
William J. Weiner, M.D. Town Gown Neurology Update XV
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Make informed choices about the appropriate use of antiepileptic drugs. 2. Recognize common and uncommon tremors. 3. Manage patients with stroke and multiple sclerosis using the most up-to-date, evidence-based therapies.
Course Director: Stephen G. Reich, MD
Coordinator: Michele Canter
Target Audience: Neurologists, Residents, Fellows, Nurses
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 5.00; Attendance - 5.00
Monday-06/20/16
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
 
Critical Procedures Course
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to list for each procedure the indications, contraindictions and equipment needed. Futhermore participants will be able to describe the technique and anticipate complications and provide the follow up needed for all of the listed procedures. The participants will have practiced each procedure in a controlled setting on human cadavers. Ultimately, the participants will be more prepared to perform the following invasive procedures on patients. The list of procedures covered in the curriculum is as follows: 1. Lateral canthotomy 2.Facial nerve blocks 3. Endotracheal intubation 4. Retrograde intubation 5. Cricothyrotomy 6. Central Venous access 7. Tube thoracostomy 8. Emergency thoracotomy 9. Pericardiocetesis 10. Arthrocentesis of wrist 11. Arthrocentisis of knee
Anatomy Lab
Course Director: Siamak Moayedi, MD
Coordinator: Margo Murphy
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine, Critical Care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 4.00; Attendance - 4.00
Tuesday-06/21/16
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
 
Essential Procedures in Emergency Medicine
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, after performing procedures on human cadavers, high fidelity task trainers, or models for each of the 11procedures listed above, participants will be able to: 1. Define indications and contraindictions, landmarks, complications, and techniques for the procedures. 2. Perform the procedures with competence.
Anatomy Lab
Course Director: Siamak Moayedi, MD
Coordinator: Margo Murphy
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine, Critical Care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 5.00; Attendance - 5.00
Date
Event
 
Registration
Monday-09/12/16
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
 
Pediatric Acute and Emergency Care Conference
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Define the pathophysiology of common acute pediatric illnesses. 2. Describe the important aspects of the management of the acutely ill child. 3. Implement practical skills required to manage acutely ill children.
Course Director: Adnan Bhutta, MBBS
Coordinator: Marla Rodgers
Target Audience: Pediatricians, ER Physicians, Family Practice Physicians, Acute/Immediate/Urgent Care Center Physicians, PA's, NP's
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.00; Attendance - 8.00
Monday-09/12/16
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
 
Critical Procedures Course
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to list for each procedure the indications, contraindictions and equipment needed. Futhermore participants will be able to describe the technique and anticipate complications and provide the follow up needed for all of the listed procedures. The participants will have practiced each procedure in a controlled setting on human cadavers. Ultimately, the participants will be more prepared to perform the following invasive procedures on patients. The list of procedures covered in the curriculum is as follows: 1. Lateral canthotomy 2.Facial nerve blocks 3. Endotracheal intubation 4. Retrograde intubation 5. Cricothyrotomy 6. Central Venous access 7. Tube thoracostomy 8. Emergency thoracotomy 9. Pericardiocetesis 10. Arthrocentesis of wrist 11. Arthrocentisis of knee
Anatomy Lab
Course Director: Siamak Moayedi, MD
Coordinator: Margo Murphy
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine, Critical Care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 4.00; Attendance - 4.00
Tuesday-09/13/16
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
 
Essential Procedures in Emergency Medicine
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, after performing procedures on human cadavers, high fidelity task trainers, or models for each of the 11procedures listed above, participants will be able to: 1. Define indications and contraindictions, landmarks, complications, and techniques for the procedures. 2. Perform the procedures with competence.
Anatomy Lab
Course Director: Siamak Moayedi, MD
Coordinator: Margo Murphy
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine, Critical Care
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 5.00; Attendance - 5.00
Wednesday-09/14/16
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
 
Teaching Skills Workshop - 2016
Course Director: Nancy Ryan Lowitt, MD
Coordinator:
Target Audience: School of Medicine Faculty and UMMC Residents
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 6.00; Attendance - 6.00
Friday-09/23/16
8:25 AM - 4:00 PM
 
2nd Annual Game Changers - New Innovations in Critical Care
Game Changers
Objective: At the conclusion of this course, participants should be able to: Discuss new strategies for hemostasis: pharmacologic and mechanical Explain the benefits and challenges of the latest non-surgical neurological interventions Discuss the latest definitions of Sepsis and Septic Shock and their impact on clinical care and research Identify the potential risks and challenges of highly contagious, potentially lethal global pathogens Describe the development and success of rapid response teams Describe the recent science behind and therapeutic utilization of hypothermia
Hilton Baltimore Hotel
Course Director: Marc Zubrow, MD
Coordinator: Claire Leidy/Althea Pusateri
Target Audience: Physicians, Fellow, Residents, PA, CRNP, RN, EMS Providers and Allied Health Professionals working in Critical Care Medicine
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 7.25; Attendance - 7.25
Date
Event
 
Registration
Friday-10/14/16
12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
 
CHAMP Training 2016
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Assess suspected child abuse and neglect. 2. Describe and define issues such as sexual assault laws or HIV post-exposure prophylaxis. 3.Competently provide consultation for suspected child maltreatment.
The Women's Center @ Crestwood
Course Director: Howard Dubowitz, MD
Coordinator: Courtney Baker
Target Audience: Pediatricians, ED Doctors, Nurses
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 4.00; Attendance - 4.00
Thursday-10/27/16
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
 
Leading Edge Echocardiography and Interventional Procedures for Acute Care and Trauma
Leading Edge
Objective: At the conclusion of this educational activity, participants should be able to: Explain basic principles of ultrasound and instrumentation. Correlate cardiac and vascular gross pathology with echocardiographic images. Establish solid ultrasound imaging standards, emphasizing fundamental scanning techniques and guidelines. Apply a systematic approach in performing the FREE, FAST and vascular imaging. Analyze and interpret ultrasound derived data from imaging and calculations. Define current treatment options for the management of bedside patients in acute, critical and trauma settings using ultrasound guidance. Increase competence in performing bedside ultrasound exams to answer critical decision-making questions that directly impact upon patient care and immediate patient management and outcomes. Identify and achieve higher levels of competence in the field of bedside Cardiac and Vascular Echocardiography. Operate ultrasound technology, including electronic imaging and electronic reports.
Shock Trauma Learning Center
Course Director: Sarah Murthi, MD
Coordinator: Mary Ferguson/Althea Pusateri
Target Audience: Physicians in Critical Care, Trauma, Emergency Medicine, Military,Trauma Surgeons, Residents, and other healthcare professionals
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.50; Attendance - 8.50
Date
Event
 
Registration
Thursday-11/3/16
  - thru -
 Friday-11/4/16
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
2016 - 2017 Introduction to Emergency Ultrasound
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Discuss the principles of physics as applied to emergency ultrasound. 2. List the six core areas of emergency ultrasound. 3. Demonstrate skills in image acquisition and interpretation for the six core areas of emergency ultrasound as well as procedural uses. 4. Discuss the incorporation of ultrasound into the practice of emergency medicine.
UMMC
Course Director: Brian Euerle, MD
Coordinator: Margo Murphy
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine Physicians
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 16.50; Attendance - 16.50
Date
Event
 
Registration
Sunday-01/1/17
  - thru -
 Sunday-12/31/17
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
Relationship Centered Communication Workshop
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Describe the evidence base for utilizing a relationship-centered approach and to identify current frustrations and challenges related to communication and patient experiences 2. Describe and demonstrate how to ask for a patientâ##s agenda, explain yours and negotiate what can be managed safely in the allocated time 3. Describe and demonstrate the techniques for asking about the patientâ##s perspective and responding with empathy. 4. Describe and demonstrate the skills for teaching a meaningful diagnosis 5. Describe and demonstrate the skills for shared decision making and closing the encounter 6. Evaluate the benefits of improving communication skills and commit to 2 new skills to implement into practice
University of Maryland Medical Center
Course Director: David Schwartz, MD
Coordinator: Rukiya Wongus
Target Audience: Anesthesiology, Dermatology, Diagnostic Radiology, Emergency Medicine , Family and Community Medicine, Medicine, Neurology
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.00; Attendance - 8.00
Thursday-01/26/17
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
 
Leading Edge Echocardiography and Interventional Procedures for Acute Care and Trauma
Leading Edge
Objective: At the conclusion of this educational activity, participants should be able to: Explain basic principles of ultrasound and instrumentation. Correlate cardiac and vascular gross pathology with echocardiographic images. Establish solid ultrasound imaging standards, emphasizing fundamental scanning techniques and guidelines. Apply a systematic approach in performing the FREE, FAST and vascular imaging. Analyze and interpret ultrasound derived data from imaging and calculations. Define current treatment options for the management of bedside patients in acute, critical and trauma settings using ultrasound guidance. Increase competence in performing bedside ultrasound exams to answer critical decision-making questions that directly impact upon patient care and immediate patient management and outcomes. Identify and achieve higher levels of competence in the field of bedside Cardiac and Vascular Echocardiography. Operate ultrasound technology, including electronic imaging and electronic reports.
New12155
Shock Trauma Learning Center
Course Director: Sarah Murthi, MD
Coordinator: Mary Ferguson/Althea Pusateri
Target Audience: Physicians in Critical Care, Trauma, Emergency Medicine, Military,Trauma Surgeons, Residents, and other healthcare professionals
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.50; Attendance - 8.50
Date
Event
 
Registration
Thursday-04/27/17
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
 
Leading Edge Echocardiography and Interventional Procedures for Acute Care and Trauma
New12156
Shock Trauma Learning Center
Course Director: Sarah Murthi, MD
Coordinator: Mary Ferguson/Althea Pusateri
Target Audience: Physicians in Critical Care, Trauma, Emergency Medicine, Military,Trauma Surgeons, Residents, and other healthcare professionals
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.50; Attendance - 8.50
Date
Event
 
Registration
Thursday-05/4/17
  - thru -
 Friday-05/5/17
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
2016 - 2017 Introduction to Emergency Ultrasound
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Discuss the principles of physics as applied to emergency ultrasound. 2. List the six core areas of emergency ultrasound. 3. Demonstrate skills in image acquisition and interpretation for the six core areas of emergency ultrasound as well as procedural uses. 4. Discuss the incorporation of ultrasound into the practice of emergency medicine.
UMMC
Course Director: Brian Euerle, MD
Coordinator: Margo Murphy
Target Audience: Emergency Medicine Physicians
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 16.50; Attendance - 16.50
Date
Event
 
Registration
Thursday-10/26/17
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
 
Leading Edge Echocardiography and Interventional Procedures for Acute Care and Trauma
Leading Edge
Objective: At the conclusion of this educational activity, participants should be able to: Explain basic principles of ultrasound and instrumentation. Correlate cardiac and vascular gross pathology with echocardiographic images. Establish solid ultrasound imaging standards, emphasizing fundamental scanning techniques and guidelines. Apply a systematic approach in performing the FREE, FAST and vascular imaging. Analyze and interpret ultrasound derived data from imaging and calculations. Define current treatment options for the management of bedside patients in acute, critical and trauma settings using ultrasound guidance. Increase competence in performing bedside ultrasound exams to answer critical decision-making questions that directly impact upon patient care and immediate patient management and outcomes. Identify and achieve higher levels of competence in the field of bedside Cardiac and Vascular Echocardiography. Operate ultrasound technology, including electronic imaging and electronic reports.
Shock Trauma Learning Center
Course Director: Sarah Murthi, MD
Coordinator: Mary Ferguson/Althea Pusateri
Target Audience: Physicians in Critical Care, Trauma, Emergency Medicine, Military,Trauma Surgeons, Residents, and other healthcare professionals
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.50; Attendance - 8.50
Date
Event
 
Registration
Monday-01/1/18
  - thru -
 Saturday-03/31/18
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
Relationship Centered Communication Workshop
Objective: At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to: 1. Describe the evidence base for utilizing a relationship-centered approach and to identify current frustrations and challenges related to communication and patient experiences 2. Describe and demonstrate how to ask for a patientâ##s agenda, explain yours and negotiate what can be managed safely in the allocated time 3. Describe and demonstrate the techniques for asking about the patientâ##s perspective and responding with empathy. 4. Describe and demonstrate the skills for teaching a meaningful diagnosis 5. Describe and demonstrate the skills for shared decision making and closing the encounter 6. Evaluate the benefits of improving communication skills and commit to 2 new skills to implement into practice
University of Maryland Medical Center
Course Director: David Schwartz, MD
Coordinator: Rukiya Wongus
Target Audience: Anesthesiology, Dermatology, Diagnostic Radiology, Emergency Medicine , Family and Community Medicine, Medicine, Neurology
Credits Offered: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ - 8.00; Attendance - 8.00