Wednesday, March 8

 
8:00 a.m.-9:55 a.m. Bureau of EMS: CEP Orientation - Ryan Nix
10:00 p.m.-12:00 p.m Bureau of EMS: EMT Instructor Orientation - Julie McCabe
1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m SC EMS Educators Training -Teaching Methodologies Workshop - Stephen Murphy
5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. South Carolina EMS Educators’ Association Annual Meeting
6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. South Carolina EMS Association Meeting
   
Thursday, March 9  
8:30 a.m.-9:45 a.m. South Carolina Data Oversite Committee Meeting
9:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m. SC EMS PIER Team Town Hall Meeting - SC EMS PIER Team
9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. The International Board of Specialty Certification Testing Register @ www.ibscertifications.org - David Bump, IBSC
10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. South Carolina Medical Control Committee Meeting
10:15 a.m.-11:15 a.m. Surviving to Thriving - Ryan Thorne
12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
12:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m. South Carolina EMS Advisory Council Meeting
1:30 p.m.-1:45 p.m. Opening Ceremony
1:45 p.m.-2:45 p.m. Keynote Session: Psychology of Pediatric Resuscitation in the Field: It’s Time to Start Treating Kids Like Little Adults - Dr. Peter Antevy
2:45 p.m.-3:00 p.m Break
3:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m. SC EMS State of the State - Robert Wronski
5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Wine & Cheese Reception in Exhibit Hall (entry with ticket only)
   
Friday, March 10  
8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Medical Control Physicians Workshop - DHEC Staff
9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open
9:00 a.m.-10:15 a.m. Recognizing and Understanding Pediatric Stroke - Mary Kay Ballasiotes
  Carbon Monoxide Safety in South Carolina: Statewide Initiative - Dr. Amber Proctor Williams / Dr. Robin Dawson Estrada
  Pour Some Sugar on Me: Diabetic Emergencies - Janet Taylor
10:15 a.m.-11:00 a.m Break in Exhibit Hall
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m You Can Survive Cardiac Arrest - Dr. Jason Stopyra
  Pediatric Simulation Lab – EMS for Children - Palmetto Health
  Caring for Special People (Special Needs Population) - Janet Taylor
12:00 p.m.-1:15 p.m Lunch (on your own)
1:15 p.m.-2:15 p.m. HIPPA After the Affordable Care Act - Chris Kelly
  Pediatric Simulation Lab – EMS for Children - Palmetto Health
  All Jacked Up: Endocrine Emergencies - Janet Taylor
2:15 p.m.-2:45 p.m. Break in Exhibit Hall
2:45 p.m.-3:45 p.m. Emerging Issues in EMS - Chris Kelly
  Fighting to Remember – Alzheimer’s Care - Angie Colbert
  Field Training Officer…Where Do I Start? - Chad Beam
4:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m. South Carolina Community Paramedic Advisory Committee
4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. 2017 South Carolina Paramedic Championship Guest Judges: Scott Bolleter, Dwight Polk , Kevin Collopy
   
Saturday, March 11  
9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open
9:00 a.m.-10:15 a.m. Getting to Know Young Stroke - Amy Edmunds
  EMS and Extrication Operations - Mitch Stewart
  The Reptilian Rise in Popularity and EMS Treatment - Shayna Orsen
10:15 a.m.-11:00 a.m Break in Exhibit Hall
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m A View From My Hospital Bed: My “Nasty Little” Gallbladder - Dwight Polk
  A Fear of Corners: Grappling With the Advancement of Clinical Evolution - Scott Bolleter
  Demystifying the Surgical Airway- Kevin Collopy
12:00 p.m.-1:15 p.m Lunch (on your own)
1:15 p.m.-2:15 p.m. HIV and AIDS: Why Don’t We Talk About It Any More? - Dwight Polk
  To Air is Human: Ventilation Management - Scott Bolleter
  Obstetrical Emergencies - Kevin Collopy
2:15 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Break
2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Dying to be Thin: Assessment and Management of Eating Disorders - Dwight Polk
  Surgically Yours: Advanced Airway Interventions - Scott Bolleter
  Streamlining Helicopter Interactions - Kevin Collopy
6:30 p.m. Awards Ceremony