Monday-Tuesday, March 11-12  
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Initial FAST Team Training - DHEC EMS Click here to register!
   

Wednesday, March 13

 
8:00 a.m.-9:55 a.m. Bureau of EMS: CEP Orientation - Ryan Nix Click here to register!
9:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Reduction of Opioid Loss of Life (ROLL) Program Trainer - Kenneth Polson Click here to register!
10:10 p.m.-12:00 p.m Bureau of EMS: EMT Instructor Orientation - Ryan Nix Click here to register!
1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m The Insanity of Education - Aaron Dix & Phillip Head
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
7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. EMS Association and Educators' Social
   
Thursday, March 14  
8:30 a.m.-9:45 a.m. South Carolina Medical Control 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.-10:00 a.m. Emergency 4-1-1 - Chris Kelly
10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. South Carolina EMS Advisory Council Meeting
10:15 a.m.-11:15 a.m. Compliance- It Takes More Than a Plan: How to Conduct a Proper Risk Assessment - Chris Kelly
12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
12:45 p.m.-2:00 p.m. South Carolina Data Oversite Committee Meeting
1:00 p.m.-1:15 p.m. Opening Ceremony - Symposium Committee
1:15 p.m.-2:15 p.m. Keynote Session: One Purpose 58 Reasons- Lessons learned from the October 1 Shooting in Las Vegas - Troy Tuke
2:15 p.m.-2:30 p.m Break
2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. SC EMS State of the State - Chief Robert Wronski
3:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Keynote Session: To Be Announced - TBA
5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Wine & Cheese Social in Exhibit Hall (entry with ticket only)
   
Friday, March 15  
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. Unusual Rescue, Unusual Relationship - Chris Way
  Data Driven Decisions in EMS - Troy Tuke
  Human Trafficking: What the Healthcare Worker Needs to Know - Natalie Darby
10:15 a.m.-11:00 a.m Break in Exhibit Hall
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m Legal Pitfalls for EMS (and How to Avoid Them!) - Samantha Johnson & Nick Adams
  Pediatric Simulation Lab – EMS for Children - Palmetto Health
  A Nationwide Real-Time Opioid Overdose Surveillance System - Dr. Dumbiri Powell
12:00 p.m.-1:15 p.m Lunch Provided
1:15 p.m.-2:15 p.m. Please Don’t Help Me: Non-Resuscitation Decisions at the Scene - Samantha Johnson & Nick Adams
  Pediatric Simulation Lab – EMS for Children (ENCORE SESSION) - Palmetto Health
  Assessment and Management of the Pediatric Burn Patient - Ryan Howard
  Ventilator Operations (maximum 25 participants ) - Brian Sutton
2:15 p.m.-2:45 p.m. Break in Exhibit Hall
2:45 p.m.-3:45 p.m. Goal Setting….How to Plan, Set and Implement Goals for Personal, Professional and Organizational Success - David Porter
  Safe Transport of Pediatric Patients - Tracy Cleary
  Planning For a Large Disaster…It Does Happen At Home - Chad Beam
  Ventilator Operations (maximum 25 participants ) - Brian Sutton
4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. South Carolina Community Paramedic Advisory Committee
4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. 2019 South Carolina Paramedic Championship
8:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m. South Carolina EMS Reunion (entry with ticket only)
   
Saturday, March 16  
9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Exhibit Hall Open
9:00 a.m.-10:15 a.m. Improving Patient Care with Prehospital Point of Care Lab Testing - Kevin Collopy
  Joplin Tornado, EMS /ICS Lessons Learned - Chris Way
  A Beautiful Mess - Angie Stewart
  Ventilator Operations (maximum 25 participants ) - Brian Sutton
10:15 a.m.-11:00 a.m Break in Exhibit Hall
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m It is OK to Make a Mistake: Time Sensitive Critical Decision Making - Kevin Collopy
  Leadership, Not Just For White Shirts - Troy Tuke & Chris Way
  Until All the Pieces Fit - Chris Ebright
  Ventilator Operations (maximum 25 participants ) - Brian Sutton
12:00 p.m.-1:15 p.m Lunch (on your own)
1:15 p.m.-2:15 p.m. Stabilizing Hemorrhagic Shock: Beyond Bleeding Control! - Kevin Collopy
  Sign Here: A Practitioner’s Guide to Patient Refusals - Samantha Johnson & Nick Adams
  Thwacks, Whacks, Cracks and Smacks - Chris Ebright
2:15 p.m.-2:30 p.m. Break
2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Rainbows and Rabbit Holes - Angie Stewart
  Documentation Dilemmas - Samantha Johnson & Nick Adams
  When a Stroke Really Isn’t A Stroke - Chris Ebright
6:30 p.m. Awards Ceremony