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Southeast Medical Student Symposium

Saturday, September 22, 2018

 

Ochsner Clinical School in New Orleans is proud to be hosting the first AAEM/RSA Southeast Medical Student Symposium for all medical students interested in Emergency Medicine. The day will be an opportunity to learn about a variety of emergency medicine specific topics from EM physicians, as well as receive application and interview advice from program directors and residents. Students will also have access to hands-on training in our simulation center. The symposium will include a welcome breakfast, lectures, lunch, Q&A panels, SIM lab breakout sessions, a residency fair, and a social networking event. We look forward to seeing you there!

Location

Ochsner Clinical School
Ochsner Academic Center, 1st Floor
1401 Jefferson Highway, Jefferson, LA 70121

Download the promotional flyer.

Registration

Pre-registration is now closed. Registration will also be available on-site.

 

Agenda

Schedule subject to change

7:30am-8:00am

Registration and Networking Breakfast

8:00-8:10am

Welcome & Introduction
Ochsner Clinical School

8:10am-8:40am

Welcome from AAEM/RSA
Jessica Fujimoto, MD

8:40am-9:20am

Communication in the ED
Tracy G. Sanson, MD

9:20am-9:40am

Disaster Medicine
Philip Luke LeBas, MD

9:40am-10:00am

Low Risk Chest Pain
Joel C. Mosley, MD

10:00am-10:20am

BREAK (Refreshments available)

10:20am-10:40am

Palliative Care
Ashley E. Shreves, MD

10:40am-11:00am

How to Succeed on Away Rotations and Interviews
Tom Morrissey, MD PhD

11:00am-11:20am

Ultrasound in the ED
Jeffery A. Baker, MD FAAEM

11:20am-11:40am

Airway Management
Michael D. Smith, MD MBA CPE FAAEM

11:40am-12:20pm

Program Director Panel (Q&A)
Sameer Desai, MD FAAEM; Pierre Detiege, MD FAAEM; Leanna Dolson, MD; Mary Ann Edens, MD FAAEM; Jedidiah Leaf, MD; Thomas Morrissey, MD PhD; and Mark Reiter, MD MBA FAAEM

12:20pm-12:40pm

Resident Panel (Q&A)
Cullen Clark, MD; Jessica Fujimoto, MD; Daniel Jackson, MD; and Jenny Jones, MD

12:40pm-1:30pm

Lunch

1:30pm-2:20pm

Breakout Session 1:

Simulation

Ultrasound

Airway/Intubation

2:20pm-3:10pm

Breakout Session 2:

Simulation

Ultrasound

Airway/Intubation

3:10pm-4:10pm

Residency Fair

5:30pm-8:30pm

Social Event
NOLA Brewing Company
All attendees are welcome!

Residency Fair

Tentative Participating Programs:

 

Social Event

There will be a happy hour at NOLA Brewing Company (3001 Tchoupitoulas St, New Orleans, LA 70115) following the symposium.

Attendees will need to collect a wristband from the bartender on the 2nd floor upon arrival and will have access to the open bar for the 3 hours.

 

Hotels Nearby

Brent House Hotel
1512 Jefferson Highway, Jefferson, LA 70121
http://www.brenthouse.com/home/

Sheraton Hotel Metairie
4 Galleria Blvd, Metairie, LA 70001
http://www.sheratonmetairieneworleans.com/

Hampton Inn and Suites Elmwood
5150 Mounes St, Harahan, LA 70123
http://hamptoninn3.hilton.com/en/hotels/louisiana/hampton-inn-and-suites-new-orleans-elmwood-clearview-parkway-area-MSYELHX/index.html