NJ-ACEP 2019 Scientific Assembly, X Waiver Training and Regional Point of Care Ultrasound Course

POCUS Course

September 11, 2019

7:30 – 8:00 a 

Registration/Continental Breakfast
Visit Exhibits

8:00 – 8:25 a Physics & Instrumentation
Christopher Bryczkowski, MD
8:25 – 8:50 a  Trauma Ultrasound: E-FAST 
Anoop Kotwal, MD  
8:50 – 9:15 a  Abdominal & Retroperitoneal Ultrasound (Aorta, IVC, GB)
Daniel Morrison, MD, FACEP
9:15 – 9:40 a   First Trimester Pregnancy Ultrasound
Amy Patwa, DO, FACEP   
9:40 – 9:50 a BREAK
9:50 – 10:15 a Cardiac Ultrasound
Ilya Ostrovsky, MD
10:15 – 10:40 a Pulmonary Ultrasound: Approach to Undifferentiated Hypoxia
Amanda Esposito, MD
10:40 – 11:05 a Approach to Undifferentiated Shock (RUSH)
Nicole Yuzuk, DO
11:05 a – 1:00 p Hands-On Training
1:00 – 2:00 p   Lunch with special presentation
2:00– 2:25 p  Ultrasound Guided Vascular Access
Stephen Alerhand, MD
2:25– 2:50 p  Deep Vein Thrombosis
Josh Rempell, MD
2:50– 3:15 p  Musculoskeletal & Soft Tissue Ultrasound
Patrick Hinfey, MD, FACEP
3:15– 3:40 p Nerve Blocks
Danielle Biggs, MD
3:40 – 4:00 p Ocular Ultrasound
Michael Mizra, MD
4:00 – 5:30 p Hands-On Training
6:30 – 9:00 p Janssen Pharmaceuticals Dinner

X Waiver Training Course

September 11, 2019
9 am – 4:30 pm

The X Waiver Training Course is designed to meet the requirement for a buprenorphine waiver certification under the DATA 2000 federal law. The session will cover core content as well as practical information to connect patients to needed specialty care and social services and how to receive mentoring and support.

The course begins promptly at 9:00 am.

Training is FREE and includes complimentary breakfast, lunch and CMEs.

Attendees are eligible to receive up to a $750 honorarium processed by Rowan once the following steps have been completed:

  1. attend the in-person training
  2. complete the online training
  3. apply for their DATA Waiver

 This program is funded by the New Jersey Department of Human Services. Funding for this initiative was made possible (in part) by grant no. 5U79TI026556-03 from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). The American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP) is the Data Sponsor for this training. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the NJ Department of Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

Scientific Assembly

September 12, 2019

7:30 – 8:00 a

Registration/Continental Breakfast
Exhibits and Poster Display

8:00 – 8:30 a

The Physiologically Difficult Airway
Haney Mallemat, MD  

8:30 – 9:00 a  

Embracing Fear
Arlene Chung, MD, FACEP

9:00 – 9:30 a Stroke Updates 2019
Karen Greenberg, DO
9:30  – 10:00 a

Top 5 Habits of Highly Successful Emergency Physicians
Michael A. Silverman, MD, FACEP

10:00  – 10:30 a

Refreshment Break
Opportunity to Visit the Exhibits and Posters

10:30  – 11:00 a

Top 5 Articles of 2019
Anand Swaminathan, MD, FACEP

11:00 a – 11:30 p

Goals of Care in the Moment of Crisis: Palliative Care in the ED
  Ashley Shreves, MD

11:30 – 12:30 p 

First Lady Tammy Snyder Murphy (pending invitation acceptance)

12:30 – 1:30 p 

Luncheon with EMRA Quiz Show

1:30 – 5:30 p  

2019 LLSA
Fred Fiesseler, MD, FACEP and Michael E. Silverman, MD, FACEP



1:30 – 4:30 p

Residents Competition