There’s still time to register for the High Risk Emergency Medicine Course (HREM). According to the Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME), the two-day live course is slated for May 8-9 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Emperor’s Ballroom at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, NV.
Designed and taught by emergency physicians with more than 100 years of collective risk management experience, this course is a comprehensive review of the medical-legal issues inherent to the practice of Emergency Medicine, illustrating with closed claims and incorporating the current literature to ensure evidence based approach to reducing your risk and that of your patients.
This year, joining the team of nationally recognized speakers is Richard Levitan, MD. Dr. Levitan is an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. He is an internationally recognized expert in the area of emergency airway management. He has been published widely in leading peer-reviewed journals in the field of emergency medicine and related specialties and has presented more than 350 invited lectures on airway management around the country and the world.
Other faculty members include:
- Kevin Klauer, DO, EJD, FACEP, Course Director
- Michael Frank, MD, JD, FACEP, FCLM
- Amal Mattu, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
- Elliot Nipomnick, MD, FACEP
- Ghazala Sharieff, MD, FACEP, FAAP, FAAEM
- David Slattery, MD, FACEP, FAAEM
The 24th Annual Edition of this emergency medicine course has been revised to include the most recent, relevant literature, malpractice and EMTALA cases. Participants will also receive a comprehensive risk management syllabus and annotated bibliography that features practical management recommendations for reducing risk while providing high-quality patient care.
For more information or to register online, visit CEME. You may also register by phone by calling 1-800-651-CEME(2363).