Schedule

Schedule

Each educational time block will offer an Administrative Course and a Clinical Course and will last approximately 60 – 90 minutes. Attendees must be present for the full course to earn educational credits.

Wednesday, October 10
4:00 PM Hotel Check-In and Vendor Set-Up
4:00 PM Early Registration Check-In
5:00 PM First Roll-out Session for National Registry
8:00 PM Welcome Reception – Sponsored by WV EMS Coalition
For Registered Attendees & Exhibitors
Thursday, October 11
8:00 AM Exhibitor Area Opens
Continental Breakfast
9:00 AM Keynote Session Day 1
Making Positive Change During America’s Heroin Epidemic
10:30 AM Morning Break
Sponsored by: J & J Emergency Vehicles
10:45 AM Educational Session 1
Administrative: Running Lean: Doing More with Less in Your Volunteer Agency
Clinical: Dingers, Stunners and Getting Your Bell Rung: Recognition and Treatment of Concussions
12:15 PM Lunch with Exhibitors
Informational Session: National Registry Update
1:15 PM Educational Session 2
Administrative: EMT’s Behaving Badly- Am I My Brother’s Keeper?
Clinical: Little Acts of Mercy: Cardiac Arrest and Field Termination of Resuscitation Efforts
2:45 PM Afternoon Break
3:00 PM Educational Session 3
Administrative: Jurassic EMS- a path to evolution, not extinction for long-term providers.
Clinical: Sepsis: Recognizing the Silent Killer
4:30 PM Courses Dismiss for the Day – Dinner on Your Own
6:30 PM Exhibitor Area Closes
8:00 PM Conference Party
Friday, October 12
8:00 AM Exhibitor Area Opens
Continental Breakfast
9:00 AM General Session Day 2
Cognitive Bias and Compassion Fatigue
10:30 AM Morning Break
10:45 AM Educational Session 4
Administrative: Emergency Site Coordination – Crisis Leadership
Clinical: After the Mayday: Dealing with the Injured Firefighter and Gear Removal
12:15 PM Lunch with Exhibitors
WVNTA Awards
Attendance Drawing
2:00 PM Conference Concludes
Exhibitor Break Down

Disclaimer: Conference course are subject to change without notice. In the event a course is changed, the event organizers will make a reasonable attempt to secure suitable replacements of a similar subject matter.