Saving Hearts & Minds EMS Symposium

Thursday, November 14, 2019

7:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Dr. H. Edward Garrett, Sr. Auditorium

6027 Walnut Grove Road
Memphis, TN 38120

The purpose of this symposium is for EMS and other health care providers caring for stroke or acute cardiac patients to increase their knowledge to improve patient outcomes. Topics will cover stroke and acute cardiac care.

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Time Topic Presenter
7:45 a.m. Registration, Vendor Exhibits
Continental Breakfast
8:45 a.m. Welcome Marilyn McLeod, MD, FACEP, FAEMS
8:55 a.m. Opening Prayer Rev. Anthony Burdick
System Director, Pastoral Care
Baptist Memorial Health Care
9:00 a.m. What Else Happens in the Cath Lab? John Gardner, MD
9:45 a.m. Mechanical Thrombectomy: New Strategies in Neurointervention Violiza Inoa-Acosta, MD
10:15 a.m. Break and Vendor Exhibits  
10:30 a.m. Cool New Devices in the Treatment of Cardiac Dysrhythmias Eric Johnson, MD
11:15 a.m. When it's NOT a Stroke Joshua Lennon, MD
12:00 p.m. Lunch and Vendor Exhibits  
1:00 p.m. High Yield Topics at a Fast Pace Daniel Poor, MD
2:00 p.m. Saving Brains Katherine Nearing, MD
3:00 p.m. Evaluations