Monday, June 1, 2020
CAEP Opening Plenary Panel
9:00 – 9:45 AM
Big Ideas for an Evolving World: How Can You Advocate Effectively?
Emergency physicians practice at the front lines of our rapidly changing world. We see the impact of poverty, marginalization, and violence every day. Our warming planet is a health emergency, and the impact is magnified in the health of vulnerable populations that come to us for care. Four Canadian physicians with a track record for advocacy will share their experiences, their ideas and their tips on how to influence change in your own ED and on a larger scale. Emergency physicians have a voice, and the world needs a bigger dose of it.
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
CAEP CIHR Distinguished Speaker
8:30 – 9:30 AM
Research, Life and Emergency Medicine: Collaborating for Survival
Everyone is successful, and that success did not come without challenges and difficulties. Personal success is great but will in more impactful and wonderful if it can be transformed into a system success and improve the lives our patients at large and well-being of our EM community. What should be our vision for the future of emergency medicine and providing EM care for Canadians
- Understanding the need for passion, discipline, COLLABORATION and the team needed to establish a research program
- Importance of transforming personal success into system success
- What should emergency medicine in the future look like?
- Lessons learned in establishing a research program, and life
- Current state of emergency care
- How can we survive?
Wednesday, June 3, 2020
The Best in Canadian EM Research
8:30 – 9:30 AM
The Top 4 Abstracts
At the end of this session, participants will be able to:
- Describe the environment of emergency medicine research studies occurring at a local, regional, and national level.
- Consider implementing recent evidence-based findings in improving the clinical care of emergency department patients.
- Foster discussion with like-minded colleagues to explore future research directions and advancements in emergency medicine.
Dr. Ian Stiell
1st Plenary Presentation
Grant Innes Research Paper and Presentation Award
Creation of a risk scoring system for emergency department patients with acute heart failure.
Dr. Sheldon Cheskes
2nd Plenary Presentation
DOuble Sequential External Defibrillation for Refractory Ventricular Fibrillation: The DOSE VF pilot randomized controlled trial.
Mr. Brenton Wong
3rd Plenary Presentation
Top Medical Student Abstract Award
Thromboembolic events following cardioversion for acute atrial fibrillation and flutter: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Dr. Catherine Varner
4th Plenary Presentation
Top New Investigator Abstract Award
A randomized controlled trial comparing prescribed light exercise to standard management for emergency department patients with acute mild traumatic brain injury.
Moderator: Dr. Justin Yan
Thursday, June 4, 2020
Closing Plenary Speaker
9:30 – 10:15 AM
More information to come