2018 Bay College EMS Conference

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Join us for the 2018 Bay College EMS Conference. Take part in breakout sessions, earn up to 11 continuing education credits, and enjoy two keynote presentations!

2018 Bay College EMS Conference
January 18 - 20, 2018
Bay College
2001 N Lincoln Rd.
Escanaba, MI 49829
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Conference Pricing

2 Day Registration: $159.00 ($149 Early Bird before 12/25!)
(Click the two-day registration link to view individual breakout session speakers, topics, and CE category)
REGISTER HERE
1 Day Registration – Friday, January 19: $109.00 ($99 Early Bird before 12/25!) REGISTER HERE
1 Day Registration – Saturday, January 20: $109.00 ($99 Early Bird before 12/25!) REGISTER HERE

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT: Register before December 25, 2017 and save $10.00!

EMS STUDENT DISCOUNT: All students currently in an EMS program, receive a special discount!
$75.00 for both days or $50.00 for one day. To receive special pricing, use promo code STUDENT


Conference Agenda - Overview

Thursday, January 18

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Evening Reception with pizza, vendor networking, and registration (Preparatory CE Credits Available)

Friday, January 19

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Keynote Presentation - CE Credits Available
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Breakout Sessions #1 (see below for a complete list)
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions #2 (see below for a complete list)
12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Lunch
1:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions #3 (see below for a complete list)
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Plenary Panel Discussion (Operations CE Credits Available)

Saturday, January 20

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Dr. Bill Fales Keynote Presentation - Rethinking the ABC's of EMS - Medical CE Credits Available
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Breakout Sessions #4 (see below for a complete list)
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions #5 (see below for a complete list)
12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Lunch
1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions #6 (see below for a complete list)
2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Plenary Closeout Presentation

 

Accomodations

Magnuson Grand Pioneer Inn & Suites
$75 per night
Group Block is BAY EMS
(906) 786-0602 – Must call to make reservation

Historic hotel featuring Pacino’s restaurant on-site

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Comfort Suites
$89 per night
Group Block is BAY EMS
(906) 786-9630 – Must call to make reservation

Newer hotel with a great pool for kids - Continental breakfast

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Terrace Bay Hotel
$66 or $85 per night
Group Code is BAY EMS
(906) 786-7554

Features the Freshwater Tavern on site and overlooks the bay – Continental breakfast
Room Information: Bluff View Two Queens - $66, Bay View Two Queens - $85


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Breakout Sessions List (with CE Credits Available)

Breakout Sessions #1 - Friday, January 19 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Title/Topic Presenter CE Credit Category
Street Drugs and Addiction Zach Blaksmith Operations: Emergency Preparedness
ALS Exam Evaluator (2-hours) Matt Godde IC: Measurement and Evaluation
Crime Scene Awareness Mark Russell Operations
Effective Debriefing Strategies LaVerne Smith Preparatory and/or IC: Measurement and Evaluation
Pediatric Medication Administration Justin Allen Special Considerations: Pediatric Medication Administration
Pediatric Airway Pat Siegle & Jake Smith Special Considerations: Pediatric Airway
16 Life Safety Initiatives Bill Forbush Operations
Breakout Sessions #2 - Friday, January 19 from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Title/Topic Presenter CE Credit Category
Trauma/Crush Injuries Amy Anderson Trauma
ALS Exam Evaluator (CONTINUED) Matt Godde IC: Measurement and Evaluation
Pediatric Trauma Dr. Ann Johnston Special Considerations: Pediatric Trauma
Excited Delirium Ken Bailey Medical
Handling Service Animals Katie Johnson & Gretchen Preston Preparatory
Creative Lesson Plans and Outlines Kiley Thompson Education Administration
Breakout Sessions #3 - Friday, January 19 from 1:15 to 3:15 p.m.
Title/Topic Presenter CE Credit Category
New Regulations Emily Bergquist Operations
Education Applications and Requirements Amanda Armatti & Tammy Forbush Operations and/or IC: Education Administration
Mass Casualty Incidents Lyn Nelson Operations: Emergency Preparedness
Blast Injuries Dr. Ed Bigsby Trauma
Human Trafficking Terrie Godde Patient Assessment
Introduction to Sim using Practical Scenarios Jon Stone Instructional Technique
Industrial Safety Trevor Quinlan Trauma
Breakout Sessions #4 - Saturday, January 20 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Title/Topic Presenter CE Credit Category
Agency Applications and Requirements (2-hours) Amanda Armatti and Tammy Forbush Operations and/or IC: Education Administration
Scenario Development Amy Anderson IC: Education Administration
Drama Theory (2-hours) Trevor Quinlan IC: Instructional Technique
Newborn Stabilization Jennifer Farnsworth Special Considerations: Pediatric Medical
DOSE Infant Safe Sleep Terrie Godde Special Considerations: Pediatric Assessment
Airway Management (2-hours) Dr. Ed Bigsby Airway
Breakout Sessions #5 - Saturday, January 20 from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Title/Topic Presenter CE Credit Category
Agency Applications and Requirements (CONTINUED) Amanda Armatti and Tammy Forbush Operations and/or IC: Education Administration
Community Paramedic Emily Bergquist Operations
Drama Theory (CONTINUED) Trevor Quinlan IC: Instructional Technique
Child Abuse Awareness and Reporting Justin Allen Patient Assessment
Myths and Advances in Trauma Care Dr. Don Edwards Trauma
Airway Management (CONTINUED) Dr. Ed Bigsby Airway
Pediatric Assessment Corey Roell Special Considerations: Pediatric Assessment
Breakout Sessions #6 - Saturday, January 20 from 1:15 to 2:15 p.m.
Title/Topic Presenter CE Credit Category
Rural Fire/EMS Recruiting and Retention Bill Forbush Operations
The ABC's of EMS: Continuing the Conversation Dr. Bill Fales Medical
Pediatric Medical Assessments Pat Siegle & Jake Smith Special Considerations: Pediatric Assessment
Flipped Classroom Lee-Ellen Brown IC: Instructional Techniques
CPAP Matt Godde Airway
Strategies for Handling the Stress of Being a First Responder Deb Smith Preparatory
 
We hope to see you at the conference! Click here to go back up to the registeration links!
Bay College Main,
2001 N Lincoln Road, Escanaba, MI 49829
906.786.5802 Main Campus Directions