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Agenda

Day 1: Wednesday, September 5, 2018 

8:00 - 8:10 AM
Welcome & Introductions
Charles McKay, MD, FACMT, FACEP, President, American College of Medical Toxicology; Connecticut Poison Control Center, Hartford, CT
Katherine Katzung, MD, FASAM, Vice Chair, Emergency Department, Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, MN
8:10 - 9:10 AM
From Toxidromes to Activated Charcoal: A Rational Approach For Managing the Poisoned Patient 
Timothy Erickson, MD, FACMT, FACEP, FAACT, Chief, Division of Medical Toxicology, Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
9:10 - 9:55 AM
Over-the-Counter Poisons #1: Acetaminophen
Evan Schwarz, MD, FACMT, FACEP, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Medical Toxicology Fellowship Director, Section Chief Medical Toxicology, Advisory Dean in the Office of Student Affairs, Division of Emergency Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
9:55 - 10:40 AM
Over-the-Counter Poisons #2: NSAIDS and ASA
Andrea G. Carlson, MD, Toxikon Consortium, Emergency Medicine Physician, Advocate Christ Medical Center, Oak Lawn, IL
10:40 - 11:00 AM Break
11:00 - 11:30 AM
Case Review & Roundtable Discussion on Complex Acetaminophen Cases
Moderator: Steven E. Aks, DO, FACMT, FACOEP, FACEP, Toxicology Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, Cook County Health and Hospitals System, Chicago, IL
Timothy Erickson, MD, FACMT, FACEP, FAACT, Chief, Division of Medical Toxicology, Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
Andrea G. Carlson, MD, Toxikon Consortium, Emergency Medicine Physician, Advocate Christ Medical Center, Oak Lawn, IL
Jerrold B. Leikin, MD, FACMT, FACEP, FAACT, FACOEM, FACP, Director of Medical Toxicology, NorthShore University HealthSystem, 
Glenview, IL
11:30 - 12:00 PM 
Carbon Monoxide Poisoning: High Flow Oxygen or the Hyperbaric Chamber? 
Sean M. Bryant, MD, FACMT, Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine Cook County Health and Hospitals System; Assistant Fellowship Director, Toxikon Consortium; Associate Medical Director, Illinois Poison Center; CDR, US Navy Reserve MC (IRR), Chicago, IL
12:00 - 1:30 PM Lunch Break
1:30 - 2:00 PM
The Ins and Outs of Ups and Downs #1: Tricyclic Antidepressants & Antipsychotics 
Sean M. Bryant, MD, FACMT, Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine Cook County Health and Hospitals System; Assistant Fellowship Director, Toxikon Consortium; Associate Medical Director, Illinois Poison Center; CDR, US Navy Reserve MC (IRR), Chicago, IL
2:00 - 2:30 PM
The Ins and Outs of Ups and Downs #2: SSRIs and Lithium
Katherine Katzung, MD, FASAM, Vice Chair, Emergency Department, Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, MN
2:30 - 3:00 PM
Ethanol Intoxication: Too Much of a Good Thing
Timothy Erickson, MD, FACMT, FACEP, FAACT, Chief, Division of Medical Toxicology, Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
3:00 - 3:40 PM
When It’s Not Ethanol: Demystifying Toxic Alcohols
Charles McKay, MD, FACMT, FACEP, President, American College of Medical Toxicology; Connecticut Poison Control Center, Hartford, CT
3:40 - 4:00 PM  Break
4:00 - 4:30 PM
Ethanol Withdrawal: When the Good Times End
Jerrold B. Leikin, MD, FACMT, FACEP, FAACT, FACOEM, FACP, Director of Medical Toxicology, NorthShore University HealthSystem, 
Glenview, IL
4:30 - 5:00 PM 
Heavy Metals In The ED: Lead, Arsenic & Mercury 
Jerrold B. Leikin, MD, FACMT, FACEP, FAACT, FACOEM, FACP, Director of Medical Toxicology, NorthShore University HealthSystem, 
Glenview, IL
5:00 - 5:30 PM
Antimicrobials & Antivirals: When the Cure Becomes Toxic
Neeraj Chhabra, MD, Emergency Medicine Physician, Emergency Medicine Physician, Cook County Health and Hospitals System, Chicago, IL

Day 2: Thursday, September 6, 2018 

8:00 - 8:10 AM
Review of Day 1
Katherine Katzung, MD, FASAM, Vice Chair, Emergency Department, Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, MN
 
8:10 - 8:30 AM
Local Anesthetic Toxicity: When To Be Concerned
Sean M. Bryant, MD, FACMT, Toxikon Consortium, Assistant Director, Toxicology Fellowship Program, Department of Emergency Medicine, Cook County Health and Hospital System; Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL
8:30 - 9:00 AM
Beta Blockers and Calcium Channel Blockers: When the Antagonists Become Antagonistic
William "Russ" Kerns, II, MD, FACMT, FACEP, Director, Division of Medical Toxicology, Carolinas Medical Center, Davidson, NC
9:00 - 9:30 AM
Antiarrhythmics and Antihypertensives: When You Can't Control the Rhythm
William "Russ" Kerns, II, MD, FACMT, FACEP, Director, Division of Medical Toxicology, Carolinas Medical Center, Davidson, NC
9:30 - 10:10 AM
Anticoagulants and Antithrombotics: When You Can't Control the Bleeding
Renee Petzel Gimbar, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacist, Residency Director, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, Chicago, IL 
10:10 - 10:30 AM Break
10:30 - 11:00 AM
Out of Balance: Toxicity of Endocrine Agents
Michael Levine, MD, FACMT, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
11:00 - 11:30 AM
A Lick, A Taste, A Swallow #1: Dangers In Your Garage
Mark B. Mycyk, MD, FACMT, FACEP, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Medical Toxicology; Toxikon Consortium, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL
11:30 - 12:00 PM
A Lick, A Taste, A Swallow #2: Dangers In Your Cabinet
Jenny Lu, MD, MS, Toxikon Consortium, Emergency Medicine Physician, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, IL
12:00 - 1:30 PM  Lunch Break 
1:30 - 2:10 PM
Don't Touch That! Marine, Arthropod & Reptile Envenomations
Michael Levine, MD, FACMT, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
2:10 - 2:50 PM 
Don't Eat That! Plants, Mushrooms & Nutritional Supplements 
Lewis Nelson, MD, FACMT, Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, New York, NY
2:50 - 3:10 PM   Break 
3:10 - 3:50 PM 
Anticonvulsants: When the Level Makes You Unsteady
Evan Schwarz, MD, FACMT, FACEP, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Medical Toxicology Fellowship Director, Section Chief Medical Toxicology, Advisory Dean in the Office of Student Affairs, Division of Emergency Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
3:50 - 4:20 PM  
Over-the-Counter Poisons #3: Antihistamines & Antitussives 
Renee Petzel Gimbar, PharmD, Clinical Pharmacist, Residency Director, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, Chicago, IL
4:20 - 5:00 PM
The Crashing Tox Patient: Novel Treatment Options
Jeffrey Brent, MD, PhD, FACMT, FAACT, Distinguished Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Littleton, CO
5:00 - 5:30 PM
The Hot Patient: NMS, SS, Malignant Hyperthermia
Katherine Katzung, MD, FASAM, Vice Chair, Emergency Department, Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, MN

Day 3: Friday, September 7, 2018 

8:00 - 8:10 AM                    
Review of Day 2
Katherine Katzung, MD, FASAM, Vice Chair, Emergency Department, Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, MN
8:10 - 9:00 AM
Chasing the Dragon: The New Dangers of Opioid Abuse
Lewis Nelson, MD, FACMT, Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, New York, NY 
9:00 - 9:30 AM
Cold Turkey: Management Options for Drug Withdrawal
Lewis Nelson, MD, FACMT, Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, New York, NY
9:30 - 10:00 AM
Taming the Dragon: Management Options for Opioid Use Disorder
Katherine Katzung, MD, FASAM, Vice Chair, Emergency Department, Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, MN
10:00 - 10:15 AM Break
10:15 - 10:45 AM
Drug Screen Pitfalls
Paul W. Wax, MD, FACMT, Professor, Emergency Medicine, UT-Southwestern; Executive Director, American College of Medical Toxicology
10:45 - 11:45 AM
What's New In Your Neighborhood? Drugs of Abuse
Michael Levine, MD, FACMT, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
11:45 - 1:00 PM Lunch Break
1:00 - 1:30 PM 
The Blue Patient: Methemoglobinemia
Andrea G. Carlson, MD, Toxikon Consortium, Emergency Medicine Physician, Advocate Christ Medical Center, Oak Lawn, IL
1:30 - 2:00 PM
I Can't Breath! Pulmonary Irritants & Simple Asphyxiants
Charles McKay, MD, FACMT, FACEP, President, American College of Medical Toxicology; Connecticut Poison Control Center, Hartford, CT
2:00 - 2:40 PM
Chemical Suicide & Mitochondrial Asphyxiants
Paul W. Wax, MD, FACMT, Professor, Emergency Medicine, UT-Southwestern; Executive Director, American College of Medical Toxicology
2:40 - 3:00 PM  Break
3:00 - 3:45 PM
Disaster Preparedness #1: Radiation Events 
Joseph K. Maddry, MD, Emergency Medicine Physician, US Air Force En route Care Research Center, San Antonio Military Medical Center, San Antonio, TX
3:45 - 4:15 PM
Disaster Preparedness #2: Organophosphates & Nerve Agents
Christina Hantsch, MD, FACEP, FACMT, FAACT, Professor of Emergency Medicine, Director of the Division of Toxicology, Director of Academic Affairs, Department of Emergency Medicine, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine; Medical Director of Toxicology, Loyola University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
4:15 - 5:00 PM
Disaster Preparedness #3: Other Chemical & Biologic Terrorism 
Joseph K. Maddry, MD, Emergency Medicine Physician, US Air Force En route Care Research Center, San Antonio Military Medical Center, San Antonio, TX
  
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