REGISTRATION OPEN: 2019 Total TOX Course
The ACMT Total Tox Course is a comprehensive review of the scope of emergency toxicology and will include cutting-edge interventions and management options for poisoned patients. Prominent experts in medical toxicology and emergency medicine will lead the course.
The 3-day course (register for 1 day, 2 days, or all 3) will focus on medical toxicology topics of interest to emergency providers, including toxicological issues of current clinical and public health importance. Attendees will be presented with state-of-the-art updates on the evaluation and initial management of poisoning and exposure to medications, drugs of abuse, chemical terrorism, and environmental toxins.
Target Audience: Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Pharmacists, Operational/Tactical Specialized Practice Medics, Residents and Students
- Develop an evidence-based approach to evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of acutely poisoned patients.
- Discuss cutting-edge management options, including new antidote therapies and advanced treatment modalities for critically ill poisoned patients.
- Understand emerging trends in drugs of abuse and new approaches to the management of patients with substance use disorders.
- Review chemical and radiological threats and approaches to CBRN victim initial management and stabilization.