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register_icon.jpgACMT's TOTAL TOX COURSE: Cutting-Edge Toxicology for Emergency Providers

September 5-7, 2018: Chicago, IL 

Join us in Chicago for ACMT's Total Tox Course for Emergency Providers. The 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. 

ACMT’s Total Tox Course includes all topics in the 2016 Model of the Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine Category 17, Toxicologic Disorders, as well as items from other categories with toxicologic overlap. Numeric locations with the 2016 Model for the topics are listed for the learner’s reference.

Target Audience: Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Pharmacists, Operational/Tactical Specialized Practice Medics, Residents and Students 

View Total Tox Course Agenda

Course Objectives

  • 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.

 Registration Fees 

AAEM Member
Early-bird rate / Regular rate
$200 / $250 $200 / $250 $200 / $250 $500 / $650
Early-bird rate / Regular rate
$225 / $275 $225 / $275 $225 / $275 $575 / $725
Physician Asst, Nurse Practitioner, Clinical Pharmacist, or
Operational/Tactical Specialized Practice Medics 
Early-bird rate / Regular rate
$175 / $225 $175 / $225 $175 / $225 $425 / $575
Residents & Students 
Early-bird rate / Regular rate
$125 / $150 $125 / $150  $125 / $150 $275 / $350
* Fees include CE

* Early-bird rates end July 25, 2018


The 2018 ACMT Total Tox Course will take place at the Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront in Chicago, IL. 

Wyndham Grand Chicago Riverfront

71 E Upper Wacker Dr., Chicago, IL 60601

* An ACMT room block is available for this event. A link to the guest block with special rates will be made available in the months leading up to the event. 

Continuing Education (CE)

This activity is being planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the University of Alabama School of Medicine and the American College of Medical Toxicology.

It is expected that the University of Alabama School of Medicine will designate this live activity for a maximum of 20.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

It is expected that Illinois EMS CE will be available through an Illinois Department of Public Heath site code.