The FEST'24 Conference Agenda

Day 1, February 29th, 2024

Tentative – Subject to Change

7:00 am–9:00 am Point of Care Ultrasound Lab: Messina Room 5
Drs. Rob Ferre, Frances Russell and Ben Nti
7:30 am–9:00 am BREAKFAST / NETWORKING, Messina Rooms 1 & 2
9:00 am–9:15 am WELCOME, Messina Rooms 1 & 2
9:15 am–10:00 am

OPENING LECTURE, Messina Rooms 1 & 2

Dr. Jamie Jones: Creating Your Legacy in Medicine

10:00 am–10:15 am

BREAK, Snacks in Messina Rooms 1 & 2

10:15 am–12:15 pm

CARDIAC TRACK, Messina Rooms 3 & 4

Dr. Ben Hunter: Post Cardiac Arrest Care
Dr. Bart Besinger: Syncope, eh? Have the Canadians Solved the Disposition Dilemma?
Dr. Elizabeth Weinstein: Troubleshooting Congenital Heart Disease

12:15 pm–1:15 pm

LUNCH, Served in Messina Rooms 1 & 2

1:15 pm–2:00 pm

PANEL: Advances in Cardiac Care, Messina 3 & 4

Drs. Ben Hunter, Bart Besinger and Elizabeth Weinstein (Moderated by Dr. Geoff Hays)

2:00 pm–3:00 pm

PEDS TRACK, Messina Rooms 3 & 4

Dr. Geoff Hays: Pediatric Procedures Without an IV
Dr. Anne Whitehead: Demystifying Care for Children with Medical Complexity

3:00 pm–3:15 pm

BREAK, Snacks in Messina Rooms 1 & 2

3:15 pm–4:15 pm

PEDS TRACK (cont.), Messina Rooms 3 & 4

Dr. Melanie Heniff: Should They Stay, or Should They Go? PEM in your Community ED
Dr. Geoff Hays: Accidents Happen: Nuances in Caring for our Youngest Trauma Patients

4:15 pm–5:00 pm

PANEL: Pediatric Care, Messina 3 & 4

Drs. Geoff Hays, Anne Whitehead and Melanie Heniff (Moderated by Dr. Elizabeth Weinstein)

 

Day 2, March 1st, 2024

Tentative – Subject to Change

7:00 am–9:00 am

Point of Care Ultrasound Lab: Messina Room 5

Drs. Rob Ferre, Frances Russell, Ben Nti and Bart Besinger

7:30 am–9:00 am BREAKFAST / NETWORKING, Messina Rooms 1 & 2
9:00 am–10:00 am

LITERATURE REVIEW, Messina Rooms 1 & 2

Drs. Jamie Jones and Ben Hunter

10:00 am–10:15 am
BREAK, Snacks in Messina Rooms 1 & 2
10:15 am–12:15 pm

POCUS TRACK, Messina Rooms 3 & 4

Dr. Frances Russell: Lung Ultrasound in Acute Heart Failure: Breaking Down the Barriers
Dr. Rob Ferre: Fast and Easy; 4 POCUS Exams that Will Change Your Practice
Dr. Ben Nti: Differences in Point of Care Ultrasound Applications Specific to Pediatrics

12:15 pm–1:15 pm
LUNCH, Served in Messina Rooms 1 & 2
1:15 pm–2:00 pm

PANEL: Point of Care Ultrasound, Messina 3 & 4

Drs. Frances Russell and Ben Nti (Moderated by Dr. Rob Ferre)

2:00 pm–3:00 pm

CME POTPOURRI, Messina Rooms 3 & 4

Dr. Elizabeth Weinstein: Pediatric Seizures
Dr. Melanie Heniff: High Liability Cases and Controversies in EM

3:00 pm–3:15 pm
BREAK, Snacks in Messina Rooms 1 & 2
3:15 pm–3:45 pm
CME POTPOURRI (cont.), Messina Rooms 3 & 4
Dr. Anne Whitehead: Midazolam in Peds Patients
3:45 pm–4:30 pm
PANEL: CME POTPOURRI, Messina 3 & 4
Drs. Melanie Heniff and Ann Whitehead (Moderated by Dr. Elizabeth Weinstein)