Proudly presented by the University of Maryland School of Medicine Department of Emergency Medicine

Thank you for joining us for the 2023 Emergency Cardiology Symposium! The LIVE event has now concluded. To view recordings, Click Watch Now button below.

Wed, March 29th, 2023

7:45 AM - 12:30 PM ET


Amal Mattu, MD

Megan Fix, MD

Corey Slovis, MD

Paul Pepe, MD

Haney Mallemat, MD

Tarlan Hedayati, MD

Sheldon Cheskes, MD

Joelle Donofrio-Ödmann, DO

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Program Agenda

7:45 a.m.

Welcome & Introduction

Amal Mattu, MD

7:55 a.m.

ECHOing Remarks: Using Ultrasound in the Peri-Arrest Period Haney Mallemat, MD
8:25 a.m. Current Counter-Proposals for Countershocks! Evolving Concepts in Defibrillation

Sheldon Cheskes, MD, CCFP (EM), FCFP

8:55 a.m.

A Shot of Adrenaline: How Much Epi, How Often and How Long?

Corey Slovis, MD

9:25 a.m.


9:35 a.m.

What's High Performance Ventilation? The Physiologic Approach to Quality Ventilation Paul Pepe, MD

10:05 a.m.

Keeping a Finger on the Pulse of Post-Arrest Care: Best Practices in Management of the Resuscitated Patient

Tarlan Hedayati, MD

10:35 a.m.

One Size Doesn't Fit All: Special Considerations in Special Populations

Megan Fix, MD

11:05 a.m.


11:15 a.m.

Pediatric and Neonatal Arrest Updates: What's Age Got to Do With It?

Joelle Donofrio-Ödmann, DO

11:45 a.m.

Panel Discussion

All Speakers

CME Information

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the University of MD Emergency Medicine.”

“The Center for Emergency Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.”

The Center for Emergency Medical Education designates this virtual activity for a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


Please contact
Doreen Lucadamo, CMP, DES, HMCC
Conference Planning Specialist ♦ Phone: 443-562-8630
University of Maryland School of Medicine ♦ Department of Emergency Medicine
110 S. Paca Street, Sixth Floor, Suite 200, Baltimore, MD 21201