MedEvac Foundation International 5K for Safety
Sunday, October 15
Trinity Park, Fort Worth, TX
This year in Fort Worth we added a 5K event to help raise awareness for the MedEvac Foundation. The 5K will begin at the Phyllis Tilley Memorial Pedestrian Bridge, cross over the Trinity River and connect to Trinity Park. Round trip transportation will be provided from the Omni Hotel to the Phyllis Tilley Bridge. Click here to register.
MedEvac Foundation International TOPGOLF Event
Sunday, October 15, 1100 – 1400h
This year’s event will be held at Topgolf Fort Worth, with an 1100h start. Transportation will be provided from the Omni Hotel. Participants will enjoy a fun and exciting event, and will receive lunch, and the opportunity to win great prizes. Click here to register.
Memorial Lights Tribute
Sunday, October 15 at sunset
A beautiful and simple visual tribute to our fallen colleagues, the Memorial Lights offers our attendees the opportunity to quietly reflect on the loss of our colleagues and pay tribute to them. The creative vision of Photographer, Mark Mennie, the ceremony is composed of a series of modest flickering tea lights, each one in honor of a line of duty death in air medicine.
AMTC KICK-OFF Event – Embrace your inner Texan!
Sunday, October 15, 2000-2300h
Armadillo races, bull riding, live music, Texas Bar-B-Q, cold beer – now THAT’s how you kick off an Air Medical Transport Conference!
Join us at the world-famous Billy Bob’s Texas for the world’s greatest honky-tonk experience in celebration of the tradition of western culture and the long storied history of the Fort Worth Stockyards.
Bus transportation will be provided from various AMTC host hotels.
Community Awards Party
Monday, October 16
- 1900 (hard start) – 2015h: Awards Presentation AND Partner Association announcements
- 2015 – 2000h – Awards After Party
Who will take home the honors this year? Join us to celebrate excellence in emergency medical transport! Included in your full registration, the AMTC Community Awards Party takes place on Monday evening.
Eat, drink and be merry!
Dress Code: Come as you are.
Annual Sim Cup Competition
Monday, October 16: Preliminaries – all day
Tuesday, October 17: FINALS – 1100-1400h in the exhibit hall
The Association of Air Medical Services (AAMS) is pleased to host the 2017 Sim Cup! This annual critical care skills competition utilizes the latest in patient simulation and features 10 teams competing head-to-head to showcase their real time, real situation skills in front of the AMTC audience.
The 12 teams (in alpha order) set to compete this year in Fort Worth include:
- AeroCare Air Ambulance
- Air Evac Lifeteam
- Air Methods
- MedFlight of Ohio
- Memorial Hermann Life Flight
- Mercy Health Life Flight Network
- Orlando Fire Department
- Ornge Transport Medicine
- UC Health Air Care
- UC Health Mobile Care
- UMC Aircare – University of Miss Med Center
Top 4 teams advance to the Finals!
- The winning team will receive a $600.00 cash prize.
- 2nd Place: $250.00 cash prize
- 3rd Place: $150.00 cash prize
MedEvac Foundation International Silent Auction
Monday and Tuesday, October 16 – 17
Be sure to stop by the silent auction located at the AMTC Exhibit Hall. The silent auction will open at 1200h on Monday and close by 1300h on Tuesday. We have a great selection of items this year, including show tickets, vacation packages, autographed sports gear, and more. Don’t miss this opportunity to score a great deal while supporting the Foundation.
Please consider making a donation to the MedEvac Foundation Silent Auction. Your donated items help raise important funds for the Foundation to continue its work in research, education and outreach for the air medical and critical care ground transport community. For more information about the silent auction and making a donation, please click here.
AAMS Program Leadership Roundtable (invite only)
Hosted by the MedEvac Foundation International, the AAMS Program Leadership Roundtable invites AAMS Program CEOs, Directors, and Managers to discuss issues of vital interest to their programs and to tap into the knowledge and experience of their peers.
Pre-registration is required to attend. Keep an eye out for your email invitation, which will include the registration link.