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Phoenix Convention Center, 100 N 3rd St, Phoenix, Arizona 85004 USA Join us

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Air Medical Transport Conference
October 22-24, 2018
Phoenix Convention Center
Phoenix, Arizona  USA

 

EDUCATION SESSIONS
(CME, CEU, CMTE and MTSP-C credits available)

EXHIBITOR INFORMATION
SPONSORSHIP INFORMATION

About the Conference

The Air Medical Transport Conference (AMTC) is specifically designed to provide leadership, to educate, to inform, to cultivate friendships and to supply up to the minute information on the latest techniques and innovative approaches to emergency medical transport practice from the experts in your field.

The conference offers 150+ education sessions covering topics in a variety of disciplines including safety, core clinical, specialty clinical, management, aviation, research, and communications. In addition to education sessions, we offer an exposition featuring over 120 companies displaying products and services directly applicable to air and critical care ground medicine.

Network and learn with more than 2,300 colleagues from across the nation and around the world at the largest air medical convention and exposition available. The AMTC brings it all together, while providing unmatched opportunities for building profitable contacts. It’s simple – if you are involved in emergency medical transport on any level, the AMTC is the place to be, and we’ll see you in Phoenix, Arizona USA – October 22-24, 2018!

AMTC-At-A-Glance

Who?
Attendees are emergency medical and critical care professionals from both hospital and independent providers of air and ground medical transport services. CEO’s, program directors, medical directors, physicians, nurses, respiratory therapists, paramedics, pilots, communication specialists and mechanics – All disciplines of emergency medical transport are well represented at the AMTC.

What?
The Air Medical Transport Conference is THE conference for the air and ground medical transport providers. We have the largest attendance of combined crew and administrators – typically 2300 individuals from clinical, administrative and aviation disciplines.

Where?
Phoenix Convention Center, 100 N 3rd St, Phoenix, Arizona 85004

When?
October 22-24, 2018

SCHEDULE-AT-A-GLANCE

Saturday, October 20
1200–1700h   Registration

Sunday, October 21
0800–1700h   Registration
0800–1700h   Exhibitor Move-In
0800-1700h    Various Organizational Meetings
0800-1700h    Pre-Conferences
1930- 2300h   Opening Welcome Event 

Monday, October 22
0730–1700h   Registration
0815–0930h   Concurrent Education Sessions
0945–1045h   Opening General Session 
1100–1200h    Concurrent Education Sessions 
1200–1800h   Exhibit Hall Open
1200–1330h   Attendee Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
1330–1430h   Concurrent Education Sessions
1445–1545h   Concurrent Education Sessions
1600–1700h   Concurrent Education Sessions
1700–1800h   Exhibit Hall Reception
1900–2015h   Community Awards Presentationxs
2015-2215h     Awards After Party

Tuesday, October 23
0800–1600h   Registration
0830–0930h  Concurrent Education Sessions
0945–1045h   Concurrent Education Sessions
1000–1600h   Exhibit Hall Open
1100–1200h   General Session
1200-1330h    Exhibit Hall Lunch
1330–1430h   Concurrent Education Sessions
1445–1545h   Concurrent Education Sessions
1600–1700h  Concurrent Education Sessions

Wednesday, October 24
0900–1500h   Registration
0900–1200h   Exhibit Hall Open
0945–1045h   Concurrent Education Sessions
1100–1200h   Concurrent Education Sessions
1200–1330h   Concurrent Education Sessions
1330-1430h   Lunch on your own
1445–1545h   Concurrent Education Sessions
1600–1700h   Concurrent Education Sessions

EDUCATION SESSIONS

 

The AMTC offers two keynote sessions, as well as more than 150 education sessions that cover a broad variety of disciplines in emergency medical transport.  Check out what’s available in Phoenix: 

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CME Accreditation Information

This activity is jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Association of Air Medical Services.

 

Session Goals
After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:

  • Integrate new concepts to existing air medical/EMS transport programs.
  • Demonstrate an evidence-based approach to improve emergency medical services access while mitigating operational risk.
  • Review the knowledge and competencies required for air medical programs to provide appropriate patient care at altitude and in the transport environment.
  • Discuss safety considerations, as well as, community, public relations, cultural competency, and legal issues pertaining to air medical services.
  • Integrate the assessment and care of patients with guidelines and protocols of a wide range of diseases and traumatic injuries.

Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint sponsorship of Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Association of Air Medical Services. The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation
The Postgraduate Institute for Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.0 “AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.” Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
Postgraduate Institute for Medicine (PIM) requires instructors, planners, managers and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of this activity to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest (COI) they may have as related to the content of this activity. All identified COI are thoroughly vetted and resolved according to PIM policy. The existence or absence of COI for everyone in a position to control content will be disclosed to participants prior to the start of each activity.