Air Medical Transport Conference
October 22-24, 2018
Phoenix Convention Center
Phoenix, Arizona USA
Please note: AMTC registrants will receive hotel information as part of their registration confirmation. The AMTC is NOT partnering with any third party to sell hotel rooms. Don’t be fooled by the hotel room trolls! If you are contacted by anyone who says they are selling hotel rooms on behalf of the AMTC, do not believe them. The only way to get the reduced rate is by following the instructions received in your registration confirmation.
(CME, CEU, CMTE and MTSP-C credits available)
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!
Saturday, October 20
Sunday, October 21
Monday, October 22
Tuesday, October 23
Wednesday, October 24
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:
- General Sessions/Keynote Sessions
- Aviation and/or Safety
- Clinical – Core, Specialty and Advanced (sponsored by IBSC and ASTNA)
- Case Studies
- Business – Management, Marketing & Outreach, Program Development and Wellness (sponsored by AAMS)
- Lab Sessions: Cardiopulmonary Lab
- Professional Education
CME Accreditation Information
This activity is jointly provided by Postgraduate Institute for Medicine and Association of Air Medical Services.
After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:
o Integrate new concepts to existing air medical/EMS transport programs.
o Utilize an evidence-based approach to improve emergency medical services access while mitigating operational risk.
o Review the knowledge and competencies required for air medical programs to provide appropriate patient care at altitude and in the transport environment.
o Discuss safety considerations, as well as, community, public relations, cultural competency, and legal issues pertaining to air medical services.
o Integrate the assessment and care of patients with guidelines and protocols of a wide range of diseases and traumatic injuries.
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.
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.