Saving Hearts & Minds EMS Symposium

Thursday, November 11, 2021

7:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Dr. H. Edward Garrett, Sr. Auditorium

6027 Walnut Grove Road
Memphis, TN 38120

The purpose of this symposium is for EMS and other health care providers caring for stroke or acute cardiac patients to increase their knowledge to improve patient outcomes. Topics will cover stroke and acute cardiac care.

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Time Topic Presenter
7:30 a.m. Registration, Vendor Exhibits
Continental Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Welcome Marilyn McLeod, MD, FACEP, FAEMS
8:10 a.m. Opening Prayer Rev. Anthony Burdick
System Director, Pastoral Care
Baptist Memorial Health Care
8:15 a.m. TNK versus TPA Debate Kaushik Parsha, MD vs. Ryan Chauncey, MD
9:00 a.m. Break and Vendor Exhibits  
9:15 a.m. Skipping Thrombolytics! Violiza Inoa, MD
10:00 p.m. Break and Vendor Exhibits  
10:15 a.m. EMS Impact on Reducing STEMI Mortality Arie Szatkowski, MD
11:00 a.m. Pre-hospital Care Stroke/Stemi Joe Holly, MD/Marilyn McLeod, MD
12:00 p.m. Evaluations and Adjourn