Northeast Chapter

Next Meeting Date: October 23-24, 2021
Location: Online


  • About

    The Northeast Chapter of the UHMS continuing education mission is to promote educational activities for physicians and allied health professionals in the local and regional areas based on a needs assessment of the members and on the UHMS Panel of Expert Opinion. These activities will improve the scientific and practical knowledge in the areas of hyperbaric oxygen treatment and diving medicine.

  • Chapter Officers

    President:
    Alan Katz, MD (21)
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    President-Elect/Meeting Program:
    Ryan Patrylak, CHT (23)
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    Past-President:
    Dawn Salka, ACHRN (21)
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    Secretary:
    Janice Reilly, ACHRN (22)
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    MAL-Emeritus:
    Ron Brown, CHT
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    Member-at-Large:
    Frank Ross, MD (21) 
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    Member-at-Large:
    Zach Gaskill, MD (22) 
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    Member-at-Large:
    Michael Hortner, MD (23)
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  • Meeting Registration

    2021 Northeast Chapter Meeting

    **YOU MUST REGISTER OR LOG IN TO ACCESS THE REGISTRATION FORM**

    MEETING REGISTRATION FEES:

    • Member: PHYSICIAN or EQUIVALENT
           Daily Rates: Sat: $114 / Sun: $105
    • Member: NON-PHYSICIAN
           Daily Rates: Sat: $82 / Sun: $75
    • Non-Member: PHYSICIAN OR EQUIVALANT
           Daily Rates: Sat: $147 / Sun: $135
    • Non-Member: NON-PHYSICIAN
           Daily Rates: Sat: $114 / Sun: $105 

    CHAPTER CANCELLATION/REFUND POLICY: $50 administrative fee will be held on all cancellations three (3) months prior to start of meeting date. 50% of fees will be held on all cancellations one (1) month to two weeks prior to start of meeting date. NO REFUNDS two weeks prior to or after the meeting date.

    Event Properties

    Event Start Date 10-23-2021
    Event End Date 10-24-2021
    Registration Start Date 01-08-2021
    Location Virtual platform
    Categories UHMS Directly Provided Meeting

    Please login to register for this event

  • Schedule

     TENTATIVE as of 4/9/2021

    SATURDAY, OCTOBER 23: MEDICINE
    07:30-08:00 UHMS Update Marc Robins
    8:00-8:30 CO Poisoning Joni Hodgson
    8:30-9:00 Topic TBA Zack Gaskill
    9:00-9:30 Shallow water blackout - Freediving Chris Frederickson
    9:30-10:00 10 years of AGE Phil DeCastro
    10:00-11:00 COVID Research Update Scott Gorenstein/David Lee
    11:00-11:30 BREAK
    11:30-12:00 COVID Experience Sandra Wainwright
    12:00-12:20 Medicine Case Studies- Frost bite Steven Bowers
    12:20-12:40 Medicine Case Studies - Atypical head and neck strn cases Mike Tom
    12:40-1:00 Medicine Case Study - Vascular compromise Alan Katz
    1:00-2:30 Updates in Research UHM Fellows
    SUNDAY, OCTOBER 24: TECHNICAL -SAFETY
    8:00-9:00 Technical considerations for treating patients in the COVID age - Panel Sandra Wainwright,
    UPENN,
    Scott Gorenstein
    9:00-9:30 Technical considerations and updates on CGMs, etc. Chae Bliss
    9:30-10:00 NFPA update interpretation Andrew Melnyczenko, etc.
    10:00-10:15 Technical case studies - Bogota chamber failure -death TBD
    10:15-10:30 Technical case studies TBD
    10:30-10:45 Technical case studies TBD
    10:45-11:00 Technical case studies TBD
    11:00-11:30 BREAK
    11:30-12:30 Technical issues and lessons learned in hyperbaric facility accreditation surveys Ryan Patrylak/Derall Garrett
    12:30-1:30 Hyperbaric Nursing Critical Care UPENN HBO2 CC Nursing Team
    1:30-2:30 Pediatric Patient Evaluation in the monoplace chamber Nituna Phillips and
    Kelly Johnson-Arbor

     

     

     

    CONTINUING EDUCATION

    Accreditation Statement:
    The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Designation Statements:

    • Physician CME: The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society designates this live activity for a maximum of TBD AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
    • Nursing CEULicenses Types Approved: Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner; Clinical Nurse Specialist; Licensed Practical Nurse; Registered Nurse; Certified Nursing Assistant; Respiratory Care Practitioner Critical Care; Respiratory Care Practitioner Non-Critical Care; Registered Respiratory Therapist; Certified Respiratory Therapist.  This live activity is approved for 8 contact hours by the Florida Board of Registered Nursing Provider #50-10881. Credit hours approved TBD
    • NBDHMT:This live activity is approved for TBD Category A credit hours by National Board of Diving and Hyperbaric Medical Technology, 9 Medical Park, Suite 330, Columbia, South Carolina 29203.

    Full Disclosure Statement: All faculty members and planners participating in continuing medical education activities sponsored by Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society are expected to disclose to the participants any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests. Full disclosure of faculty and planner relevant financial relationships will be made at the activity. 

    Disclaimer: The information provided at this CME activity is for Continuing Medical Education purposes only. The lecture content, statements or opinions expressed however, do not necessarily represent those of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society.

     

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