AGEM Meetings/Events at SAEM17

Below is a schedule of AGEM's meeting and events at SAEM17 in Orlando (also available for download via PDF).

Wednesday May 17, 2017

1:00 - 5:00 pm       AGEM Business Meeting – Regency Ballroom P/Convention Level. Non-members welcome!

1:00 - 1:15 pm       AGEM Year in Review – synopsis of AGEM activity for 2016-2017

1:15 - 1:35 pm       Making Your Lecture More Interesting

1:35 - 1:55 pm       Managing the Combative & Agitated Geriatric Patient

1:55 - 2:10 pm       Break/Networking

2:10 - 2:40 pm       Improving pharmacologic practices in the emergency management of older adults

2:40 - 3:40 pm       Small group sessions

3:40 - 3:50 pm       Break/Networking

3:50 - 4:20 pm       How to Get Hospital Administrators Engaged and Invested in Geriatric EM

4:20 - 4:30 pm       Opportunities for Collaboration with ACEP Geriatric EM Section

4:30 - 5:00 pm       Introduction of AGEM Officers for 2017-2018 

6:30 - 8:30 pm       Geriatric EM Networking Dinner – Cuba Libre Restaurant – Get to know others interested in Geriatric EM over food and drink; advanced registration required. Not an official AGEM event.

Thursday May 18, 2017

8:00  - 8:50 am       Pain Management in the Older Emergency Department Patient: How to Help, How Not to Harm
Plaza International Ballroom I: Convention Level

9:00 - 9:20 am        EQUiPPED: Enhancing Quality of Prescribing Practices for Older Patients in the Emergency Department
Plaza International Ballroom I: Convention Level

9:30 - 9:50 am        Palliative Care in Emergency Medicine: Breaking Down the Barriers
Plaza International Ballroom I: Convention Level

10:00 - 10:50 am    Caring for Emergencies in an Aging America: Choosing Wisely in Geriatric Emergency Medicine  
Plaza International Ballroom I: Convention Level

4:00 - 4:50 pm        Old, Not Neutered: A Sex- and Gender- based Approach to the Geriatric Patient in the Emergency Department
Plaza International Ballroom J: Convention Level