Emergency Medicine

Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) Great Plains Regional Meeting

September 7-8, 2022 | Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

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The Department of Emergency Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin invites you to attend the Great Plains Regional Meeting of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM). Join students, residents, and faculty from throughout the region on September 7-8, 2022, on the MCW campus in Milwaukee, WI. This in-person conference will feature original research, cutting edge medicine, advances in resuscitation using TEE & ECMO, innovative clinical and research skills sessions, a Pediatric Disaster panel, an IGNITE competition, and so much more.

General conference pricing:

  • Faculty: $150
  • Resident: $75
  • Student: $35
  • Other: $75

Conference Schedule

View the conference agenda (PDF)

Wednesday, September 7

12:00 – 5:00 pm: Pre-Conference Workshops

Ultrasound Training Session

We will focus on core emergency medicine ultrasound applications and practice on live models with dedicated ultrasound faculty

  • Faculty/Practicing Physician: $100
  • Resident/APP: $50
  • Medical Student: $25

Separate registration upon registering for the meeting, limited enrollment.

Register and learn more

Free Wilderness Medicine Competition

Teams of 3-4 medical students and/or residents will manage a series of medical simulations and answer questions based on scenarios encountered along a course at a nearby county park.

Wilderness competition general information and registration details

Great Plains Regional Meeting Social Event

6:00 – 10:00 pm: Rooftop Cocktails

Please join us for the SAEM Great Plains Regional Meeting Social Event!

There will be rooftop cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at the Kimpton Journeyman Hotel, 310 E. Chicago St., from 6:00 – 10:00 pm.

Thank you to our sponsors!

The 2022 SAEM Great Plains Regional Meeting is in part sponsored by:

  • The Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
  • The Medical College of Wisconsin Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment
  • Tom P. Aufderheide, MD, MS Endowed Lecture Series.

Thursday, September 8

7:00 – 8:00 am: Poster Presentations | Breakfast/Refreshments

7:00 am – 12:00 pm: Check-In/Registration

8:00 – 8:15 am: Welcome/Conference Kick-Off

Ian B. K. Martin, MD, MBA, FACEP, FAAEM
Professor with Tenure and System Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine
Past President of SAEM
Medical College of Wisconsin

8:15 – 9:15 am: Featured Speakers

Tom P. Aufderheide, MD, MS, FACEP, Hon FACC, FAHA
Professor of Emergency Medicine
Director, Resuscitation Research Center
Department of Emergency Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin

Demetris Yannopoulos, MD
Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology
The Robert Eddy Endowed Chair in Cardiovascular Resuscitation
Medical Director, Center for Resuscitation Medicine
University of Minnesota

9:15 – 10:00 am: Abstract Presentations

10:15 am – 12:15 pm: Concurrent Programming

  • Research Track
  • Education Track
  • Clinical Operations Track
  • Social EM
  • EMS

12:15 – 1:15 pm: Lunch with Presentation, Dr. Angela Mills

Angela M. Mills, MD, FACEP
SAEM President
J. E. Beaumont Professor and Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine
Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians & Surgeons
Chief of Emergency Medicine Services, New York-Presbyterian Hospital

1:15 – 2:00 pm: Featured Speaker, Dr. Theodore Corbin

Ted Corbin, MD, MPP, FACEP
Professor and Chairperson, Department of Emergency Medicine
Rush University Medical Center

2:15 – 3:45 pm: Concurrent Programming

  • Wilderness Medicine
  • Toxicology
  • Critical Care – ECMO/TEE in the ED
  • Global Health
  • The Waukesha Parade: Review of a Pediatric Mass Casualty Incident

4:00 – 5:00 pm: IGNITE! Competition
IGNITE! Summary Proposal: Speakers are given 5 minutes and 20 slides that auto advance every 15 seconds, making for a fast and fun presentation.

5:00 – 7:00 pm: Awards & Cocktail Hour

City of Milwaukee

Hotel Information

To make a reservation, please contact hotels directly; request the MCW Rate upon making reservations.

Abstracts and Proposals


Accepting Abstracts: Closed
Deadline: July 27, 2022

IGNITE! Proposals

Accepting IGNITE! Proposals: Closed
Deadline: July 27, 2022

Event Details

Event Location
Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Rd.
Milwaukee, WI 53226
Haley Bass
Administrative Associate
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