Educator & EMS Instructor Development Sessions at The Ohio EMS Conference, May 16-17, 2016, Greater Columbus Convention Center. It’s free, fun education!

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The Ohio EMS Conference
May 16-17, 2016
The Greater Columbus Convention Center

We hope you can join us for either day or both at this free, fun, continuing education event!
Scheduled Events

  • The Ohio EMS Conference (General sessions)
  • The John P. Moore Memorial EMS Award for Excellence
  • The Ohio EMS Leadership and Management Forum
  • The Ohio EMS Education Forum
  • The Ohio EMS Medical Direction Forum
  • The Ohio EMS Quality Management Forum, in partnership with the Ohio Division of EMS, presents the Concepts in Process Improvement course
    Incident Management and the Rescue Task Force: An Immersive Experience
  • Keeping It Real: Transforming Classroom Simulation into Street Experience… A Hands-On Workshop
  • Franklin County Firefighters|OhioHealth Grant Medical Center EMS Professions Alumni Breakfast and the Excellence in EMS Education Award

Keynote Presenters

Bryan E. Bledsoe, DO University of Nevada, School of Medicine
Gordon Graham Graham Research Consultants
Carolyn Majors, DO Providence Alaska Medical Center
Larry Mellick, MD Georgia Regents University
Peter M. Rhee, MD University of Arizona Medical Center

Educator and EMS Instructor Development Sessions

The Ohio EMS Education Forum
Monday, May 16th

A free, interactive event for Chiefs, EMS Coordinators, Training Officers, Preceptors, Medical Directors, and others with an interest in EMS education.

Participants will have the opportunity to attend the opening ceremonies and opening keynote of the main conference before the forum begins. The forum will end just before the closing keynote of the main conference, allowing participants an opportunity to attend.

In addition to EMS CE for attending The Ohio EMS Conference, EMS Instructor Development CE is also available for this session.

Scheduled topics:

Current Trends in Adult Learning
Ann Dietrich, MD, FAAP, FACEP

Competency Driven Education
Brad D. Gable, MD

Creating Instructional Videos
Larry Mellick, MS, MD, FAAP, FACEP

National Registry Update
Rob Wagoner, BSAS, NRP

Developing the New Instructor
Linda Mirarchi, Ph.D
Keeping it Real: Transforming Classroom Simulation to Street Practice Tuesday, May 17th Workshop

A free hands-on experience that focuses on experiential learning and the use of simulation to enhance student engagement and retention. In the workshop, participants will learn how to incorporate various types of simulation into lessons and labs. The didactic portion of the workshop is followed by participant rotations through engaged practice stations.

In addition to EMS CE for attending The Ohio EMS Conference, EMS Instructor Development CE is also available for this session.

Participants must attend the entire session, but may also attend The Ohio EMS Conference activities and keynote presentations before and after.

Conference Information and Registration

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