Monday, September 12, 2005

From Lisa Wasdin re NORTHEAST CHAPTER OF THE UHMS ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING

NORTHEAST CHAPTER MEETING UPDATE: The Cape Codder room reservation deadline date of September 14th has been extended to September 21st. Don't delay, make them today!

Room rate at the Cape Codder will be $119.00. All guest rooms are subject ot 9.7% tax. Check in time is 4:00 p.m. , and check out is 11:00 a.m. Individuals are requested to make their reservations no later than September 21st to receive this special conference room rate. To make your reservations, please call their toll free reservation number at 888-297-2200 . When making your reservations, you must identify yourself as part of the “NORTHEAST CHAPTER of UHMS.” A one night’s deposit is due with each reservation. The Cape Codder Resort accepts American Express, MasterCard and Visa.

FOR MORE INFORMATION on the NORTHEAST CHAPTER MEETING visit their website:

http://www.uhms.org/Chapters/NORTHEAST/NORTHEAST.asp

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MORE INFORMATION & REGISTRATION visit NE Chapter Website: http://www.uhms.org/Chapters/NORTHEAST/NORTHEAST.asp

NORTHEAST CHAPTER OF THE UHMS ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING
THE CAPE CODDER RESORT AND SPA
HYANNIS, MA 02601

OCTOBER 15-16, 2005

Saturday, October 15

Program Chair: J. Nicholas Vandemoer MD

0800-0815 Welcome, Introduction Emmerman, Vandemoer

0815-0915 HBO ( A Clinically Useful Drug to Ameliorate Extreme Reperfusion Injury) Van Meter

915-1015 Algorithm Based Multi-discipline Wound Management Center Wassel

1015-1045 Break with Exhibitors

1045-1115 Fitness to Dive in Public Safety Divers: Why We Should be Involved Wassel

1115-1145 Otic Barotrauma and HBO: Prevention and Treatment Vandemoer

1145-1215 The Effect of Dive Conditions on the Risk of Decompression Sickness Denoble

1215-1330 Lunch with Exhibitors (Provided)

1330-1530 HBO Case Presentations with Panel

Discussion Emhoff

1530-1600 Break with Exhibitors

1600-1645 Breakout Sessions

A Physician Session: Discussion of Wounds Care Issues

“Hartford Hospital Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine:
Review of Program Activity after Two Years” Perdrizet

Solicited Audience Q and A Vandemoer

B RN, CHT Session: Discussion of HBO and Wound Care Issues Bello

1645-1715 Summary Report of Breakout Sessions Vandemoer

Bello

1715-1730 Annual Chapter Meeting Emmerman

Sunday, October 16


Program Chair: Janet Bello CHRN

0800-0810 Opening Remarks Emmerman

0810-0840 Update on Chamber Certification Workman

0840-0920 Scientific Papers (Hartford)

“HBO and Acute Ischemic Injuries: The Importance of Timing and Sequence of Events” Perdrizet

“Prolonged Increases in Troponin T After Carbon Monoxide Poisoning” Johnson-Arbor

0920-1000 Hyperbaric Safety

“Hyperbaric Safety Concerns and the ICU Patient” Shivery

“Eye Prosthesis (Artificial Eye) and HBO” Bello

1000-1020 Break

1020-1140 Case studies

“Nephrogenic Fibrosing Dermopathy: Lower Extremity Wounds Respond to HBO” Corbett

“Adaptations and Accommodations” Salka

“Using Ionic Silver Powder with HBO- a Case Study” LaJoie

“Complex Hypospadias Repair: Use of Adjunctive HBO” Anderson

1140-1200 Panel Q & A/Closing Remarks Bello