Monday, October 10, 2005

UHMS Northeast Chapter - Still Time to Register

There is still time to register for the upcoming Northeast Chapter meeting, October 15-16, 2005, which will be held at the beautiful Cape Codder Resort & Spa in Hyannis, MA. See schedule below or go to the follow web page: https://www.uhms.org/Chapters/NORTHEAST/NORTHEAST.asp

If you have any questions, please contact me. lisa@uhms.org 410.257.6606 x104

Saturday, October 15



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 Wound

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



0800-0810 Opening Remarks Emmerman

0810-0850 Update on Chamber Certification Workman

0850-0915 “HBO and Acute Ischemic Injuries: The

Importance of Timing and Sequence of

Events” Perdrizet

0915-0935 “Prolonged Increases in Troponin T After

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning” Johnson-Arbor

0935-1000 “Hyperbaric Safety Concerns and the ICU

Patient” Shivery

1000-1015 “Eye Prosthesis (Artificial Eye) and HBO” Bello

1015-1030 Break

1030-1055 “Adaptations and Accommodations” Salka

1055-1120 “Nephrogenic Fibrosing Dermopathy: Lower

Extremity Wounds Respond to HBO” Corbett

1120-1145 “Complex Hypospadias Repair: Use of

Adjunctive HBO” Anderson

1145-1200 Panel Q & A/Closing Remarks Bello