Archive for the ‘Lectures’ Category

I LOVE being Core Faculty at an Emergency Medicine Resident conference days like this! Today we are going to participate in a table-top exercise for a “small” mass casualty event. The goals of this exercise are to stimulate some discussion and education about how our ED reacts to an event like this. Special thanks and shout […]

Speaking at ICSO this afternoon

Posted: 12th February 2018 by Dr D in Lectures

October 14th, 2017 – Mark your calendars I wanted to make sure that everyone knows about a great upcoming charity event that is going to be held at one of the local Gyms in Dewitt. Two of my favorite groups: Fire fighters and Law Enforcement going head to head to raise money for Muscular Dystrophy […]

It’s that time everyone!  It’s going to be a very busy day so come prepared to work hard and learn from the best. You’ll never get another chance to do this during your EM residency

Delhi FD Airway Lecture

Posted: 17th March 2017 by Dr D in Airway, CME, FireFighters, Lectures, Paramedics

Hello everyone: this last weekend I was lucky enough to teach airway skills for an hour at the Delhi Fire Department CE Blitz (Thanks again to Lt Brett Justice for inviting me back again!) we did a great pig heart/lung dissection as well as practice emergency crich’s on the pig tracheas. A few people had […]

Orientation Day….

Posted: 29th June 2015 by Dr D in Lectures, opinion, Residents, Training

excuse me Dr?…..Dr?…..Doctor!!! That’s right everyone, today is the start of the new year for graduate medical education. I had the chance to speak to all the new physicians starting their medical careers today at Sparrow Health Systems. Don’t forget the most important part of a code is what you document (“if you didn’t write/type […]

At, we guarantee 12 lead EKGs in 60-mins or less 60 mins??? All we have is sixty minutes? It is going to have to be high speed/low drag today at the 5th annual Critical Events Workshop at Ionia Intermediate School District. I’ll be presenting (2) of my favorite lectures condensed into 30 mins each […]

Join us on November 3rd from 0800-1700 at Sparrow Hospital Auditorium for the 2nd Annual Critical Care Transport Conference! This year’s theme: Never Look Back – New Trends In Emergency And Critical Care In addition to all the great lectures (7 hours of CME approved for both EMS and Nursing!) the Airway Lab is back […]

Ebola update – Dr McCann’s presentation

Posted: 18th October 2014 by Dr D in EMS Rotation, Lectures

Dr McCann recently completed her EMS Rotation and completed her informational presentation on Ebola. Click here for a link to her Prezi presentation

We are NOT going to be covering the zombie apocalypse (my absolute favorite subject, ever!) But be ready to discuss recently posted information on this site, and be prepared to demonstrate proper donning, doffing, and patient care skills that will be required of you in big bulky white suits 😉 See ya all tonight at […]