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CLINCON 2019 Faculty Presenters

Juan M. Atan, MS, EMT-P

Juan Atan is the Commander of the Central Florida Coalition Medical Response Team and a Training Officer at DMAT FL-6 in Oviedo, FL.

Presentations:

  • Not If, but When… How to Plan for the Unknown, Friday, July 19 at 2:15 pm

Ryan Dale, MSN, RN, CFRN, EMT-P

Ryan Dale is a Flight Nurse on Florida Flight 1 at AdventHealth in Orlando, FL.

Presentations:

  • “You Want Us to Transport What?” Concepts in Mechanical Circulatory Support Made Easy, Thursday, July 18 at 3:30 pm

Chief Richard Ellis

Chief Richard Ellis is the Division Chief of Medical Services at Palm Beach County Fire Rescue in West Palm Beach, FL.

Presentations:

  • How EMS Can Use Telehealth for Addiction Care, Friday, July 19 at 11:15 am

Desmond Fitzpatrick, MD

Dr. Desmond Fitzpatrick is the Medical Director for Lake County EMS and Stadium Operations & Disaster Preparedness at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in Gainesville, FL.

Presentations:

  • Skills: Ultrasound Techniques for EMS, Wednesday, July 17 at 3:00 pm

Shaun Fix, PMD, NREMT-P

Shaun Fix is the President of Emergency Medical Consultants in Port St. Lucie, FL.

Presentations:

  • Pre-Con Workshop: Managing Pediatric Cardiac Arrest, Wednesday, July 17 at 8:00 am

Raymond Hilton, MMSc, PA-C

Raymond Hilton is an Assistant Professor for the Physician Assistant Program at Nova Southeastern University’s Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences in Orlando, FL.

Presentations:

  • EMS to ED Hand-off: Touchdown or Fumble?, Friday, July 19 at 8:15 am

Rachel Hinkle, MS, RNC-OB, C-EFM

Rachel Hinkle serves on the Neonatal Pediatric Transport Team at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital in Tampa, FL.

Presentations:

  • Skills: Maternal & Neonatal Emergencies: Managing the Maladies of Pre-Hospital Care, Thursday, July 18 at 2:30 pm

Todd Husty, DO, FACEP

Dr. Todd Husty is the President of MARSI and the EMS Medical Director at the Seminole County Fire Department & EMS Quality Assurance Program in Tuskawilla, FL.

Presentations:

  • Identifying & Treating PTSD, Depression & Suicide in Emergency Medicine & First Responders, Thursday, July 18 at 1:30 pm

Jon Inkrott, AS, RRT, RRT-ACCS

Jon Inkrott is a Flight Respiratory Therapist at Florida Flight 1 in Orlando, FL.

Presentations:

  • On the Flip Side: Prone Position Ventilation in Transport, Thursday, July 18 at 9:30 am

Jason Jones, MD, FACEP

Dr. Jason Jones is an Asst. Professor of Emergency Medicine & EMS, the EMS Division Chief and EMS Fellowship Director at UF Health in Gainesville, FL. He is also the Medical Director at Alachua County Fire Rescue (ACFR).

Presentations:

  • Current Paradigms in the Prehospital Care of Emergent Injuries in Athletes, Wednesday, July 17 at 2:00 pm
  • Skills: Ultrasound Techniques for EMS, Wednesday, July 17 at 3:00 pm

Justin Krantz, EMT-P, CCEMT-P, FTO

Justin Krantz is an Instructor for First Response Training Group in Orlando, FL.

Presentations:

  • Ketamine Use in Airway Management, Thursday, July 18 at 3:30 pm

Sheriff Dennis Lemma

NEW faculty—info coming soon!

Leoh León II, MD

Dr. Leoh León is an Ultrasound Fellow at Osceola Regional Medical Center in Kissimmee, FL.

Presentations:

  • Dr. Sal Silvestri Key Note: How Ultrasound Can Help Save Lives, Wednesday, July 17 at 1:00 pm

Alison Leung, MD

Dr. Alison Leung is an EMS Fellow at UF Department of Emergency Medicine in Gainesville, FL.

Presentations:

  • Skills: Ultrasound Techniques for EMS, Wednesday, July 17 at 3:00 pm

David Meurer, MD

Dr. David Meurer is the Medical Director of ShandsCair Adult Team and Gainesville Fire & Rescue/Regional Response HazMat in Gainesville, FL.

Presentations:

  • Skills: Ultrasound Techniques for EMS, Wednesday, July 17 at 3:00 pm

John O’Brien, MD, FACEP

Dr. John O’Brien is a Clinical Faculty member of the Emergency Medicine Residency Program at Orlando Regional Medical Center. He is also an Associate Professor at Florida State University, University of Central Florida, and University of Florida’s College of Medicine.

Presentations:

  • ECG Case Studies: Lessons that Can Save Lives, Thursday, July 18 at 9:30 am

David Olvera NRP, FP-C, CMTE

David J Olvera is the Clinical Education Manager of Air Methods in Denver, CO.

Presentations:

  • Should We Push Dose (Pressors) Out The Door?, Thursday, July 18 at 11:30 am

Bob Page, M.Ed., NRP, CCP, NCEE

Bob Page is the President of Edutainment Consulting and Seminars, LLC in Charlottesville, VA.

Presentations:

    • Are You Ready for Tachycardia? Friday, July 19 at 9:15 am
  • TBI & ICP: the Pressure is ON! Friday, July 19 at 11:15 am

Victor Quinones, M.S., PA-C, EMT-P

Victor Quinones is an Assistant Professor for the Physician Assistant Program at Nova Southeastern University’s Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences in Orlando, FL.

Presentations:

  • EMS to ED Hand-off: Touchdown or Fumble?, Friday, July 19 at 8:15 am

Holly Ringhauser, DO

Dr. Holly Ringhauser is an Attending Physician of Emergency Medicine and Critical Care at Halifax Health in Daytona Beach Shores, FL.

Presentations:

  • Advanced Hemorrhage Control, Friday, July 19 at 9:15 am

Ivan Rios, EMT-P, CC-P

Ivan Rios is a Paramedic for Sumter County EMS and the Clinical Coordinator at First Response Training Group in Orlando, FL.

Presentations:

    • Ventricular Antiarrhythmatics: the Ideal Selection, Thursday, July 18 at 2:30 pm
    • Ketamine Use in Airway Management, Thursday, July 18 at 3:30 pm

Javier Rosario, MD, FACEP

Dr. Javier Rosario is the Director of Emergency Ultrasound and an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at UCF’s College of Medicine and HCA Emergency Medicine Residency Program of Greater Orlando at Osceola Regional Medical Center.

Presentations:

  • Dr. Sal Silvestri Key Note: How Ultrasound Can Help Save Lives, Wednesday, July 17 at 1:00 pm

Kenneth Scheppke, MD

Dr. Kenneth Scheppke is the State EMS Medical Director and Chief Medical Officer at Palm Beach County Fire Rescue in West Palm Beach, FL.

Presentations:

  • Richard Slevinski Key Note: The Future of EMS, Thursday, July 18 at 8:30 am

Gary Schindele, FHFI, FF/EMT

Gary Schindele is a FF/EMT for DMAT-6 and the President of Paladin Healthcare, LLC in in Montevdre, FL.

Presentations:

  • Not If, but When… How to Plan for the Unknown, Friday, July 19 at 2:15 pm

Michael Seth Smith, MD, CAQ-SM, PharmD

Dr. Michael Seth Smith is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation Primary Care Sports Medicine at UF Health in Gainesville, FL.

Presentations:

  • Current Paradigms in the Prehospital Care of Emergent Injuries in Athletes, Wednesday, July 17 at 2:00 pm

Richard Stilp, RN, MA, FPEM

Richard Stilp is a Retired Fire Chief/Paramedic and Owner of Emergency Management Systems, Inc. in Oviedo, FL.

Presentations:

  • New HazMat Medical Protocols for Florida, Friday, July 19 at 1:15 pm
  • Skills: Extrication, Friday, July 19 at 3:45 pm

Carlos Tavarez, RN, CFRN, CTRN, CEN, TCRN, CTRN, NREMT-P, FP-C, WEMT, EMT-T

Carlos Tavarez is CEO of The Rescue Company 1 in Orlando, FL.

Presentations:

  • Air Medical Advance Airway & Ventilation, Friday, July 19 at 2:15 pm

Christine Van Dillen, MD, FACEP

Dr. Christine Van Dillen is an EMS Physician at St. Cloud Regional Medical and the EMS Medical Director for Orange County EMS, St. Cloud FR, and City of Kissimmee.

Presentations:

    • Skills: The Pregnant Patient: OB Complications & Abnormal Deliveries, Wednesday, July 17 at 3:00 pm

Ayanna D. Walker, MD

Dr. Ayanna Walker is an Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine for the UCF/HCA Emergency Medicine Residency Program of Greater Orlando at Osceola Regional Medical Center. She is also the Medical Director for Orlando Medical Institute and the EMS Medical Director for Osceola County, St. Cloud, and Kissimmee Fire.

Presentations:

  • Skills: The Pregnant Patient: OB Complications & Abnormal Deliveries, Wednesday, July 17 at 3:00 pm

Ernest (Sonny) Weishaupt, FF/PMD

Sonny Weishaupt is the EMS Liaison for Arnold Palmer Hospital in Orlando, FL.

Presentations:

  • Skills: Advance Airway & Ventilation, Friday, July 19 at 3:45 pm

Lauren Young, LCSW

Lauren Young is the Medical Social Work Coordinator at Palm Beach County Fire Rescue in West Palm Beach, FL.

Presentations:

  • How EMS Can Use Telehealth for Addiction Care, Friday, July 19 at 11:15 am

Jason L. Zaremski, MD, CAQ-SM

Dr. Jason Zaremski is an Assistant Professor in the Divisions of Sports Medicine and PM&R at UF & Shands Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Institute. He is also the Co-Medical Director for the High School Outreach Program.

Presentations:

  • Current Paradigms in the Prehospital Care of Emergent Injuries in Athletes, Wednesday, July 17 at 2:00 pm
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