Saving Hearts & Minds EMS Symposium

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

7:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Dr. H. Edward Garrett, Sr. Auditorium

6027 Walnut Grove Road
Memphis, TN 38120

The purpose of this symposium is for EMS and other health care providers caring for stroke or acute cardiac patients to increase their knowledge to improve patient outcomes. Topics will cover stroke and acute cardiac care.

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Time Topic Presenter
7:30 a.m. Registration, Vendor Exhibits
Continental Breakfast
Video Entertainment
8:00 a.m. Welcome Jared Moses, Administrative Director
Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis
8:10 a.m. Opening Prayer Nathaniel Yogar, Chaplain
Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis
8:15 a.m. Stroke Scales & Pre-Hospital Stroke Care Betsy Robinson, NP
Kaushik Parsha, MD
9:00 a.m. Break and Vendor Exhibits Video Entertainment
9:15 a.m. Innovating Pre-hospital Care Kevin Spratlin
Memphis Fire Department
9:30 a.m. Advanced Heart Failure Dmitri Yaranov, MD
10:00 a.m. Palliative Medicine, Relief of Suffering and Integration of Hope Dr. Greg Mullinax
10:30 a.m. Break and Vendor Exhibits/Snack  
10:45 a.m. Free Standing ED Dr. David Marek
11:00 a.m. How to Do More with Less, Reduce Stress, & Improve Treatment Times with Pulsara Brittany Norman
11:15 a.m. Debate P2Y12 pre-loading for STEMI Dr. Basil Paulus
Dr. Lindsey Grisham
12:00 p.m. Ischemic Stroke and ACS Pharmacology Sara Harlan, PharmD
Cassidy Ruckel, PharmD
12:15 p.m. Evaluations and Adjournment