EM Summit


Maine Emergency Medicine Leadership Summit

April 4, 2024 | Virtual due to inclement weather

All registration fees will be refunded upon request – request a refund

2024 Summit Schedule

Meeting Materials and Links – Click Here  | 2024 EM Summit Agenda Rev

7:45 AM Login and Welcome
8:00 AM Legislative Update – Advocacy for Physicians   |   Anne Sedlack, JD, Maine Medical Association
8:30 AM MOUD in the ED: Progress and Challenges   |   Lisa Letourneau, MD, MPH, Maine DHHS
9:00 AM Understanding the Needs of Patients with Disabilities: Ways to Improve Care in the Emergency Department
  Mars Hammond, MSW, Maine Behavioral Health Holly Maniatty, Sign Language Interpreter
  Sara Nappi M.Ed, The Iris Network
9:45 AM Stretch & Bio Break
10:00 AM EMS Update   |   Kelley Meehan-Coussee, MD, FACEP, Maine EMS Medical Direction and Practices Board and Pete Tilney, DO, FACEP, FAAEM, EMT-P, LifeFlight of Maine
11:00 AM Telehealth Options for Outpatient Behavioral Health Care   |   Jamilyn Murphey-Hughes, LCSW, Northern Light Acadia Hospital
11:45 AM Lunch and Bio Break
12:00 PM ACEP Update   |   Jeffrey Goodloe, MD, FACEP, ACEP, Hillcrest Medical Center Emergency Center in Tulsa, OK
12:45 PM Emergency Department Accreditation: ACEP ED Accreditation   |   Jay Mullen, MD, FACEP, BlueWater Health and Nicole Tidwell, Senior Accreditation Prog. Mgr., ACEP
1:15 PM Managing Disasters from the Foot of the Bed: Leadership Observations from October 25th   |   Sheldon Stevenson, DO, FACEP, Central Maine Medical Center
2:00 PM Closing Remarks:  Andrew Ehrhard, MD, FACEP, MEACEP President


Maine Chapter Quarterly Business Meeting (includes annual leadership elections) (3:30 – 5:00 pm EST)