Education and CME

EMerald Coast 2024 – Conference approved for CME!

June 3-6, Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort 

Participating ACEP chapters: Alabama | Kansas | Kentucky | Louisiana | Mississippi | Missouri | Montana | Oklahoma | Tennessee

The EMerald Coast Conference is an educational meeting for all emergency medical service personnel including physicians, PAs, NPs, nurses, EMTs, administrators, recruiters and corporate suppliers. This four-day meeting provides attendees with the opportunity to earn CME at the beach along with plenty of free time to relax and reconnect with colleagues.

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort has been named the #1 resort on Florida’s Emerald Coast and the best resort in South Walton. The resort offers a variety of complimentary amenities and family-friendly activities.

Main Conference Agenda (Monday – Thursday)

Boot Camp Agenda (Monday)

Workshop Agendas

  • Pediatric Emergencies (Tuesday 1:00 -4:15 p.m.)
  • Ultrasound Essentials for 2024 (Tuesday 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.)
  • Emergency Procedures (Wednesday 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.) (NOTE: Was previously on Tuesday) 

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EMerald Coast Conference 2024 approved for CME!
Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama through the joint providership of the Medical Foundation of Alabama and the Alabama Chapter-American College of Emergency Physicians. The Medical Foundation of Alabama is accredited by the Medical Association of the State of Alabama to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement
The Medical Foundation of Alabama designates this live activity for a maximum of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Identify issues affecting the work environment for emergency medical professionals in the governmental, political, legal, administrative and socio-economic realms.
  • Explain the value of effective leadership on the healthcare team and the public.
  • Employ alternative methods of education to enhance the experience for adult learners.
  • Identify rare, high-risk conditions and review the most recent evidence-based approach to management.
  • Discuss commonly encountered presentations to the emergency department.
  • Demonstrate skills in the management of patients in the emergency department.
  • Identify strategies for staying up-to-date on emergency medicine diagnostic and treatment strategies through literature review.

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort
9300 Emerald Coast Pkwy W
Miramar Beach, FL 32550
The room block has closed. Call (800) 320-8115 to check for availability.

Exhibitor Packet 2024

Call for AbstractsClosed
The Southeastern Chapters of the American College of Emergency Physicians will host a poster contest in conjunction with their combined annual educational conference, the EMerald Coast Conference, at the
Sandestin Resort in Destin, Florida on June 3‐6, 2024. EM and PEM residents, fellows, and medical
students will present posters on the evening of Wednesday, June 5, from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. in conjunction with the annual social event. Presenters will have the opportunity to discuss their posters, answer questions, and share ideas with other attendees during the session.