Free EMS & Physician Symposium On Rapid Diagnosis

Learn How To Make The First 10 Minutes Count

Join us for an informative, free symposium for physicians and EMS on the importance of rapid diagnosis. The symposium will feature physician lectures on the rapid diagnosis of critical conditions in both the office and the ambulance. Topics will include immediate and subsequent evaluation and diagnosis, treatment, and outcomes. In addition to the classroom presentations, there will be hands-on surgical robot simulations, case studies and tours. Plus you’ll have the opportunity to network with other physicians and EMS, and learn more about what Mount Carmel St. Ann’s can do for you and your patients.

Please RSVP by October 30 at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling 614-234-4EMS.

November 4

7:30 - 11:30 AM

Mount Carmel St. Ann's Conference Center


Network with colleagues and enjoy breakfast

8:15 - 8:30 AM | WELCOME

8:30 - 9:45 AM | PRESENTATIONS

  • Ordinary back pain or acute cord compression?
    William Zerick, MD
  • Gastroesophageal reflux or biliary colic?
    Mark Davanzo, MD
  • Severe cellulitis or septic shock?
    Jane Emerick, MD
  • Migraine headache or brain aneurysm?
    Robert Gewirtz, MD
  • Harmless lump or incarcerated hernia?
    Bryan Grischow, DO

9:45 - 10:00 AM | BREAK

10:00 - 11:15 AM | PRESENTATIONS

  • Kidney stone or symptomatic aneurysm?
    Stephen Vincent, MD
  • Inconsequential bellyache or perforated colon?
    Kim Hamelberg, MD
  • Pulled muscle or ischemic leg?
    John Foor, MD
  • Vertigo or stroke?
    Trishena Jones, MD
  • Viral gastroenteritis or small bowel obstruction?
    Shane Brown, MD

11:15 - 11:30 AM | PANEL DISCUSSION


Physician Accreditation
Mount Carmel Health System is accredited by the Ohio State Medical Association (OSMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Mount Carmel Health System designates this live activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.