Gary Sanderson, Board Certified Emergency Medicine Physician, Banner Payson Medical Center; Director, Team Health

Gary Sanderson, Board Certified Emergency Medicine Physician, Banner Payson Medical Center; Director, Team Health

Gary Sanderson is a board-certified emergency medicine physician employed with Team Health and is the current Facility Medical Director at Banner Payson Medical Center. He completed his ER residency training at Maricopa Medical Center and graduated from Kansas City University of Medicine and Bioscience in 2005. 

Drugs of Abuse

Ballroom C

Come and discuss your next potential call with drugs of abuse, signs, symptoms, and treatments. We will examine trends of drug abuse, novel drugs of abuse, and treatment for drug overdose.

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Being the Best by Hiding in the Past Is Wholly Unacceptable

Grand Ballroom

Since the beginning of our EMS careers (and even before), we have been taught various practices of health care. Times have changed and so should your practices in medicine. If you believe the things that were taught in your EMT classes, conferences, etc., were true, let’s review what is currently accepted practice and what is […]

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Drug Addiction in the Workplace – Coping with the Job

Grand Ballroom

The “JOB” leads to many healthy and unhealthy habits. Let’s discuss drug addiction in the workplace and come away with a better awareness of the problem. Let’s discuss tactics and plan how to combat this unhealthy habit of the JOB! We will discuss the scope of the problem, cases of actual drug abuse on the […]

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EKG STEMI

Ballroom C

Interactive class to learn the patterns of a STEMI on EKG. Learn a normal EKG pattern, STEMI patterns, and practice!

Advanced Basic
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Ketamine – What Is All the Rage?

Ballroom C

Come learn the ins and outs of Ketamine in a fun, interactive style, including pharmacology, indications for use, contraindications of use, and establishing guidelines and protocols.

Advanced Basic
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Airway Management – If You Have Ever Said 02 Never Hurts Anyone, You Might Want to Think Again

Cascade E

If you have ever said or heard anybody say O2 never hurt anyone, you need to be at this lecture! Come and learn/relearn about the medication Oxygen! We will discuss O2 use, risk/harm with O2 use, benefits of O2 use, and developing O2 use guidelines and protocols.

Advanced Basic
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