This 2019 ACEP Ambassador and Colleagues trip will center around two events, hosted by Dr. Vitaliy Krylyuk, ACEP Liaison for Ukraine and his colleague Dr. Ivan Kuzminsky:
1) An annual nationwide EMS Rally with several nearby countries also invited…in Uzhorod, Ukraine from June 5-June 7. We will have a team of us joining in as lecturers on the first day, then joining in with our Ukraine colleagues as they compete at Mock Disaster scenes and are scored on their performances. Over 40 Ambulance teams will participate in this EMS Rally, after the first day of lectures.
Accompanying me, as it stands, will be Dr. Sean Kivlehan, Director of Harvard’s International EM Fellowship; and Dr. Magnus Simonsson of Sweden, an ACEP International member specializing in EM and Cardiology.
2) 1st Annual Simulation Medicine Conference in Ternopil, Ukraine June 3. Details of the itinerary and participants in this one day Simulation medicine Symposium are pending.
looking forward to it!!!!!
On Monday June 4 Dr Nunez and Heather and I visited the beautiful area of the Ukraine Rada (Congress) and the historic Presidential Palace near the Ministry of Health. Then to a meeting with three MOH deputies involved with Nursing and Surgery and EM and EMS reform in Ukraine. Great meeting.
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