Welcome to the George E Moerkirk Emergency Medicine Institute

An innovative class in emotional trauma from both responder and survivor/patient perspectives. By responders, for responders. Please join us May 5-6, 2018 from 0800-1700 at Lehigh Valley Cedar Crest. To register please go to www.emiclasses.com and select "ETLS". Space is limted so please register today.

Day 1:

  • Module 1: ETLS Intro
  • Module 2: Responder Mental Health
    • Stress pathophysiology / disorders
    • Trauma pathophysiology / disorders
    • Treatment & Mental Health professional options
    • Suicide prevention and how to help a colleague
    • Prevention and resilience

Day 2:

  • Module 3: Grief support
  • Module 4: Death notification
  • Module 4: Special operations
    • Pediatric death
    • Hospice, DNR's, Dealing with the dying patient
    • Dealing with the media
    • Violent death (homicides / suicides and crime scenes)

Quick Documents

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Prehospital Sepsis Alert Education

  • Stream our instructive video regarding Prehospital Sepsis Alerts by clicking here
  • Download the Prehospital Sepsis Alert Criteria Card

Prehospital Research

Interested in Prehospital Research? Let us help you get started. You can also watch a great video that describes the entire process. Click here to watch our instructive video.

Prehospital Research Request Form

Additional Classes Available

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Mailing Address

George E Moerkirk Emergency Medicine Institute
2100 Mack Blvd
PO Box 4000
Allentown, PA 18105-4000

(484) 884-0280 Business
(484) 884-0070 Fax