Emma Aufderhar

Co-founder of Roriko

Emma Aufderhar has provided training and expertise to over 30,000 students in the U.S. and abroad. He is utilized as an expert in narcotic investigations and substance abuse training. She is a consultant and contractor for the Department of Defense, California Peace Officers Standards and Training, Bureau of Justice Assistance, Crime Prevention, COPS program. She has been an adjunct professor and on staff for over 12 years at Sierra College in California, where she was named “Professor of the Year” in 2008.

12.30 - 1.30 PM

Day - 2 13 Oct 2021

Seizures: More Than A Convulsion

This session provides a basic understanding of the pathophysiology associated with seizures, presentation of the various types of seizures, and prehospital management of the seizure patient. Topics covered include: basic pathophysiology related to primary and secondary seizures; and, signs and symptoms associated with various types of seizures.

6.00 - 7.00 PM

Day - 2 13 Oct 2021

Sudden Death or Overtime

The incidence of out-of-hospital sudden cardiac arrest is well documented. One subset of this population encompasses young and apparently healthy individuals who participate in strenuous physical activity. This session reviews the underlying pathophysiology that may result in SCA among this group and provides strategies not only for EMS treatment, but also for early recognition of athletes who may be at risk.

12.30 - 1.30 PM

Day - 1 12 Oct 2021

ALS Secrets for BLS Providers

What would happen if you took the additional knowledge and experience of the ALS provider, distilled it down to core concepts, and gave it to the BLS provider? Come to this presentation to find out!

6.00 - 7.00 PM

Day - 1 12 Oct 2021

Disaster Management Response

The medically fragile homebound residents of our communities are an often underserved population. Increasing numbers of adult and pediatric patients are being discharged to home with complicated diagnoses.