Prof. Quincy Metz
Quincy Metz is a graduate of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, VA. He also holds an undergraduate degree in Criminal Justice and a Master’s degree in Criminal Justice from Loyola University in New Orleans, where he also serves as an Adjunct Professor of Criminal Justice. In addition, Quincy Metz serves on the Board of Directors for Habitat for Humanity, Children’s Advocacy Center, St. Peter School Board, the St. Tammany Outreach for the Prevention of Suicide, and was recently asked to serve on the Leadership Board for United Way.
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.
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.