43rd Annual Alaska EMS Symposium

Southern Region EMS Council, Inc.

November 7-10, 2018

Egan Center, Anchorage, Alaska


The EMS providers of Alaska and the individuals they serve, are seeking speakers who are interested in presenting at the Annual EMS Symposium. There are many opportunities at this year’s Symposium. We have an open slot for one, 16-hour, two-day course on the 7th and 8th. Additional Pre-Symposium offerings on the 8th are divided into 4-hour and 8-hour blocks. The Symposium (9th and 10th) itself includes many 1.5-hour session opportunities.


Topic areas that continue to be in demand here in Alaska are:

  • Pediatrics
  • BLS, ALS and combined presentation for CME hours
  • EMS Leadership and Management
  • EMS Education and Instructor Topics
  • Trauma and Medical Mass Casualty
  • Search and Rescue
  • Drunk or Violent Patients
  • Data Collection and Interpretation

Speakers who are interested in presenting at the Alaska EMS Symposium must submit the following:

  • Curriculum Vitae or;
  • Resume or;
  • Statement of Qualifications (including job title, university degrees and professional credentials)
  • Topics you are interested in presenting
  • Best methods of contacting you (email, phone, etc.)

Links to, or reprints of, the speaker’s personal web page will not be accepted.


The deadline for submissions is May 31, 2018.


Please submit to:


Terry Gormley

Regional Training Manager

(907) 562-6449

Management of Acute Burn Wounds

Educational offering for

RNs and CNAs Presented by

Dr. Elisha Brownson


April 2, 2018

5-6 a.m. and 7-8 a.m.

ANMC Conference Room 2


April 5, 2018

5-6 p.m.

ANMC Conference Room 1


Course Objectives:

• Describe burn wound assessment and how to

evaluate burn depth

• Discuss when and how to perform burn wound


• Explore options for initial burn wound care

To sign up for the course, ANMC employees can register through 

Healthstream. Non-ANMC employees can register at sign in.

Management of Acute Burn Wounds Flyer 2018
Management of Acute Burn Wounds_2018.pdf
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A learning symposium for health care providers

to improve patient outcomes


MAY 7-8, 2018

Alaska Pacific University

Anchorage, AK

Free for Alaska

health care providers


A unique opportunity to

learn proper burn care.

Attendees will participate in interactive scenarios in burn and wound care, assessments, treatment, stabilization and transfer, along with instructor led learning sessions and discussion.


Online registration

Registration is limited and on a first-come, first-serve basis. Participants must register online:


Continuing education credits available

CE/CME education credits available for attendees who participate in the full two-day symposium. Please choose which credits you would like to receive when registering.


SpringHill Suites Anchorage University Lake

A limited number of rooms are available at a discounted rate. Follow the unique link on the registration page by April 15, 2018.


Limited travel reimbursement available

More information upon registration.



Please email Tony Rich at

Alaskan Burn Patient Symposium Flier
Burn Symposium Collateral Flier.pdf
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Burn Resuscitation

Educational offering for RNs and CNAs Presented by

Dr. Elisha Brownson


June 5, 2018

5-6 a.m. and 7-8 a.m.

ANMC Conference Room 2


June 7, 2018

5-6 p.m. and 7-8 p.m.


ANMC Conference Room 1


Course Objectives:


• Understand the pathophysiology of burn shock

• Learn to estimate total body surface area (TBSA)

and calculate initial resuscitation requirements

• Recognize challenges to burn resuscitation and

signs of failed resuscitation

• Understand complications of over-resuscitation

• Explore guidelines for resuscitation in delayed

transport or austere environments

To sign up for the course, ANMC employees can register through 

Healthstream. Non-ANMC employees can register at sign in.

Burn Resuscitation Flyer 2018
Burn Resuscitation Flyer 2018.pdf
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RACI 2018 Registration Opening Soon!

Join Us for RACI 2018 as we begin our discussion on Systems of Care. We will be talking CARES, Get with the Guidelines, how and whys of data gathering and how it is being used to guide best practices in and out of hospital.


This year we welcome the ACEP Alaska, will be holding a mini resuscitation academy update, in preparation for a full blown resuscitation academy this fall. Along with a full day of EMS scenarios for skills sign offs, and information sharing.


Plus much, much more. Registration opens on March 23rd.

For more information please click here for a copy of our informational flyer.


Looking forward to seeing you at race 2018!


Meeting of the Ravens

Thursday May 17th • 12-5PM


Registration Opening Soon
Thursday-Saturday • May 17-19, 2018


Located at the BP Energy Center

900 E Benson Blvd, Anchorage, AK 99508

2018 Interior Region EMS Symposium

Barter Board

Check out SREMSC's new Barter Board on Facebook! You can view and barter for surplus emergency services materials all over Alaska! Just request to join our group by clicking on the image above!

Symposium 2017 Award Photographs

Below is a selection of our Opening Session photographs and award photographs from our 2017 Symposium.