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CREST'S 13th Annual Northern New England Rural Emergency Services and Trauma Symposium

Join us virtually for the 13th Annual CREST Symposium for a day of continuing education that will present protocols, best practices, and skills training for care of the pregnant and neonatal patient.

Please note: The virtual conference meeting access link will be emailed to registered participants 24-48 hours prior to the start of the activity.

Activity Details
Start Date: November 19, 2020
End Date: November 19, 2020
Time: 8:00 am - 2:15 pm
Location: Virtual Event
Download: Event Brochure

Registration is online and by credit card only. Register Now

The registration fees are as follows:

  • Member MD: $75
  • Member Non-MD: $40
  • Non-Member MD: $85
  • Non-Member Non-MD: $45
  • EMS: $25
  • Residents and Full-time Students: $30

Preregistration and payment required. The registration deadline is 10 days prior to the activity date. There will be no refunds after the registration deadline has been reached. A $10 administrative fee for a registration fee of under $50, and a $25 administrative fee for a registration of $50 and over, will be retained on all refunds requested before the registration deadline. For registration questions, please e-mail clpd.support@hitchcock.org or call (603) 653-1234.

Speakers & Topics
8:00 am - 8:15 am Welcome and Opening Remarks
~ Scott Rodi, MD
8:15 am - 9:15 am Keynote: The Crisis of Rural Maternity Deserts: Opportunities for Collaboration and Innovation
~ Timothy Fisher, MD
9:15 am - 10:00 am Overview of EMTALA Requirements, and How to Avoid Compliance Pitfalls?
~ Kim Troland, JD
10:00 am - 10:15 am Break
10:15 am - 11:00 am Help! There’s a Baby Coming!
~ Julie Vieth, MBChB
11:00 am - 11:45 am PE in Pregnancy
~ Deb Ornstein, MD
11:45 am - 12:30 pm Lunch
12:30 pm - 1:15 pm Perimortem C-Section
~ Kurt Rhynhart, MD
1:15 pm - 2:00 pm Neonatal Resuscitation: What you Need to Know Now
~ Michelle Tyler, MD & Steve Ringer, MD
2:00 pm - 2:15 pm Closing Remarks “Where do we go from here?”
~ Evie Marcolini, MD
Learning Outcome(s)

At the conclusion of this learning activity, participants will be able to discuss best practice, including appropriate skills training, in order to confirm understanding of ways to improve care of rural pregnant and neonatal patients with acute illnesses and injuries.


Dartmouth-Hitchcock is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Nursing Continuing Education Council is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This educational activity carries 5 contact hours.

Receiving Credit

The follow steps must be completed in order to receive credit for this event:

  • Register for the event online
  • Attend the event or session(s). A credit tracking sheet will be provided.
  • Complete the online evaluation - Must be submitted within 30 days after the activity

    Accessing the Online Evaluation (The evaluation is available the day after the event)

  • Log onto https://ce.dartmouth-hitchcock.org/login.aspx
  • Click on the My Activities link in the left side menu. Then click on the name of the activity you attended.
  • Click on the Resume button.
  • Click the Continue button until the Evaluation tab is active, and then click the Launch button.
  • Fill out the evaluation and then click submit. Credits will then be applied to your transcript. You can view your updated transcript by clicking on the "View Transcript" button.

View the Completing an Evaluation and Claiming Credit tutorial.

For questions or technical support, please email clpd.support@hitchcock.org or call (603) 653-1234.

Additional Information

For registration questions, please e-mail clpd.support@hitchcock.org.

For event questions, please email Rachel.E.Gordon@hitchcock.org.

If you do not wish to be included on the conference participant list, please email clpd.support@hitchcock.org to inform us.

The CME and CNE Offices are not liable for expenses incurred by participants due to cancellation or changes in programs.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Employees - Tuition fees must be paid online by credit card. D-H Accounts Payable will no longer process internal transfers of registration fees. Individuals must pay online with a credit card and then seek reimbursement, if appropriate.

Type:     Live Activity
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