27th Annual Scientific Assembly

Breve Dulce

What is Breve Dulce?

These ever-popular “short and sweet” sessions are seven-minute overviews and 25 slides packed full of information! We listened to your feedback and there are more Breve Dulce sessions this year.


Plan to catch a variety Breve Dulce topics at AAEM21 to round out your educational experience. Every 10 minutes there’s a new topic!



Breve Dulce Schedule

Monday, June 21 – Session 250 | Grand EF

3:15pm-3:25pm Bringing the Bronchoscope to the Bedside | Gregory P. Wu, MD FAAEM
3:25pm-3:35pm CT Perfusion: What Is It and When Do You Need It? | Rupal Jain, MD
3:35pm-3:45pm Balanced Solutions in the Management of Hypovolemic Hyperkalemia | George C. Willis, MD FAAEM
3:45pm-3:55pm POCUS for Press Ganey: Increasing Your Patient Satisfaction with Point-of-Care Ultrasound | Joshua Guttman, MD FRCPC FAAEM
3:55pm-4:05pm Patients at Risk of Early Decompensation When Admitted to a Non-ICU Setting | Jack C. Perkins Jr., MD FAAEM

All times are noted for Central Time Zone


Monday, June 21 – Session 285 | Grand EF

5:00pm-5:10pm Visualizing Your Code in Real Time | Roberta J. Pritchard, MD
5:10pm-5:20pm COVID Cure Worse Than the Disease | Matthew D. Zuckerman, MD FAAEM
5:20pm-5:30pm Gabapentin for Mild to Moderate Alcohol Withdrawal: Why (and How) You Should Use It | Gregory Patek, MD OD FAAEM
5:30pm-5:40pm The Thurgood Marshall Approach to EM 2021 | James K. Keaney, MD MAAEM FAAEM

All times are noted for Central Time Zone


Tuesday, June 22 – Session 335 | Regency B

10:15am-10:25am DIY Peritonsillar Abscess | Laura J. Bontempo, MD MEd FAAEM
10:25am-10:35am Tricks of the Trach | Patricia D. Panakos, MD FAAEM
10:35am-10:45am Fun with Fingers | Maura E. Sammon, MD FAAEM
10:45am-10:55am Tips and Tricks of Awake Intubations | Sean P. Dyer, MD FAAEM
10:55am-11:05am Why You Should Be Giving Children More Midazolam | Anne Whitehead, MD FAAEM
11:05am-11:15am Getting What you Deserve: Reimbursement for Medication Assisted Therapy | Jason Adler, MD FAAEM
11:15am-11:25am The Most Important Performance Indicators of an Independent Group | Andrea Brault, MD FAAEM
11:25am-11:35am Insulin Pump & Preventing the Patient Crump | Rupal Jain, MD
11:35am-11:45am Breaking Bad News: The Art of Death Notification | Andrew M. Bazakis, MD FAAEM
11:45am-11:55am Functional Pain Syndromes in the Emergency Department | Andrew S. Johnson, MD MPH FAAEM
11:55am-12:05pm What the Heck is a Jones Fracture Anyway? | James Webley, MD FAAEM

All times are noted for Central Time Zone


Tuesday, June 22 – Session 365 | Regency B

2:35pm-2:45pm In a Tight Spot: The Crashing Aortic Stenosis Patient | Patricia D. Panakos, MD FAAEM
2:45pm-2:55pm Resisting the EASY Button: Why It's Probably Not a UTI | Christopher R. Carpenter, MD MSc FAAEM AGSF
2:55pm-3:05pm How We Learn: Make the Most Of What You're Listening to Next! | Andrew W. Phillips, MD MEd FAAEM
3:05pm-3:15pm Medication Assisted Therapy | Matthew D. Zuckerman, MD FAAEM
3:15pm-3:25pm Understanding Demand and Capacity Mismatch in an Academic Emergency Department Using a Staggered Staircase Model | Bryan Stenson, MD
3:25pm-3:35pm When Should I Reverse Rocuronium with Sugammadex in the Emergency Department? | Skyler A. Lentz, MD FAAEM
3:35pm-3:45pm Fix Him!: Delivering Bad News | Bob Zemple IV, MD FAAEM
3:45pm-3:55pm Save the (Future) Babies! A Talk About RhoGAM | Molly K. Estes, MD FACEP FAAEM
3:55pm-4:05pm Work Wellness | Kraftin E. Schreyer, MD CMQ FAAEM
4:05pm-4:15pm Turn Down the Radiation, Please! CT Findings That Can be Diagnosed with POCUS | Joshua Guttman, MD FRCPC FAAEM FACEP
4:15pm-4:25pm Is That Rash Going to Kill Me? Rapid Review of Life-Threatening Rashes | Afrah Abdul Wahid Ali, MBBS FAAEM

All times are noted for Central Time Zone


Tuesday, June 22 – Session 390 | Regency B

5:00pm-5:10pm Determining Capacity | Melissa Myers, MD FAAEM
5:10pm-5:20pm Immunotherapy for Cancer: What the Emergency Physician Needs to Know | Paul S. Jansson, MD MS
5:20pm-5:30pm Resonating with Corona: Essential Ultrasound Findings in COVID-19 | Eric J. Chin, MD MBA FAAEM
5:30pm-5:40pm Unraveling Brown Recluse Bites | David B. Liss, MD FAAEM
5:40pm-5:50pm The Cost of Survival: Life-threatening Late Effects of Childhood Cancer Treatment | Loice A. Swisher, MD FAAEM

All times are noted for Central Time Zone


Wednesday, June 23 – Session 405 | Grand EF

8:45am-8:55am Advanced Buprenorphine Applications | David B. Liss, MD FAAEM
8:55am-9:05am Droperidol: Welcome Back Old Friend | Bruce M. Lo, MD MBA RDMS FAAEM
9:05am-9:15am Medical Lessons Learned & Forgotten From Historical Pandemics that Changed Public Health Practice and Society | Michael D. Owens, DO FAAEM
9:15am-9:25am Are You Performing GCS Correctly? | Wan-Tsu W. Chang, MD FAAEM
9:25am-9:35am Understanding the Endocannabinoid System (ECS) and Why It Matters to EM Physicians | Andrew Rizzo, DO FAAEM
9:35am-9:45am VP Shunt Malfunctions | Kathleen M. Stephanos, MD FAAEM

All times are noted for Central Time Zone