Location: Texas Medical Association
Address401 W. 15th Street, Austin, TX 78701

Schedule At-a-Glance

Registration at TMA entrance/lobby

Medical Student & Program Directors tracks
Resident Didactics & Ol-EM-pics 
Awards Reception & Job Fair at TMA


Physician Education Sessions
11:00 am TCEP Annual Business Meeting
Awards Luncheon
Member Reception at TMA

Capitol Visits with Legislators until noon


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Registration for Connect is no longer available.


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Agenda Times
Sunday, April 16, 2023 - Resident & Medical Student Programming
7:00-8:00am Registration & Breakfast at TMA
8:00am-12:00pm Resident Ol-EM-pics/Didactics at TMA
8:30-12:00pm Medical Student Programming at Doubletree Hotel
12:00-1:00pm Resident Lunch
12:00-1:30pm Medical Student Residency Fair + Lunch
1:00-4:00pm Resident Ol-EM-pics at Wooldridge Park
1:30-4:30pm Medical Student Games at Doubletree Hotel
4:30-6:00pm Awards Reception + Job Fair at TMA
Continuing Medical Education
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American College of Emergency Physicians and the Texas College of Emergency Physicians. The American College of Emergency Physicians is accredited by the ACCME to
provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American College of Emergency Physicians designates this Live activity for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Monday, April 17, 2023 - Physician Programming
7:30-8:30am Registration and Continental Breakfast at TMA Building

CME Session: Ethical Cases from the Emergency Department

Presented by: Bobby Greenberg, MD, Angela Gardner, MD

9:30-9:45am Break with Exhibitors

CME Session: Surprising Opioid Toxicities and Their Unexpected Antidotes

Presented by: Spencer Greene, MD

10:45am Walk to Doubletree Hotel 
11:00am-12:30pm TCEP Annual Business Meeting and Elections
12:30-1:30pm Awards Luncheon
1:30pm Walk to TMA

CME Session: New E&M Documentation: How is Reimbursement Affected?

Presented by: Shant Pezeshkian, MD, Jim Brand, MD

1:50-2:25pm TCEP Board of Directors Meeting
2:15-2:30pm Break with Exhibitors
2:30-3:30pm Session: Update on LLSA and the Transition to EMCert

Presented by: Sterling Overstreet, MD, Heidi Knowles, MD, Anant Patel, MD, AJ Kirk, MD


Keynote Presentation: Emergency Medicine's Role in Player Safety in the NFL

Presented by: Dr. Thom Mayer, Medical Director of the NFL Players Association

4:30-5:30pm Member Reception with Exhibitors
Tuesday, April 18, 2023 Legislative Day
7:00-7:10am Breakfast Tacos and Coffee at TMA Building
7:10-7:35am Advocacy Training
7:45am Walk to Capitol for Group Photo
8:00am-12:00pm Capitol Visits with Legislators
12:00pm Return to TMA Building for Light Lunch and Feedback Forms

Schedule/Agenda subject to change.