The Division organizes and sponsors the annual New England EMS Leadership Conference in late November, in cooperation with the New England Council for EMS, bringing together administrative and clinical leadership attendees from EMS programs throughout the area.  EMS Fellows from area programs are strongly encouraged to attend and enjoy the networking opportunities.


Annual EMS conferences

Please click on the links below for meeting and registration information:

National Association of State EMS Officials (NASEMSO), East Region Fall Meeting  October 30, 2019 Burlington, VT

National Association for EMS Physicians (NAEMSP), January 6-11, 2020, San Diego, CA

Society of Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM), May 11-14, 2021, Atlanta, GA

New England Council for EMS 2019NECEMS Logo 2019NECEMS Logo 2019

8:00 AM

Registration and Breakfast


8:30 AM


Dr. Kenneth Williams-Brown Physicians/Division of EMS

8:45 AM

BioSpatial Collaborative-What Is It and What Can It Do For You

Dave Zaiman-BioSpatial

9:45 AM

New England Updates and Ideas for Apps in EMS

Mike Varney, FirstNet & Kevin McGinnis-First Net Public Safety Advisory Board

10:45 AM

Morning Break


11:00 AM

Update in Management of Cardiogenic Shock

Dr. Herb Aronow-Lifespan


Ultrasound in EMS

Dr. Scott Pasichow




1:00 PM

Intro/Update: Committee for Tactical Emergency Casualty Response


Understanding and Normalizing Acute Stress and PTSD

Dr. Rich Kamin

CT Dept of Public Health

1:45 PM

State Collaboration Projects:

1:45-1:55 NE EMS Protocols-Dr. Rich Kamin

1:55-2:05 Non-Opioid Protocols-Dr. Jon Burstein;

2:05-2:15 Ketamine Data- Dr. Kate Zimmerman

2:15-2:25 REPLICA

2:25-2:35 Data Sharing/BioSpatial-Dr. Williams

2:25-2:35 Interstate Compact

New England EMS Leaders

2:35 PM

Afternoon Break


2:50 PM

TBI Guideline

Dr. Kate Zimmerman, Maine EMS

3:10 PM

Future of EMS Council

Dan Manz, VT EMS Retired

National Educator for REPLICA


Past Meetings:

Critical Care Transport Medicine Conference (CCTMC), April 15-17, 2019, Albuquerque, NM

The New England Council for EMS November 19, 2018, Newport, RI

NASEMSO Spring Meeting May 21-24, 2018, Providence, RI

SAEM May 15-18, 2018, Indiannapolis, IN

AMPA CCTMC, April 9-11, 2018 San Antonio, TX

NAEMSP, January 8-13, 2018, San Diego, CA

NASEMSO Fall Meeting, October 9-12, 2017, Oklahoma City, OK

New England Council for EMS Conference, November 19-20, 2017, Newport, RI 

SAEM May 16-19, 2017, Orlando, FL

AMPA CCTMC Meeting, April 10-12, 2017, San Antonio, TX

2016 UEMF/NEC EMS Conference is scheduled for November 21, 2016

AMPA April 11-13 2016 Charlotte, NC

NASEMSO April 4-6 2016 Bethesda, MD

NAEMSP January 24-26 2017 /Medical Director's Course January 21-23 2016 New Orleans, LA

2015 UEMF/NEC EMS Conference Material