Emergency Department Workshops Agenda 
9:00am- 9:15amSickle Cell Disease Overview: Pathophysiology and EpidemiologyDr. Sara Day 
9:15am-10:30amEarly Detection and Treatment of Sickle Cell Emergencies:                            Dr. Sara Day, Dr. Artangela Henry, and Dr. Christina Wills 
 Acute Chest Syndrome  
 Splenic Sequestration Crisis  
 Aplastic Crisis  
10:30am-11:30amPharmacologic Strategies to Manage SCD Pain:Dr. Keesha Roach and Yvonne Carroll RN, JD 
 Challenges related to pain management  
 Concerns and fears related to addition  
 American Pain Society recommendations for administration of opioids  
11:30am-12:30pmCase Studies: Could This Death Have Been Prevented?Dr. Sara Day, Dr. Artangela Henry, and Dr. Christina Wills 


Guidelines and Resources Provided:

  • The Emergency Department Sickle Cell Assessment of Needs and Strengths (ED-SCANS): Algorithms to Guide Treatment
  • American Pain Society Guidelines
Session date: 
07/25/2024 - 9:00am to 12:00pm CDT
Baptist Memorial Hospital Exact location TBD
United States

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