National Grand Rounds - October 2023
Recorded On: 10/10/2023
CBRNE Education in Ukraine
Presenter: Kathy Kopec, DO, FACMT, Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine; Division Director of Medical Toxicology, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC
- Discuss how the course was adjusted and developed for the Ukraine environment
- Understand the challenges of the training course to an international environment
- Examine the lessons learned and opportunities for further growth
About The Series: ACMT's Grand Rounds offer an in-depth and interactive platform for learning and discussion about issues that impact the research and practice of medical toxicology. Experts from within and outside medical toxicology will share their knowledge and experience and highlight areas for collaboration and mutual understanding.
This webinar is for ACMT members only.
Nicholas Nacca, MD (Moderator)
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Director of Medical Toxicology, Associate Fellowship Director of Medical Toxicology Fellowship Program
University of Rochester Medical Center
Dr. Nacca was born Rochester NY. He completed his undergraduate work at University of Rochester with a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience. He completed medical school, Emergency Medicine residency training, and Medical Toxicology fellowship at SUNY Upstate Medical University and the Upstate Poison Control Center. He currently works as an Emergency Physician and Medical Toxicologist at University of Rochester Medical Center where he serves as the Director of Medical Toxicology. The Medical Toxicology consult service at URMC provides 24/7 call coverage for Strong Memorial Hospital and affiliates, fielding both inpatient and outpatient consultations for management of both intentional and unintentional ingestions, overdoses, and environmental exposures. Dr. Nacca’s focus is on Medical Toxicology and Emergency Medicine education, with interest in novel psychoactive substances and adulterated drugs of abuse.
Kathryn Kopec, DO, FACMT
Associate Professor, Division Director of Medical Toxicology
Carolinas Medical Center
Dr. Kathryn Kopec is currently an Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and the Director of the Medical Toxicology Division at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC. Dr. Kopec obtained her bachelor's degree in biology from the University of Dayton and her medical degree from Michigan State College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her Emergency Medicine residency and Medical Toxicology fellowship at Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, PA. She is currently on the ACMT Board of Directors. Academically her interests involved global toxicology, drugs of abuse, agitated delirium and toxicology education.