"Excellent conference! Very engaging, interactive speakers. Content is useful for any area of practice. They do an excellent job of making you want to be a better person, as well as a better practitioner!"

About Emergency Medicine Institute

The EMI conferences are focused on improving and transforming how you practice medicine.

Our objective is to make this the best conference you have ever attended.  

John Bielinski, Jr. is committed to creating a collaborative learning environment. Learning is enhanced through shared experiences. To break through the traditional hierarchy that inhibits discussion amongst attendees, we have developed a conference that actually allows attendees to share their experiences.

John is a dedicated medical professional and together with his team are committed to creating an engaging learning experience for conference attendees. We are putting an end to traditional, antiquated teaching techniques that you may find from other CME courses by implementing innovative strategies to improve comprehension and retention of core concepts.

  • Conquer the realities of working shifts in an acute care setting.
  • A collaborative learning environment for medical providers.
  • Relevant and innovative content delivered to prepare providers to immediately apply clinically.
  • Improve comprehension and retention of core concepts.

Our Faculty

John Bielinski, MS, PA-C

Listen to John on his podcast, Talk EM, or check him out on YouTube.

John Bielinski, M.S. PA-C has 15 years as a critical access EM PA and 5 years as a hospitalist covering floor and ICU patients.

After serving in the United States Marine Corps, John found his love for medicine working EMS.  He earned a master’s degree in family and emergency medicine.

During this period John fostered a passion for teaching.  He committed himself as a medical educator founding CME4Life, one of the nation’s fastest growing medical education providers specializing in PA Review courses for the PANCE and PANRE. See the colleges and universities John has taught at: HERE.

John also has served as an educator for two local universities in Western New York, providing instruction on advanced cardiac life support, lab medicine, EKG and radiology to PA students, paramedics, and nurses.

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Michael Sharma, MS, PA-C

Mike Sharma, MPAS, PA-C, is an emergency medicine and acute care PA who practices in Dallas, TX.  After obtaining a Bachelor’s Degree in biomedical science from Texas A&M University, he served as an officer in the U.S. Army.  Mike then graduated from the Interservice Physician Assistant Program, after which he served as a military PA, including a deployment to Afghanistan.  Mike is an energetic and innovative educator who is passionate about sharing his insights with fellow medical professionals as well as learning from their experiences.

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Robert D. Steinhaus

Mr. Steinhaus is an attorney specializing in medical malpractice cases.  He completed his education at SUNY Buffalo receiving a Bachelor’s degree in communications.  He went on to receive his law degree from the University of Bridgeport School of Law in Bridgeport, CT.  His professional associations include: American Bar Association (AMA), American Association from Justice (AAJ), New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) and New York State Trial Lawyer Association.

Elizabeth M. Midgley, Esq.

Elizabeth M. Midgley is a partner at Anspach Law, a regional law firm with offices in multiple states.  Ms. Midgley is an experienced trial attorney with success defending matters involving medical malpractice, dental malpractice, long term care facilities, professional malpractice defense, legal professionalism and ethics, premises liability, motor vehicle accidents, railroad law, and general negligence litigation. Ms. Midgley regularly counsels and advises attorneys, hospitals, physicians, long term care facilities, businesses, and other medical professionals.

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