STEP Council of the Genesee Region

STEP Conference 2024

STEP Conference

The STEP Conference will be held March 22nd-23rd, 2024 with a preconference on March 21st at the Hilton Garden Inn at College Town, 30 Celebration Drive, Rochester, NY 14620.

STEP is partnering with Monroe County Fire Chiefs, NYS Fire Chiefs and Vigilant Fire Training to provide a dedicated fire-related track in addition to the educational offerings for EMS, first responders and others interested in public safety and health-related issues. They are sponsoring a Thursday evening presentation by Nationally recognized speaker, Michael Lombardo, Commissioner & Chief of Department of the Buffalo Fire Department from 2006 to 2010, who will also be doing presentations during Friday sessions. There will be no charge for the Thursday presentation but registration is required.

Other plenary speakers include EMS Medical Director Dr Jeremy Cushman, Toxicologist Michelle Caliva, ED Physician Dr Maia Dorsett, and Pediatricians Drs Art Cooper, Elizabeth Murray & Elise Vanderjagt.

For the full conference, including breakfast and buffet lunch both days, plus the usual breaks, and coffee all day both days, the fee for attendees is only $210 if registered by March 18th . Additional pricing for a single day or for the preconference can be found on the registration site. Parking in the garage is free in the hotel parking spaces in the garage.

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For attendee registration or information CLICK HERE!

For information about conference-related questions, contact

Information on nominations for the Lloyd Leve or Joanna awards or the Chloe Alexson scholarship can be found by going to the STEP website page. The deadline for nomination letters is February 1st.

Info is also available on the Emergency Services Directory Facebook page.