RP2003A Pediatric Neonatal and Adult ECMO Course

Dallas, TX US
March 23, 2020 to March 25, 2020

 

This course will include indications and contraindications for ECMO, patient and ECMO circuit physiology, cannulation techniques, anticoagulation, and other aspects of ECMO patient care and management. There will be  12 hours of didactics and 9 hours of small group hands-on simulation sessions to provide instruction on topics such as ECMO circuit check, alarms, pressure monitoring, how to connect CVVH and plasmapheresis circuits to the ECMO circuit. We will also utilize clinical case scenarios, and technological resources to facilitate team training and clinical critical thinking and decision making. The course is appropriate for centers new to ECMO or those wanting to expand their expertise in neonatal, pediatric and adult ECMO.


                                                   

Target Audience

This instructive 3 day ELSO Endorsed course is designed for physicians and other healthcare professionals caring for patients who recieve Extracorporeal Life Support.

 

 

Learning Objectives

  1. Assess ECMO candidacy and patient selection implications.
  2. Configure the ECMO circuit integrating patient physiology considerations.
  3. Demonstrate competence in the daily management of patients on ECMO.

 

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 20.25 AMA
  • 20.25 Attendance
  • 1.25 Ethics
Course opens: 
10/10/2019
Course expires: 
03/25/2021
Event starts: 
03/23/2020 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
03/25/2020 - 3:30pm
Cost:
$2,300.00
Rating: 
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UT Southwestern Medical Center-West Campus Bldg. 3
2001 Inwood Road, 3rd Floor
Dallas, TX 75390
United States

Travel

Directions

From I-35E (Stemmons Frwy.)

  • Exit Inwood Rd.
  • Travel north on Inwood to the second traffic light
  • Turn left into the building drive

From Harry Hines Blvd.

  • Exit onto West Inwood Rd.
  • Turn right at the first traffic light

From southbound Inwood Rd.

  • Turn right at the first traffic light after crossing under Harry Hines. After you go underneath Harry Hines Blvd., take the first right turn into West Campus Building 3.

Parking at West Campus Building 3

Valet is in front of the building or Self-Park is straight ahead; (Visitor Parking is on the 1st Floor)

From the front door entrance, you will see elevators on your right. Take the elevators to the Simulation Center on the 3rd Floor.

Unless noted below, none of the faculty have disclosed relevant financial relationships with ACCME-defined commercial Interest

ECMO COURSE FACULTY

 

Lakshmi Raman, M.D.

Course Director

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas

 

Raymond Nkwantabisa, M.D.

Co-Course Director

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas

 

 

Accreditation and Credit Designation Statements

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 20.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The presentations titled, “ECMO Ethics and Economics”  and "Patient Selection" have been designated by The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center for 1.25 credit hour  in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.

 

Available Credit

  • 20.25 AMA
  • 20.25 Attendance
  • 1.25 Ethics

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/10/2019
Course expires: 
03/25/2021

Price

Cost:
$2,300.00
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Registration

 

To register:

  1. "Login" to your existing account or create an account in EthosCE, online learning management system, by selecting the "create an account" link.
  2. On this course page click the "add to cart" button.
  3. In the following "checkout" pages you will verify and process your payment.
  4. After registration is completed, a confirmation will be sent by email.