Wed. Sept. 14

8:00 AM 8:10 AM Welcome from the Course Directors
8:10 AM 8:50 AM Toxicology Cases: What the Intensivist Must Know in 2022*
8:50 AM 9:00 AM Burning Clinical Question: Should I Use Midodrine to Get My Patient off Vasopressors?*
9:00 AM 9:05 AM Stretch
9:05 AM 9:35 AM Oncologic Emergencies for the General Intensivist*
9:35 AM 10:10 AM A Case-Based Approach to Common Arrhythmias
10:10 AM 10:20 AM Burning Clinical Question: Can I Convert A-Fib to Sinus Without Anticoagulation?*
10:20 AM 10:40 AM Break and Guided Meditation
10:40 AM 11:15 AM Updates in the Management of Massive and Submassive PE
11:15 AM 11:45 AM Heart Failure in the ICU: Tips and Tricks for Diagnosis and Management
11:45 AM 12:00 PM Burning Clinical Question: What’s the Right Ratio in Hemorrhagic Shock?*
12:00 PM 12:55 PM Lunch Break
12:55 PM 1:45 PM Vents 101: A Review for Beginners
1:45 PM 1:55 PM Stretch
1:55 PM 2:25 PM The Management of Critically Ill COVID Patients in 2022*
2:25 PM 2:55 PM Critical Illness Survivorship: What the ICU Team MUST Know
2:55 PM 3:15 PM Break and Rejuvenation Exercises
3:15 PM 3:55 PM Infectious Disease Emergencies You Cannot Miss*
3:55 PM 4:25 PM Antibiotics Stat: Best Practices for Empiric Coverage for Sepsis
4:25 PM 4:30 PM Stretch
4:30 PM 4:40 PM Quick Hit: Tips for Anticoagulant Reversal
4:40 PM 5:10 PM We Got ROSC! Now What…?
5:10 PM 5:50 PM Doubling Down on the D Word to Improve Communication and Culture in your ICU: Care of the Dying Patient*
5:50 PM 5:55 PM Bringing It All Together

Thurs. Sept. 15

8:00 AM 8:05 AM Day 2: Introduction and Overview
8:05 AM 8:55 AM #Sedation Goals: Best Practices for Managing Pain, Agitation and Delirium
8:55 AM 9:05 AM Burning Clinical Question: When Do I Need to Stop Propofol for High Triglycerides?*
9:05 AM 9:10 AM Stretch
9:10 AM 9:55 AM An Evidence-Based Approach Hypoxic Respiratory Failure
9:55 AM 10:05 AM Burning Clinical Question: How Do I Care for the Paralyzed Patient?*
10:05 AM 10:25 AM Break and Guided Meditation
10:25 AM 11:00 AM High Flow, Low Flow: Deciphering Oxygen Delivery Devices
11:00 AM 11:10 AM Burning Clinical Question: What is a Time-Limited Trial?*
11:10 AM 11:40 AM Critical Thinking in Critical Care: Thinking Strategies to Minimize Cognitive Errors in the ICU*
11:40 AM 11:50 AM Quick Hit: The Process of Proning
11:50 AM 12:40 PM Lunch Break
12:40 PM 1:30 PM Vents 102: Troubleshooting the Ventilator – Your Knowledge from Plateau to Peak
1:30 PM 1:35 PM Stretch
1:35 PM 2:05 PM Updates on the Use of Non-Invasive Ventilation in the ICU
2:05 PM 2:15 PM Quick Hit: Intubation Pearls for the Non-Intubator
2:15 PM 2:25 PM Burning Clinical Question: Should This Patient with Respiratory Failure Get Steroids?*
2:25 PM 2:45 PM Break and Rejuvenation Exercises
2:45 PM 3:30 PM Bedside Tools for Evaluation of Shock
3:30 PM 3:40 PM Burning Clinical Question: Does My Patient Need Stress Ulcer Prophylaxis?
3:40 PM 4:20 PM Best Practices for Vent Weaning and Liberation
4:20 PM 4:25 PM Stretch
4:25 PM 4:35 PM Quick Hit: Post-Extubation Stridor
4:35 PM 5:05 PM Diagnosis and Management of Pneumothoraces in the ICU
5:05 PM 5:30 PM Tracheostomy Tips for the General Intensivist
5:30 PM 6:10 PM It’s 3am and Your Pager Goes Off…Challenging Cases in Critical Care

Fri. Sept. 16

8:00 AM 8:10 AM Day 3: Introduction and Overview
8:10 AM 8:45 AM A Case-Based Approach to Shock and Vasopressors
8:45 AM 9:05 AM Quick Hit: Improving Sleep in the ICU
9:05 AM 9:10 AM Stretch
9:10 AM 9:20 AM Burning Clinical Question: How Should I Communicate with My Intubated Patient?*
9:20 AM 10:00 AM A Case-Based Approach to Altered Mental Status
10:00 AM 10:20 AM Break and Guided Meditation
10:20 AM 11:10 AM Trials and Tribulations of Transferring Critically Ill Patients*
11:10 AM 11:35 AM When Pressors are Not Enough: The ABCs of Mechanical Circulatory Support
11:35 AM 11:40 AM Stretch
11:40 AM 12:10 PM ECMO 101: What It Is and When to Refer
12:10 PM 1:00 PM Lunch Break
1:00 PM 1:35 PM A Case-Based Approach to Acid Base Disorders in the ICU
1:35 PM 2:05 PM A Case-Based Approach to Electrolyte Abnormalities in the ICU
2:05 PM 2:15 PM Burning Clinical Question: When Should I Start TPN?
2:15 PM 2:35 PM Break and Rejuvenation Exercises
2:35 PM 3:15 PM Point-of-Care Ultrasound: A Live Patient Demonstration of What the Intensivist Must Know – Part 1 (The Basics)
3:15 PM 3:25 PM Stretch
3:25 PM 4:05 PM Point-of-Care Ultrasound: A Live Patient Demonstration of What the Intensivist Must Know – Part 2
4:05 PM 4:10 PM Stretch
4:10 PM 4:45 PM When Airway Obstruction Becomes Critical: AECOPD and Status Asthmaticus*
4:45 PM 5:20 PM Clinician, Heal Thyself: Self-Care to Mitigate Burnout During the Pandemic
5:20 PM 5:25 PM Closing Remarks

Program changes/substitutions may be made without notice.
This agenda was updated on 3/18/2022.
* Qualifies for Risk Management Credit
✻ Optional Wellness Activity


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