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PRINCIPLES OF PEDIATRIC ANESTHESIA and CRITICAL CARE

The Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel * | Boston , USA
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Title: PRINCIPLES OF PEDIATRIC ANESTHESIA and CRITICAL CARE
Specialty: Anesthesiology
Dates: From May, 8, 2015 to May, 10, 2015
Location: Boston , USA
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 495 to 795 USD
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The Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel *

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The Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 29.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada recognizes conferences and workshops held outside of Canada that are developed by a university, academy, hospital, specialty society or college as accredited group learning activities.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ claimed by physicians attending live events certified and organized in the United States for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ can be claimed through the agreement on mutual recognition of credits between UEMS and AMA, considered as being equal to the European Continuous Medical Education Credits (ECMEC©) granted by the UEMS. One AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ is equivalent to one (1) hour of European EACCME Credit (ECMEC©), therefore up to 29.25 ECMEC© Credits are available. Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.

This program has been approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 26 CE credits. Code Number 1030212; Expiration Date 05/10/2015.

May 8-10, 2015 The following sessions/days in this course meet the requirements for Risk Management Credit as proscribed by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine and defined in 243 CMR 2.06(5)(d) I. Please check with your individual state licensing board requirements before claiming risk management credit(s). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity:

Concerned Audience:
  • Medical_Professionals
  • Medical_students
  • Nurses
Event Overview
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The recent growth and sub-specialization of pediatric anesthesia has identified specific areas that are unique when compared to the general practice of anesthesia. This course provides a comprehensive, up-to-date and current research review of the most important changes and advances relevant to the practice of pediatric anesthesia and critical care. The program includes a variety of evidence based lectures with question and answer sessions, hands-on workshops in difficult airway management, regional anesthesia and introduction to basic transesophageal ECHO management. Our aim is to provide new information and skills that will impact and improve safety and quality in the pediatric operating room and the intensive care unit.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

At the conclusion of this course, the participants will be able to:

  • Evaluate neurotoxicity and anesthetic effects on neurocognition
  • Develop treatment strategies for pediatric patients with medical problems including asthma, mitochondrial, neuromuscular, and cardiac disease
  • State the physiologic consequences and subsequent anesthetic management of tonsillectomy
  • Develop multidisciplinary approaches to sedation and chronic pain management
  • Implement strategies to manage patients with pulmonary hypertension
  • Integrate updated guidelines in PACU problems and discharge criteria
  • Incorporate updates from the PALS algorithm
  • Understand how pediatric simulation training can improve preparedness and outcomes
  • Adopt new lung protective ventilation strategies
  • Learn how to prevent mistakes and learn from medical errors with emphasis on apology and disclosures
  • Enhance skills in managing difficult pediatric airway
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Early Registration

2014-12-03
Late Registration From: 2014-12-04 To: 0--
On site Registration
residents and Fellows in Training
625
625
0
Physicians with MOCA
495
495
0
Physicians
795
795
0
CANAs
625
625
0

Group Registrations:

Group registrations not allowed

Accompanying Persons:

Accompanying persons not allowed

Registration Documents:
Letter of invitation:
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Letter of confirmation:
We don’t provide Letter of Confirmation
Proof of professional / educational status:
We don’t need Proof of professional/educational status
Online Abstract Submission:

We don’t accept Online Abstracts

Accommodation
Accommodation:
Boston is beautiful in the spring. This course is located in the heart of the city to permit participants and their guests ample opportunity to take advantage of historical, cultural, athletic and shopping activities.
All sessions will be held at The Fairmont Copley Plaza, 138 St. James Avenue Boston, MA 02116(617) 267-5300.


Hotel rooms in Boston are limited. You are urged to make your reservations early. A limited number of rooms have been reserved at The Fairmont Copley until April 16, 2015 athttps://resweb.passkey.com/go/pediatric2015. Please specify that you are enrolled in this course to receive the reduced room rate of $307 (Moderate/Fairmont Rooms= One Queen) and $339 (Deluxe Rooms= One King/Two Doubles). For additional housing assistance, call Boston Reservations at(617) 332-4199

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Submission Info
Abstracts are blindly reviewed by the abstract committee. The abstract submission deadline is February 1st, 2015. Authors will be notified mid-February if their posters have been accepted for display during the May 8th reception with posters.
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General Info

Amanda Buckley , Course Coordinator , Boston Children's Hospital

Phone: 617-355-5775

Fax: 617-730-0610

Contact
Organising Agency

Amanda Buckley , Course Coordinator , Boston Children's Hospital

Phone: 617-355-5775

Fax: 617-730-0610

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