UC San Diego School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education
(858) 534-3940 | ocme@ucsd.edu | cme.ucsd.edu


As of 4/15/15

Thursday, July 23, 2015

7:00 AM Continental Breakfast and Registration
8:00 AM Welcome and Overview, Jay Doucet, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS
8:05 AM Neurologic Procedures in MRI, Clark C. Chen, MD
8:25 AM Utilization of a Restricted Blood Transfusion Policy in a Level 1 Trauma Center, Jay Doucet, MD, MSc, FRCSC, FACS
8:45 AM Pediatric Burns, Bruce Potenza, MD, FACS or Jeanne Lee, MD, FACS
9:05 AM Large Craniectomy Procedures in Neuro Trauma, Alexander A. Khalessi, MD, MS
9:25 AM Application of Hemodynamic Monitoring Principles – Case Studies, UC San Diego Faculty
9:45 AM Panel Q & A
10:00 AM Break
10:20 AM Spinal Cord Injury in the Elderly, Leslie Kobayashi, MD, FACS
10:40 AM What Have We Learned About Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Recent Research? Anushirvan Minokadeh, MD
11:00 AM KEYNOTE: ICU Ethics – Rationing and End-of-Life Decision Making, Robert C. Mackersie, MD, FACS
11:45 AM Panel Q & A
12:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM Liver Transplant Surgery and Living Related Donors – Surgical and Critical Care Management Priorities, Jennifer Berumen, MD
1:20 PM Pro vs. Con Debate: Early vs. Late Tracheostomy, Todd Costantini, MD, FACS and Leslie Kobayashi, MD, FACS
2:00 PM Break
2:15 PM – 4:15 PM
Concurrent Sessions (choose 1)


Challenging case study review with audience and expert panel participation.

Moderator: Bruce Potenza, MD, FACS


Nursing skill breakout session (space limited) – nursing related education, and brief hands-on experience with related equipment.

30-Minute Sessions Per Station

Moderator: Laura Dibsie, RN, MSN, CCRN, CNS

Anesthesia, Albert P. Nguyen, MD

Ortho, Alexandra Schwartz, MD

Nursing, Tanya Carter, RN, BSN, CCRN and Stephanie Grayson, RN, CCRN

Surgery, Laura N. Godat, MD

Advanced Neuro Monitoring – Brain Tissue Oxygenation Monitoring, TBD

Postpyloric Feeding Tube Placement, Jennifer Garner, MSN, RN, CCRN

X-ray Interpretation Basics, Tudor H. Hughes, MD

Managing the ARDS Patient with Pronation, TBD

4:15 PM Adjourn for the Day

Friday, July 24, 2015

7:30 AM Continental Breakfast and Registration
8:20 AM Welcome and Overview, Patricia Graham, MS, RN, CCRN, CS
8:30 AM ECMO as a Rescue Strategy, Eric Adler, MD
8:50 AM Complexities of Managing Acute Decompensated Heart Failure, Barry Greenberg, MD
9:20 AM Acute Aortic Dissections: Diagnosis and Treatment, Daniel G. Blanchard, MD, FACC
9:40 AM Treatment of Arrhythmia in ICU, David E. Krummen, MD
10:00 AM Break
10:30 AM Biomarkers in Heart Disease: State of the Science, Lori Daniels, MD, MAS, FACC
10:50 AM Challenging and Complex Case Reviews in Critical Care Cardiology, Mitul Patel, MD
11:20 AM Anticoagulation and Bleeding in the Interventional Cardiology Patient, Ryan R. Reeves, MD
11:40 AM TAVR Procedure, Ehtisham Mahmud, MD, FACC
12:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM Critical Thinking in Emergent Situations: Respiratory Failure; Peri-Intubation Sympatholetic Syndrome; CV Instability, Anushirvan Minokadeh, MD
1:30 PM Challenging and Complex Pulmonary Case Studies, Timothy Morris, MD
2:00 PM Break
2:30 PM Assessing and Managing the Critically Ill Obese Patient, Jeremy R. Beitler, MD, MPH
3:00 PM ICU Induced PTSD: What Happens to the ICU Survivors? Heather Warlan, PhD, RN, CCRN
3:30 PM Strategies to Improve End of Life Discussions in Critical Care, Chris Onderdonk, LCSW
4:00 PM Adjourn for the Day

Saturday, July 25, 2015

7:30 AM Continental Breakfast and Registration
8:20 AM Welcome and Overview, Patricia Graham, MS, RN, CCRN, CS
8:30 AM Sodium Disorders in the Neuro Critical Care Patient, Cynthia Gonzalez, MD
9:00 AM Multi-Modal Imaging and Neuro IR in Stroke, Alexander A. Khalessi, MD, MS
9:30 AM Neuro Monitoring State of the Science and Art, Navaz Karanjia, MD
10:00 AM Break
10:30 AM Targeted Temperature Management in Critical Care, Navaz Karanjia, MD
11:00 AM Comprehensive Stroke Management: Challenging and Complex Case Reviews, Royya Modir, MD
11:40 AM Decreasing Door to Treatment Time in Stroke: The UCSD Experience, Julie B. Jurf, MSN, RN and Tenille De Lima, RN
12:00 PM Final Adjournment

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