The Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Critical Care Medicine present the UPMC Adult ECMO Review and Training Course. This two-day program will consiste of a series of lectures as well as hands-on training on day two. Experts on the subject will present technical aspects on use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation along with risks, benefits, and outcomes.
This course is dsigned for cardiothoracic surgeons, heart and lung transplant surgeons, cardiologists including interventional; acute care; heart failure; and heart transplant; cardiac and cardiothoracic fellows; pulmonologists; intensivists; cardiovascular/pulmonary/cardiac care anesthesiologists; nurse practioners; physician assistants; and perfusionists, nursing and ECMO teams as well as allied health care professionals (MD, DO, PhD, PA, RN, CRNP, NP, BSN, MSN).
Dates: September 5 - 6, 2013
Location: Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center