Explore the basic management principles common to extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) programs by attending the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s (SCCM’s) ECMO Management course, to be held August 28 and 29, 2015, at the University of Arizona Center for Simulation and Innovation in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
Registration for a limited number of participants will be accepted on site on a first-come, first-served basis at the SCCM registration desk at the University of Arizona Center for Simulation and Innovation in the first floor lobby next to the elevators during the following hours:
Friday, August 28 7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, August 29 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Held in partnership with the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization and led by expert faculty, this intense two-day simulation course will provide a comprehensive overview of ECMO programs. Participants will rotate through lectures and simulation scenarios. Each simulation group will have a maximum of 10 participants and two facilitators. Topics include basic physiology of ECMO, equipment and patient selection, and economic and ethical considerations.