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Attend Afternoon Symposia at Congress

Learn about clinical breakthroughs and advances that lead to better patient care during these thought-provoking presentations at the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s 47th Critical Care Congress. These complimentary continuing medication education (CME)/continuing education (CE) lunch symposia are presented by leading experts in critical care and offer a thorough analysis of the developments and controversies affecting many intensive care unit (ICU) environments.

Parental Nutrition in the Critically Ill: Appropriate Administration of Intravenous Lipid Emulsions
Supported by an educational grant from Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC
This session will review the nutrition requirements of critically ill patients as well as the efficacy and safety data of intravenous lipid emulsions. The guideline recommendations for parental nutrition and intravenous lipid emulsions for the ICU patient will also be discussed.

Challenges of Using Antiplatelet and Anticoagulant Agents in the Critically Ill
Supported by an educational grant from Portola Pharmaceuticals
This session will review the unique characteristics of the new antiplatelet and anticoagulant agents and discuss indications and contraindications for their use. The benefits and potential risks of antiplatelet and anticoagulant agents will be explored. The approaches to managing critical bleeding and reversal strategies to chemical antiplatelet and anticoagulant agents will also be discussed.

These industry-supported symposia will be held Monday, February 26, 2018, in Hemisfair Ballrooms C1 and C2 in the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. They are available to all Congress registrants; no additional registration is needed to attend. Lunch and seating are on a first-come, first-served basis. The sessions will start promptly at 12:30 p.m. More information is available at www.sccm.org/AfternoonSymposia.

Register for Congress online today using your Customer ID and password. For details, visit www.sccm.org/Congress.

Participate in Industry Education at Congress

sq-CongressStay informed on the latest groundbreaking research and developments in critical care through educational opportunities offered by industry partners during the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s (SCCM) 43rd Critical Care Congress.

Promotional Symposia

These non-CME programs are directly sponsored by industry partners and provide insight into the latest developments:

  • Critical Care Procedural Lab
  • Multi-pathway Neuroprotection: The SyNAPSe® Study Closes in on Proving Why Intravenous Progesterone May Succeed as the World’s First Successful Traumatic Brain Injury Treatment
  • New Advancement for Urgent Warfarin Reversal
  • Early Assessment of Acute Kidney Injury: Are New Biomarkers Rising to the Challenge?
  • Renal Replacement Therapy for Acute Kidney Injury in the ICU: New Perspectives

Promotional symposia take place in a relaxed setting offsite and are free to attend.

In-Booth Education

Visit the Exhibit Hall to gain new ideas and a heightened level of awareness on clinical topics and new technologies through in-booth learning opportunities, which will take place during normal Exhibit Hall hours.

Exhibitor-Sponsored Industry Education Workshops

Attend a session on the show floor at the exhibitor-sponsored industry education workshops, located directly across from the Exhibit Hall. Increase your learning opportunities and gain insight on a late breaking technology or clinical technique.

For full details, visit the Congress Industry Education page or contact SCCM Customer Service at +1 847 827-6888.

Registration for Congress will be accepted on site at the Moscone Center South. An SCCM staff member will be available to assist you at the SCCM Registration Desk, located in the South Lobby of the Moscone Center, beginning Tuesday, January 7, 2014, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Participate in Industry Education at Congress

sq-CongressThe Society of Critical Care Medicine’s (SCCM) 43rd Critical Care Congress will be packed with essential clinical information to keep you informed on the latest groundbreaking research and developments in critical care. Each year, industry partners invest significant resources in research and development, placing them at the cutting edge of clinical practice.

Promotional Symposia

These non-CME programs are directly sponsored by industry partners and provide insight into the latest developments:

  • Critical Care Procedural Lab
  • Multi-pathway Neuroprotection: The SyNAPSe®   Study Closes in on Proving Why Intravenous Progesterone May Succeed as the World’s First Successful Traumatic Brain Injury Treatment
  • New Advancement for Urgent Warfarin Reversal
  • Early Assessment of Acute Kidney Injury: Are New Biomarkers Rising to the Challenge?
  • Long-Term Dialysis Dependence After Acute Kidney Injury: Health Economic Implications

Promotional symposia take place in a relaxed setting offsite and are free to attend unless otherwise specified.

In-Booth Education

Visit the Exhibit Hall to gain new ideas and a heightened level of awareness on clinical topics and new technologies through in-booth learning opportunities, which will take place during normal Exhibit Hall hours.

Exhibitor-Sponsored Industry Education Workshops

Attend a session on the show floor at the exhibitor-sponsored industry education workshops, located directly across from the Exhibit Hall. Increase your learning opportunities and gain insight on a late breaking technology or clinical technique.

For full details, visit the Congress Industry Education page or contact SCCM Customer Service at +1 847 827-6888.

Registration for Congress will be accepted on site at the Moscone Center South. An SCCM staff member will be available to assist you at the SCCM Registration Desk, located in the South Lobby of the Moscone Center, beginning Tuesday, January 7, 2014, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Registration Open for the Critical Care Event of the Year

Registration is now open for the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s (SCCM) 43rd Critical Care Congress, to be held January 9 to 13, 2014, in San Francisco, California, USA.

San FranciscoThe Society’s annual Congress is the largest multiprofessional critical care event of the year and the “City by the Bay” is the ideal setting to combine creative and inspirational ideas for the critical care field. This five-day event will provide outstanding networking opportunities and innovative learning experiences, highlighting the most up-to-date, evidence-based developments in critical care medicine. Read more…