2017 ECMO Conference Agenda

Monday, July 31st, 2017

Pre-Conference Symposium
7:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

  • History of ECMO
  • ECMO 101
  • ECMO Program Structure
  • Basics of Cardiac and Respiratory Failure
  • Nursing Considerations
    • Bedside Care of the Pediatric ECMO Patient
    • CICU/NICU/PICU Specifics
  • Perfusion Considerations
  • Circuit Selection

Main Conference
12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

  • Physiology of ECMO
  • ECMO for Congenital Cardiovascular Disease: Neonate through Adult
  • Management of Cardiovascular Disease Requiring ECMO: Neonate through Adult
  • ECMO Cannulation Strategies for Cardiovascular Disease: Neonate through Adult
  • ECMO for Neonates with Respiratory Failure
  • ECMO for Pediatric Respiratory Failure
  • Cannulation Strategies for Respiratory ECMO
  • ECPR in Children
  • Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia
  • Procedures on ECMO
  • Case Presentations

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

  • Anticoagulation & Hemostasis: Finding a Balance
  • Transfusion During ECLS
  • Neuromonitoring and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes of Pediatric ECLS Patients
  • Program Development and Maintaining Quality of Care
  • Medication Strategies for ECMO
  • Comorbidities Among pediatric ECLS Patients
  • Ethics and ECMO
  • Survivor Stories
  • ECCO2 Removal
  • Neurodevelopmental Interventions
  • Documentation & Billing
  • Nursing Management of CHD Patients
  • Nursing Management for Pediatric Respiratory Failure Patients on ECMO
  • Simulation Sessions
    • Cannulation/Initiation

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017

8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • ECMO Education and Training
  • ECMO for Rare Indications
  • ECMO as a Bridge to Lung Transplant
  • Tele-ECMO
  • Simulation Sessions
    • Troubleshooting
  • ECMO Fair
    • CRRT
    • Plasmapheresis
    • Hemofilter
    • TEG
    • Cannulation Cart
    • Mobility
    • Supportive Care
  • ECMO Pump Options