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2018 - 1st Annual ResusCon

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1st Annual ResusCon
​ #2018ResusCon

Thursday, September 13, 2018 | 7:30AM-4​:00PM
The Grandview, 176 Rinaldi Blvd., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601




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This is a working agenda, the content is subject to change















Program Schedule

7:30am – 7:55am –      REGISTRATION

7:55am – 8:00am –      Opening Remarks
                                      - TBA

8:00am – 8:40am –       Sepsis: from surviving, to forecasting, to eliminating the transition from infection to organ dysfunction 
                                     - Timothy Buchman, PhD, MD,  Professor of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine; Professor of Anesthesiology,
                                        Emory University School of Medicine; Director, Emory Critical Care Center, Emory University School of Medicine;
                                       Chief, Critical Care Service, Emory Healthcare

8:40am – 9:20am –      Trauma Coagulopathy and Modern Day Reversal Agents
                                       - Ronald Simon, MD, Chief, Division Acute Care Surgery Maimonides Medical Center
                                         Brooklyn, New York

9:20am – 9:50am –       ED ECMO
                                     - A. Reshad Garan, MD, Associate Director of the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit and Medical Director of the Acute
                                       Circulatory Support Program at the Columbia University Medical Center; Assistant Professor of Medicine
                                       at Columbia University Medical Center
9:50am – 10:10am –     BREAK

10:10am – 10:40am –   TPA For Massive PE
                                          - Tim Collins, DO, Critical Care Medicine, Director of Intensive Care Unit, Vassar Brothers Medical
                                            Center, Pulmonologist Health-Quest Medical Practice, P.C.

10:40am – 11:40am –   Training the Limbic System for High Performance During Resuscitation
                                         - Faizan Arshad, MD, EMS Medical Director, Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Health-Quest Systems

11:40pm – 1:00pm –     LUNCH

1:00pm – 1:30pm –      Cardiac Components of ROSC (Return of Spontaneous Circulation) Care
                                       - Simon Gorwara, MD, FACC, Cardiologist, Director of the Cardiovascular service Institute, Chief of Cardiology,
                                          Vassar Brothers Medical Center, The Heart Center

1:30am – 2:00pm –     Post ROSC (Return of Spontaneous Circulation) Management in the ICU
                                     - Steven Ritter, MD, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics Vassar Brothers Medical
                                       Center; Director sleep Lab, Vassar Brothers Medical Center

2:00pm – 2:45pm –     Pre-hospital Critical Care Trauma  
                                       - Michael Dailey, MD, FACEP, Director Pre-Hospital Care & Education, Albany Medical Center; Medical
                                          Director, Regional Emergency Medical Organization

2:45pm – 3:00pm –     Break

3:00pm – 3:40pm –     Giraffes & Zebra's in the ICU
                                     - Steven Ritter, MD, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics Vassar Brothers Medical 
​                                       Center; Director sleep Lab, Vassar Brothers Medical Center

3:40pm – 4:30pm –      Ultrasound Guided Resuscitation for Undifferentiated Shock and Hypotension
                                      - Stephanie Midgley, MD, Emergency Department, Vassar Brothers Medical Center

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