5th Annual International Symposium on Advances in Critical Care Medicine - LIVESTREAM (VIRTUAL ONLY + VIRTUAL BREAKOUTS)

March 24, 2023 to March 25, 2023

LIVESTREAM (Virtual Only) 

**Registration gives learner virtual access to conference on Friday, March 24th, 2022 3:00 PM-6:30 PM and Saturday, March 25th, 2022 7:00 AM-4:30 PM and INCLUDES the breakout sessions "Picking the Brain: Neurocritical care Hot Topics" and "Sleepless in the ICU." See below for descriptions.**

Picking the Brain: Neurocritical care Hot Topics

Virtual Breakout session

Session Time: 1:30pm – 3:00pm

This 1.5-hour breakout session will provide you a practical approach that focuses on issues for the critically-ill neurological patient such as, post cardiac arrest management, subarachnoid hemorrhage, subdural hemorrhage, Ischemic stroke, status epilepticus and more. Through case presentations carefully selected to illustrate the difficulties of diagnosing and managing these patients, participants will learn how recent advances in the field can be applied in their practices. You will also have the opportunity to participate in interactive case-based discussions followed by Q&A.

Sleepless in the ICU

Virtual Breakout session

Session Time: 3:00pm – 4:30pm

This 1.5-hour breakout session will focus on creating and Implementing a Multidisciplinary Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Sleep Bundle to Evaluate Quality of Sleep, CAM-ICU Rates, and Length of Stay. You will also have the opportunity to participate in interactive case-based discussions followed by Q&A.

FEES

REGISTRATION TYPEFEE
Physician (HM, MPAQ, ACO PCP) $50
Physician (Private physician located within the Greater Houston Area)$385
Physician (Private physician located within the Greater Houston Area) - NO CE. Click here to register!Complimentary
Physician (Private physician located outside the Greater Houston Area)$180
Physician (Private physician located outside the Greater Houston Area) - NO CE. Click here to register!Complimentary
Allied Health Care Professionals $35
Nurses$35
Residents/Fellows$10
StudentsComplimentary

* In compliance with HM’s policy on Physician Non-Monetary Compensation regarding “Stark Law,” private physicians who reside and/or practice medicine within the Greater Houston Area are required to pay the full Fair Market Value registration fee.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 11.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    Houston Methodist is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Houston Methodist designates this Live activity for a maximum of 11.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 11.00 Attendance
  • 11.50 Nursing Contact Hours

    Houston Methodist is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    Houston Methodist will award 11.50 Nursing Continuing Professional Development contact hours for this activity. Participants must attend the activity in its entirety and complete the continuing education evaluation.

  • 11.00 Occupational Therapy
    5th Annual International Symposium on Advances in Critical Care Medicine - LIVESTREAM (VIRTUAL ONLY + VIRTUAL BREAKOUTS) is a TOTA Approved Course from Tue, 01/17/2023 - 10:00am to Tue, 04/25/2023 - 12:35pm
  • 11.00 Physical Therapy
    This activity has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 11.00 CCUs for PTs and PTAs.
  • 11.05 Respiratory Therapists
    This program has been approved for a maximum of 11.05 contact hours Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. MacArthur Blvd. Suite 100 Irving TX 75063
  • 10.05 Social Work
    The program has been approved for 10.05 CE contact hours for Social Workers through the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners.
Course opens: 
01/17/2023
Course expires: 
04/25/2023
Event starts: 
03/24/2023 - 3:00pm CDT
Event ends: 
03/25/2023 - 4:30pm CDT
Cost:
$385.00
Friday, March 24, 2023 
TIMEPRESENTATIONSPEAKER(S)
2:00 PMRegistration  
3:00 PMWelcomeAtiya Dhala, MD, FACP
Faisal N. Masud, MD, FCCP, FCCM
3:15 PMKeynote Presentation:
Deresuscitation after fluid Resuscitation – Everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask!
Manu L.N.G. Malbrain, MD, PhD
4:00 PMQ & A Discussion 
4:05 PMBreaking News and Updates on Sepsis Imrana Malik, MD, DABSM, FCCP
4:35 PMQ & A Discussion 
4:40 PMBREAK, EXHIBITS AND ABSTRACT VIEWING 
5:10 PMDeconstructing HyponatremiaPeter Nguyen, MD, FACP, FASN
5:40 PMQ & A Discussion 
5:45 PMQuick Take on Hypertensive EmergenciesGabriella Hernandez, Pharm D
Ahmed Mahmoud, Pharm D
6:15 PMQ & A Discussion 
6:30 PMAdjournment
   
Saturday, March 25, 2023 
TIMEPRESENTATIONSPEAKER(S)
6:30 AMRegistration and Breakfast 
7:00 AMWelcomeAtiya Dhala, MD, FACP
Faisal N. Masud, MD, FCCP, FCCM
7:15 AMKeynote Presentation:
Nourishing the Catabolic ICU Patient: Our Time is Now! 
Ainsley Malone MS, RDN, LD, CNSC, FAND, FASPEN 
8:05 AMCritical Care Controversies – An Unfiltered ConversationSarah Cammarata, MSN, RN-BC, CCRN
Thalia Casimire, MD, FCCP
Megan Gooch, MD
Steven Hsu, MD
Asma Zainab, MD
9:10 AMBREAK, EXHIBITS AND ABSTRACT VIEWING 
9:30 AMWalking home from the ICU – Do-It-Yourself Mobilization tacticsKali Dayton DNP, AGACNP-BC 
10:15 AMQ & A Discussion 
10:20 AMKeynote Presentation
The Science of Mindfulness- Pay Attention! Your Patient’s Lives Might Depend on it.  
Amishi Jha, PhD 
11:05 AMQ & A Discussion 
11:10 AMArtificial Intelligence and Critical Care in the Age of the MetaverseJames Zou, PhD 
11:40 AMQ & A Discussion 
11:45 AMICU Reels: Interventional BronchoscopyFernando Santacruz, MD, FACP, DAABIP
12:15 PMQ & A Discussion 
12:20 PMThe Nexus of Heart Failure and Critical Care MedicineMahwash Kassi, MD
12:50 PMQ & A Discussion 
12:55 PMAbstract Winner Announcement 
1:00 PMBREAK, EXHIBITS AND ABSTRACT VIEWING 
 Breakout Sessions 
1:30PM - 3:00PMPicking the Brain: Neurocritical Care Hot Topics Wamda Ahmed, MD
Kevin A. Immanuel, MD
Anh T. Nguyen, MD
Michael E. Zwillman, MD
3:00PM - 4:30PMSleepless in the ICUMichelle Moreno Lee, MN, RN, CCRN
 Hands-On Workshops 
1:30PM - 4:30PMPOCUS BASICKabir Rezvankhoo, MD
Asma Zainab, MD
Bassel Akbik, MD
Matthew M. Taitano, MD
Location: Walter Tower - Colombia
1:30PM - 4:30PMPOCUS ADVANCEDAditya Uppalapati, MD
Deepa B. Gotur, MD, FCCP, FCCM
Mohamad Z. Bitar, MD
Location: Walter Tower - Atlantis/Linn
1:30PM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 4:30PM
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)Divina M. Tuazon, MD
Faisal S. Uddin, MD
D Mohi U. Syed, MD
Location: Dunn Rio Grande
1:30PM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 4:30PM
Difficult Airway Including Cricothyroidotomy Hina Faisal, MD
Joseph Nguyen-Lee, MD
Stephanie Morris, MD
Yifang Wang, MD
Vincent Wang, MD
Jonathan Munoz, MD
Location: Dunn Guadalupe and Pecos
1:30PM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 4:30PM
Case-Based HemodynamicsMisty Mendoza, RN, BSN
Gaurav Gheewala, ACNP
David Baker,PA
Location: Walter Tower - Endeavor/Discovery
1:30PM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 4:30PM
Patient Ventilator AsynchronyChris Martinez
Raymond Wolff
Chidinma Ejikeme, MD
Location: Dunn Comal 
4:30 PMAdjournment
LIVESTREAM (Virtual)

 

 

COURSE DIRECTORS
Atiya F. Dhala, MD, FACP
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine
Houston Methodist Institute for Academic Medicine
Pulmonary / Critical Care Medicine
Houston Methodist Hospital
 
Faisal N. Masud, MD, FCCP, FCCM
Mary A. and M. Samuel Daffin, Sr. Centennial Chair in Anesthesia and Critical Care
Medical Director, Center for Critical Care
Houston Methodist Hospital
Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology      
Weill Cornell Medicine
 
GUEST FACULTY
Kali Dayton DNP, AGACNP-BC 
Critical Care Consultant
Host of the "Walking Home From the ICU" podcast
Spokane, Washington
 
Amishi Jha, PhD
Professor
Director of Contemplative Neuroscience
University of Miami
 
Manu L.N.G. Malbrain, MD, PhD
Professor Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy
Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB)
Brussels, Belgium
 
Imrana Malik, MD, DABSM, FCCP
Chair of the GSA Advance Committee
Assistant Professor, Department of Critical Care Medicine
Division of Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine and Pain Medicine
The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
 
Ainsley Malone MS, RDN, LD, CNSC, FAND, FASPEN 
Clinical Practice Specialist, ASPEN
Nutrition Support Dietitian
Mt. Carmel Health System
Columbus, OH
 
James Zou, PhD
Assistant Professor, 
Biomedical Data Science, Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Stanford University
 
HOUSTON METHODIST FACULTY
Wamda Ahmed, MD
Medical Director
Comprehensive Stroke
Houston Methodist
 
Sarah Cammarata, MSN, RN-BC, CCRN
Critical Care Registered Nurse
Houston Methodist
 
Thalia Casimire, MD, FCCP
Pulmonoloist
Pulmonary Critical Care
Houston Methodist Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine Specialists
 
Megan E. Gooch, MD
Critical Care Internal Medicine
Houston Methodist
 
Gabriella Hernandez, Pharm D
Pharmacy Clinical Specialist
Houston Methodist
 
Steven H. Hsu, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Academic Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
Mahwash Kassi, MD 
Assistant Professor of Cardiology, Academic Institute
Assistant Clinical Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
Michelle Moreno Lee, BSN, CCRN
ICU Registered Nurse
Houston Methodist
 
Ahmed Mahmoud, Pharm D
Pharmacy Clinical Specialist - ICU
Houston Methodist
 
Peter T. Nguyen, MD, FACP, FASN
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Academic Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
J. Fernando Santacruz, MD, FCCP, DAABIP
Interventional Pulmonology, Critical Care Medicine
Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Medicine Consultants
Houston Methodist
 
Asma X. Zainab, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology, Academic Institute
Assistant Clinical Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
Michael E. Zwillman, MD
Instructor in Anesthesiology & Critical Care, Academic Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College

 
 
HANDS-ON WORKSHOP FACULTY
Bassel Akbik, MD
Critical Care Medicine
Houston Methodist
 
David X. Baker, PA
Critical Care Anesthesia Physician Assistant
Houston Methodist
 
Mohamad Z. Bitar, MD
Pulmonary Critical Care Fellow
Houston Methodist
 
Hina Faisal, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery, Academic Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
Gaurav D. Gheewala, ACNP
Critical Care Anesthesia Nurse Practitioner
Houston Methodist
 
Deepa B. Gotur, MD, FCCP, FCCM
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Academic Institute
Associate Clinical Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
Chidinma P. Ejikeme, MD
Pulmonary Medicine Resident
Houston Methodist
 
Christopher G. Martinez, MSHA, RCP, RRT-NPS
Respiratory Care Coordinator
Houston Methodist
 
Misty Mendoza, RN, BSN
ICU Registered Nurse
Houston Methodist
 
Stephanie Morris, MD
Critical Care Resident
Houston Methodist
 
Jonathan E. Munoz, MD
Pulmonary Medicine Resident
Houston Methodist
 
Kabir Rezvankhoo, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Academic Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
Mohi U. Syed, MD
Pulmonary Critical Care Fellow
Houston Methodist
 
Matthew M. Taitano, MD
Pulmonary Critical Care Fellow
Houston Methodist
 
Divina Tuazon, MD
Critical Care Pulmonologist
Houston Methodist
 
Faisal Uddin, MD
Instructor in Anesthesiology & Critical Care, Academic Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
Aditya Uppalapati, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Academic Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College
 
Vincent Y. Wang, MD
Internal Medicine Resident
Houston Methodist
 
Yifang Wang, MD
Critical Care Resident
Houston Methodist
 
Raymond Wolff, Jr. 
Respiratory Care Coordinator
Houston Methodist
 
Asma Zainab, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology & Critical Care, Academic Institute
Assistant Clinical Member, Research Institute
Houston Methodist
Weill Cornell Medical College

 

Available Credit

  • 11.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

    Houston Methodist is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

    Houston Methodist designates this Live activity for a maximum of 11.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

  • 11.00 Attendance
  • 11.50 Nursing Contact Hours

    Houston Methodist is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    Houston Methodist will award 11.50 Nursing Continuing Professional Development contact hours for this activity. Participants must attend the activity in its entirety and complete the continuing education evaluation.

  • 11.00 Occupational Therapy
    5th Annual International Symposium on Advances in Critical Care Medicine - LIVESTREAM (VIRTUAL ONLY + VIRTUAL BREAKOUTS) is a TOTA Approved Course from Tue, 01/17/2023 - 10:00am to Tue, 04/25/2023 - 12:35pm
  • 11.00 Physical Therapy
    This activity has been approved by the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners for 11.00 CCUs for PTs and PTAs.
  • 11.05 Respiratory Therapists
    This program has been approved for a maximum of 11.05 contact hours Continuing Respiratory Care Education (CRCE) credit by the American Association for Respiratory Care, 9425 N. MacArthur Blvd. Suite 100 Irving TX 75063
  • 10.05 Social Work
    The program has been approved for 10.05 CE contact hours for Social Workers through the Texas State Board of Social Work Examiners.

Price

Cost:
$385.00
Please login or register to take this course.

REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS

  • STEP 1 - Choose the activity format you would like to attend (LIVE or LIVESTREAM) by selecting the checkbox next to the activity and clicking the "Enroll" button. 
  • STEP 2 - Once enrolled, click the link of the activity format for which you enrolled (the Status should say "In progress") and then click the "Take Course" button to begin the activity.

FEES

REGISTRATION TYPEFEE
Physician (HM, MPAQ, ACO PCP) $50
Physician (Private physician located within the Greater Houston Area)$385
Physician (Private physician located within the Greater Houston Area) - NO CE. Click here to register!Complimentary
Physician (Private physician located outside the Greater Houston Area)$180
Physician (Private physician located outside the Greater Houston Area) - NO CE. Click here to register!Complimentary
Allied Health Care Professionals $35
Nurses$35
Residents/Fellows$10
StudentsComplimentary

* In compliance with HM’s policy on Physician Non-Monetary Compensation regarding “Stark Law,” private physicians who reside and/or practice medicine within the Greater Houston Area are required to pay the full Fair Market Value registration fee.