Live Critical Care Review: Adult

July 25-29, 2017
Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel
Rosemont, Illinois, USA

The 2017 Multiprofessional Critical Care Review Course: Adult (MCCRC) will provide the most comprehensive review and update of the diagnosis, monitoring and management of critically ill patients. This intensive course includes interactive sessions using audience response technology and practice questions, answers and rationales. World-class faculty will provide the most up-to-date information in critical care across all healthcare professions.

Participants benefit by fulfilling CE/CME and MOC requirements. Prepare for your initial certification or maintenance of certification examination or update your knowledge to improve the care and outcomes of your critically ill patients.

 

 Agenda

 
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Day 1: Respiratory Disease, Mechanical Ventilation, and Noninvasive Support
 
6:15 a.m. – 7:15 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
 
7:15 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Welcome and Introduction
Pamela A. Lipsett, Stephen M. Pastores
 
7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
Mechanical Ventilation I: Back to the Basics
John J. Marini
 
8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Mechanical Ventilation II: Ventilator Options
John J. Marini
 
9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Mechanical Ventilation III: Management of Acute Respiratory Failure
Robert C. Hyzy
 
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Break
 
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Case Discussions: What to Do When
Robert C. Hyzy, John J. Marini
 
10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Community-Acquired Pneumonia: Cases You Should Know
Robert A. Balk
 
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Noninvasive Ventilation: When and How to Use It?
Robert C. Hyzy
 
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Lunch (on your own)
 
1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Cutting Edge: When and How to Use Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
Steven A. Conrad
 
2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Life-Threatening Bronchospasm
Robert A. Balk
 
2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Break
 
3:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia: Diagnosis, Management, and Prevention
Robert A. Balk
 
3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Early Mobility in Critically Ill Patients: More to Come
E. Wes Ely
 
4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Venous Thromboembolism
Stephen M. Pastores
 
5:15 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Cutting Edge: Delirium—Why Can’t We Figure It Out?
E. Wes Ely
 
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Day 2: Hemodynamics and Cardiovascular Disease
 
6:00 a.m. – 7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
 
7:00 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Questions and Answers
Steven M. Hollenberg, Timothy Graham
 
7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
Congestive Heart Failure: Diagnosis and Management
Steven M. Hollenberg
 
8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
ST Elevation Myocardial Infarctions
Steven M. Hollenberg
 
9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Cardiovascular Surgery Complications and Mechanical Devices
Timothy Graham
 
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Break
 
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Non-ST Elevation Myocardial Infarctions
Steven M. Hollenberg
 
10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Analysis and Therapy of Supraventricular Arrhythmias I
John M. Miller
 
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Analysis and Therapy of Supraventricular Arrhythmias II
John M. Miller
 
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Lunch (on your own)
 
1:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Cutting Edge: Vasopressors—Which One(s) Should I Use for These Patients?
Michael R. Pinsky
 
2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Pulmonary Hypertension in Critical Illness: The Right Management
Steven A. Conrad
 
3:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Analysis and Therapy of Ventricular Arrhythmias I
John M. Miller
 
4:00 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Break
 
4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Analysis and Therapy of Ventricular Arrhythmias II
John M. Miller
 
5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Practice Session: Can You Recognize This?
Michael R. Pinsky
 
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Day 3: Kidney, Babies, Blood, and Endocrine Emergencies
 
6:00 a.m. – 7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
 
7:00 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Questions and Answers
John A. Kellum, James A. Kruse, Janice L. Zimmerman
 
7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
Management of Hypertensive Crises
Janice L. Zimmerman
 
8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Endocrine Emergencies
James A. Kruse
 
9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Electrolyte Emergencies
James A. Kruse
 
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Break
 
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Acute Kidney Injury: Diagnosis and Management
John A. Kellum
 
10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Complex Acid-Base Disorders
John A. Kellum
 
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Cases You Must Know How to Manage
John A. Kellum
 
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Lunch (on your own)
 
1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Cutting Edge: When Should You Begin Renal Replacement Therapy: High Flow and Other Controversies
John A. Kellum
 
2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Bleeding and Coagulation Disorders: What Am I to Do with Those New Agents?
Janice L. Zimmerman
 
2:30 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Complications of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation and Case Vignettes
Stephen M. Pastores
 
3:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Toxicology and Drug Overdoses
Janice L. Zimmerman
 
3:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Break
 
4:00 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Trouble in the Environment: Temperature, Drowning, and Radiation
Heatherlee Bailey
 
4:45 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Obstetric Emergencies
Janice L. Zimmerman
 
5:15 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Questions and Answers
Heatherlee Bailey, Stephen M. Pastores, Janice L. Zimmerman
 
Friday, July 28, 2017
Day 4: Infectious Disease, Liver, and Gastrointestinal
 
6:00 a.m. – 7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
 
7:00 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.
Questions and Answers
Pamela A. Lipsett, Greg S. Martin
 
7:30 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
Septic Shock: New Definitions, Diagnosis, and Management
Greg S. Martin
 
8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Severe Infections: Common Bacterial and Fungal Infections
Anand Kumar
 
9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Shock: Management of Specific Syndromes
Greg S. Martin
 
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Break
 
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Antibacterials, Antifungals, Antivirals: When, How Much, and How Long?
Anand Kumar
 
10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Monitoring and Stabilization of the Trauma Patient
Jose J. Diaz Jr.
 
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Case Review: Sepsis
Anand Kumar
 
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Lunch (on your own)
 
1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Cutting Edge: Emerging Infections
Arjun Srinivasan
 
2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Acute Hepatic Failure
Ram M. Subramanian
 
2:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Complications of Solid Organ Transplantation
Pamela A. Lipsett
 
3:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Break
 
3:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Heatherlee Bailey
 
4:15 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Necrotizing Pancreatitis and Infected Necrosis
Pamela A. Lipsett
 
5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Case Review: The Big Bad Abdomen
Heatherlee Bailey, Pamela A. Lipsett, Ram M. Subramanian
 
Saturday, July 29, 2017
Day 5: Brain Emergencies and other Intracranial Problems
 
6:00 a.m. – 7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
 
7:00 a.m. – 7:45 a.m.
Title: Questions and Answers/Case Studies
Andrew M. Naidech, Jose Javier Provencio
 
7:45 a.m. – 8:15 a.m.
Management of Severe Stroke and Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Andrew M. Naidech
 
8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Sedation and Analgesia: Practical Drug Selection and Pharmacology
Todd Dorman
 
9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
Airway Emergencies
Todd Dorman
 
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Break
 
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Seizures and Status Epilepticus
Jose Javier Provencio
 
10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Intracranial Hypertension
Andrew M. Naidech
 
11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Death by Neurologic Criteria
Jose Javier Provencio
 
11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Ethical Challenges and How to Approach Them
Judy E. Davidson
 

 Faculty and Disclosures

 
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 Registration

 

Registration Fees

Register Online

Registration Category Early Rate
(By May 31, 2017)
Advance Rate
(By June 28, 2017)​
Full Rate
(After June 28, 2017)
Daily Rate​​
SCCM Member​
Physician $995 $1,095​ ​$1,195 $350
​Fellow, Resident, Student, and other Healthcare Professional* ​$690 $790 ​$890 $250
Nonmember​
Physician ​$1,235 ​$1,335 ​$1,435 $440
​Fellow, Resident, Student, and other Healthcare Professional* ​$815 ​$915 ​$1,015 $340

*Verification letter required with registration for fellows, residents and students to receive the Healthcare Professional rate.

With daily registration, you may attend educational sessions only on the day(s) for which your registration is purchased. You can select up to three days at the daily rate.

Registration Options
Online: Register Now
Phone: +1 847 827-6888
Fax or Mail: Download the Registration Form

Payment Information

  • American Express, Discover, MasterCard, and Visa credit cards are accepted.
  • Check or international money order, payable to SCCM, may be used to register via mail only.
  • Fees must be paid in U.S. funds and checks must be drawn on a U.S. bank.
  • For information on paying via wire transfer, please contact SCCM Customer Service at +1 847 827-6888.
  • Inquiries can be emailed to support@sccm.org.

Cancellation/Refund Policy
Cancellations must be submitted in writing. All cancellations are subject to a $75 nonrefundable processing fee and must be postmarked before June 28, 2017, to be eligible for a refund. Cancellations postmarked after this date will not be refunded. Dates for MCCRC: Adult are subject to change and/or cancellation. In the event of cancellation, only individual registration fees will be reimbursed. Please allow four weeks to process refunds.

 

 Hotel & Travel

 
Hotel Arrangements
 
Loews Chicago O’Hare Hotel
5300 N. River Road
Rosemont, Illinois, USA

Experience the stylish and contemporary design of Loews Chicago O’Hare Hotel in Rosemont, Illinois, USA, the place to enjoy the best of both worlds, with convenient access to O’Hare International Airport and easy accessibility to downtown Chicago. In addition to its inviting guest rooms and amazing restaurants, the hotel offers a state-of-the-art fitness center, indoor pool, business center and complimentary Wi-Fi in all guest rooms. Just down the street you’ll discover a variety of dining and entertainment options at MB Financial Park, the Rosemont Theater, the Fashion Outlet Mall and more! Complimentary shuttle transportation is available to and from O’Hare International Airport and other nearby destinations. The Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel was named a top 100 meeting hotel in the USA as identified by Cvent, Inc., a leading cloud-based event management company
 
SCCM Rate*: $179 Single/Double Occupancy
*Rate does not include applicable taxes.
 
Daily parking rates: Self-park: $26 with unlimited in/out privileges, valet parking: $36
 
Reservations: Make your hotel reservation by July 3, 2017, to receive SCCM’s discounted rate. Book your room online or call +1 877 868-9134 and identify yourself as a participant in SCCM’s 2017 MCCRC using the code SCC710. Course attendees are encouraged to reserve their rooms early. Reservations made after July 3, 2017, may not receive the discounted rate. Reservations must be guaranteed with a major credit card at the time of booking. Cancellations must be made at least 24 hours before the scheduled check-in time of 4:00 p.m. in order to avoid a charge of one night’s room and tax. An early departure fee may apply.
 
Travel Arrangements
 
Air Travel
Course attendees and guests are eligible for a discount of up to 10% off published United Airlines fares. Please reference the offer codes below when booking.
 
Website: www.united.com
Offer Code: ZYAS863375
 
By phone: +1 800 426-1122
Agreement code: 863375
Z code: ZYAS
 
By e-mail: groupmeetings@united.com
Agreement code: 863375
Z code: ZYAS
 
Please note: When booking online, select ‘All Search Options’ to find the offer code field. Booking by phone or e-mail may incur an additional service fee per ticket. Such service fee is nonrefundable and applies to all itineraries, one-way or roundtrip. Please allow 24 hours for e-mail requests to be processed.
 
Car Rental
SCCM has negotiated special car rental rates for MCCRC: Adult with Hertz. Discounted rates are available for rentals checked out and returned between July 25 and August 1, 2017. To receive the discounted rates, please refer to the information below.
 
Website: www.Hertz.com
CV #: 050D0005
 
By phone: +1 800 654-2240 (toll free) or +1 405 749-4434
CV #: 050D0005
 

 Sponsorship

 
MCCRC: Adult provides an excellent opportunity for sponsors to bring their marketing message and information about their products and services direct to key members of the ICU/CCU team. There are multiple opportunities available to target your company's goals and meet your budget when you become a Gold, Silver or Bronze sponsor.
 
Gold Sponsor - $25,000
  • 6' table top (electrical outlet provided upon request)
  • Pre-registration list
  • Color logo on print signage
  • Banner ad on the event app
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment at five breakfasts
  • Lunch or evening promotional symposium on either of the four days, July 25-28 (Tuesday-Friday) for a decreased fee of $5K (optional)
  • Production fees for the hotel key card included if ad creative is provided by June 15, 2017
  • Hotel door drops included (printed materials must be provided by July 7, 2017)
Silver Sponsor - $10,000
  • 6' table top (electrical outlet provided upon request)
  • Pre-registration list
  • Black and white logo on print signage 
  • Banner ad on the event app
  • Sponsorship acknowledgment at four breaks
  • Lunch or evening promotional symposium on either of the four days, July 25-28 (Tuesday-Friday) for an incremental fee of $10K (optional)
  • Hotel door drops included (printed materials must be provided by July 7, 2017)
Bronze Sponsor - $5,000
  • 6' table top (electrical outlet provided upon request)
  • Pre-registration list
You can access the additional info with the slide brochure.
 

 CE-MOC

 
Learning Objectives
  • Discuss relevant clinical topics and updates to increase knowledge base in critical care
  • Assess the scientific foundations and literature evidence for the diagnosis, monitoring and management of patients with critical illness
  • Compare information among multiprofessional practitioners involved in the practice of critical care medicine
Target Audience
This course is designed as a comprehensive review of the diagnosis, monitoring and management of the critically ill patient, as well as preparation for the critical care subspecialty examination. This continuing education offering is intended to meet the needs of any healthcare provider involved in the care of critically ill patients, including advanced practice nurses, anesthesiologists, cardiologists, critical care fellows, critical care nurses, emergency medicine practitioners, intensivists, internists, neurologists, pharmacists, pulmonologists, respiratory care practitioners and surgeons.
 
Type of Activity
This activity was prepared as a critical care review and will focus on increasing knowledge-based content.
 
Competencies
SCCM supports recommendations that will promote lifelong learning through continuing education. SCCM promotes activities that encourage the highest quality in education that will enhance knowledge, competence or performance in critical care practice.
This activity will meet the following competencies:
  • Practice Applications
  • Medical Knowledge
Credit Hours
Physicians: Accreditation Statement: The Society of Critical Care Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Designation Statement: The Society of Critical Care Medicine designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 40.5 AMA PRA Category 1 credits™. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity.
 
Nurses: This activity has been approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider No. 8181, for up to 40.5 contact hours.

Pharmacists: The Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This live educational activity provides up to 40.5 contact hours of continuing education credit (0236-0000-17-003-L04-P). SCCM reports to a continuing pharmacy education (CPE) tracking service, CPE Monitor, which will authenticate and store data for completed CPE units received by pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. The tracking system will make CPE data for each participant available to the state boards of pharmacy where the participant is licensed or registered. After CPE units are processed by ACPE and the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy, pharmacists and pharmacy technicians will be able to log in to a comprehensive electronic profile to access information about their completed CPE.
 
Physician Assistants: The American Academy of Physician Assistants accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education or a recognized state medical society. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 40.5 Category 1 credits for completing this activity.
 
Maintenance of Certification
Successful completion of this continuing medical education (CME) activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 40.5 maintenance of certification (MOC) points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM), American Board of Anesthesia’s (ABA) and American Board of Surgery’s (ABS) MOC programs. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit. ABS requires participants to self-report credit if audited.