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.

Download the SCCM Events 2017 app to get full access to the agenda, faculty and continuing education (CE) details for SCCM educational meetings.

 

 Agenda

 
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Day 1: Respiratory Disease, Mechanical Ventilation, and Noninvasive Support
 
6:30 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
 
6:15 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
 
6:15 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
 
6:15 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
 
6:15 a.m. – 7:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
 
7:00 a.m. – 7:45 a.m.
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

 
 

 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

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: Book your room at the Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel by calling +1 877 868-9134 and identifying yourself as a participant in SCCM’s 2017 MCCRC using the code SCC710. 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.

The Loews Chicago O’Hare has a limited number of guest rooms remaining. Rooms are also available at the following hotels.
All rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Both properties are within walking distance to the Loews Chicago O’Hare. No shuttle transportation is provided to/from these properties.

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Chicago O’Hare Airport*
5460 North River Rd
Rosemont, IL 60018
Phone: +1 847 292-9100 

Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago O’Hare Rosemont* 
This all-suite property features newly renovated guestrooms and an updated indoor pool. 
A complimentary breakfast is included each morning plus complimentary drinks and snacks are provided at the hotel’s nightly reception. 
5500 N. River Rd
Rosemont, IL 60018
Phone: +1 847 678-4000

*Four night minimum stay required Tuesday through Thursday, July 25-27, 2017.
 
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.
 

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