Pre-Congress Workshops

​​​​Please note that the dates and times of these workshops may change, and other workshops may be added. 

​​By clicking on the workshop title you will be able to see more information (where available). 

Two day workshops : 4-5 June, 2016,  

ExtraCorporeal Life Support​

​08:00 - 16:00

Comprehensive training in all aspects of ECMO, from circuit management through to complex decision making.

This workshop will be held off site at SickKids hospital, The Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning686 Bay Street, corner of Bay and Elm​, 3rd Floor, Room 3A & 3B.

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Utilizing Ultrasound in the PICU

08:30 - 17:15

Comprehensive hands on program learning the principles and application of US in critical care for real time diagnosis and guidance of management.

One day workshops: 4 June, 2016,   ​

Physical therapy in paediatric critical​ care and neuromuscular disease

08:30 - 17:00​

Cardiopulmonary physiotherapy/ physical therapy in paediatric critical care and neuromuscular disease
Risky Business: Critical Care

08:30 - 17:15

Learning from high risk industries to improve quality and safety in critical care
Cutting Edge Concepts for Managing Cardiac Arrest in the Critically Ill Child: Beyond the 2015 Guidelines:​    ​

08:30 - 17:00​

A one day pre-conference course that will utilize simulation and interactive strategies to explore the complexities and cutting edge concepts for CPR in diverse critically ill populations.
First​ Steps in a Clinical Research Career 

08:30 - 17:00

A comprehensive discussion of the aspects of clinical research that are essential to the junior investigator.  The presentations will include various perspectives by leading international authorities in the field of clinical research.

One day w​orkshops: 5 June, 2016,  ​

Ventilation Workshop 

08:30 - 17:00

Aspects of invasive and non invasive ventilation will be presented in an interactive workshop that will include scenario presentations and discussion with the participants.
Global Health

08:30 - 17:00

Education activities in Global Health, capacity building and medical missions and  enhancing care in District hospitals in developing countries.
Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy CRRT

08:30 - 17:00

Comprehensive hands on program , learning the principles and application of renal replacement therapy in critical care.
 Inter-professional consensus meeting that will articulate international concerns regarding the long-term impact of critical illness on child and family outcomes.​
Life After Critical Illness - State of the Science and Future Directions

08:30 - 17:00


Half day w​orkshops: 5 June, 2016,  ​

Trainee simulation boot camp
(Including Multi-media) 

08:30 - 13:00

Simulated examination of skills and decision in the OSCE format.
Cardiac Critical Care

08:00 - 13:00​

Cardiac Critical Care: Single Ventricle Management - From Fetus to Fontan ​​


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