Monday Program

2018 NRRCC Monday Program

Monday’s program has been approved for ? CEU’s.

DRAFT Updated – 02 06 18
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0700-0800 Registration –Grand Lobby Lower Level  
0800-0810 Welcome Remarks
Meeting Rooms 110 – 113
0810-0910 The Professional Road Ahead
Brian Walsh, RRT., B.S. AARC
Sponsored by AARC
0910-1010 The Energetics of VILI: Driving Pressure, Power and Driving Power
John Marini, M.D.
Sponsored by TBD
1010-1025 BREAK
Critical Care Track
Meeting Rooms 110 – 113
Diagnostics Track
Meeting Room 109
Neo/Peds Track
Meeting Room114
1025-1125 Keeping Patients Off the Vent: NPPV or HFNC?

Robert Kempainen, M.D.
Sponsored by TBD

Mechanical Ventilation of Acute Asthma

Joseph Keenan,M.D.
Sponsored by TBD

Common Newborn Airway Obstructions

Karthik Balakrishnan, MD

1135-1305 Color Guard Presentation 1140 – 1155
Lunch and Awards 1200 – 1305
Grand Ballroom #3
Critical Care Track
Meeting Room 110 – 113
Diagnostics Track

Meeting Room 109

Neo/Peds Track

Meeting Room 114

1310-1410 What is Safe Ventilation?
Steve Holets, R.R.T.
Sponsored by Hamilton Medical
Basics of Cardiopulmonary Exercise Test Interpretation
Kempainen, M.D.
Sponsored by MCG
Management of Pediatric Difficult Airways
Devon Aganga, M.D.
Sponsored by Pediatric Home Services 
1415-1515 Management of Adult Difficult Airways
David Barbara, M.D.
Sponsored by TBD
Sleep Disordered Breathing and the Respiratory Therapist
Kelly Schmidt, R.R.T., B.R.P. T.
Neonatal/Pediatric Palliative Care
Christopher Collura, M.D.
Sponsored by Pediatric Home Services 
1515-1525 BREAK
1525-1625 Room 110 – 113
Pulmonary Panel Discussions
Brian Walsh, R.R.T. & Rich Oeckler, M.D.
  Sponsored by AARC
1700 -ongoing Sputum Bowl
DoubleTree
Grand Ballroom



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