Critical Care for the Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant, and MD


At the conclusion of the educational activity, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss new initiatives in ICU design that lead to healing
  • Describe the different approaches to hemodynamic monitoring
  • Define and explain the difference between the different ventilation modes
  • Learn the basic anatomy that can be seen on a chest x-ray
  • Discuss the common HSCT complications and related treatment
  • Discuss chemotherapy relate cardiac toxicity
  • Discuss the current ARDSnet research on management, treatment and prevention of ARDS
  • Discuss proper patient selection and management with ECMO
  • Define and describe the management of ACS
  • Describe commonly used anti-infectives and indications for use in the ICU
  • Understand the basics of procedural ultrasonography
  • Discuss the latest guidelines from the Surviving Sepsis Campaign

    Event Information

    Date & Time(s)
    Wednesday, February 13, 2013 (All day)

    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center


    Course Directors:

    Neil Halpern, MD
    Rhonda D’Agostino, ACNP-BC


    This course is intended for Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Physicians and other health care professionals interested in critical care.


    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center designates this conference for a maximum of 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit he/she actually spent in the conference.

    Location Information

    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Rockefeller Research Laboratories
    430 East 67th Street
    Between First and York Avenues
    New York, NY 10065

    Contact Information


    Registration Information

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