September 19—21, 2013
MUSC Children’s Hospital presents
2nd Annual Bridge to Success: Acute Pediatric Care from the Emergency Department to the Intensive Care Unit
Historic Downtown Charleston, South Carolina
Guest Speakers will join MUSC pediatric subspecialty faculty to emphasize the continuum and coordination of care between the Emergency Department and the PICU.
Vikhyat S. Bebarta, MD, FACEP, FACMT (Lt. Col, USAF, MC) Interim Director, Enroute Care Research Center Battlefield Health and Trauma Research Institute (BHTRI); US Army Institute of Surgery Research (ISR) Chief, Medical Toxicology, Department of Emergency Medicine, San Antonio Military Medical Center, San Antonio, TX.
Joseph L. Wright, MD, MPH Senior Vice President, Child Health Advocacy Institute; Faculty, Emergency Medicine and Trauma, Children’s National Medical Center; Principal Investigator Children’s Research Institute (CRI), Center for Translational Science; Professor, Pediatrics (Vice Chair), Emergency Medicine, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health and Sciences; Professor, Health Policy, Prevention and Community Health, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences.
Unique Focus: Coordination and continuum of care for seriously ill children from the Emergency Department to the Intensive Care Unit.
Presented by: Board certified faculty in Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Neurology and Pediatric Nursing.
State of the Art Topics in Lecture Include:
Pre-hospital Care • Communication and Quality Improvement in
the PED & PICU • Telemedicine • Septic Shock • Toxicology
Congenital Heart Disease • Asthma • Disaster •
Family Presence in Resuscitation...and more.
Optional Pediatric Simulation and Procedural Ultrasound Workshops available!
Active Learning Modules in Pediatric Simulation at MUSC’s award
winning Simulation Center are offered to a limited number of
participants, as well as Active Leaning Modules with Emergency
physicians fellowship trained in Ultrasound.
Historic Downtown Charleston
Conference to be held at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel & Suites near Charleston City Market, one of the most vibrant and historic places in all of the South. Known for its rich history, Charleston, South Carolina has been named both Top U.S. City and Top Destination in the World by Conde Nast Traveler 2012 Readers’ Choice Awards. For the second consecutive year, the city also received recognition as the No. 1 tourist destination in the U.S.
Ingrid Schneider, Event Coordinator
Phone: (843) 792-0269
Fax: (843) 876-0962