American Heart Association CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care Update

December 13, 2017 | 8:30 – 17:00 | Conrad Hotel | Dubai, UAE

The American Heart Association is hosting an Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) professional education conference featuring leading resuscitation experts speaking on the latest in CPR and ECC science, education, and training. Conference also includes breakout sessions and opportunities for networking with peers and ECC event sponsors.
Topics include:
    •  CPR Quality
    •  Post Cardiac Arrest Care
    •  Improving Systems of Care in the Middle East and North Africa
    •  Latest updates on Resuscitation Science


Join the region’s leading doctors, nurses, paramedics, and healthcare administrators for the event you don’t want to miss.  

 

Continuing Medical Education credits will be offered.

Event Schedule

8:00 – 8:30

Welcome & Registration

Session One | Update on Resuscitation Science

8:30 – 9:00

Two Years Review on Adult Resuscitation

Dr. Michael Kurz | Physician Scientist | The Alabama Resuscitation Center | USA speaker bio >

9:00 – 9:30

Two Years Review on Pediatric Resuscitation

Dr. Monica Kleinman | Medical Director - Medical-Surgical ICU, Critical Care Transport | Boston Children’s Hospital | USA speaker bio >

9:30 – 9:40

Q & A

Session Two | Improving Systems of Care

9:40 – 10:00

Teaching and Learning Styles

Dr. Mary Mancini | Sr. Associate Dean for Education Innovation | University of Texas at Arlington | USA speaker bio >

10:00 – 10:20

A Systems Integration Framework for Educators

Dr. Mary Mancini | Sr. Associate Dean for Education Innovation | University of Texas at Arlington | USA speaker bio >

10:20 – 10:40

What Could be Done at the Community Level?

Dr. Mary Mancini | Sr. Associate Dean for Education Innovation | University of Texas at Arlington | USA speaker bio >

10:40 – 10:50

Q & A

BREAK | 10:50 – 11:10

Session Three | CPR Quality

11:10 – 11:30

How to Measure CPR Quality

Dr. Monica Kleinman | Medical Director | Medical-Surgical ICU, Critical Care Transport | Boston Children’s Hospital | USA speaker bio >

11:30 – 11:50

Ensuring Quality: ECC Courses

Dr. Monica Kleinman | Medical Director Medical-Surgical ICU, Critical Care Transport | Boston Children’s Hospital | USA speaker bio >

11:50 – 12:10

Affective Debriefing for Critically Ill Patients

Dr. Monica Kleinman | Medical Director Medical-Surgical ICU, Critical Care Transport | Boston Children’s Hospital | USA speaker bio >

12:10 – 12:20

Q & A

BREAK | 12:20 – 13:30 | Prayer & Lunch

Session Four: Post Cardiac Arrest Care

13:30 – 13:50

Update on Therapeutic Hypothermia

Dr. Michael Kurz | Physician Scientist | The Alabama Resuscitation Center | USA speaker bio >

13:50 – 14:10

PCI after ROSC for STEMI/NSTEMI

Dr. Michael Kurz | Physician Scientist | The Alabama Resuscitation Center | USA speaker bio >

14:10 – 14:30

Post ROSC Integrated System of Care

Dr. Michael Kurz | Physician Scientist | The Alabama Resuscitation Center | USA speaker bio >

14:30 – 14:40

Q & A

BREAK | 14:40 – 15:00

Session Five | Improving Cardiovascular Care

15:00 – 15:20

The Impact of Quality Improvement Programs

Dr. Sidney Smith | Professor of Medicine | The University of North Carolina | USA speaker bio >

15:20 – 15:30

Q & A

15:30 – 16:55

Jeapardy

16:55 – 17:00

Conclusion & CME Certificate Distribution

Our Sponsors

Thank you to our sponsors!