Pediatric Emergencies Alberta Children's Hospital 2017

Calgary, Alberta
Friday, March 10, 2017

Pediatric Emergencies Alberta Children's Hospital 2017
Friday, March 10, 2017 7:45 AM -
Saturday, March 11, 2017 4:00 PM (Mountain Time)

Alberta Children's Hospital
403-955-7093
2888 Shaganappi Trail NW
Calgary, Alberta T3B 6A8
Canada

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Welcome to PEACH 2017. Below you will see all the exciting content we have planned for this year's conference. Registration deadline is Friday, February 10, 2017.  

No refunds will be issued if cancellation occurs within two weeks of the conference, unless a replacement can be found.

We are working hard to create the 2017. To download the 2016 full brochure to get an idea of how we structure PEACH, click here

PEACH 2017
March 10-11

The Section of Emergency Medicine at the Alberta Children's Hospital is proud to present PEACH for its 6th year running. It will be based out of the ACH's 4th floor conference centre and KidSIM, our state-of-the-art simulation facility.

Leading edge simulation technology run by Canada’s top simulation educators, hands on teaching and a focus on the latest evidence-based medicine, make this two-day conference a not-to-be-missed event for family physicians, emergency physicians and pediatricians, as well as those health care professionals who care for acutely ill and injured children.

“This event will be an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1 and 3) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development. Participants can claim up to a maximum of 12 study credits.”

“This program will meet the accreditation criteria of The College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been accredited by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development for up to 12 MAINPRO-M1 credits.”

Back by popular demand

Pre-Conference 
Thursday, March 9, 2017

The Pediatric Airway Course (TPAC)
8:00-16:30 Cost: $750

Space is limited to 25 people. Register early to avoid disappointment.

The need to secure a pediatric airway is a relatively uncommon procedure for most physicians who care for injured or ill children. As a result, it is the source of considerable anxiety for may practitioners. This course will include both seminars and skills stations with a variety of airway equipment and intubatable mannequins with the focus being on securing the pediatric airway.

Key Topics: Indication for airway management, anticipating the difficult airway; selection of medications; sising and correct use of airway devices.

Learning Objectives:
After attending the course, participants will:
1. Understand the differences between a pediatric and adult airway
2. Understand the indications for advanced airway procedures in children
3. Have an approach to pediatric rapid sequence intubation
4. Be able to select and place appropriately sized equipment

Instructors: Pediatric emergency physicians, pediatric intensive care physicians, pediatric anesthetists.

“This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 3) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development. Participants can claim up to a maximum of 8.75 study credits.”

“This program meets the accreditation criteria of The College of Family Physicians of Canada and has been accredited by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development for up to 8.75 MAINPRO-M1 credits.”


 

Contact Information

  • Agnes Bellegris, MBA
    Conference Coordinator
    Phone: 403-478-3440
    Email: abellegris@gmail.com
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