Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Webcast Series

Next Critical Care for Non-ICU Clinicians: Expert Panel Series Webcasts

Wed, Dec 9, 2020
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Wed, Jan 13, 2021
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Wed, Feb 24, 2021
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Wed, Apr 14, 2021
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Wed, May 12, 2021
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Wed, Jun 9, 2021
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The Society of Critical Care Medicine's COVID-19 webcast series addresses clinical issues and questions related to the pandemic.

Critical Care for Non-ICU Clinicians: Expert Panel Series

This webcast series engages a panel of critical care experts who will address questions from non-ICU clinicians caring for critically ill patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. Participants are encouraged to ask about any related topics at the time of registration or live during the session.
Moderator: Marie Baldisseri, MD, MPH, FCCM
Speakers: Bushra A. Mina, MD, FCCM, FCCP, FACP; Michaelia Cucci, BCCCP, BCPS, PharmD; Quincy Tran, MD, PhD, FACEP, FCCM; Shaeesta Khan, MD

 

Critical Care for Non-ICU Clinicians: Expert Panel Series

​This webcast series engages a panel of critical care experts who will address questions from non-ICU clinicians caring for critically ill patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. Participants are encouraged to ask about any related topics at the time of registration or live during the session.
Moderator: Randy S. Wax, MD, MEd, FCCM
Speakers: Blair Bigham, MD, MSc, ACPf, DTMH; Sarah Mary McIsaac, MBBCh, MEd., FRCPC; Kristie A. Hertel, ACNP, CCRN, MSN, FCCM

 

Vitamin Treatment and Renin-Angiotensin System Inhibition in Patients with COVID-19

During this 1-hour activity expert faculty from the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists and the Society of Critical Care Medicine discussed the use of vitamins as adjunctive treatment in patients with COVID-19 as well as the role of Renin-Angiotensin System Inhibition in COVID-19 patients.

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Critical Care for Non-ICU Clinicians: Expert Panel Series

​This webcast series engages a panel of critical care experts who will address questions from non-ICU clinicians caring for critically ill patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. Participants are encouraged to ask about any related topics at the time of registration or live during the session.
Moderator: David J. Dries, MSE, MD, MCCM
Speakers: Michelle M. Ramírez, MD, FAAP; Janice E. Manjuck, MD

 

COVID-19 Pharmacology Debates: Management of Delirium, Pain and Sedation

​The Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) and the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) in their third series of therapeutic debates in the management of COVID-19. In the first debate, content matter experts debated the management of delirium in COVID-19. In the second debate, content matter experts debated the management of pain and sedation in COVID-19.

 

EEG Changes Associated with COVID-19

​An expert panel representing the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) and the Neurocritical Care Society (NCS) have teamed up to discuss cEEG monitoring and implementation of a cEEG program in COVID-19 patients, seizure detection, utility and treatment implications, along with practical considerations. The panelists will discuss their experiences at their facilities while also taking questions from the audience.

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COVID-19 Pharmacology Debates: Steroid and Antiviral Use in COVID-19 Patients

ASHP and the SCCM teamed up in their second series of therapeutic debates in the management of COVID-19. In the first debate, the content matter experts reviewed the latest literature and debate the use of steroids for treatment of COVID-19. In the second debate, our infectious diseases pharmacists debated the use of antivirals in the treatment course of COVID-19​.

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Critical Care for Non-ICU Clinicians: Expert Panel Series

This webcast series engages a panel of critical care experts who will address questions from non-ICU clinicians caring for critically ill patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. Participants are encouraged to ask about any related topics at the time of registration or live during the session.

 

The Importance of Rehabilitation During and After the ICU Stay: Mitigating Negative Outcomes in COVID-19 Patients

An expert panel representing the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) and the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPM&R) teamed up for this webcast discussion. They covered the importance of rehabilitation during and after the ICU stay, including strategies for effective transitions across the continuum of care. Once these teams discussed their experiences, challenges, successes, and strategies, they took questions from the audience.

 

Critical Care for Non-ICU Clinicians: Expert Panel Series

This webcast series engages a panel of critical care experts who will address questions from non-ICU clinicians caring for critically ill patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. Participants are encouraged to ask about any related topics at the time of registration or live during the session.

 

Preparation of Neonatal Resuscitation and Changing Face of Neonatal Resuscitation (English)

This webinar was delivered by invited pediatric and neonatal experts from China and the United States, to address strategy and key measures of neonatal resuscitation. There were two lectures - the Preparation of Neonatal Resuscitation and Changing Face of Neonatal Resuscitation, followed by a moderates panel discussion.

Dr. Du Lizhong, The Children's Hospital Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China
Dr. Han Tongyan, Peking University Third Hospital, China
Dr. Jae Kim, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, US

 

Preparation of Neonatal Resuscitation and Changing Face of Neonatal Resuscitation (Chinese)

This webinar was delivered by invited pediatric and neonatal experts from China and the United States, to address strategy and key measures of neonatal resuscitation. There were two lectures - the Preparation of Neonatal Resuscitation and Changing Face of Neonatal Resuscitation, followed by a moderates panel discussion.

Dr. Du Lizhong, The Children's Hospital Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China
Dr. Han Tongyan, Peking University Third Hospital, China
Dr. Jae Kim, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, US

 

Neonatal Mechanical Ventilation (English)

This interactive webinar focused on the discussion about neonatal mechanical ventilation and lung protection. Topics of the lectures include How to Achieving Optimum Support While Minimizing Injury, and Neurodevelopmental Respiratory Care. In the Q&A session, the professors from US and China leading hospitals answer audience's questions and provide expertise suggestions.

Dr. Huayan Zhang, Guangzhou Women and Children's Medical Center, China/ Children's Hospital of Philadelphia & University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, US
Natalie Napolitano, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, US
Dr. Jingbo Jiang, Shenzhen Children's Hospital, China

 

Neonatal Mechanical Ventilation (Chinese)

This interactive webinar focused on the discussion about neonatal mechanical ventilation and lung protection. Topics of the lectures include How to Achieving Optimum Support While Minimizing Injury, and Neurodevelopmental Respiratory Care. In the Q&A session, the professors from US and China leading hospitals answer audience's questions and provide expertise suggestions.

Dr. Huayan Zhang, Guangzhou Women and Children's Medical Center, China/ Children's Hospital of Philadelphia & University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, US
Natalie Napolitano, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, US
Dr. Jingbo Jiang, Shenzhen Children's Hospital, China

 

COVID-19 Q&A Call (Webcast 6)

In this question and answer webcast, attendees had the opportunity to post questions about managing critically ill patients with COVID-19 and other issues. Questions from social media, blogs and the various discussion forums, including the new SCCM COVID-19 Discussion Group, were also addressed.

 

Critical Care for Non-ICU Clinicians: Expert Panel Series

This webcast series engages a panel of critical care experts who will address questions from non-ICU clinicians caring for critically ill patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. Participants are encouraged to ask about any related topics at the time of registration or live during the session.

 

COVID-19 Pharmacology Debates: Anticoagulant and Immunomodulator Use

This webinar debate will cover immunomodulatory therapies and approaches to anticoagulation in patients with COVID-19. Each debate will be moderated by the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) and American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Presidents.

 

Grief on the Frontlines

Join author and grief educator Megan Devine for a discussion of grief we're seeing both in our patients and in ourselves. These are not normal times, and we're seeing a lot more grief and suffering than usual. This session is largely built around your questions: let's talk about what your grief is really like and find ways to acknowledge and address it. Megan will field questions during the event.

 

Critical Care for Non-ICU Clinicians: Expert Panel Series

This webcast series engages a panel of critical care experts who will address questions from non-ICU clinicians caring for critically ill patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. Participants are encouraged to ask about any related topics at the time of registration or live during the session.

 

COVID-19 Q&A Call (Webcast 5)

In this question and answer webcast series, attendees will have an opportunity to post questions about managing critically ill patients with COVID-19 and other issues. Questions from social media, blogs and the various discussion forums, including the new SCCM COVID-19 Discussion Group, will also be answered.

 

Maximizing the Respiratory Team Dynamic: Effective Patient Care During a Pandemic

An expert panel representing the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) and the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) teamed up to discuss how ICU respiratory care teams can work together more cohesively when caring for COVID-19 patients.

This webcast was sponsored by:

 

Triaging Critical Resources During COVID-19

The SCCM Ethics Committee prepared a guide entitled, Standard of Care Recommendations for Triaging Resources During the COVID-19 Pandemic. During this webcast, lead authors presented highlights from the guide and responded to questions submitted by registrants.

 

Surviving Sepsis Campaign: Guidelines on the Management of Critically Ill Adults with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (Chinese version)

Learn about the new Surviving Sepsis Campaign: Guidelines on the Management of Critically Ill Adults with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) webcast.

This webcast is sponsored by GE Healthcare China
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Critical Care for Non-ICU Clinicians: Expert Panel Series

This webcast series engages a panel of critical care experts who will address questions from non-ICU clinicians caring for critically ill patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. Participants are encouraged to ask about any related topics at the time of registration or live during the session.

This webcast is sponsored by: ThermoFisher

 

Presidents' Expert Panel: Unanticipated Consequences of Pandemic Care

This joint webcast was moderated by the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) and the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) Presidents, along with invited experts from both societies, to address difficult questions regarding managing COVID-19 patients. This panel focused on minding the gap where current training and guidelines may no longer apply. More than ever, continuity of care is critical as the pandemic evolves and guidance from expert leadership is key.

 

Comparing the Surviving Sepsis Campaign (SSC) and National Institutes of Health (NIH) COVID-19 Guidelines

This webcast consisted of an SCCM COVID-19 expert panel discussion comparing the Surviving Sepsis Campaign COVID-19 Guidelines with the newly released National Institutes of Health Coronavirus (COVID-19) Treatment Guidelines.

 

COVID-19 Q&A Call (Webcast 4)

In this question and answer webcast series, attendees will have an opportunity to post questions about managing critically ill patients with COVID-19 and other issues. Questions from social media, blogs and the various discussion forums, including the new SCCM COVID-19 Discussion Group, will also be answered.

 

Coping with Uncertainty: What to Do When You Don't Know What's Next

In a follow-up to the April 7, 2020 webinar on Managing Mental Health During the COVID Crisis, Dr. Jim Jackson and Dr. Megan Hosey discussed the uncertainty of the next phase of the COVID pandemic and ways to cope with the ambiguity of the duration and severity of the situation.

 

Managing Nutrition Support for Critically Ill COVID-19 Patients

This webcast presented an overview of the nutritional management of the critically ill patient with COVID-19 infection. It addressed the vital need for nutrition, nutritional requirements, and the appropriate indications and management of enteral and parenteral nutrition in the context of COVID-19 management. A patient case illustrating these concepts was presented. This webcast was produced jointly with the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) and the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN).

                   

 

Critical Care for Non-ICU Clinicians: Oxygen Supplementation Strategies and Deciding When to Intubate and Extubate

Learn the basics about oxygenation supplementation and criteria for deciding when it's time to consider patient intubation and extubation. This webcast is tailored to non-ICU clinicians and led by leaders from SCCM's Fundamental Critical Care Support Committee.

 

Integrating Critical Care Pharmacists into Safe and Effective Care Delivery in the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic

This interactive webinar focused on key elements of critical care pharmacotherapy and pharmacy operations in the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic. Key topic areas included tele-rounding, rapid integration of trainees into staffing models, drug shortages, safe drug delivery, emergency response management, and rapidly scaling up clinical trials on emerging therapeutics.

 

Family-Centered Care in the Age of Visitor Restrictions

This webcast addressed the legal, social and logistical challenges in communicating with families during the pandemic. Topics covered included a conceptual and practical framework for remote family communication, the importance of having a coordinated interdisciplinary effort in these communications, and updates on CMS regulations for communications.

 

COVID-19 Q&A Call (Webcast 3)

In this question and answer webcast series, attendees will have an opportunity to post questions about managing critically ill patients with COVID-19 and other issues. Questions from social media, blogs and the various discussion forums, including the new SCCM COVID-19 Discussion Group, will also be answered.

 

COVID-19 Clinical Perspectives: From The Frontline

COVID-19 case studies were discussed as seen from 3 frontline clinicians at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC). UNMC was one of the first U.S. hospitals to manage quarantined COVID-19 patients at the start of the pandemic.

 

Critical Care for Non-ICU Clinicians Expert Panel Series

This webcast series engages a panel of critical care experts who will address questions from non-ICU clinicians caring for critically ill patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. Participants are encouraged to ask about any related topics at the time of registration or live during the session.

 

COVID-19: What Do We Not Yet Know That We Need To Understand

This joint webinar was moderated by the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the American College of Emergency Physicians Presidents along with an invited expert panel from both societies to address difficult questions regarding managing COVID-19 patients.

 

COVID-19 Q&A Call (Webcast 2)

In this question and answer webcast series, attendees will have an opportunity to post questions about managing critically ill patients with COVID-19 and other issues. Questions from social media, blogs and the various discussion forums, including the new SCCM COVID-19 Discussion Group, will also be answered.

 

Managing Your Mental Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Extenuating circumstances call for extraordinary coping. During this webcast, James C. Jackson, PsyD and Megan Hosey, PhD described mental health issues you may experience and provide tools for coping with these symptoms and a framework for understanding them.

 

COVID-19 What We Learned from the Outbreak in Wuhan

During this webcast, Zhiyong Peng, MD, PhD, discussed his personal experiences as he prepared for the original COVID-19 outbreak and led one of the first teams to diagnose and manage COVID-19 patients, as well as lessons learned now that the spread in Wuhan is under control.

 

COVID-19 Q&A Call (Webcast 1)

In this question and answer webcast series, attendees will have an opportunity to post questions about managing critically ill patients with COVID-19 and other issues. Questions from social media, blogs and the various discussion forums, including the new SCCM COVID-19 Discussion Group, will also be answered.

 

Surviving Sepsis Campaign: Guidelines on the Management of Critically Ill Adults with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (recorded on March 26, 2020)

Learn about the new Surviving Sepsis Campaign: Guidelines on the Management of Critically Ill Adults with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) webcast. Featuring several key guideline developers, this panel discussion webcast provided information on the guidelines recommendations and will offer an opportunity for participants to ask questions.


Webcast participants were able to learn more about the recommendations included in the guidelines regarding infection control, laboratory diagnosis and specimens, hemodynamic support, ventilatory support, and recommendations related to currently available COVID-19 therapies; review epidemiological characteristics of COVID-19 as reported to date; and learn about infographics available.

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Moderator
Mitchell Levy, MD, MCCM
Professor of Medicine, Division Chief Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Brown University School of Medicine
Providence, Rhode Island, USA

Faculty
Waleed Alhazzani, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Associate Professor of Medicine
McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Laura E. Evans, MD, MS, FCCM
Director of Critical Care UWMC
University of Washington Medical Center
Seattle, Washington, USA

 

Scaled Pandemic Preparedness: From Large Medical Center to Community Hospital – What Do You Need To Do? (recorded on March 20, 2020)

The webcast covered how to prepare for the COVID-19 pandemic, with lessons learned from hospitals in the Houston area that already established special isolation units.


Moderator: Heather Meissen ACNP, FCCM, FAANP

Faculty:
Amy Arrington, MD, PhD
Section Chief, Global Biologic Preparedness
Texas Children’s Hospital
Medical Director, Special Isolation Unit, Texas Children’s Hospital
Assistant Professor, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas, USA

 

China/U.S. Panel Discussion on COVID-19 (recorded on March 20, 2020)

An interactive panel discussion on COVID-19 with the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) and Chinese critical care leaders.


The webcast covered infection control, diagnosis, life support, medication, ICU resources management, and more. Expert panelists included SCCM President Lewis J. Kaplan, MD, FACS, FCCM, and Guan Xiangdong, president of the Chinese Society of Critical Care Medicine, as well as Chinese ICU directors working on the frontlines in Wuhan, China.

 

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