Department of Surgery

Advances in Critical Care

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About the Conference

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The annual Advances in Critical Care conference will be held on a virtual platform Oct. 14-15, 2021. This two-day meeting sponsored by the Department of Surgery at Baylor College Medicine, will feature speakers from the Texas Medical Center and around the country from all aspects of critical care. Topics will include management strategies for COVID-19, the latest advances in sepsis, trauma, cardiovascular and neurocritical care, ECMO and other innovative tools. This annual meeting is for physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, perfusionists, respiratory therapists, as well as residents, fellows and students. 

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Course Directors

People
First Name
Subhasis
Last Name
Chatterjee
Honorific Title
M.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
First Name
James
Middle Name
P
Last Name
Herlihy
Honorific Title
M.D.
Professor
First Name
Jose
Middle Name
Luis
Last Name
Diaz-Gomez
Honorific Title
M.D., FCCM, FASE
Senior Faculty
First Name
Michele
Last Name
Loor
Honorific Title
M.D., FACS
Assistant Professor and Chair, Social Equity Committee
First Name
Holly
Last Name
Clayton
Honorific Title
M.P.A.S., PA-C
Assistant Professor
First Name
Amy
Middle Name
Westwick
Last Name
Butcher
Instructor
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Accreditation 

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This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Texas Heart Institute and Baylor College of Medicine. Texas Heart Institute  is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation

Texas Heart Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

MOC

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 12.00 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.

Nurses

CHI St. Luke’s Health Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Louisiana State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. LSNA Provider No. 4002068.

Up to 5.5 contact hours will be awarded for successful completion of this activity. To receive a certificate of completion with awarded contact hours, you are required to sign-in at registration each day, attend the entire program or partially for topics listed on the tracker and return the completed evaluation form each day.