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ECMO hands-on simulation course

In-person only

May 9 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

CME 4 CME credits

Cost Attending $450; Trainee/Student/ $350

Max Participants 42

Course Description
This course is a multi-station course with a combination of hands-on training and small case based discussions. Participants will, after a brief introduction, rotate through a series of stations with expert faculty to take them through the scenarios and skills stations. The course will culminate with a large group simulation to review and integrate course learning objectives.

APSA Coaching Project (2023-2024)

We will be hosting a hybrid coach training during APSA in May. This training session will have simultaneous live and virtual options.

  • Learn Coaching techniques to coach yourself, pediatric surgical trainees and early career pediatric surgeons
  • Promote professional and personal growth
  • Improve resilience and reduce burnout
  • Learn advanced listening skills and coaching strategies

    Advanced, in-person
    May 9, 11:30am – 1:30pm ET
    Advanced, virtual
    May 9, 2:00 – 4:00 pm ET
    Beginner, Part 1, in-person
    May 11, 11:15am – 12:30pm ET

Pediatric Surgery Firearm Injury Research Collaborative Symposium

In-person only

Course chair Marion C.W. Henry, MD MPH

May 9 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

CME none

Cost none

Max Participants unlimited

Symposium Description
Join this interactive session to learn about tactics to approach the public health crisis of firearm injury in children and understand more about the important work that pediatric surgeons are leading in the area of firearm injury prevention and recovery. Learn how you can become involved in this critical work area and in the national organizations that are working tirelessly in firearm injury and prevention.