Advanced Donor Management Workshop
Next workshop planned: Spring 2021
Due to COVID19, we are taking precautions to protect our members' safety and well being. We have decided to cancel the 2020 in-person workshop and postpone the next workshop to the spring of 2021, provided circumstances permit us to reconvene in a live, in-person format
Sample Workshop Agenda:
Attendees will participate in didactic sessions that will advance their knowledge and skills while caring for the donor. Live skill stations will be added to allow for hands on experience.
Didactic sessions may include the following topics:
Examining the sub-optimal donor heart
Examining the CXR
Donor Lung Management Strategies
Live Skill Stations will include:
Mechanical Ventilation I
Mechanical Ventilation II
Assessment of the Critically Ill Patient
Lung Volume Recruitment
Advanced Abdominal Recovery
Extensive case study analysis will be provided throughout the workshop. Current course materials are being evaluated and updated. Agenda is subject to change.