8th Annual Vascular Ultrasound Syposium
Saturday, May 17, 2014
Sheraton Harrisburg Hershey, 4650 Lindle Road, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
This program will provide an educational opportunity for physicians, sonographers, nurses and other health-care professionals to increase their knowledge about vascular diagnostic ultrasound and its role in the care of patients with arterial and venous disease. It will provide an open forum for vascular health-care professionals to learn and discuss best practices and emerging trends.
Featuring Keynote Speaker:
Phillip Bendick, PhD, RVT, FSDMS, FSVU
Technical Director of the Peripheral Vascular Diagnostic Center, Director of Surgical Research at William Beaumont Hospital
Congress on ECMO Therapy
4th International Conference
Saturday, October 19, 2013
Hershey Lodge, Hershey, Pennsylvania
A proven winner for ECMO teams
Building on the success of the past three years, this conference offers nationally known speakers presenting fast-paced sessions on clinical and regulatory issues, new technologies, and advanced strategies of care.
Aly El Banayosy, M.D. - Course Director
Join us in Hershey
Hershey is conveniently located in central Pennsylvania, just 90 minutes from Baltimore and Philadelphia, two hours from Washington, D.C., and three hours from New York City. Come and visit the town that has been named "the sweetest place on earth." There are many attractions in a close radius, including HersheyPark, Hershey's Chocolate World, HersheyPark ZooAmerica, the Hershey Story museum, Hershey Gardens, Hershey Theatre, The Hotel Hershey and its Chocolate Spa, and The Antique Automobile Club of America Museum, as well as Dutch Wonderland and Lancaster PA Dutch country, historic Gettysburg, and the PA state capital of Harrisburg. For additional information about Hershey,PA, please visit HersheyPA.com or call 1-800-HERSHEY (437-7439).
The 4th International Congress on ECMO Therapy is presented by Penn State College of Medicine. It is designed to discuss, define, and resolve outstanding clinical and regulatory issues related to ECMO therapy. Discussions will be led by international leaders in the field. New technology and advanced techniques for cannulation and circuitry will be presented. Unique and effective methods for managing long-term ECMO patients in the ICU will be presented as well.
Cardiothoracic surgeons; heart and lung transplant surgeons; cardiologists including interventional, acute care, heart failure, and heart transplant; cardiac and cardiothoracic fellows; pulmonologists; intensivists; cardiovascular/pulmonary/critical care anesthesiologists; nurse practitioners; physician assistants; and perfusion, nursing, and ECMO teams can benefit from attending this program.
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