Pediatric Neurocritical Care Symposium: From Field to Follow-up

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Agenda, Thursday, May 4th, 2023
8:55 a.mWelcome, introduction and overview of the conferenceKristin Guilliams
Réjean Guerriero
9:00 a.m.Pediatric Critical Care Medicine: past, present, and optimizing our futureMary Hartman
9:30 a.m.MRI Biomarkers in Pediatric Severe TBIPeter Ferrazzano
10:00 a.m.ICYMI: Recent literature highlights of ICU-EEGTanner Hoke
10:30 a.m.Multimodal Management of Pediatric Cerebral ArteriovenousJarod Roland
11:00 a.m.Neuromonitoring in Neurovascular DiseaseDana Harrar
11:30 a.m.Focal Cerebral Arteriopathy in Pediatric StrokeHeather Fullerton
12:00 p.m.ICYMI: Recent literature highlights of StrokeBarbra Giourgas
1:15 p.m.Neurodevelopmental outcomes of congenital heart diseaseCaroline Lee
1:45 p.m.EEG Features and Short-Term Outcomes in Children on ECMOEkta Shah
2:00 p.m.Connecting data to understand outcomesCynthia Ortinau
2:40 p.m.Neurocardiac Care PanelModerator: Cynthia Ortinau
Kelly Wolfe
Caitlin Rollins
Ahmed Said
Justin Elhoff
J. (Joppe) Nijman
Adam Cassidy
3:45 p.m.ICYMI: Recent literature highlights of Neurocritical CareDavid Butler
4:00 p.m.The Importance of Nursing Care: Transitioning from ICU to floorTammara King
4:15 p.m.Neurocritical Care recoveryStacy Suskauer
4:45 p.m.Wrap-up and Concluding RemarksKristin Guilliams
Réjean Guerriero
Please refer to the 2023 Symposium Debrief for more information on featured speakers.

Featured speakers

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Alexis  Topjian, MD

Alexis Topjian, MD

Pediatric Critical Care, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Talk title: “Role of Guidelines”

Taryn  Surtees, MD

Taryn Surtees, MD

Neurocritical Care fellow, WUSM & SLCH

Talk title: “Acute stroke management”

Courtney  Wusthoff, MD

Courtney Wusthoff, MD

Pediatric Neurology, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford

Talk title: “Status Epilepticus in Neonatal and Pediatric patients”

Giulia  Benedetti, MD

Giulia Benedetti, MD

Pediatric Neurology, Seattle Children’s

Talk title: “Clinical Application of Quantitative EEG in the ICU”

Mauro  Caffarelli, MD

Mauro Caffarelli, MD

Critical Care Fellow, UCSF Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Talk title: “A Novel Quantitative EEG Index for Bedside Detection of Cerebral Ischemia”

Matt  Luchette, MD

Matt Luchette, MD

Critical Care Fellow, Boston Children’s Hospital

Talk title: “Quantitative Physiology in Neurocritical Care”


Featured speakers

See below for full recording of the 2021 symposium.

Brad  Schlaggar, MD, PhD

Brad Schlaggar, MD, PhD

President and CEO, Kennedy Krieger Institute

Talk title: “Paying attention to the non-neurotypical child”

Gina  Pellerito, CCNRP

Gina Pellerito, CCNRP

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

Talk title: “STARS Program”

Alyssa  Smith, MD

Alyssa Smith, MD

Neurology, WUSM & SLCH

Talk title: “Stroke alert”

Matthew  Kirschen, MD, PhD

Matthew Kirschen, MD, PhD

Pediatric Critical Care, CHOP & UPenn

Talk title: “More than Monroe – Cerebral physiology in the PICU”

Stuart  Tomko, MD

Stuart Tomko, MD

Pediatric Neurology, WUSM & SLCH

Talk title: “Quantitative EEG applications in Pediatric Critical Care”

Jennifer  Strahle, MD

Jennifer Strahle, MD

Pediatric Neurosurgery, WUSM & SLCH

Talk title: “Post-operative EEG monitoring in the surgical treatment of Moya Moya”

Mo  Shaik, MD, PhD

Mo Shaik, MD, PhD

Pediatrics, CHOP & UPenn

Talk title: “Cerebral autoregulation in children with severe TBI”

Alyson Baker

Alyson Baker

Neurology, WUSM & SLCH

Talk title: “Neuromonitoring during ECMO”

Conall  Francouer, MD

Conall Francouer, MD

Pediatric Critical Care, CHU de Québec – Université Laval

Talk title: “Variability in pediatric brain death determination in the United States”