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37th Annual Pacific Northwest Regional Respiratory Care Conference And Scientific Assembly April 11th – 13th, 2010 Doubletree Hotel Seattle Airport Seattle, Washington Go to www.RCSW.org to register online after March 12th General Information Largest Respiratory Care Conference in a Five State Region Over 40 Individual Lectures in 5 Different Tracks Wide Variety of Current and Emerging Respiratory and Critical Care Topics Over 70 of the Latest Bio-Medical Displays all Three Days Grand Opening of the Exhibit Pavilion Sunday Evening with “Wine and Cheese Reception” Monday Evening Sputum Bowl Competition Look for video golf competitions in the hotel lounge Stand alone Pulmonary Diagnostics Session Sunday April 11th Stand alone Sleep Medicine Session Sunday April 11th Stand alone Perinatal-Pediatric Session Monday April 12th Stand alone Management/Leadership Session Tuesday April 13th Certificates of attendance will be available at the end of the day on the last day you attend CEU’s are not included with the student registration fee Lunch is on your own on Sunday and included with registration for Monday & Tuesday Breakfast will be served with the Annual Business Meeting on Tuesday morning, but you must pre-register ~ 20 AARC Category I CRCE CEU’s have been requested 7 AAST CEC’s have been requested Speaker handouts will be available at the Respiratory Care Society of Washington web site: www.rcsw.org You may download the speaker materials at your convenience, before or after the conference Registration Information Go to www.rcsw.org to register online after March 12th. Seminar registrants are strongly encouraged to utilize advance registration due to limited seating, take advantage of reduced fees and avoid delays upon arrival. Fees: 3 Days 2 Days 1 Day Member $250 $170 $90 Non Member $335 $240 $130 Student $95 $65 $35 Advance Registration fees are non-refundable after April 5, 2010 Add $10.00 per day for at the door registration Hotel Information: Convention Hotel Sea-Tac Double Tree Hotel 18740 International Blvd. Sea-Tac, WA. 98188 Toll Free: 1-800-222-8733 Local: 206-246-8600 www.seattleairport.doubletree.com Conference Rate for Deluxe Room starts at $139.00 per night single Book early to reserve your room! Reference group code RCS for group discount Sunday April 11, 2010 GENERAL SESSION 7:00 AM Registration 8:00 AM Opening & Welcome Carl Hinkson BS, RRT, Respiratory Care Society of Washington President 2010 8:15 AM Key Note Address (All Attendees) “Ethics – A short treatise on a complex subject” Garry Kauffman MPA RRT FACHE FAARC Lancaster General Health, Lancaster, PA Sponsored by Monaghan 9:15 AM Break - Concurrent Pulmonary Diagnostic Session Starts 9:30 AM “NAVA - Neurally Adjusted Ventilatory Assist” Daniel D Rowley BS RRT-NPS, RPFT, FAARC, University of Virginia Hospital Charlottesville, VA, Sponsored by Maquet 10:30 to 10:45 Break 10:45 AM “What I have Learned About ARDS” Leonard Hudson MD, Harborview Medical Center 11:45 to 1:00 PM Lunch on your own 1:00 PM "Asthma Management Through Exhaled Nitric Oxide Monitoring" Kevin Hodgdon RRT,CPFT Clinical Specialist Aerocrine Inc. Sponsored by Micro Direct, Inc. 2:00 PM “How to Breathe Easier When Working with the Mentally Ill Patient” Kevin Wilhelmsen RN, Harborview Medical Center 3:00 to 3:15 PM Break 3:15 PM “Medical Simulation and RCP Training” Bernie Roth MD, Madigan Army Medical Center 4:15 PM “Status Asthmaticus” Lewis Rubinson MD, PhD, Harborview Medical Center 5:30 PM Wine & Cheese Reception - Opening of the Bio-Medical Pavilion Sunday April 11, 2010 Sleep Medicine Session 7:00 AM Registration All Conference Participants to Attend General Session Opening & Keynote Speaker 8:00 AM Opening & Welcome Carl Hinkson BS, RRT, Respiratory Care Society of Washington President 2010 8:15 AM Key Note Address (All Attendees) “Ethics – A short treatise on a complex subject” Garry Kauffman MPA RRT FACHE FAARC Sponsored by Monaghan 9:15 AM Break - Concurrent Sleep Medicine Session Starts 9:30 AM Sleep Medicine Session Begins “Sleep Apnea & Metabolic Syndrome: Is There A Connection?” Gretchen Hoffman RD, CD St. Francis Center for Weight Loss Management 10:30 to 10:45 Break 10:45 AM “Applications of BiLevel Therapy” Juan Knutson RRT, RPSGT, Clinical Specialist, ResMed 11:45 to 1:00 PM Lunch on your own 1:00 PM “Pediatric Sleep Medicine” Preetam Bandla MD, DABSM Swedish Medical Center, Seattle, WA 2:00 PM “Insomnia-New Perspectives in the Understanding of Sleep” Daniel Clerc MD, DABSM Tacoma Sleep Clinic, Tacoma, WA 3:00 PM “Sleep & Women; Sex Matters” David Brown MD, DABSM St. Francis Sleep Center, Federal Way, WA 4:00 to 4:15 PM BREAK 4:15 PM “Sleep and the Heart” David Corley MD, Kitsap Chest Consultants Bremerton, WA 5:30 PM Wine & Cheese Reception - Opening of the Bio-Medical Pavilion Sunday April 11, 2010 PULMONARY DIAGNOSTIC SESSION 7:00 AM Registration All Conference Participants to Attend General Session Opening & Keynote Speaker 8:00 AM Opening & Welcome Carl Hinkson BS, RRT, Respiratory Care Society of Washington President 2010 8:15 AM Key Note Address (All Attendees) “Ethics – A short treatise on a complex subject” Garry Kauffman MPA RRT FACHE FAARC Sponsored by Monaghan 9:15 AM Break: Concurrent Pulmonary Diagnostic Session Starts 9:30 AM “Spirometry Predicted Values: Fixed Cut-Offs-vs- the LLN” Gregg Ruppel, Med, RRT, RPFT, FAARC Adjunct Professor, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine, Director, Pulmonary function Laboratory, St. Louis University Hospital, St Louis, MO Sponsored by MEDGRAPHICS, Inc. 10:30 AM “MIP, MEP and MOP (Respiratory Muscle Function and Drive)” David Sinks Exercise Physiologist CareFusion Respiratory Diagnostics 11:15 AM "Experience of a World Health Organization Sponsored Spirometry Training Course" Carl Mottram BA RRT RPFT FAARC, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine Sponsored by Apieron 12:00 PM Lunch on your own 1:00 PM "Accreditation of PF Labs, Do we need it?" Carl Mottram BA RRT RPFT FAARC, Mayo Clinica College of Medicine Sponsored by Apieron 2:00 PM “Navigational Bronchoscopy” Jed Gorden MD, Director, Interventional Pulmonology Swedish Medical Center Seattle, WA Sponsored by superDimension, Inc. 3:00 PM Break 3:15 PM “Infant Pulmonary Function Testing” David Sinks Exercise Physiologist, CareFusion Sponsored by CareFusion 4:15 PM "What's new in Exhaled Nitric Oxide Testing" Carl Mottram BA RRT RPFT FAARC, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine Sponsored by Apieron 5:30 PM Wine & Cheese Reception - Opening of the Bio-Medical Pavilion Monday April 12, 2010 GENERAL SESSION 7:00 AM Registration 7:45 AM Opening and Welcome TOPIC AND SPEAKER 8:00 AM “Mechanical Ventilation Guided by Esophageal Pressure in Acute Lung Injury” Ray Ritz RRT Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 9:00AM “PEEP- What is it good for?” Lynn Schnapp MD Harborview Medical Center 1000 to 1015 Break * 10:15 AM “Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia (PCD )” Michele Manion Executive Director, PCD Foundation, Minneapolis, MN Sponsored by SmartVest 11:15 AM “Compassion Fatigue” Darrell Owens ARNP, PhD Director Palliative Care Service, Harborview Medical Center 1215 to 1:30 LUNCH IN THE EXHIBIT HALL 1:30 pm Legislative Update provided by the Washington State Department of Health 2:30 PM “The Impact of Firearm Injuries on The Hospital & The Community” Hugh Foy MD, Professor University of Washington Director, Surgical Specialties Clinic, Harborview Medical Center 3:30 to 3:45 PM Break 3:45 PM “TB and the RCP” Dave Park MD, Harborview Medical Center 4:45 PM “Dealing with Death in the ICU” Kevin Patel MD, Harborview Medical Center 7:00 PM Sputum Bowl *The exhibit area will be open Monday morning for additional viewing Monday April 12, 2010 PERINATAL – PEDIATRIC CARE SESSION 7:15 AM Registration Morning Session: Moderated by Rob Diblasi 7:45 AM Opening Remarks. Rob DiBlasi RRT-NPS 8:00 AM “Advances in Non-Invasive Monitoring” John Salyer RRT-NPS, MBA, FAARC, Seattle Children’s Hospital 9:00 AM “Permissive Hypercapnea During Neonatal Ventilation” Kathy Deakins RRT-NPS 10:00 to 10:15 Break * 10:15 AM “Therapeutic Gas Mixtures Used In the ICU” Cyndi White RRT-NPS, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center 11:15 AM “Neonatal/Pediatric Airway Graphics: The Usual and Unusual Suspects” Dave Crotwell RRT-NPS Seattle Children’s Hospital 12:15 to 1:30 Lunch in the Exhibit Hall Afternoon Session: Moderated by John Salyer 1:30 PM “CPAP and Noninvasive Positive Pressure Ventilation In The Newborn: A Two-Pronged Approach for Avoiding Intubation” Rob DiBlasi RRT-NPS Seattle Children’s Hospital 2:30 PM “Update In Neonatal/Pediatric Aerosol Administration Practices” Dom Copollo RRT, Monaghan Medical 3:30 pm “Standardizing the Care of Pediatric Patients with Respiratory Disease” Joel Tieder MD, Seattle Children’s Hospital 7:00 PM Sputum Bowl * The exhibit area will be open Monday morning for additional viewing Tuesday April 13, 2010 GENERAL SESSION 7:00 AM Opening and Welcome 7:15 AM Annual Business Meeting with Breakfast TOPIC AND SPEAKER 8:15 AM Welcome 8:30 AM “Critical Care of the Brain Injured Patient” Steve Deem MD, University of Washington 9:30 AM “Aspiration During Intubation” Heather Evans MD, University of Washington 1030 to 1045 Break 10:45 AM “The Haiti Experience” Tara White RRT & Nick Larson RRT International Medical Surgical Response Team ( IMSURT) 11:45 TO 1:00 PM LUNCH in the Exhibit Area 1:15 PM “The Lung at High Altitude” Erik Swenson MD, PS VA Medical System 2:15 PM “Pulmonary Complications of Illicit Drugs” Andy Luks MD, Harborview Medical Center 3:15 to 3:30 Break 3:30PM “CT Scans of the Chest - Just What am I Looking At?” Anne Lipke MD PS VA Medical System 4:30 PM General Session & Leadership Closing Motivational Lecture "Respiratory Care - Time to Change Your Lens?" Ken Thigpen BS, RRT, FAARC , Administrative Director, Pulmonary Services, St. Dominic Hospital, Jackson, MS Sponsored by Advanced Circulatory Systems, Inc. Tuesday April 13, 2010 Management Section: For Current and Future Leaders in Respiratory Care 7:00 AM Opening and Welcome 7:15 AM Annual Business Meeting with Breakfast TOPIC AND SPEAKER 8:30 AM "How to Get to 'Yes' When the Economics Say 'No'" Ken Thigpen BS, RRT, FAARC, Administrative Director, Pulmonary Services, St. Dominic Hospital, Jackson, MS 9:30 AM "Need Some R&R? Recruitment and Retention Strategies for Respiratory Therapy Departments" John Salyer RRT-NPS, MBA, FAARC, Seattle Children’s Hospital 1030 to 1045 Break 10:45 AM “Techniques for Teaching the Adult Learner” Jane Hawk DNP, CS, CPAN, RN, Harborview Medical Center 1145 TO 1300 LUNCH in the Exhibit Area 1:15 PM “The Beauty of Fierce Conversations” Ken Thigpen BS, RRT, FAARC, Administrative Director, Pulmonary Services, St. Dominic Hospital, Jackson, MS 2:15 PM “What Can Information Technology Do For You (and your department)?” Chris Teegardin RRT, Harborview Medical Center 3:15 to 3:30 Break 3:30 PM “The Ethics of Corporate Sponsorship” Mark Tonelli MD, University of Washington 4:30 PM General Session & Leadership Closing Motivational Lecture "Respiratory Care - Time to Change Your Lens?" Ken Thigpen BS, RRT, FAARC, Administrative Director, Pulmonary Services, St. Dominic Hospital, Jackson, MS Sponsored by Advanced Circulatory Systems, Inc Special Registration Alert We are encouraging registrants to make use of our advanced online registration process. Please go to www.rcsw.org Single and multiple person registration can be accomplished through this new service. You may also pay by credit card through this online process If you do not have computer access please use the paper form on the following page Please give it a try after March 12th www.rcsw.org For questions regarding Reg-Online please Email Chris Teegardin at email@example.com Sputum Bowl Information To Register Your Team and Ask Questions Contact Lauri Stephens firstname.lastname@example.org Program Committee: Facilities Jon Jahns Program: Lauri Stephens Expert Guidance: Bob Bonner Sleep Session: Debra Lumpkin Pulmonary Diagnostics: Kitty Dunayski, Les Baker & Ralph Stumbo Pediatrics: John Salyer & Rob Diblasi CEU’s: Greg Carter Vendor Relations/Exhibits: Eric Anderson email@example.com Registration on-line: Dennis Archer & Chris Teegardin Mail in registration: Celeste Stubbs Any questions, comments or concerns? Please contact Lauri Stephens @ 206-744-4587 or firstname.lastname@example.org Registration Form For Those Not Registering Online Please register me for the 37th Annual Pacific Northwest Regional Respiratory Care Conference on April 11-13, 2010 PLEASE CLEARLY PRINT THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION: Name: ______________________________________ AARC or APT# ________________ Address: ___________________________________________________________________ City: ____________________________________ State: ________ Zip: ________________ Affiliation/Employer/School: ____________________________________________________ Please enter your Email address below. One letter or symbol per space. Please Print Clearly. Do you want your registration confirmed by e-mail? YES NO Can we use your email address for other RCSW e-mailings? YES NO I will primarily be attending the Pulmonary Function session YES NO I will primarily be attending the Sleep Medicine session YES NO I will primarily be attending the Pediatrics session YES NO I will primarily be attending the Management/Leadership session YES NO I will be attending the Annual Business Meeting Breakfast Tuesday AM YES NO I will be attending on (please circle the appropriate days) Sunday Monday Tuesday PLEASE NOTE A single check for multiple registrations is acceptable, but please copy this page and send SEPARATE registration forms for each person. One Day 2 Days 3 Days AARC/APT Member $ 90.00 $ 170.00 $ 250.00 Non-member $ 130.00 $ 240.00 $ 335.00 Student $ 35.00 $ 65.00 $ 95.00 Total Amount enclosed for the applicant $ __________________ Make checks or money orders payable to: Respiratory Care Society of Washington (RCSW) and send to: RCSW c/o Celeste Stubbs 3053 35th Ave W Seattle, WA 98199 For questions regarding your mail in registration please Email Celeste at email@example.com
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