51st ANNUAL NMSRC
SUMMER CONVENTION PROGRAM

Respiratory Therapy: Professional Advances

Route 66 Casino Hotel
14500 Central Ave. SW
I-40 Exit 140 Albuquerque, NM 87121
Phone 505-352-7866 or 866-352-7866

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Thursday, August 10th

7:30 am Registration Booth Opens

8:00 – 8:15 am Welcome
Don Williams, RRT, RCP
NMSRC President

8:15 – 9:15 am Reforming Health Care Reform: Implications for Respiratory Care
Keynote Speaker – Patrick Dunne, MEd, RRT, FAARC

9:15 – 10:00 am Grand Opening Vendor Area

10:00 – 11:00 am Airway Trauma
Sonlee West, MD

11:00 – 12:00 am Pulmonary Pathophysiology
Martin Miller, MD

12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch On Your Own/Vendor Area Open
Orientation Meeting for New and Outgoing Board Members

1:00 – 2:00 pm Preventing Post-Operative Pulmonary Complications: An Important New Imperative
Keynote Speaker – Patrick Dunne, MEd, RRT, FAARC

2:00 – 3:00 pm Break/Vendor Area Open

3:00 – 4:00 pm Super Dimensions
Eric Magana, MD

4:00 – 5:00 pm Compassus Hospice
Elizabeth Ross, RN BSN

5:00 – 5:30 pm Vendor Area Door Prizes (Liz Bigley, RRT)

6:00 – 7:30 pm
Vendor/ Management Dinner
(Special invitation only)

6:30 – 8:30 pm Sputum Bowl Competition

 

Friday, August 11th

7:00 – 8:00 am Registration Booth Open
Vendor Area Open/Continental Breakfast

8:00– 8:15 am Welcome
Don Williams, RRT, RCP NMSRC President

8:15 – 9:15 am Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
Todd Dettmer, MD

9:15 – 10:00 am Break/Vendor Area Open

10:00 – 11:00 am NICU Jet Ventilation
Danielle Morris, RRT

11:00 – 12:00 am Management of Sepsis
Susan Pasnick, MD

12:00 – 2:00 pm Awards Ceremony Luncheon

2:00 – 3:00 pm Optimizing Respiratory Care in the Emergency Department
Isaac Tawil, MD

3:00 – 4:00 pm ARDS Management
Michel Boivin, MD

4:00 – 5:00 pm
The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Respiratory Therapists
Scotty Silva, RRT

5:00 pm Final Raffle Drawing / CEU Certificate Distribution