Category: Webinars

“Update to STS/SCA/AmSECT/SABM Blood Management Guidelines for Cardiac Surgery”

Blood Mgmt Guidelines

We welcome you to join fellow perfusionists to hear from David Mazer, M.D, Professor in the Departments of Anesthesia and Physiology at the University of Toronto. The presentation will review evidence-based multidisciplinary and multimodal approaches to…

“FDA Regulation of Medical Devices – Abridged and Simplified”

We welcome you to join fellow perfusionists to hear from Catherine Wentz, M.S., from the U.S. Food & Drug Administration. The regulatory process for approving medical devices and reporting adverse events for marketed medical devices remains…

“Fluid Matters – the Ins and Outs of Ultrafiltration”

We welcome you to join fellow perfusionists to hear from Michael Manning, MD, PhD, an Anesthesiologist at Duke Medical Center. The presentation will review acute kidney injury (AKI) in cardiac surgery, the various methods used to…

Perfusion Interview Training

Learn how to identify ways to adequately prepare for a perfusion interview. Feel confident and prepared for both an in-person and virtual interview. With some of our perfusion leaders, you can anticipate and consider answers to…

“Cardiac Surgery during the Era of COVID 19”

Cardiac Surgery during the Era of COVID-19

We welcome you to join your fellow perfusionists to hear from Luc Puis, ECCP, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium. The presentation will review what data is available to determine what the impact is of putting patients with…

“The Use of Robotic Techniques for Cardiac Surgery”

The Use of Robotic Techniques for Cardiac Surgery

We welcome you to join your fellow perfusionists to hear from Dr. T. Sloane Guy, MD, an expert in mitral valve conditions and minimally invasive and robotic surgery of the mitral valve and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. The…

“Improve the Quality of Cardiovascular Surgery”

Improve the Quality of Cardiovascular Surgery

We welcome you to join your fellow perfusionists to hear from Donald Nieter, M.H.S.A., D.V.M., C.C.P., who will be sharing his learnings for successful quality initiatives.

“Biocompatibility and Suction Separation to Minimize the Impact of the Inflammatory Response”

Biocompatibility and Suction Separation to Minimize the Impact of the Inflammatory Response

We welcome you to join your fellow perfusionists to review what biocompatibility is during extracorporeal circulation, and how best to address the hazards of pericardial suction blood. Additional topics include the influence of antifoam material on…

“Lessons Learned from 325 ECMO Cases with COVID-19”

Lessons Learned from 325 ECMO Cases with COVID 19

We welcome you to join your fellow perfusionists hear from a national panel of experts sharing lessons-learned when providing ECMO support to 335 patients with COVID-19 who presented extreme respiratory failure.

“On-Line Perfusion Incident Reporting A Tool for Perfusion Safety”

On Line Perfusion Incident Reporting A Tool for Perfusion Safety

We welcome you to join your fellow perfusionists to discuss the the principles of safety theory with reference to the cardiac operating room and perfusion.