Registration Open! Vancouver Island BCSRT Roadshow

Vancouver Island Roadshow

June 14th 2019

Royal Jubilee Hospital

Patient Care Complex, rooms S-150 & S-169

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Schedule of Events:

07:30 Meet and Greet Breakfast

08:00 Spinal Cord Injuries – Initial Management (Tina Hsu, RRT, BHSc)

08:30 Blood Gas Collection & Analysis, Tips & Tricks (John Ancy, RRT, MA)

09:30 Pediatric Trauma (Lynn MacIsaac, RRT)

10:00 Coffee Break & Vendor Clinical Experts

10:20 MedPro & CAREstream Excellence Awards (Mike MacAulay, RRT, BSc)

10:35 Update on College of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Health Professions (Mike MacAulay, RRT, BSc)

11:00 Nitric Oxide as an Antibiotic (Bevin McMullin, RRT, MappSc, PhD)

11:45 Lunch Break & Vendor Clinical Experts

12:45 Initial Management of Lung Organ Donors (Aly Janmohamed, RRT, BSc)

13:15 Lung Transplant Recipient (Kathy Green)

14:15 Respiratory Therapy Discharge Planners in BC (Mark Finnis RRT & Jodi Zimmer RRT)

14:45 Coffee Break & Vendor Clinical Experts

15:00 ECMO Applications & Updates (Tyler Laird, RRT)

15:45 – 16:15 Ventilator Driving Pressures (Zac Hilberry, RRT, BHSc)


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TRU is Hiring a Sessional Lecturer

The successful candidate will prep and teach Monday afternoon (1230-1730) in RESP 2570, Blood Gas Analysis & RESP 2550, Mechanical Ventilators Labs in the Fall Semester and participate in one full day of lab exams during the final exam period.
• RRT credential
• Current BCSRT and CSRT member
• Recent RRT clinical experience of 3 years or greater
• BHSc, BSc, related undergraduate degree preferred

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Support for RT Dan McLean

RT Dan McLean from Royal Inland Hospital in Kamloops was injured in a hunting accident on April 18th. A bullet is lodged in his spine, leaving him paralysed from the chest down. The respiratory department at Royal Inland has started a gofundme to help him and his family cover the costs required to get Dan home.
Our thoughts are with Dan, his family, and our RT family in Kamloops during this difficult time.

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