The Jefferson Hemodynamic Transesophageal Echocardiography Conference

Philadelphia, PA US
August 5, 2015

This all day course features in-depth presentations to support the practicing clinician to acquire the fundamental theory and skills in the use of hemodymanic monitoring in diverse ICU settings. Healthcare professionals working in trauma and diverse ICU settings will develop their abilities to make appropriate hemodynamic decisions at the bedside. Especially aimed at the non-cardiologist or anesthesiologist, the Jefferson Hemodynamic TEE conference supports improved patient care and outcomes.

Special Features:

  • In depth presentations to provide theoretical framework
  • Detailed case studies to apply theory to practice
  • Simulation stations for acquiring and practicing skills
  • Expert faculty available for extended discussions
  • Individual pre and post course assessment of learning

Key Topics include hemodynamic TEE related to:

  • Sepsis
  • Trauma
  • Monoplane imaging
  • Ventricular Assessment
  • Management of hemodynamic issues in cardiac devices
Additional information
Jefferson Content Development By: 
Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC)
Content Areas: 
Neurological Surgery
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 10.00 ACPE
  • 10.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 10.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
08/05/2015 - 8:00am EDT
Event ends: 
08/05/2015 - 5:00pm EDT
The Dorrance H. Hamilton Building
1001 Locust Street
5th Floor - Room 505
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States

Featuring Guest Lectures on:
Fluid Responsiveness Assessment & hTEE Utilization in Sepsis
Amy B. Christie, MD
Department of Trauma/Critical Care
Medical Center of Central Georgia


Co-Course Directors:

Harrison Pitcher, MD, FACS, FRCS-c
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Nicholas Cavarocchi, MD, FACS, FCCP
Professor of Surgery
Director of Surgical Critical Care

Jefferson Faculty:
Matthew DeCaro, MD
Hitoshi Hirose, MD, PhD, FACS
Jackie Urtecho, MD




  • PHYSICIAN $125
  • NURSES $75

Available Credit

  • 10.00 ACPE
  • 10.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 10.00 Attendance


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