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#WFPICCS18 website can help you easily identify which pre-congress workshops you want to sign up for. Stating the date, time, venue, cost and workshop objectives – making a decision has become easy as! Spaces are limited so head on over & select your favourites today! http://wfpiccs.kenes.com/2018/scientific-information/pre-congress-workshops#.WoaLGq6nGpo …
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Keep an eye out for the next newsletter – it will focus on Asia and Singapore and will be a nice introduction to the 10th WFPICCS congress taking place in Singapore this year from 9 to 13 June.
Read it all here https://tinyurl.com/ydal2m9q
- Read about the important congress deadlines & why you should attend WFPICCS18 in Singapore next June
- Learn more about PICU diaries – why some teams are starting to implement them in their own units & how they can benefit children & their families
- Find out which mobile Apps could help you and your team streamline care delivery
- Discover what a paediatric critical care intensivist working as a volunteer in Low Income Countries is doing to improve the outcomes for children with congenital heart disease
- Did you contribute to SCCM’s Puerto Rico donation drive? Find out what is involved in getting aid to PICUs in need.
- Read why change is needed in Latin America’s PICU research agenda
- Learn more about the Kampala declaration and how sepsis is being addressed in Africa
- Take a look back at the 3rd International Multidisciplinary Paediatric & Neonatal Acute and Critical Care (IMPNACC) Research School which took place in Rome back in October
Many thanks to all who contributed!
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Our next newsletter will be out mid-December.
The Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) continues to monitor the emergency response in Puerto Rico and is now fielding a request fro non-medical supplies such as diapers, baby clothing, hand sanitizer and other items, that have run out in pediatric intensive care units.
Your contribution is much appreciated.
As a founder of the Global Sepsis Alliance (GSA), WFPICCS is pleased to support and promote World Sepsis Day on 13 September. See what you can do to raise awareness and to help you a great toolkit has been developed by the GSA. Share what you are doing via Twitter using the #PedsICU hashtag.
Sepsis related activities are critical to WFPICCS’ mission so take a look at some of the sessions planned during the WFPICCS18 congress taking place from 9 to 13 June, 2018 in Singapore.
The Global Sepsis Alliance and the World Health Organization have joined forces to host the WSC Spotlight: Maternal and Neonatal Sepsis on September 12th, 2017. The WSC Spotlight is a free online congress in which 25 renowned experts from all around the world will give presentations on all aspects of maternal and neonatal sepsis, as well as give updates on sepsis in general. The congress will be held in English and is open to everyone with an internet connection.
For more information on program, speakers, time zones, and to register for free, please visit www.wscspotlight.org
Forthcoming Special Issue: Family-centred care in the Intensive Care Unit
Guest Edited by Jos M Latour & Maureen Coombs
We wish to draw attention to placing families at the centre of care and to recognise the importance of supporting family members. We therefore invite papers for a special issue that will focus on family-centred care in all critical care settings, including adult ICU, Paediatric Intensive Care and Neonatal Intensive Care.
We welcome research studies, reviews, practice development projects, case studies, or commentaries, from clinicians and researchers in the field of all critical and intensive care settings.
Submissions invited by 31 January 2018
This edition includes:
- all the reasons why you should come to Singapore from 9-13 June, 2018 for WFPICCS18 which is tailored to the entire WFPICCS community of clinicians, scientists, nurses and allied health professionals.
- an update from the PCCM’s Social Media Editor, Sapna Kudchadkar
- a special Q&A with Dr Tex Kissoon in relation to the recent adoption of the WHO resolution on Sepsis and how we should proceed to reduce the burden of sepsis.
- some updates from two very successful conferences – ESPNIC2017 & IPSSW2017
upcoming conferences and much more
WFPICCS as a founding organisation of the Global Sepsis Alliance (GSA) is pleased share the GSA’s press release on the recent adoption of the Resolution on Sepsis by the World Health Assembly (WHA) in Geneva, Switzerland last week.
The press release is available in the following languages: