Platinum Partners

Southern Chapter Symposium

November 13, 2018

United States Air Force Academy
Doolittle Hall
Colorado Springs, CO

Directions and Base Access: Please use North Gate for all access to Doolittle Hall. You will need to show your Driver's License or Military ID at the security gate.

Take I-25 to exit 156, the North Gate to the Air Force Academy. From the North Gate entrance, follow the road and take the first left onto Stadium Blvd. Proceed on Stadium Blvd approximately one mile to Academy Drive and then turn right. Follow Academy Drive West until you reach Doolittle Hall on your right.

6 CEUs AARC approved


08:30-09:00                 Registration and Exhibits

09:00-09:10                 “Opening Remarks” Kevin McQueen, MHA, RRT-ACCS, CPPS President, CSRC                                        Southern Chapter

09:10-10:00                Unplanned Extubation Awareness Initiative Dr. Arthur Kanowitz, MD, President            Safety Airway Movement

10:00-10:50                 Chest Trauma, Rib Fractures/FVC and Rib Plating Dr. Brian Leininger, MD, Trauma Surgeon UCHealth Memorial Hospital

10:50-11:10                 “Break and Exhibits”

11:10-12:00                 An Interdisciplinary Approach to Advanced Practices: Intubations, Arterial                Line Insertions, PICC Lines and Protocols Robert Scott, BSRT, RRT-ACCS, Clinical Manager of        Respiratory Care UCHealth Memorial Hospital.

12:00-13:00                 Lunch and Exhibits

13:00-13:50               Reducing Harm from Respiratory Depression in Patients Receiving Opiods Kevin McQueen, MHA, RRT-ACCS, CPPS, Director of Respiratory Care & Sleep Diagnostics UCHealth Memorial Hospital

13:50-14:40                 The E-Cig Explosion: Review of Current Research on E-Cigarettes and Vaping Linda Hopper, BS, RRT-ACCS, Clinical Educator for Respiratory Care UCHealth Memorial Hospital

14:40-15:00                  Break and Exhibits”

15:00-15:50                 Respiratory Care for the Neuro Patient  Dr. Chamisa MacIndoe, DO, Neurointensivist UCHealth Memorial Hospital

15:50-16:00                 “Closing Remarks and Drawings” Kevin McQueen, MHS, RRT-ACCS, CPPS, Southern Chapter President


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online registration has closed for this event, you may register onsite at Doolittle Hall after 0900