Programme at a Glance


 

Day 0 (20 April 2017, Thursday) – Pre Forum Workshops

0800-0900

 

 

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Critical Illness (ECMO) workshop

Venue:
NUS Simulation Lab,
School of Medicine

 

 

Affiliated
RACEplus Workshop

Venue:
Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore

0900-1000

Implementing an Interprofessional In-Situ Protected Code Blue Resuscitation Simulation Program

Venue:
Changi Simulation Institute, Changi General Hospital

‘Intensive Care Nephrology’ workshop – Beyond BASIC Nephrology

Venue:
Ng Teng Fong General Hospital

Advanced ventilation workshop day 1 – Patient Ventilator Asynchrony

Venue:
Suntec Convention & Exhibition Centre, Level 3, Room 302

1000-1100

1100-1200

1200-1300

1300-1400

1400-1500

1500-1600

1600-1700

 

1700-1800

 

 

 

 

 

 

Day 0 (2017, Friday) – Pre1 April 2 Forum Workshops

0800-0900

 

 

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Critical Illness (ECMO) workshop

Venue:
NUS Simulation Lab, School of Medicine

Affiliated
PAWs- Paediatric Airway Ventilation Workshop, Singapore

Venue:
Academia, Singapore General Hospital Campus

Affiliated
RACEplus Workshop

Venue:
Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore

Affiliated

Asia Pacific ICU Mobility Network 3rd Annual Conference

Venue: York Hotel, Singapore

0900-1000

 

‘Intensive Care Nephrology’ workshop – Beyond BASIC Nephrology

Venue:
Ng Teng Fong General Hospital

Advanced ventilation workshop day 2 – Lung Protection

Venue:
Suntec Convention & Exhibition Centre, Level 3, Room 302

1000-1100

 

1100-1200

 

1200-1300

 

Medical Emergency Team & Rapid Response Systems

Venue:
Changi General Hospital (CGH)
Auditorium @ CGH Training Centre
Main Building Level 1

1300-1400

1400-1500

1500-1600

1600-1700

1700-1800

Day 1 (22 April 2017, Saturday)
0800-0900 Registration (Hall 405-506)
0900-0940 Plenary Lecture 1 (Room 406CX)
The Biological Cost of the Depression of Consciousness
Speaker: Prof. Michael Ramsay, BaylorHealth
Chair: Dr. Danielle Austin, St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney
0940-1000 Opening Ceremony and Welcome Remarks
1000-1040 Coffee Break/Exhibition (Room 405)
1040-1110 Plenary Lecture 2 (Room 406CX)
Crystalloid 2017: Balanced or Unbalanced?
Speaker: A/Prof. Nor’Azim Mohd Yunos, Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Chair: Dr. See Kay Choong, National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore
1110-1140 Plenary Lecture 3 (Room 406CX)
Understanding ICU Bed Strain
Speaker: A/Prof. Hannah Wunsch, University of Toronto, Canada
Chair: Dr. Danielle Austin, St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney
1150-1250 Lunch Symposium 1 (Room 406D)

A holistic approach towards ICU management: ICU Sedation and infection control
Chaired by: Dr Yahya Shehabi, Professor, Intensive Care Med Clinical School of Medicine, University New South Wales, Australia
Dr Melvin Tay, Consultant, Department of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine, Singapore

Speaker:
Dr Dale Needham, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, USA
Dr Tang Kin Bong, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital, Hong Kong

Supported by
pfizer

Lunch Symposium 2 (Room 405B)

Protein Needs and Delivery in the ICU
A/Prof. Marianne Chapman, Royal Adelaide Hospital

Supported by

nhs

1300-1415 Symposium 1 (Room 406CX)
Improving Sepsis Treatment

Chaired By:
Prof. Michael O’Leary
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

• Identification and Treatment of Severe Community-Onset Pneumonia
Prof. Nathan Dean
Intermountain Medical Center and LDS Hospital, Utah

• Sepsis and the Rapid Response Team
A/Prof. Daryl Jones
Austin Health

• Sepsis 3.0, Did We Really Need It?
Dr. Matthew Cove
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• What I Wish for Sepsis-4
A/Prof Gerald Chua Seng Wee
Ng Teng Fong General Hospital (NTFGH), Singapore

Symposium 2 (Room 405B)
Fluids & Blood

Chaired By:
A/Prof. Nor’Azim Mohd Yunos
Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine and Health Sciences

• Assessing Fluid Responsiveness in Hemodynamically Unstable Patients
Dr. Jigeeshu Divatia
Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai

• Fluid Therapy in ICU: Volume Removal
Dr. Kianoush Kashani
Mayo Clinic Rochester

Practical (and Rational) Fluid Management in the Cardiac Surgical ICU
Dr. Jonathan Fox
Mayo Clinic Rochester

• Point of Care Directed Bleeding and Coagulation Management
Dr. Jonathan Tan Jit Ern
Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), Singapore

Symposium 3 (Room 406D)
Outbreaks and Infection Control

Chaired By:
Dr. Tan Hon Liang
Singapore General Hospital (SGH), Singapore

• Infectious Disease Epidemic: Duty of Care or Medical Heroism?
A/Prof. Dessmon Tai Yeng Huoa
Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH)

• Implementing an Early Warning System in a Resource Limited Setting. Who Wants to Try?
Dr. Rashan Haniffa
Centre for Tropical Medicine, University of Oxford

• Protected Code Blue: Resuscitating the Acutely Deteriorating Patient with Deadly Airborne Disease
Dr. Koh Meng Kwang, Jansen
Changi General Hospital (CGH), Singapore

• Aerosol Transmission during Respiratory & Ventilatory Therapies
A/Prof. Dessmon Tai Yeng Huoa
Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), Singapore

* Top 10 poster abstracts will be concurrently reviewed by judges from 1210-1350 (maximum of 10 minutes per abstract)
1425-1540 Symposium 4 (Room 406CX)
Hemodynamic Monitoring and Optimization

Chaired By:
Dr. Adrian Kee Chin Leong
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Ten False Beliefs About Lactic Acidosis in the Critically Ill
Prof. Bala Venkatesh
University of Queensland

• Advanced Hemodynamic Management in Multiorgan Failure
A/Prof. Kiwon Lee
University of Texas

• Integrating Physiology and Evidence in Haemodynamic Resuscitation
Prof. John Myburgh
St George Hospital, Sydney

Symposium 5 (Room 405B)
Renal and Liver Failure

Chaired By:
Dr. See Kay Choong
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Acute Kidney Injury (AKI): A New Paradigm
Dr. Kianoush Kashani
Mayo Clinic Rochester

• Renal Replacement Strategies in the Critically Ill
Dr. Chionh Chang Yin
Changi General Hospital (CGH), Singapore

• Feasibility and Safety of Physiotherapy During CVVHD/CRRT and on Patients with Femoral Lines
Ms. Diana Sani
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Update on Acute-On-Chronic Liver Failure
Dr. Lee Guan Huei
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

Symposium 6 (Room 406D)
Respiratory Failure: Prevalence and Management

Chaired By:
A/Prof. Jason Phua
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Prevalence & Practice of ARDS in Singapore
Dr. Shahla Siddiqui
Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (KTPH), Singapore

• Oxygen Use in ICU – Are We Overdoing It?
Dr. Paul Young
Wellington Regional Hospital, Wellington

• ECCO2R Coming to an ICU Near You
Dr. Matthew Cove
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Patients Retrieved Using ECMO: Issues and Outcomes
Dr. Danielle Austin
St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney

1540-1620 Coffee Break/Exhibition (Room 405)
1620-1735 Symposium 7 (Room 406CX)
Manipulating Temperature and Microbes in the Critically Ill

Chaired By:
Dr. Manoj Saxena
St. George Public Hospital

• Fever in the ICU
Dr. Paul Young
Wellington Regional Hospital, Wellington

• The Use of Hypothermia in Acute Brain Injury
Dr. Gene Y. Sung
Keck School of USC, LA, CA

• The Microbiome: Targeted Restoration in the ICU
Dr. Ed Litton
Royal Perth Hospital

• Antibiotics – Friend or Foe?
Prof. Mervyn Singer
U College London

Symposium 8 (Room 405B)
Rehabilitation and Chronic Care for ICU Patients

Chaired By:
Dr. Kenneth Chan Ping Wah
Respiratory Medical Associates

• Functional Outcome Measures Available in ICU
Ms. Diana Sani
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Why & How to Assess Patient Outcomes After the ICU: A Primer for Clinical Researchers
Prof. Dale Needham
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

• Physiotherapy for Patients with Sepsis
Dr Geetha Kayambu
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Goals for the Chronic Ventilated Patient
Dr. Chan Yeow
Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), Singapore

Symposium 9 (Room 406D)
ICU Informatics and Epidemiology

Chaired By:
Dr. Matthew Cove
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Checklist for Early Recognition and Treatment of Acute Illness and Injury: A Global Approach
A/Prof. Vitaly Herasevich
Mayo Clinic Rochester

• Real-Time, Emergency Department, Computerized Decision Support for Community-Onset Pneumonia
Prof. Nathan Dean
Intermountain Medical Center and LDS Hospital, Utah

• Next generation of data representation in ICU
A/Prof. Vitaly Herasevich
Mayo Clinic Rochester

• Epidemiology of Critical Illness in Singapore
A/Prof. Jason Phua
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

Day 2 (23 April 2017, Sunday)
0730-0820 Breakfast Symposium (Room 406D)

Respiratory support via Optiflow™ Nasal Cannula
A/Prof. Ross Freebairn, Hawke’s Bay Hospital, Hastings NZ
Assoc. Prof. Andreas Schibler, Mater’s Paediatric Critical Care Research Group

Supported by

0830-0900 Plenary Lecture 4 (Room 406CX)
Therapy of Intracranial Hypertension: Treat Softly and Carry a Big Stick
Speaker: Prof. Nino Stocchetti, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan
Chair: Prof. John Myburgh, St George Hospital, Sydney
0900-0930 Plenary Lecture 5 (Room 406CX)
Diaphragm Dysfunction During Ventilator Care
Speaker: Prof. Lim Chae-Mun Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine
Chair: Dr. Alvin Ng Choon Yong Department of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine, Changi General Hospital
0930-1010 Coffee Break/Exhibition (Room 405)
1010-1125 Symposium 10 (Room 406CX)
Neurologic Critical Care I

Chaired By:
Dr. Tan Hon Liang
Singapore General Hospital (SGH), Singapore

• Neuroimaging for the Intensivist
Prof. Claude Hemphill III
UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco, CA

• Neuroprotection in Traumatic Brain Injury
Prof. Nino Stocchetti
Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan

• Ultrasound Tagged Near Infrared Spectroscopy in Critically Ill Patients
A/Prof. Kiwon Lee

University of Texas

• Minimally Conscious States – Any Hope Over the Horizon?
Dr. Chan Yeow
Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), Singapore

Symposium 11 (Room 405B)
Pediatric Potpourri I

Chaired By:
Dr. John Beca
Starship Children’s Hospital

• High Frequency Ventilation in Children: The End of the Road?
Prof. Ira Cheifetz
Duke University Hospital, Durham

• Veno-Venous ECMO in Pediatric Respiratory Failure
Prof. Ira Cheifetz
Duke University Hospital, Durham

• Updates on Extracorporeal Therapies in Children
Dr. Chan Yoke Hwee
KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Singapore

• High Flow Nasal Cannula in Children: Ready for Prime Time?
Ms. Donna Franklin
Mater Medical Research Institute

Symposium 12 (Room 406D)
ICU Organization

Chaired By:
Dr. Danielle Austin
St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney

• Setting Up a Brand New ICU: Recommendations and Potential Pitfalls
A/Prof Gerald Chua Seng Wee
Ng Teng Fong General Hospital (NTFGH), Singapore

• Pros and Cons of Intermediate Care Beds
A/Prof. Hannah Wunsch
University of Toronto, Canada

• High-Flow Nasal Cannula: How to Start the Service and How to Attain Success?
Prof. Lim Chae-Mun
Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine

• Physician Wellbeing: Makes Patients Safer
Prof. Michael Ramsay
BaylorHealth

1125-1250 Symposium 13 (Room 406CX)
Neurologic Critical Care II

Chaired By:
Dr. Jonathan Tan Jit Ern
Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), Singapore

• Vasospasm and Other Enemies After Subarachnoid Haemorrhage
Prof. Nino Stocchetti
Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan

• ICH: What the Guidelines Don’t Tell Us
Prof. Claude Hemphill III
UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco, CA

• Advances in Acute Ischemic Stroke Therapy
Dr. Gene Y. Sung
Keck School of USC, LA, CA

• Diaphragm Ultrasound in the ICU
A/Prof. Aarti Sarwal
Wake Forest School of Medicine

Symposium 14 (Room 405B)
Pediatric Potpourri II

Chaired By:
Dr. Lee Jan Hau
KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Singapore

• The Impact of Sedation and Anaesthesia in Critically Ill Children: What Do We Know
Dr. Bong Choon Looi
KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Singapore

• Thrombosis in the Critically Ill Child
Dr. Koh Pei Lin
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Updates in Trauma Resuscitation in Children
Prof. Naoki Shimizu
Tokyo Metropolitan Children’s Medical Centre

• Therapeutic Hypothermia in Paediatric Severe Acute Brain Injury: End of the Road
Dr. John Beca
Starship Children’s Hospital

Symposium 15 (Room 406D)
Critical Care Nutrition & Metabolism

Chaired By:
Dr. Manoj Saxena
St. George Public Hospital

• How Should I Feed My ICU patient in 2017?
A/Prof. Marianne Chapman
Royal Adelaide Hospital

• Vitamin D and Bone Biology in ICU
Dr. Priya Nair
St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney

• Steroids in Sepsis – The Need For a Definitive Answer
Prof. Bala Venkatesh
University of Queensland

1300-1400 Lunch Symposium 3 (Room 406D)

Emerging Trends in Intensive Care Medicine with Noninvasive Monitoring
Dr. Michael A. E. Ramsay, MD, FRCA, Baylor University Medical Center
Dr. Gordon Wong, Tin-chun, The University of Hong Kong
Dr. Suraphong Lorsmradee, PhD, Chiang Mai University

Supported By
masimo_logo_black_flat_nomark

Lunch Symposium 4 (Room 405B)

CRRT – Optimal Therapy for Better Outcomes
Dr. Chang Yin, Chionh, Changi General Hospital, Singapore
Dr. Addy Tan, National University Hospital, Singapore

Supported By
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1410-1525 Symposium 16 (Room 406CX)
Surgical Intensive Care

Chaired By:
Dr. Ng Shin Yi
Singapore General Hospital (SGH), Singapore

• Pearls and Pitfalls for the Cardiac Surgical ICU
Dr. Erica Wittwer
Mayo Clinic Rochester

• ICU Aspects of Cardiopulmonary Transplantation
Dr. Priya Nair
St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney

• Early Complications Post-Liver Transplantation
Dr. Lee Guan Huei
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Do Big Data Debunk Traditional Teaching on Postoperative Complications?
Dr. Joseph Hyder
Mayo Clinic Rochester

Symposium 17 (Room 405B)
Beyond the ICU

Chaired By:
Prof. Lim Tow Keang
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Impact of Critical Illness on Long-Term Outcomes
A/Prof. Hannah Wunsch
University of Toronto, Canada

• Setting Up ICU Rehab Program in Asia
Prof. Suh Gee Young
Samsung Medical Center

• ICU Follow-Up Clinics: Patient-Centred or Physician-Centred?
Dr. Yasmine Ali Abdelhamid
Royal Adelaide Hospital

• The Role of Critical Care Medicine in Disaster Cedical Response
Prof. Chris Farmer
Mayo Clinic Arizona

Symposium 18 (Room 406D)
Critical Care Nursing

Chaired By:
Dr. Adrian Kee Chin Leong
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• ICU Nurses of Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
Ms. Cindy Chua
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Citrate Anticoagulation In Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy – Monitoring and Managing Complications
Dr. Chionh Chang Yin
Changi General Hospital (CGH), Singapore

• Dysphagia Screening in the Intensive Care Unit
Dr. See Kay Choong
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Nurses’ Role in Care of the Dying in ICU
Ms. Fionna Yow
Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), Singapore

1525-1605 Coffee Break/Exhibition (Room 405)
1605-1720 Symposium 19 (Room 406CX)
Delirium, Communications and Sleep in the ICU

Chaired By:
Dr. Jonathan Tan Jit Ern
Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), Singapore

• The ABCDE/F, eCASH and EGDS – Who to Believe?
Prof. Yahya Shehabi
Monash University

• Sedation – SPICE Singapore
Dr. Ng Shin Yi
Singapore General Hospital (SGH), Singapore

• Optimizing Communication with Patients in the ICU
Dr. Isaac Sia
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Effects of Mechanical Ventilation on Sleep
Prof. Dimitris Georgopoulos
University of Crete, Greece

Symposium 20 (Room 405B)
Education and Simulation

Chaired By:
Dr. Kenneth Chan Ping Wah
Respiratory Medical Associates

• 42 USD Per Head: Peer Led Acute Care Skills Training of Newly Qualified Doctors
Dr. Rashan Haniffa
Centre for Tropical Medicine, University of Oxford

• Development of Advanced Practice Nursing in Singapore
Ms. Cindy Chua
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Simulation in the ICU – Untouched Scope of Scenarios
A/Prof. Aarti Sarwal
Wake Forest School of Medicine

• Clearer Thinking in Life and the ICU
Dr. Tan Hon Liang
Singapore General Hospital (SGH), Singapore

Symposium 21 (Room 406D)
ICU Ethics and Palliative Care

Chaired By:
A/Prof. Mervyn Koh Yong Hwang
Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), Singapore

• Advance Care Planning – How does it impact ICU care?
A/Prof. Mervyn Koh Yong Hwang
Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), Singapore

• End-Of-Life Care in Asian Intensive Care Units
A/Prof. Jason Phua
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Integrating Palliative Care into ICU – Victories and Challenges
Adj Asst Prof. Poi Choo Hwee
Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH)

• Challenges to Optimising Organ Donation Opportunities in the ICU
Prof. Michael O’Leary
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

1930-2300 SG-ANZICS Gala Dinner
Venue: Universal Studios Singapore®
New York Street & Sci-Fi City
Day 3 (24 April 2017, Monday)
0830-0900 Plenary Lecture 6 (Room 406CX)
Can We Really Improve Outcomes from Sepsis?
Speaker: Prof. Mervyn Singer, U College London
Chair: Dr. Manoj Saxena, St. George Public Hospital
0900-0930 Plenary Lecture 7 (Room 406CX)
Defining and Measuring the Competencies of Critical Care Professionals: A Suggested Infrastructure and Approach
Speaker: Prof. Chris Farmer, Mayo Clinic Arizona
Chair: Dr. Alvin Ng Choon Yong, Department of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine,
Changi General Hospital, Singapore
0930-1010 Coffee Break/Exhibition (Room 405)
1010-1130 Symposium 22 (Room 406CX)
ICU Research: Where to Start, How to Succeed

Chaired By:
Dr. Isaac Sia
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Problem solving in ICU: From Idea to Clinical Trial
A/Prof. Shankar Gopinath
Baylor College of Medicine

• Make sense out of ICU data. Clinical ICU Datamart
A/Prof. Vitaly Herasevich
Mayo Clinic Rochester

• Platform Trials in ICU: Who, How, Why
Dr. Ed Litton
Royal Perth Hospital

• Realities and Expectations in Elderly Critical Care – A Grounded Theory
Dr. Shahla Siddiqui
Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (KTPH), Singapore

Symposium 23 (Room 405B)
Oxygenation and Ventilator Support

Chaired By:
A/Prof. Graeme MacLaren
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Tracheal Intubation in the ICU: Life-Saving or Life Threatening?
Dr. Jigeeshu Divatia
Tata Memorial Hospital, Mumbai

• Bedside Application of Mechanical Ventilation Waveforms
Prof. Dimitris Georgopoulos
University of Crete, Greece

• Aerosolized Medications: Any Good in the ICU?
Dr. Simeon Tang
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation – Setting up a Successful Service
A/Prof. Graeme MacLaren
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

Symposium 24 (Room 406D)
ICU Pearls

Chaired By:
Prof. Michael O’Leary
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

• The Truth About Clinical Practice Guidelines
Prof. Yahya Shehabi
Monash University

• Quality Improvement: Practicalities and Pitfalls
Prof. Lim Tow Keang
National University Hospital (NUH), Singapore

• MERS Experience in a Korean Tertiary Center
Prof. Suh Gee Young
Samsung Medical Center

• International Intensive Care Transports
A/Prof. Ross Freebairn
Hawke’s Bay Hospital, Hastings NZ