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2023 Annual Meeting | C60 - Skills Workshop: Brain Death: How to Perform a Brain Death Evaluation, Avoid Pitfalls, and Convey the News to the Family

Sunday 04/23/23
01:00 PM - 05:30 PM EST Add To Calendar
This program will be presented in-person only
This program is not expected to be available in the meeting's On Demand product.
Skills Workshop
David M. Greer, MD, FAAN
Neuro Trauma and Critical Care
Participants should learn the proper methods of determining death by neurologic criteria, as well as become familiar with the areas of controversy, strict methods of clinical testing including apnea testing, as well as when to get an ancillary test and how to interpret it.
4.00 CME credits
Patient Care & Procedural Skills, Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Professionalism, Medical Knowledge, Practice-based Learning and Improvement, Systems-based Practice, Quality Improvement
Intermediate
Fellow, Resident, General Neurologist, Specialist Neurologist, Non-neurologist, Advanced Practice Provider, Neurohospitalist, Medical Student
Case-based, Didactic, Audience Participation

Program Materials Program Evaluations

Event Timeline
01:00 PM - 01:10 PM EST Introduction Introduction
David M. Greer, MD, FAAN
01:10 PM - 02:00 PM EST Speaker Brain Death Evaluation Lecture with Video Demonstrations
David M. Greer, MD, FAAN
02:00 PM - 02:45 PM EST Speaker Difficult Cases - Vignettes
Ariane Lewis, MD, FAAN
02:00 PM - 02:45 PM EST Speaker Manikin Simulation
David M. Greer, MD, FAAN, Panayiotis N. Varelas, MD, PhD, FAAN, Matthew Kirschen, MD, PhD, FAAN
02:45 PM - 03:00 PM EST Break Break
03:00 PM - 03:45 PM EST Speaker Difficult Cases
Ariane Lewis, MD, FAAN
03:00 PM - 03:45 PM EST Speaker Manikin Simulation
David M. Greer, MD, FAAN, Panayiotis N. Varelas, MD, PhD, FAAN, Matthew Kirschen, MD, PhD, FAAN
03:45 PM - 04:00 PM EST Break Break
04:00 PM - 04:30 PM EST Speaker How to Approach Families and What to Tell Them - Accommodation and Difficult Discussions
Matthew Kirschen, MD, PhD, FAAN
04:30 PM - 05:00 PM EST Q&A Controversies in Brain Death, Questions, Answers, and Discussion
David M. Greer, MD, FAAN, Panayiotis N. Varelas, MD, PhD, FAAN, Matthew Kirschen, MD, PhD, FAAN, Ariane Lewis, MD, FAAN
Faculty Disclosures
David M. Greer, MD, FAAN Dr. Greer has received personal compensation in the range of $10,000-$49,999 for serving as an Editor, Associate Editor, or Editorial Advisory Board Member for Thieme, Inc. Dr. Greer has received personal compensation in the range of $5,000-$9,999 for serving as an Expert Witness for multiple. The institution of Dr. Greer has received research support from Becton, Dickinson and Company. Dr. Greer has received publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care. Dr. Greer has received publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care.
Ariane Lewis, MD, FAAN Dr. Lewis has received personal compensation in the range of $500-$4,999 for serving as an Editor, Associate Editor, or Editorial Advisory Board Member for Seminars in Neurology. Dr. Lewis has received personal compensation in the range of $10,000-$49,999 for serving as an Editor, Associate Editor, or Editorial Advisory Board Member for Journal of Clinical Neuroscience.
Panayiotis N. Varelas, MD, PhD, FAAN Dr. Varelas has received personal compensation in the range of $5,000-$9,999 for serving as a Consultant for UCB. Dr. Varelas has received personal compensation in the range of $5,000-$9,999 for serving as a Consultant for Astra Zeneca -Alexion - Portola. Dr. Varelas has received personal compensation in the range of $500-$4,999 for serving on a Scientific Advisory or Data Safety Monitoring board for UCB. Dr. Varelas has received personal compensation in the range of $500-$4,999 for serving on a Scientific Advisory or Data Safety Monitoring board for Astra Zeneca- Alexion-Portola. Dr. Varelas has received personal compensation in the range of $500-$4,999 for serving on a Scientific Advisory or Data Safety Monitoring board for BrainsGate. Dr. Varelas has received personal compensation in the range of $500-$4,999 for serving on a Scientific Advisory or Data Safety Monitoring board for Marinus. Dr. Varelas has received personal compensation in the range of $500-$4,999 for serving on a Speakers Bureau for UCB. Dr. Varelas has received personal compensation in the range of $500-$4,999 for serving as an Expert Witness for Emory University. Dr. Varelas has received personal compensation in the range of $500-$4,999 for serving as an Expert Witness for Kerr Russell and Weber PLC. The institution of Dr. Varelas has received research support from Alexion. The institution of Dr. Varelas has received research support from Marinus. Dr. Varelas has received publishing royalties from a publication relating to health care. An immediate family member of Dr. Varelas has received personal compensation in the range of $5,000-$9,999 for serving as a Rep to the RUC meeting with AAN. Dr. Varelas has received personal compensation in the range of $500-$4,999 for serving as a Speaker at the Annual Meeting with AAN. Dr. Varelas has a non-compensated relationship as a Vice President - President - Past President with Neurocritical Care Society that is relevant to AAN interests or activities.
Matthew Kirschen, MD, PhD, FAAN The institution of Dr. Kirschen has received research support from NIH.