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    Staff Partner
    Posted 01-15-2024 16:43

    Happy New Year to our more than 460 Midwest SCCM Members – lots of information here


    • All are invited to a Reception at SCCM Congress: Monday January 22 at the Phoenix Downtown Sheraton Camelback A, from 7-9:30pm MST
    • Virtual Annual Chapter Business Meeting is February 8, 2024 at 6:30pm CST – see below for call information
    • Renew your Chapter membership when you renew your SCCM dues
    • Ask at least 1 colleague to join the Chapter (do not need to be a SCCM member to join) see https://www.sccmmwc.org/
      • Program Directors, please have your Residents/ Fellows get involved- many presentation and committee opportunities exist
    • Consider signing up for a committee- many more volunteers are needed: go to https://www.sccmmwc.org/

    Communication, Research, Program, and more- this is a great opportunity to expand your network, gain leadership experience, contribute to the CCM community, and make a difference.

    • A Midwest Pediatric ICU group is forming: contact sccmmwc@gmail.com for more information or to express interest
    • Watch for updates on the fall Annual Meeting to be held in St. Louis (details TBD)- plan to submit abstracts for research presentations.

    We will need multiprofessional speakers and research presenters- suggest your topic ideas and nominate a speaker.

    Activity Report 2023:

    • Quarterly webinars were held on various topics- submit your session idea for 2024- we need multiprofessional presenters.
      • ARDS
      • Heparin-induced Thrombocytopenia
      • Anticoagulation Management in the PICU

    • 4th Annual Meeting was held in Oaklawn, IL on September 9, 2023 in-person and featured outstanding presentations by Robert Bartlett, MD, James McCully, PhD.

    Also pharmacology lectures, breakout/hands-on sessions and research presentations.

    Email us at sccmmwc@gmail.com or SCCM Midwest Chapter Contact for more information or to volunteer


    SCCM Midwest is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom business meeting February 8 at 6:30pm CST.

    Join Zoom Meeting

    Meeting ID: 886 7503 4673
    Passcode: 905702

    Judi Jacobi, PharmD, MCCM, BCCCP

    Dominika Skarka
    Manager, Organizational Affairs
    Society of Critical Care Medicine
    Mount Prospect IL