High Velocity Therapy in the NICU Roundtable
In this roundtable discussion, Dr. Michael McQueen will moderate a panel of three providers that use high velocity therapy in their NICU
In this roundtable discussion, Dr. Michael McQueen will moderate a panel of three providers that use high velocity therapy as a primary respiratory support device in their NICUs.
The panel will cover:
- Rationale for use of high velocity therapy in the NICU
- Applications of high velocity therapy in the NICU
- Clinical algorithms for the different high velocity therapy applications (Starting flows, weaning)
- FAQs to high velocity therapy in the NICU
- Dr. Atul Khurana
- Dr. Sam Edwards
- Carol Harrigan, NNP
Respiratory Therapists can earn 1 AARC RT CRCE. Nurses can earn 1 Contact Hour.
Michael C. McQueen MD, MBA, FAAP, has over 28 years of clinical and leadership experience. He has served as Regional Medical Director for Envision Healthcare, Medical Director of the NICU at Phoenix Children’s Hospital, as well as several NICUs within the Banner Healthcare System in Phoenix. He has also served as Regional President for Pediatrix Medical Group, and President of Obstetrix Medical Group. Dr. McQueen completed his Pediatric Residency at Phoenix Children’s Hospital / Maricopa Medical Center in Phoenix, AZ, and his Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship at the University of Vermont, Burlington, VT. His recent contributions on High-Velocity Nasal Insufflation respiratory support in neonates can be found in J Pulm Respir Med (2014), J Health Economics and Outcomes Research (2015), and J Perinatology (2017). Dr. McQueen is currently Vice President of Medical Affairs at Vapotherm, Inc.