2nd Annual AABIP Interventional Pulmonology Introductory Course

Location: Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN, USA

Date: July 19, 2013  (Friday)

Course Director: Dr. John Mullon


Thursday 7/18/2013
Second Annual IP Fellows’ welcome reception and dinner  Gonda Atrium, Gonda Building, Mayo Clinic
Welcome Address:    Daniel Sterman, MD - President AABIP

Friday 7/19/2013
0645-0715    Registration and Breakfast
            Course Overview and Orientation:    John Mullon, MD
            Tutorial, Rigid Hollow Tube Intubation     Eric Edell, MD
0715-0720    Transition to Procedural Skills Laboratory
0720-1020    Rotating stations, 60 minutes each (three stations)
            Station 1: Airway Stenting
            Station 2: Endobronchial valves and blockers
            Station 3: Foreign body removal, cryoprobe
            Station 4: Electromagnetic navigation
            Station 5: Thermal energy (laser, APC, electrocautery, bronchothermoplasty)
1020-1030    Break
1030-1230    Rotating stations, 60 minutes each (two remaining stations)
1230-1315    Lunch (provided)
1315-1320    Transition to Procedural Skills Laboratory
1320-1520    Rigid and Flex-rigid pleuroscopy (four identical stations simultaneously)
1520-1530    Break
1530-1630    Tunneled Indwelling Pleural Catheters (four identical stations simultaneously)
1630-1730    Percutaneous Tracheostomy (four identical stations simultaneously)
1730-1800    Open time to return to stations of choice for additional practice
1800-1830    Dinner (provided), Adjourn