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14th Annual Neonatal & Pediatric ECLS Educational Conference

October 4-6, 2023

10:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. 

Please join us in person or virtually for this exceptional educational opportunity from Oct. 4 to 6, 2023.


The 14th Annual Neonatal & Pediatric ECLS Educational Conference provides an educational opportunity for clinicians who are committed to the care of patients requiring Extracorporeal Life Support (ECLS), including extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) and ventricular assist device (VAD) support.

Please join us in person or virtually for a live educational program centered on the care of patients requiring ECLS. The program includes case discussions and lectures coupled with high-fidelity simulation activities.

Throughout this course, our faculty and presenters will discuss:

  • Physical therapy on ECMO
  • ECMO considerations per patient population
  • Supportive care for ECMO patients and families
  • Mechanical circulatory support for congenital heart disease

This year, there are three boutique sessions offered each morning prior to the conference from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Topics will include:

  • Neonatal ECMO
    • Registration spans all three days of the conference.
  • Cannulation
    • Registration includes one day of hands-on experience cannulating.
  • Troubleshooting for the ECMO Specialist
    • Registration includes one day of instruction.

Attendees can sign up for one boutique session. Limited spots available per session. In-person attendance required.

Who Should Attend?

The conference is intended for ECMO specialists, pediatric and adult critical care physicians, pediatric and adult surgeons, perfusionists, neonatologists, advanced practice providers, registered nurses and respiratory therapists, and any other professionals interested in neonatal and pediatric ECLS.

Continuing Medical Education

This activity is approved for the following credit: AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM, ANCC, AAPA Category 1 CME, and ASWB. Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.


For more information, visit the registration site.

Separate registration for boutique sessions is required. To register for a boutique session, click here.