3rd Obstetric Intensive Care Symposium
23rd – 24th February 2018
Adelaide Oval

Friday 23 February 2018

8:00 - 9:30 Optional Breakfast Workshops
Recognise, respond, & restrict: PPH management
Dr. Wendy Pollock / Angie Parker / Jenny Gardner / Vanessa Tilbrook
Surgical management in obstetric haemorrhage
Dr. Edwin Chandraharan and Dr. Martin Oehler
Obstetric emergency simulation
Dr. Ram Rajagopalan and Dr. Penny Stewart
Ultrasonography in critically ill obstetric patients
Dr. Jane Woolcock
Neonatal resuscitation
Dr. Andy McPhee and Dr. Trevor Cresp
 
8:00 - 9:30 Registration
9:30 - 9:35 Welcome and housekeeping
Dr. Ranjan Joshi
9:35 - 10:20 MBRRACE report: is there anything new to learn?
Dr. Edwin Chandraharan
Data on critically ill sick obstetric patients from India
Dr. Ram Rajagopalan
AMOSS database
Dr. Nolan McDonell
Obstetric intensive care in the era of universal health coverage: dream or reality?
Associate Professor Megan Robertson
10:20 - 10:30 Discussion
Chaired by Dr. Wendy Pollock and Dr. Michael Yung
10:30 - 11:00 Morning Tea and Trade Exhibition
11:00 - 11:20 Pre-eclampsia: how big is the problem?
Dr. Wendy Pollock
11:20 - 11:40 Neonatal outcomes of complicated pre-eclampsia
Dr. Michael Stark
11:40 - 12:00 Haemodynamics in women with pre-eclampsia: insights gained from Echo
Associate Professor Alicia Dennis
12:00 - 12:20 Antihypertensive therapy and pre-eclampsia
Professor Annemarie Hennessy
12:20 - 12:30 Discussion
Chaired by Dr. Edwin Chandraharan and Dr. Kym Osborn
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch and Trade Exhibition
13:30 - 13:50 Arrhythmias and pregnancy
Professor Andrew McGavigan

Optional Workshop

Panic, plan, practice: maternal emergencies you weren’t expecting

Dr. Chris Wilkinson / Angie Parker / Cate Fanning

Optional Workshop

Massive transfusion and coagulation management

Dr. Nolan McDonnell

Optional Workshop

Ultrasonography in critically ill obstetric patients

Dr. Jane Woolcock
13:50 - 14:10 Flu in pregnancy: is it an ICU problem?
Associate Professor Megan Robertson
14:10 - 14:30 ECMO in pregnancy: are we prepared?
Professor Andrew Bersten
14:30 - 14:50 Cardiac output monitoring in obstetric anaesthesia
Associate Professor Alicia Dennis
14:50 - 15:00 Discussion
Chaired by Dr. Ram Rajagopalan and Dr. Rajaram Ramadoss
15:00 - 15:30 Afternoon Tea & Trade Exhibition
15:30 - 15:50 Non-eclamptic seizures and pregnancy
Dr. Michelle Kiley
15:50 - 16:10 Anaesthetising a critically ill obstetric patient: is there an ideal recipe?
Dr. Nolan McDonell
16:10 - 16:30 PTSD in the setting of critically ill obstetrics: are we running away from the problem?
Professor Sandy McFarlane
16:30 - 16:40 Discussion
Chaired by Dr Sabrina Kuah and Associate Professor Alicia Dennis
17:30 - 18:00 Pre Dinner Drinks
18:00 - 23:00 Social Dinner

3rd Obstetric Intensive Care Symposium
23rd – 24th February 2018
Adelaide Oval

Saturday 24 February 2018

8:00 - 9:30 Optional Breakfast Workshops
Recognise, respond, & restrict: PPH management
Dr. Wendy Pollock / Angie Parker / Jenny Gardner / Vanessa Tilbrook
Can't Intubate, Can't Oxygenate
Dr. Christie Read, Dr. Yasmin Endlich
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation in obstetric patients
Dr. Ram Rajagopalan and Dr. Penny Stewart
Surgical management in obstetric haemorrhage
Dr. Edwin Chandraharan and Dr. Martin Oehler
Neonatal resuscitation
Dr. Andy McPhee and Dr. Trevor Cresp
 
8:00 - 9:30 Registration
9:30 - 9:50 Obstetric intensive care in the indigenous population
Dr. Penny Stewart
9:50 - 10:10 Puerperal sepsis: lessons learned from developing countries
Dr. Ram Rajagopalan
10:10 - 10:30 Microbiology and antimicrobials in puerperal sepsis: is it different?
Dr. Celia Cooper
10:30 - 10:40 Discussion
Chaired by Professor Andrew Bersten and Dr Peter Prager
10:40 - 11:10 Morning Tea and Trade Exhibition
11:10 - 11:30 Physiologic mechanisms of pre-eclampsia
Professor Annemarie Hennessy
11:30 - 11:50 Abnormal placentation: should we pull our socks up early?
Dr. Edwin Chandraharan
11:50 - 12:10 Coagulopathy management in obstetric patients: is there an evidence based practice?
Dr. Nolan McDonell
12:10 - 12:30 Optimisation of physiology in PPH before coming to ICU
Associate Professor Alicia Dennis
12:30 - 12:40 Discussion
Chaired by Dr. Edwin Chandraharan and Dr. Kym Osborn
12:40 - 13:40 Trade Exhibition & Lunch
13:40 - 14:00 Critical obstetrics in remote Australia: What's the reality and where should we go?
Dr. Wendy Pollock
14:00 - 14:20 Transport and disaster management: What about obstetric patients?
Associate Professor Andrew Pearce
14:20 - 14:25 Discussion
Chaired by Dr. Steve Keeley and Cate Fanning
14:25 - 14:30 Closure
Dr. Ranjan Joshi
14:30 - 15:00 Afternoon Tea
End of Symposium