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PEDSI INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PEDIATRICS  & PALS COURSE
PHA GLOBAL SUMMIT 2024

Date & Time:

PALS COURSE: Sunday - February 18, 2024 from 8AM - 6PM

PEDSI INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PEDIATRICS: Tuesday - February 20, 2024 from 8AM - 6PM

Location:

Course Fees:

UNITED CONVENTION CENTER (Near Dhaka Airport), Dhaka, Bangladesh

PALS Course and International Conference on Pediatrics  - each course separate fees

BDT 3000 before February 10, 2024; BDT 3500 after February 11, 2024

Registration:

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PEDSI Global Health, in partnership with Planetary Health Academia (PHA), Bangladesh Pediatric Association (BPA), and Bangladesh College of Physicians and Surgeons (BCPS), is hosting the PALS Training Course and organizing the PEDSI International Conference on Pediatrics as part of the PHA Global Summit 2024.

PEDSI International Conference on Pediatrics – PHA Global Summit 2024 is a day-long event delivering comprehensive lectures in a case-based interactive format covering various topics in Pediatrics. Renowned experts from both the USA and Bangladesh will share their knowledge and experience. The course is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills essential for identifying and treating prevalent pediatric diseases as well as life-threatening emergencies, topics vital to practicing physicians.

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) course is conducted by experienced instructors and follows the guidelines of the American Heart Association, equipping physicians with crucial skills to enhance the quality of emergency care provided to seriously ill or injured children.

PALS hands-on class employs simulated pediatric emergencies to teach a systematic approach to pediatric assessment and treatment, covering cardiac arrhythmia management, respiratory distress management, and effective resuscitation team dynamics. PALS program includes practical training with manikins, Bag-Mask Ventilation, Endotracheal Intubation, Intra-Osseous Needle insertion, Automatic External Defibrillation. Simulated resuscitation scenarios are integral components of these training sessions.

After successful completion, the participants receive PALS Course Completion E-card issued by American Heart Association.

PEDSI - PHA GLOBAL SUMMIT 2024 - PEDIATRICS SCHEDULE

PEDIATRIC ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT(PALS) COURSE

Sunday - February 18, 2024 from 8AM - 6PM 

PALS COURSE PROGRAM   

 REVIEW​

  • PALS Guidelines / Evaluation of Cardiopulmonary Failure

 

 SKILL STATIONS

  • CPR - Chest Compression

  • 1 & 2 Person BLS / FBAO

  • Airway Management - BVM, Endotracheal Intubation

  • InterOsseous Access (IO)

  • Automatic External Defibrillator (AED)

 

 TEACHING CASE SCENARIO

  • Respiratory Failure Core Cases

  • Pediatric Cardiac Arrhythmias Cases

  • Shock Core Cases

  • Resuscitation Team – Putting It All Together

   

 MEGACODE TESTING STATIONS

 

 WRITTEN TEST

PALS COURSE FACULTY   

Our professional training group includes highly experienced PALS & BLS Instructors certified by American Heart Association, USA.

Erik Knapp – CEO

LearnCPR-NYC American Heart Training Center, New York, USA

Shirlina Knapp, RN, BSN, CCRN

ICU Charge Nurse, St Barnabas Hospital, New York, USA

Maksud Chowdhury, MD, DCH, MRCP(UK), FAAP   

President & Co-founder, PEDSI Global Health

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Faculty SUNY downstate

Department of Pediatrics, South Brooklyn Hospital, New York

President Rotary Club of E Heritage, NY / Past-President Bangladesh Medical Assn North America

Waseem Hafeez, MD

Medical Director & Co-founder, PEDSI Global Health

Associate Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York

Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Children's Hospital at Montefiore (Retired)

Shamim Begum, MD, FACP

Cofounder & Director Women’s Health, PEDSI Global Health

Assistant Clinical Professor of Internal Medicine, New York Presbyterian

Attending Physician, Long Island Developmental Disabilities Services Office, New York

Rummanu Yeasin, MA, MD

Assisting Physician, Complete Heart and Vascular Care & Smart Medical Care, NY, USA

PALS FACULTY will also be presenting at:

PEDSI INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PEDIATRICS

on Tuesday - February 20,2024 from 8AM - 6PM

Register for PEDSI PALS COURSE and International Conference on Pediatrics

Please  contact:

PEDSI INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PEDIATRICS

Tuesday - February 20,2024 from 8AM - 6PM

FACULTY

Prof. Jahangir Alam, MBBS, DCH, MCPS, FCPS (Paed.)

Professor and Head, Department of Respiratory Medicine, DSH

Secretary General, Bangladesh Paediatric Association

Prof. Zahid Hussain, MBBS, FCPS, MD, MD(Card)

Chairman, Dept. of Paediatric Cardiology, BSMMU

President, Bangladesh Paediatric Association

Prof Mohammed Shahidullah, MBBS, FCPS

Pro-VC and Chairman, Department of Neonatology, BSMMU

President, Bangladesh College of Physicians & Surgeons

Prof. Manzoor Hussain, MBBS, DCH, FCPS, FRCP, FRCPC

Dept. of Paediatric Medicine and Paediatric Cardiology

Past-President, Bangladesh Paediatric Association

Prof. Mohammad Nurul Akhter Hasan, MBBS, DCH, FCPS

Associate Professor of Pediatric Critical Care

Pediatric Cardiac Program, National Heart Foundation Hospital

Prof. Mohammad Monir Hossain PhD, FRCP, MD

Professor of Neonatal Medicine, NICU & Critical Care Paediatrics

Bangladesh Institute of Child Health (BICH)

Lawrence Fordjour, MD, FAAP

Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics,SUNY Health Science Center

Neonatology, Children’s Hospital at SUNY Downstate (NY)

Frank Ratzken, MD

Attending Physician, Adolescent Medicine

Department of Pediatrics, South Brooklyn Hospital, New York

Joni Rabiner, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (in Emergency Medicine)

Columbia University Medical Center

Young Jin Sue, MD, FAAP

Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Attending Physician, Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Erik Knapp

CEO: Learn CPR NYC,

American Heart Association Training Center, New York

Prof. Md. Salim Shakur, PhD, FRCPCH, MRCP, DCH

Senior Consultant Paediatrics

United Hospital, Dhaka

Rubina Najeeb, MD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Long Beach Medical Center, California

Shirlina Knapp, RN, BSN, CCRN

ICU Charge Nurse

St Barnabas Hospital, New York, USA

Prof Mesbah Uddin Ahmed

Professor & Head of the Department of Pediatrics

Gonoshasthaya Medical and Monno Medical College

Prof Tahmina Banu

Director of Chittagong Research Institute for Children Surgery, CRICS

Ex- Chairman, Department of Paediatric Surgery, CMCH

Naema Chowdhury, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Pulmonary Medicine,

University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine

Prof Tasnim Azim, MBBS, PhD
Adjunct Professor, JPG School of Public Health, BRAC University

Prof Abdullah Al Mamun

Associate Professor Neonatology, Bangladesh Shishu Hospital

Maisoon Chowdhury, MPH

Director Nonprofit Organization Management, PEDSI Global Health

Sr Strategic Engagement & Policy Advisor, USAID, Washington, DC

Ryan Chowdhury, JD

Director Legal Affairs, PEDSI Global Health

Fish and Richardson Law Firm, Washington DC

PALS Course and International Conference on Pediatrics  - each course separate fees:

BDT 3000 before February 10, 2024; BDT 3500 after February 11, 2024

FACULTY: PEDSI INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PEDIATRICS
Shahidullah

Prof Mohammed Shahidullah, MBBS, FCPS Pro-VC and Chairman, Department of Neonatology Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University President, Bangladesh College of Physicians & Surgeons

Jahangir Alam, FCPS

Jahangir Alam, FCPS Professor and Head, Department of Respiratory Medicine Bangladesh Institute of Child Health

Zahid Hussain

Prof. Zahid Hussain, MBBS, FCPS, MD, MD(Card) Chairman, Dept. of Paediatric Cardiology Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) President, Bangladesh Paediatric Association

Manzoor Hossain, FRCP

Prof. Manzoor Hussain, MBBS, DCH, FCPS, FRCP, FRCPC Dept. of Paediatric Medicine and Paediatric Cardiology Labaid Specialized Hospital Past-President, Bangladesh Paediatric Association

Joni Rabiner, MD

Joni Rabiner, MD Associate Professor of Pediatrics (in Emergency Medicine) Columbia University Medical Center Attending Physician, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Point-Of-Care Ultrasound Specialist New York Presbyterian - Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Erik

Erik Knapp CEO: Learn CPR NYC, American Heart Association Training Center, New York

Lawrence Fordjour, MD

Lawrence Fordjour, MD Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics, SUNY Health Science Center, Brooklyn

Young-Jin Sue, MD

Young Jin Sue, MD, FAAP Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Attending Physician, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Medical Toxicology Specialist The Children's Hospital at Montefiore, New York

Monir Hossain, FRCP

Monir Hossain, FRCP Professor of Neonatal Medicine Bangladesh Institute of Child Health (BICH)

Tasnim Azim

Prof Tasnim Azim, MBBS, PhD Adjunct Professor, JPG School of Public Health BRAC University

Md Nurul Hassan, FCPS

Md Nurul Hassan, FCPS Associate Professor of Pediatric Critical Care National Heart Foundation

Ratzken

Frank Razken, MD Attending Physician, Adolescent Medicine Department of Pediatrics, South Brooklyn Hospital, New York

Shakur

Prof. Dr. Md. Salim Shakur, FRCPCH, MRCP, DCH, PHD Senior Consultant, Dept of Paediatrics United Hospital

Shirlina Knapp

Shirlina Knapp, RN, BSN, CCRN ICU Charge Nurse St Barnabas Hospital, New York, USA

Mesbah

Prof Mesbah Uddin Ahmed Professor & Head of the Department of Pediatrics Gonoshasthaya Medical and Monno Medical College

Rubina Najeeb, MD

Rubina Najeeb, MD Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Long Beach Medical Center, California

Tahmina

Prof Tahmina Banu Director of Chittagong Research Institute for Children Surgery, CRICS Ex- Chairman, Department of Paediatric Surgery Chittagong Medical College Hospital

Rummanu Yeasin

Rummanu Yeasin, MA, MD Assisting Physician, Complete Heart and Vascular Care & Smart Medical Care, NY, USA

Mamun

Prof Abdullah Al Mamun Associate Professor Neonatology & NICU Bangladesh Shishu Hospital & Institute

Ryan

Ryan Chowdhury, JD Director Legal Affairs, PEDSI Global Health Fish and Richardson Law Firm, Washington DC

Maisoon

Maisoon Chowdhury, MPH Director Nonprofit Organization Management, PEDSI Global Health Sr Strategic Engagement & Policy Advisor, USAID, Washington, DC

Naema

Naema Chowdhury, MD Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Shamim

Shamim Begum, MD Treasurer & Director Women’s Health, PEDSI Global Health Assistant Clinical Professor of Internal Medicine Attending Physician, Long Island Developmental Disabilities Services Office (LIDDSO), New York

Maksud

Maksud Chowdhury, MD, DCH, MRCP(UK), FAAP President & Co-founder, PEDSI Global Health Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Faculty SUNY downstate Department of Pediatrics, South Brooklyn Hospital, New York

Waseem

Waseem Hafeez, MD Medical Director & Co-founder, PEDSI Global Health Associate Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine The Children's Hospital at Montefiore (Retired)

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