Research Spotlight

Each quarter VPS hosts a Principal Investigator to present one of their recently published projects emphasizing pediatric critical care. These events are free and open to all clinicians regardless of their affiliation with VPS.

Current Open Registrations:

November 2023

Please join us as Dr. Snooks & Dr. Scanlon present their findings:

Characteristics and Outcomes of Critically Ill Children With Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome

This 30-minute session is free and will take place on Wednesday, November 15th at
1pmPT / 3pmCT / 4pmET

A live Q&A will follow with Dr. Snooks & Dr. Scanlon

Past Research Spotlight Sessions

August 2023

Dr. Heneghan discussed:

Variable Identification of Children With Medical Complexity in United States PICUs

May 2023

Dr. Lindell discussed:

The Use and Duration of Preintubation Respiratory Support Is Associated With Increased Mortality in Immunocompromised Children With Acute Respiratory Failure

February 2023

Dr. Epstein & Dr. Shein discussed

Trends in Time to Extubation for Pediatric Postoperative Cardiac Patients and Its Correlation With
Changes in Clinical Outcomes: A Virtual PICU Database Study

November 2022

Dr. DeSanti discussed:

The Utilization of Critical Care Resources in Pediatric Neurocritical Care Patients

August 2022

Dr. Rogerson discussed:

School Closures in the U.S. and Severe Respiratory Illnesses in Children: A Normalized Nationwide Sample

June 2022

Dr. Bagdure discussed:

Outcomes of Children with Firearm Injuries Admitted to the PICU in the US

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