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.

Save these future dates for 2023; August 16th, November 15th
All sessions will be at 1pmPT / 3pmCT / 4pmET

August 2023

Please join us as Dr. Heneghan presents her findings:

Variable Identification of Children With Medical
Complexity in United States PICUs


This 30-minute session is free and will take place on Wednesday, August 16th at
1pmPT / 3pmCT / 4pmET

A live Q&A will follow with Dr. Heneghan


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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