Skip to main content

We have indefinitely postponed some of our events over the next few months, and moved others to virtual meetings. 

Webinar
Hosted By

Critical Care Clinical Network, Safer Care Victoria

Date & Time
-
Cost
Free
The registration is now closed.
Description

What is ECMO?

Extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation is a specialised form of advanced life support used to treat the sickest Victorians.

This webinar provides an overview of :

  • What is ECMO
  • Who could benefit from ECMO
  • When and how to refer patients for ECMO in Victoria.

Watch the webinar

Presenter

A/Prof Vincent Pellegrino, MBBS, FRACP, FCICM, Alfred Health

A/Prof Pellegrino a Senior Intensive Care Specialist at the Alfred Hospital and Head of the ECMO Clinical Service. He holds a Senior Lecturer and Associate Professor appointment at Monash University School of Public Health and Preventative Medicine. A/Prof Pellegrino was awarded the Matt Spence Prize for research. He has had a lead role in the development of ECMO services at The Alfred since 2003 and has provided ECMO training programs nationally and internationally. 

Page last updated: 03 Jan 2019