Dos and Don’ts of the Mobile ECMO Team

In this episode of the STS Webinar Series, a multidisciplinary panel shares their expertise in establishing and maintaining an effective mobile ECMO unit. In addition to optimal staffing, logistical details, and contingency plans for transport, the panel discusses findings from research on ECMO-facilitated resuscitation and contraindications for deploying the mobile ECMO unit.

Moderators

Anna L. Ciullo, MD      
University of Utah Health
Salt Lake City, UT
    
J.W. Awori Hayanga, MD, MPH
West Virginia University Medicine
Morgantown, WV

Panelists

Cory Alwardt, PhD
Mayo Clinic
Scottsdale, AZ
    
Hitoshi Hirose, MD
Virtua Health, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital
Camden, NJ
    
Jeffrey Javidfar, MD
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA
    
Demetris Yannopoulos, MD   
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN