Pediatric Critical Care Blood Research Network Meeting

Wednesday September 13th, 2017

Le Centre Sheraton Montreal

Montreal, Quebec


1:00pm – 5:15pm Blood Net Meeting

1:00 – 1:05           Welcome

Philip Spinella, MD

Professor of Pediatrics

Washington University in St. Louis


1:05 – 1:10           TAXI Initiative Update and Blood Net Immunology Update

Stacey Valentine, MD, MPH          /     Jennifer A. Muszynski MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics      Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Univ of Massachusetts Children’s        Nationwide Children’s Hospital


1:10 – 1:40           Sepsis Induced Red Cell Dysfunction (SiRD): Murine Model and RBC Benchmarking Suite

Allan Doctor, MD

Professor of Pediatrics & Biochemistry

Washington University in St. Louis


1:40 – 2:15           RBC Transfusion in Critically Ill Anemic Children

Jacques LaCroix, MD

Professor of Pediatrics

University of Montreal, Sainte-Justine CHU


2:15 – 2:45           Pediatric Cryopreserved Platelet Study Ideas

Larry Dumont, MBA, PhD

Sr. Investigator and Associate Director

Blood Systems Research Institute


2:45 – 3:00           ABC PICU Ancillary Study, TRAP-MODS

 Anil Sapru, MD

Division Chief of Critical Care

UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital


3:00 – 3:15           BREAK       


3:15 – 3:35           Transfusions and Delirium

Chani Traube, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Weill Cornell Medical College


3:35 – 3:55           P3T: Point Prevalence of Platelet Transfusions in Critically Ill Children

Marianne Nellis, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Weill Cornell Medical College


3:55 – 4:20           Cold vs. Warm Platelets

Nicole Zantek, MD, PhD

Medical Director, Special Coagulation Laboratory

University of Minnesota


4:20 – 4:55           Validating the Clinical Relevance of Bleeding

Oliver Karam, MD, PhD               /      Marianne Nellis, MD, MS

Associate Professor                                Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Children’s Hospital of Richmond        Weill Cornell Medical College


4:55 – 5:15           Research Program on Post ICU anemia

Marisa Tucci, MD                        /      Pierre Demaret, MD, MSc

Co-chair of Blood Net                         Centre Hospitalier Chretien

CHU Sainte-Justine,                           Department of Pediatrics

Université de Montréal                       Liege, Belgium