June 13-15, 2021 | Virtual
Babar Khan, MD, MS
2021 Program Co-Chair
Immediate Past President, American Delirium Society
Noll Campbell, PharmD, MS
2021 Program Co-Chair
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Pre-Conference (PC) pricing is for Sunday, June 13, 2021. Full Conference (FC) pricing includes the Pre-Conference and is for Sunday, June 13 - Tuesday, June 15, 2021
|PC ONLY (ADS Member or Non-Member)||$100.00|
|FC (ADS Member) Physician||$250.00|
|FC (ADS Member) Non-Physician||$250.00|
|**FC (Non-Member) Physician||$350.00|
|**FC (Non-Member) Non-Physician||$350.00|
|FC (ADS Member or Non-Member) Resident||$100.00|
|FC (ADS Member or Non-Member) Fellow||$100.00|
|FC (ADS Member or Non-Member) Trainee||$100.00|
|FC (ADS Member or Non-Member) Student||$100.00|
**Includes one-year membership (January 1-December 31, 2021)
Welcome to the American Delirium Society (ADS) 2021 Virtual Annual Conference! We are pleased to host a 3-day meeting experience, which is expected to draw more than 400 investigators, educators and clinicians from all spectrums of healthcare and around the globe! #ADS21Virtual is the destination for professionals dedicated to improving delirium care at every level of their career.
The ADS conference focuses on learning with a diverse group of attendees across many disciplines and countries – each and every one striving to learn together as we improve delirium care across all healthcare settings.
The conference offers more than 20 symposia, workshops and roundtables, multiple abstract sessions, a virtual poster session and a robust all-day pre-conference. Internationally recognized faculty will deliver cutting edge clinical and research presentations encompassing all aspects of delirium care. We are proud to say that there will be something for everyone!
Don’t miss the following important events:
Finally, we wish to acknowledge the hard work and outstanding efforts of the Conference Planning Committee. A full list of committee members can be found below.
We welcome you to the ADS 2021 Virtual Annual Conference and hope you take advantage of all ADS has to offer.
Identify evidence-based best practices for recognizing and assessing delirium among patients in hospital, outpatient, and long-term care settings.
Discuss evidence-based preventative and therapeutic strategies for reducing the prevalence and duration of delirium across the continuum of care.
Review novel and innovative strategies to develop, implement, evaluate and sustain health system delirium reduction efforts.
Explain emerging and high-impact research focused on delirium epidemiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis, prevention and treatment.
Babar Khan, MD, MS
Noll Campbell, PharmD, MS
Andrew Auerbach MD, MPH
Leanne Boehm, RN, PhD, ACNS-BC
Sikandar Khan, DO, MS
Heidi Lindroth, PhD, RN
Kerri Maya, MSL, RN, PHN
Esther Oh, MD, PhD
Mark Oldham, MD
Pratik Pandharipande, MD, MSCI, FCCM
Phillip Vlisides, MD
Christine Waszynski, DNP, APRN, GNP-BC
Delirium: The Lived Experience
Delirium: The State of the Science and Considerations for COVID
Pathophysiology of Delirium and Associated Symptoms
Outcomes Associated with Delirium
Delirium Nonpharmacologic and Pharmacologic Prevention and Management Strategies
Delirium Prevention and Management Breakout
• Long-term care
Tools of the Trade: Delirium Assessment
• 1:30 PM Pediatric (pCAM-ICU) • 2:00 PM ICU (CAM-ICU)
• 2:30 PM Ward (3D-CAM)
• 3:00 PM Long-term care (FAM-CAM)
Bringing it all Together - Delirium Implementation & Strategy Breakout Session
Closing Comments and Adjournment
ADS Committee Meetings
Welcome: Presidential Address & Meeting Announcements
Plenary: Leveraging Agile Implementation of Delirium Care Malaz Boustani, MD, MPH
Plenary: Preclinical Delirium Models: Beauty and the Beast Roderic Eckenhoff, MD
Workshop: Stats Part 1 - Improving the Design and Analysis of Delirium Trials
Symposium: Delirium and Serious Mental Illness
Symposium: Animal Models of Delirium: What Are We Measuring and is it Delirium?
Oral Abstracts 1
Workshop: Delirium Management in the ICU
Anticholinergics and Delirium: Harmonizing Assessment
Symposium: Bundling Care: More than Cuddling in Pediatrics
NIDUS Pilots 1
Process Improvement in the ICU: Delirium Assessment and Management to Empower Bedside Caregivers
Symposium: Tackling Medication Management in the ICU and Beyond: Improving Patient Care Through Integration of Clinical Pharmacy Services
Delirium Monitoring and Management in the Busy Emergency Department
Optimizing Brain Health and Preventing Delirium Throughout the Perioperative Journey
Symposium: Novel Approaches for Managing Pain, Anxiety, Delirium and Sedation in the ICU
Symposium: Developing Current Clinical Phenotypes to Better Understand the Relationship Between Delirium and Dementia
Oral Abstracts 2
Symposium: Pain, Sleep and Cognition - Feasible Targets to Prevent Postoperative Delirium
Workshop: Statistical Consultation for Junior Clinical Investigators
Roundtable: Discussion of Cognitive and Behavioral Measurements in Delirium and its Relationship to Dementia
Oral Abstracts 3
Thematic Poster Discussion
Announcements and Abstract Awards
Plenary: New Horizons in Delirium Research Sharon Inouye, MD, MPH
Delirium and COVID-19: State of the Science
NIDUS Pilots 2
Symposium: Palliative Care and Delirium
Workshop: Delirium Pharmacoepidemiology: Application to Practice and Research
Symposium: Perioperative Delirium: Pathogenesis, Screening and Management
Workshop: Delirium and Care Transitions: Delirium in the Nursing Home
Symposium: Exploring the Relationship Between Sleep and Delirium in Critically Ill Patients and Examining the Results of a Two-Phase Study Assessing Implementation of a Sleep Protocol and a Validated Sleep Questionnaire
Roundtable: Expanding Delirium from the Binary to the Spectrum; the Importance of Severity Measurement in Future Delirium Research
Symposium: Stats Part 2 - Improving the Design and Analysis of Delirium Trials
Symposium: Unlocking the Network: Understanding Delirium Through Biomarkers of Neuroinflammation, Proteomics and DNA Damage
Definitions, Measures and Intervention Outcomes for Agitation During Illness and Medical Treatment
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the American Delirium Society and Sutter Health. Sutter Health, is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.