Regional Meetings

REGIONAL MEETINGS

North/Central American Regional Meeting

Panamanian Association of Critical Medicine and Intensive Therapy, the Latin American Congress of Intensive Care Nurses, and the Panamanian Society of Respiratory Therapy

Pre-Congress: April 14 – 15, 2020 | Congress: April 16 – 18, 2020 | Panama

Middle East/Africa Regional Meeting

16th Emirates Critical Care Conference, The Second Regional Neurocritical Care Meeting in the Middle East and Africa
To learn more about the event you can read NCS Currents here.

Rescheduled because of COVID-19 health concerns to: 

September 3-5, 2020 | Dubai, UAE

The NCS Regional Meeting, the 16th Edition of the Emirates Critical Care Conference (ECCC) in Dubai, has been rescheduled to Sept. 3–5, 2020. 

The 16th Congress of the World Federation of Critical Care Nurses (WFCCN) has been postponed to Sept. 2, 2020. This meeting is held in alignment with the ECCC meeting.

South American Regional Meeting

Host Chapter: More to come

November 21 – 25, 2020 | Quito Ecuador

Asian/Oceanian Regional Meeting

Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine (ISCCM), the Society of Neuro Critical Care India (SNCC), and Neuro Anaesthesia Critical Care Society (NACCS)

October 30 – November 1 | Delhi, India


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Past Meetings: 

Neurocritical Care Society (NCS) Asian (and Oceanian) Chapter Annual Meeting 2019

Dates: June 8-9, 2019
Location: Osaka Medical College, Osaka, Japan
Language: English 
Chair: Masao Nagayama, MD, PhD, FAAN, FACP, FNCS      
Co-Chair: Hitoshi Kobata, MD, PhD         
Details: 
Congress venue is Osaka Medical College, Faculty of Nursing (North Campus), 7-6 Hacchonichimachi, Takatsuki City, Osaka Prefecture.
Submission of the abstract for the oral presentation is encouraged. For more information, please send an email to: the Congress Coordinator DO CONVENTION INC., ncsasia2019-office@umin.ac.jp  

The appropriate airport is Kansai International Airport (KIX).


15th Emirates Critical Care Conference

The First Regional Neurocritical Care Meeting in the Middle East and Africa

View the event website here. 
Dates:
April 4-6, 2019
Location: Dubai, UAE
Language: English
Chairs: Prof. Dr. Hussain Nasser Al Rahma, Dr. Yasser B. Abulhasan, Dr. Katja Wartenberg
Abstracts: Accepted through February 15, 2019 (View Guidelines)
Details: 
It is a great pleasure to welcome you all to the first Regional Neurocritical Care Meeting in the Middle East and Africa, which was developed in partnership between the International Pan Arab Critical Care Medicine Society and the Neurocritical Care Society as part of the 15th Emirates Critical Care Conference (ECCC) April 4-6, 2019, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. 


There will be a highlighted full-day Neurocritical Care track (April 5) presenting topics and practice updates that will cover ischemic stroke, intracranial hemorrhage, traumatic brain injury management, to challenges in diagnosis, general critical care, and prognostication of the neurological injured patient. Courses and workshops will include an Emergency Neurological Life Support course (April 4), a Determination of Brain Death workshop (April 6) and an Introduction to Transcranial Doppler workshop (April 6). Original abstracts relevant to basic, translational and clinical research in neurocritical care will qualify for publication in the Neurocritical Care Journal. Additionally, a newly developed award will be presented at the meeting for the outstanding scientific abstract presented at the conference. Online abstract submission is currently open on the conference's website.