The Critical Illness, Injury and Recovery Research Center (CIIRRC) of the Wake Forest School of Medicine is proud to present the upcoming Sepsis Summit.

Featuring lectures by Richard Hotchkiss, MD, of Washington University School of Medicine and Peter W. Stacpoole, MD, PhD, of the University of Florida Health, the event is sponsored by Wake Forest Innovations.

When: Monday, January 9 from 3:30 pm – 7 pm

Where: Bowman Gray Center for Medical Education, 5th Floor tiered classroom

The summit schedule includes:

“Core Measures & Treatment of Sepsis in the ED”
Lane Smith, MD, PhD, Wake Forest School of Medicine
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine
3:30 pm – 4 pm

“Immunotherapy of Sepsis – A New Approach to an Ancient Disease”
Richard Hotchkiss, MD, Washington University School of Medicine
4 pm – 4:40 pm

“Sepsis: Epigenetics & Metabolism (pathways to new treatment targets)”
Charles “Cash” McCall, MD, Wake Forest School of Medicine
Professor of Internal Medicine/Section on Molecular Medicine
4:40 pm – 5 pm

“Obesity & Sepsis”
Vidula Vachharajani, MD, Wake Forest School of Medicine
Associate Professor, Anesthesiology
5 pm – 5:20 pm

“Pharmacology of Dichloroacetate (DCA): Vinegar with a Kick!”
Peter W. Stacpoole, MD, PhD, University of Florida Health
5:20 pm – 6 pm

Discussion & Reception
6 pm – 7 pm

Registration is not required, but appreciated.

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