PSRC Recorded Lectures

Each lecture listed below has been approved for 1.0 hour of non-traditional continuing
education by the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC).


Available Courses By Content Category

Adult Critical Care Topics

Mechanical Ventilation:  2020 Guidelines - Click Here
Presented by Brian Carlin MD, FCCP, FAARC
Pulmonologist & Intensivest, Pittsburgh, PA

Challenges & Strategies For Ventilating Patients With Covid-19 - Click Here

Presented by Kenneth Miller MEd, MSRT, RRT-ACCS, NPS, AE-C, FAARC
Education Coordinator, Lehigh Valley Health Network

Prone Positioning - Click Here
presented by Brady Scott MSc, RRT-ACCS, AE-C, FAARC, FACCP
Associate Professor & Director of Clinical Education, Rush University - Chicago, IL

Inhalation Burns - Click Here
presented by Melissa Ash BS, RRT-ACCS
Adult Critical Care Specialist, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital - Philadelphia, PA

Helmet CPAP & COVID-19 Respiratory Failure - Click Here
presented by Maurizio Cereda MD
Co-Director, Surgical ICU, Hospital of the University of PA - Philadelphia, PA

Pro-Con Debate:  Should VV ECMO Be Used as the First Line Treatment of ARDS? - Click Here
presented by Karsten Roberts MS, RRT-ACCS - Hospital of the University of PA - Philadelphia, PA
and Maria Madden MS, RRT-ACCS - University of Maryland Medical Center


Recognizing and Correcting Patient-Ventilator Asynchrony in VC-AC - Click Here
presented by Eric Kriner BS, RRT-ACCS
Medstar Washington Hospital Center - Washington, D.C.


Neonatal-Pediatric Topics

Update on Pediatric Asthma - Click Here
Presented by Kathleen Ververelli MD
Pediatrition, Allentown, PA


COVID-19 and Pediatric Patients - Click Here

Presented by Julie Fitzgerald PhD, MD
Pediatric Intensivist, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

BPD - The Role of Liquid Ventilation - Click Here
Presented by Kevin Desart MD, Leane Soorikian BS, RRT-NPS and William Fox MD
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Neonatal Disease Identification & Management - Click Here
Presented by Matthew Pavlichko MS, RRT-NPS

Manager - Respiratory Care, Penn Medicine - Lancaster

Ethics & Patient Safety

Ethics of Acting to Let Someone Die - Click Here
Presented by Natalie Napolitano MPH, RRT-NPS, FAARC
Research Clinical Specialist - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia


The Intersection of Respiratory Therapists & Patient Safety - Click Here
Presented by Thomas Lamphere BS, RRT-ACCS, RPFT, FAARC
Executive Director, Pennsylvania Society for Respiratory Care / Instructor Respiratory Care, Gwynedd Mercy University


Pulmonary Diagnostics

Bronchoscopic Interventions in COPD - Click Here
by Gerard Criner MD, FACCP, FCP
Temple University Health System - Philadelphia, PA


General Respiratory Care

Vaping, E-Cigarettes & Hookah - A 2020 Update - Click Here

Presented by Carla Conrad MS, RRT-NPS
Executive Director - BREATHE PA

Diversity and Inclusion: The Road to Change - Click Here

Presented by Jackie Heisler PhD, RRT
Director of Clinical Education, Respiratory Care Program - Indiana University of PA

Mission Possible:  New Roles & Value for Respiratory Therapists - Click Here

Presented by Garry Kauffman MPA, RRT, FAARC, FACHE
Manager, Kauffman Consulting - Greensboro, NC

The Life of an Asthmatic Treating Asthmatics - Click Here
Presented by Alyssa Pierce BS, RRT
Staff Therapist, Hospital of the University of PA - Philadelphia, PA


Additional lectures are posted approximately 4-5 weeks following their live presentation date.