CAEP Pre-Conference

Canadian Association of Emergency Medicine

The Pediatric Airway Course - CANCELED

Designed specifically for physicians, this course recognizes that the need to secure a pediatric airway is a relatively uncommon procedure. As a result, it is a source of considerable anxiety for many practitioners. Content is delivered through both seminars and skills stations with a variety of airway equipment and intubatable mannequins. The focus is on securing the pediatric airway.


Key Topics and Learning Objectives

Indication for airway management, anticipating the difficult airway; selection of medications; sizing and correct use of airway devices.

After attending the course, participants will:
1. Understand the differences between a pediatric and adult airway
2. Understand the indications for advanced airway procedures in children
3. Have an approach to pediatric rapid sequence intubation
4. Be able to select and place appropriately sized equipment

Instructors: Pediatric emergency physicians, pediatric intensive care physicians, pediatric anesthetists.

May 25, 2018


The Pediatric Airway Course

KidSIM Center, Alberta Children’s Hospital (4th floor)

8:00 am - 4:00 pm



Price includes the cost of drinks, snacks, and lunch provided during the pre-conference course.


Registration Requirements

You must be registered for the CAEP Conference in order to register for the TPAC Pre-Conference.


Please direct any question to:


Pediatric Acute Care Education