Know Your PICU

First day in the PICU

Lay of the Land

PALS Update

PICU resident education

Resident education Goals

  1. Learn to evaluate severity of illness
  2. Review of pediatric resuscitation
  3. Understanding the pathophysiology of life-threatening disease processes
  4. Hands-on procedural skills and training
  5. Use of pharmacotherapeutic agents in the critical care unit
  6. Proficiency in comprehensive patient management

Key ICU Personnel

Additional Information

Necessary Information (see pages 7 & 8 – ICU resident manual Link to Acrobat file)

ICU Routines (see pages 9 & 10 – ICU resident manual Link to Acrobat file)

Contact Us

Department of Pediatrics

Critical Care Division

Le Bonheur Children's Hospital
Children's Foundation
Research Center
50 N Dunlap, 3rd Floor
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone: 901-287-6303

Program Coordinator

Julie Clyce
E-mail: jclyce@uthsc.edu