PFCCS (Pediatric Fundamental Critical care Support)

The PFCCS is an annual 2-day course, CME accredited, and directed by Dr. Dai Kimura, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Target Audience:

This program is directed toward physicians, hospitalists, advanced practice nurses, transport teams, physician assistants, nurses, respiratory therapists, paramedics and other healthcare professionals involved in pediatric critical care and emergency medicine.


  • To prepare course attendees for the first 24 hours of pediatric critical care until transferred or appropriate critical care consultation is obtained.
  • To prepare non-intensivists to manage the acute deterioration of critically ill pediatric patients.
  • To prepare pediatric, emergency medicine, and surgical house staff for pediatric critical care medicine.


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

Rhonda Gray