The Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization hosted a Caribbean Sub Regional Workshop on Critical Management of Respiratory Diseases in
The goal of the workshop was to improve the critical care management of severe influenza infection, as well as other acute respiratory infections that present with severe pneumonia, acute lung injury, sever sepsis or septic shock. The target audience of the training was clinicians working in intensive care units (ICUs)at either the district hospital or tertiary hospital levels. This course will also build on the concepts of infection prevention and control in mechanical ventilation.
The facilitators were Dr. Janet Diaz, World Health Organization Global influenza Program from