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Van De Voort to give Surgery Grand Rounds on post-intensive care syndrome on March 4

Tyler Van De Voort, M.D., will give the next Surgery Grand Rounds on Friday, March 4, 2022. Dr. Van De Voort, a fifth-year surgical resident in the UND Department of Surgery, will present a talk entitled “Post-intensive care syndrome: the long-term effects of trauma and critical illness” at Sanford Medical Center Broadway in Fargo, N.D., from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. on March 4. All are welcome to attend.

The objectives of Dr. Van De Voort’s talk are:

  1. Describe the prevalence of post-intensive care syndrome (PICS).
  2. List techniques for reducing the risk of developing PICS.
  3. Describe the various symptoms of PICS.
  4. Discuss the roles that other members of the healthcare team have in preventing/treating PICS.

This Surgery Grand Rounds Conference, sponsored by the UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences Department of Surgery, is broadcast via video conference to many sites in North Dakota and Minnesota. For more information about how to view the presentation, contact Tonya Murphy at 701.777.5945 or

The University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this Live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.