, Max
Title:
Professor, FCCP
Office:
801-863-5897
Phone:
801-573-1142
Mail Code:
172
Last Updated: 9/22/18 -

I started in Respiratory care in 1974.  Over the years, my positions and adeventures have been numerous and fun. 

Some areas I have been involved:

  • Shock Trauma adult ICU
  • Respiratory Intensive Care
  • Thoracic Intensive Care
  • Life Flight (aeromedical transport) - 20 years
  • Hyperbaric Medicine
  • Research Coordinator for the NIH
  • Respiratory Therapy Program director (X2 different programs)
  • Respiratory Therapy Department Manager
  • Professional Organizations

            American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC)

            Utah Society for Respiratory Care (USRC)

                            Past President USRC

            Society for Critical Care Medicine (SCCM)

            Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment (UPHE)

            American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)

           Allied Health Care Steering Committee member (2008-2012)

            Respiratory Therapy Steering Committee member (2012 - 2016)

  • Abstracts and Presentations

            'One-Day Respiratory Care Seminar' - Salt Lake City, UT - May 10, 2017

            'South Town Expo Health Fair' - Sandy, UT Feb. 25, 2017

            'One-Day Respiratory Care Seminar' - Salt Lake City, UT - May 18, 2016

            'Administration of Asthma I COPD Medications' - Utah Department of Telehealth - January 20th, 2016

            'One-Day Respiratory Care Seminar' - Salt Lake City, UT - May 9, 2015

            'One-Day Respiratory Care Seminar' - Salt Lake City, UT - March 13, 2013

            'One-Day Respiratory Care Seminar' - Salt Lake City, UT - March 22, 2012

            'One-Day Respiratory Care Update' - Salt Lake City, UT - March 17, 2011

            Center of Excellence' - CHEST 2011 (ACCP) - Honolulu, Hawaii - October 25, 2011

            'Ambulation of the Long-Term Ventilator Patient' - AARC - Tampa, Florida - November 6, 2011

            'One-Day Respiratory Care Seminar' - Salt Lake City, UT - March 15, 201O'Ventilation with lower tidal volumes as compared with traditional tidal volumes

    for acute lung injury and the acute respiratory distress syndrome' - N Engl J Med 2000, 342: 1301-1308.

            'Randomized Clinical Trial of Pressure-controlled Inverse Ratio Ventilation and Extracorporeal CO2 Removal for Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome' - Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 1994 Feb;149 (2 Pt 1):295-305.

            'One-Day Respiratory Care Seminar' - Murray, UT - March 28, 2008

         

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    Outdoor Hyperthermic I Hypothermic and Lightening lnjuries' - AmericanCollege of Chest Physicians(ACCP)-Chicago,Illinois,October 22nd2007

     

            'Early Ambulation of the ICU Patient' - Utah Society for Respiratory Care (USRC) - Park City, Utah, April 22nd, 2004

             1st (EVER) ARDS Survivor Conference Program Director- Salt Lake City, Utah ,

    September 2002

            'ETC02 Monitoring in the Hyperbaric Environment' - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society, Honolulu, Hawaii, June, 1989

            'Suction in the Hyperbaric Environment' - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine Society, Baltimore, Maryland, June, 1987