Mechanical Ventilation Conference Online CME Course

Course Directors: Gustavo Cortes-Puentes, MD, Richard A. Oeckler, MD, PhD and Todd J. Meyer, RRT

Available until November 30, 2025 - Online CME Course

This Mayo Clinic Mechanical Ventilation Conference - Online CME Course is designed to provide high quality education and detailed hands-on instruction in mechanical ventilation management and to bring physicians, respiratory therapists, and other healthcare professionals who are involved in providing respiratory care daily. This online course is a recording of the Mechanical Ventilation 2022 live September course.

Target Audience

This course is designed for critical care providers, respiratory therapists, physicians, physician assistants, nurses and nurse practitioners.

Learning Objectives

  • Outline the physiologic principles and cardiopulmonary interactions underlying the risks, benefits, and applications of ventilator support for respiratory failure.
  • Describe in detail the use of different modes of ventilator support for patients with respiratory failure.
  • Review appropriate use of mechanical ventilation equipment within hands-on workshop demonstration.
  • Differentiate pulmonary mechanics at the bedside in personalized approach to mechanical ventilation.

Utilization of this Mayo Clinic online (enduring materials) course does not indicate nor guarantee competence or proficiency in the performance of any procedures which may be in this course.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 11.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 11.25 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
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Course Director(s)
Gustavo A. Cortes Puentes, MD
Richard A. Oeckler, MD, PhD
Todd J. Meyer, RRT, LRT

Mayo Faculty(s)
William LeTourneau II, RRT, LRT
Bernardo Selim, MD
Suraj Yalamuri, MD
Richard Oeckler, MD, PhD
Gustavo Cortes-Puentes, MD
Peter Gay, MD
Steven Holets, RRT, LRT

Guest Faculty(s)
Giacomo Bellani, MD
Laurent Brochard, MD
Luciano Gattinoni, MD
Richard Kallet, MS, RRT, FAARC
Neil MacIntyre Jr., MD
John Marini, MD
Jean-Louis Vincent, MD

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Credit Statement(s):

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this enduring material for a maximum of 11.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Professionals
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.


For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 11.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 11.25 Attendance


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Access to online streaming course is available from the date of purchase until the course expires on November 30, 2025. Credit must be claimed within that time period.

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