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the Practice Updates session. Christopher Morrison developed a session entitled News in Neurocritical Care Drug Use with Julian Bosen and Sherif Mahmoud also speaking (thanks to Theresa Human for stepping in as moderator!). Sarah Adriance gave a wonderful pharmacology review in the Advanced Practice Providers workshop. Jimmi Hatton Kolpek gave valuable presentations on clinical research careers as well as leadership and professionalism. Theresa Human was the authority on pharmacologic management of fever at the joint session with ESICM. Amber Castle highlighted the need of a pharmacist in How to Build the Dream Team session. Aaron Cook represented pharmacy well in a debate with Michael Diringer on guideline use in the ICU. The Pharmacotherapy Workshop was directed by Eljim Tesoro and showcased many great speakers including Jeffrey Mucksavage, Kent Owusu, Theresa Human, Jennifer Frontera, Paola Saccucci, Sherif Mahmoud, and Gretchen Brophy. Members also raised $800 for the Run for Research fundraising effort. Publications We had several pharmacy members as authors of significant guidelines published in Neurocritical Care this year. Shaun Rowe was one of the authors of the evidence-based consensus statement on EVD management (Neurocrit Care. 2016 Feb;24(1):61- 81). John Lewin and Aaron Cook were authors on the reversal guidelines for antithrombotics in intracranial hemorrhage (Neurocrit Care. 2016 Feb;24(1):61-81). Presidential Citations and Awards The NCS Presidential Citation is an award that recognizes members who have shown exceptional support and dedication to NCS and have contributed to the Neurocritical care community. Pharmacy section recipients included Amber Castle, Aaron Cook, Theresa Human, Christopher Morrison, Denise Rhoney, and Eljim Tesoro. Shaun Rowe was inducted as a Fellow of the Neurocritical Care Society (FNCS) and was the only pharmacist recipient this year. On behalf of the Pharmacy Leadership Committee of NCS, I would like to thank everyone for a great year! 13


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