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Monday, May 13, 2019
6:30am to 7:30am Registration and Continental Breakfast

Physiology and Pharmacology: The New Essentials

Moderator: Sugantha Sundar, MD

7:30am to 8:15am TIVA vs. Inhalation Anesthesia: A Practical Comparison

Talmage D. Egan, MD

8:15am to 9:00am Anesthesiologists as Master Physiologists: The New Perioperative Physician

Jeanine P. Wiener-Kronish, MD

9:00am to 9:45am Management of Patients with Obesity: Best Practices in Clinical Pharmacology of Intravenous Anesthetics

Talmage D. Egan, MD

9:45am to 10:00am Q&A

Drs. Egan, Sundar and Wiener-Kronish

10:00am to 10:15am Break

Refreshments provided

Improving Outcomes for Our Patients

Moderator: Keira P. Mason, MD

10:15am to 11:00am Findings from the Perioperative Brain Health Initiative and Their Impact on Day-to-Day Practice

Lee A. Fleisher, MD

11:00am to 11:45am Measuring Patient Outcomes in the Perioperative Period

Lee A. Fleisher, MD

11:45am to 12:30pm Updates in Multimodal General Anesthesia Principles and Practices

Emery Brown, MD, PhD

12:30pm to 12:45pm Q&A

Drs. Brown, Mason and Fleisher

Lunch-and-Learn Roundtables (optional)

12:45pm to 2:15pm Lunch-and-Learn Roundtables

(each roundtable limited to a maximum of 25 participants)

Saving for Retirement: Getting Started, Understanding the Options, and Maximizing Savings for the Long Haul  
Jonathan Griswold, MD
(This session not eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™)
Risk Mitigation: Apology and Disclosure—Support for the Second Victim
Patricia H. Folcarelli, RN, MA, PhD and Stephen D. Pratt, MD
Simple, Effective Solutions for the Management of the Narcotic-Tolerant Patient 
Paragi Rana, MD
The Witches' Brew: Street Drugs in 2019 
Assia Valovska, MD

Optional Lunch Session

12:45pm to 2:15pm Mitigate Stress: Easy and Practical Meditation Strategies for the Anesthesia Practitioner

Balachundhar Subramaniam, MD, MPH

Limited to first 100 registrants. No fee, lunch provided.

Airway Management in 2019

Moderator: Hovig Chitilian, MD

2:15pm to 3:00pm Improved Methods for Awake Fibreoptic Intubation and New Difficult Airway Society Guidelines

Ellen O'Sullivan, FRCA, FCAI, FCPSP

3:00pm to 3:45pm The Role of Videolaryngoscopy in 2019

Hovig Chitilian, MD

3:45pm to 4:30pm Emergency Surgical Airway following “Can’t Intubate and Can’t Oxygenate”

Ellen O'Sullivan, FRCA, FCAI, FCPSP

4:30pm to 5:15pm Key Lessons Learned from the Difficult Airway Registry

Pete Kovatsis, MD

5:15pm to 5:30pm Q&A

Drs. Chitilian, Kovatsis and O'Sullivan

Reception and Scientific Poster Session

5:30pm to 7:30pm Reception and Scientific Poster Session

Join faculty and colleagues for refreshments and current research in anesthesiology

Tuesday, May 14, 2019
6:30am to 7:30am Continental Breakfast

What Is New in the Anesthesia Literature?

Moderator: Sugantha Sundar, MD

7:30am to 8:10am Myocardial Injury after Non-Cardiac Surgery

Daniel Sessler, MD

8:10am to 8:50am Nitrous Oxide in Adult Anesthesia: Is This the End?

Philippe Richebé, MD, PhD, DESAR

8:50am to 9:00am Q&A

Drs. Richebé, Sessler and Sundar

9:00am to 9:15am Break

Refreshments provided

Tools to Reduce Hospital Length of Stay

Moderator: Jeremi Mountjoy, MD, MSc, FRCPC

9:15am to 9:55am How to Implement Enhanced Surgical Recovery and Get It to Stick

Michael (Monty) G. Mythen, MBBS, MD, FRCA, FFICM, FCAI (Hon)

9:55am to 10:25am Persistent Postsurgical Pain (PPSP): The Science and Clinical Implications for the Anesthesia Practitioner

Philippe Richebé, MD, PhD, DESAR

10:25am to 10:55am Perioperative Thermoregulation

Daniel Sessler, MD

10:55am to 11:20am Clinical Applications of Tranexamic Acid: When It’s a Friend (and When It’s a Foe)

Susan Goobie, MD, FRCPC

11:20am to 11:30am Q&A

Drs. Goobie, Mountjoy, Mythen, Richebé and Sessler

Lunch-and-Learn Roundtables (optional)

11:30am to 1:00pm Lunch-and-Learn Roundtables

(each roundtable limited to a maximum of 25 participants)

Perioperative Lung Ultrasound 
Achikam Oren-Grinberg, MD
Financial Considerations for Those Nearing or Entering Retirement: Approaches for Asset Utilization, Social Security, and RMDs
Jonathan Griswold, MD
(This session not eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™)
Managing the Obese Parturient 
Vilma E. Ortiz, MD
Challenging Cases from the Thoracic Operating Room 
Qi Ott, MD and Nelson Thaemert, MD

Preoperative Assessment

Moderator: Assia Valovska, MD

1:00pm to 1:30pm Challenging Cases in Anesthesiology: Adult Patients

Angela M. Bader, MD, MPH

1:30pm to 2:00pm Challenging Cases in Anesthesiology: Pediatric Patients

Lynne R. Ferrari, MD

2:00pm to 2:15pm Q&A

Drs. Bader, Ferrari and Valovska

2:15pm to 2:30pm Break

Refreshments provided

Care of the Parturient

Moderator: Philip Hess, MD

2:30pm to 3:00pm HELLP! How to Keep Moms with Preeclampsia Safe

Brian T. Bateman, MD, MSc

3:00pm to 3:30pm Practicing Obstetric Anesthesia in the Wake of Drug Shortages

Lisa Leffert, MD

3:30pm to 4:00pm Cardiac Disease in the Parturient

Philip Hess, MD

4:00pm to 4:30pm Obstetric General Anesthesia: Ten Ways to Reduce Risk and Incidents

Lawrence C. Tsen, MD

4:30pm to 5:00pm PDPH Diagnosis and Treatment: Review of Recent Research and Its Immediate Clinical Implications

Michaela Farber, MD

5:00pm to 5:30pm Q&A

Drs. Bateman, Farber, Hess, Leffert and Tsen

Optional Workshops

5:30pm to 8:00pm Ether Dome Tour

Susan Vassallo, MD
(Limited to 50 attendees)
Includes transportation and refreshments

5:30pm to 10:00pm Regional Anesthesia Workshop

Hyun Kee Chung, MD
(Limited to 50 attendees)
Includes dinner
Regional Anesthesia Workshop description

Wednesday, May 15, 2019
6:30am to 7:30am Continental Breakfast

Old Debates: New Evidence

Moderator: Keira P. Mason, MD

7:30am to 8:10am Fit for Surgery: What Does This Mean?

Michael (Monty) G. Mythen, MBBS, MD, FRCA, FFICM, FCAI (Hon)

8:10am to 8:50am Fluids or Vasopressors: From Waterworld to Wasteland

Walid Habre, MD, PhD

8:50am to 9:30am Perioperative Management of Traumatic Brain Injury

Christian Werner, MD, PhD

9:30am to 10:05am Controlled Rapid Sequence Induction and Intubation in Children

Walid Habre, MD, PhD

10:05am to 10:15am Q&A

Drs. Habre, Mason, Mythen and Werner

10:15am to 10:30am Break

Refreshments provided

Everyday Clinical Challenges

Moderator: Keira P. Mason, MD

10:30am to 11:10am Monitoring the Central Nervous System in 2019

Christian Werner, MD, PhD

11:10am to 11:50am Are We Poisoning Our Patients? Neurotoxicity and Other Toxicity of Anesthetic Agents in Children

Gregory Hammer, MD

11:50am to 12:30pm Perioperative Management of Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator

Scott Streckenbach, MD

12:30pm to 12:45pm Q&A

Drs. Hammer, Mason, Streckenbach and Werner

Lunch-and-Learn Roundtables (optional)

12:45pm to 2:15pm Lunch-and-Learn Roundtables

(each roundtable limited to a maximum of 25 participants)

Becoming More Resilient in the Most Stressful Jobs of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine (How to Thrive, Not Just Survive, in the OR and ICU)  
Gregory Hammer, MD
Strategies for Saving for College
Jonathan Griswold, MD
(This session not eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™)
Tracheostomy Placement: Not Merely Plug and Play 
Stephanie Yacoubian, MD
Acupuncture Workshop 
Yuan-Chi Lin, MD, MPH and Cynthia Tung, MD
The CRNA Perspective: Academic versus Private Practice 
Janet Valicenti, CRNA and Nelson Aquino, CRNA

The Experts Speak

 Moderator: Assia Valovska, MD

2:15pm to 2:40pm Advances and New Research in Cardiac Anesthesia

J. Danny Muehlschlegel, MD, MSc

2:40pm to 3:05pm Improving Outcomes in Esophageal Surgery

Jeremi R. Mountjoy, MSc, MD, FRCPC

3:05pm to 3:30pm Establishing and Refining a Culture of Safety in Anesthesia and Sedation

Keira P. Mason, MD

3:30pm to 3:45pm Q&A

Drs. Mason, Mountjoy, Muehlschlegel and Valovska

Clinical Pearls: Regional Anesthesia

 Moderator: Jeremi Mountjoy, MD, MSc, FRCPC

3:45pm to 4:15pm Epidural Anesthesia in the Modern Era: The Case for Routine Use of Fluoroscopy

Brian D. Sites, MD

4:15pm to 4:45pm An Indispensable Refresher on Local Anesthetics

Philipp Lirk, MD, MSc, PhD

4:45pm to 5:15pm Liposomal Bupivacaine: Lessons Learned

Brian D. Sites, MD

5:15pm to 5:30pm Q&A

Drs. Lirk, Mountjoy and Sites

Optional Skills Development Workshop

5:30pm to 10:00pm Difficult Airway Workshop

Andrew Miller, MD
(Limited to 50 attendees)
Off site - Includes dinner and transportation
Difficult Airway Workshop description

Thursday, May 16, 2019
6:30am to 7:30am Continental Breakfast

Protecting Myocytes: The Aging Neurons

Moderator: Sugantha Sundar, MD

7:30am to 8:10am Cardioprotective Effects of Anesthetic Agents: Myth or Reality?

Stefan De Hert, MD, PhD

8:10am to 8:50am The Aging Anesthesia Practitioner

Gregory J. Crosby, MD

8:50am to 9:30am What to Do with Perioperative Beta-Blocking Therapy, Anno 2019

Stefan De Hert, MD, PhD

9:30am to 9:45am Q&A

Drs. Crosby, De Hert and Sundar

9:45am to 10:00am Break

Refreshments provided

Perioperative Care of the Obese Patient

Moderator: Stephanie B. Jones, MD

10:00am to 10:30am Predicting and Managing MODA: The Morbid Obesity Difficult Airway

Naveen Eipe, MBBS, MD

10:30am to 11:00am Evidence-Based Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Eswar Sundar, MD

11:00am to 11:30am The Obese Patient in the PACU: VTE, Rhabdomyolysis and PONV

Stephanie B. Jones MD

11:30am to 12:00pm Ambulatory Surgery in Morbid Obesity: Controversies and Conundrums

Naveen Eipe, MBBS, MD

12:00pm to 12:15pm Q&A

Drs. Eipe, Jones and Sundar

Lunch-and-Learn Roundtables (optional)

12:15pm to 1:45pm Lunch-and-Learn Roundtables

(each roundtable limited to a maximum of 25 participants)

Corporate Structure and Financial Implications for Private Anesthesia Practice 
Anh Ngo, MD
Anesthetic Implications for Mechanical Thrombectomy after Embolic Stroke
Lauren Buhl, MD, PhD and Ala Nozari, MD, PhD
Managing the Pregnant Patient for Non-Obstetric Surgery  
Jamie L. Daly, MD and Richard Steinbrook, MD
Blocks Beyond the Sciatic Nerve: When and How 
Ivan Valovski, MD
The Everyday and the Rare: Anesthesia for Interventional Pulmonology Procedures 
Ameeka Pannu, MD and John Pawlowski, MD, PhD

The Art of Ambulatory and Office-Based Anesthesia

Moderator: Jeremi Mountjoy, MD, MSc, FRCPC

1:45pm to 2:15pm Office Based Anesthesia: Practice Management and Accreditation

Fred Shapiro, DO

2:15pm to 2:45pm Anticoagulants and Regional Anesthesia

Lisa Kunze, MD, PhD

2:45pm to 3:15pm Clinical Applications of Ketamine

Satya Krishna Ramachandran, MD

3:15pm to 3:30pm Q&A

Drs. Kunze, Mountjoy, Ramachandran and Shapiro

3:30pm to 3:45pm Break

Refreshments provided

Hot Topics in Pain Management

Moderator: Assia Valovska, MD

3:45pm to 4:15pm Placebo and Clinical Practice

Brian E. McGeeney, MD, MPH, MBA

4:15pm to 4:45pm Establishing a Smooth Transition of Care: From Acute to Chronic Pain

Musa Aner, MD

4:45pm to 5:15pm Evidence-Based Perioperative Management of the Opioid-Tolerant Patient

Thomas Simopoulos, MD

5:15pm to 5:30pm Q&A

Drs. Aner, McGeeney, Simopoulos and Valovska

Optional Skills Development Workshop

5:30pm to 10:00pm ACLS Workshop

Hovig Chitilian, MD
(Limited to 50 attendees)
Includes dinner
ACLS Workshop description

Friday, May 17, 2019
6:30am to 7:30am Continental Breakfast

Management of Trauma and Hemorrhage

Moderator: Jeremi Mountjoy, MD, MSc, FRCPC

7:30am to 8:10am Stat Trauma to the Operating Room: Management Pearls

David Silver, MD

8:10am to 8:50am Point-of-Care Ultrasound

Feroze Mahmood, MD

8:50am to 9:25am Factor Concentrates in the Perioperative Period

Adam Lerner, MD

9:25am to 10:00am Perioperative Blood Transfusion Guidelines

Lynne Uhl, MD

10:00am to 10:15am Q&A

Drs. Lerner, Mahmood, Mountjoy, Silver and Uhl

10:15am to 10:30am Break

Refreshments provided

End-of-Life Care

Moderator: Keira P. Mason, MD

10:30am to 11:05am Comfort: Symptom Management for Patients at the End of Life

Kathleen Lee, MD

11:05am to 11:40am Communication Needs of Patients and Their Families at the End of Life

Rachelle Bernacki, MD

11:40am to 12:15pm Continuity: Hospice Care and Care of the Bereaved

Susan Morris, PsyD

12:15pm to 12:45pm Q&A

Drs. Bernacki, Lee, Mason and Morris

12:45pm to 1:00pm Closing Remarks

Sugantha Sundar, MD