Visiting Professors Archives

Visiting Professor
Mar-91 Richard Kitz
RS Brett Memorial Lecturer
Mar-92 Rod Eckenhoff
RS Brett Memorial Lecturer
Mar-93 Norig Ellison
RS Brett Memorial Lecturer
Mar-94 Sean Kennedy
RS Brett Memorial Lecturer
Mar-95 William Hurford
RS Brett Memorial Lecturer
Mar-96 Len Firestone
RS Brett Memorial Lecturer
Apr-96 Paul R. Knight, M.D., Ph.D. "Anesthetic Management of Immuno-suppressed Patients", "Implications of Immune Alterations During the Perioperative Period"
May-96 Marc J. Bloom, M.D., Ph.D. "Bispectral Index as an EEG Measure of Sedation with Methohexital", "Neuroanesthesia"
Jun-96 Burton S. Epstein, M.D. "Guidelines for Nonoperating Room Anestheizing Locations", "Controversies in Ambulatory Surgery"
Oct-96 Ferenc Gyulai, M.D. "Novel Pharmacological Strategies in Acute Pain Management: alpha2 and Cholinergic Agents.", "Monitoring Anesthetic Depth - The Ultimate Parameter. Is There Any?"
Nov-96 Richard Teplick, M.D. "Hemodynamic Concepts, Measurements and Interpretation Based on Case Presentations.", "A Physiologic Approach to Interpreting Cardiovascular Data."
Dec-96 Henry Rosenberg, M.D. "The Future of Anesthesiology", "35 Years of Malignant Hyperthermia (MH). What Have We Learned?"
Jan-97 Charles B. Berde, M.D. "Pediatric Anesthesia Case Discussion", "Prolonged Regional Anesthesia"
Feb-97 Mieczyslaw Finster, M.D. "Prehydration - How Much is Enough?", "Should We Continue Using Lidocaine for Spinal Anesthesia?"
Apr-97 Marcel E. Durieux, M.D.
RS Brett Memorial Lecturer
"Closed Head Injury", "Droperidol: A Drug That Outlived Its Usefulness?"
May-97 Susan Firestone, M.D. "Management Challenges: Neonatal Emergencies.", "Application of Nitric Oxide in Pediatrics."
Jun-97 David J. Cullen, M.D., M.S. "The Revolution in Anesthesia Patient Safety.", "Adverse Drug Event Prevention Study."
Jun-97 Joseph Brimacombe, M.D. "The Role of LMA in the Difficult Airway"
Sep-97 Gilbert J. Grant, M.D. "Clinical Problems in OB Anesthesia.", "Effects of Neuraxial Anesthesia in the Progress and Outcome of Labor."
Oct-97 Berend Mets, MBChB, PhD, FFASA, FRCA "Emergency Surgery in Acute Asthma.", "Anesthesia for New Cardiothoracic Procedures."
Nov-97 Joseph S. Beckman, PhD "Myocardial Injury by Peroxynitrite."
Dec-97 Douglas E. Raines, MD "Mini-Clinical Case Conferences.", "Hepatic Failure in Transplantation."
Jan-98 Margaret Wood, MD "Interesting Clinical Drug Interactions.", "New Ideas on Sedation Pharmacology."
Feb-98 Alex S. Evers, MD
RS Brett Memorial Lecturer
"Case Presentation and Discussion.", "Molecular Mechanisms of Anesthesia."
Mar-98 Roberta L. Hines, MD "Perioperative Evaluation of the Patient with Cardiac Disease for Noncardiac Surgery.", "Right Vertricular Function: Clinical Implications."
Apr-98 John B. Pawlowski, MD "Midcab Surgery: How and Why.", "Mechanism of Intrinsic Tone in Blood Vessels."
May-98 Subhash Jain, MD
Jun-98 Michael T. Bailin, MD "When to Use Invasive Monitoring.", "Anesthesia for Aortic Reconstruction."
Sep-98 Hugh C. Hemmings, M.D., Ph.D. "Recent Progress in Defining the Mechanisms of General Anesthetics.", "General Anesthetic Effects on Protein Kinase C."
Oct-98 Lena S. Sun, M.D. "Case Discussion of Pediatric Patient for Anesthesia.", "Ecstasy and Anesthesia."
Nov-98 Edmund I. Eger, II, M.D. "Awareness During Anesthesia.", "Controversies Concerning Toxicities of Sevoflurane and Desflurane."
Dec-98 Susan A. Vassallo, M.D. "Pediatric Epidural Anesthesia.", "Massive Blood Loss."
Jan-99 Raymond Sinatra, M.D., Ph.D. "Acute and Chronic Pain Issues.", "New Agents/Techniques for Managing Acute Pain."
Feb-99 Pamela Flood-Radoslovich, M.D. "Spinal Headache", "What the Clinician has to Teach the Scientist about Anesthetic Mechanisms"
Mar-99 Professor Dr. Bernd Urban
RS Brett Memorial Lecturer
"Local anesthetic toxicity", "Mechanisms of Anesthetic Action"
Apr-99 Edward Lowenstein, M.D. "A Brief History of Opoid Anesthesia", "An Exercise in Withdrawal of Treatment"
May-99 Richard M. Smiley, M.D., Ph.D. "Obstetric Anesthesia Case Presentations/Discussions", "Adrenergic Pharmacology for the Anesthesiologist: What's New and What Matters"
Jun-99 Simon C. Body, M.B., Ch.B. "The attending is at coffee, the lobectomy is hypoxic, the day is heading downhill. Help!", "Nitric oxide donors and other anti-inflammatories in thoracic surgery. Will gaseous NO ever find an indication?"
Oct-99 Norman L. Herman, M.D., Ph.D. "Current Controversies in OB Anesthesia", "Anesthesia and the Placenta"
Nov-99 Jeffrey G. Gross, M.D. "Ventilatory Effects of Anesthetic Agents", "Electrical Safety in the Operating Room"
Dec-99 Paul B. Langevin, M.D. "X-ray Ventilator Interface Demonstration", "Consideration of Mean Arterial Blood Pressure"
Dec-99 Jeffrey Uppington, M.D. "Basic Neurophysiology", "Right Ventricular Function"
Jan-00 Leila Mei Pang, M.D. "Have Anesthesia Equipment, Will Travel: Pediatric Anesthesia Outside of the OR", "It's Just a Little Cold!"
Jan-00 Keith J. Ruskin, M.D. "Finding and Using Internet Medical Resources", "The Internet and the Clinician: What's New?"
Jan-00 Thomas W. Schnider, M.D. "Feedback Controlled Anesthesia: Can the Computer Replace the Anesthesiologist?"
Feb-00 Lee A. Fleischer, M.D. "Preoperative cardiac evaluation for noncardiac surgery: Case Presentations", "Risk of Anesthesia: How far have we come and where are we going?"
Feb-00 Jacques Somma, M.D. "Strategy to Analyze the Effect of Aging on Pharmacokinetics and Dynamics", "Secrets of Drug Dosing"
Mar-00 James M. Bailey, M.D., Ph.D. "Diagnosis for Ventricular Dysfunction", "Current Strategies for Management of Perioperative Vertricular Dysfunction"
Mar-00 Carl Lynch, III, M.D.
RS Brett Memorial Lecturer
"Discussion of Anesthesia Practices and Techniques", "Perioperative Considerations in Patients with Cardiac Pacemakers and Defibrillators"
Apr-00 John C. Rowlingson, M.D. "Chronic Pain Management - Where are We?", "Acute Pain Management"
Apr-00 Ira J. Rampil, M.D. "Mechanisms of General Anesthesia"
Apr-00 Helene Benveniste, M.D. "The Effect of Mean Arterial Blood Pressure on Lesion Size after Brain Biopsy"
May-00 Girish Joshi, MBBS, MD, FFARCSI "Pain Management after Ambulatory Surgery", "New Concepts in Recovery after Ambulatory Surgery"
May-00 George P. Topulos, M.D. "Anesthesia in MR Environments", "Pulmonary Microvascular Pressure-Volume Characteristics"
May-00 Eric Moody, MD
Research Evening Keynote Speaker
"Chronic exposure to volatile anesthetics results in behavioral and receptor changes in mice."
Jun-00 William R. Camann, M.D. "Current Controversies in Obstetric Anesthesia", "Obstetric Anesthesia and the Neonate"
Aug-00 Berend Mets, MBChB, PhD, FFASA, FRCA "Volatile Anesthetic Uptake and Distribution", "Pitfalls in the Interpretation and Use of the Swan Ganz Catheter"
Sep-00 Carl Rosow, MD, PhD
Oct-00 Michael Struys, M.D., Ph.D. "Optimization of Intravenous Anesthesia Techniques", "Closed-Loop Anesthesia for Hypnotics ... Back to the Future ..."
Nov-00 Laurence McCullough, Ph.D. "Ethical Challenges in Managed Care", "From Protection to Participation: Ethical Issues of Research with Vulnerable Subjects"
Nov-00 Stephen M. Klein, M.D. "Paravertebral Nerve Blockade for Thoracic and General Surgery", "Application for Continuous Regional Anesthesia"
Dec-00 Elliott Bennett-Guerrero "Can Anesthesiologists Reduce Systemic Inflammation and Improve Postoperative Outcome?", "New Concepts in Plasma Volume Expansion"
Dec-00 Julian M. Goldman, M.D. "Capnography and Spirometry in the Circle Breathing System: Advanced Concepts", "Update on Pulse Oximetry Technology: Clinical Implications"
Jan-01 Brian Ginsburg, MB, ChB "Postoperative Pain Management", "Pre-Emptive Analgesia"
Feb-01 Dr. Eberhard Kochs "Monitoring the CNS for Drug Effects and ICU Sedation.", "How Do Anesthetics Affect Synaptic Transmission and Synaptic Plasticity?"
Mar-01 Robert N. Sladen "Perioperative Hypertension - What's New and Useful", "Perioperative Renal Protection - Is there a Magic Bullet?"
Mar-01 Rebecca Twersky, MD "OBA-Office Based Anesthesia", "Recovery and Discharge of the Ambulatory Anesthesia Patient"
Apr-01 Neil Harrison, Ph.D.
RS Brett Memorial Lecturer
"Developing a Research Career", "Mechanisms of Anesthesia - What Have We Learned Since 1846?"
May-01 Johan F. Coetzee "Aspects of Equipment and Training", "The Practice of Low Flow Anaesthesia"
Jun-01 David Lubarsky, M.D. "Understanding Cost Concepts in the Medical Literature", "Valuing Health Care: New Approaches to Costs and Outcomes"
Jun-01 Alan C. Santos, M.D. "Anesthesia for Emergency Cesarean Delivery Management", "Newer Amide Local Anesthetics for Obstetric Use"
Sep-01 Aaron F. Kopman, MD "Monitoring of Neuromuscular Blockade", "The Ideal Neuromuscular Blocking Agent - Where Do We Stand?"
Oct-01 Andreas Hoeft, M.D. "Influence of Genotype on Outcome of Patients with Severe Sepsis"
Nov-01 Jan Ehrenwerth, MD "Anesthesia Machine Workshop", "Fire Safety for the Anesthesiologist"
Nov-01 Anthony R. Brown, MD "Should the Coracoid Infraclavicular Approach Replace the Axillary Approach to the Brachial Plexus?", "Hypotensive/Bradycardic Events Associated with Regional Anesthesia"
Dec-01 Robert E. Johnstone, M.D. "Practice Management", "Fluid Choices in Anesthesiology"
Dec-01 Peter Bailey, MD "Opioids in Anesthesia", "Anesthesia for Beating Heart Surgery"
Jan-02 David S. Warner, M.D. "Mechanisms of Anesthetic Neuroprotection", "Advances in Anesthetic Neuroprotection"
Jan-02 Stephen L. Dewey, Ph.D. "Imaging Drug Addiction and Developing Treatment Strategies"
Feb-02 Mark J. Lema, M.D., Ph.D. "Analyzing Epidural Outcomes", "Perioperative Analgesia and Postoperative Pain Control"
Mar-02 Edmond I. Eger, M.D. "Inhaled Anesthetic Uptake and Distribution", "How to Look Good Giving Anesthesia"
Mar-02 William Greeley, MD, MBA "Pediatric Cardiovascular Anesthesia - An Update", "Cultivating Clinical Research in Pediatric Anesthesia"
Apr-02 Thomas Bouillon, M.D. "Respiratory Depression and Anesthesia."
Apr-02 Terri G. Monk, M.D. "RBC Transfusion in the Perioperative Period", "Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction in the Elderly"
May-02 Pierre Fiset, M.D. "Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics: What have we learned in the last 10 years.", "Brain imaging as a tool for understanding mechanisms of anesthesia"
Aug-02 Walter G. Maurer, MD "Sedation - From Local Standby to 'Big-MAC'", "Office Based Anesthesia Perfect Recovery - Walk In, Walk Out, No Pain, No Nausea"
Aug-02 Daniel Spyker, Ph.D., M.D. "Bench to Bedside - How does stuff get through the FDA?"
Sep-02 K.V.R. Chary, Ph.D. "The Role of NMR in Proteomics Research and Drug Design"
Sep-02 Talmadge D. Egan, M.D. "Recent Advances in Intravenous Anesthesia", "Pharmacodynamic Drug Interactions in Anesthesia"
Oct-02 Sheila R. Barnett, M.D. "Regional Anesthesia in the Elderly Patient.", "Anesthesia for the Elderly Patient"
Nov-02 Ellison C. Pierce, Jr., M.D. "The Anesthesia Patient Safety Movement", "Human Error"
Dec-02 Daniel M. Thys, M.D. "The Management of the Low Cardiac Output: A Physiological Approach"
Jan-03 Eugene Viscusi, M.D. "Acute Pain Management"
Jan-03 Franklin Dexter, M.D., Ph.D. "Understanding Hospital Decision Making: The Economics of Perioperative Care. A Broad Overview."
Feb-03 Nancy A. Nussmeier, MD "Protecting the Brain and Spinal Cord in Patients Undergoing Cardiac Surgery"
Mar-03 Thomas E. Wiswell, M.D. "Historical Evolution of Neonatal Resuscitation"
Apr-03 Michael Roizen, M.D. "RealAge implications for your health and managing your patients"
Apr-03 T. J. Gan, M.D. "Intraoperative Fluid Management"
May-03 Brian Kaufman, M.D. "Critical Care Radiology"
May-03 Beverley A. Orser, M.D., Ph.D.
RS Brett Memorial Lecturer
"Anesthetic Patient Safety: First do no harm"
Jun-03 Yaakov Beilin, M.D. "Thrombocytopenia and Low Molecular Weight Heparin: Implications for Regional Anesthesia"
Aug-03 Gary Loyd, M.D., M.M.M. "Crisis Management", "Teaching in a Simulator Center"
Sep-03 John J. Savarese, MD "Neuromuscular Blockers: Metabolism, Elimination and Kinetics", "What's new in Neuromuscular Blockers?"
Oct-03 Dennis Galanakis, MD "Blood Transfusion Errors and Their Prevention"
Oct-03 Enrico M. Camporesi, MD "A Primer of Undersea Medicine", "Neuroprotection and Coiling Problems"
Nov-03 Admir Hadzic, M.D., Ph.D. "Lower Extremity Nerve Blocks", "Neurological Complications after Nerve Blocks: Mechanisms and Means to Prevent Them?"
Dec-03 Debra A. Schwinn, M.D. "Fostering Academic Anesthesiology", "Perioperative Genomics and the Clinical Researcher"
Feb-04 Keith Miller, D. Phil.
RS Brett Memorial Lecturer
"Molecular Mechanisms of Anesthesia: the Quest for Anesthetic Sites", "How General Anesthetics Work"
Feb-04 W. Andrew Kofke, MD, MBA, FCCM "Anesthetic Neurotoxicity", "Cardiovascular Considerations with Intracranial Hypertension"
Mar-04 Daniel Berkowitz, M.D. "Vasopressin: From Cell to CPR", "The Aging Cardiovascular System"
Mar-04 Jackie L. Martin, M.D. "Fast Track Anesthesia: Turning Fantasy into Fact: New Agents, Adjuvants and Attitudes", "Understanding the Metabolism and Toxicity of Inhaled Anesthetics: Halothane to Xenon and Beyond"
Apr-04 Steven P. Cohen, M.D. "New Developments in the Treatment of Axial Low Back Pain"
May-04 Daniel Baram, M.D. "Putting the Dynamics Back into Hemodynamics".
Jun-04 Navparkash S. Sandhu, MS, MD "Use of Ultrasound for Peripheral Nerve Blocks"
Jun-04 Pamela Flood, MD "General Anesthetics and Their Role in Post-op Pain", "Maternal Physiology and Pharmacology"
Jun-04 John W. Severinghaus, MD FRCA "Acid Base Balance", "The True History of Oxygen: Sciences and Scandal"
Jul-04 Michael Roizen, M.D. "Preoperative evaluation: Is it of value and what laboratory choices to make?"
Sep-04 Kirk Hogan, MD "Nitrous Oxide's Numbered Days: New Pharmacogenetic Syndromes", "The Anesthesiologist as Inventor - Winning the Patent Game"
Sep-04 John J. A. Marota, MD "Anesthetic Management of the Traumatic Brain Injured Patient"
Nov-04 James B. Eisenkraft, M.D. "Anesthesia Vaporizers", "Problems with Anesthesia Gas Delivery Systems"
Nov-04 Scott Reuben, M.D. "Recent Advances in Acute Postoperative Pain"
Dec-04 Michael B. Howie, M.D. "Implications for Robotic Surgery", "Service Oriented Electronic Architecture for Health Care"
Jan-05 Robert A. Whittington, M.D. "Anesthetic considerations for the illicit substance abusing patient", "An update on anesthetic-assisted opiate detoxification"
Feb-05 Stephen C. Vlay, M.D. "Perioperatiove Management of AICD's"
Mar-05 Lawrence Litt, M.D., Ph.D. "Anesthesiologists in Relation to Informed Consent and Legal Testimony", "Anesthesia in Remote Locations - Some New and Old Issues."
Mar-05 Eric Jacobsohn, M.D. "Perioperative Fluid Management", "Perioperative Care of Patients with Coronary Artery Disease: What's New in 25?"
Mar-05 Joe Henry Steinbach, Ph.D.
RS Brett Memorial Lecturer
"Potentiation of GABA-A receptors by anesthetic steroids: mechanisms and sites", "What are gating modes and do anesthetics change them?"
Apr-05 Rafael V. Miguel, M.D.
May-05 Joseph V. Pergolizzi, Jr., M.D. "PONV and the Use of Therapeutic Decision Support", "Post Operative Nausea and Vomiting"
May-05 Philip Morgan, M.D.
Research Evening Keynote Speaker
"Anesthetic action: From kids to worms and back"
Jun-05 J. Gerald Quirk, M.D., Ph.D. "Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation in Pregnancy: What is the Role of Perimortum Cesarean Delivery?"
Jul-05 Amitabha Chattopadhyay, Ph.D. "Interaction of Hippocampal Serotonin-1A Receptors with Tertiary Amine Local Anesthetics and Membrane Cholesterol"
Aug-05 Robert S. Lagasse, M.D. "Anesthesia Safety: Model or Myth", "Mechanisms of Anesthesia Safety: How Do We Know What Works?"
Aug-05 Maisie L. Shindo, M.D. "Otolaryngolic and Head and Neck Surgery:Considerations for the Anesthesiologist"
Sep-05 Richard A. Anderson, Ph.D.
Nov-05 Paul White, M.D., Ph.D. "Role of Non-Opioid Analgesics", "Fast-Tracking Anesthetic Techniques"
Jan-06 Paul P. Calle, VMD, Dipl. ACZM "Zoo Animal Medicine", "Anesthesia for Zoological Species"
Jan-06 Lynn Broadman, M.D. "Pediatric Journal Club", "Pro/Con Parental Presence in the OR"
Feb-06 Thomas J.J. Blanck, M.D., Ph.D.
RS Brett Memorial Lecturer
"Malignant Hyperthermia: History and Pathophysiology", "Volatile Anesthetics and Neuronal Calcium Regulation"
Mar-06 Brenda Bucklin, M.D. "Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy: Clinical Concerns and Best Options", "Obstetric Anesthesia: Implications of Current Practices"
Apr-06 Lawrence J. Saidman, M.D. "The Virtues and Limitations of Peer Review-Can We Trust What is Published?", "Development of the Specialty"
May-06 Stephen M. Rupp, M.D. "Maximizing the Benefits and Minimizing the Risks of Regional Anesthesia: Selected Case Studies", "Applying Manufacturing Principles to Anesthesia and Perioperative Services to Improve Quality, Safety and Education"
May-06 Steven L. Shafer, MD
Research Evening Keynote Speaker
"Critical Thinking in Anesthesia", "Models of Drug Behavior"
Jun-06 Cynthia A. Wong, M.D. "The Management of Inadvertent Dural Puncture in the Parturient", "Timing of Neuraxial Analgesia in Labor, Prophylactic Blood Patches and Programmed Epidural Boluses for Labor Analgesia"
Jun-06 Parakulam Sebastian Thomas, M.D. "Neurolytic Blocks", "Image Guided Procedures for Pain Management"
Aug-06 Janet Bickel, MA, AB "You are the CEO of your Own Career", "The Eye of the Beholder: Overcoming Mental Models of Gender, Ethnicity & Work Ethic"
Sep-06 Mark Stafford-Smith, M.D. "Lung Separation Techniques for Normal and Abnormal Airways", "Postoperative Renal Dysfunction: Old and New Concepts of Renoprotection"
Oct-06 Gregory A. Liguori, M.D. "Regional Anesthesia Education and Re-Education", "Mepivacaine as a Spinal Anesthetic"
Nov-06 Peter F. Ehrlich, MD, MSc "Pediatric Trauma"
Jan-07 Edmond I. Eger, M.D. "Uptake and Distribution of Inhaled Anesthetics", "Recent Discoveries for Inhaled Anesthetics that Can Affect Your Practice"
Mar-07 Igor Kissin, M.D., Ph.D. "Opioids for Postoperative Pain: Controversies on Tolerance, Hyperalgesia and Addiction"
Mar-07 Gary R. Strichartz, Ph.D.
RS Brett Memorial Lecturer
"Cancer, Pain and Endothelin-1: The Emergence of a Therapeutic Target", "Models and Mechanisms for Post-Operative Pain"
Apr-07 Francis McGowan, M.D.
Research Evening Keynote Speaker
"Perioperative Considerations in Survivors of Congenital Heart Disease", "Preserving the Infant Ventricle"
May-07 Spencer S. Liu, M.D. "Impact on Postoperative Analgesia on Outcome"
Jun-07 Richard C. Prielipp, M.D., M.B.A., F.C.C.M. "Perioperative Nerve Injury"
Aug-07 Stan Stead, M.D., M.B.A. "Future Trends in Anesthesiology Economics"
Sep-07 Thomas Ebert, M.D., Ph.D. "Perioperative Considerations for the Morbidly Obese Patient"
Oct-07 Johanna Schwarzenberger, M.D. "Anesthesia Considerations for a Pediatric Patient Presenting for Cardiac Cath/Off-Site Anesthesia"
Nov-07 Theodore H. Stanley, M.D. "The Value of TEE in the Perioperative Period"
Dec-07 Peter J. Davis, M.D. "Transitional Tasks of the Newborn", "Recovery from Anesthesia: The Pediatric Myth"
Feb-08 Edmond Eger II, M.D. "A Clinical Comparison of Modern Inhaled Anesthetics"
Mar-08 Marc L. Dickstein, M.D. "Perioperative Right Heart Failure: Translating Physiologic Principles into Treatment Strategies"
May-08 Keith A. Jones, M.D.
Research Evening Keynote Speaker
"Volatile Anesthetics to the Rescue: Molecular Mechanisms of Airway Smooth Muscle Relaxation", "What is Professionalism, Exactly?"
Jul-08 Terry M. Button, Ph.D. "MRI Safety"
Aug-08 Thomas F. Floyd, MD "On the Cold Trail of Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction: A Macro and Molecular Look at this Enigma"
Sep-08 Howard Grenville Wakeling, B.Sc., MB, BS, MRCP, FRCA "Stroke Volume Optimization as a Tool for Improving Surgical Outcome"
Sep-08 Paul F. White, PhD, MD "Ambulatory Anesthesia: Optimal Anesthetic Techniques"
Oct-08 Jerrold Lerman MD, FRCPC, FANZCA "Difficult Airway in Pediatric Patients"
Nov-08 Richard M. Smiley, MD, PhD "The Fault Lies Not in Our Stars But in Ourselves: Pharmacogenetics in Pregnancy and Anesthesia"
Dec-08 Santhanam Suresh, MD "Regional Anesthesia for Pediatric Patients"
Jan-09 Warren S. Sandberg, MD, PhD "Automatic Process Monitoring and Process Control in Anesthetizing Locations"
Feb-09 Alison J. Macarthur, MD, FRCPC, MSc "Update of Obstetric Anesthesia"
Mar-09 Jack S. Shanewise, MD, FASE "Uses of TEE During Non Cardiac Surgery"
Apr-09 Douglas Merrill, MD "Giving anesthesia: Why you aren't better than average and why that's a good thing (The use of 'standard work' in the operating room/anesthesia/ambulatory surgery centers)"
May-09 Joseph Gerald (Jerry) Reves, MD "Academic Medicine and Anesthesiology"
May-09 James E. Caldwell, MB, ChB "Current Neuromuscular Controversies: How Should We Monitor Recovery"
May-09 Ronald D. Miller, MD
Research Evening Keynote Speaker
"Blood Transfusions 2008-09"
Jun-09 Francois Donati, PhD, MD, FRCPC "Drugs For Rapid Sequence Induction"
Aug-09 Harriet Hopf, MD "Managing Anesthesia to Improve Wound Outcomes"
Aug-09 Joseph Tobias, MD "Anesthesia for Neonates and Infants"
Oct-09 Elizabeth Sinz, MD "Simulation in Anesthesia"
Dec-09 Paul S. Richman, MD "Sepsis Management"
Dec-09 Mohamed Naguib, MB, BCh, MSc, FFARCSI, MD "An emerging paradigm in neuropathic pain: Targeting the inflamed glial cells"
Jan-10 Constantine D. Sarantopoulos, PhD, MD "Neuropathic pain: peripheral neural mechanisms and novel therapies"
Feb-10 Vincent W. S. Chan, MD, FRCPC "Does Ultrasound Make Regional Anesthesia Safer?"
Apr-10 Anthony G. Doufas, MD, PhD "Obstructive Sleep Apnea and the Adult Perioperative Patient"
May-10 James C. Eisenach, MD
Academic Research Evening Keynote Speaker
"Chronic Pain After Injury", "Anesthesiologists: Advancing the Practice of Medicine"
May-10 Kenneth Drasner, MD "Local Anesthetic Toxicity"
Jun-10 Alex S. Evers, MD "Post-Operative Cognitive Dysfunction: An Unsubstantiated Phenotype."
Sep-10 Stephen Post, PhD "Compassionate Care Enhancement"
Nov-10 Kenneth Drasner, MD "Local Anesthetic Toxicity: Historical Highlights, the Evolution of Lipid Therapy, and its Broad Implications"
Dec-10 Vesna Jevtovic-Tedorovic, MD PhD "General Anesthesia and the Developing Brain: First Do No Harm"
Jan-11 Marie E. Csete, MD PhD "Regenerative Medicine"
Mar-11 Jerrold H. Levy, MD, FAHA "Anaphylaxis, allergy, and adverse drug reactions"
Mar-11 Doris Quinn, PhD, MSN "Linking Outcomes of Care to the Competencies: A Matrix Solution"
Apr-11 Mark Newman, MD "Strategies for Prevention of Perioperative Neurologic Injury"
May-11 Peter S Sebel MB, PhD, MBA "Memory and Awareness in Anesthesia"
May-11 Mervyn Maze, MB, ChB
Academic Research Evening Keynote Speaker
"Anesthesia: good or bad for the brain?"
Jun-11 Gregory J. Crosby, MD "Anesthesia & Surgery: Does healing the body harm the brain?"
Jun-11 Sherif Afifi, MD, FCCM, FCCP "Patient Safety in the ICU: Identifying Problems, Implementing Solutions"
Jul-11 Sam Parnia MD, PhD, MRCP "Mind, Brain & Consciousness in Cardiac Arrest: Emerging Lessons from the Front Line"
Oct-11 Wolf Stapelfeldt, MD "Bringing Evidence-Based Medicine to the Bedside: The Cleveland Clinic Clinical Decision Support System"
Nov-11 Michael J. Murray, MD, PhD "The Yin and Yang of Electricity in the OR - Too Much or Too Little"
Jan-12 Frances Chung MBBS FRCPC "Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea : A Clinical Challenge"
Feb-12 John C. Rowlingson, MD "Mixing Thinned Blood with Sharp Needles"
Feb-12 Julia C. Finkel, MD "Innovation in Pain Medicine: An Odyssey"
Mar-12 Piyush M. Patel, MD, FRCPC "Molecular Mechanisms of Neonatal Anesthetic Neurotoxicity"
Apr-12 Philip E. Scuderi, MD "The American Board of Anesthesiology Part 2 (Oral) Examination: A View From the Other Side"
May-12 Timothy Brennan, MD, PhD
Academic Research Evening Keynote Speaker
"Acute Pain Management in the Opioid Tolerant Patient."
Jun-12 William Andrew Kofke, MD, MBA, FCCM "Cerebral blood flow in neuroanesthesia and Neurocritical care"
Jun-12 Quinn H. Hogan, MD ""
Nov-12 Ashraf Habib, MB BCh MSc FRCA "Impact of perioperative Lidocaine on postoperative analgesia and recovery from surgery."
Dec-12 Ronald S. Litman, DO, FAAP "Who Really Needs a Non-triggering Technique?"
Jan-13 Amanda A. Fox, MD "Assessing B-type Natriuretic Peptide (BNP) in Adult Surgical Patients: Is it Useful?"
Feb-13 Jeff E. Mandel, MD MS "High Frequency Jet Ventilation for Atrial Fibrillation Ablation"
Mar-13 Michael F. O'Connor, MD "Transfusion Triggers and Targets."
Apr-13 Zhiyi Zuo, MD, PhD "Postoperative cognitive dysfunction and the effects of anesthesia and surgery on Alzheimer's Disease development: What do we know now?"
Apr-13 Emery Brown, MD, PhD
Academic Research Evening Keynote Speaker
"Characterizing Propofol-Induced Loss of and Recovery of Consciousness", "General Anesthesia and Five Altered States Of Arousal"
May-13 Jan Ehrenwerth, MD "Fire Risk in the OR"
May-13 C. David Collard, MD "Anesthetic Considerations for Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair"
Sep-13 Samuel DeMaria, Jr., MD Deliberate Hypotension for ENT Procedures: Safely Achieving the Bloodless Field
Oct-13 Nicholas Sadovnikoff, MD Determination of Death: Why Should Anesthesiologists Care?
Nov-13 Karen J Souter, MB BS MSc FRCA The ACGME Milestones: Emerging Evaluation Strategies for Anesthesiology Residents and Practical Implications
Dec-13 H. Thomas Lee, MD PhD Acute Kidney Injury and Remote Organ Dysfunction
Jan-14 Annie Laurie Shroyer, MD Comparative Effectiveness Analysis: The VA ROOBY Trail Experience
Feb-14 Kumar Girdharidas Belani, MBBS, MS, FACA, FAAP International Medicine and Anesthesiology - Opportunities in India
Mar-14 Maurizio Cereda, MD Most everything we know about mechanical ventilation in injured lungs may be wrong. Insights with Hyperpolarized MRI.
Apr-14 Viji Kurip, MD New trends in anesthesia education - Flipped Classroom
May-14 Robert A. Pearce, MD, PhD
Peter Glass Academic Research Evening Keynote Speaker
Mechanisms of Anesthesia - Evolving Concepts
Jun-14 Martin Eason, M.D., J.D. Healthcare Litigation for the Anesthesiologist
Aug-14 Lawrence Epstein, M.D. The Future in Healthcare
Sep-14 Kenneth R. Goldschneider, MD, FAAP "Pain Management in Hypermobility Syndromes"
Oct-14 Roman Zuercher, MD "Regional Anesthesia for Trauma"
Nov-14 James M. Moore, MD "Electronic Medical Records"
Feb-15 Elliott Bennett-Guerrero, MD "Blood Transfusion: How Much and How Old?"
Feb-15 Franklin Dexter, MD, PhD "Brief Reductions in Turnover Times and Late First Case Starts"
Mar-15 Helene Benvensite, MD, PhD "Visualization of Glymphatic Pathway by MRI and Factors of Importance for Brain Waste Removal"
Apr-15 Talmage Egan, MD "The Role of Short-acting Opioids in Current Anesthesia Practice"
May-15 Henrik Kehlet, MD, PhD
Peter Glass Academic Research Evening Keynote Speaker
"Fast Track Surgery: What it is and why we should do it", "Fast Track Surgery: The Role of the Anesthesiologist"
Jun-15 Kumar G. Belani, MD "International Medicine - Opportunities for Collaboration for Education and Research"
Jul-15 Lawrence Fu-nien Chu, M.D. "Innovations in Anesthesia Education"
Aug-15 Ru-Rong Ji, Ph.D. "New Strategies for Preventing and Treating Chronic Pain"
Oct-15 Monty Mythen, M.D., FRCA "Perioperative Fluid Management for Enhanced Surgical Recovery", "Results and Lessons from the Widespread Adoption of Enhanced Surgical Recovery in the English NHS"
Dec-15 Hilary P. Grocott, MD, FRCPC, FASE "Postoperative Delirium: From Risk Factors to Management Strategies", "Protecting the Brain during High Risk Cardiac Surgery"
Jan-16 Andrea Kurz, MD "Anesthesia and Peri-Operative Outcomes"
Mar-16 Keith A. (Tony) Jones, MD "Anesthesiologists as Acute Care Physicians: A Value-Added Proposition"
May-16 Nora Volkow, MD
Peter Glass Academic Research Evening Keynote Speaker
"Collision of Pain & Opioid Epidemics: Challenges and Solutions"
May-16 Gavril Pasternak, MD, PhD "The Holy Grail of Opioids: It's all in the telling of the tail"
Sep-16 Anthony J. (Tony) Senagore, MD, MS, MBA "Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS)"
Dec-16 Joseph Gerald (Jerry) Reves, MD "History of the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists", "Geriatric Anesthesia"
Feb-17 Jack S. Shanewise, MD, FASE "Monitoring for Myocardial Ischemia", "30 Years of TEE and Anesthesiology"
Mar-17 James Rathmell, MD "Pharmacological Pain Management, the Evolving Role of Opioids, and Improving Education of Health Care Providers", "The Link Between Acute and Chronic Pain"
Apr-17 Ronald S. Litman, DO "My Favorite Malpractice Cases: What I've Learned as an Expert Witness", "The Future of Medication Safety in the OR"
May-17 Jerrold H. Levy, MD "Anaphylactic and Allergic Drug Reactions", "Understanding the Coagulation Cocktails: From Anticoagulants to Procoagulants"
May-17 Mark F. Newman, MD
Peter Glass Academic Research Evening Keynote Speaker
"Managing for Outcome: Strategies for Prevention of Perioperative Neurological Injury"
Aug-17 Michael Grocott BSc MBBS MD FRCA FRCP FFICM "Xtreme Everest: Taking Science from Mountainside to Bedside?", "Fit-4-Surgery: Redesigning the Preoperative Journey".
Sept-17 Paul G Barash, MD ""What are you reading?", "When are you scheduling your 'voluntary' neurocognitive examination? Challenges in evaluating senior physicians"
Nov-17 Charles McLeskey, MD "Alternative Career Opportunities", "Presentation Skills – Keepin’ Them Awake"
Apr-18 Jean-Francois Pittet, MD "Nosocomial Pneumonia and Amyloid Disease","Blood Transfusions, Coagulation Abnormalities and Severe Trauma"
May-18 Michael Roizen, MD
Peter Glass Academic Research Evening Keynote Speaker
"Supplements That Help You Keep Your RealAge Younger: The 8+2+1 Supplements That Have Enough Data To Say That All Over Calendar Age 50 Should Consider ‘em, and Why I Take ‘em.","Longevity—The Next Disruptor (The Chip is the current one). How To Keep Your Brain and Hips Young"
Aug-18 Anupam B. Jena, MD, PhD "Thinking Differently","Natural Experiments in Health Care"
Sep-18 Richard E. Moon, BSc, MD, CM, MSc, FRCPC, FACP, FCCP "Opioids and Breathing: Danger and Death","Diving, Swimming and Drowning from the Inside"
Jan-19 John A. Kellum, MD, FACP, MCCM "What do we really know about fluid resuscitation?","Perioperative Acute Kidney Injury: Even worse than we thought"
Jan-19 Mark A. Warner, MD "Positioning Problems You Hope to Never Encounter","APSF’s Top Perioperative Patient Safety Priorities"
Mar-19 Cynthia Wong, MD "Tricky OB anesthesia cases: what to do?", "Adverse maternal/neonatal outcomes of neuraxial labor analgesia: which ones do we own?"
May-19 Evan Kharasch, MD, PhD
Peter Glass Academic Research Evening Keynote Speaker
"Perioperative Opioids, Public Health and Anesthesiology","Perioperative methadone: Reducing pain and opioid use"
Sept-19 Vivek K. Moitra, MD "Crisis Resource Management", "Perioperative ACLS"
Nov-19 David L. Brown, MD "Growing a Professional Career in Anesthesiology: What Matters?", "Multiorgan Failure in the ICU: A Patient and Family Experience"
Mar-20 Martin Angst, MD "Vascular Malformations and Aneurysms of the Brain - Anesthetic Considerations and Management", "Advancing the Cause of ERAS - Unraveling the Biology of Perioperative Recovery"
Aug-20 Amanda J. Rhee, MD, MS "Alternate Care Locations: Experience Setting up Off-Site Locations During the COVID-19 Pandemic in New York City", "Preventing Infections Recent Evidence and Recommendations Affecting Anesthesia Practice"
Nov-20 Lawrence C. Tsen, MD "Epidural Equinox: Tips to Optimize Your Epidural Technique", "Optimizing Oxytocin and Alternative Uterotonic Use for Cesarean Delivery"
Feb-21 Scott Segal, MD, MHCM "OR Attire and other infection control rules: What is the evidence?", "Prediction of Difficult Intubation: From Mallampati to Machine Learning"