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FRIDAY, MAY 5, 2017
6:30-8:00 AM Registration and Breakfast
6:45-7:45 AM Optional Breakfast Breakout Panels (Pre-Registration and Fee Required)

Neurotoxicity:Mary Ellen McCann, MD, MPH and Sulpicio Soriano, MD
How to Deal With a Recent URI: Andrea Gomez-Morad, MD, Patricia Bachiller, MD and Leona Sayson, CRNA
Term and Preterm Newborns: Anesthetic Considerations: Janet Valicenti, CRNA and Bistra Vlassakova, MD
The Presence of CRNAs in Teaching Institutions (Statistical Outcomes): Nelson Aquino, CRNA and Joseph Cravero, MD
Optional Breakfast Workshop, Mitigate Stress: Practical Meditation Strategy for the Anesthesia Provider (Limited to 30 participants; no fee; breakfast provided after the session): Balachundhar Subramaniam, MD, MPH and Sugantha Sundar, MD
8:00-8:15 AM Welcome
Paul R. Hickey, MD
Care for the Chronically Sick Child
(Moderator: Babu Koka, MD)
8:15-8:55 AM Prognosis: The Future and Trust
Richard Goldstein, MD
8:55-9:15 AM Parent’s Perspective: Dealing with the health issues of your own child
Jennifer Dearden, MD
9:15-9:40 AM Physician’s Perspective:  Supporting patients and families with repeat anesthetic sedations
Charles Cote, MD                 
9:40-9:55 AM Question & Answer Panel Discussion
9:55-10:20 AM Morning Break with Exhibitors  
Neonatal Cases
(Moderator: Janet Valicenti, CRNA)
10:20-10:50 AM Management of Long Gap Esophageal Atresia
Carlos Munoz, MD
10:50-11:10 AM Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH): Anesthesiologist’s Perspective
Jue Wang, MD
11:10-11:30 AM Anesthetic Implication for Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC)
Elizabeth Eastburn, DO
11:30-11:45 AM Question & Answer Panel Discussion
11:45-12:45 PM Lunch Lecture with Keynote Speaker, C. Dean Kurth, MD
5 Steps to Improving Patient Safety
Included in general tuition and lunch provided.
12:45-1:00 PM Question & Answer Panel Discussion
Perioperative Considerations
(Moderator: Sharon Redd, MD)
1:00-1:20 PM Anaphylactic and Anaphylactoid Reactions: Eggs and other allergies
John Welch, CRNA 
1:20- 1:40 PM The Ambulatory Patient
Linda Bulich, MD
1:40- 2:00 PM Perioperative Anemia, Coagulopathies and Blood Loss Management
Susan Goobie, MD
2:00- 2:15 PM Question and Answer Panel Discussion
2:15-2:45 PM Afternoon Break
Disaster Training:  Responding to a Crisis
(Moderator: Bistra Vlassakova, MD)
2:45- 3:25 PM Patient Perspective: Boston Strong
Jeff Bauman, Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor and National Hero
3:25- 4:05 PM Physician Perspective:  Boston Marathon Finish Line 2013
Lyle Micheli, MD
4:05- 4:25 PM Trauma Surgeon Perspective
David Mooney, MD 
4:25-4:45 PM Lockdown Training and Current Events: Planning for a Disaster
Craig McClain, MD 
4:45- 5:00 PM Question & Answer Panel Discussion
5:00-6:30 PM Complimentary Cocktail Reception with Posters
Featuring Book Signing with Jeff Bauman
Opportunity to network with colleagues and faculty. Prize will be awarded for best poster abstract.
6:30-8:30 PM Optional Workshop (Fee Required)
Point-of-Care Ultrasound Workshop
David Kantor, MD, Daniel Vo, MD, Andrea Gomez-Morad, Walid Alrayashi, MD and Nelson Burbano-Vera, MD, Karen Boretsky, MD


Learning Objectives
  1. Describe the basic concept of the ultrasound technique, basic physics, use of appropriate transducers.
  2. Determine how to use ultrasound to evaluate a patients volume status by evaluating the heart using basic transthoracic views.
  3. Incorporate skills to evaluate airways and use of ultrasound for patients with difficult airways.


*Program changes/substitutions may be made without notice.