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   Friday, May 5
   Saturday, May 6
   Sunday, May 7
   Ether Dome Tour
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   Harvard Medical School

7:00-8:00 AM Continental Breakfast
6:45-7:45 AM Optional Breakfast Breakout Panels (Pre-Registration and Fee Required)
Term and Preterm Newborns: Anesthetic Considerations: Thomas Mancuso, MD, FAAP and Lauren Kelly Ugarte, MD
Challenges in the Catheterization Laboratory: Viviane G. Nasr, MD and Kirsten Odegard, MD
Airway Surgeries: Lynne Ferrari, MD and James Peyton, MBChB, MRCP, FRCA
Updates in Pediatric Fluid Management: Patcharee Sriswasdi, MD, Robert Holzman, MD and Stephen Kelleher, MD
Cardiac Challenges: Ask the Experts
(Moderator: Barry Kussman, MBBCh, FFA(SA), D.ABA)
8:00-8:25 AM Long QT Syndrome
Morgan Brown, MD
8:25-8:50 AM Pacemakers and Automated Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (AICDs)
David Whiting, MD
8:50-9:15 AM Fontan Circulation
Thomas Burch, MD
9:15-9:40 AM Help! What to do with these 3 Cardiac Patients going for Noncardiac Surgery
Annette Schure, MD
9:40-9:55 AM Question & Answer Panel Discussion
9:55-10:25 AM Morning Break with Exhibitors
Practical Approaches: Everyday Controversies
(Moderator: Cynthia Tung, MD)
10:25-10:45 AM Low Flow Anesthesia
Patcharee Sriswasdi, MD
10:45-11:15 AM Pro/Con Debate: No Love for Nitrous Oxide?
Janet Valicenti, CRNA and Prabhaker Devavaram, MBBS
11:15-11:45 AM Pro/Con Debate: Foreign Body in the Airway-Is Spontaneous Breathing Better Than Controlled Ventilation?
Robert Holzman, MD and Lynne Ferrari, MD  
11:45-12:00 PM Question & Answer Panel Discussion
12:00-1:15 PM Lunch on Your Own or Optional Lunch Breakout Panel

PBLD Round Table Discussion: Non-cardiac Procedures for Cardiac Patients
Annette Schure, MD
PBLD Round Table Discussion: Challenging Pediatric Patients
Thomas Mancuso, MD, FAAP, Lauren Kelly Ugarte, MD and Christine Matthews, CRNA
Mini Workshop: Ultrasound Guided Vascular Access
Karen Boretsky, MD, David Kantor, MD, Daniel Vo, MD, Andrea Gomez-Morad, MD, Nelson Burbano-Vera, MD
Critical Care Update: Changes in Clinical Care Practice
(Moderator: Nilesh M. Mehta, MD)
1:15-1:40 PM Changing Criteria for ECMO in the ICU
Jordan Rettig, MD
1:40-2:05 PM Sedation Techniques for the ICU
James Dinardo, MD
2:05-2:30 PM Ventilator-induced Lung Injury and Postoperative Respiratory Complications
Brian K. Walsh, PhD, RRT-NPS, FAARC
2:30-2:55 PM Updates on Renal Failure in the Pediatric Patient
Doug Atkinson, MD
2:55-3:10 PM Question & Answer Panel Discussion
3:10-3:25 PM Afternoon Break
Pediatric Airway Lectures and Hands-on-Workshop
(Moderator: Raymond Park, MD)
3:25-7:00 PM Attendees will be split into two groups and will rotate between the Hands-On Workshop and lectures.  This workshop is included in the cost of general tuition.
  Airway Lectures:
Charles Nargozian, MD (Approaching the Difficult Airway)
James Peyton, MD (Controversies in Pediatric Airway Management)
Pete Kovatsis, MD (Airway Predicaments: Lessons Learned from the Pediatric Difficult Intubation (PeDI) Registry)
  Difficult Airway Hands-On Workshop
Airway Workshop Co-Directors: Raymond Park, MD, Walid Alrayashi, MD  and Anne Marie Rich, CRNA
Jennifer Dearden, MD, Prabhaker Devavaram, MBBS, Elizabeth Eastburn, DO, Jaida Fitzgerald, MD, Carlos Munoz, MD, Cathie Jones, MD, Koichi Yuki, MD, Thomas Mancuso, MD, FAAP, Jue Wang, MD, Cynthia Tung, MD, Anne Marie Rich, CRNA, Kristen Flight, MD

*Program changes/substitutions may be made without notice.