Day 1, Saturday - 30th March 2019

 
8:00-9:00
Registration

Morning Session

09:30-09:50
Evidence based training in regional anaesthesia
Prof. George Shorten
09:50-10:10
Update on rebound pain after RA.
Prof. Alain Borgeat
10:10-10:30
Regional anaesthesia for cardiac surgery
Dr. Maurice Hogan
10:30-10:50
Local anesthetics and cancer recurrence
Prof. Alain Borgeat
10:50-11:10
Perioperative bleeding in the setting of emergency reversal of oral anticoagulants.
Prof. Vladimir Cerny
11:10-11:30
Discussion
12:00-14:00
Opening Ceremony and Lunch

BREAK

Afternoon Session 2

 
14:00-1420
The child with a cold/cough
Dr. Mark Thomas
14:20-14:40
Improving labour analgesia quality and reducing breakthrough pain.
Dr. Fernando Roshan
14:40-15:00
Pre-op fasting times, time for change?
Dr. Mark Thomas
15:00-15:20
Is programmed intermittent epidural bolus (PIEB) labour analgesia the gold standard?
Dr. Fernando Roshan
15:20-15:40
Discussion

15:40-16:30

COFFEE BREAK

Afternoon Session 3

 
16:30-16:50
Should we cancel all elective procedures with FBS > 10 mM?
Dr. Maurice Hogan
16:50-17:10
How high a BP before cancelling an elective procedure?
Resident
17:10-17:30
The view from the other side.
Dr. Saad Aldousary
17:30-1750
The modern management of major obstetric haemorrhage.
Dr. Fernando Roshan
17:50-18:10
Peri op anaphylaxis (NAP6).
Dr. Mark Thomas
18:10-18:30
Discussion

End of DAY ONE

 

Day 2, Sunday - 31th March 2019

 

Afternoon Session 4

 
16:00-16:20
Assessment of functional capacity before major non-cardiac surgery.
Dr. Amar Keiralla
16:20-16:40
Management of the LVAD patient undergoing non-cardiac surgery.
Dr. Maurice Hogan
16:40-17:00
The "non-cardiac" patient, our experience.
Dr. Husain AlMjady
16:40-17:00
Reflective practice for anaesthesiologists
Prof. George Shorten
17:20-17:40
Discussion

17:40-18:30

COFFEE BREAK

AFTERNOON SESSION 5

 
18:30-18:50
Intra op management of Patients with OSA.
Prof. Marcelo Gama de Abreu
18:50-19:10
Anaesthesia for bariatric surgery.
Dr. Amar Keiralla
19:10-19:30
Continuation of peri-op Beta-blockers.
Dr. Lucia Borovickova
19:30-19:50
When to consult cardio/resp. pre op?
Prof. Marcelo Gama de Abreu
19:50-20:10
Discussion

End of Day Two

 

Day 3, Monday - 1st April 2019

 

Afternoon Session 6

 
16:00-16:20
Angiogenesis: morphine and lidocaine.
Prof. Alain Borgeat
16:20-16:40
Peri op TOE
Dr. Amar Keiralla
16:40-17:00
Intra op sedation depth and delirium in older adults.
Dr. Lucia Borovickova
17:00-17:20
Ketamine for acute pain
Resident
17:20-17:50
Discussion

17:50-18:30

BREAK

AFTERNOON SESSION 7

 
18:30-18:50
Fluid management in high-risk patients during and after anesthesia.
Prof. Vladimir Cerny
18:50-19:10
Continuation of peri op Beta blockers
Dr. Lucia Borovickova
19:10-19:30
Perioperative use of vasopressors and inotropes: shall we think differently in high-risk and non high-risk patients?
Prof. Vladimir Cerny
19:30-19:50
Discussion

End of Conference