2018 Conference Schedule2018-09-24T21:04:49+00:00


Perioperative Quality and Enhanced Recovery Conference October 12
, 2018 Schedule

6.50 ANCC, ACCME and AANA credits applied for.

As of 4/20/2018, subject to change

Invited Speakers:

  • Tong J. Gan, MD, MBA MHS, FRCA
  • Elliott Bennett-Guerrero, MD
  • Maxime Cannesson, MD, PhD
  • Vincent Chan, MD
  • Lee Fleisher, MD
  • Alex Hannenberg, MD
  • Traci Hedrick, MD
  • Henrick Kehlet, MD, PhD
  • Timothy Miller, MB, ChB, FRCA
  • Glenn Murphy, MD
  • Frank G. Opelka, MD, FACS
  • Michael Scott, MB, ChB
  • Daniel I. Sessler, MD
  • Michel Struys, MD, PhD
  • Julie Thacker, MD
  • Thomas Vetter, MD, MPH
  • Christopher Wu, MD
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Friday, October 12th, 2018

7:00am Registration 
7:00 – 8:00am       Breakfast 
8:00 – 8:15am     Welcome and Overview of Program
Tong J. Gan, MD, MBA, MHS, FRCA; Julie Thacker, MD; Alex Hannenberg, MD

Session 1:

8:15 – 8:40am Pioneer’s Lecture: Past, Present and Future of Enhanced Recovery
Henrik Kehlet, MD, PhD
8:40 – 8:50am Perioperative Quality Initiatives Process
Tong J. Gan, MD, MBA, MHS, FRCA
8:50 – 9:10am   Prehabilitation and Preoperative Nutrition
Timothy Miller, MB, ChB, FRCA
9:10 – 9:30am  Preop Anemia Clinic
Michael Scott, MB, ChB
9:30 – 9:50am Perioperative Fluid Management and GDFT
Maxime Cannesson, MD, PhD
9:50 – 10:10am Panel Discussion
10:10 – 10:40am  Break with Sponsors and Exhibitors

Session 2:

10:40 – 11:00am The Role of Neuromuscular Function in ERP
Glenn Murphy, MD
11:00 – 11:20am   Opioid Free Anesthesia, Recipe for Success
Christopher Wu, MD
11:20 – 11:40am Hemodynamic Management: The Peril of Hypotension
Daniel I. Sessler, MD
11:40 – 12:00pm  Panel Discussion
12:00 – 1:00pm Lunch with Sponsors and Exhibitors

Session 3:

1:00 – 1:20pm The Role of Neuromonitoring
Michel Struys, MD, PhD
1:20 – 1:40pm  Regional Anesthesia in ERP
Vincent Chan, MD
1:40 – 2:00pm   Patient-reported Outcomes
Elliott Bennett-Guerrero, MD
2:00 – 2:20pm Enhanced Recovery in a Value Based Payment World
Alex Hannenberg, MD
2:20 – 2:40pm Panel Discussion
2:40 – 3:10pm      Break with Sponsors and Exhibitors

Session 4:

3:10 – 3:30pm       Enhanced Recovery Program: Tips for Implementation Success
Julie Thacker, MD
3:30 – 3:50pm     Postoperative Rehabilitation
Traci Hedrick, MD, FASC
3:50 – 4:10pm    How to do Enhanced Recovery Research and Get it Published?
Thomas Vetter, MD, MPH
4:10 – 4:50pm Debate: Postoperative Care is Best Delivered by the Surgeon
Pro: Frank G. Opelka, MD, FACS; Con: Lee Fleisher, MD
4:50 – 5:10pm   Panel Discussion
5:10– 5:15pm  Closing Remarks
5:15– 6:15pm  Wine Reception