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   Thursday, May 10
   Friday, May 11

   Saturday, May 12
   Sunday, May 13
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SATURDAY, MAY 12, 2018
7:00-8:00 AM Continental Breakfast
6:45-7:45 AM Optional Breakfast Breakout Panels (Pre-Registration and Fee Required)
Malignant Hyperthermia (MH), Myopathies and Mitochondrial Disorders: Anesthesia Implications: Julianne Bacsik, MD, Leona Sayson, CRNA
Preoperative Evaluation of the Pediatric Cardiac Patient: Kirsten Odegard, MD, Viviane Nasr, MD
Updates in Pediatric Fluid Management: Patcharee Sriswasdi, MD, Amanda Powers, CRNA
Recent Respiratory Infection: Challenges for the Anesthesia Provider: Bistra Vlassakova, MD, Janet Valicenti, CRNA
Cardiac Challenges
(Moderator:  Barry D. Kussman MD, MBBCh, FFA(SA))
8:00-8:25 AM The Single Ventricle Heart: Impact of Palliative Stage on Anesthetic Management
Morgan Brown, MD
8:25-8:50 AM Why Pulmonary Hypertension is Associated with Increased Anesthetic Risk
Juan Ibla, MD
8:50-9:15 AM Pediatric Cardiac Arrhythmias
Mark Alexander, MD
9:15-9:40 AM Anesthesia for the Child on Mechanical Circulatory Support
Nelson Burbano-Vera, MD
9:40-9:55 AM Question & Answer Panel Discussion
9:55-10:25 AM Morning Break with Exhibitors
Not Your Regular Neonate
(Moderator: Bistra Vlassakova, MD)
10:25-10:45 AM The Neonate with Uncorrected Cardiac Defect for Emergent Abdominal Surgery
Annette Schure, MD
10:45-11:15 AM Abdominal Neonatal Emergencies
Kristen Flight, MD
11:15-11:45 AM Blood Management for the High Risk Neonate
Walid Alrayashi, MD
11:45-12:00 PM Question & Answer Panel Discussion
12:00-1:15 PM Lunch on Your Own or Optional Lunch Session

Mindfulness and Wellness
Dusica Bajic, MD, PhD, Alyson McLean, CRNA
PBLD Round Table Discussion: Non-Cardiac Procedures for Cardiac Patients
Annette Schure, MD  
PBLD Round Table Discussion: Challenging Pediatric Patients
Carlos Munoz, MD, Leona Sayson, CRNA
What’s New in Critical Care?
(Moderator: Kate Madden, MD)
1:15-1:40 PM Care of the Chronically Ill Patient Outside the Hospital
David Casavant, MD
1:40-2:05 PM Nosocomial Pneumonias: An Update
Jennifer Blumenthal, MD
2:05-2:30 PM Neonatal invasive and Non-Invasive Ventilation
Sally Vitali MD
2:30-2:55 PM Review of Traumatic Brain Injury
Chinyere Egbuta, 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:
Airway Management for the Child with Pierre Robin Charles Nargozian, MD
Updates from the Difficult Airway Registry
Pete Kovatsis
Pediatric Difficult Airway Cases
Jennifer Dearden, MD
  Difficult Airway Hands-On Workshop
Raymond Park, MD, Stephen Kelleher, MD and Anne Marie Rich, CRNA
Pediatric Airway Hands-On Workshop Faculty:
Mark Blazey, CRNA, Kristine Church, CRNA, Prabhakar Devavaram, MBBS, Elizabeth Eastburn, DO, Scott Else, MD, Veronique Falciola, MD, Jaida Fitzgerald, MD, Sarah Hewitt, CRNA, Cathie Jones, MD, Stephen Kelleher, MD, Carlos Munoz, MD, James Peyton, MBChB, MRCP, FRCA, Anne Marie Rich, CRNA, Skye Rykerson, CRNA, Patcharee Sriswasdi, CRNA, Mary Lyn Stein, MD, Abdullah Taiyeb, MBBS, D.ABA, Jue Wang, MD

*Program changes/substitutions may be made without notice.