Principles of Pediatric Anesthesia and Critical Care

1st Virtual Conference
Live Streaming • April 30 - May 2, 2021

May 2, 2021

 All times listed are in Eastern Time Zone (ET)
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Moderator: Kirsten Odegard, MD
8:00 - 8:25 AM Anesthesia & Analgesia
James DiNardo, MD
8:25 - 8:50 AM Anesthesiology 
David Faraoni, MD, PhD
8:50 - 9:15 AM Pediatric Anesthesia
Joseph Cravero, MD
9:15 - 9:30 AM Question and Answer Panel Discussion
9:30 - 9:45 AM Morning Break with Exhibitors
Pediatric Pain: Challenges and Solutions
Moderator: Susan Sager, MD
9:45 - 10:10 AM Youth Vaping: The Ongoing Epidemic
Christine Greco, MD
10:10 - 10:35 AM Opioid Free Anesthesia: Myth or Reality?
Bobbie Riley, MD
10:35 - 11:00 AM Surgically-Induced Neuropathic Pain
T. Anthony Anderson, MD, PhD
11:00 - 11:25 AM Evolution of Pediatric Regional Anesthesia – Lessons Learned
Adrian Bosenberg, MB ChB, FFA(SA)
11:25 - 11:45 AM Question and Answer Panel Discussion
11:45AM- 12:00 PM Closing Remarks
Optional Lunch Workshop Offerings
(Pre-registration and Fee Required)

12:00 - 2:00 PM Pediatric Patient Blood Management      
Workshop Director: Susan M. Goobie, MD, FRCPC.
Faculty: Laura Downey, MD, David Faraoni, MD, PhD, FAHA, Susan Goobie, MD, FRCPC, David Levin, MD, MSc, BESc (Mech), FRCPC
This workshop is designed to cover current evidence based guidelines for pediatric patient blood management including best practice guideline for multimodal strategies to manage the bleeding child. Anemia management, massive hemorrhage guidelines and point-of-care testing will be covered. Practical case scenarios will be discussed.
12:00 - 2:00 PM Acupuncture Workshop
Yuan-Chi Lin, MD, MPH and Cynthia Tung, MD, MPH
The National Institutes of Health suggests that the use of acupuncture results in satisfactory treatment for nausea/vomiting, post-surgery pain, addiction, stroke rehabilitation, headache, menstrual cramps, tennis elbow, fibromyalgia, myofascial pain, osteoarthritis, low back pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, and asthma. Acupuncture can be integrated in pediatric perioperative care and pain practice.

  1. Describe the history and theory of acupuncture.
  2. Recognize scientific evidence of acupuncture practice.
  3. Describe acupuncture meridian and micro-system paradigms.
  4. Incorporate acupuncture in pediatric peri-operative anesthesia care and pain medicine.