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Past Events

City-Wide Rounds

September 4, 2013
Dr. P Jones
Title: Reproducible Research and Open Data

November 6, 2013
: Dr. Catherine Smyth, Pain Medicine Residency Program Director, University of Ottawa, Staff Anesthesiologist, The Ottawa Hospital 
Title: The Use of Neuraxial Analgesia in Complex Cancer Pain Management

November 27, 2013
Speaker: Dr. D Bainbridge
Title: Death in the OR: A Brief Review of Perioperative Mortality

February 5, 2014
Speaker: Dr. M Sharpe
Title: Donation after Cardiac Death (DCD): Impact on Donor and Transplant Activity

March 19, 2014
Speaker: Dr. David Mazer, Vice Chair, Research, Department of Anesthesia, University of Toronto; Anesthesiologist, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto
Title: Transfusion Triggers in Cardiac Surgery

March 26, 2014
Speakers: Mr. Andrew Nemirovsky, Physician Information Specialist - HUGO. Dr. Bobbi-Jo Morrell, Dr. Kevin Armstrong, & Dr. Ian Herrick
Title: HUGO Order Set Update for Anesthesia

May 7, 2014
Speakers: Dr. BJ Morrell, Dr. K Armstrong, Dr. I Herrick
Title: HUGO Revisited 

June 24 & 25, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Manoj Karmakar, Professor, Director of Paediatric Anesthesia, The Chinese University of Hong Kong; Secretary General of the Asian Oceanic Society of Regional Anaesthesia
Title 1: Ultrasound Guided Regional Anaesthesia Beyond the Horizon
Title 2: Ultrasound Imaging of the Airway
Title 3: Spinal Sonography and Ultrasound Guided Central Neuraxial Blocks

Perioperative Rounds

September 18, 2013
Speaker: Dr. G. Derose, Dr. C. Harle, Mr. Edward McGowan, Ms. AnneMarie McIlmoyl, Ms. Tracy Rau
Talk: Surgical Safety Checklist: How Can We Make It Safer?

January 15, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Alejandro Lazo-Langner, Departments of Medicine, Oncology, and Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Title: Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in the Perioperative Setting

May 21, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Q Tawfic & Dr. Elizabeth Saettler, London Regional Cancer Centre, Surgical Oncology
Title: Progression From Acute To Chronic Pain: Can We Stop It?

September 17, 2014
Ruth Bullas, Chief Privacy & Risk Officer, St. Joseph's Health Care London
Pat Colosimo, Coordinator, Perioperative Services, St. Joseph's Health Care London
Larry Lalone, Addiction Education Consultant, Organizational Development & Learning Services, St. Joseph’s Health Care London
Brenda Maxwell, ISS/PACU Coordinator, St. Joseph’s Health Care London
Dr. Bill Sischek, Citywide Clinical Coordinator and Site Chief, St. Joseph’s Health Care London, Anesthesia & Perioperative Medicine
Title: To Disclose of Not to Disclose – Why the Question?

Aitken Lecture

December 9 & 10, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Jeanne Teitelbaum, Associate Professor of Neurology, McGill University; Neurologist and Neuro-Intensivist, Montreal Neurological Institute and MUHC;
Program Director for Neurocritical Care, Montreal Neurological Institute; Director of Stroke Service, Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital & Royal Victoria Hospital
Title 1: Subarachnoid hemorrhage: contemporary management. Emphasis on newer more controversial aspects of diagnosis, monitoring, and treatment
Title 2: Status epilepticus: contemporary management. Emphasis on treatment with 3rd and 4th line drugs and a new algorithm

World Anesthesia Day

October 22, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Meena Nathan Cherian (WHO guest speaker)
Talk: Global Challenges in Surgery and Anesthesia

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