Visiting Professor Program 2008-2009

Derek Sakata, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
University of Utah School of Medicine

Topic(s):

  • Active Anesthetic Elimination-How & Why?, August 20th, 2008 - 7:00 AM

David Murray, M.D.
Carol B. and Jerome T. Loeb Professor
Director, Howard and Joyce Wood Simulation Center
Washington University School of Medicine
Division of Pediatric Anesthesia
St Louis Children's Hospital 5S 31

Topic(s):

  • Measuring Training Efficacy: Reliability and Validity Consideration, November 18th, 2008 - 4:00 PM
  • Simulation-Bases Performance Assessment, November 19th, 2008 - 7:00 AM

Timothy Brennan, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
University of Iowa
Vice Chair, Research
Dr. Samie D. Gergis Professor

Topic(s):

  • What Can We Prevent in Postoperative Pain-Where is the Plasticity?, January 27th, 2009 - 4:00 PM
  • How Does Surgery Cause Pain?, January 28th, 2009 - 7:00 AM

Zeev Kain, M.D., MBA, MA (Hon)
Professor, Anesthesiology & Pediatrics & Psychiatriy Chair
Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Care Associate
Dean of Clinical Research
School of Medicine University of California, Irvine

Topic(s):

  • Judge-Scientific Evening B-130 RRUMC, February 24th, 2009 - 4:00 PM
  • Myths in Pediatric Anesthesia, February 25th, 2009 - 7:00 AM

Tong J. Gan, M.D.
Professor of Anesthesiology
Vice-Chair, Clinical Research
Department of Anesthesiology
Duke University Medical Center

Topic(s):

  • Perioperative Fluid Managment. Is There a Right Way?, April 28th, 2009 - 4:00 PM
  • Consensus Panel Recommendations for the Management of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting, April 29th, 2009 - 7:00 AM

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