Visiting Professor Program 2014-2015

Mark David Neuman, M.D., M.Sc.
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
University of Pennsylvania

Topic(s):

  • Moving From Evidence to Action in Perioperative Health Services, July 23rd, 2014 - 7:00 AM

Michael Avidan, M.D., MBBCh
Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Anesthesiology

Topic(s):

  • Current Controversies in Depth of Anesthesia Monitoring, 4:30pm - 5:00pm in RRUMC B124, September 9th, 2014 - 3:30 PM
  • My Travails in the Lands of Negative Trials, September 10th, 2014 - 7:00 AM

Richard P. Dutton, M.D., MBA
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Anesthesia Quality Institute, Executive Director
Chief Quality Officer
American Society of Anesthesiologists

Topic(s):

  • Hemodynamic Resuscitation for Uncontrolled Hemorrhage (1 hour, 4:00-5:00pm) in RRUMC B124, September 30th, 2014 - 3:30 PM
  • Quality in American Anesthesiology, October 1st, 2014 - 7:00 AM

Jeffrey R. Kirsch, M.D.
Oregon Health and Science University
Topic(s):

  • Oral Boards Stem, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm in RRUMC B130, October 7th, 2014 - 3:30 PM
  • Protective and Detrimental Effects of Anesthetics on the Brain, October 8th, 2014 - 7:00 AM

Lee Fleischer, M.D.
Chair, Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care
Robert Dunning Dripps Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Professor of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania Health Care System

Topic(s):

  • Improving Care: How Best to Apply the Evidence (45 minutes), January 20th, 2015 - 3:30 PM
  • Improving Care: How Best to Apply the Evidence, January 21st, 2015 - 7:00 AM

Brenda G. Fahy, M.D., MCCM
Professor of Anesthesiology
Chief, Division of Critical Care Medicine
Medical Director, Shands Hospital Critical Care-Anesthesiology Services
University of Florida College of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology

Topic(s):

  • Advanced Directives and DNR in the OR - 4:30 pm in RRUMC B130, February 3rd, 2015 - 3:30 PM
  • Current Controversies in Critical Care, February 4th, 2015 - 7:00 AM

Kevin K. Tremper, M.D., Ph.D.
Robert B. Sweet Professor and Chair
Department of Anesthesiology
University of Michigan Health System
1500 E Medical Center Dr.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Topic(s):

  • Oral Board Exam 101 (1 hour) - 4:00 pm in RRUMC B124, March 17th, 2015 - 3:30 PM
  • Anesthesiology: From Patient Safety to Population Outcomes, March 18th, 2015 - 7:00 AM

James R. Hebl, M.D.
Professor of Anesthesiology
Mayo Clinic

Topic(s):

  • Low-Dose Ketamine and Postoperative Analgesia: Is it the Answer? - 4:30 pm in RRUMC B124, April 14th, 2015 - 3:30 PM
  • Clinical Pathways for Total Joint Arthroplasty: Essential Components for Success, April 15th, 2015 - 7:00 AM

Jane C.K. Fitch, M.D.
Immediate Past President, American Society of Anesthesiologists
Immediate Past President, Society of Academic Anesthesiology Associations Association of Academic Anesthesiology Chairs
John L. Plewes Professor & Chair
Department of Anesthesiology
University of Oklahoma
Topic(s):

  • TBA, May 19th, 2015 - 3:30 PM
  • Patient Safety - Past, Present and Future, May 20th, 2015 - 7:00 AM

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