February 3-9, 2018 in Steamboat Springs, Colorado

Conference Program

Please note: 15 minutes of Question/Answer time will follow each lecture. Breakfast or refreshments will be available 30 minutes before each session.

Saturday February 3rd

  • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm : Registration

Sunday February 4th

  • 8:00 am - 9:00 am : Registration
  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm : Registration and Lift Ticket Sales
  • 2:30 pm - 3:45 pm : Dr J Ramsay - Perioperative Cardiac Evaluation for Noncardiac Surgery
  • 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm : Dr S Lee - The Difficult Airway

Monday February 5th

  • 6:30 am : Breakfast
  • 7:00 am - 8:15am : Dr S Lee - The Role of PACU in Patient Outcome
  • 8:30 am - 9:45 am : Dr J Ramsay - Perioperative Management of the Cardiac Patient for Noncardiac Surgery
  • 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm : Dr J Ramsay - Pacemakers, ICDs and VADs, Oh No!
  • 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm : Dr S Lee - Lessons from Litigation

Tuesday February 6th

  • 7:00 am - 8:15 am : Dr S Lee - Unique Challenges in Ambulatory Surgery
  • 8:30 am - 9:45 am : Dr J Ramsay - Management of the Patient with Aortic Stenosis for Noncardiac Surgery
  • 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm : Dr P Mongan - Delirium, Alzheimer’s and POCD: Surgery, Anesthesia, Stress?
  • 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm : Dr J Johansen - Trauma Update 2018
  • 7:30 pm : Reception

Wednesday February 7th

  • 7:00 am - 8:15 am : Dr J Johansen - Pharmacological Synergism: Anesthetic cocktails and TIVA
  • 8:30 am - 9:45 am : Dr P Mongan - Blood Pressure Management and Outcomes after Surgery
  • 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm : Dr P Mongan - Shoulder Surgery in the Sitting Position: Does Anesthesia and Blood Pressure matter?
  • 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm : Dr K Maziar - Current Topics in Pediatric Anesthesia

Thursday February 8th

  • 7:00 am - 8:15 am : Dr K Maziar - Neurotoxicity: Disclosure for Patients, Parents and Surgeons
  • 8:30 am - 9:45 am : Dr P Mongan - Spine Surgery Update 2018
  • 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm : Dr K Maziar - Multimodal analgesia and ERAS
  • 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm : Dr J Johansen - Technological and Procedural Advances in Surgery: Anesthetic Implications

Friday February 9th

  • 7:00 am - 8:15 am : Dr J Johansen - Future Roles for Anesthesia? Opioid Withdrawal, Depression and PTSD
  • 8:30 am - 9:45 am : Dr K Maziar - Sugammadex: a Real Life Saver
  • 9:45 am : Adjourn