Loading…
Attending this event?
The Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, University of Alberta, is pleased to announce the Lake Louise Anesthesia Conference. This will be held at the iconic Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise March 5 - 8, 2020.

This event has been approved for up to 21.5 hours of MOC Section 1 credits and up to 4 MOC Section 3 credits through the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons. Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Visit the AMA website for more information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit. Live educational activities recognized by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada as Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) are deemed by the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) eligible for ECMEC® Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners, healthcare practitioners participating in the QCHP CME/CPD program may record MOC Section 1 or MOC Section 3 credits as QCHP Category 1 or Category 3 credits.

This is a great opportunity to network with colleagues from across Canada and the United States, both in the Chateau and on the ski slopes. We have a range of local, national and international speakers covering a broad range of anesthesia and perioperative medicine topics. Workshops will be delivered by international leaders in Ultrasound Guided Regional Anesthesia and Airway Management.

We welcome all healthcare professionals. Our program will be of particular interest to anesthesiologists, GP anesthetists, nurse anesthetists and critical care physicians.

Sponsorship is welcome. More information on Sponsorship opportunities can be found here.

Sign up or log in to bookmark your favorites and sync them to your phone or calendar.

Obstetrics/Peds [clear filter]
Thursday, March 5
 

4:30pm

Pediatric Update: Current Topics For Low Risk Generalist Pediatric Practice
By the end of this lecture, the participant will be able to:
1. After this session the learner will be able to list recent hot topics in the pediatric anesthesia literature
2. Describe how this will influence their practice

Speakers
avatar for Dr Nivez Rasic

Dr Nivez Rasic

Medical Director - Vi Riddell Pain Program, Alberta Children's Hospital
Dr. Nivez Rasic is a pediatric anesthesiologist and Clinical Associate Professor with the University of Calgary.  She is the Medical Director of the Vi Riddell Pain Program at the Alberta Children’s Hospital, which is a unique program involving a partnership with clinical care... Read More →


Thursday March 5, 2020 4:30pm - 5:00pm
Victoria Ballroom, Fairmont Lake Louise 118 Lake Louise Dr, Lake Louise, AB T0L 1E0

5:00pm

Obstetric Update: What Every Obstetric Anesthesiologist Needs To Know
The objectives for this talk are:
1. Discuss and review recent consensus guidelines regarding assessment and treatment of post dural puncture headache, thromboprohylaxis in parturients and uterotonic usage.
2. Discuss and review recent publications including but not limited to topics concerning the prevention of spinal induced hypotension, treatment and prevention of neuraxial opioid side effects and left lateral tilt.

Speakers
avatar for Dr Lindsay MacKenzie

Dr Lindsay MacKenzie

University of Calgary
Lindsay MacKenzie completed her BScH and MSc in Pharmacology at Queens’s University then went on to receive her M.D. from the University of Toronto. She completed her residency in Anesthesiology at the University of Calgary where she discovered her interest in Obstetric Anesthesia... Read More →


Thursday March 5, 2020 5:00pm - 5:30pm
Victoria Ballroom, Fairmont Lake Louise 118 Lake Louise Dr, Lake Louise, AB T0L 1E0

5:30pm

Options For Labour And Delivery Analgesia
The objectives for this talk are:
1. Describe the latest evidence for epidural use in labour and delivery
2. List alternative options to epidural

Speakers
avatar for Dr Stuart Grant

Dr Stuart Grant

Professor of Anesthesiology, Duke University
Stuart graduated from the University of Glasgow, Scotland MB ChB in 1989 and trained in Anaesthesia in Glasgow before taking an appointment in the Department of Anesthesiology at Duke University in 2002. He is now Chief of the Division of Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain at University... Read More →


Thursday March 5, 2020 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Victoria Ballroom, Fairmont Lake Louise 118 Lake Louise Dr, Lake Louise, AB T0L 1E0

6:00pm

Pain Management In Pediatrics - Getting The Basics Right
Talk objectives will be:

1. Discuss multimodal pain management in pain management for children.
2. Describe commonly used opioids for analegesia in children

Speakers
avatar for Dr Nivez Rasic

Dr Nivez Rasic

Medical Director - Vi Riddell Pain Program, Alberta Children's Hospital
Dr. Nivez Rasic is a pediatric anesthesiologist and Clinical Associate Professor with the University of Calgary.  She is the Medical Director of the Vi Riddell Pain Program at the Alberta Children’s Hospital, which is a unique program involving a partnership with clinical care... Read More →


Thursday March 5, 2020 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Victoria Ballroom, Fairmont Lake Louise 118 Lake Louise Dr, Lake Louise, AB T0L 1E0

6:30pm

Moderated Panel Discussion With Session Speakers
Moderators
avatar for Dr Derek Dillane

Dr Derek Dillane

University of Alberta
Derek Dillane, MB BCh BAO, MMedSci, FCARCSI, is an associate professor at University of Alberta, Edmonton, where he is the fellowship program director. His clinical research interests involve outcomes in regional anesthesia and perioperative medicine. He has taught and led numerous... Read More →

Thursday March 5, 2020 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Victoria Ballroom, Fairmont Lake Louise 118 Lake Louise Dr, Lake Louise, AB T0L 1E0