Attendee Information

Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists
2017 Annual Meeting • September 9-10, 2017

Wilderness Hotel and Golf Resort • Wisconsin Dells, WI

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Wisconsin Society of Anesthesiologists
Annual Meeting • September, 9-10, 2017

FUTUROLOGY: RECENT AND UPCOMING DEVELOPMENTS IN ANESTHESIOLOGY

Glacier Canyon Lodge at the Wilderness Hotel
Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin


 

 

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GOALS AND OBJECTIVES

After participating in this activity, the attendee will be able to:

  • Demonstrate the anatomy of commonly performed upper extremity, lower extremity, truncal, and neuraxial nerve blocks.

  • Employ techniques to limit or potentially eliminate the need for transfusion.

  • Recognize new technologies present within the cath lab and management of patients with ventricular assist devices.

  • Review the physiology of ECMO and discuss recent uses of ECMO technology for cardiorespiratory support.

  • Identify patients who would benefit from PECS block for chest wall surgeries.

  • Recognize how bedside TTE could aid in anesthetic management of patients.

  • Manage neuromuscular blockade with suggamadex and understand the potential pros and cons its use.

  • Describe the anesthetic management of patients with newer implantable pain treating devices.

  • Explain the current medical legal issues affecting Wisconsin anesthesiologists.

  • Understand what MACRA is and how it affects reimbursement for providers.

  • Recognize when techniques utilizing tracheal tube introducers can aid in securing difficult airways.

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Saturday, September 9, 2017

7:00AM-7:50AM:

Registration and Continental Breakfast

7:50AM-8:00AM:

Welcome Martin Samborski, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin

8:00AM-9:00AM:

Transfusion Free Surgery Andrew Schroeder, MD, University of Wisconsin, Madison

8:00AM-9:30AM:

Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia Workshop Lead: Craig Cummings, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, Co-Lead: Christina Spofford, MD, PhD, Medical College of Wisconsin

9:00AM-10:00AM:

ECMO: A 2017 Primer Avery Tung, MD, University of Chicago

10:00AM-10:30AM:

Break with Exhibitors

10:30AM - 11:00AM:

Regional Anesthesia for Breast Surgery Christina Spofford, MD, PhD, Medical College of Wisconsin

10:30AM-12:00PM:

Surface Ultrasound/TTE and Vascular Access Workshop Lead: Justin Tawil, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin

11:00AM-11:30AM:

Legislative Update Eric Jensen, JD, WSA Lobbyist

11:30AM-12:00PM:

WSA Annual Business Meeting Joshua Sebranek, MD, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WSA President

12:00PM-1:00PM:

Lunch and ASA Update Jeffrey Plagenhoef, MD, ASA President

1:00PM-2:00PM:

Monitoring of Depth of Neuromuscular Block Necessary in the Age of Sugammadex? Cynthia Lien, MD, Chair, Medical College of Wisconsin

1:00PM-2:30PM:

Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia Workshop Lead: Craig Cummings, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, Co-Lead: Christina Spofford, MD, PhD, Medical College of Wisconsin

2:00PM-2:30PM:

Break with Exhibitors

2:30PM-3:30PM:

Supraglottic as Tracheal Tube Introducer James DuCanto, MD, Aurora Health Care

3:00PM - 4:30PM:

Surface Ultrasound/TTE and Vascular Access Workshop Lead: Justin Tawil, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin

3:30PM-4:30PM:

Anesthetic Considerations for Patients with Implanted Devices for Treating Chronic Pain and More Alaa Abd-Elsayed, MD, MPH, University of Wisconsin, Madison

5:30PM-7:00PM:

Evening Onsite Reception with Hors D'Oeuvres and Cocktails

Sunday, September 10, 2017

7:00AM-8:00AM:

Continental Breakfast

7:30AM-8:30AM:

Best of MARC Presentations

8:30AM-9:30AM:

Current Medical Legal Topics for Wisconsin Anesthesiologists James Gutglass, Gutglass, Erickson, Boville & Larson

9:30AM-10:00AM:

Break

10:00AM-11:00AM:

VAD and New Cath Lab Tech Dawn Durre, DO, University of Wisconsin

11:00AM-12:00PM:

MACRA: The Knowns and the Unknowns Sharon Merrick, MS, CCSP, American Society of Anesthesiologists

12:00PM:

Closing Remarks and Door Prize Martin Samborski, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin

 

BREAKOUT SESSIONS

This year, the WSA is offering two hands-on breakouts - an Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia workshop (limit 35 per time slot) and a Surface Ultrasound/TTE and Vascular Access workshop (limit 20 per time slot). On Saturday, September 9th, the WSA will offer two time slots to attend the workshop. See the program brochure for more information.

Please Note: Workshops are held concurrently with the general session. Availability not guaranteed due to space restraints. Be sure to register early!


HOTEL INFORMATION
Reservation Deadline: August 9, 2017

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The WSA will be holding the 2017 Annual Meeting at the Glacier Canyon Lodge at the Wilderness in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin. Please make your reservations directly with the Wilderness on or before August 9th by calling 800-867-9453. Be sure to identify yourself as a WSA attendee in order to receive the special room rate below.

Glacier Canyon Lodge at the Wilderness
45 Hillman Road

Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965


Room Rate: $119.99 + $12.95 resort fee/night