Meeting Schedule

Saturday, January 20th, 2024

7:00 – 7:30 am – Continental Breakfast/Visit Exhibitors

AM Moderator: Brian Cammarata, MD, FAS

  • 7:25 – 7:30 am – Welcome to the AzSA Program
    Brian Cammarata, MD, FASA
  • 7:30 – 8:20 am – Clinical Pearls for the Perioperative Management of Patients with Liver Disease
    Geraldine Diaz, DO
  • 8:20 – 9:10 am – Neuromonitoring in the Operating Room
    Glenn Islat, MD
  • 9:10 – 9:40 am – Break/Visit Exhibitors
  • 9:40 – 10:30 am – ASA Practice Guidelines for Monitoring and Antagonism of Neuromuscular Blockade
    Stephan Thilen, MD
  • 10:30 – 11:20 am – Mitigating the Challenge of Evidence Based Care in Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management for Medically Complicated Patients
    Heather Werth, DO
  • 11:20 – 12:00pm – Panel Discussion (Drs. Diaz, Islat, Thilen and Werth)

Lunch Moderator: Steve Lindauer, MD/Jeff Mueller MD, FASA

  • 12:00 – 1:30 pm – Luncheon: Howland Memorial Lecture: Update on ASA
    ASA President Ron Harter, MD, FASA
    ASA CEO, Brian Reilly
  • 1:30 – 2:00 pm – Visit Exhibitors

PM Moderator: Brenda A. Gentz, MD, FASA

  • 2:00 – 2:25 pm – Perioperative Management of LVAD Patients
    Soojie Yu, MD
  • 2:25 – 3:15 pm – Tranexamic Acid Utilization in Trauma
    Geraldine Diaz, DO
  • 3:15 – 3:45 pm – Break/visit with Exhibitors
  • 3:45 – 4:35 pm – Improving Practice with Muscle Relaxants
    Stephan Thilen, MD
  • 4:35 – 5:00 pm – Cardiac Anesthesia for the Non-Cardiac Anesthesiologist
    Soojie Yu, MD
  • 5:00 – 5:30 pm – Panel Discussion (Drs. Yu, Diaz and Thilen)
  • 5:30 – 6:30 pm – Annual AzSA Business Meeting and Reception – Members Only