The 33rd Annual Symposium - Clinical Update in Anesthesiology, Surgery and Perioperative Medicine

Event Date
January 18, 2015 - January 23, 2015

Event Time

St. Kitts Marriott Resort
St. Kitts, West Indies

Requires Registration


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Meeting Syllabus

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Course Directors: George Silvay, MD, PhD, Marc Stone, MD, Menachem Weiner, MD

Educational Objectives: The Symposium is designed to help practitioners advance their knowledge and keep current by providing a review of innovations, recent advances and best practices in anesthesiology, perioperative medicine, and critical care. In addition to the plenary sessions, a number of workshops will be conducted by experts in the fields of thoracic anesthesiology, regional anesthesiology, and cardiac anesthesiology.

Plenary sessions will include:

  • Hot Topics in Anesthesia, Surgery and Perioperative Medicine
  • Thoracic Surgery and Anesthesiology
  • Economics and Legal Considerations
  • Hematology and Coagulation
  • Transfusion medicine
  • Cardiac Surgery and Anesthesiology
  • Vascular Surgery and Anesthesiology
  • Special lectures on subspecialty topics (neuro, OB, pediatric and critical care)


  • Thoracic anesthesia (Drs. E. Cohen, D. Desiderio, J. Campos)
  • Regional anesthesia (Drs. M. Rosenblatt, A. Afonso)
  • Difficult Airway (Drs. S. DeMaria, T. Gelzinis, I. Osborn)
  • Transthoracic Echocardiography (Drs. J. Ender, M. Stone)

Also new this year: Oral interesting case presentations by residents, fellows and junior faculty members (power point presentations) with prizes.

Target Audience: Anesthesiologists, cardiothoracic, vascular and general surgeons, intensivists, cardiologists, nurse anesthetists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, perfusionists, nurses and physician-in-training.


Registration Fee: Before October 20, 2014 After October 21, 2014
Physicians $750 $900
CRNAs, Perfusionists, PA $500 $600
Physicians in Training $300 $400


Hotel Information: Room rate is $199 single or double occupancy. Buffet breakfast included if booked through the booking website.

Booking Website

Final program will be available in September, 2014.

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