SAMBA Panel at the ASA Annual Meeting:The Opioid Epidemic:
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    Title: SAMBA Panel at the ASA Annual Meeting:The Opioid Epidemic:
    Group: Staff
    Owner: Kate Maude
    Start: Oct 22, 2017 01:10 PM America/Central
    End: Oct 22, 2017 01:10 PM America/Central
    Description: Join us at the SAMBA Panel at the American Society of Anesthesiology Annual Meeting! This year's topic is "The Opioid Epidemic: Implications for Ambulatory Anesthesia."

    SAMBA Speakers: Niraja Rajan, M.B.; David M. Dickerson, M.D.; Richard D. Urman, M.D., M.B.A.; BobbieJean Sweitzer, M.D.

    Learning Objectives:
    Describe the extent and consequences of the opioid epidemic.
    Describe the role of ambulatory surgery centers in contributing to the opioid epidemic.
    Discuss the prevention and treatment of opioid induced hyperalgesia.
    Describe multimodal, opioid-sparing techniques of analgesia.
    Identify patients at risk, and treatment and prevention strategies for chronic pain after ambulatory surgery.
    Location: Boston Convention and Exhibit Center
    Boston, MA
    Link: http://www.abstractsonline.com/pp8/#!/4328/session/855
    Registration Link: https://www.asahq.org/annualmeeting/attend/registration?utm_source=ASA&utm_medium=Slider&utm_campaign=ANES17+ASAHQ+Slider+Graphic