SAMBA Webinar Series

    The SAMBA Webinar Series is a quarterly web-based lecture series on topics in ambulatory anesthesia with Q&A. The Webinar Series is produced in association with the SAMBA Resident Section.

    Upcoming Webinars

    Managing Patients with Special Needs in the Ambulatory Setting

    September 15, 2015
    7:30 pm EDT/6:30 pm CDT
    Presenter: Joseph Giovannitti, DMD
    Chair, Department of Dental Anesthesiology
    University of Pittsburgh School fo Dental Medicine
    Anesthesia Director, Center for Patients with Special Needs
    Pittsburgh, PA 

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    Past Webinars 

    Perioperative Management of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices (CIEDs): Interpretation, Pitfalls and Perioperative Strategies

    March 18th, 2015
    7:30 pm EDT/6:30 pm CDT
    Presenter: Rebecca Gerlach, MD
    Assistant Professor of Anesthesia and Critical Care
    Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care
    University of Chicago

    Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this learning activity, participants should be able to:
    -  Anticipate common CIED problems in ambulatory surgery and procedures
    -  Interpret CIED modes and predict intraoperative response
    -  Devise a perioperative management plan, including preoperative assessment, intraoperative management and postoperative care
    -  Perform emergency defibrillation or cardioversion with a CIED in place

    SEDASYS-An Introduction

    February 17, 2015
    7:30 pm EST/4:30pm PST
    Presenter: Walter Maurer, MD
    Section Chief, Non-Operating Room Anesthesia (NORA)
    Anesthesiology Institute
    Cleveland Clinic
    Cleveland, OH 

    Description: This talk will cover the early implementation and potential impacts of SEDASYS.

    Slides not available. 

    TTE For Ambulatory Patients, You Can Do It!

    January 13, 2015
    7:30 pm EST/4:30 pm PST
    Presenter: Joshua Zimmerman, MD
    Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
    University of Utah 

    Description: This lecture will be on focused cardiac ultrasound. 

    Slides not available. 

    Past Webinars

    SAMBA Members: access a listing of past SAMBA webinars from 2011-2014 by CLICKING HERE. 

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