Ninth Annual UNC-Duke-Wake Forest Pediatric Anesthesiology Conference: Best Practices in Pediatric Anesthesia Care


Saturday, September 17, 2016

To be held at:

The William and Ida Friday Center
for Continuing Education
Chapel Hill, North Carolina

For directions:


Sponsored by:

The Schools of Medicine of:

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Duke University
Wake Forest University
The Departments of Anesthesiology & Pediatrics


Agenda: Saturday, September 17, 2016

 Subject to Change

7:15 - 7:45am          Registration, Exhibits and Continental Breakfast
7:45 - 8:00am Welcome and Introduction
8:00 - 8:30am

Social Media and You:  Why it's Important to Create an Online Presence Professionally
Ankeet Udani, MD, MSEd

8:30 - 9:00am

Keeping up with Neurotoxicity - What's New in 2016
Ann Bailey, MD

9:00 - 9:15am

DiGeorge's Syndrome
Warwick Ames, MBBS, FRCA

9:15 - 9:30am

Down Syndrome
Leah Templeton, MD

9:30 - 10:00am Break and Exhibits
10:00 - 10:30am

Just One Ventricle?  Overview of Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome and Associated Stages of Repair
Eduardo Goenaga-Diaz, MD

10:30 - 11:00am

Neonatal Bowel Emergencies - Small Kids, Big Problems
Sara Pittenger, MD

11:00 - 11:20am

Take a Deep Breath:  Introduction to Novel Ventilators Modes
Benny Joyner Jr., MD, MPH

11:20 - 11:35am Case Review:  Posterior Spinal Fusion
Andrea Goodrich Udani, MD
11:35 - 12:00pm

Question and Answer Morning Session 

12:00 - 1:15pm

Lunch with Optional Lunch and Learn (PBLD Format)
Incision and Drainage of Submandibular Masses in a Child with Noonan's Syndrome...What to do?

1:15 - 1:45pm

Practice Makes Perfect:  Simulation Demonstration and Debriefing Techniques
Gene Hobbs, CHSE

1:45 - 2:15pm

Do we really need a Preoperative Evaluation on Our Pediatric Patients?
Lisa Einhorn, MD

2:15 - 2:30pm

Suggamadex:  It's Finally Approved...What you need to know
Eva Waller, MD

2:30 - 2:45pm

Case Review:  Pyloromyotomy
Ann E. Lawrence, MD

2:45 - 3:15pm

Recent Literature Review
Douglas Ririe, MD

3:15 - 3:30pm Breaks and Exhibitors
3:30 - 4:00pm

Many Ways to Calm a Kid - Emergence Agitation Therapies 

Moderator: Concetta Lupa, MD

Panel: Peggy McNaull, MD; Adam Suchar, MD; Nathaniel Greene, MD; Eddie Jooste, MD

 Martina Downard, MD; Wes Templeton, MD

4:00 - 4:30pm

Pro-Con Debate:  Asleep or Awake Removal of LMA? Which is Safer?

Asleep: John Eck, MD

Awake: Phillip Tennant, MD

4:30 - 5:00pm

Question and Answer Afternoon Session