Annual Meeting Information

ISAP 27th Annual Meeting

Friday, October 12th 2018
San Francisco Marriott Marquis, San Francisco, CA

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27th Annual Meeting Agenda

07:00 – 8:00 Breakfast & Registration

08:00 – 08:10 Welcome
ISAP President, David Drover, MD

08:10 – 08:15 Introduction to the Program
Stuart Forman, MD, PhD and Donald Mathews, MD

08:15 – 09:00 Session 1 – Anesthesiologists and the Opioid Epidemic

08:15 – 08:35 Opioid Epidemic Emerged and Strategies to Reverse Recent
Trends

Jane C. Ballantyne, MD, FRCA

08:35 – 08:55 Opioid-Sparing Anesthetic Strategies for Enhanced Recovery After Surgery
T. Anthony Anderson, MD, PhD

09:00 – 09:30 Break

09:30 – 10:30 Session 2 – Can Perioperative Anesthesia Care Reduce Post-
Operative Opioid Use?

09:30 – 10:00 Molecular Approaches to Reducing Opioid Tolerance
Howard B. Gutstein, MD

10:00 – 10:30 The Correlation of Perioperative Anesthesia Approaches with
Long-Term Post-Op Opioid Use

Brian T. Bateman, MD, MSc

10:30 – 11:30 Session 3 – Improving Anesthesia With Better Monitors

10:30 – 11:00 New Uses for EEG Monitoring
Olewaseun Johnson-Akeju, MD, MMSc

11:00 – 11:30 Machine Learning for PK/PD Modeling
Steven Shafer, MD

11:30 – 12:45 Lunch, Business Meeting & Poster Session

12:45 – 13:45 Moderated Poster Discussion

13:45 – 14:45 Session 4 – New Approaches in Anesthetic Pharmacodynamics
and Pharmacokinetics

13:45 – 14:15 Zebrafish for High-Throughput Screening and
Pharmacodynamic Profiling of Novel Sedative- Hypnotic
Compounds

Stuart Forman, MD, PhD

14:15 – 14:45 Analgesia Monitors
Donald Mathews, MD

14:45 – 15:15 Break

15:15 – 16:15 Session 5 – New Drug Targets in Perioperative Medicine

15:15 – 15:45 Potential of Volatile Anesthetics in Organ Transplantation
Gertrude Nieuwenhuijs-Moeke, MD

15:45 – 16:15 Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor Polymorphisms are
Associated with Chronic Postsurgical Pain, Suggesting
Potential Drug Targets

Tony Gin, FANZCA, FRCA, MD

16:15 – 16:55 Keynote Speaker & Lifetime Achievement Award Winner:
Michael Avram, PhD

16:55 – 17:00 Closing Remarks

17:00 – 18:00 President's Reception

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