3/6 - Temple | 3/7 - Dallas
The Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) program offers an opportunity for collaboration with leading experts in the field of ERAS with a goal to hasten functional recovery and improve postoperative outcomes. Successful implementation of an ERAS program requires a multidisciplinary team effort and active participation of the patient in the recovery program.
Key elements to be discussed include:
Presentation materials, when available, maybe downloaded in pdf format. The password will be emailed to participants prior to the activity.
Registration, breakfast and exhibits
ERAS: Who, What, Where and Why
Walter Peters, MD, MBADivision Chief, Colon and Rectal Surgery Baylor University Medical Center Dallas, Texas
Optimizing Preoperative Evaluation
Timothy M. Geiger, MD, FACS, FASCRSChief, Division of General Surgery Medical Director, Surgery Patient Care Center Vanderbilt University Medical Center Nashville, Tennessee
Surgical Technique: Does It HAVE To Be Laparoscopic?
Michael J. Pendola, MDColorectal Surgeon Baylor Surgicare at North Dallas Dallas, Texas
Preoperative Preparation: Why Don’t We Use the Gut?
Laurie S. Novosad, MDColorectal Surgeon Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - McKinney Texas Colon and Rectal Surgery McKinney, Texas
SSI in ERAS
Katerina O. Wells, MDColorectal Surgeon Director of Colorectal Research Baylor University Medical Center Dallas, Texas
Expert Panel: Preoperative and Surgical Issues
Moderator:Walter Peters, MD, MBA
Panel:Timothy M. Geiger, MD, FACS, FASCRSLaurie S. Novosad, MDMichael J.Pendola, MDKaterina O. Wells, MD
Break and exhibits
Perioperative Management: The Importance of Optimal Anesthesia
Ryan Hanson, MDAnesthesiologist Baylor University Medical Center Dallas, Texas
Multimodal Pain Management and Rescue
Matthew McEvoy, MDProfessor of Anesthesiology Vice-Chair, Educational Affairs Vanderbilt University Medical Center Nashville, Tennessee
Goal Directed Therapy and Preoperative Fluids
William P. Norcross, MDAssistant Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology Chair, Duke Regional Hospital Anesthesiology Duke University School of Medicine Durham, North Carolina
Expert Panel: Anesthesia Issues
Panel:Ryan Hanson, MD,Matthew McEvoy, MDWilliam P. Norcross, MD
ERAS: The Vanderbilt Experience
Perioperative Issues: The Big Five
Michel H. Saint-Cyr, MD, FRCS(C)Director, Division of Plastic Surgery Baylor Scott & White Health Temple, Texas
Patient Perspective: Preparation and Expectation
Emily Saeler, MSN, RN, CRNI, CNLProgram Outcomes Manager Baylor University Medical Center Dallas, Texas
ERAS: The C-Suite Perspective
Robert A. Probe, MDProfessor of Surgery, Texas A&M HSC Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice President Baylor Scott & White Health Dallas, Texas
Reducing Readmission: The University of Florida Experience
Atif Iqbal, MDColorectal Surgeon Assistant Professor Of Surgery University of Florida Health Gainesville, Florida
Implementation in a System: The Duke Experience
Expert Panel: Implementation Challenges
Moderator:Emily Saeler, MSN, RN, CRNI, CNL
Panel:Timothy M. Geiger, MD, FACS, FASCRSAtif Iqbal, MDKim HuynhWilliam P. Norcross, MDWalter Peters, MDRobert A.Probe, MD
ERAS: Next Steps for Success
Evaluation and adjournment
The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott and White Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Baylor Scott and White Health is accredited with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
The symposium will be held in the Mayborn Auditorium in the Medical Education Center on the Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Temple campus.
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Address2401 S. 31st St.Temple, TX 76508
The Baylor University Medical Center campus encompasses many hospital buildings, programs and office buildings. Avariety of parking options are available, including self-park, valet, covered parking and private lots.
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AddressRoberts Hospital17th Floor Conference Center3410 Worth St.Dallas, TX 75246
Baylor Scott & White Health employees must follow the reservation and lodging guidelines outlined in the Travel and Business Expense Policy.
There are opportunities for members of the pharmaceutical and surgical supply industry to support this important program at various levels. These exhibit levels provide various benefits to your company and brand, allowing you access to members of the target audience
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If you would like more information about granting and/or other sponsorship opportunities or if you have questions about exhibiting, please contact Dana Holland.
Walter R. Peters, MD, MBAVice President Surgery - North Texas Baylor University Medical Center Dallas, Texas
Harry T. Papaconstantinou, MDGlen E and Rita K Roney Chairman and ProfessorDepartment of Surgery 7th Floor Brindley CirclesScott & White Memorial Hospital and Clinic, Temple,TX
Charlette Hart, BSN, RN, CMSRNProgram Outcomes ManagerERAS (Enhanced Recovery After Surgery)Baylor University Medical Center Dallas, Texas
Breakfast, breaks and lunch are included in the price for registration.
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