2017 Annual Meeting

 SAVE THE DATE!
SASM 7th Annual Meeting

October 19-20, 2017
Boston, Massachusetts
Perioperative and Sleep Medicine: Controversies and Challenges

#SASM17Boston


Important dates to keep in mind while planning for the SASM 7th Annual Meeting:

  • Call for Abstracts Opens – March 2017
  • Hotel Location Announced – May 2017
  • Online Registration Opens – May 2017
  • Housing Available Through ASA – June 2017
    More information on housing available here
  • Abstract Submission Closes – July 1, 2017

Preliminary Program:

Thursday, October 19, 2017

  • 1:00 – 1:05 pm: Welcome – 7th Annual Meeting Stavros Memtsoudis, MD, PhD

  • 1:05 – 3:00 pm: Research in Perioperative Sleep Medicine

    Moderator: Babak Mokhlesi, MD, MSc

  • 1:05 – 1:45 pm: Most Influential Publications in Perioperative Sleep Medicine in

    2015-17 : Susana Vacas, MD, PhD

  • 1:45 – 2:45 pm: Designing Clinical Trials in Perioperative Sleep Medicine:

    A Rationale and Pragmatic Approach: Daniel J. Gottlieb, MD, MPH

  • 2:45 – 3:00pm: Panel Discussion
  • 3:00 – 3:15pm: Refreshment Break
  • 3:15 – 5:00 pm: Challenges in the Practice of Sleep Medicine

    Moderator: Peter Gay, MD

  • 3:15 – 3:45 pm: Sleep Labs are Obsolete for Perioperative Assessment of

    Sleep-Disordered Breathing: Pro Lawrence J. Epstein, MD

  • 3:45 – 4:15 pm: Sleep Labs are Obsolete for Perioperative Assessment of

    Sleep-Disordered Breathing: Con Susheel P. Patil, MD, PhD

  • 4:15 – 4:45 pm: Postoperative Monitoring for Patients with Sleep Apnea: The Good,

    the Bad and the Useless Satya Krishna Ramachandran, MD, MBBS

  • 4:45 – 5:00pm: Panel Discussion

  • 5:00 – 6:00pm: Welcome Reception

  • 6:00 – 8:00pm: VIP Speaker Dinner

  • 6:00 – 6:15 pm: Welcome and Introductions: Girish P. Joshi, MBBS, MD, FFARCSI

  • 6:15 – 6:45 pm: Pharmacologic Approaches to the Treatment of Sleep Apnea:

    Are They Useful? David P. White, MD

  • 6:45 – 7:15 pm: Novel Ways of Diagnosing Sleep-Disordered Breathing:

    Koby Sheffy, PhD

 

Friday, October 20, 2017

  • 7:00 – 7:30 am: Continental Breakfast and Registration
  • 7:30 – 7:55 am: Annual General Meeting Girish P. Joshi, MBBS, MD, FFARCSI
  • 8:00 – 9:45 am: Keynote Speakers and Special Topics

    Moderator: Babak Mokhlesi, MD, MSc

  • 8:00 – 8:05 am: Welcome – Overview Babak Mokhlesi, MD, MSc
  • 8:05 – 8:50 am: KEYNOTE: The Opioid Epidemic, Chronic Pain Syndromes and the

    Patient with Sleep-Disordered Breathing: Chad Brummet, MD

  • 8:50 – 9:35 am: KEYNOTE: Traditional and Novel Ways to Monitor Patients in the

    Post- Operative Period: Dean R. Hess, PhD, RRT

  • 9:35 – 9:45 am: Panel Discussion
  • 9:45 – 10:30 am: Refreshment Break with Poster Viewing & Exhibits
  • 10:30 – 12:15pm: Sleep Apnea and Challenges in Pain Management

    Moderator: Girish P. Joshi, MBBS, MD, FFARCSI

  • 10:30 – 11:00 am: The Influence of Sleep-Disordered Breathing on Pain Perception

    and Response to Pain Management – Making Sense of it All:
    Anthony Doufas, MD, PhD

  • 11:00 – 11:30 am: Postoperative Delirium and Sleep Apnea : Sakura Kinjo, MD
  • 11:30 – 12:00 pm: Hypercapnic Respiratory Failure in the Early Post- Operative

    Period: Toby Weingarten, MD

  • 12:00 – 12:15pm: Panel Discussion
  • 12:15 – 1:15 pm: Awards Presentation Luncheon & Poster Viewing Moderator:

    Malin Jonsson Fagerlund & Toby Weingarten, MD

  • 12:30 – 1:00pm: 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place Abstract Award Presentations
  • 1:00 – 1:15pm :Poster Viewing & Exhibits
  • 1:15 – 2:45 pm: Perioperative Sleep Medicine in the Era of Early Recovery After

    Surgery Programs Moderator
    Michael Pilla, MD

  • 1:15 – 1:35 pm: Sleep-Disordered Breathing Influences Early Postoperative

    Recovery:Pro  Ellen Soffin, MD, PhD

  • 1:35 – 1:55 pm: Sleep-Disordered Breathing Influences Early Postoperative

    Recovery: Con Meltem Yilmaz, MD

  • 1:55 – 2:25 pm: Legal Aspects of Perioperative Care of the Patient with

    Sleep Apnea: Gene Hong, MD, JD

  • 2:25 – 2:40pm: Panel Discussion
  • 2:40 – 3:20 pm: Refreshment Break with Poster Viewing & Exhibits
  • 3:20 – 5:00 pm: Report of the SASM Guidelines Committees Moderator:

    Frances Chung

  • 3:20 – 3:45 pm: Perioperative Management of the Patient with Narcolepsy

    :Dennis Auckley, MD

  • 3:45 – 4:05 pm: Intraoperative Management of the Patient with Sleep Apnea: Airway

    Management: Mahesh Nagappa, MD

  • 4:05 – 4:30 pm: Intraoperative Management of the Patient with Sleep Apnea:

    Drug Responses: Jean Wong, MD

  • 4:30 – 4:45 pm: Intraoperative Management of the Patient with Sleep Apnea:

    Anesthesia Techniques Crispiana Cozowicz, MD

  • 4:45 – 5:00pm: Panel Discussion
  • 5:00 pm: Closing Remarks & iPad Giveaway Stavros Memtsoudis, MD, PhD

Topics to be Discussed:

  • Research in perioperative sleep medicine
  • Challenges in the practice in sleep medicine
  • The future of testing and monitoring in Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Pharmalogical approaches to the treatment of Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep disordered breathing and pain management
  • The influence of sleep disordered breathing on pain
  • perception and response to pain management – making sense of it all
  • The opioid epidemic, chronic pain syndromes and the patient with sleep disordered breathing
  • Challenges in perioperative sleep medicine
  • Early recovery after surgery and patients with sleep disordered breathing – pro/con
  • Legal aspects of perioperative care of the patient with sleep apnea
  • Perioperative management of the patient with Narcolepsy
  • … and much more!