IARS 2019 Annual Meeting and International Science Symposium Session Information

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3:00pm – 5:00pm

A&A, Anesthesiology, BJA & CJA: Research Highlights and Future Priorities: Perspectives of Journal Editors
Symposium

5:15pm – 6:45pm

Peri-Operative Myocardial Injury and Infarction: Pathophysiology, Prognosis and Treatment
Panel

5:30pm – 6:30pm

IARS, AUA, SOCCA and eSAS Scholars’ Program Mentoring and Networking Reception

(Additional fee and pre-registration required)

7:00pm – 8:30pm

Taste of Montreal Dine-Arounds

(pre-registration required)

Aligned Meeting Day – all IARS, AUA and SOCCA attendees are welcome!

8:00am – 9:30am

The Global Anesthesia and Surgical Crisis – What Can We Do?
Opening General Session and T.H. Seldon Memorial Lecture

According to The Lancet Commission on Global Surgery, five out of seven billion people in our world lack access to safe, timely and affordable surgery. Dr. Jannicke Mellin-Olsen, president of the World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists, is working in partnership with the World Health Organization, to change the situation on a global scale.

10:00am -12:00pm

Anesthesia and Consciousness: How Investigations of the Anesthetized State Shape Current Concepts of Consciousness
AUA Symposium

4:30pm – 6:30pm

Dementia: Let’s Stop Losing Our Minds
International Science Symposium

7:00am – 9:00am

Kosaka Best of Meeting Abstract Awards

The Kosaka Best of Meeting Abstract Awards Session is supported by the Japan Society for Clinical Anesthesia and the International Anesthesia Research Society.

9:30am – 11:30am

The Evolution of Onco-Anaesthesia: Changing How We Care for the Cancer Surgery Patient
Symposia

11:30am – 1:00pm

SmartTots: Anesthesia and Neurotoxicity: A Conundrum for Clinicians
Panel

2:00pm – 6:00pm

Initiative for Multicenter Pragmatic Anesthesiology Clinical Trials’ (IMPACT)

We will showcase promising pragmatic trials from some of tomorrow’s leaders in anesthesiology research. This important meeting will be open to those interested in anesthesiology-related clinical and translational science. This session will cover innovative and efficient approaches to multicenter clinical trials, as well as feature presentations and reviews of selected clinical trial protocols.

4:00pm – 6:00pm

Cell Death & Survival: Beyond Oxygenation
Symposia

6:30pm – 8:00pm

Taste of Montreal Dine-Arounds

(pre-registration required)

7:30am – 9:30am

Intraoperative Opioids: Postoperative Consequences, Opioid-Free Anesthesia and Nociception-Index Guided Administration
Symposia

9:30am – 12:00pm

Exploring Healthcare Disparities in Perioperative Medicine: Why Do We Care?
Innovative Session

2:00pm – 4:00pm

Organ Protection during the Perioperative Period
Symposia

6:00pm – 7:30pm

Taste of Montreal Dine-Arounds

(pre-registration required)

Friday, May 17
3:00pm – 5:00pm

A&A, Anesthesiology, BJA & CJA: Research Highlights and Future Priorities: Perspectives of Journal Editors
Symposium

5:15pm – 6:45pm

Peri-Operative Myocardial Injury and Infarction: Pathophysiology, Prognosis and Treatment
Panel

5:30pm – 6:30pm

IARS, AUA, SOCCA and eSAS Scholars’ Program Mentoring and Networking Reception

(Additional fee and pre-registration required)

7:00pm – 8:30pm

Taste of Montreal Dine-Arounds

(pre-registration required)

Saturday, May 18

8:00am – 9:30am

The Global Anesthesia and Surgical Crisis – What Can We Do?
Opening General Session and T.H. Seldon Memorial Lecture

According to The Lancet Commission on Global Surgery, five out of seven billion people in our world lack access to safe, timely and affordable surgery. Dr. Jannicke Mellin-Olsen, president of the World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists, is working in partnership with the World Health Organization, to change the situation on a global scale.

10:00am -12:00pm

Anesthesia and Consciousness: How Investigations of the Anesthetized State Shape Current Concepts of Consciousness
AUA Symposium

4:30pm – 6:30pm

Dementia: Let’s Stop Losing Our Minds
International Science Symposium

Sunday, May 19
7:00am – 9:00am

Kosaka Best of Meeting Abstract Awards

The Kosaka Best of Meeting Abstract Awards Session is supported by the Japan Society for Clinical Anesthesia and the International Anesthesia Research Society.

9:30am – 11:30am

The Evolution of Onco-Anaesthesia: Changing How We Care for the Cancer Surgery Patient
Symposia

11:30am – 1:00pm

SmartTots: Anesthesia and Neurotoxicity: A Conundrum for Clinicians
Panel

2:00pm – 6:00pm

Initiative for Multicenter Pragmatic Anesthesiology Clinical Trials’ (IMPACT)

We will showcase promising pragmatic trials from some of tomorrow’s leaders in anesthesiology research. This important meeting will be open to those interested in anesthesiology-related clinical and translational science. This session will cover innovative and efficient approaches to multicenter clinical trials, as well as feature presentations and reviews of selected clinical trial protocols.

4:00pm – 6:00pm

Cell Death & Survival: Beyond Oxygenation
Symposia

6:30pm – 8:00pm

Taste of Montreal Dine-Arounds

(pre-registration required)

Monday, May 20
7:30am – 9:30am

Intraoperative Opioids: Postoperative Consequences, Opioid-Free Anesthesia and Nociception-Index Guided Administration
Symposia

9:30am – 12:00pm

Exploring Healthcare Disparities in Perioperative Medicine: Why Do We Care?
Innovative Session

2:00pm – 4:00pm

Organ Protection during the Perioperative Period
Symposia

6:00pm – 7:30pm

Taste of Montreal Dine-Arounds

(pre-registration required)

Encourage, stimulate, and fund ongoing anesthesia-related research projects that will enhance and advance the specialty, and to disseminate current, state-of-the-art, basic and clinical research data in all areas of clinical anesthesia, including perioperative medicine, critical care, and pain management. The IARS is focused solely on the advancement and support of education and scientific research related to anesthesiology.
A&A
OpenAnesthesia
A&A Case Reports
SmartTots

2019 Annual Meeting

The 2019 IARS Annual Meeting and International Science Symposium will be aligned with the Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists (SOCCA) and Association of University Anesthesiologists (AUA) Annual Meetings, May 16 – May 20, 2019 at the Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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