November 13-15, 2020
San Francisco, California

Saturday, November 14, 2020

Weekend Conference Day 1: Exploring the Realms

Course Director: Keira P. Mason, MD
Director, Pediatric Dental Sedation Conference: James Tom, DDS, MS, FACD
6:45 - 8:00 AM Registration and Breakfast
Optional Breakfast Breakout Panel or Workshop
Optional Breakfast Breakout Panels and Workshops (Pre-Registration and Fee Required)
Early Bird Catches the Worm  Wake up early for interactive breakfast panels with the experts.

Franz Babl, MD, Robert Kennedy, MD
Capnography Workshop: A Hands-On Workshop of Utilization and Interpretation
Bhavani Kodali, MD  
Airway Management: A Hands-On Workshop 
Jennifer Dearden, MD (Workshop Director). Karen Boretsky, MD, Elena Brusseau, MD, Chinyere Egbuta, MD, Lisa Hammond, MD, Mara Kenger, MD, Charles Nargozian, MD, Janet Valicenti, CRNA, David Waisel, MD, Steven Zgleszewski, MD
Strategies in Creating a Child Friendly Environment
Egidio Barbi, MD, Piet Leroy, MD, PhD, MSc
8:00 - 8:15 AM Welcome
Keira P. Mason, MD
8:15 - 9:00 AM Keynote Lecture: You Don’t Need to be Ruthless to Succeed
Jonathan Keyser
9:00 - 9:15 AM Question and Answer Panel
9:15 - 9:45 AM Book Signing and Morning Break with Exhibitors
Exploring the Risks
Mohamed Mahmoud, MD
9:45 - 10:15 AM Don’t Hurt Me! Sedation for Painful Procedures
Piet Leroy, MD, PhD, MSc  
10:15 - 10:45 AM The Realm of Ketamine
Steven Green, MD
10:45 - 11:15 AM Dexmedetomidine: Is it a Wonder Drug for Sedation?
Keira P. Mason, MD
11:15 - 11:45 AM Nitrous Oxide: Should it be Retired?
Robert Kennedy, MD
11:45 - 12:15 PM Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Diagnosis, Risks and Sedation Strategies
Mohamed Mahmoud, MD   
12:15 - 12:30 PM Question and Answer Panel
Steve Green, MD Robert Kennedy, MD, Piet Leroy, MD, PhD, MSc, Mohamed Mahmoud, MD, Keira P. Mason, MD
12:30 - 2:00 PM Lunch On Your Own OR Optional Lunch Breakout Panel
(Pre-Registration and Fee Required)
12:30 - 2:00 PM Optional Lunch Breakout Panels and Workshops (Pre-Registration and Fee Required)

Lunch with the Experts
Sedation for Emergency Procedures (Interactive Workshop)
John Berkenbosch, MD, FAAP, FCCM, Mark Roback, MD
IV Access
Jennifer Dearden, MD, Karen Boretsky, MD
Pain Distraction Workshop: The Powers of Virtual Reality and Acupuncture (Special hands-on and interactive workshop)
Hunter Hoffman, PhD, Yuan-Chi Lin, MD, MPH
“Snap” Talks: Sedation Complications- Etiology and Prevention
Moderator: Yuan-Chi Lin, MD
2:00 - 2:15 PM Acupuncture and its Powers of Anxiolysis
Yuan-Chi Lin, MD
2:15 - 2:30 PM Pain
Mark Roback, MD
2:30 - 2:45 PM Idiosyncratic / Paradoxical
Chinyere Egbuta, MD
2:45 - 3:00 PM Hypoxia
Gary Andolfatto, MD, FCFP(EM), BSc

Sedation Challenges
Dean Andropoulos, MD, MHCM

3:00 - 3:30 PM The Obesity Epidemic and Best Sedation Approaches
Lori Aronson, MD
3:30 - 4:00 PM Will Sedation Affect My Infant's Brain?
Dean Andropoulos, MD, MHCM
4:00 - 4:30 PM Afternoon Break with Exhibitors
4:30 - 5:00 PM Exploring the Realms of Propofol Administration
Douglas Carlson, MD  
5:00 - 5:20 PM Special Issues with Unscheduled Procedural Sedation
Steven Green, MD
5:20 - 5:50 PM Emergencies in Sedation: 10 Minutes to Save a Life
Franz Babl, MD, MPH
5:50 - 6:00 PM Question and Answer Panel:
Dean Andropoulos, MD, MHCM, Lori Aronson, MD, Franz Babl, MD, MPH, Douglas Carlson, MD, Steven Green, MD
6:00 - 8:00 PM Complimentary Cocktail Reception with Posters (Faculty, Attendees and Sponsors)
750 Restaurant (1st Floor)