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Pediatric Sedation Outside of The Operating Room 1st Virtual Conference: On-Demand Lectures and Live Symposium: November 14-15, 2020

Course Topics

All lectures will be available on-demand and can be accessed for up to 30 days. Each video lecture will be 30 minutes in duration.

  1. Sedation Guidelines Adopted for COVID-19 Gary Andolfatto, MD, FCFP (EM), BSc
  2. Before We Get Started: The Newest Guidelines, Policies and Statements from the United States and Europe Timothy Martin, MD, MBA, FASA 
  3. Optimizing the Pre-Sedation Evaluation: Recognizing Obstructive Apnea, Cardiac and Behavioral Risks Mohamed Mahmoud, MD
  4. The Obesity Epidemic and Best Sedation Approaches Lori Aronson, MD
  5. Capnography: The Essentials Bhavani Kodali, MD
  6. Moderate Sedation: Show Me the Different Recipes Isabela‑Cajiao Angelelli, MD
  7. Exploring Routes of Sedation: Nasal and Intramuscular Egidio Barbi, MD
  8. State-of-the-Art Sedation for MRI M. Saif Siddiqui, MD
  9. Ketamine and Propofol Procedural Sedation: What Outcomes Should You Achieve? Mark Roback, MD
  10. Practical Applications of Ketamine and Nitrous Neena Seth, FRCA
  11. New Sedation Options: Remimazolam and Dexmedetomidine Keira P. Mason, MD
  12. Building a Sedation Program that Works Douglas Carlson, MD
  13. Fasting Guidelines for Sedation: Should they be Different from GA? Nicola Disma, MD
  14. Answering the Parent’s Questions... Does Sedation Harm the Developing Brain? Laszlo Vutskits, MD, PhD
  15. Emergencies in Sedation: 10 Minutes to Save a Life John Berkenbosch, MD, FAAP, FCCM
  16. Practice Like You Train, Train Like You Practice: Pediatric Sedation Simulation David Young, MD, MEd, MBA, FAAP, FASA
  17. Expect the Best Through Preparing for the Worst: Video Illustration of Sedation Safety Gaps Jonathan Chiles, MD
  18. The Essentials of Non-Pharmacological Behavioral Techniques: The Importance of Virtual Reality! Gianluca Bertolizio, MD
  19. It’s Not an Illusion: Magic Tricks and Sedation Kevin Spencer, M.Ed., BS

Enrollment includes complimentary access to both Live Virtual Interactive Symposiums:
November 14, 2020 at 12pm ET USA: Thrive Not Survive: How Pediatric Dentists from Around the World are Handling COVID-19
November 15, 2020 at 12pm ET USA: Challenging Sedation Cases: Ask the International Experts
Live Question and Answer Panel and On-Demand bonus lectures are included for both Symposiums and neither is eligible for CME credit. On-demand lectures for both Symposiums will be released on November 1.


Sedation Faculty

Giorgio Cozzi, MD
Pediatric Emergency Department
Institute for Maternal and Child Health
Burlo Garofolo, Trieste, Italy

Eduardo Mekitarian Filho, MD, MSc, PhD
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
University of São Paulo
São Paulo, Brazil

Soichiro Obara, MD, MPH
Clinical Staff Anesthesiologist
Department of Anesthesia
Tokyo Metropolitan Ohtsuka Hospital
Tokyo, Japan

James Roelofse, MB ChB, MMed (Anes), PhD (Anes), NDBA (USA)
Professor of Anaesthesiology and Sedation
University of Stellenbosch and University of the Western Cape
Cape Town, South Africa
Visiting Professor, University College London
Affiliate Lecturer, University of Free State
Bloemfontein, South Africa

Neena Seth, FRCA
Consultant Anaesthetist
Evelina Children’s Hospital
London, UK

Vivian Yuen, MD, MBBS, FANCZA, FHKCA, FHKAM
Honorary Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Anaesthesiology
The University of Hong Kong
Consultant, Department of Anaesthesiology
Hong Kong Children’s Hospital
and Queen Mary Hospital, China


Dental Faculty

Eduardo A. Alcaino, BDS (Hons), MDSc, FRACDS,MRACDS, MIntBus/Law
Past-President, International
Association of Paediatric Dentistry
Specialist Clinical Associate
University of Sydney, Australia

Luciane R. Costa, DDS, MS, PhD
Full Professor at the Faculty of Dentistry
Universidade Federal de Goiás
Brazil

Dimitris Emmanouil, DDS, MS, PhD
Past-President, International Association for Disability and Oral Health
Lecturer, Dept. of Pediatric Dentistry
University of Athens, Greece

Chung-Min Kang, DDS, PhD
Assistant Professor,
Department of Pediatric Dentistry
Yonsei University College of Dentistry
Seoul, South Korea

Anthony Tzong-Ping Tsai, DDS, MS, FAAPD, FICD 
Past-President of International Association of Paediatric Dentistry (IAPD)
and the Taiwan Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (TAPD)
Part-Time Visiting Staff, Departments of Pediatric Dentistry:
National Taiwan University Children’s Hospital
Taipei Veterans General Hospital
Wan Fang Medical Center, Taipei Medical University
Taipei, Taiwan

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