The goal of the upcoming conference in Melbourne, Australia is to educate perioperative clinicians (anesthesiologists, surgeons, intensive care physicians, pain physicians, and nurses) on current and future anesthesia, critical care and pain management techniques that are unique to the cancer patient population, and more importantly to further the aims of the global initiative by promoting collaborative educational and research efforts to ensure optimal perioperative care for the cancer patient.
Consists of Symposium:
* Preoperative Medicine in the Cancer Patient (3-day symposium)
* Pain Medicine in the Cancer Patient (1- day symposium)
* Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing and Prehabilitation
* The Challenging Airway
* Tackling the Tough Talk