USSA AVAA Agenda

5th Annual Uniformed Services Society of Anesthesiologists (USSA)/Association of Veterans’ Affairs Anesthesiologists (AVAA) Academic Meeting

PRELIMINARY AGENDA
Friday, October 18, 2019

Orlando VA Medical Center at Lake Nona
13800 Veterans Way, Orlando, FL 32827

The Orlando VA Medical Center at Lake Nona is located approximately 30 minutes away from the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC). Shuttle service will be provided. Please see details below in the agenda for shuttle times.

0530 Shuttle departure
From the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) Lobby C to be shuttled to the Orlando VA Medical Center at Lake Nona
0600-1700

On-site Registration (If you plan to register onsite, please remember to have your ASA membership login information with you.) OVAMC, 1st floor  Room: Crescent

 

0630-0700 Continental Breakfast and Breaks - OVAMC, 1st floor  Room: Crescent
0700-1700

Annual Academic Meeting
All morning sessions will be held in the OVAMC, 4th floor  Room Auditorium
All afternoon sessions and workshops will be held in the SimLEARN

0700-0715 ASA Welcome and Opening Remarks - OVAMC, Room: Auditorium

Beverly K. Philip, M.D., FACA, FASA
ASA First Vice President
0715-0730 USSA Welcome - OVAMC,  Room: Auditorium
0730-0815

APSF’s 2019 Priorities in Improving Patient Safety - OVAMC, Room: Auditorium

Mark A. Warner, M.D.
Professor of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic
President of the Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation
Rochester, MN

0815-0900

Evolution of Trauma Resuscitation Over the Last 155 Years: Back to the Future - OVAMC, Room: Auditorium

John Holcomb, M.D.
Director, Center for Translational Injury Research
Chief, Division of Acute Care Surgery
Professor of Surgery
Vice Chair, Department of Surgery
The University of Texas Health Science Center - Houston

0900-0930 Break -  OVAMC, Room: Auditorium Foyer
0930-1015

Military–Civilian Partnership in Device Innovation: Development, Commercialization and Application of Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta - OVAMC, Room: Auditorium

Todd E. Rasmussen, M.D., FACS
Colonel USAF MC
Professor of Surgery & Associate Dean for Clinical Research
F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine - "America's Medical School"
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences - Bethesda, MD

1015-1100

Physician Burnout - OVAMC, Room: Auditorium

Saurin Shah
Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
University of Florida, College of Medicine Jacksonville

1100-1145

Innovations in Old Strategies: Lung Protection - OVAMC, Room: Auditorium

Ricardo Martinez-Ruiz, M.D.
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Surgery
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Chief SICU
Miami VAMC

1200-1330

Lunch - SimLEARN (rooms noted below)

Please enjoy lunch in designated areas: Multipurpose room, Innovations room, Lounge, Patio, 1A-148, 1AB-145, 1B-127

1330-1500

State of Specialty – Special Leader Panel - SimLEARN, Room: Multipurpose

  • Army Specialty Leader – COL David M. Ruffin, MC, USA
  • Air Force Specialty Leader – Lt. Col Dale Capener
  • Navy Specialty Leader – CAPT Kyle Berry, MC USN
  • Navy Reserve Specialty Leader – CAPT Dean Giacobbe, MC USNR
1330-1500 Leadership Development in the VA and Academic Medicine - SimLEARN, Room: Innovations

John Capacchione, M.D.
Professor of Anesthesiology
University of Minnesota

Christina Matadial, B.S., M.B.

John Sum-Ping, CH.B., M.B., FRCA

Lisa Zacher, MD, MACP, FCCP
Interim Medical Center Director
Orlando VA Medical Center

1330-1500  (3 Workshops)

The Obtuse Angle: Less commonly performed regional techniques - SimLEARN, Room: Task Trainer 1AB-145
Regional Workshop
- Christina Delucca, M.D., John Guilliot, M.D., Lori Kwan, M.D., Josh Livingstone, M.D., Ricardo Martinez-Ruiz, M.D., Rebecca Tisdale, M.D.

Opioids and Beyond: Discussions of Opioid free anesthesia and Cancer pain and the opioid epidemic: a way forward - SimLEARN, Room: 1B-127
Small Group Discussion
- Mercy Udoji, M.D.

Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA) - SimLEARN, Room: 1A-148
Hands on Workshop 
- Jonathan Nguyen, D.O.
Assistant Professor, Division of Trauma and Critical Care
Grady Memorial Hospital

1500 - 1530 Break - SimLEARN
1530-1700  (3 Workshops)

The Obtuse Angle: Less commonly performed regional techniques - SimLEARN, Room: Task Trainer 1AB-145
Regional Workshop
- Christina Delucca, M.D., John Guilliot, M.D., Lori Kwan, M.D., Josh Livingstone, M.D., Ricardo Martinez-Ruiz, M.D., Rebecca Tisdale, M.D.

Opioids and Beyond: Discussions of Opioid free anesthesia and Cancer pain and the opioid epidemic: a way forward  - SimLEARN, Room: 1B-127
Small Group Discussion
- Mercy Udoji, M.D.

Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA) - SimLEARN, Room 1A-148
Hands on Workshop 
- Jonathan Nguyen, D.O.
Assistant Professor, Division of Trauma and Critical Care
Grady Memorial Hospital

1700

Joint Military Annual Academic Meeting Conclusion

If you would like to change attire after the conclusion of the meeting but before the informal networking mix and mingle event, please use the locker room located in the SimLEARN center.

1730

Shuttle Departure back to the OCCC

Shuttle departs from the Orlando VA Medical Center at Lake Nona returning to the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC ) - Lobby C

1800 - 2000

Informal Mix and Mingle, sponsored by Avanos on Q Pain Therapy*
Topgolf Orlando
VIP Room, 1st floor | 9295 Universal Blvd., Orlando, FL 32819 | (407) 218-7714
Shuttle service from the VA Medical Center to Topgolf Orlando will be provided

*It’s not necessary to register for this event

 

Saturday, October 19 and Sunday, October 20 Events:

AVAA Annual Meeting and Dinner*
Saturday, October 19 | 1800 – 2130 
Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar | 9101 International Drive, Orlando, FL 32819 

*Registration is required (please contact AVAA directly for more information about registering)

Hope For The Warriors® - Run For The Warriors® 5K Run/Walk*
Sunday, October 20 | 0645
*Registration is required
Join the USSA-AVAA team (as a runner)
Donate to the USSA/AVAA team.

USSA Dining Out Dinner and Reception*
Sunday, October 20 | 1900 – 2200
Shades of Green® at Walt Disney World® Resort | 1950 West Magnolia Palm Drive, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
*Registration is required
Shades of Green®, spread over 23 scenic acres on Walt Disney World® Resort grounds, is a special retreat for military members and their families.

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