CAS-SSA 2019 Combined Anaesthetic Meeting 1

Sat, 16 Feb, 2019, 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM (GMT+8.0)

Seminar room L1-S2, Academia @SGH

20 College Road, Singapore 169856

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The 1st Combined Anaesthetic Meeting in 2019, themed "Perioperative Medicine Service in SGH", is held on 16th February 2019 and chaired by Dr Hairil Rizal Abdullah​ at Singapore General Hospital.

Combined Anaesthetic Meetings (CAMs) are organised 3 times annually by the College of Anaesthesiologists, Singapore, (CAS) in partnership with hospitals. It is made complimentary for related medical and healthcare professionals:
  • Fellows of Academy of Medicine, Singapore, (FAMS)
    under the College of Anaesthesiologists, Singapore, (CAS) 
  • Members of Singapore Society of Anaesthesiologists (SSA)

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Programme (CME points will be awarded)
8:15 amRegistration
8:30 amWelcome Meeting Chair:
Dr Hairil Rizal Abdullah​
Clinical Director,
Perioperative Services,
Dept. of Anaesthesiology,
Singapore General Hospital
8:45 amPerioperative Medicine Service in SGH:

Risk Assessment, Risk Counselling and Risk Mitigation Initiatives 
Dr Hairil Rizal Abdullah​
Clinical Director,
Perioperative Services,
Dept. of Anaesthesiology,
Singapore General Hospital
9:15 amModifiable Risk Factor 1:

Pre-operative Anemia
– The Role of Preoperative Anemia Clinic In SGH 
Dr Eileen Sim
Associate Consultant,
Perioperative Services,
Dept. of Anaesthesiology,
Singapore General Hospital
9:45 amModifiable Risk Factor 2:

– Latest Data In Perioperative Frailty Among The Local Population And
What Are We Doing About It
Dr Angie Au Yong
Senior Resident,
Dept. of Anaesthesiology, 
Singapore General Hospital
10:15 amQuestion & Answer 1
10:30 amTea Break
11:00 amManaging Perioperative Risks 1:

Pulmonary Hypertension
In Non-cardiac Surgery
Dr Kenny Loh Wei-Tsen
Director & Consultant,
Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia, 
Singapore General Hospital
11:30 amManaging Peri-operative Risks 2:

Role Of Rapid Response Team
In Peri-operative Care 
Dr Suhitharan Thangavelautham
Dept. of Surgical Intensive Care, 
Singapore General Hospital
12:00 pmQuestion & Answer 2
12:15 pmChinese New Year 'Lo Hei'

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  • Registration is complimentary and only for CAS Fellows and SSA members.

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College of Anaesthesiologists, Singapore
Academy of Medicine, Singapore
81 Kim Keat Road #11-00 & #12-00
NKF Centre, Singapore 328836
Tel: +65 6593 7800  Fax: + 65 6593 7880 

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