The Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, University of Alberta, is pleased to announce the Alberta Anesthesia Winter Conference. This will be held at the iconic Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise March 10 - 15, 2019.
We have arranged an attractive room rate of CN $189 / night for the conference which applies to the weekend before and the weekend following the conference.
This is a great opportunity to network with colleagues from across Canada and the United States, both in the Chateau and on the ski slopes. We have a range of local, national and international speakers covering a broad range of anesthesia and perioperative medicine topics. Workshops will be delivered by international leaders in Ultrasound Guided Regional Anesthesia and Point of Care Ultrasound.
We welcome all healthcare professionals. Our program will be of particular interest to anesthesiologists, GP anesthetists, nurse anesthetists and critical care physicians.
Each day of the conference we will have a different theme in which our talks are primarily centered around.
|Daily Topic||Trauma||Airway (am) Obstetrics (pm)||POCUS and Pediatrics||Pain, Regional anesthesia |
and General Topics
|Perioperative Medicine||Hot topics in Anesthesia|
|POCUS Theme||eFAST||Airway and Gastric||Lung, FATE and |
|Regional Theme||Abdominal blocks |
|Concurrent Workshops||Awake fibre-optic |
surgical airway rescue
|POCUS Workshop //|
Upper and Lower Limb
|POCUS Workshop //|
Spine & Trunk Regional
|POCUS Simulation Workshop|
Check out the full conference schedule for more information.
We are committed to excellence in clinical care, exemplary postgraduate education and the discovery and dissemination of new knowledge. Over the course of this meeting, our expert speakers will deliver the knowledge and skills necessary to maintain a state-of-the-art practice for the provision of quality patient care.
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
The iconic Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise hotel is located in Alberta's Banff National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Surrounded by soaring mountain peaks, the majestic Victoria Glacier and a glistening emerald lake, the hotel has has 36,000 square feet of meeting and event space and is well equipped to host our event.
*note: conference pricing ends February 8th
Lake Louise Ski Resort
Located in the heart of the Canadian Rockies, Lake Louise Ski Resort has 4,200 acres of world-class ski and snowboard terrain. One of North America's biggest ski resorts, it has a unique layout suited to families and friends with beginner, intermediate and expert runs from every chair.
Lake Louise Plus Card: $114 plus GST until December 31. With 4 days use this averages out to $75.50 per lift ticket.
Single day lift tickets will be offered at $85.50 plus GST per day. Tickets at this rate will only be available for purchase from March 2nd to March 9th with a promo code provided closer to the date
Whether you're a seasoned expert or a novice, our workshop faculty will provide you with plenty of tips in ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia and POCUS to take home from your refreshing break in the mountains.
Begin and end each day with engaging and informative talks from our world renowned speakers. Our main topics include, regional anesthesia, perioperative ultrasound, physician wellbeing, cardiac anesthesia, obstetric anesthesia and pediatric anesthesia.
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Alberta Anesthesia Winter Conference
Department of Anesthesia, University of Alberta