Topic: “Methadone: Pharmacology and Perioperative Application”
Presenter: Dr. Evan Kharasch
Location: 214 Light Hall
The event will kickoff with a Grand Rounds presented by Evan Kharasch, M.D., Ph.D., at 6:30 a.m. in 214 Light Hall. Kharasch is professor of Anesthesiology at Washington University in St. Louis and editor-in-chief (elect) for Anesthesiology.
Grand rounds will be followed by breakfast and poster presentations where clinicians and researchers will present their clinical, translational and basic science research. This will take place From 7:30 - 9 a.m. at the University Club's Hermitage Room. Scientific oral presentations will take place from 9:30 a.m. to 2 pm at the University Club's Cumberland Room.
The event will conclude with award presentations from 2-2:30 p.m. at the University Club's Cumberland Room.
For more information, contact christine.goldsberry@Vanderbilt.Edu.
Topic: Multimodal Analgesia for the ASC Patient
Presenter: Dr. Chris Sobey
Topic: “Neuraxial Analgesia B- Side Effects & Complications”
Presenter: Dr. Mary DiMiceli
Location: 4203 VUH
Reading: Guide Chapter 23, p. 479-490 Beginning with “Dyspnea”
The Medical Center Staff Advisory Council's Bi-Annual Artisan Craft Fair will be held in Langford Auditorium. All proceeds from the silent auction and donations table will benefit The Employee Hardship Fund for the VUMC.
Where: Langford Auditorium Lobby
When: May 5-6, 2016
Time: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Participate in programs to measure blood pressure, weight and body mass index. These numbers can be used on your yearly Compass Health Assessment and Wellness Actions Log for the Go for the Gold program. It’s a convenient way to track your changes.
A Vanderbilt ID badge is required for participation.
You can now view your Know Your Numbers measurements, as well as your participation history in Health Plus activities, in the Health and Wellness Information Portal.
This is a National Employee Health and Fitness Month event.
An Occupational Health nurse will be roaming VUH unit 4N, and Medical Center East unit 4 and 3S on May 6, 2016 from 6-10 p.m. to provide immunizations and TB skin tests to all VUMC faculty, staff and volunteers.