SOURCE: North American Partners in Anesthesia

North American Partners in Anesthesia

October 15, 2015 13:44 ET

Leading NAPA Anesthesiologists and Executives Selected to Present at Annual ASA ANESTHESIOLOGY® 2015 Conference in San Diego

MELVILLE, NY--(Marketwired - October 15, 2015) - North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA) announced today that fourteen of its leading anesthesiologists in addition to Leslie Russo, Vice President, Human Resources will be featured speakers at the American Society of Anesthesiologist's (ASA) ANESTHESIOLOGY ® 2015 Conference. NAPA will also be joining the event as an ASA Annual Meeting Supporter and an exhibitor at booth #3646. The event is taking place October 24-28, 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, CA.

"As an organization, we are individually and collectively inspired to be agents of change in the health care industry," said John Di Capua, MD, CEO of NAPA. "This culture has led to our involvement in research, technology and innovations that meaningfully shape the way we practice medicine. We are delighted to have the opportunity to share our ideas, passion and commitment with fellow clinicians at the premier anesthesiology educational event in the world."

Clinical abstracts and presentations will include:

-Remote Video Auditing with Real Time Feedback Improves Surgical Timeout Performance

John Di Capua, MD, CEO of NAPA and Associate Professor, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine; Sheldon Newman, MD, Regional Director, NAPA, Associate Professor, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine and Executive Vice Chairman, Long Island Jewish Medical Center and Lindsay Lopata, MD, anesthesiology resident

-Medically Challenging Case: Cesarean Section in a Patient with a Pituitary Macroadenoma with Mass Effect

Judith Aronsohn, MD, Program Director and Assistant Professor, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, attending anesthesiologist at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY, and

Joshua Hackett, MD, anesthesiology resident

-Medically Challenging Case: Severe Intraoperative Hypotension in a Patient with Parkinson's Disease

Brett Danzer, MD, Assistant Professor, Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, attending anesthesiologist at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and Jin Jung, MD, anesthesiology resident

-Geographic Preferences of Medical Students Matching in Anesthesia: Implications for Residency Programs

Stephen Winikoff, MD, Anesthesia Chairman, St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center , Paterson, NJ; Seth Landa, MD, Associate Anesthesia Chairman and Program Director, Residency Program; and Gregory Pakonis, MD, attending anesthesiologist

-Subdural Injections: Explaining the Inexplicable

Seth Landa, MD, Jonathan Markley, MD, attending anesthesiologist at St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center and Noah Rolleri, MD, anesthesiology resident

-Cephalosporin Use in the Penicillin Allergic Patient

Seth Landa, MD, Radhika Ravi, MD, attending anesthesiologist at St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center and Amber Campbell, MD, anesthesiology resident

-The Impact of Intraoperative Anesthesia Techniques on PONV in ENT Ambulatory Surgery

Radhika Ravi, MD, attending anesthesiologist at St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center and Noah Rolleri, MD, anesthesiology resident

-Financial Implications of Launching a Preoperative Anemia Clinic

-Relevance of Acute and Chronic Pain Management in the Emergency Department to Population Health: A Pilot Analysis

-Contribution of Pain as a Chief Complaint to the Emergency Department

-Insurance Status by Payor Type for Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department with a Chief Complaint of Pain

Jason R. Guercio, MD, attending anesthesiologist at The Hospital of Central Connecticut, New Britain, CT and his co-authors

-Medically Challenging Case: The Anesthetic Management of a Patient with McArdle's Disease

-Medically Challenging Case: Anesthetic Management of a Patient with Renal Failure and Autonomic Neuropathy Caused By Amyloidosis Presenting for Dialysis Fistula Creation

-Medically Challenging Case: The Role of the Anesthesiologist in the Perioperative Care of a Patient with an End-Stage Cardiomyopathy scheduled for Soft Tissue Biopsy to Diagnose Amyloidosis

Debra Lederman, MD, attending anesthesiologist at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY

-Medically Challenging Case: Craniotomy for Tumor in Patient with Acute CVA

Shimon Frankel, MD, attending anesthesiologist at North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY

-Single Shot T4 Level Paravertebral Block with Exparel in Mastectomy with Breast Reconstruction

Yitzhak Belsh, MD, attending anesthesiologist at Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, NJ

-Moderator for Pediatric Anesthesia Abstracts

-Instructor in the Difficult Airway Workshop with Simulation

Cheryl Gooden, MD, pediatric anesthesiologist at Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center, Bronx, NY

In addition, Leslie Russo, Vice President, Human Resources will also be participating in a Q&A moderated panel during the ASA Resident Component educational session entitled, Job Hunting 101. This educational session will be held on Saturday, October 24 from 1-2 pm in the San Diego Convention Center in room Upper 26AB. The session is being presented to provide residents with an impartial and informative session on effectively managing a career search.

For more than 60 years, the ASA annual meeting has been the most comprehensive anesthesia-related educational event in the world, bringing together top influential and notable professionals in anesthesiology, pain medicine and critical care medicine. This year's attendees will learn the newest techniques, obtain critical information to better serve their patients and grow their practices. For more information on ANESTHESIOLOGY® 2015, visit ASA's website at https://www.asahq.org/Annual-Meeting.

About North American Partners in Anesthesia
Founded in 1986, North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA) is the leading single specialty anesthesia management company in the United States. NAPA is comprised of the most respected clinical staff, providing thousands of patients with superior and attentive care. The company is known for partnering with hospitals and other health care facilities across the nation to provide anesthesia services and perioperative leadership that maximize operating room performance, enhance revenue, and demonstrate consistent patient and surgeon satisfaction ratings. For more information, please visit www.napaanesthesia.com.

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