SOURCE: North American Partners in Anesthesia

North American Partners in Anesthesia

October 21, 2015 10:00 ET

North American Partners in Anesthesia Sponsors The New York Academy of Medicine's Anesthesiology Residents' Night 2015

NAPA Exclusive Event Sponsor for Third Consecutive Year

MELVILLE, NY--(Marketwired - October 21, 2015) - North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA), the largest single specialty anesthesia and perioperative management company in the United States, recently supported The New York Academy of Medicine's (NYAM) annual Anesthesiology Residents' Night as its exclusive sponsor and donor. The event serves as an opportunity for residents from anesthesiology programs in the tristate area to compete for top honors with the presentation of their original clinical and scientific research to fellow clinicians and researchers. Winners were selected by a panel of physician judges and will have their papers published by Anesthesiology News, one of the most prestigious anesthesiology publications in the United States.

Poster Winners

David Berman, MD -- 1st place (tie)
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Creation of a Digital iBook Curriculum for Anesthesiology Residents

Beamy Sharma, MD -- 1st place (tie)
NYU Langone Medical Center
Characteristics of Perioperative Reintubatons

Rochelle McLaren, MD -- 3rd place
Albert Einstein College of Medicine -- Montefiore Medical Center
Are Current Transfusion Practices Consistent with Recommended Guidelines?

Oral Presentation Winners

Keshar Kubal, MD -- 1st place (tie)
New York Medical College/Westchester Medical Center
A Risk INDEX for Outcomes in Cardiac Surgery Using Artificial Neural Network Analysis

Erik Romanelli, MD -- 1st place (tie)
Albert Einstein College of Medicine -- Montefiore Medical Center
Pilot Study: Systemic Inflammatory Responses during Robotic CABG Compared to Conventional

Suzette Singh, MD -- 3rd place
Albert Einstein College of Medicine -- Montefiore Medical Center
Postoperative Pain Comparison of Conventional Sternotomy versus Robotic Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting

The event took place on Wednesday, September 30, 2015 from 6 to 8 pm at The New York Academy of Medicine, located in New York City. Matthew Klein, M.D., a NAPA Chairman of Anesthesia, presented on the topic "How Quality and Service are Inseparable in Anesthesia". In addition, other NAPA clinical leaders were in attendance to share knowledge and insights with the residents.

"We are delighted to be working with NYAM for the third consecutive year to present such an impactful event to anesthesiology residents," said Dr. Di Capua. "With residency programs throughout the Northeast and strong ties to numerous academic institutions, NAPA is heavily invested in career development and educational opportunities for the future leaders of our specialty. This residents' event allows us to continue these efforts by reaching residents in a different capacity and further encouraging their development and growth."

With over 60 years of history, anesthesiology is one of only twelve specialty sections associated with NYAM. NAPA, along with Elizabeth Frost, M.D., Professor of the Department of Anesthesiology, Mount Sinai Medical Center and Anesthesiology Section President of NYAM, has joined forces to further develop and enhance the section through this peer-to-peer event. This collaboration has garnered significant industry attention and has resulted in a variety of abstract submissions from residents attending top schools such as Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Mount Sinai School of Medicine and New York Presbyterian Hospital.

For more information or to register for the event, please visit the NYAM's website by clicking here.

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

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