Global Conference on Perioperative Medicine: Care of the Elderly and the Cancer Patient

Last Modified: July 16, 2012

Dates: November 28 - December 2, 2012
Location: The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston-Texas

Sponsoring Group: Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

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Topics Covered: At the conclusion of the meeting participants should be able to:

  • Understand the epidemiology, economics and perioperative care of geriatric patients (knowledge).
  • Understand and explain perioperative care of the cancer patient for best outcomes (knowledge, competence).
  • Understand and implement techniques for neurologic, airway, lung isolation, hemodynamic, pain, and Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device (CIED) care toimprove outcomes (knowledge, competence, performance, patient outcomes).

Objectives: Highlight the emerging demographic of patient population for perioperative needs and to advance clinical care, research and education through an international collaborative platform

Who Should Attend: Any clinician involved in the care of the elderly and the Cancer patient

Registration Information: For registration questions please call 713-792-6911 or email

Fees: Full registration for 5 days: $ 850.00. Please visit our web site for details

Continuing Education: Yes

Audience: HCP