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Saturday, October 20, 2012
Evans Hall – Room 334 A/B
4170 City Avenue Philadelphia, PA

Robert J. Corba, DO ’93  - Program Co-Chairs
Scott E. Rosenthal, DO ’94

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7:45 a.m. Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:00 a.m.

Total Intravenous Anesthesia
Kenneth M. Andrejko, DO ’01, Staff Anesthesiologist, Northeastern Anesthesia Physicians,   P.C., Allentown, Pennsylvania

8:45 a.m. Anesthesia Exposure and Children: What Do We Know? What Do We Tell Our Parents? 
Joseph J. McComb III, DO ’00, FAAP, Chief, Division of Pediatric Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesiology, Main Line Health System, Bryn Mawr, PA
9:30 a.m. Pediatric Anesthesia Dilemma, Child with URI               
Lisa D. Held, DO ’04, Attending Pediatric Anesthesiologist, Main Line Health System
10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. Chronic Pain Patients in the OR
Robert J. Corba, DO ’93, Pain Management & Anesthesiology, OAA Orthopaedic Specialists, Allentown, PA; Principal Investigator/Sub Investigator, Neuroscience and Pain Research, Lehigh Valley Hospital 
11:15 a.m. Malignant Hyperthermia
Louis M. Boxer, MD, Attending Anesthesiologist, Chester County Hospital, West Chester Anesthesia Associates
12:00 p.m.

Interventional Pain Procedure Update/Anesthesia and Pain Management
RiskScott E. Rosenthal, DO ’94, Clinical Assistant Professor & Chairperson, Division of Anesthesiology, Department of Surgery, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

12:45 - 1:15 p.m. Q & A / Adjourn

Upon completion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Understand the pharmacokinetics and side effects of the agents used for TIVA.
  • Review the current literature regarding side effects of inhalational agents in comparison to TIVA.
  • Identify the chronic pain patient pre-operative.
  • Develop plan for post-operative pain.
  • Evaluate risks and anesthetic management options in a child with URI.
  • Describe the clinical studies examining neurotoxicity in the developing human brain.
  • Recognize the clinical presentation of malignant hyperthermia.
  • Identify patients at risk for malignant hyperthermia.
  • Review and update interventional pain procedures.

Physicians: "The Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for five AOA Category 1-A CME credits. Approval is currently pending". Sign-in and full day attendance of program is required for credit. All faculty participating in continuing medical education programs sponsored by PCOM are expected to disclose to the program audience whether they do or do not have any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest or other relationships related to the content of their presentation(s).

On-campus parking is available in our garage, please enter on Stout Road. All-day parking is $5.00. Please note: the automated gate takes quarters or one, five, ten, and twenty dollar bills. The garage is now equipped to receive credit card payments (Visa, Master Card and Discover) at the two exit gates. Additionally, receipts are now available for those paying by cash or credit card.  Enter Evans Hall through the front entrance across from the parking garage.

Physicians $140.00, Physician Assistants and other Health Care Professionals, $95.00. Registration fees for Saturday and Sunday programs are not refundable, nor can they be credited to future programs.

Call PCOM Rowland Hall Security Desk at (215) 871-6351 ask the guard to transfer your call to ext.5350 which is the phone in Evans Hall.

Last Updated: 12/15/14