Winter Whistler Programme

Saturday 6 January 2018

  • Delegates and their families arrive at the Pan-Pacific Mountainside Hotel, Whistler

Sunday 7 January 2018

  • 5.00pm - 6.00pm Evening Registration and Welcome Reception with Keynote Address (Pacific Suite, Floor 7, Pan-Pacific Mountainside Hotel). Afterwards why not check out the fabulous "Whistler Fire & Ice Show" for a '6.30pm start' at the base of the Whistler gondola!

Monday 8 January 2018

  • 7.00am - 10.00am: Doctor/Patient relationships and self-care with Q&A - Dr Charis Gauvin (Singing Pass Suite, Floor 6)

    4.00pm - 4.30pm: Networking Apres Ski Drinks (Pacific Suite, Floor 7, Pan-Pacific Mountainside)

    4.30pm - 6.30pm: Procedural sedation in children with Q&A - Dr Joanne Grindlay (Singing Pass Suite, Floor 6)

Tuesday 9 January 2018

  • 7.00am - 10.00am: "Wait a minute, I'm not dead yet" - diagnosing death with Q&A - Professor Stephen Jacobe (Singing Pass Suite, Floor 6)

  • 4.00pm - 4.30pm: Networking Apres Ski Drinks (Pacific Suite, Floor 7, Pan-Pacific Mountainside)

  • 4.30pm - 6.30pm: Medical ethics: paternalism, autonomy and end of life ethics with Q&A - Dr Tammy Kimpton (Singing Pass Suite, Floor 6)

Wednesday 10 January 2018

  • 7.00am - 10.00am: Updates in MRI with Q&A - Dr Julie Schatz (Singing Pass Suite, Floor 6)

  • 4.00pm - 4.30pm: Networking Apres Ski Drinks (Pacific Suite, Floor 7, Pan-Pacific Mountainside)

  • 4.30pm - 6.30pm: Heart failure: updated international guidelines with Q&A - Dr Przemyslaw Palka (Singing Pass Suite, Floor 6)

Thursday 11 January 2018

  • 7.00am - 8.00am: TAVI, minimally invasive valve surgery with Q&A - Dr William O'Regan (Singing Pass Suite, Floor 6)

  • 8.00am - 10.00am: Anaesthesia & ICU with Q&A - Dr William O'Regan (Singing Pass Suite, Floor 6)

  • 4.00pm - 4.30pm: Networking Apres Ski Drinks (Pacific Suite, Floor 7, Pan-Pacific Mountainside)

    4.30pm - 5.30pm: Military anaesthesia with Q&A - Dr William O'Regan (Singing Pass Suite, Floor 6)

  • 5.30pm - 6.30pm: Damage control, resuscitation & traumatic cardiac arrest with Q&A - Dr Richard Abbott (Singing Pass Suite, Floor 6)

Friday 12 January 2018

  • 7.00am - 8.00am: Anaesthetics trainee education - vortex approach - Dr Julian Marshall (Singing Pass Suite, Floor 6)

  • 8.00am - 10.00am: Blood management in the perioperative period - Dr Julian Marshall (Singing Pass Suite, Floor 6)

  • NOTE: no 'Networking Apres Ski Drinks' because of 'Conference Dinner' tonight

  • 4.00pm - 6.00pm: How entrenched is your dogma? Stimulant abuse - Dr Richard Abbott (Singing Pass Suite, Floor 6)

  • 7.00pm til midnight Conference Dinner with keynote address (Cinnamon Bear Bar & Grill, Whistler Village)

Saturday 13 January 2018

  • Conference close/transfers from Whistler/own arrangements 

(Proposed topics and titles subject to change and / or shuffling)