Dr. Robina was involved in several presentations and panel discussions at the XXXII Colombian Congress of Anesthesiology and Resuscitation on June 14-17, 2017 at Barranquilla, Colombia. The presentations and discussion revolved around conducting ultrasound guided lung assessment of dyspnea, implementing ultrasound programs and developing educational models for anesthesiologists, and discussing the practical implications of perioperative ultrasound.
At the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA) 2017 Echo Week on May 21-26, 2017 at Atlanta, GA, Dr. Mahmood was appointed as a course director, involved in leading reviews and conducting mock examinations on clinical applications of 3D echocardiography along with image creation and hemodynamics.
Congratulations to the Valve Research Team for presenting their research at the 6th annual HMS Surgery Research Day. Special shoutout to Maria Saraf for being one of 16 people who had podium presentations and for receiving the 'Excellence in Surgery Research' award!
The rest of the team presented their posters during the poster session.
Maria Saraf presented a poster on her research project titled, “Comparing Early Cellular Changes In The Myocardium And Skeletal Muscle In A Swine Model Of Metabolic Syndrome” at the Annual International Anesthesia Research Society Meeting (IARS) on May 6-9 at Washington, DC. Good job!
Dr. Mahmood was invited to speak in the Educational Activities Board (EBA) Program Panel titled “The Science of Assessment of Clinical Performance” at the Association of University Anesthesiologists (AUA) 64th Annual Meeting on May 4-5, 2017 at Washington, DC.