In this, my first President’s Corner article, I would like to try and answer the question that Past President Steve Kimatian posed in the September issue of the Newsletter. He asked, “Where to from here?”, and he outlined the progress that the society has made over the past year. This included the landmark achievements of our … Continue reading Where Indeed? Tree Hugging?
SEA is pleased to announce a new award for members. Starting in 2017, two awards for research will be presented in honor of Dr. Philip Liu, a founding member of SEA. This award was established by the gracious benevolence of the Liu family, and we were pleased to have Dr. Letty Liu and Dr. Leila … Continue reading Dr. Philip Liu Award for Innovation in Anesthesia Education
Greetings to our loyal SEA members! As we reflect on the SEA Fall Meeting 2016 held in Chicago on Friday Oct 21st, we are reminded of this meeting’s traditional (and convenient) attachment to the ASA Annual Meeting. However, our one-day SEA meeting really stood out and held its own against any conference. Why might that … Continue reading SEA Fall Meeting 2016 Report
At the recent SEA Fall Meeting in Chicago, our committee was privileged to have three resident FAER scholars at our roundtable session. They brought an amazing perspective of the desire to emphasize intraoperative teaching as part of the overall learning opportunities, aside from regular didactics. We are exploring options to add more content to … Continue reading Resident Education Committee Update
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Book author: Rebecca Skloot This was a book that a good friend gave me just before the trip to the ASA last year. I needed something to read during the long flight to the west coast and this seemed to fit the bill. The book was riveting and managed to … Continue reading The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks