Schedule-at-a-Glance

Chicago Skyline
Thursday, April 26
AUA & SOCCA Annual Meetings
6:00 am – 6:00 pm
Registration
8:30 am – 5:45 pm
AUA Education Sessions and Moderated Poster Discussion Sessions
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
SOCCA Reception with Exhibitors
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
AUA Social Event Reception
Friday, April 27
IARS, AUA & SOCCA Annual Meetings
6:00 am – 6:00 pm
Registration
8:00 am – 5:45 pm
SOCCA Education Sessions and Moderated Poster Discussion Sessions
8:00 am – 6:00 pm
AUA Education Sessions and Moderated Poster Discussion Sessions
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
IARS First-Time Attendee Orientation and Networking Session
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
IARS, AUA, SOCCA, & eSAS Scholars’ Program Mentor-Trainee Reception
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Dine-Around Session 1
Saturday, April 28
IARS Annual Meeting, Aligned Meeting Day and SOCCA Focus on Critical Care Day
6:00 am – 6:00 pm
Registration
6:15 am – 7:15 am
Scholars’ Program Breakfast with IARS, AUA & SOCCA Leadership and Mentors
6:30 am – 4:00 pm
Tabletop Exhibits
7:30 am – 9:00 am
Opening General Session and T.H. Seldon Memorial Lecture:
Personalizing Health Care in the Era of Big Data

Jeffrey R. Balser, MD, PhD
9:30 am – 12:00 pm
AUA Symposium: Mitochondria and Bioenergetics in Health and Disease: It’s Not Just a Power Failure!
9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Workshop: Focused Cardiovascular Ultrasound (FoCUS): It’s for Everyone!
9:30 am – 6:00 pm
Concurrent Sessions
  • Panels
  • Problem-Based Learning Discussions (PBLDs)
  • Review Course Lectures (RCLs)
  • Moderated Poster Discussion Sessions
9:30 am – 6:10 pm
IARS, AUA & SOCCA Scholars’ Program Education Sessions and Lunch
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Workshop: Advanced Perioperative Ultrasound
3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
SAGA Symposium: Perioperative Care of the Frail or High-Risk Older Patient: Current Knowledge and Future Directions
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
IARS, AUA & SOCCA Alignment Reception
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Tabletop Exhibits
Sunday, April 29
6:00 am – 6:00 pm
Registration
6:30 am – 4:00 pm
Tabletop Exhibits
7:30 am – 6:00 pm
Concurrent Sessions
  • Panels
  • Problem-Based Learning Discussions (PBLDs)
  • Review Course Lectures (RCLs)
  • Moderated Poster Discussion Sessions
9:30 am – 11:00 am
Kosaka Best of Meeting Abstract Awards Session
9:30 am – 12:00 pm
International Science Symposium: Designing Drugs: Transforming Anesthesiology Practice
9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Workshop: Truncal Block Workshop: An Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Approach
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Workshop: Teaching Anesthesia Teams to Perform After Action Reviews: Lessons Learned from Aviation and Health Care
3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
CAS Symposium: Social Accountability: How Can Anesthesiology Face the Challenge?
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Dine-Around Session 2
Monday, April 30
6:00 am – 6:00 pm
Registration
6:30 am – 9:30 am
Tabletop Exhibits
7:30 am – 6:00 pm
Concurrent Sessions
  • Panels
  • Problem-Based Learning Discussions (PBLDs)
  • Review Course Lectures (RCLs)
  • Moderated Poster Discussion Sessions
9:30 am – 12:00 pm
A&A Symposium: Acute Kidney Injury in the Perioperative Period: From Bench to Bedside
9:30 am – 12:30 pm
SAGA Workshop: Interactive Boot Camp for Brief Perioperative Cognitive Assessment
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Workshop: Transformational Leadership: You’re Not a Born Leader!
3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Symposium: A Primer on Glial Cells for the Anesthesiologist: Functional Contribution to Stroke, Pain, Post-Operative Cognitive Dysfunction and Alzheimer’s Disease
Tuesday, May 1
7:00 am – 12:00 pm
Registration
8:00 am – 11:45 am
Concurrent Sessions
  • Panels
  • Problem-Based Learning Discussions (PBLDs)
  • Review Course Lectures (RCLs)
1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Affiliate Society Meetings
  • Clinical Research Consortium: Collaborative Research Initiative for Perioperative Clinical and Translational Science Meeting
  • 2nd Symposium of the Society for the Advancement of Transplant Anesthesia (SATA)

 

For More Information or Questions:

Annual Meeting Education and General Meeting Inquiries
Email: meetings@iars.org

Registration Inquiries & Support
Phone: 888-665-1371 or International Number 801-505-5264 or
Email: iarsmeeting@orchid.events

Abstract Submissions, Poster Information and Abstract Awards
Email: abstracts@iars.org

Exhibits and Sponsorships
Phone: 804-550-2312
Email: matt@esvw.com

Continuing Medical Education
Email: tcooper@iars.org