Thursday, November 10, 2011

Invitation for TRAICA 2011 – CME on Fundamentals of Transplant Anaesthesia and Intensive Care

TRAICA 2011 – CME on Fundamentals of Transplant Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Sunday, 13th November, 2011, 08:30 am – 04:30 pm
at the Auditorium, Global Hospitals & Health City, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India


Dear Colleagues,
It is our privilege to invite you to participate in the CME on transplant Anesthesia and Intensive Care (TRAICA 2011). The first of its kind in India, being organized by the Global Hospitals and Health City and the Indian Society of Anesthesiologist, Chennai city branch to be held on the Sunday, 13th November 2011.

The scientific program has been designed carefully keeping in view the latest developments in Anesthesia and Intensive care aspects of Liver, Heart, lung, Kidney and Pancreas transplantation that includes topics of interest and practical relevance.
This program continues our commitment to examine the most current challenges in transplant anesthesia. The faculties invited are pioneers in the field of transplantation and this CME is suitable for post graduates, anesthetists, intensivists, surgeons and physicians.

We look forward to welcoming you to the CME and hope to make this a memorable experience for you.

With Warm Regards,
Organizing Secretary
Consultant in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Mobile: +91 9566111566
Global Hospitals and Health City, Chennai

·         First of its kind in India
·         Brief surgeon’s perspective of transplantation
·         Eminent faculty from all over India
·         Faculties with vast experience from world’s leading transplant Centres
·         Includes Liver, Heart, Lung, Kidney and Pancreas transplantation
·         Brief coverage on organ transplantation intensive care
·         Interactive discussion with Anaesthetists, Intensivists, Surgeons and Physicians
·         Departmental tour (pre-registration required)

20 years in the field of Liver Transplantation” – Prof. Mohamed Rela, MS, FRCS, Head & Chief Surgeon – HPB & Liver Transplant Surgery, Institute of Liver, Pancreas Diseases & Transplantation, Global Hospitals Group

·         Basics of organ donation and management if brain dead donor – Dr. T. Venkatachalam, MD, DA, MMC
·         Overview of Anaesthesia for Liver transplantation – Dr. Akila Rakakumar, MD, FRCA, Chennai
·         Liver transplant receipients: Intraoperative management – Dr. Vijay Vohra, MD, FRCA, Medanta, Delhi
·         Case Report: 1. Paediatric combined Liver and Kidney transplantation. 2. Transfusion free Liver transplantation – Dr. K. Ilankumaran, DA, FRCA, Chennai
·         Current Scenario of Heart and Lung Transplantation in India – Dr. N. Madhu Sankar, M.S, Ph.D, Dip. N.B, Chennai
·         Orthotopic heart transplant – Anaesthetic considerations – Dr. V. Soundararajan, MD, Chennai
·         Anaesthetic implications for donor and recipient during lung transplant – Dr. N. Kanagarajan, MD MMM, Chennai
·         Aneasthetic conditions for transplant receipients coming from non-transplant surgeries – Dr. Lakshmi Kumar, MD, Amrita
·         An update: Anaethesia for renal transplantation _ dr. Ganapathy Asokan, MD, DA, Chennai
·         Pancraeas Tranplantation – the final frontier – Dr.N.Sezhian, FRCS, ASTS, Chennai
·         ABC of anaesthesia for pancreas transplantation – Dr.V.G.Venkatesan, DA, FRCA, Chennai
·         Common post-operative problems in transplant recipients – Dr. Srinivas Rajagopalan, MD, DM, Chennai
·         Gadgets and their role in a transplant scenario
·         Transesophageal echocardiogram – Dr. Ganesh, MD, DM, Chennai
·         Thromboelastogram – Dr.Selvakumar, MD, Chennai
·         Organ transplant Anaesthesia – the future – Prof. M.V.Bhimeswar, MD, Hyderabad


Chief Patron:
Dr. Ravindranath, Chairman & Managing Director, Global Hospitals Group

Dr. Kirthivasan, DA, DNB, HOD, Cardiac Anaesthesia
Dr.R.Silamban (ISA)

Committee Members:
Dr. V.G.Venkatesan, DA, FRSA
Dr. Akila Rajakumar, MD, FRSA
Dr. Priti Narayanan, MD
Dr. Srinivas Rajagopalan, MD, DM
Dr. Rajasaravanan, MD
Dr. Madhan Kumar, MD

Prof. Madhan Kumar, Stanley
Prof. Shanmugan, KMCH
Prof. Mahesh Vakamudi, SRMA
Dr. M.S.Ravi, MD, DM
Dr. Thillai Valla, MD, DM
Dr. Ramesh, MD, Child Trust