This piece gets deep into a much needed discussion regarding frailty, delirium, post-operative cognitive dysfunction and brain health. Noted as one of the highlights of the year in our recent holiday specials and previously only available to attendees to the incredibly successful EBPOM Chicago 2020; go to www.ebpom.org now for more details on forthcoming events and special offers.
This piece gets a mention “End of life decision planning in the perioperative setting: the elephant in the room?” https://academic.oup.com/bja/article/115/5/648/230412?login=true
The Global Council on Brain Health is here on the American Association of Retired People’s website: https://www.aarp.org/health/brain-health/global-council-on-brain-health/
This is part one of a two part piece, part two features questions from the online conference audience.
Presented by Monty Mythen with Angela Bader, Professor of Anesthesia at Harvard Medical School and Vice Chair for Perioperative Medicine in the Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, founding Director of the Weiner Center for Preoperative Evaluation, Sarah Lenz Lock, Senior Vice President for Policy and Brain Health in the American Association of Retired People’s (AARP) Policy, Research and International Affairs (PRI), Executive Director of the Global Council on Brain Health, Jeanna Blitz associate professor of Anesthesiology at Duke University School of Medicine, Director of the Preoperative Anesthesia Surgical Screening (PASS) Clinic. There’s also a surprise appearance from the EBPOM Chicago 2020 host, Sol Aronson, tenured Professor at Duke University.