AOSRA-PM 2019 The 15th Asian and Oceanic Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine Congress

Program

Opening Ceremony

Special Lecture

Molecular mechanism of pain -Recent novel findings (tentative)
Chair        Kazuo Hanaoka (JR Tokyo General Hospital, Japan)
Speaker    Koichi Noguchi (Hyogo College Of Medicine, Japan)

Memorial Lecture

Chair        Masataka Yokoyama (Kochi Medical School, Japan)
Speaker    Vincent Chan (University of Toronto, Canada)

Invited Lectures

Chair        Yoshihiro Fujiwara (Aichi Medical University School of Medicine, Japan)
Speaker    Asokumar Buvanendran (ASRA President / Rush University Medical Center, USA)

Chair        Keiichi Tada (HIiroshima Seaside Hospital, Japan)
Speaker    Jose De Andres (Valencia School of Medicine / General University Hospital, Spain)

Chair        Teiji Sawa (Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Japan)
Speaker    Alex Evers (Washington University School of Medicine, USA)

Chair        Thara Tritrakarn (Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand)
Speaker    Wayne Morriss (Director of Programmes, WFSA / Christchurch Hospital, New Zealand)

Chair         Makoto Ozaki (Tokyo Women's Medical University, Japan)
Speaker    Santhanam Suresh  (Ann & Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago / Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine, USA)

Chair        Yasuko Nagasaka (St. Luke’s International Hospital, Japan)
Speaker    Cynthia Wong (University of Iowa, USA)

Chair        Masahiko Kawaguchi (Nara Medical University, Japan)
Speaker    Zhiyi Zuo (University of Virginia, USA)

Educational Lectures

Zoster-associated pain: Treatment and prevention
Speaker    Kazuo Higa (Fukuseikai Minami Hospital, Japan)

Needle Injection Endpoints for Success with Thoracic Paravertebral and Central Neuraxial Blocks
Chair         Maria Minerva Calimag (University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, Philippines)
Speaker    Manoj Karmakar (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China)

Neuraxial anesthesia: Up-to-date
Chair        Sang-Wook Shin (Pusan National University Yangsan Hospital, Korea)
Speaker    Hyungtae Kim (Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Korea)

Has regional anesthesia become safer?
Chair        Kwang Hui Tay (National University Hospital, Singapore, Singapore)
Speaker    Shinichi Sakura (Shimane University Faculty of Medicine, Japan)

Sonoanatomy for nerve blocks
Chair        Tatsuo Nakamoto (Kansai Medical University, Japan)
Speaker    Yoshimasa Takeda (Okayama University Hospital, Japan)

Mechanism and Treatment of Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain
Chair        Hiroki Iida (Gifu University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan)
Speaker    Takahiro Ushida (Aichi Medical University, Japan)

Symposia

Regional anesthesia for joint surgery: what, when and how?

Chair: Shinichi Sakura (Shimane University Faculty of Medicine, Japan)
Speakers:
Shoulder surgery
Justin Sangwook Ko (Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Korea)

Hip surgery
Jui-An Lin (Wan Fang Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan)

Knee surgery
Penafrancia C. Cano (University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital, Philippines)

Does regional anesthesia benefit truncal surgery?

Chair: Masanori Yamauchi (Tohoku University School of Medicine, Japan)
Speakers:
Abdominal surgery
Takayuki Yoshida (Kansai Medical University Hospital, Japan)

Breast surgery
Azrin Mohd Azidin (Hospital Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)

Lung surgery
Sudsayam Manuwong (Thammasat University, Thailand)

Pediatric surgery
Noriko Miyazawa (Tokyo Metropolitan Children’s Medical Center, Japan)

Pain and Brain

Chairs:
Tomoyuki Kawamata (Wakayama Medical University, Japan)
Takahiro Ushida (Aichi Medical University, Japan)
Speakers:
Virtual reality technology helps treat phantom limb pain by letting a missing, injured limb move again
Masahiko Sumitani (The University of Tokyo, Japan)

Beyond evaluation by questionnaire -How can we assess pain using brain signal?
Aya Nakae (Osaka University, Japan)

Factors that may contribute to postoperative cognitive dysfunction during perioperative period
Zhiyi Zuo (University of Virginia, USA)

Phantom Limb Pain
Pankaj Kundra (Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, India)

How to educate Regional Anesthesia

Chairs:
Wayne Morriss (Director of Programmes, WFSA / Christchurch Hospital, New Zealand)
Hiroshi Otake (Showa University School of Medicine, Japan)

Speakers:
How to educate Regional Anesthesia in Europe
Jose De Andres (Valencia School of Medicine / General University Hospital, Spain)

How to educate Regional Anesthesia in Hong Kong
Manoj Karmakar (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China)

How to educate Regional Anesthesia in Japan
Shinichi Sakura (Shimane University Faculty of Medicine, Japan)

Hands-on Workshops (tentative)

*Advance registration required
The details of the schedule and registration will be updated accordingly.

FNB-ACB, popliteal SNB
Instructors:
Penafrancia C. Cano (University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital, Philippines)
Aumjit Wittayapairoj (Khon Kaen University, Thailand)
Yong Seon Choi (Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Korea)

ISB-SupraC, InfraC
Instructors:
Shahridan Bin Mohd Fathil (Gleneagles Medini Hospital, Malaysia)
Worakamol Tiyaprasertkul (Bangkok Hospital Chiangmai / Chiangmai University, Thailand)

TPVB, ESPB
Instructors:
Wirinaree Kampitak (King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, The Thai Red Cross Society and Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand)
Kwee Lian Woon (Changi General Hospital, Singapore)
Nai-Liang Li (Koo Foundation Sun Yat-Sen Cancer Center, Taiwan)

ONB, popliteal SNB
Instructors:
John Boon LimTey (Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore)
Seunguk Bang (Daejeon St. Mary’s Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Korea)
Sivaporn   Termpornlert (Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand)

Axillary, Rescue
Instructors:
Hyungtae Kim (Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Korea)
Pryambodho (Medical School Universitas Indonesia / Cipto Mangunkusumo Hospital Jakarta, Indonesia)
Sabri bin Dewa (Hospital Kuala Lumpur  , Malaysia)

LPB, parasacral SNB                 
Instructors:
Jui-An Lin (Wan Fang Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan)
Zhi Yuen Beh (University of Malaya, Malaysia)
Jatuporn  Pakpirom (Prince of Songkla University, Thailand)

Live Demonstrations (tentative)

*Advance registration required
The details of the schedule and registration will be updated accordingly.

Live demonstration 1

Instructors:
Deep/intermediate/superficial cervical plexus blocks
Suwimon  Tangwiwat (Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand)

Fascia iliaca compartment block
Seunguk Bang (Daejeon St. Mary’s Hospital, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Korea)

TBD
Pryambodho (Medical School Universitas Indonesia / Cipto Mangunkusumo Hospital Jakarta, Indonesia)

TBD
John Boon Lim Tey (Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore)

Live demonstration 2

Instructors:
Ankle block
Worakamol Tiyaprasertkul (Bangkok Hospital Chiangmai / Chiangmai University, Thailand)

TBD
Wirinaree Kampitak (King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, The Thai Red Cross Society and Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand)

TBD
Zhi Yuen Beh (University of Malaya, Malaysia)

Ultrasound assisted thoracic epidural catheter insertion
Jatuporn Pakpirom (Prince of Songkla University,  Thailand)

*All talk titles are tentative