This is a 15 month rotating curriculum intended to provide a comprehensive review/discussion of the Barash Clinical Anesthesiology text. Residents will be relieved of duties at 345 on week 1-4 Thursdays (September – June) to attend. The resident should have read and reviewed the Barash book twice over the course of the program.

Month & Year Program
September 2020/February 2022 (Core Care Principles)
  1. Cardiac Anatomy and Physiology (12)/Minnich
  2. Cardiovascular Physiology (13)/Brannen
  3. Autonomic Nervous System Anatomy and Physiology (14)/Matson
  4. Respiratory Function in Anesthesia (15)/Robinson

October2020 /March 2022 

  1. Fluids, Electrolytes, and Acid-Base Physiology (16)/Matson
  2. Hemostasis and Transfusion Medicine (17)/Gizzio and Le
  3. Airway Management (28)/Fleckser
  4. Obstetrical Anesthesia (41)/Porter

November 2020/April 2022

  1. Anesthesia for the Older Patient (34)/Pierce
  2. Opioids (20)/Lockhart
  3. The Allergic Response (9)/Matson
  4. THANKSGIVING!!/Renal System and Anesthesia for Urologic Surgery (50)/Marshall

December 2020/May 2022

  1. Postanesthesia Recovery (54)/Yurick
  2. Acute Pain Management (55)/Perry
  3. Disaster Preparedness (59)/Matson
  4. HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!/ Echocardiography (27)/Minnich

January 2021/June 2022

  1. Anesthesia and Obesity (45)/Fleckser
  2. The Liver: Surgery and Anesthesia (46)/John
  3. Inhaled Anesthetics (18)/Matson
  4. Electrical and Fire Safety (5)/End of Year Resident Social!!!/Gizzio

February 2021/September 2022

  1. Nonoperating Room Anesthesia (33)/Matson
  2. Local Anesthetics (22)/Porter
  3. Neuraxial Anesthesia (35)/Porter
  4. Trauma and Burns (53)/Gizzio and Fernandez
March 2021/October 2022
  1. Anesthesia for Vascular and Endovascular Surgery (40)/Brannen
  2. Office based Anesthesia/Marshall
  3. The Anesthesia Workstation and Delivery Systems for Inhaled Anesthetics (25)/Matson
  4. Transplant Anesthesia (52)/Director of Liver Transplant Anesthesia

April 2021/November 2022

  1. Neonatal Anesthesia (42)/Marshall
  2. Neuromuscular Blocking Agents (21)/Matson
  3. Patient Positioning and Potential Injuries (29)/Matson
  4. The Renal System and Anesthesia for Urologic Surgery (50)/THANKSGIVING!!!/Marshall

May 2021/December 2022

  1. Mechanisms of Anesthesia and Consciousness (10)/Matson
  2. Intravenous Anesthetics (19)/Matson
  3. Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery (38)/Robinson
  4. Echocardiography (27)/Happy Holidays!!!/Minnich

June 2021/January 2023

  1. Basic Principles of Pharmacology (11)/McMurtrie and Klineschmidt
  2. Ambulatory Anesthesia (31)/Yurick
  3. Chronic Pain Management (56)/Sun
  4. End of Year Social!!!/ Anesthetic Risk, Quality Improvement, and Liability (4)/Matson

September 2021/February 2023 

  1. Occupational Health (3)/Matson
  2. Peripheral Nerve Blockade (36)/John
  3. Anesthesia for Neurosurgery (37)/Deb
  4. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (58)/Brannen

 October 2021/March 2023

  1. Anesthesia for Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgeries (44)/Fleckser
  2. Commonly Used Monitoring Techniques (26)/Pierce
  3. Inflammation, Wound Healing, and Infection (8)/Matson
  4. Anesthesia for Cardiac Surgery (39)/Robinson 

November 2021/April 2023 

  1. Neonatal Anesthesia (42)/Marshall
  2. Office Based Anesthesia (32)/Early
  3. Endocrine Function (47)/Hu
  4. THANKSGIVING!!!/Anesthesia for ENT Surgery (48

 December 2021/May 2023 

  1. Anesthesia for Ophthalmologic Surgery/ Fleckser
  2. Rare Coexisting Disease (24)/Matson
  3. Anesthesia for Orthopedic Surgery (51)/Perry
  4. HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!/Preoperative Patient Assessment (23)/Yurick

January 2022/June 2023 

  1. The History of Anesthesia (1)/Matson
  2. Critical Care Medicine (57)/Fernandez
  3. Scope of Practice (2)/Matson
  4. Electrical Safety (5)/End of Year Resident Social!!! /Gizzio