16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

28 August - 2 September 2016
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Davy Cheng

Connection with WFSA (if any): North American Representative, Scientific Affairs Committee, World Federation Societies of Anesthesiologists. Invited Speaker at WFSA Symposiums in Berlin (2015), Barcelona (2013), Buenos Aries (2012), and Chair of the Stockholm (2014) symposium.

Award / titles received: (2015) Canadian Anesthesiologists Society Gold Medal Award (2014) Elected to The German Society of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine (DGAI) (2014) Canadian Society of Physician Executives (CCPE) Excellence in Medical Leadership Award (Chris Carruthers Award)

Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: Dr. Cheng is recognized as a world expert in perioperative outcomes and resource utilization in cardiac surgery/anesthesia, blood management, minimally invasive and robotic cardiac surgery, and perioperative evidence-based medicine. His pioneer work in fast track cardiac anesthesia and recovery has become the standard of cardiac anesthesia and recovery practice around the world.

Link to department website: http://www.schulich.uwo.ca/anesthesia/

Biography: Dr. Cheng is recognized as a world expert in perioperative outcomes and resource utilization in cardiac surgery/anesthesia, blood management, minimally invasive and robotic cardiac surgery, and perioperative evidence-based medicine. His pioneer work in fast track cardiac anesthesia and recovery has become the standard of cardiac anesthesia and recovery practice around the world. Dr. Cheng continues to release pivotal publications, and practice guidelines to direct evidence-based medical and surgical practices (h-index 43, i10-index 101). He is a recognized healthcare leader in the forefront of research, practice and healthcare policy. Dr. Cheng holds positions on many Editorial Boards and has been invited as a Visiting Professor to over 95 Universities, Cardiac Centers and Conferences nationally and internationally.

Disclosure of Interest: None declared

 


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