16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

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

Basem Abdelmalak

Affiliation: Anesthesiology Institute Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, United States;

Award / titles received: America’s Top Anesthesiologists, Consumers’ Research Council of America 2007– 2014

Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: - Perioperative Glycemic Management Researcher, and Speaker - Non-OR Anesthesia ( special expertise in Anesthesia for interventional Pulmonology) - Difficult Airway Management - Whole Lung Lavage for PAP

Link to department website: http://my.clevelandclinic.org/services/anesthesiology

Biography: Basem B. Abdelmalak, MD is an associate professor of anesthesiology at Cleveland Clinic. He leads The Anesthesia Services (NORA) for Bronchoscopic Surgery and the Director of the Center for Sedation. He frequently performs the Therapeutic Whole Lung Lavage procedure to treat PAP patients. Dr. Abdelmalak is board-certified in anesthesiology and fellowship trained in critical care medicine. His many clinical interests include anesthesia for ENT and bronchoscopic surgery, difficult airway management, and recently co-edited two textbooks titled Anesthesia for Otolaryngologic Surgery and Illustrated Clinical Airway Management: A Case Based Approach . His research Interest is focused on perioperative glycemic management. He serves the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) as the chair of the committee on residents and medical students, Ohio Society of Anesthesiologists as the immediate past president and its delegate at the ASA house of delegates The Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia (SAMBA) as a member of its Board of Directors, and the Society for Head and Neck Anesthesia, as a founding member, and its president -elect.


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