16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

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

Meg A Rosenblatt

Affiliation: Anesthesiology Mount Sinai St. Luke's and West Hospitals, New York, United States;

Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: My areas of expertise include ultrasound guided regional anesthsia, particularly for orthopedic and ambulatory procedures and LAST

Biography: Meg A. Rosenblatt, M.D. began her residency training in anesthesiology at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in 1986, and became the Director of the Division of Orthopedic and Regional Anesthesia, where she developed a distinguished fellowship. In 2006, along with her Sinai colleagues, she published the first case report of the use of intravenous lipid emulsion to treat local anesthetic systemic toxicity (LAST) in a human patient. She earned the rank of Professor of Anesthesiology and Orthopedics with Tenure at the Icahn School of Medicine in 2014. Meg has been an active member of several of the planning committees for the annual meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, serving on the Problem-Based Learning Discussion Committee and on the Fundamentals of Anesthesia Learning Track. Her service to the NYSSA, particularly the PGA Meeting, includes serving on the Committee for Annual Sessions since 2000. She is currently the Second Vice Chair for the upcoming meeting. She is an examiner for the Applied Examination of the American Board of Anesthesiology as well as a senior question editor for their Basic Exam. In 2014 Meg accepted the position of Chair of the Department of Anesthesiology at Mount Sinai St. Lukes and West Hospitals.

Disclosure of Interest: None declared


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