16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

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

Joel Symons

Affiliation: Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine The Alfred Hospital and Monash University, Melbourne, Australia;

Award / titles received: The Robin Smallwood Bequest (Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists) for the HERROES trial (HEpcidin, Reticulocyte haemoglobin and soluble transferrin Receptors in reported outcomEs in cardiac Surgery). The Tony Charlton Award for research in cardiac surgery

Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: Senior staff specialist anaesthetist at The Alfred Hospital in Melbourne, Australia Senior lecturer and Head of Perioperative Medicine Education in the Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine at Monash University Executive Member of the Perioperative Medicine Special Interest Group of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists Co-editor of the textbook ""Perioperative Medicine for the Junior Clinician"" (Wiley Publishing)

Link to department website: http://www.master.periopmedicine.org.au

Biography: Dr Joel Symons is a senior staff specialist anaesthetist at The Alfred Hospital in Melbourne, Australia and senior lecturer and Head of Perioperative Medicine Education in the Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine at Monash University. He is the co-convenor of the Monash University Master of Medicine (Perioperative Medicine) course and is on the executive of the Perioperative Medicine Special Interest Group of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists. He is a co-editor of the recently published textbook and e-book “Perioperative Medicine for the Junior Clinician” (Wiley Publishing). His interests include perioperative medicine education, patient blood management, faciomaxillary anaesthesia and difficult airway management.

Disclosure of Interest: None declared

 


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