After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
1. Describe the roles of the members of the health care team in their respective responsibilities for quality care.
2. Discuss novel regional analgesic techniques in Acute Pain.
3. Review current strategies in prevention of perioperative stroke.
4. Discuss novel thoracic wall nerve blocks.
5. Discuss the importance of involvement in committees at National level.
6. Discuss the importance of well-being for healthcare providers.



Nandakumar Ponnusamy, MD
Anesthesiologist and Pain Attending
University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
Baystate Medical Center 

Nikhil Thakkar, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
Baytate Medical Center


Faculty Disclosure
None of the members of the faculty and planning committee for this educational event have commercial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling or distributing health care goods and services consumed by or used on patients.

Session date: 
11/07/2019 - 7:00am to 8:00am EST
Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut Street
Chicopee/Agawam Conference Room
Springfield, MA 01199
United States
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 ANCC Contact Hours
  • 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours

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