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ERAS: The latest tool in responsibly reducing opioids in the peri operative setting. What practitioners of every specialty need to know.
Thursday, July 14, 2022, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT
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PALM BEACH COUNTY MEDICAL SOCIETY SERVICES
PRESENTS 

OPIOID SERIES:
Opioid Educational Seminars for Clinicians of all Specialties

Event Details: 
Date: Thursday July 14, 2022
Time: 12:00-1:00 PM
Location: Virtual Through CE21 - REGISTRATION REQUIRED
 

ERAS: The latest tool in responsibly reducing opioids in the perioperative setting. What practitioners of every specialty need to know.

Bret Alvis, MD. Bret is currently an Associate Professor of Anesthesiology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, an adjunct Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Vanderbilt University, and a Staff Anesthesiologist and Intensivist at the TVHS-VA in Nashville, TN. He is board certified in anesthesiology and critical care medicine. He joined the faculty with the Department of Anesthesiology at VUMC in 2014 and became faculty at TVHS-VA in 2015. Dr. Alvis has served as the Medical Director for the Perioperative Care Service at the TVHS-VA since conception in 2015. He has been instrumental in the creation and success of this innovative service that executes and promotes the perioperative surgical home and enhanced recovery after surgery. As a VUMC faculty member, Dr. Alvis serves as the Associate Medical Director of the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit. Dr. Alvis also performs NIH funded translational research in the area of venous waveform analysis to better understand volume states.

JOINT PROVIDERSHIP CME ACTIVITY

1 hour AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
provided by VA Medical Center

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Want to hear more on ERAS? CLICK HERE to listen to Luke Elms, MD a general surgeon from Orlando Health, speaking about ERAS which is Enhanced Recovery Around Surgery and the responsible use of opioids and other pain control methods in the perioperative setting.

Or visit our YouTube channel HERE and hear how Brian Hill, MD, an Orthopedic Surgeon at the Palm Beach Orthopedic Institute, uses ERAS to help his patients recover with limited narcotics after surgery.