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Tuesday, May 20, 2014

ASA® invites health care organizations to apply to its Perioperative Surgical Home (PSH) learning collaborative

ASA® invites all health care organizations to apply to participate in its PSH learning collaborative. Applications are being accepted through May 30, 2014. The PSH collaborative of health care organizations will work to improve surgical patients’ care from the moment surgery is planned, through recovery, discharge and the first 30 days post-operatively.


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Friday, March 07, 2014

ASA Members Marcel Durieux, M.D. and Paul De Marco, M.D., leave for Rwanda March 7 to teach neuroanesthesia

Leaving on March 7, Marcel Durieux, M.D., Ph.D., ASA physician anesthesiologist, professor of anesthesia and neurological surgery, department of anesthesiology, University of Virginia School of Medicine and Paul De Marco, M.D., anesthesia resident, University of Virginia School of Medicine,  will teach neuroanesthesia at the two teaching hospitals of the National University of Rwanda in Kigali, Rwanda as part of ASA’s GHO program for the next month. Neuroanesthesia is a subset of anesthesiology for such neurosurgical procedures as brain tumor removal and the removal of blood clots after head trauma.

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