Simulation in Cardothoracic Anesthesia Special Interest Group

Committee Description

STRATEGIC PLAN GOAL

Optimization of patient care and outlining the importance of cardiovascular trained anesthesiologists in care of patient with advanced heart failure.

MISSION

The mission of the SIG, specific curriculum would be designed to address needs in education in cardiothoracic anesthesia. This education endeavor will address deficiency in understanding complex pathophysiological clinical scenarios; notably Cardiovascular Assist Devices and their clinical relevance to optimal care of the patients.

PURPOSE

The purpose of the SIG is to disseminate cardiothoracic physiology and pathophysiology principles via use of simulation technology to residents, fellows and attendings.

PARENT COMMITTEE

N/A

MEETING

The SIG will meet regularly via digital/telephone conference calls and in person. 

COMPOSITION

This SIG will be composed of SCA member interested in joining.

TERM

No Terms.

Committee Members

First Name Last Name Institution Position
Charles Shayan Northwest University Chair
Carlos Trombetta Member
Ashley Budd Northwest University Member
Aaron Hudson Member