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CA-1 Year

Didactic Sessions:  Every Tuesday 2:00 – 3:00pm.
Simulations:  The last Tuesday of each month 2:00 – 3:00pm.
STARTprep Daily board preparation course implemented in response to the new format of the ABA exams.
Spinal/Epidural Workshop:  Twice per year.
Structured Reading Program:  Chapters assigned from Basics of Anesthesia by Ronald D. Miller, MD and Manuel Pardo, MD.

CA-2 Year

Didactic Sessions: Every Thursday from 2:00 – 3:00pm. Problem based learning discussions.
Simulations:  The last Thursday of each month 2:00 – 3:00pm.
Structured Reading Program:  Chapters assigned from Clinical Anesthesia by Paul G Barash, MD

CA-3 Year

Didactic Sessions:  Every Monday 2:00 – 3:00pm. These sessions are devoted to preparation for the ABA board exams. Consisting of board preparation and mock orals.
Simulations:  The last Monday of each month 2:00 – 3:00pm.
Structured Reading Program:  Chapters assigned from Anesthesia and Coexisting Disease by Roberta L Hines, MD

All Resident/Fellow Sessions

Journal Club:  The last Wednesday of each month 2:00 – 3:00pm.
Interdisciplinary Lecture Series:  The second Wednesday of each month 4:30-5:30pm.
Board Review Series:  Every Friday 4:00-5:30pm.
Grand Rounds:  Every Wednesday 7:00-8:00am.


*Our simulations are a collaboration with the SYN:APSE Simulation Center. The content is written each month by a different faculty member and each event is staged in an operating room for the most realistic experience for our residents.