Anesthesia Grand Rounds: "Understanding Opioid Analgesia"

Monday, March 27, 2017

6:45 am

Li Ka Shing Center 130 Map

Sponsored by:
Department of Anesthesiology

Speaker:

Howard L. Fields, MD, PhD

Professor Emeritus

Departments of Neurology and Physiology

Director, Wheeler Center for the Neurobiology of Addiction

University of California, San Francisco

Global Learning Objective(s):

  • Compare current practice with best evidence and guidelines to identify areas for improvement.
  • Critically analyze emerging data from clinical research and latest guidelines to formulate best practice models for patient care. 

Session Learning Objective(s):

  • Appropriate use of opioid analgesics
  • Implement understanding of neural circuits underlying opioid analgesia and reward mechanisms
  • Implement understanding of expectation in pain management
When:
Monday, March 27, 2017
6:45 am – 7:45 am
Where:
Li Ka Shing Center 130 Map
Tags:

Lecture / Reading 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends, Members
Contact:
650-736-9539, kathrina@stanford.edu