IAAS Newsletter - October 2020

IAAS Newsletter - October 2020



Online International Congress

Prof Douglas McWhinnie

Dr Carlos Magalhães
President Elect


We invite you to join us for this exciting meeting next Saturday


Saturday 31st October

1300 - 1430 Session 1

Welcome from Professor Douglas McWhinnie 

The ‘New Normal’ for the ambulatory pathway (Doug McWhinnie. UK)

Changes to the nurses and nursing process post-COVID (Mariann Aaland. Norway)

Multispecialty Roadmaps for Resuming and Maintaining Ambulatory Surgery in the “Post” COVID-19 Era – USA Perspective (Beverly Philip. USA)

Avoiding Aerosol Generating Procedures in ambulatory surgery : loco-regional anaesthesia' (Xavier Falieres. Netherlands)

1430 - 1445 Break

1445 - 1615 Session 2

The Surgeon and Surgery during COVID : working with change (Carlos Magalhães. Portugal)

Can Technology help in the COVID era ? (Naresh Row. India)

Digital Patient Platform : lessons learned (Marc Coppens. Belgium)

COVID+ Conversion After Elective Surgery: To Worry or not to Worry?  (Arnaldo Valedon. USA)


The meeting will also be recorded so those who register but are unable to attend on the day will be able to login and see at their convenience.


Free Paper Session - Saturday 7th November


The best presentation on the day will win the prize of free registration at our next International Congress in 2022.