A Report Paediatric Perioperative life support workshop 2019 Kathmandu, Nepal
Paediatric Perioperative life support workshop was held on November 9, 2019, followed by “Train The Trainer” course on 10 November 2019 in Kathamndu Nepal. This was conducted by the expert ASPA faculties from the different countries with the coordinator Dr. Agnes Ng. This was organized by the Department of Anesthesiology And Intensive care, National Academy of Medical Sciences, Bir Hospital.
The workshop was conducted successfully with the great enthusiasm and active participation of both the trainers and the trainees. There were seven ASPA faculties and 20 national participants from the different hospitals of Kathmandu.
There were 6 lectures, 4 skill stations and 7 interactive case discussions along with the breaking bad news role play. The participants have positive feedback that the course is very precise and simple with the must-know things in paediatric anesthesia. The anaesthesiologists who do not frequently practice paediatric cases are updated and benefitted by this workshop.
The full one day workshop started at 8 am and finished by 5: 30pm in the evening followed by faculty meetings.
The ASAP faculties on this workshop were:
- Dr. Agnes Ng
- Dr. Erlinda C Oracion
- Dr. Angelina A Gapay
- Dr. Teresita A Batanes
- Dr. Lucy Chan
- Dr. Vrushali Ponde
The participants for the train the Trainer course were:
- Prof Shanta Sapkota
- Dr. Ritu Pradhan
- Dr. Bidur Baral
- Dr. Bindu Laxmi Shah
- Dr. Mona Rajbhandari
- Dr. Luna Sharma Khanal
- Dr. Sadichhya Shah Malla
- Dr. Krishna Bhattarai
- Dr Tara Gurung
- Dr Sangeeta Shrestha
- Dr. Reshama Shrestha
- Dr. Prakriti Pokhrel.
The future plan of the host organization is to conduct this workshop for the other junior anaesthesiologists of the country and anaesthesiology residents.
The Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive care Bir Hospital, NAMS is very much thankful to the ASAP faculties who had traveled a long way to conduct this workshop. We hope to conduct this type of workshop again in the future also with your support.