Professor's Rounds for Fellows

Fellows are invited to attend monthly Professor’s Rounds hosted by the Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine. Please find below a list of speakers who have presented their research work at the Rounds.

With the permission of the speaker, some of our sessions have been recorded and are available in our department's YouTube channel

Lecture Series Schedule

Professors Rounds from 2010 - 2019 (archive schedule)
Click HERE to download the schedule.

2021 - 2022


RECORDING (if available)

June 6, 2022


October 25, 2021

Dr. Stephen Choi


Dr. Anahi Perlas

Perioperative Neurocognitive DisordersAn Evolving Spectrum

Gastrac Ultrasound - A useful tool of the latest fad?



November 29, 2021 Dr. Laura Duggan (guest) U of Ottawa How COVID has changed our practice n/a
January 31, 2022 Drs.Robert Byrick and Ms. Samantha Tulipano

Medical Licensing Pathways in Ontario

March 7, 2022 Dr. Lashmi Venkatraghavan & Michael Dinsmore "Scoping the Brain" - POCUS for Acute Brain Injury HERE


2020 - 2021

October 26, 2020 Dr. Edward Mariano Interfascial Plane Blocks: Are they Here to Stay, Or Just A Trend? n/a
November 23, 2020 Dr. Beverley Orser Anesthesiology: Resetting Our Sights on Long-term Outcomes n/a
January 25, 2021 Dr. Gianni R. Lorello Ways of Knowing & Ways of Seeing: Equity, Diversity and Inclusion in Anesthesia HERE
February 22, 2021 Dr. Karim Ladha Perioperative Cannabis: Panacea or Poison? n/a
March 29, 2021 Dr. Justyna Bartoszko Why is my Cardiac Patient Still Bleeding?

May 3, 2021 Dr.Viren Naik

Royal College Routes to Certifications

June 7, 2021 Dr. Hannah Wunsch Everything you need to know about using vasopressors n/a


2019 - 2020

September 16, 2019 Dr. Beverley Orser Medicaion Safety: Avoiding "Never Should Happen" Events in Your Practice n/a
October 28, 2019 Dr. Haibo Zhang Precision Medicine for Sepsis and ARDS n/a
November 25, 2019 Drs. Cristian Arzola; Kristina Khanduja Point-Of-Care Ultrasonography in the Obstetric Patient n/a
January 27, 2020

Dr. Donogh Burns

Dr. Yiling Cheng

Dr. Niveditha Karuppiah

Dr. Keerthi Rao

A Comparison of Anesthesia Care: Canada (Toronto) VS. Other Countries - Our International Fellows Speak

February 24, 2020 Dr. Vincent Chan Interfascial Plane Blocks - An Evidence Based Review n/a
April 27, 2020 Dr. Fiona Campbell Pain Matters - Anesthesiologists Leading Systems Change n/a
May 27, 2020 Dr. Lashmi Venkatrghavan “Known Knows” and “Unknown Knowns” in Neuroanesthesia HERE
June 15, 2020 Dr. Colin J.L McCartney Defining Success in Medicine: 7 Steps to the Career that you Want HERE


2018 - 2019

October 22 Dr. Duminda Wijeysundera Lessons learn from the METS Study about Preoperative Risk Assesment and the journey of scientific research.
November 26 Dr. Beverly Orser Why do anesthesia research? What have we discovered?
January 26 Dr. Wesley Rajalaleen Transforming NOMA - Giving back a child a smile
February 25 Dr. Wesla Parker/ Carolina Barbosa, Shikha Bansal, Elmari Neethling, Matthew Boyd A comparison of anesthesia care: Canada vs. Other Countries - Our International Fellows Speak!
March 25 Dr. Peter Slinger Mediastinal Masses and Other Lower Airway Problems
April 29 Dr. Tania DiRenna My Patient is not doing ell on APS, so now what?
May 27 Dr. Rick Cooper My Laryngoscopy failed - now what?