Dr. Guy A. Dumont, Scientist, CFRI; Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty of Applied Science, UBC
“Comfortably numb: Toward closed-loop control of anesthesia”
Understand the concepts behind balanced anesthesia and the monitoring modalities, e.g. depth of hypnosis, nociception
Understand the differences between Total IntraVenous Anesthesia (TIVA), Target Controlled Infusion (TCI) and Closed-Loop Control of Anesthesia
Discuss the methodology for developing a safe system for automated anesthesia, and present results from clinical trials
TGIF is CFRI’s signature weekly seminar series showcasing the diversity of research and the many opportunities for collaboration on the Oak Street campus. TGIF brings together established investigators and up-and-coming trainees working in different areas on the campus whose research is united by a common theme, approach or objective.