Obstetric Anesthesia Lectures

SOAP is pleased to provide these links to the collection of monthly lectures from internationally recognized experts in Obstetric Anesthesia (Virtual Grand Rounds in Obstetric Anesthesia). You can view past webinars on the OpenAnesthesia site. 


December 9, 2020
Managing the Pregnant Patient for Nonobstetric Surgery: A PBLD Approach
Jaime Daly, MD

November 13, 2020
Risk Stratification for Postpartum Hemorrhage
Holly B. Ende, MD

October 15, 2020

Postpartum Depression: How Can We Help?

September 11, 2020

Easing the Transition from Trainee to Attending
Mathew Hire, MD

August 27, 2020

Enhanced Recovery after Cesarean Delivery
Emily McQuaid-Hanson, MD

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Renal Disease and Pregnancy—Anesthetic Considerations and Management
Jacqueline M. Galvan, MD

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Airway, Breathing, Cellphone: Is personal electronic device use putting your patients and you at risk?
Thomas T. Klumpner, MD

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Opioid Use Disorder in Pregnancy: Implications for Anesthetic Care
Britany L. Raymond, MD

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

COVID-19 & Crisis Resource Management on L&D
Rebecca D. Minehart, MD, MSHPEd

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

ROTEM For Management of Coagulopathy of Pregnancy
Shubhangi Singh, MBBS, MD

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Nonobstetric Surgery During Pregnancy
David Arnolds, MD, PhD

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

ACOG/SMFM Levels of Maternal Care:  What You Need to Know
Mark Zakowski, MD

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Forced Care During Pregnancy:  Why Time’s Up On That, Too
Julie D. Cantor, MD, JD

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Obstetric Critical Care – in Labor and Delivery, the Operating Rooms and the ICU
Jennifer Hofer, MD

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Neurologic Complications in Obstetric Anesthesia
Christine Warrick, MD

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Building a Career in Academia: Advice to a Young OB Anesthesiologist
Arvind Palanisamy, MD, FRCA

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Impacting the Labor and Delivery Floor: Using Quality and Patient Safety Metrics
Klaus Kjaer, MD, MBA

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Beyond the Binary: Caring for Sexual and Gender Minority Patients on the Birth Unit
Hilary MacCormick, MD, FRCPC

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Neuraxial Techniques to Optimize Labor Analgesia
Brendan Carvalho, MBBCh, FRCA, MDCH

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

None Born Positive: Elimination of Maternal to Child Transmission of HIV
Emily S. Miller, MD, MPH

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Shared Decision-Making on Labor and Delivery
May C.M. Pian-Smith, MD, MS

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
The NPMS Hemorrhage Bundle: Enhancing the Management of Maternal Hemorrhage
Michaela K. Farber, MD, MS

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Vasopressor Use in Obstetric: Past, Presenting Future
Nicole Higgins, MD, FASA

Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Marijuana in Pregnancy: Sorting Through Hazy Evidence
Torri Metz, MD, MS

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Obstetric Management of Trial of Labor after Cesarean Delivery
Jeffrey L. Ecker, MD

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Decision Making in Anesthesiology: An Introduction to Behavioral Economics
Daniel K. Katz, MD

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Postpartum Sterilization
Feyce M. Peralta, MD

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Maternal Comorbidities Combined with Physiologic Changes of Pregnancy Requiring ICU Admission
Jennifer Hofer, MD

Thursday, August 9, 2018
Utility of Viscoelastic Testing in Obstetric Hemorrhage
Daniel Katz, MD

Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Epidural Fever
Elizabeth Lange, MD

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Maternal Sepsis
Melissa Bauer, DO

Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Neonatal Resuscitation
Dan Drzymalski, MD

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Opioids in Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period
Brian Bateman, MD, MSc

Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Thrombosis and Pregnancy Outcomes
Shane A. Reeves, MD

Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Pregnancy
Jennifer E. Dominguez, MD, MHS

Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Getting social…Utilizing Social Media to Enhance #OBAnes
Ronald B. George, MD, FRCPC

Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Sticky Situations in the Labor and Delivery Unit: Navigating Dilemmas in Informed Consent
Caitlin Sutton, MD

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Fetoscopic Procedures
Mark D. Rollins, MD, PhD

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Anesthetic and Surgical Implications of Fetal Surgery: Caring for Both Mother and Baby
Cristina Wood, MD, MS

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Focused Cardiac Ultrasound in the Obstetric Population
Jennifer M. Banayan, MD

Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Understanding why mothers die: Benefits & challenges of systematic study of maternal mortality
Michael G. Richardson, MD

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Speaking Up: Tools for Future Leaders
Rebecca D. Minehart, MD, MSHPEd

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
ACOG Levels of Maternal Care
Jennifer Lucero, MD, MA

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Birth: Clinical Considerations and Treatment Options
Terri deRoon-Cassini, PhD, MS

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Diagnosis and Management of Shock States that can Complicate Pregnancy
Sheri M. Berg, MD

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Post Dural Puncture Headache & Epidural Blood Patch
Barbara M. Scavone, MD

Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Non-Obstetric Surgery During Pregnancy
Yaakov Beilin, MD

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Uterine Rupture and Trial of Labor After Cesarean
Libby Ellinas, MD

Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Anesthesia and the Fetus #1
Yehuda Ginosar, MD

Wednesday, November, 9, 2016
Expectant Management of the Preeclamptic Patient
Kathleen A. Smith, MD

Wednesday, October, 12, 2016
Vasopressors for Spinal Induced Hypotension
Ashraf S. Habib, MBBCh, MSc, MHSc, FRCA

Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Thromboprophylaxis Update
Christopher G. Ciliberto, MD

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Nitrous oxide for labor analgesia and considerations prior to institutional implementation
Emily Dinges, MD

Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology University of Alabama at Birmingham
Mark Powell, MD

Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Pulmonary Hypertension in Pregnancy: Has There Been any Progress Made?
Elena Reitman-Ivashkov, MD

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Analysis of Longitudinal Data in Anesthesia
Michael A. Froelich, MD, MS

Wednesday, April 13, 2016
Anesthetic Considerations in the Obese Parturient
Jennifer Hofer, MD

Wednesday, March 6, 2016
Continuous Spinal Analgesia for Labor and Delivery
Weike Tao, MD

Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Late term fetal loss and severe life-limiting fetal conditions: Delivering patient-centered anesthetic care
Michael G. Richardson, MD

Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Trauma in Pregnancy: Assessment & Management
Lesley Gilbertson, MD

Wednesday, December 9, 2015
Improving Childbirth Safety Through Education, Partnership and Empowerment
Medge Owen, MD

Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Hypotension after spinal anesthesia for cesarean delivery
Jaime Aaronson, MD

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Intrapartum Fetal Assessment for Anesthesiologists
Daria Moaveni, MD

Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Antepartum Fetal Assessment for Anesthesiologists
Daria Moaveni, MD

Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Obstetric Anesthesiology: Medicolegal Issues & Lessons Learned
Mark Zakowski, MD

Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Peripartum and Peri-operative Nausea and Vomiting in Obstetrics
Patricia L. Dalby, MD

Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Neurological Disease and Neuraxial Anesthesia: Pathways to Success
Lisa Leffert, MD

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Neonatal Transition
Susan D. Izatt, MD, MEd

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Liver Disease in Pregnancy
Rebecca D. Minehart, MD

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Obstetric Emergency Drills: Why and How?
Ashley Tonidandel, MD, MS, CHSE

Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Neuraxial Analgesia Effects on Labor Progression
Erica Grant, MD, MSe

Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Cardiac Disease and Pregnancy
Cary Ward, MD

Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Peripartum Mood Disorders
Jessica Rock, MD

Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Controversies in Epidural Anesthesia & Analgesia
R. d’Arby Toledano, MD, PhD

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Bridging the Language & Cultural Chasm: Low Hanging Quality Improvement Fruit
Michael G. Richardson, MD

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Use of Ultrasound in Obstetric Anesthesia
Allison Lee, MD

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Rethinking Maintenance of Labor Analgesia
Paloma Toledo, MD, MPH

Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Hypertension in Pregnancy- Practical Concerns
J. Sudharma Ranasinghe, MD, FFARCSI

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Webinar on preeclampsia- the cutting edge in current & future research
Ruth Landau, MD

Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Neurological Complications in Obstetrics
Weike Tao, MD

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Local Anesthetic Toxicity
Robert D’Angelo, MD

Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Post Dural Puncture Headache and Epidural Blood Patch
Barbara M. Scavone, MD

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
How can we study Labor Pain?
Pamela Flood, MD, MA

Wednesday, January 8, 2014
Strategies to Optimize Post- Cesarean Delivery Analgesia
Brendan Carvalho, MBBCh, FRCA, MDCH

Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Aspiration in Obstetrics
Klaus Kjaer, MD, MBA

Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Preparing for Obstetric Hemorrhage
Rakesh B. Vadhera, MD, FRCA, FFARCS

October 2013
Obesity & Labor Analgesia
Libby Ellinas, MD

September 2013
Vertebral Column and Epidural Space Anatomy: Myths and Reality
Roulhac D' Arby Toledano, MD

August 2013
Neurologic Complications in Obstetric Anesthesia
Mark Zakowski, MD

July 2013
Maternal Mortality
Cynthia Wong, MD

June 2013
The Obstetric Airway
Yemi Olufolabi, MD

May 2013
Maternal Cardiac Arrest and Intralipid Rescue
Rebecca Minehart, MD

April 2013
Adventures in Malpractice Consulting
Richard Smiley, MD 

March 2013
The Growing Obesity Epidemic: Challenges for the Anesthesia Provider
Manuel C. Vallejo, MD