Virtual Global Surgical Conference & Expo

Our Shared Purpose: Safe Surgery Together

August 7-9, 2021

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Join Periop Peers Around the World Online – Live and On-Demand

While COVID-19 kept us from gathering in person, we're committed to delivering the same great program as an enhanced virtual event Aug. 7-9 and on demand through Sept. 24.

  • Live programming August 7-9
  • Leadership Summit programming August 9-10
  • On-demand content for 45 days
  • 50+ CNE contact hours
  • Solution-focused surgical trade show
  • Giveaways and exclusive deals

 

Featured Speakers

Full program coming soon!

 
WALTER BOND
Transforming How We Tackle Challenges
WALTER BOND
Transforming How We Tackle Challenges
 
DR. JO® LICHTEN
REBOOT: The Missing Link to Productivity and Performance
DR. JO® LICHTEN
REBOOT: The Missing Link to Productivity and Performance
 
JOSH LINKNER
Harnessing Innovation and Creative Thinking
JOSH LINKNER
Harnessing Innovation and Creative Thinking
 
ROSE O. SHERMAN, EdD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
Rebooting after a Life-Quake
ROSE O. SHERMAN, EdD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
Rebooting after a Life-Quake

 
DR. DAVID WILLIAMS
Jerry G. Peers Lectureship
DR. DAVID WILLIAMS
Jerry G. Peers Lectureship
 
DR. MARTY MAKARY, M.D., M.P.H.
Closing General Session
DR. MARTY MAKARY, M.D., M.P.H.
Closing General Session
 
BERNARD C. CAMINS, M.D., MSc.
What We Have Learned: Pandemic Lessons
BERNARD C. CAMINS, MD, MSc
What We Have Learned: Pandemic Lessons
 
ERIN KYLE, DNP, RN, CNOR, NEA-BC
2021 Update on Sterilization Best Practices
ERIN KYLE, DNP, RN, CNOR, NEA-BC
2021 Update on Sterilization Best Practices

Virtual Pass

Leadership Summit

Access to general conference live programming Aug. 7-9 with on demand through Sept. 24, education library, poster gallery, and virtual expo hall.

Leadership Summit + Virtual Pass

Group at Expo

Full access to all the general conference content, as well as exclusive leadership summit sessions happening Aug. 9-10. 

On-Demand

Virtual Expo Attendee

Can’t attend the live days? Log in at your convenience and watch recordings on demand through Sept. 24. Both passes provide access to on-demand recordings.

CHOOSE YOUR JOURNEY

Poster Gallery

Posters 

Earn CNE contact hours and learn about your peers’ latest research and work in the virtual poster gallery. Poster topics focus on clinical improvement and new innovations, research, design/concept, DEI (diversity, equity, and inclusion), and evidence-based practice.

 

Virtual Trade Show

Trade Show 

Explore an online product showcase, watch product demos, and connect with vendors. The online conference platform will feature a Vendor Solution Center where you can learn about the latest solutions for the surgical suite and earn additional 20+ accredited CNE contact hours.

Networking

Networking 

Connect with perioperative professionals from around the world in topic-focused networking lounges. Share virtual business cards and connect directly through the platform.

ON-DEMAND CONTENT

Education

Watch recordings of 25+ education sessions on demand for 45 days, including:

  • AAA, ELSG, and TEVARs – Oh My!
  • An Interprofessional Approach to Policy Development for the Care of Known or Suspected Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease
  • Caring Is Also Sharing! Stop Reinventing the Wheel! (Netherlands)
  • COVID-19 Prevention and Control Management Strategies in the OR (China)
  • COVID-19: Impact on Student Nurse Education
  • COVID-19: Perspectives (New Zealand/US)
  • Is the Current Thinking Around Personal Protective Equipment Bad for Hospital Staff Safety? (Australia)
  • Leading and Partnering with Informatics
  • Owning Our Profession: Embracing the Opportunity to Shape the Future of Nursing
  • Patients With COVID‐19 Undergoing Cesarean Deliveries: Adapting the OR Suite and Perioperative Care to Prevent Transmission (China)
  • Perioperative Stress Hyperglycemia: Enhanced Recovery and Infection Prevention Implications
  • Red Rules Rule! An Interactive and Engaging Course to Train Experienced Staff on Best Practices to Enhance Patient Safety
  • Create and Use Optical Wonders
  • Culture and Bullying: The Elephant in the Room
  • ELPO: Evidence-Based Positioning Injury Risk Assessment Scale (Brazil)
  • Engaging Our Learners in the Virtual World
  • Environmental Safety Management of Operating Room During the COVID-19 Pandemic (China)
  • Health Equity: Time To Be About It!
  • Hot Topic! Retained Surgical Items Guideline Update
  • Secret Ways To Engage Your Learners
  • Sedation Station: Building a Track to Safe Standardized Practice
  • Surgical Smoke Evacuation: Plausible in Your OR! Your Power, Your Voice!
  • The Competency and Professionalism of Chinese OR Nurses in COVID-19 Pandemic (China)
  • The Disaster Within
  • Turnaround Times: Improving Efficiency in the OR
  • Why Should I Care About Intraocular Pressure During Prone and Trendelenburg Positions?


Expo Featured Exhibitors