The SCA Annual Meeting & Workshops and the Thoracic Anesthesia Symposium are the world's premiere events for the sub-specialty of cardiovascular anesthesiology.
These meetings are a unique educational activity that allows anesthesia providers and perioperative physicians involved in delivering care to patients undergoing cardiovascular and thoracic surgery around the world an opportunity to come together to discuss important issues in the field. This year's meeting content will focus on clinical decision making in cardiovascular anesthesiology and perioperative medicine.
Care. Knowledge. Innovation.
Approach patient care with the latest scientific research, and share your new knowledge with fellow cardiovascular anesthesiologists and your team. Learn the latest scientific advances and be inspired by captivating speakers who will remind you why you specialize in this field.
Make connections with colleagues.
Connect with over 1,000 anesthesiology professionals to share best practices, ask burning questions and build long-lasting relationships.
Educational tracks featuring interactive workshops and symposia.
Daily moderated scientific and complex case poster sessions.
Small-group Problem-Based Learning Discussions (PBLDs) with experts in the field.
Special Fellow/Junior Faculty program with career and mentoring advice, complex case discussions and a fellow-focused workshop.
Exhibit hall showcasing technology, products and services specifically designed for leaders in the field of cardiovascular anesthesiology.
Exhibitor / Sponsor Information:
The SCA holds three separate meetings per year with exhibit options. Breaks, refreshments and receptions are held with exhibitors in the exhibit hall. Exhibitors receive significant onsite exposure and networking opportunities as well as recognition in the syllabi, signage, onsite PowerPoint slides, e-newsletters to the 5,000 members and on the website which receives approximately 73,000 hits per month. Exhibitor product descriptions with live links to your information are posted on the SCA website for one year as a reference for physicians worldwide. Higher level exhibit fees provide higher benefits and recognition in the above areas, and they also help the SCA provide the educational and operational funding for these critical educational offerings. Your support for the organization is made well known to the leadership and does not go unnoticed.
The SCA is an international organization of nearly 5,000 cardiac, thoracic, and vascular anesthesiologists that promotes excellence in clinical care, education, and research in the subspecialty. Anesthesiologists and other health care professionals are encouraged to explore our site and learn about our educational and scientific meetings and on-line content. Our on-line newsletters and digital video library are excellent sources for enhancing your knowledge of cardiac, vascular, and thoracic anesthesiology.