About the Conference

Anesthesia plays a vital role and is an important part surgery and other invasive medical procedures. It enables the physicians and other healthcare professionals to provide comfort while performing procedures without inflicting distress to the patients and alleviate the pain perioperatively. As medicine and healthcare are evolving, Anesthesia Medicine is also rapidly evolving to adapt with the ever-changing standards of healthcare practices. It plays a vital role in the success of medical surgical procedures maybe it, minimal or total invasive procedures. 


Pain medicine, on the other hand, is a discipline where the main concerned is the prevention, rehabilitation, evaluation and treatment of pain from other causes apart from surgery. Health conditions that constitutes pain as the primary problem such as post-operative pain, malignancy, neuropathic pains and headaches are categorized to be treated under pain medicine. A broad-based approach is crucial to rule out pain as a primary disease. The expert must distinguish and evaluate accurately what causing pain to the patient and tailor a comprehensive treatment plan to alleviate or help patients recover from pain. 


Recent Advances in Anesthesia and Pain Medicine Conference is a comprehensive scientific discussion that will defy the obsolete practices in anesthesia and pain management and will provide an avenue of thorough understanding about the most previous guidelines and standards in these areas of discipline. A multidisciplinary approach in this area of medicine plays a crucial role in maintaining patient safety and promoting positive patient recovery – from assessment to monitoring, and from preparation to discharge procedure, multidisciplinary approach is a gold criterion to successful holistic patient care.

Conference Objectives:

  • Discuss the recent advances in anesthesia covering most of the most demanding subspecialty of the anesthesia discipline. 

  • Evaluate the evolution of anesthesia and pain medicine and how medical advances plays significant role in the effectivity of care. 

  • Summarize the latest guidelines and standards to help clinicians maintain their practices and knowledge to the evolving practice in anesthesia and pain medicine. 

Scientific Tracks

General Anesthesia

Obstetric Anesthesia

Transplant Anesthesia

Regional Anesthesia /Pain

Pediatric Anesthesia

Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS)


Coagulation and Blood Management

Target Audience


General Physicians

Critical Care Physicians


Pediatric Anesthesiologists

Anesthesia Technicians

Anesthesia Technologists

Anesthesia Nurses

Operating Theatre Nurses

About the Venue

Intercontinental Hotel Abu Dhabi

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Enjoy a refined stay on the waterfront at InterContinental® Abu Dhabi, located at the city's dynamic heart. This five-star hotel invites you in with light-filled, sophisticated spaces, award-winning dining, premium wellness facilities and 390 spacious guest rooms bathed in panoramic city and coastal views. InterContinental Abu Dhabi also features outstanding meeting and events spaces, an elegant 24-hour Club InterContinental lounge and personalised concierge services to keep you ‘in the know’ about this exciting destination. Gaze over the city skyline from your room, stroll along the Corniche, dine by the twinkling lights of the terrace, or dip into the sparkling waters of the Arabian Gulf at our private beach – at InterContinental Abu Dhabi, you're assured a memorable stay. InterContinental Abu Dhabi is known as one of the landmark hotel in Abu Dhabi.


The meeting and conference facilities are designed to host any type or size of event. Their meeting rooms range from spacious interconnected ballrooms capable of hosting up to 1,500 guests, to smaller rooms that can be configured for intimate soirees and break-out sessions. InternContinental Abu Dhabi provides premium catering service that's built on the hotel's renowned well-established reputation in Abu Dhabi.