New SATA Council Members Elected!
Dear SATA Members,
The SATA election of the two new executive councilors for our Society’s Council has concluded.
Many thanks to everyone that participated in casting a ballot. Special thanks to all the five excellent candidates who put their names on the list. Thank you for being willing to participate in helping shape the future of our Society.
The SATA Council is happy to announce the newly elected Council members: Dr. Sathish Kumar from the University of Michigan and Dr. Adrian Hendrickse from the University of Colorado (re-elected) for the two-year term (2022 – 2024). We are thrilled to work with you and looking forward to getting the new insights to make SATA a more robust transplant society!
Adrian Hendrickse, BM, MMEd, MAcadMEd, FRCA
(2020 – 2022; reelected – 2024)
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Fellowship Program Director, Liver Transplant Anesthesiology
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Sathish S. Kumar, MD
(2022 – 2024)
Clinical Associate Professor,
Department of Anesthesiology
University of Michigan
Special thanks and kudos to Dr. Ranjit Deshpande from Yale University (2020 – 2022) for his outstanding job in the past two years as a SATA Council member. Dr. Deshpande helped create our Society’s Finance and Critical Care Committees during his tenure. Dr. Deshpande will continue his work for SATA with his involvement in the committees above. He will also serve as a non-voting Council member.
Lorenzo De Marchi, MD.
Tetsuro Sakai, MD, PhD, MHA
New leadership of SATA is announced on August 1, 2021. Tetsuro Sakai, MD, PhD, MHA is the new President.
The new SATA leaderships include Gebhard Wagener, MD (President-Elect: Columbia University), Lorenzo De Marchi, MD (Secretary: Georgetown University), and Jiapeng Huang, MD, PhD (Treasurer: University of Louisville), as well as Executive Councilors Ranjit Deshpande, MD (Yale University), Adrian Hendrickse, BM, FRCA (University of Colorado), Christine Nguyen-Buckley, MD (UCLA), and Ramona Nicolau-Raducu, MD, PhD (University of Miami).
Dr. M. Susan Mandell serves as the Immediate Past President. Dr. Ernest Pretto, Jr. is the Founding President.
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Covid-19 Related Resources from UNOS
We would like to provide our members with access to content within our website and beyond. The UNOS website has excellent resources for transplant programs regarding how COVID-19 may affect organ allocation, procurement and other recommendations.
Great tool for residents and fellows to learn the basics of liver transplant anesthesia.
This is a smart phone application designed to teach you about the anesthetic management of an orthotopic liver transplant. It is designed for medical students, residents, and attendings.