The ASRA community was very active on social media during the 14th Annual Pain Medicine Meeting in Miami (#ASRAPain15). Check out some of the most active contributors below, and follow them so you can engage with these thought leaders in ASRA. Be a part of the ongoing discussions on social media between the Pain Medicine Meeting in the fall and RA-Acute Pain Medicine meeting in the spring, and you might also be featured on this website!
This graphic, courtesy of Symplur, LLC, shows the use of the #ASRAPain15 hashtag and connections among users.
Kellie Jaremko has a PhD in neuroscience and is finishing the MD/PhD program at Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University and applying to anesthesiology residency programs for 2016. Kellie is interested in an academic career with a combination of neuroscience, anesthesia, addiction, peripoperative, and pain research at the basic and clinical level. She is passionate about science advocacy, outreach, teaching, and mentoring. In her spare time, she enjoys baking, yoga, and zoos, and she is a bourbon connoisseur as well as an avid sports fan.
Edward Mariano, MD, MAS, describes himself as an "anesthesiologist, husband, dad. I'm into improving patient experience & outcomes, #pain medicine, #meded, #NYG, #Stanford, #travel." Dr. Mariano is an associate professor of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine; Chief of the Anesthesiology and Perioperative Care Service, Associate Chief of Staff for Inpatient Surgical Services at the Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System; and Co-Director of the Stanford Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Fellowship Program. He serves as a member of the ASRA Board of Directors.
Carlos Pino, MD is the Chair of the Scientific/Education Planning Committee of ASRA's 14th Annual Pain Medicine Meeting. He is also Director of the Center for Pain Medicine and Associate Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Vermont College of Medicine in Burlington. His favorite hashtags are #Anesthesiology #Pain #Medicine @uvmmedicine #Medicina #Dolor #anestesia #chile #algologo #meded
Gary Schwartz, MD, is an interventional pain physician in Brooklyn, NY. He is board certified in both Pain Management and Anesthesiology. Dr. Schwartz completed an interventional pain fellowship at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, after finishing his anesthesia residency at St. Vincent's Hospital and Maimonides Medical Center. He received his Doctor of Medicine from SUNY upstate college of Medicine and graduated Magna Cum Laude from Union College in Schenectady, NY. Dr. Schwartz focuses on back pain, neck pain, spinal cord stimulation, nerve pain, joint pain, and failed back surgery syndrome. At Maimonides Medical Center, Dr. Schwartz focuses on assisting hospitalized patients with postoperative pain and also educates anesthesia residents and medical school students. #anesthesia #FOAMed
Eellan Sivanesan, MD, is a resident at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital and will be staying on as a chronic pain fellow next year. He also serves as the Resident Section Committee Chair-Elect for ASRA and will become chair at the spring 2016 meeting. Dr. Sivanesan's primary interest is pain medicine. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling.