The Harvard Global Anesthesia Initiative (HGAI) would like to invite you to a Journal Club on the role of Ketamine in low resource countries.

The journal club will take place on Thursday, December 15th, 6PM at Dr. Lena Dohlman’s residence in Brookline.

 97 Francis Street

Brookline, MA 02446

It will be an intimate gathering for those interested in global health and anesthesia.  We will have dinner and engage in lively discussion about use of Ketamine.

We will discuss 3 articles. They are attached to the email

  1. Joshi et al. The role of Ketamine in low and middle income countries: What would happen if Ketamine becomes a scheduled drug?Anesthesia & Analgesia. 2006;122:3.
  2. Burke et al. A safe anesthesia innovations for emergency and life improving surgeries when no anesthetist is available: A descriptive review of 193 consecutive surgeries. World J Surg. 2015;39:2147-2152.
  3. T. T. Dong, Mellin-Olsen, A. W. Gelb. Ketamine: a growing global health-care need. British Journal of Anaesthesia. 2015;115(4): 491–3.


Please RSVP at  so that we can order enough food!


Journal Club on December 15th

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