EAF 2018 Speakers

Dr Adrian Sultana

Sydney Institute for Obesity Surgery and University of New South Wales, Australia

Dr Adrian Sultana

Dr Adrian Sultana MD (Malta) FRCP (Glasg) FANZCA is a consultant anaesthetist in private practice since in Sydney, Australia. He trained in General Medicine in the UK, graduated FANZCA in 1993 and holds a Conjoint Lecturer post at the University Of New South Wales.

Dr. Sultana has a long-term interest and experience in anaesthesia and perioperative management of bariatric surgical patients, is currently the Executive Secretary of the International Society for the Perioperative Care of the Obese Patient.

His current research interests include novel airway techniques during anaesthesia for the morbidly obese; target controlled intravenous anaesthesia and opioid free anaesthetic techniques for Bariatric Surgery.

He has recently published: ‘Special indications for Opioid Free Anaesthesia and Analgesia’ in:
Sultana A, Torres D, Schumann R. and Best Pract Res Clin Anaesthesiol. 2017 Dec;31(4):547- 560. doi:10.1016/j.bpa.2017.11.002.and has contributed a chapter to the forthcoming “Oxford Textbook Of Anaesthesia For The Obese Patient”