Watch “Anesthesia-Induced Modulation Of Neuronal Plasticity: A Role For Anesthetics As Antidepressants” with Laszlo Vutskits, MD, PhD from our Virtual Grand Rounds on September 16th, 2021.
Dr. Vutskits is Head of Pediatric Anesthesia, University Hospital of Geneva; Principal Investigator, Neuroscience-oriented anesthesia research group, Department of Anesthesiology and Fundamental Neurosciences, University of Geneva Medical School.

Grand Rounds take place Thursdays at 7 AM. Please check your ACCM email for Zoom link and password to watch live.


  1. Understand the concept of context-dependent modulation of neuronal plasticity by general anesthetics.
  2. Gain insights into clinical observations suggesting therapeutic effects of anesthesia in major depressive disorders.
  3. Consider human data about the lasting effects of ketamine on neuronal circuitry.

Upcoming Grand Rounds

  • 9/30//2021: Quality Assurance Committee Meeting
  • 10/7//2021: TBA
  • 10/14//2021: Combined Grand Rounds – Perioperative
  • 10/21//2021: TBA
  • 10/28//2021: Quality Assurance Committee Meeting
  • 11/4//2021: Visiting Professor Shiqian Shen
  • 11/11//2021: Patient-Based Learning Discussion
  • 11/18/2021: Quality Assurance Committee Meeting

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