2018 Visiting Professor Lecture – Dr. Philip Peng

Wednesday, November 7 2018

Venue: 6:00PM-7:00PM: Rm. 1441, Taylor-Fidler Auditorium, Jim Pattison Pavilion North
Vancouver General Hospital

Title: “Innervation of Hip Joint – Reflect on the Regional Anesthesia Blockade for Hip”


Dr. Philip Peng ,MMBS, FRCPC

Department of Anesthesia and Pain Management
University of Toronto


  1. To update the most recent understanding of the innervation to the hip
  2. To reflect upon the rationale which the regional anesthesia for hip based on in the past.
  3. To describe the new procedure based on the new understanding of hip innervation

Brief CV:

Dr. Philip Peng is a full time professor in the Department of Anesthesia and Pain Management of University of Toronto. He is currently the director for Anesthesia Pain Management Center. He has played an important role in the education of pain medicine and established major teaching courses. Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) honored him with Founder designation in Pain Medicine for his role in establishing Pain Medicine subspecialty in Canada. He is also a leader and pioneer in the application of ultrasound for pain medicine. He has edited 7 books and published more than 150 peer-reviewed and publications and book chapters.

Reception: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM (Light Refreshments will be served)
Taylor Fidler Auditorium (hallway), Jim Pattison Pavilion VGH
(Note: no food or drink allowed inside the auditorium)