2020 PAIN ACADEMY WEBINAR – DR ELIZE CLOETE
Baby hold my hand – A new reality for paediatric pain – Dr Elize Cloete
Wednesday, 16 September 2020
Time: 18:00 – 19:00
Dr Cloete is a third-year registrar in the Wits Anaesthesia Department.
She did her MBBCH at Wits University, Internship at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital and then Community Service at Leratong. There she did Anaesthetics and Emergency Medicine for 6 months each, as well as doing a Diploma in Anaesthetics and a Diploma in Primary Emergency Care.
She is interested in the new paradigm shift in anaesthesia aﬀorded to us by rapidly advancing technology. She is speciﬁcally passionate about its implications for pain and anxiety management in the paediatric population.
As part of her MMed research, she will be looking at whether or not an audiovisual distraction at induction will alleviate anxiety.