About OUR SYMPOSIUM
The Symposium is an all-day event with 10 CEU credits from the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for members.
The AANA is currently reviewing this Symposium for 10 Class A CEUs. The AANA number will be listed here when it is available.
Cost for the Symposium is $125 for CRNAs and $65 for SRNAs, RNs and anesthesia techs.
Sign In & Breakfast: 6:30-7:30 a.m.; Lectures start at 7:30 a.m.; lunch will be provided; Lectures conclude at approximately 5:30 p.m. Certificates of Attendance will not be issued until after the final presentation, as per AANA requirements.
PROGRAM COODINATOR'S NOTE:
The program outline listed below is still a work in progress. . We reserve the right to change the program as needed, prior to the start of the Symposium. Stay tuned!
6:30-7:30 AM - Sign-in and Breakfast
Video: "Damage Control Resuscitation"
Jonathan Waters, MD
7:30 - 8:30 AM - William Simmons, MD
"Awareness with Recall During General Anesthesia: Incidence and Risk Factors"
8:30 - 9:30 AM - Michael Debroeck , DNP, CRNA
"The Role of Anesthesia in a Mass Casualty Situation"
9:30 - 9:45 AM - MORNING BREAK
9:45-10:45 AM - Garalynn Thomas, DNAP, CRNA
"Fatigue- A Hidden Danger for Safe Patient Care & Anesthesia Provider Health"
10:45 - 11:45 AM - Lawrence Marr, MD
"Perioperative Venous Embolism"
11:45 AM - 1 PM - LUNCH
Video: "Politics & Anesthesia"
Jason Bauer, MSN, CRNA
1 - 2 PM - Jessica Poole, DNAP, CRNA
"Beyond The OR : Professional Politics & Advocacy"
2 - 3 PM - Grace Lim, MD
"OB Anesthesia in the 21t Century: What Every CRNA Needs to Know"
3 - 3:15 PM - AFTERNOON BREAK
3:15 - 4:15 PM - Manuel Vallejo, DMD, MD
"General Anesthetics & Sedation and Delayed Development in Children"
4:15 - 5:15 - Jonathan Waters, MD
"Mythology of Plasma Transfusion"
Paid registrants unable to attend the Symposium will be refunded upon request to the Program Coordinator via email to email@example.com
We will not issue any refunds after Friday, February 01, 2019.
If you paid by credit/debit card, your account will be credited and you will receive a confirmation email. Please direct requests for credit card refunds to the above-listed email.
If you paid by check, please mail us a written request for a refund. Please be sure to include a stamped, self-addressed envelope with your request. Written requests should be sent to: Richard Morton, Department of Anesthesia, Magee Womens Hospital, 300 Halket Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.