May 16-19, 2019 | New Orleans, LA
JW Marriott New Orleans

Hotel

JW Marriott, 614 Canal St, New Orleans, LA 70130

Hotel rate: $160 – make your reservation online here
Deadline to reserve: Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Registration

Agenda

Thursday

11:00am Registration & Visit with Exhibitors
12:00pm Upper Torso Pain Blocks Gerry Pedersen, CRNA
1:00pm Lipid Rescue Gerry Pedersen, CRNA
2:00pm Break & Visitor with Exhibitors
2:30pm Balancing Acts Laura Bonanno, CRNA
3:30pm Emergence Delirium: Maintaining Veteran and Employee Safety William Pileggi, CRNA, MSN; Michael Boland, M.Ed.; David Julian, M.Ed. 6:30pm Ice Breaker Reception

Friday

7:00am Registration, Breakfast & Visit with Exhibitors
8:00am Think Differently Matt Welder, CRNA
9:00am Opioid Free Anesthesia Brian Selai, CRNA, MSN
10:00am Break & Visit with Exhibitors
10:30am Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Thomas McHugh, MN, CRNA
11:30am Lunch & NBCRNA CPC Program Update Rishelle Zhou, MSN, LLB, CRNA
12:30pm The Uppers and Downers of Cardiac Pharmacology Angela Mund, DNP, CRNA
1:30pm Show Me the Evidence! Angela Mund, DNP, CRNA
2:30pm AVANA Business Meeting and Q&A

Saturday

7:00am Registration, Breakfast & Visit with Exhibitors
8:00am Etomidate as an Induction Agent in Sepsis Raymond J. Devlin, DNP, CRNA
9:00am Anesthesia and Cancer: An Update Brian Selai, CRNA, MSN
10:00am Break & Visit with Exhibitors
10:30am VA Central Office Anethesia Update Roberta Reedy, CRNA, DNSc
11:30am Lunch & AANA Update: The Value of Membership Garry Brydges, DNP, MBA, CRNA, ACNP-BC
12:30pm Opioids: Inflammatory Inducer & Immune Function Reduction Garry Brydges, DNP, MBA, CRNA, ACNP-BC
1:30pm Wilderness, Cold and Dive Medicine Matt Welder, CRNA
2:30pm Extended Session: Financial Solutions Larry Welder
6:30pm Dinner & Mixer

Sunday

7:00am Registration, Breakfast & Visit with Exhibitors
8:00am Guidelines for Massive Transfusions Patrick McElhone, CRNA
9:00am PTSD Treatment & Anesthetic Considerations in Military Veterans Raymond J. Devlin, DNP, CRNA
10:00am Break & Visit with Exhibitors
10:15am TBD
11:15am Student Poster Presentations
12:15pm Closing Comments and Raffle Winners