Course Information

The purpose of this meeting is to provide Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) an up-to-date refresher on current research relevant to the practice of anesthesia. The goals of the CEU activity will be accomplished with lectures and discussion. The ultimate goal is to provide participants information to improve the quality and safety in the care of surgical patients requiring anesthesia.

Course Credit:  This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 7.00 Class A CE Credits; Code Number 1035563; Expiration Date 3/10/2018.

AANA designates this program as meeting the criteria for up to 1.00 CE Credits in the Pharmacology/Therapeutics.

Course Ojectives:

  • Participants will be able to state the MOA of 2 alternative non-opioid medications used in the peri-operative arena
  • Participants will be able to discuss the NPO guideline changes in the Pediatric Patient
  • Participants will be able to describe quality measures relating to airway management and patient outcomes
  • Participants will be able to identify how mindfulness plays a role in becoming a better leader
  • Participants will understand the pathway of CRNA to DNP/DNAP Program
  • Participants will be able to discuss case and expected pathway vs complications
  • Participants will be able to discuss the differing anesthesia needs for bronchoscopy
  • Participants will be able to describe the difference between evidence-based care and dogmatic practice


Registration Fees:

 Registration Fees BEFORE  2/1/2018  Registration Fees AFTER 2/1/2018
 AANA Members                                                                      $135  AANA Members                                                            $155
 AANA Non-Members                                                              $145  AANA Non-Members                                                    $165
 Anesthesia Techs, SRNAs                                                       $85  Anesthesia Techs, SRNAs                                            $85

***Registration fee includes continental breakfast, lunch and breaks


Program Chairperson

Amanda Greer, MSN, CRNA