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  2017 Spring Symposium

 May 4-7, 2017
The Hotel Hershey

About the Hotel:
PANA will be returning to the historical Hotel Hershey for the 2017 Spring Symposium! Located in the Sweetest Place on Earth, the Hotel Hershey offers fun for the entire family. 

The Hotel Hershey
100 Hotel Road, 
Hershey, PA, 17033

Hotel rooms are $245.00 per night, plus tax. Rooms will only be held at this discounted rate until April 4, 2017. To reserve your room, please call The Hotel Hershey at 717-533-2171 and mention you are with PANA to get the discounted room rate! 


Cancellations must be received before April 21st.  A $75.00 administrative fee will be charged for all cancellations.  NO REFUNDS will be given after April 22nd


Specialty Workshops Offered This Year

Difficult Airway Workshop - 4 hour course
Participants will learn to correctly perform alternative airway techniques including bullard, lighted stylet, bougie, fast trach LMA, needle cric and jet ventilation, cricothyriodotomy with cook Kit, fiberoptic intubation, combitube, King LT airway.  

Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy - 4 hour course
Provides a firm foundation on the aspects of principles and psychomotor skill sets necessary to rapidly become clinically proficient in the basic uses of the fiberoptic bronchoscope in the anesthesia domain.  Participants will be able to recognize the value of the role the fiberoptic bronchoscope plays in airway management, at the conclusion of the course.  


Schedule of Events

Thursday, May 4th - (5 Class A CE)

5:00 PM -
7:00 PM
 

Welcome Reception

5:00 PM -
5:30 PM
 

The Use of Cleviprex (Clevidipine) in the Perioperative Setting
Maura Nerbecki, BSN, SRNA; University of Scranton

5:30 PM -
6:00 PM
 

The Structure of Bupivacaine and its Relation to Cardiotoxicity and Lipid Rescue
Sean Zajdel, BSN, SRNA; York College of PA/Well Span Health

6:00 PM -
6:30 PM 

Anesthetic Management of the Renal Failure Patient
Nicholas Edler, BSN, CCRNA, SRNA;  York College of PA/Well Span Health

6:30 PM -
7:00 PM
 

Anesthesia for the Preeclamptic Patient
Gabrielle Cifaldi, BSN, CCRN, SRNA; Thomas Jefferson University

7:00 PM -
7:30 PM
 

Anesthesia for the Patient with Multiple Sclerosis
Meredith Spang, BSN, CCRN, SRNA; Thomas Jefferson University

7:30 PM -
8:00 PM
 

One-Lung Ventilation Anesthesia Considerations
Mamie Bayoh, SRNA; Thomas Jefferson University

8:00 PM -
8:30 PM
 

Optimizing Ventilation; The Choice is Yours
Ji Su (Jenny) Kim, BSN, CCRN, SRNA & Logan MacLean, BSN, SRNA; 
University of Pennsylvania

8:30 PM -
9:00 PM 

When Silence isn't Golden: The Effect of Human Factors on Interprofessional Collaboration
and Patient Outcomes in the Perioperative Setting 
Catherine A. Ferreira, BSN, CCRN, SRNA & Amber Lyons, BSN, CCRN, SRNA; 
University of Pennsylvania

9:00 PM -
9:30 PM 

Anesthetic Considerations for Patients with Fontan Physiology
Miranda Beach, BSN, CCRN, SRNA; Villanova University

9:30 PM -
10:00 PM
 

The Way We’ve Always Done it- Examining Evidence Based Practice in Anesthesia 
Kristina Hershey, BSN, CCRN, SRNA; Villanova University

 

Friday, May 5th - (9 Class A CE)

6:00 AM -
9:00 AM

Breakfast

Specialty Workshops Available
Limited to 16 attendees each session
($150 CRNA; $99 SRNA addtl cost)

7:00 AM -
8:00 AM

Compelling Conversations for Intentional Outcomes-
Utilizing Your Career Path to Achieve Your Goals

Jeremy Stanley, CFP, AIF, President & Founder of CRNA Financial Planning

 
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

 Geriatric Anesthesia
Susan Elczyna, Ph.D, CRNA

Difficult Airway Workshop AM 
WISER Institute
8:00 - Noon 
Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy AM
WISER Institute 
8:00 - Noon
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Surgical Infection Prevention:
Focus on Antibiotics
Mike Lord, DNP, MSN, CRNA, CCRN



10:00 AM - 10:15 AM 

Break



10:15 AM - 11:45 AM 

Frank J. Tornetta Memorial Lecture: Issues in Clinical Education; Helping Our Students AND Preceptors Succeed
Michael Kost, DNP, CRNA
John O'Donnell, RN, MSN, DRPH, CRNA


 
11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Human Error: Human Factors, Teamwork, Safety and Efficiency
Kenneth Catchpole, BSc, PhD, MCIEHF



12:45 PM - 1:30 PM 

Legislative and Regulatory Update
Karen Murphy, RN, Ph.D, Secretary, Department of Health (invited)

   
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Lunch

Difficult Airway Workshop PM
WISER Institute
2:00 - 6:00 PM 
Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy PM
WISER Institute
2:00 - 6:00 PM
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM 

Distractions in the OR
Michelle Feil, MSN, RN, CPPS, Senior Patient Safety Analyst, PA Patient Safety Authority

 
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM 

Neuroanesthesia: A Fast Track Approach
Bruce Weiner, MS, CRNA, AANA President Elect



4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

AANA Update
Bruce Weiner, MS, CRNA, AANA President Elect



5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Sponsored Reception



 6:00 PM -
 7:00 PM
 PANA Board of Trustees Meeting    

 

Saturday, May 6th - (5 Class A CE; 10 Class A CE with ACLS/PALS)

6:00 AM -
9:00 AM 

Breakfast

 
7:00 AM - 
8:00 AM 

Post-ACA America: What Trends and Challenges Mean for You
Lisa Summers, DrPH, FACNM, Yale University

 
8:00 AM -
9:30 AM

PANA Business Meeting, State Update and Awards
PANA Board of Trustees

ACLS/BLS Renewal Course
Medtrain
9:30 AM -
10:00 AM

Break

ACLS/BLS Renewal Course
Medtrain
10:00 AM -
11:00 AM 

Anesthesia and Burn Victims
Jill Krystofinski, CRNA

ACLS/BLS Renewal Course
Medtrain
11:00 AM -
12:00 PM 

The Anesthesia Delivery System, Troubleshooting & Overview
Mike Shtur, Field Service Engineer

ACLS/BLS Renewal Course
Medtrain 
12:00 PM -
1:00 PM

The Anesthesia Delivery System, continued
Mike Shtur, Field Service Engineer


1:00 PM -
2:30 PM 

Lunch

PALS Renewal Course
Medtrain
2:30 PM -
4:00 PM 

PANA College Bowl (non-CE approved)

PALS Renewal Course
Medtrain
5:00 PM -
7:00 PM
 

PAC Meet and Greet Reception

PALS Renewal Course
Medtrain  

 

 

 Sunday, May 7th - (4 Class A CE)

6:00 AM -
9:00 AM 

Breakfast

7:00 AM -
8:00 AM 

From Lobbyist to Candidate
Sharon Pearce, MSN, CRNA

8:00 AM -
9:00 AM

Preventing Wrong Surgery Sites
Robert Yonash, PA Patient Safety Authority

9:00 AM -
10:00 AM 

Patient Satisfaction with Anesthesia Services: What Do Patients Really Want?
Stephanie Woodruff, DNP, CRNA

10:00 AM -
11:00 AM
 

DNP Project: Web-based verses simulation Learning
Judy Kimemia, MS, BSN, CRNA

 

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Sarah Dailey at Sarah@assnoffices.com

 

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