Anesthesia Review & Update – Florida

March 17 – 20, 2019
Clearwater Beach, Florida
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Jill Krystofinski, CRNA, MSN
Staff CRNA, Department of Anesthesiology
Lehigh Valley Health Network
Allentown, PA

John P. McDonough, CRNA, EdD, ARNP
Professor & Director, Nurse Anesthesia Program
Director Graduate Nursing Programs
University of North Florida
Jacksonville, FL

Jonathan Pabalate, CRNA, DNP
JPC Anesthesia Informatics, Inc.
Jacksonville, FL

LTC Peter Donald Strube, DNP, CRNA, MSNA, APNP, ARN
Assistant Professor, Rosalind Franklin University
CEO, Trollway Anesthesia and Education Seminars
Founding Member CRNA Connect
Mount Horeb, WI


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Sunday, March 17 (6 credits)
0645-0730 Registration & Continental Breakfast
0730-0830 Addiction and Personality in Anesthesia (McDonough)
0830-0930 Hypertension and It’s Treatment in the Perioperative Period (McDonough)
0930-0945 Refreshment Break
0945-1045 Big Data and Health Care Futurism (Pabalate)
1045-1145 The Pervasive Problem of Distracted Healthcare Delivery: How to Balance Patient Care with Health Technology (Pabalate)
1145-1245 Lunch on your own
1245-1345 Management of Acute and Chronic Pain (McDonough)
1345-1445 General Anesthesia with No Opioids and No Vapors (McDonough)
Monday, March 18 (4 credits)
0645-0730 Registration & Continental Breakfast
0725-0730 Introductions (Young)
0730-0830 Hypothermia and It’s Influence on Anesthesia Outcomes (Pabalate)
0830-0930 Goal Directed Fluid Therapy Technology Primer (Pabalate)
0930-0945 Refreshment Break
0945-1045 The Vital Link Between Past and Present in Anesthesiology Nursing (McDonough)
10-45-1145 Modern Ventilator Modes Demystified (Pabalate)
Tuesday, March 19 (6 CE Credits)
0645-0730 Registration & Continental Breakfast
0725-0730 Introductions
0730-0830 Ketamine and Gabapentin: Their Past and Present Places in Our Anesthesia Armory (Krystofinski)
0830-0930 Anesthesia for the Burn Patient (Krystofinski)
0930-0945 Refreshment Break
0945-1045 Dashboards, Metrics and Patient Satisfaction (Strube)
1045-1145 DOGMA, Traditions: What is the Evidence (Strube)
1145-1245 Lunch on your own
1245-1345 Burn Anesthesia Techniques You May Never See (Krystofinski)
1345-1445 The Opioid Epidemic and the Best Practice for the Patients on Methadone and Suboxone (Krystofinski)
Wednesday, March 20 (4 CE Credits)
0645-0730 Registration & Continental Breakfast
0725-0730 Introductions (Boothby)
0730-0830 Tomorrow’s Pharmacology Today (Strube)
0830-0930 Pharmacogenetics and Personalized Anesthesia Care (Strube)
0930-0945 Refreshment Break
0945-1045 Opioid Free: Are We Crazy or Bold (Strube)
1045-1145 Illegal Drugs and the Impact on Anesthesia Care (Strube)

Accreditation: This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 20.00 Class A CE credits; Code Number 1036894; Expiration Date 3/20/2019.

AANA designates this program as meeting the criteria for up to 6.00 CE Credits in pharmacology/therapeutics.