Annual Anesthesia Review & Update with Spinal & Epidural Hands-on Workshop

March 22 – 25, 2021
Clearwater Beach, Florida
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Lisa Herbinger, DNP, MSN, CRNA
Associate Chair & Associate Professor
Department of Nurse Anesthesia
Ida Moffett School of Nursing
Samford University
Birmingham, AL

Franklin McShane, DNP, CRNA, APNP
Past President, Wisconsin Association of Nurse Anesthetists
Assistant Professor, Director of Nursing Simulation
Deputy Director, RFUMS Center for Interprofessional Evidence-Based Practice
Nurse Anesthesia
College of Health Professionals
Rosalind Franklin University
North Chicago, IL

Charles A. Reese, PhD, CRNA,
Associate Professor, Anesthesiology
Associate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Medical College of Virginia Physicians/VCU Medical Center
Richmond, VA

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

Matthew D. Zinder, CRNA
Zinder Anesthesia, LLC
Pikesville, NA


Monday, March 22 (5 credits)

0645-0730   Registration & Continental Breakfast
0730-0745   Introductions (Young)
0745-0845   Stress Management for Healthcare Providers (Zinder)
0845-0945   Physiology of Sleep (Zinder)
0945-1045   Aviation and Anesthesia: Lessons Learned From Our Unexpected Colleagues (Zinder)
1045-1100   Refreshment Break
1100-1200   Anesthesia Crisis Management (Strube)
1200-1300   Hypertension: A Change in Thoughts in Anesthesia (Strube)
1300-1330   Refreshment
1330-1500   CPCA Pharmacology Preparatory Review Course (Strube)**

Tuesday, March 23 (5 credits)

0645-0730   Registration & Continental Breakfast
0730-0745   Introductions (Young)
0745-0845   PTSD and Its Effects on Health Care (Zinder)
0845-0945   Quantitative NMB Monitoring (Herbinger)
0945-1000   Refreshment Break
1000-1100  Interpreting TEG’s (Herbinger)
1100-1200 Interactive Pharm Update (Herbinger)
1200-1300   Recovery Room Pain – What Should I Do? (Strube)
1300-1330   Refreshment
1330-1530 CPCA Airway Preparatory Review Course (Strube)**

Wednesday, March 24 (5 credits)

0645-0730   Registration & Continental Breakfast
0730-0745   Introductions (Young)
0745-0845   Spinal Anesthesia: Techniques and Dosing (McShane)
0845-0945   Central Neuraxial Anesthesia: Clinical Practice Update (McShane)
0945-1000   Refreshment Break
1000-1130   Clinical Techniques of Epidural Anesthesia (Reese)
1130-1230   Lunch on your own
1230-1400   Clinical Applications of Epidural Anesthesia (Reese)

Thursday, March 25 (5 credits)

0645-0730   Registration & Continental Breakfast
0730-0745   Introductions (Young)
0745-0845   Introduction to the Use of Ultrasound in Epidural Anesthesia (Reece)
0845-0945   Spinals and Epidurals in the Difficult Back (McShane)
0945-1045   Epidural Anesthesia: When Things Go Bad (Reese)
1045-1200   Lunch on your own
1200-1400   Spinal and Epidural Hands-On Workshop (Staff)

** Optional CPCA Review Courses are being offered for an additional tuition fee.