Sunday, January 19th, 2020

5:30PM - 7:00PM
Taste of New Orleans CRNA Welcome Reception for Attendee and One Guest by RSVP Only

Monday, January 20th, 2020

6:30AM - 7:00AM
Registration and Street Car Buffet
6:55AM - 7:00AM
Welcome and Introduction
7:00AM - 8:00AM
Protective Lung Strategies in Anesthesia
- Kimberly Westra, DNP, MS, MBA, CRNA

NBCRNA Core Content

  • Airway Management
  • Physiology & Pathophysiology
8:00AM - 9:00AM
Dealing with Difficult Personalities in the Workplace
- Kimberly Westra, DNP, MS, MBA, CRNA
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Occupational Hazards in the Operating Room
- Ryan Shores, CRNA, DNP
10:00AM - 10:15AM
Refreshment Break
10:15AM - 11:15AM
OB and Pathophysiology
- Sal Ciresi, Ph.D., MN, CRNA

NBCRNA Core Content

  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology & Pathophysiology
11:15AM - 12:15PM
The Business of Anesthesia: Know your Value
- Steve Wooden, DNP, CRNA, NSPM-C
12:15PM - 1:15PM
Bonus Credit: NBCRNA / CPC (Continued Professional Certification) Update
- Steve Wooden, DNP, CRNA, NSPM-C

Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

6:30AM - 7:00AM
Registration and Street Car Buffet
7:00AM - 9:00AM
Anticoagulants and Antiplatelets: Implications, Administration, and Reversal
- Ryan Shores, CRNA, DNP

NBCRNA Core Content

  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology & Pathophysiology
9:00AM - 9:15AM
Refreshment Break
9:15AM - 10:15AM
Pre-operative Fasting: Or Why We Starve Our Patients
- Steve Wooden, DNP, CRNA, NSPM-C

NBCRNA Core Content

  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology & Pathophysiology
10:15AM - 11:15AM
Anesthesia: Clinical, Career Pathway, Making it to Retirement Safely
- Kimberly Westra, DNP, MS, MBA, CRNA
11:15AM - 12:15PM
Neuroendocrine Tumors: Preoperative Intraoperative and Postoperative Anesthetic Management
- Sal Ciresi, Ph.D., MN, CRNA

NBCRNA Core Content

  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology & Pathophysiology

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020

6:30AM - 7:00AM
Registration and Street Car Buffet
7:00AM - 9:00AM
Pain Theory and How It Applies to Your Anesthesia Practice
- Steve Wooden, DNP, CRNA, NSPM-C

NBCRNA Core Content

  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology & Pathophysiology
9:00AM - 9:15AM
Refreshment Break
9:15AM - 10:00AM
Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction vs Delirium. What can you do about It?
- Sal Ciresi, Ph.D., MN, CRNA

NBCRNA Core Content

  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology & Pathophysiology
10:15AM - 11:15AM
Emerging Interventional Cardiology Procedures
- Kimberly Westra, DNP, MS, MBA, CRNA

NBCRNA Core Content

  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology & Pathophysiology
11:15AM - 12:15PM
Trauma Resuscitation in the OR
- Ryan Shores, CRNA, DNP

NBCRNA Core Content

  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology & Pathophysiology

Thursday, January 23rd, 2020

6:00AM - 7:00AM
Registration and Street Car Buffet
7:00AM - 8:00AM
Oxygen: Friend or Foe
- Sal Ciresi, Ph.D., MN, CRNA

NBCRNA Core Content

  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology & Pathophysiology
8:00AM - 9:00AM
Anesthesia for Intraoperative Neuromonitoring: Evidence, Application, and Hocus Pocus?
- Ryan Shores, CRNA, DNP
9:00AM - 9:15AM
Refreshment Break
9:15AM - 10:15AM
Midazolam and Romazicon: An Excellent Partnership
- Steve Wooden, DNP, CRNA, NSPM-C

NBCRNA Core Content

  • Pharmacology
10:15AM - 11:15AM
Pediatric Anesthesia for Occasional Pediatric Anesthesia
- Kimberly Westra, DNP, MS, MBA, CRNA

NBCRNA Core Content

  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology & Pathophysiology
11:15AM - 12:15PM
Ketamine: Old Kid on the Block
- Kimberly Westra, DNP, MS, MBA, CRNA

NBCRNA Core Content

  • Pharmacology