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Wednesday Morning Concurrent Session Preview

Concurrent sessions on Pharmacology, Improving Quality in Anesthesia, Current Hot Topics, Pediatrics, and Diversity and Inclusion will be held on Wednesday morning, Aug. 8, in the Moscone Center West Convention Center. See pages 34-35 of the Program Directory for CE credits and learning objectives.

Moscone West Convention Center: Room 2001/2003/2005
(designated Pharmacology credit)
7 - 8 a.m.
Pharmacologic Management of the Patient with Autoimmune Muscle Diseases and Inherited Syndromes-Considerations for a Safe Anesthetic
Mary A. Golinksi, CRNA, PhD
8 – 9 a.m.
The Future of Anticoagulation
Mark Gabot, CRNA, MSN
9:30 – 11:30 A.M.
What’s the Latest in Cardiovascular Drugs?
Myron H. Arnaud, CRNA, MS
Improving quality in Anesthesia
Moscone West Convention Center: Room 2007/2009/2011
7 – 8 a.m.
I’ve Been served . . . Now What?
Mark Silberman, JD
9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Using Evidence-Based Practice to Reduce OR Errors
Joseph E. Pellegrini, CRNA, PhD
10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Centers for Disease Control and Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee Guidelines and Anesthesia Care
Lisa J. Thiemann, CRNA, PhD
Current Hot Topics
Moscone West convention Center: Room 2002/2004
7 – 8 a.m.
Bioterrorism and Homeland Security: Bugs, Bombs, and Blasts
Rune B. Lillquist, CRNA, PhD
8 – 9 a.m.
Anesthesia for Out of OR Procedures
Charles A. Griffis, CRNA, PhD
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Issues Impacting CRNAs in the Past 50 Years
Patricia W. Newman, CRNA, MS
Moscone West Convention Center: Room 2006/2008
7 – 8 a.m.
Parturient with Cardiomyopathy
Michael Rieker, CRNA, DNP
8 – 9 a.m.
OB Anesthesia – Where We’ve Been, Where We Are and Where We’re Likely Going
Brian J. Kasson, CRNA, MHS
9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Pregnant Patient Undergoing Non-Obstetric Surgery
Michael Rieker, CRNA, DNP
10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Neonatal Anesthesia
Stanley M. Hall, MD, PhD
Diversity and Inclusion
Moscone West convention center: Room 2024
9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Practical Strategies for Addressing Cultural Competence in Education and Clinical Practice: Understanding our Responsibilities as Nurse Anesthetists
Renee Branch Canady, PhD, MPA