Jan Stewart Memorial Wellness Lecture Series

Jan Stewart Lecture 2017, 14th in the Series

Today’s opioid overdose epidemic is changing the face of both healthcare and society in America, putting pressure on providers to find alternate means of pain control in and out of the operating room. Have you had challenges providing anesthesia for a patient with a substance use disorder? Do you want to learn more about anesthesia care specifc to this patient population? Panel of expert CRNAs will discuss the disease of addiction and anesthesia plan consideration to best care for patients with or recovering from substance use disorder, including medication-assisted treatment.    
Jan Stewart Speaker supported by the AANA Foundation

You can contribute to the AANA Foundation to support the Jan Stewart Memorial Wellness Lecture Series, which provides a topic at each AANA Nurse Anesthesia Annual Congress to increase awareness of anesthesia professionals' occupational risk of substance use disorder.
AANA Fun Walk/Run net proceeds allocated to the AANA Foundation's Jan Stewart Memorial Fund to help support future speakers in the series: 2015 $9,320 and 2016 $13,355.  

Please designate "Wellness/Jan Stewart Fund" when making your donation.

 Speaker Series


 About Jan Stewart


Named after our respected colleague, 1999 - 2000 AANA President Jan Stewart, CRNA, ARNP, the Jan Stewart Memorial Wellness Lecture Series features speakers on wellness-related topics at each AANA Nurse Anesthesia Annual Congress. 

Link to more info on:

  • Jan's achievements as AANA President
  • Jan's daughter Sarah speaks about her mother in the About Wellness video