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Michael Ingersoll, RN, BSN (left), performs an awake fiberoptic airway examination under the guidance of Peter Kallio, CRNA, MSN, APNP, at Clement J. Zablocki VA, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Ingersoll, now a CRNA, was a student at Rosaline Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Nurse Anesthesia Program, North Chicago, Illinois, at the time this photo was taken. Kallio is clinical director of the Preanesthesia Clinic at Clement J. Zablocki VA, and an instructor at Rosalind Franklin. The preanesthesia clinic was developed by Kallio in response to a need for improved and consistent preoperative evaluation of the high risk anesthesia patient.