Congress Daily - Pre-Issue 2

Student Registered Nurse Anesthetist (SRNA) Activities

  • Aug 5, 2019

Some events listed below are not specifically for SRNAs, but may be of interest.

Saturday, Aug. 10

8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Opening Ceremonies
Grand Ballroom A-F, Ballroom Level, East Tower

9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Keynote Address: Living with No Excuses
Speaker: Noah Galloway
Grand Ballroom A-F, Ballroom Level, East Tower

10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Demystifying the Transition from SRNA to CRNA: An Interactive Q&A
Regency Ballroom C, Ballroom Level, West Tower
Remove registration badge upon entry

11 a.m. - 12 noon
Understanding CRNA Malpractice Insurance
Speaker: John Fetcho, CPCU, ARM, Director of AANA Insurance Services
Michigan 1ABC, Concourse Level, East Tower

1:15 - 5 p.m.
Annual Business Meeting
Grand Ballroom A, Lobby Level, West Tower

6 - 7 p.m.
Kick-Off Orientation and Networking
Crystal Ballroom A, Lobby Level, West Tower

7 - 9 p.m.
Welcome Reception (Food, Fun, Music)
Atrium, Lobby Level
Have registration badge with you

Sunday, Aug. 11

6:45 - 7:45 a.m.
Anesthetists in Recovery (AIR) and Friends Open Support Meeting
All welcome
Atlanta, Ballroom Level, West Tower

7:45 a.m. - 9 a.m.
Jan Stewart Memorial Wellness Lecture
My Life With Dirty John: A Story of Addiction, Deception, and Survival

Speaker: Tonia A. Bales, CRNA
Grand Ballroom A-F, Ballroom Level, East Tower

9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Career Fair
Columbus G-L, Ballroom Level, East Tower

10:45 a.m. - 12 Noon
Pioneers Meeting Intergenerational Discussion
Speakers: Wilma K. Gillis, CRNA, APNP, Sandra K. Tunajek, DNP, CRNA; Patti Parolari, MSN, CRNA
Randolph 1AB, Concourse Level, East Tower

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
A Journey Is Not a Destination: Diversity and Inclusion Within a Nurse Anesthesia Program
Speakers: Courtney Brown, PhD, CRNA, CHSE; Tiffany Cowan, MSN, CRNA

3:15 - 6 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Opening
Riverside Hall, East Tower

5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Military Updates
Air Force: Michigan 3
Army: Randolph 3
Navy: Randolph 1A-1B

7 - 11 p.m.
AANA Foundation Fundraiser
A Taste of Chicago: Champagne & Sports
Discounted tickets (limited) for SRNAs (Details)

Monday, August 12

7:45 - 8:15 a.m.
Education Committee Student Representative Speeches and Voting
Grand Ballroom A-F, Ballroom Level, East Tower

8:15 - 9 a.m.
Your Rookie Year
Speakers: Devin Miller, CRNA; Lawrence Chong, MSN, CRNA
Grand Ballroom A-F, Ballroom Level, East Tower

9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Open
Riverside Hall, East Tower

9 - 9:45 a.m.
How Do I ...?
Speakers: Michael Rieker, DNP, CRNA, FAAN; Julie C. Gauderman, MS, CRNA, APRN; Carole V. Doyscher, MSA, BSN, CRNA.
Grand Ballroom A-F, Ballroom Level, East Tower

Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Student Luncheon
Grand Ballroom, Ballroom Level, East Tower
Supported in part by NBCRNA

2 - 4 p.m.
Ultrasound Open Lab - SRNA Only
Speaker: Christian R. Falyar, DNAP, CRNA
Plaza AB, Lobby Level, East Tower

4 - 5:15 p.m.
How to Get the Right Job and Keep It
Speaker: Thomas S. Davis, MAE, CRNA
Regenecy Ballroom C, Ballroom Level, West Tower

6 - 7:30 p.m.
30th Anniversary Anesthesia College Bowl
Grand Ballroom
Supported by MedPro

7:30 - 10 p.m.
Anesthesia College Bowl Reception
Crystal Ballroom B&C, Lobby Level, West Tower
Hosted by Envision Physician Services

Tuesday, August 13

8 - 10 a.m.
AANA Career Fair
Columbus G-L

8 - 10 a.m.
Exhibit Hall Open
Continental Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall
Riverside Hall, East Tower

10 - 11 a.m.
It's Okay to Not Be Okay: Implementing an Anesthesia Peer Support System
Speakers: Heather Bair, DNP, CRNA, CHSE; Robyn Finney, DNAP, CRNA, APRN; Laura L. Schneider-Look, MAE, CRNA, APRN
Regency Ballroom D, Ballroom Level, West Tower

12:45 - 1:45 p.m.
Mock Malpractice Deposition
Speakers: John Fetcho, CPCU, ARM; Steven J. Mund, DNP, CRNA, CENP, FACHE
Regency Ballroom A, Ballroom Level, West Tower

6 - 7 p.m.
Annual Banquet Reception (Cash Bar)
Grand Ballroom A-F, Ballroom Level, East Tower

7 - 11:30 p.m.
Annual Banquet
Grand Ballroom A-F, Ballroom Level, East Tower