This conference is “a lot of bang for your anesthesia buck.” Great real world lectures framed by cutting edge research! The facility and program is all top notch.

– D. Mistler, CRNA

Enjoy the Hilton Head Marriott Resort and Spa!

NAFA Hilton Head – 35th Annual Anesthesia Seminar will be held virtually!

  • Continuing education credits: 22 Class A credits
  • Fees:
    • $399 full conference
    • $109/day
  • Hotel reservations – our room block remains open for those that wish to still visit Hilton Head.

NAFA Hilton Head – Online Meeting Registration

  • Fees:
    • $399 full conference
    • $109/day

Registration Cancellation Policy
If you are not able to attend this event, you may choose one of the following options:

  1. Have full amount of funds applied toward a NAFA conference registration fee held within the next 12 months of cancellation.
  2. Have a refund issued less a $25.00 cancellation fee for administrative costs incurred.
    All requests for registration cancellations must be submitted in writing to nafa@vcu.edu or by fax at (804) 828-0581

Our room block is still open for those that still wish to visit Hilton Head!

NAFA Hilton Head hotel reservations ~ https://www.marriott.com/events/start.mi?id=1597951941051&key=GRP

Run of House – $209/night

Oceanview/oceanfront – $219/night

https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/hhhgr-marriott-hilton-head-resort-and-spa/

This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 22.00 Class A CE credits; Code Number 1038446; Expiration Date 6/5/2021.

NAFA and AANA / NBCRNA CE and Recertification Requirements:
Nurse Anesthesiology Faculty Associates (NAFA), a leader in continuing education, is pleased to inform clients that all NAFA events are designed to meet Class A credit requirements. Once NAFA programs are approved by AANA, and so noted on our website, clients will be able to apply their earned CE credits to meet Class A and/or Class B recertification requirements. Additionally, in planning CE offerings, careful consideration is given to include content congruent with the NBCRNA’s “Core Module” topical areas.

35th Annual Anesthesia Seminar Virtual Meeting Schedule

Wednesday, June 2, 2021 (5 credits)
7:00 a.m. – 7:15 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
7:15 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. Perceived Impact of Ambient Operating Room Noise by CRNAs
M. Cosgrove, PhD, CRNA
8:15 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Effectiveness of Structured Review on performance of Adult Learners on Standardized Exams
M. Cosgrove, PhD, CRNA
9:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Break
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. The Forgotten Victim: Second Victim Syndrome – implications for the CRNA
B. Wands, PhD, CRNA
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Run, Hide, Fight – Dealing with an Active Shooter Scenario in the OR
B. Wands, PhD, CRNA
12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Question and Answer Session
M. Cosgrove, PhD, CRNA
B. Wands, PhD, CRNA
Thursday, June 3, 2021 (6 credits)
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. What Could Possibly Go Wrong? A Review of Unexpected Clinical Events
T. C. Davis, PhD, CRNA
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Ultrasound Basics: “Knobology” in a Nutshell
L. H. Barnwell, DNAP, CRNA
9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Break
9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Ultrasound for Vascular Access: A Review
L. H. Barnwell, DNAP, CRNA
10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Ultrasound for Upper Extremity Peripheral Nerve Blockade
L. H. Barnwell, DNAP, CRNA
11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Question and Answer Session
T. C. Davis, PhD, CRNA
L. H. Barnwell, DNAP, CRNA
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Review of Scientific Posters – Virtually
Friday, June 4, 2021 (5.5 credits)
7:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. An Insider’s Look at the Opioid Crisis
G. M. Gay, MD
9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Break
9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. An Evaluation of Critical Resources in Nurse Anesthesia Education Programs
L. Stewart, PhD, CRNA
10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Current Trends and Medications in Obstetric Anesthesia Practice
L. Stewart, PhD, CRNA
12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Question and Answer Session
G. M. Gay, MD
L. Stewart, PhD, CRNA
Saturday, June 5, 2021 (5.5 credits)
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Whatever Happened to Nitrous Oxide?
B. Wands, PhD, CRNA
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Post-Operative Cognitive Delirium: How Well Do We Understand This Condition?
B. Wands, PhD, CRNA
9:00 a.m. -9:15 a.m. Break
9:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Transfusion Reaction: Case Studies in Clinical Practice
T. C. Davis, PhD, CRNA
10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Problem Based Learning: A Review of Unexpected Clinical Events
T. C. Davis, PhD, CRNA
12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Question and Answer Session
B. Wands, PhD, CRNA
T. C. Davis, PhD, CRNA

Meeting Director:

T. Corey Davis, PhD, CRNA
Associate Professor
Assistant Program Director
Vice-Chair for Clinical Affairs
Department of Nurse Anesthesia
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA

Faculty:

L. Harold Barnwell, DNAP, CRNA, CHSE
Assistant Professor
Assistant Director of Education
Department of Nurse Anesthesia
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA

Marianne Cosgrove, PhD, CRNA
Program Director
Yale-New Have Hospital School of Nurse Anesthesia
New Haven, CT

G. Mantovani Gay, MD
Medical Director
Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Office
Chesterfield, VA

Lois Stewart, PhD, CRNA
Community Health Network – Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN

Brenda Wands, PhD, CRNA, CHSE
Assistant Professor
Director of IPE/Post-Masters DNAP
Department of Nurse Anesthesia
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA

Registration

NAFA Hilton Head – Online Meeting Registration

  • Fees:
    • $399 full conference
    • $109/day

Registration Cancellation Policy
If you are not able to attend this event, you may choose one of the following options:

  1. Have full amount of funds applied toward a NAFA conference registration fee held within the next 12 months of cancellation.
  2. Have a refund issued less a $25.00 cancellation fee for administrative costs incurred.
    All requests for registration cancellations must be submitted in writing to nafa@vcu.edu or by fax at (804) 828-0581
Hotel

Our room block is still open for those that still wish to visit Hilton Head!

NAFA Hilton Head hotel reservations ~ https://www.marriott.com/events/start.mi?id=1597951941051&key=GRP

Run of House – $209/night

Oceanview/oceanfront – $219/night

https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/hhhgr-marriott-hilton-head-resort-and-spa/

Accreditation

This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 22.00 Class A CE credits; Code Number 1038446; Expiration Date 6/5/2021.

NAFA and AANA / NBCRNA CE and Recertification Requirements:
Nurse Anesthesiology Faculty Associates (NAFA), a leader in continuing education, is pleased to inform clients that all NAFA events are designed to meet Class A credit requirements. Once NAFA programs are approved by AANA, and so noted on our website, clients will be able to apply their earned CE credits to meet Class A and/or Class B recertification requirements. Additionally, in planning CE offerings, careful consideration is given to include content congruent with the NBCRNA’s “Core Module” topical areas.

Schedule

35th Annual Anesthesia Seminar Virtual Meeting Schedule

Wednesday, June 2, 2021 (5 credits)
7:00 a.m. – 7:15 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
7:15 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. Perceived Impact of Ambient Operating Room Noise by CRNAs
M. Cosgrove, PhD, CRNA
8:15 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Effectiveness of Structured Review on performance of Adult Learners on Standardized Exams
M. Cosgrove, PhD, CRNA
9:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Break
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. The Forgotten Victim: Second Victim Syndrome – implications for the CRNA
B. Wands, PhD, CRNA
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Run, Hide, Fight – Dealing with an Active Shooter Scenario in the OR
B. Wands, PhD, CRNA
12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Question and Answer Session
M. Cosgrove, PhD, CRNA
B. Wands, PhD, CRNA
Thursday, June 3, 2021 (6 credits)
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. What Could Possibly Go Wrong? A Review of Unexpected Clinical Events
T. C. Davis, PhD, CRNA
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Ultrasound Basics: “Knobology” in a Nutshell
L. H. Barnwell, DNAP, CRNA
9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Break
9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Ultrasound for Vascular Access: A Review
L. H. Barnwell, DNAP, CRNA
10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Ultrasound for Upper Extremity Peripheral Nerve Blockade
L. H. Barnwell, DNAP, CRNA
11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Question and Answer Session
T. C. Davis, PhD, CRNA
L. H. Barnwell, DNAP, CRNA
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Review of Scientific Posters – Virtually
Friday, June 4, 2021 (5.5 credits)
7:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. An Insider’s Look at the Opioid Crisis
G. M. Gay, MD
9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Break
9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. An Evaluation of Critical Resources in Nurse Anesthesia Education Programs
L. Stewart, PhD, CRNA
10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Current Trends and Medications in Obstetric Anesthesia Practice
L. Stewart, PhD, CRNA
12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Question and Answer Session
G. M. Gay, MD
L. Stewart, PhD, CRNA
Saturday, June 5, 2021 (5.5 credits)
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. Whatever Happened to Nitrous Oxide?
B. Wands, PhD, CRNA
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Post-Operative Cognitive Delirium: How Well Do We Understand This Condition?
B. Wands, PhD, CRNA
9:00 a.m. -9:15 a.m. Break
9:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Transfusion Reaction: Case Studies in Clinical Practice
T. C. Davis, PhD, CRNA
10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Problem Based Learning: A Review of Unexpected Clinical Events
T. C. Davis, PhD, CRNA
12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. Question and Answer Session
B. Wands, PhD, CRNA
T. C. Davis, PhD, CRNA

Meeting Director:

T. Corey Davis, PhD, CRNA
Associate Professor
Assistant Program Director
Vice-Chair for Clinical Affairs
Department of Nurse Anesthesia
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA

Faculty:

L. Harold Barnwell, DNAP, CRNA, CHSE
Assistant Professor
Assistant Director of Education
Department of Nurse Anesthesia
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA

Marianne Cosgrove, PhD, CRNA
Program Director
Yale-New Have Hospital School of Nurse Anesthesia
New Haven, CT

G. Mantovani Gay, MD
Medical Director
Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Office
Chesterfield, VA

Lois Stewart, PhD, CRNA
Community Health Network – Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN

Brenda Wands, PhD, CRNA, CHSE
Assistant Professor
Director of IPE/Post-Masters DNAP
Department of Nurse Anesthesia
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA

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