Students will travel to the AANA Nurse Anesthesia Annual Congress to learn about anesthesia research, become familiar with new medical technology and network with potential employers. This is the premier national conference in the CRNA profession.

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Nurse Anesthesia Annual Congress

Students in FSU Panama City's nurse anesthesia program are unable to have any employment during their 28-month program due to the rigorous clinical training demands. Attendance of this event is highly encouraged but not offset in any manner by fees.

The $12,000 goal would pay one-third of the cost for the cohort of 24 students.

The Nurse Anesthesia Annual Congress of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, which will be Sept. 7-13 in Seattle, is designed to provide a variety of educational topics that will develop the maximum effectiveness of CRNAs in their roles as healthcare providers in diverse settings across the nation. Educational tracks include:

  • Continued Professional Certification (CPC) Program Review focusing on the fundamentals of nurse anesthesia principles and practice.
  • Clinical practice track focusing on providing new information for the CRNA engaged in clinical practice to assist with evidence-based decision making.
  • The business of anesthesia and the fundamentals of practice management track providing an overview of the key elements that will optimize business practices and reimbursement for a wide variety of practice settings.
  • The research in action track addressing cutting-edge issues in research, practice and education.  Innovative approaches to improve quality anesthesia care.
  • Enhanced recovery after surgery track providing educational content associated with multimodal perioperative care pathways designed to achieve early recovery for patients undergoing major surgery.
  • The special interest track including the Keynote Speaker, Diversity, the Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation, Leadership, Student Session, and Assembly of School Faculty sessions.
  • The health and wellness track focusing on building a healthy workplace environment; infusing diversity, inclusion, and cultural competence; how to create and implement a facility policy for safe handling of impairment and/or drug diversion, and planning anesthesia for patients with substance use disorder. Fun, healthy, non-CE activities are also included in this track.

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Board Members

Supporter Gift Date
Regina mellen 9/13/2017 9:03 AM
Anonymous Donor 9/10/2017 7:14 PM
Amira Zekan 9/10/2017 7:13 PM
Shannon K. Klug - Blumark 9/7/2017 3:37 PM
Anonymous Donor 8/28/2017 8:33 PM
Cathy A Stolworthy 8/28/2017 3:23 PM
Anonymous Donor 8/27/2017 10:36 PM
Samantha Ayers 8/10/2017 5:24 PM
B L Cooley Debolt 8/4/2017 7:58 AM
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Rosemary Prince 7/5/2017 9:22 AM
Parmjeet K Cobb 6/20/2017 3:12 PM
Kerri Reisinger 6/8/2017 8:06 PM
Stacey VanDyke 6/8/2017 5:30 PM
Julie M Brookins 6/8/2017 8:17 AM
Veronica Resendez 6/7/2017 7:45 PM
Jennifer L Thompson 6/7/2017 7:08 PM
Lindsey Zanetti 6/7/2017 6:54 PM
Barbara Ballengee 6/7/2017 6:27 PM
Alissa dasse 6/7/2017 5:48 PM
Victoria L Eads 6/7/2017 5:29 PM

Donations for this project ended on 9/18/2017 12:00 PM

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