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Anesthesia Update in Desert Oasis
Anesthesia Update in Desert Oasis

Anesthesia Update in Desert Oasis

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Scottsdale, AZ
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February 26, 2018 - March 01, 2018
Hotel with three floors
DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Hotel Paradise Valley - Scottsdale
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*This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 21.00 Class A CE credits; Code Number 1034929; Expiration Date 3/1/2018. AANA designates this program as meeting the criteria for up to 6.00 CE Credits in pharmacology/therapeutics.

Full Conference Registration Includes:

  • 21 Class A CE Credits
  • 6 Pharmacology Credits
  • Lectures Based on CPC Core Modules
  • Full breakfast buffet each morning
  • World-class experienced CRNA Speakers
  • Free Wi-Fi in Conference Room and Guest Rooms
  • Meet & Greet to Network with fellow CRNAs
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DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Hotel Paradise Valley - Scottsdale

5401 N. Scottsdale Rd., Scottsdale, Arizona, 85250-7090, USA
1-480-947-5400

Daily Schedules

  • Monday 02/26/2018
    TIME
    SESSION
    SPEAKER
    MODULE

    06:50 AM - 07:30 AM

    Resgistration/Breakfast Provided - Mandatory Sign-In

    07:15 AM - 07:30 AM

    Welcome & Introductions

    Reuter

    07:30 AM - 08:30 AM

    Neuro Anesthesia: What's Old, New and On the Horizen

    Westra

    Human Physiology & Pathophysiology

    08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

    Updates in Airway Management

    Lowrance

    Airway Management Techniques

    09:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    Tranexemic Acid and Orthopedic Procedures

    Williams

    Human Physiology & Pathophysiology/Applied Clinical Pharmacology

    10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

    Refreshment Break

    10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

    Malignant Hyperthermia: A Review

    Williams

    Human Physiology & Pathophysiology

    11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

    Orange is Not the New Black: Compliance for CRNAs, Anti-kickback Statutes and Stark Law (Part I)

    Young

    12:45 PM - 01:45 PM

    Orange is Not the New Black: Compliance for CRNAs, Anti-kickback Statutes and Stark Law (Part II)

    Young

    04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

    Cornerstone Anesthesia Conferences CRNA Happy Hour

    TIME
    SESSION
    SPEAKER
    MODULE

    06:50 AM - 07:30 AM

    Resgistration/Breakfast Provided - Mandatory Sign-In

    07:15 AM - 07:30 AM

    Welcome & Introductions

    Reuter

    07:30 AM - 08:30 AM

    Neuro Anesthesia: What's Old, New and On the Horizen

    Westra

    Human Physiology & Pathophysiology

    08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

    Updates in Airway Management

    Lowrance

    Airway Management Techniques

    09:30 AM - 10:30 AM

    Tranexemic Acid and Orthopedic Procedures

    Williams

    Human Physiology & Pathophysiology/Applied Clinical Pharmacology

    10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

    Refreshment Break

    10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

    Malignant Hyperthermia: A Review

    Williams

    Human Physiology & Pathophysiology

    11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

    Orange is Not the New Black: Compliance for CRNAs, Anti-kickback Statutes and Stark Law (Part I)

    Young

    12:45 PM - 01:45 PM

    Orange is Not the New Black: Compliance for CRNAs, Anti-kickback Statutes and Stark Law (Part II)

    Young

    04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

    Cornerstone Anesthesia Conferences CRNA Happy Hour

  • Tuesday 02/27/2018
    TIME
    SESSION
    SPEAKER
    MODULE

    06:50 AM - 07:30 AM

    Resgistration/Breakfast Provided - Mandatory Sign-In

    07:30 AM - 08:30 AM

    Optimization of the PS 4E

    Burke

    Human Physiology & Pathophysiology

    08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

    Cardiac Patients for Noncardiac Surgery: Best Practices

    Westra

    Human Physiology & Pathophysiology/Applied Clinical Pharmacology

    09:30 AM - 09:45 AM

    BREAK

    09:45 AM - 10:45 AM

    Ketamine

    Lowrance

    Applied Clinical Pharmacology

    10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

    Opioid-Free Anesthesia: Is It Really Possible?

    Westra

    Applied Clinical Pharmacology

    11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

    Anesthetic Considerations for Robotic Surgery

    Burke

    Human Physiology & Pathophysiology

    TIME
    SESSION
    SPEAKER
    MODULE

    06:50 AM - 07:30 AM

    Resgistration/Breakfast Provided - Mandatory Sign-In

    07:30 AM - 08:30 AM

    Optimization of the PS 4E

    Burke

    Human Physiology & Pathophysiology

    08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

    Cardiac Patients for Noncardiac Surgery: Best Practices

    Westra

    Human Physiology & Pathophysiology/Applied Clinical Pharmacology

    09:30 AM - 09:45 AM

    BREAK

    09:45 AM - 10:45 AM

    Ketamine

    Lowrance

    Applied Clinical Pharmacology

    10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

    Opioid-Free Anesthesia: Is It Really Possible?

    Westra

    Applied Clinical Pharmacology

    11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

    Anesthetic Considerations for Robotic Surgery

    Burke

    Human Physiology & Pathophysiology

  • Wednesday 02/28/2018
    TIME
    SESSION
    SPEAKER
    MODULE

    06:50 AM - 07:30 AM

    Resgistration/Breakfast Provided - Mandatory Sign-In

    07:30 AM - 08:30 AM

    Obstetrical Emergencies: The Multidisciplinary Approach in Anesthesia Care

    Westra

    Human Physiology & Pathophysiology

    08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

    The Business of Anesthesia, Part I

    Young

    09:30 AM - 09:45 AM

    Break

    09:45 AM - 10:45 AM

    The Business of Anesthesia, Part II

    Young

    10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

    Neuromuscular Blockade & Reversal: An Update

    Lowrance

    Applied Clinical Pharmacology

    11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

    Hospital Acquired Infections: How Much Are Anesthesia Providers to Blame?

    Burke

    Applied Clinical Pharmacology/Anesthesia Equipment & Technology

    TIME
    SESSION
    SPEAKER
    MODULE

    06:50 AM - 07:30 AM

    Resgistration/Breakfast Provided - Mandatory Sign-In

    07:30 AM - 08:30 AM

    Obstetrical Emergencies: The Multidisciplinary Approach in Anesthesia Care

    Westra

    Human Physiology & Pathophysiology

    08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

    The Business of Anesthesia, Part I

    Young

    09:30 AM - 09:45 AM

    Break

    09:45 AM - 10:45 AM

    The Business of Anesthesia, Part II

    Young

    10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

    Neuromuscular Blockade & Reversal: An Update

    Lowrance

    Applied Clinical Pharmacology

    11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

    Hospital Acquired Infections: How Much Are Anesthesia Providers to Blame?

    Burke

    Applied Clinical Pharmacology/Anesthesia Equipment & Technology

  • Thursday 03/01/2018
    TIME
    SESSION
    SPEAKER
    MODULE

    06:50 AM - 07:30 AM

    Resgistration/Breakfast Provided - Mandatory Sign-In

    07:30 AM - 08:30 AM

    Pediatric Pearls: Pediatric Anesthesia for Non Specialists

    Westra

    Human Physiology & Pathophysiology

    08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

    Leadership in Emergencies

    Lowrance

    09:30 AM - 09:45 AM

    Break

    09:45 AM - 10:45 AM

    CRNA Clinical Preceptors: What Are We Teaching Our Future CRNAs?

    Burke

    10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

    ERAS: Updates

    Lowrance

    Applied Clinical Pharmacology/Human Physiology & Pathophysiology

    11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

    PONV: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

    Burke

    Applied Clinical Pharmacology/Human Physiology & Pathophysiology

    12:45 PM - 01:00 PM

    Departure/Certificate Distribution

    Reuter

    TIME
    SESSION
    SPEAKER
    MODULE

    06:50 AM - 07:30 AM

    Resgistration/Breakfast Provided - Mandatory Sign-In

    07:30 AM - 08:30 AM

    Pediatric Pearls: Pediatric Anesthesia for Non Specialists

    Westra

    Human Physiology & Pathophysiology

    08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

    Leadership in Emergencies

    Lowrance

    09:30 AM - 09:45 AM

    Break

    09:45 AM - 10:45 AM

    CRNA Clinical Preceptors: What Are We Teaching Our Future CRNAs?

    Burke

    10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

    ERAS: Updates

    Lowrance

    Applied Clinical Pharmacology/Human Physiology & Pathophysiology

    11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

    PONV: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

    Burke

    Applied Clinical Pharmacology/Human Physiology & Pathophysiology

    12:45 PM - 01:00 PM

    Departure/Certificate Distribution

    Reuter

Features

Conference/Registration Information

Here is a link to the Anesthesia Update in Desert Oasis Brochure (PDF Format):

Anesthesia Update in Desert Oasis Brochure

Here is a link to the Conference Registration Form (PDF Format): CAC Registration Form

To register online, please scroll to the bottom of this page.

Spring Training Information

**Make sure to book your accommodations early, as Spring Training for Major League Baseball will be going on during this time, and hotel rooms are limited**

For more information regarding Spring Training, please click on the link:

Spring Training

Hotel Highlights

Group Rates: $239+tax/night ~ NO RESORT FEE!! ~ Each room features a private balcony or patio!
Group Rate is good until one month before the conference - 1/26/18

~AAA Four Diamond Scottsdale, AZ resort set on 22 lush acres
~1.5 miles from Old Town Scottsdale with free shuttle (2 mile radius)
~Tranquil environment with 2 outdoor pools and health club with spa treatments
~Private balcony or patio in all rooms offer breathtaking Arizona views
~Leisure amenities include putting green, racquetball, basketball and tennis

Enjoy a range of amenities at our resort without any resort fees. Swim in one of our two outdoor pools, work out in the health club or enjoy a game of tennis or basketball. Our Scottsdale, AZ hotel offers a prime location in the heart of the city. Just steps from the hotel are great dining, nightlife and shopping options in Old Town. Visit the spa for a day of relaxation. Our complimentary shuttle is great for exploring the area.

Every spacious guest room at this Paradise Valley resort offers impressive views from your private balcony or patio. Upgrade to a suite for extra space and cozy bathrobes, private pool and spa in our Presidential Suite.

What to do around the DoubleTree Hilton

Located minutes from downtown Scottsdale, Arizona and 12 miles from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, the newly renovated DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Paradise Valley – Scottsdale offers a warm welcome and comfortable stay in tranquil surroundings. Relax in our beautifully landscaped property surrounded by lavish courtyards, cacti and palm trees.

Refuel after a busy day in our restaurant, Asadero Cocina and Cantina, offering Southwestern cuisine. Our Made Market has you covered when you’re in a hurry. Enjoy a hot cup of Starbucks® coffee, bagel or sandwich. Stop by the Catina or the Azure Pool Bar for a cocktail or glass of wine.

Close to Phoenix International Airport (PHX), this Scottsdale, Arizona resort offers a great location less than two miles from downtown Scottsdale. Get in a round of golf at one of the nearby Scottsdale golf courses this area is so famous for. Head for Old Town Scottsdale and enjoy the influence of the Old West as you stroll around the unique shops. Stop in for a drink in one of the bars just minutes from our Scottsdale, AZ hotel.

Scottsdale - A Lush Desert Oasis

Scottsdale has so much to offer. With a lush desert landscape, 330 days of sunshine a year, and thriving culinary and cultural scenes, Scottsdale offers something for everyone. Join us at the DoubleTree for learning, relaxing, and networking – where else can you enjoy sunny days and beautiful weather in February??

Visit Scottsdale Fashion Square, one of the largest shopping malls in the Southwest, for some serious retail therapy. Escape the city and hit the trails of the imposing Camelback Mountain. Hike to the top and be rewarded with breathtaking views over the city.

Scottsdale Golf Courses

With over 300 days of sunshine a year and nearly 200 courses to choose from, the Scottsdale area is a golfer's paradise. Whether you're a novice or a pro, you'll want tee off at one or more of these Scottsdale golf courses just minutes away from our DoubleTree hotel.

Contact the Concierge, Annie Bennici, for more information on the area golf courses and what special offers are available to hotel guests. Call 480-424-4038.

ASU Karsten Golf Course
6.8 miles from hotel
480-315-2093
Rated 4.5 stars by Golf Digest’s 'Best Places to Play.' this course has a 21,000 sq. ft. clubhouse, an award-winning Trophy Room Restaurant, and one of America’s 'Best 100 Golf Shops.' Work on your game with a seasoned instructor at the PING Learning Center.

Camelback Golf Club
3.6 miles from the hotel
480-315-2093
Enjoy breathtaking mountain views and landscapes along two, 72-par courses: the Ambiente Course and Arthur Hills-designed Padre Course. Enjoy the challenge of playing among natural terrain, lakes, trees and bunkers.

McDowell Mountain Golf Club
12.5 miles from hotel
480-315-2093
This Scottsdale golf course is built on the foothills of the McDowell Mountains and has become one of the premier public golf courses in the Valley. The course stretches over 7,072 yards and includes an all-grass driving range with covered practice area, practice putting and chipping greens, and a learning center.

Scottsdale Silverado Golf Club
2.2 miles from hotel
480-315-2093
Considered Scottsdale's most played course, Silverado draws the novice and the pro with its undulating terrain and breathtaking mountain views. Visit their fully stocked golf shop and sample award-winning lunch on the patio.

SunRidge Canyon Golf Club
17 miles from the hotel
(480) 837-5100 15
Nestled among the ridges and canyons of the foothills of McDowell Mountains, SunRidge Canyon Golf Club is known for its beauty and challenging design. One of the most highly rated clubs in Arizona, SunRidge Canyon hosted 1997 USGA State Team Championship and 2014 Canadian PGA Club Professional Championship.

TPC of Scottsdale
9.3 miles from hotel
480-315-2093
The Stadium Course at TPC Scottsdale is home of the PGA Tour Waste Management Phoenix Open. Designed by Randy Heckenkemper, it's most famous for its par-3, 16th hole that transforms into 'The Coliseum' during the tournament and provides fans with one of the most exciting settings in professional sports.

Hertz Rental Car CAC Group Rate Information

Hertz Meeting Services Reservations:

To reserve special meeting rates, please include
the CV# (CV# 022Q8640) when making reservations:
 1-800-654-2240
 1-405-749-4434
 www.hertz.com
Book Your Rental Car Here

For more information:
Hertz CAC Group Rate Info

At the time of reservation, meeting rates will be automatically compared to other Hertz rates and the best rate will apply.
Rates available from all Phoenix locations for rental start dates Feb. 19—Mar. 8, 2018.
General Information:
Meeting rates include unlimited mileage and are subject to availability. Advance reservations are recommended, blackout dates may apply. Government surcharges, taxes, tax reimbursement, airport related fees, vehicle licensing fees and optional items, such as refueling or additional driver fees, are extra. Minimum rental age is 20 (age differential charge for 20-24 applies).
Standard rental conditions and qualifications apply. Vehicles must be returned to the renting location.

$750