District 3 & 4 Meeting

February 25, 2023
Great Wolf Lodge (10175 Weddington Rd, Concord, NC 28027)
Concord, NC

Registration Type Cost
AANA/NCANA Member $174
Non-AANA Member $204
SRNA, RN, & Anesthesia Technician $124

This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthesiology for 7.00 Class A CE credits; Code Number 1042998; Expiration Date 2/25/2023.  
AANA designates this program as meeting the criteria for up to 1.00 CE Credits in pharmacology/therapeutics.


Time Topic & Speaker
0700-0740 Registration/Breakfast/Visit Exhibitors & Sponsors
0740-0745 Welcome and Morning Announcements - Tara Shumard, DNAP, CRNA
0745-0845 “ECMO in Trauma” - Cynthia Lauer, MD, FACS
0845-0945 “Advancing Your Anesthesia Practice with Total Intravenous Anesthesia”  - Levi Scott McGowan, DNP, CRNA
0945-1015 Break - Please Visit Exhibitors & Sponsors
1015-1115 “Hot Topics in Pediatric Anesthesia” – Annie Bridges Meyers, MSN, CRNA
1115-1215 “Wind-up Phenomenon” and What You Can Do About It” - Ryan Dreikorn, CRNA, MSN
1215-1315 Lunch & Learn: Legislative Update - Stacy Yancey, MSNA, CRNA & NCANA Lobbyists
1315-1345 Break - Please Visit Exhibitors & Sponsors


Scholarly Presentations:
“Assessing Risk Factors and Nausea Prophylaxis in the Gynecologic, Urologic, and ENT Surgical Populations”
Student Investigators: Abby C. Sanders BSN, RN, CCRN, Meghan M. Sullivan BSN, RN, CCRN, and Rebekah P. Ross BSN, RN, CCRN

“Implicit Bias Among Anesthesia Providers”
Student Investigators: Shanita George BSN, RN, CCRN, Debie Ogbonnaya BSN, RN, CCRN, Mel Okuta BSN, RN, CCRN

1445-1545 “Rib Fractures: The What, Why and Now What!” - Brian Lauer, LTC(R) US Army CRNA
1545 Adjourn

*Agenda subject to change without notice.

Exhibitor/Sponsor Information:
Exhibitor/Sponsor registration for this event is now closed due to space being sold out. The next NCANA meeting is May 20, 2023 in Winston Salem, for more information about the May 20 meeting, click here.

Sponsors & Exhibitors
Contributing Lunch Sponsor McLeod Health
Sponsor Breakfast Prisma Health

ECU Health
Fischer & Paykel Healthcare
Merck & Co
NC Mobile Anesthesia
Samaritans Purse