UPMC ANESTHESIOLOGY ACADEMY OF LEARNING – UPDATES IN ANESTHESIA AND PERIOPERATIVE MEDICINE – RN, CRNA, AND PHYSICIAN CONFERENCES

March 20, 2020 to March 22, 2020

This is an original collaborative initiative joining Pain Nurses, CRNA’s and anesthesiologists to offer a specialty state-of-the-art review and update of knowledge and skills. It includes 3 conferences over a 3-day period, March 20-22, 2020 at the beautiful Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, Farmington, PA.  This activity is sponsored by the University of Pittsburgh Physicians Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative medicine and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Center for Continuing Education in the Health Sciences.

The program also includes a unique, two-hour interactive presentation common to both CRNAs and Anesthesiologists on Saturday, March 21, 2020 from 8:00 am to 10:00 am.

A highlight of the conference will be a reception for all conference participants, Saturday, March 21, from 6:00 - 8:00 pm.

Target Audience

The overall target audience for this conference consists of pain nurses, CRNAs, Anesthesiologists, primary care physicians, neurologists, surgeons, emergency room and rehabilitation physicians, internal medicine and family practice physicians, residents, fellows, SRNAs, pharmacists, CRNPs, PA-Cs, and any other interested individuals.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 18.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 6.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 18.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
03/20/2020
Course expires: 
12/31/2020
Event starts: 
03/20/2020 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
03/22/2020 - 5:00pm
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Pain Nurse Conference

Pain Nurse Conference Schedule

 

 

 

 

Nurse Program Friday, March 20, 2020

TITLE

 

 

TIME

TITLE

SPEAKER

8:00 am - 8:30 am

                                                  Registration, Breakfast & Exhibits

 

8:30 am - 8:45 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Tammy Flemming, DNP, ACNP-BC, RN

Lois J. Pizzi, MSN, ACNS-BC, RN-BC

8:45 am - 9:45 am

Opioids: The Changing Culture

Jacques E. Chelly, MD, PhD, MBA

9:45 am - 10:45 am

Aromatherapy

Shannon Morrissey, MSCL

10:45 am - 11:00 am

Break and Exhibits

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Mindfulness Skills: The Chronic Pain Patient

Susan Jarquin, PhD

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Lunch and Exhibits

12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Opioid Induced Constipation (OIC) The Nurses Role

H. Kevin Luong PA-C

1:45 pm - 2:30 pm

Vivitrol: Who, What, When, Where, Why?

Lois J. Pizzi, MSN, ACNS-BC, RN-BC

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Marijuana vs Cannabidoil (CBD): What’s the Deal?

Tammy Flemming, DNP, ACNP-BC, RN

3:30 pm

Adjournment

    

 

UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. The learner will be awarded 6.0 continuing education contact hours(s) for attending the program in its entirety and upon completion and submission of an evaluation form.

 

 

UPMC CRNA Updates in Anesthesiology Conference

CRNA Conference Schedule:

 

 

 

 

CRNA Program Friday, March 20, 2020

TITLE

 

 LOCATION

TIME

TITLE

SPEAKER

7:00 am - 7:45 am

Registration, Breakfast & Exhibits

 

7:45 am - 8:00 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Antoinette Orsino MBA, CRNA

8:00 am – 9:00 am

Difficult Airway Training for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists:  Still needed in 2019?

John O’Donnell DrPH, RN, MSN, CRNA, CHSE, FSSH

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Optimization Readiness for the Preoperative Patient

Allison Bauer DNP, CRNP, FNP-BC

10:00 am – 10:15 am

Coffee Break and Exhibits

 

10:15 am - 11:15 am

Role of the Nurse Anesthetist on the Forward Surgical Team (FST) / Forward Resuscitative Surgical Team (FRST)

Ben Adcock MSN, DNAP, CRNA

11:15 am – 12:15 am

Emergence Delirium

William Pileggi, MSN, CRNA

Michael J. Boland, MS Ed

David V. Julian M. Ed

Amanda Beckstead, BSN, CCRN SRNA

12:15 pm - 1:00 pm

Lunch and Exhibits

 

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Current Best Practices in Obstetric Anesthesia

Charles Giordano MSN, CRNA, DNP USAF

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Update on Malignant Hyperthermia Treatment

Bettina Dixon MSN, DNP, CRNA

3:00 pm - 3:15 pm

Lunch and Exhibits

 

3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

Current Trends in Cardiac Surgery

Jason Bauer MSN, CRNA, PHRN

4:15 pm – 5:15 pm

Sepsis Awareness

 Darla K. Osaba MS, CRNA

5:15 pm

Adjournment

 

    

 

 

 

CRNA Program Saturday, March 21, 2020

 

TIME

TITLE

SPEAKER

7:00 am - 7:45 am

Registration, Breakfast & Exhibits

 

7:45 am - 8:00 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Aman Mahajan, MD, PhD, MBA

8:00 am – 10:00 am

Medical Legal Issues: What they are and how to avoid them

Jon R. Perry, JD

David G. Metro, MD, FASA

10:00 am - 10:15 am

Coffee Break and Exhibits

10:15 am - 11:15 am

Management of Single Ventricle Physiology in the Adult Population

 Shawn West MSN, CRNA

11:15 am – 12:15pm

Navigating the Healthcare Area with a Physical Disability

Brett Fadgen MSN, CFRN, CRNA

12:15 pm - 1:00pm

Lunch and Exhibits

 

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Making the Most of the STOP-Bang Score

Karen Maresch MSN, CRNA

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Postoperative Nausea Vomiting (PONV) in the ambulatory setting

Jessica Kridler MSN, CRNA

3:00 pm - 3:15 pm

Break and Exhibits

3:15 pm - 4:15 pm

Anesthesia for pediatric magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and intraoperative MRI (iMRI)

Julianna Watenpool MSN, CRNA

4:15 pm

Adjournment

 

 

UPMC Update in Anesthesia, Pain & Intensive Care Conference

Physician Conference Schedule:

 

Saturday, March 21, 2020  

 LOCATION    

TIME

TITLE

SPEAKER

7:00 am - 7:45 am

                                                                     Registration, Breakfast & Exhibits

7:45 am - 8:00 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Aman Mahajan, MD, PhD, MBA

8:00 am – 10:00 am

Medical Legal Issues: What they are and how to avoid them

Jon R. Perry, JD

David G. Metro, MD, FASA

10:00 am - 10:15 am

                                                                       Coffee Break and Exhibits

10:15 am - 10:45 am

The Perioperative Dash Board and Clinical Analytic as Tools for Improving Outcomes – Illustration of the Concept in the case of Acute Pain

Aman Mahajan, MD, PhD, MBA

10:45 am - 11:30 am

Illustration of the Concept in the case of Acute Pain

Charles Luke, MD, MBA, FASAM

11:30 am – 12:00 pm

Illustration of the Concept in the case of (ERAS) Enhanced Recovery After Surgery

Stephen Esper, MD, MBA

12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Illustration of the Concept in the case of Peripheral Nerve Blocks

Jacques E. Chelly, MD, PhD, MBA

Jamie Artman, CRNA, MSN

12:30 pm

                                                                            Lunch and Exhibits

 

 

Breakout Sessions A through C run concurrently   Saturday beginning at 2:00 pm                                                                    

 

 

 

 

Breakout Session A – RESEARCH                                                                       LOCATION

TIME

TITLE

SPEAKER

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Top Trials That Have Changed Clinical Medicine

Kimberly Howard Quijano, MD, MS

2:45 pm - 3:30 pm

Perioperative Outcomes Research

Mark D. Neuman, MD, MSc.

3:30 pm - 3:45 pm

                                                                           Break and Exhibits

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Pro – Debate Controversies in Evidence Based Anesthesia

Murat Kaynar, MD, MPH

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Con - Debate Controversies in Evidence Based Anesthesia

Dennis Phillips, DO

 

Breakout Session B – HEPATIC AND CARDIOTHORACIC ANESTHESIA            LOCATION

TIME

TITLE

SPEAKER

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Overview of Liver Transplantation: Do’s and Don'ts

Raymond M. Planinsic, MD, FASA

2:45 pm - 3:30 pm

Update on Cardiothoracic Anesthesia

Kathir Subramaniam, MD MPH FASE

3:30 pm - 3:45 pm

                                                                           Break and Exhibits

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Management of Ventricular Assist Devices for Non-Cardiac Surgery

Michael Boisen, MD

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Coagulation Monitoring and Treatment

Ezeldeen Abuelkasem, MBBCh, MSc.

 

Breakout Session C – CHRONIC PAIN                                                                 LOCATION

TIME

TITLE

SPEAKER

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Predictive Analytics Using Patient Reported Outcomes

Ajay D. Wasan MD, MSc

2:45 pm - 3:30 pm

Phantom limb treatment and sensory restoration with spinal cord stimulation in the amputee population

Eric Helm, MD

3:30 pm - 3:45 pm

                                                                           Break and Exhibits

3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Endogenous Pain Modulation: Research Insights and Clinical Implications

Benedict Alter MD, PhD

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

New Pharmacological Approaches for the Treatment of Chronic Pain

Cheryl Bernstein, MD

5:00 pm

                                                                            Adjournment for all Breakout sessions

 

Sunday, March 22, 2020    

Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Quality Improvement

 LOCATION 

TIME

TITLE

SPEAKER

7:30 am – 8:00 am

                                                                         Breakfast and Exhibits

8:00 am - 8:15 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks

Jacques E. Chelly, MD, PhD, MBA and Nicholas Schott, MD

8:15 am – 8:30 am

Pericapsular Nerve Group (PENG) Block vs Quadratus Lumborum Block for Lateral Approach to Total Hip Arthroplasty

Taiwo Aderibigbe, MD

8:30 am – 8:45 am

Rescue SPANK Block for Posterior Knee Pain after Total Knee Arthroplasty

Preeti Anand, MBBS

8:45 am – 9:00 am

Effect of Quad Sparing Femoral Single Shot Nerve Block versus Quad Sparing Femoral Catheters on Length of Stay and Readmission Rates following Total Knee Replacement

Michal Gomulka, MD

9:00 am – 9:15 am

Erector Spinae Plane Block with or Without Serratus Anterior Plane Block for Thoracic Surgery Protocol and Background

Dmitriy Gromov, DO

9:15 am – 9:30 am

Erector Spinae Plane Block with or Without Serratus Anterior Plane Block for Thoracic Surgery Results

Gabriel Wilner, MD

9:30 am – 9:45 am

Comparison between sciatic nerve measurements before and after thigh tourniquets:  Role of regional anesthesia and clinical correlations

Denis Maltz Grutcki, MD

9:45 am – 10:00 am

Regional Anesthesia:  Improving resource utilization in the ambulatory setting?

Kyle Marose, MD

10:00 am – 10:15 am

                                                                         Coffee Break and Exhibits

10:15 am – 10:45 am

Effects of perioperative use of gabapentin and oral dextromethorphan to prevent persistent pain after total knee surgery

Michelle Masnovi,MD

10:45 am – 11:00 am

Peripheral Nerve Block Catheters vs. Single Shot Nerve Blocks with Intravenous Lidocaine Infusion Protocol and Background

Ryan McCafferty, DO

 

11:00 am – 11:15 am

Peripheral Nerve Block Catheters vs. Single Shot Nerve Blocks with Intravenous Lidocaine Infusion Results

Hung Tran, MD

11:45 am - 12:00 pm

Combination Intrathecal Morphine and Bilateral Paravertebral Nerve Blocks for ERAS open gynecological-oncologic surgery

Kellie Morris, DO

12:00 pm – 12:15 pm

Minimization of data scavenging and patient safety

Areeb Siddiquie, MD

12:15 pm - 12:30 pm

Volume versus concentration: A prospective, double blind, parallel study to compare the clinical effectiveness of single shot quadratus lumborum block using either a high volume/low concentration or low volumen/high concentration injectate for total hip arthroplasty

Manuel Torres-Grajales, MD

12:30 pm – 12:45 pm

Liposomal bupivacaine infiltration in the surgical site for analgesia after rotator cuff repair: a prospective, randomized, double blinded, placebo-controlled trial.

Nicole Verdecchia, MD

12:45 pm – 1:00 pm

Regional anesthesia and multimodal techniques in pediatric burn patients: A case series

Casey Wollenman, MD

 

1:00 pm

                                                                                Adjournment

 

Nemacolin Woodland Resort
Farmington, PA
United States

The conference has contracted a limited number of hotel rooms at the Nemacolin Woodlands Resort. The discounted group rate of $199/$229 Lodge or Townhouse/Chateau and $299 per night for Falling Rock plus applicable taxes and resort fees is available for conference attendees. Early registration is encouraged to assure group room rate. You may book a room by calling the resort at 1 (866) 344-6957. Ask for the UPMC Anesthesiology Academy 2020 room block Code 10L4ZT to receive the reduced rate.

Please visit http://www.nemacolin.com/ for details regarding the resort amenities and activities.  On-line reservations https://gc.synxis.com/rez.aspx?tps=fml&hotel=67543&shell=rPITNW&template=rPITNW&chain=10237&room=&arrive=2020-03-19&depart=2020-03-20&nck=gppc_3rd-night-free&_ga=2.109753414.257795566.1567777411-1173095682.1566309685

Faculty List Pain Nurse Conference

 

Tammy Flemming, DNP, ACNP-BC, RN

Director

Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner

Chronic Pain Division

UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Lois J. Pizzi, MSN, ACNS-BC, RN-BC

Course Co-Director

Clinical Nurse Specialist

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Jacques E. Chelly, MD, PhD, MBA

Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Department of Orthopedic Surgery

Director, Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellowship

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Shannon Morrissey, MSCL

Director of Operations

Chronic Pain Division

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Susan Jarquin, PhD

Behavioral Medicine Psychologist

Clinical Assistant Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Chronic Pain Division

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Pittsburgh, PA

 

H. Kevin Luong PA-C

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Pittsburgh, PA

 

UPMC CRNA Updates in Anesthesia Conference

Faculty List Friday, March 20, 2020

 

Toni Orsino MBA, CRNA

Course Director

Senior CRNA Director

UPMC Department of Anesthesiology & Perioperative

Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Marc Wicker MSN, CRNA

Course Co-Director

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

UPMC Presbyterian

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Jason Bauer MSN, CRNA, PHRN

Course Co-Director

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

UPMC Shadyside

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Derek Reckard MSN, CRNA

Course Co-Director

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

UPMC Presbyterian

Pittsburgh, PA

 

John O’Donnell DrPH, RN, MSN, CRNA, CHSE, FSSH

Professor and Chair, Department of Nurse Anesthesia

Director, Nurse Anesthesia Program

University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing

Associate Director, Winter Institute for Simulation

Education and Research 

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Ben Adcock MSN, DNAP, CRNA         

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

UPMC Mercy

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Allison Bauer, DNP, CRNP, FNP-BC

Senior CRNP Centers for Pre-surgical Care

UPMC East

Monroeville, PA

 

Amanda Beckstead BSN, CCRN SRNA

Student Nurse Anesthetist

University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing

University of Pittsburgh Nurse Anesthesia Program

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Michael J. Boland MS. Ed

Training Specialist

VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System Department of Education and Innovative Learning

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Bettina Dixon MSN, DNP, CRNA

Associate Faculty

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

UPMC Presbyterian

University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing

Department of Nurse Anesthesia (DNA)

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Charles Giordano MSN, CRNA DNP USAF

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

UPMC Magee Womens Hospital

Pittsburgh, PA

 

David V. Julian M. Ed.

Training Specialist

VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System

Department of Education and Innovative Learning

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Darla k. Osaba MS, CRNA

VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System

Pittsburgh, PA

 

William Pileggi, MSN, CRNA  

VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Faculty List Saturday March 21, 2020

Brett Fadgen, MSN CFRN, CRNA

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Jessica Kridler, MSN, CRNA

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

UPMC Shadyside

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Karen Maresch, MSN, CRNA

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

UPMC Mercy

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Julianna Watenpool, MSN, CRNA

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Shawn West MSN, CRNA

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA

 

UPMC Update in Anesthesia, Pain & Intensive Care Conference

Faculty List Saturday, March 21, 2020:

 

Aman Mahajan, MD, PhD, MBA

Peter & Eva Professor and Chair

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Professor of Anesthesiology, Bioinformatics, and Pharmacology

Professor of Bioengineering, Swanson School of Engineering

Director, UPMC Perioperative Services

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Jacques E. Chelly, MD, PhD, MBA

Course Director

Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Dept. of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Department of Orthopedic Surgery

Director, Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellowship

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Ezeldeen Abuelkasem, MBBCh, MSc

Instructor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Benedict Alter, MD, PhD

Clinical Assistant Professor and T32 Scholar

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Jamie Artman, CRNA, MSN

Operational Optimization, Analytics and Health Information Technology

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Cheryl Bernstein, MD

Course Co-Director

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Neurology

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Department of Neurology

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Michael L Boisen MD

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Associate Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship Director

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh PA

 

Stephen Esper, MD, MBA

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Eric Helm, MD

Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Kimberly Howard-Quijano, MD, MS

Course Co-Director

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Director of Translational Research

Academic Chief of Cardiac Anesthesiology

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Murat Kaynar, MD, MPH

Professor, Departments of Critical Care Medicine and Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Program Director, Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine Fellowship, Multidisciplinary Critical Care Training Program (MCCTP), Department of Critical Care Medicine

Co-Medical Director, Neurovascular Intensive Care Unit, UPMC Presbyterian

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Charles B. Luke, MD, MBA, FASAM

Clinical Assistant Professor

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Director, Acute Interventional Perioperative Pain and Regional Anesthesiology

UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

David G. Metro, MD, FASA

Professor of Anesthesiology

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Vice Chair for Education and Faculty Affairs

Residency Program Director

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Mark D. Neuman, MD, MSc.

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics

Director, Penn Center for Perioperative Outcomes Research and Transformation (CPORT)

Investigator, Penn Center for Pharmacoepidemiology Research and Training

Philadelphia, PA

Jon R. Perry, JD

Rosen, Louik & Perry, PC

Medical Malpractice Attorney

Adjunct Professor of Litigation

University of Pittsburgh School of Law

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Dennis P. Phillips, DO

Clinical Assistant Professor,

University of Pittsburgh/Department of Anesthesiology

and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Raymond M. Planinsic, MD, FASA

Course Co-Director

Professor of Anesthesiology

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Director, Transplantation Anesthesiology &Transplant Anesthesiology Fellowship Program UPMC Presbyterian

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Nicholas Schott, MD

Course Co-Director – Sunday Program

Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Associate Program Director, Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellowship

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Kathirvel Subramaniam MD MPH FASE

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh/UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh PA

 

Ajay D. Wasan, MD, MSc.

Professor of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine and Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Vice Chair for Pain Medicine

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

UPMC Update in Anesthesia, Pain & Intensive Care Conference

Faculty List Sunday, March 22, 2020

 

Taiwo Aderibigbe, MD

Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellow

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Preeti Anand, MBBS

Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellow

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Michal Gomulka, MD

Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellow

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Dmitriy Gromov, DO

Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellow

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Denis Maltz Grutcki, MD

Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellow

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Kyle Marose, MD

Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellow

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Michelle Masnovi, MD

Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellow

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Ryan McCafferty, DO

Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellow

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

Kellie Morris, DO

Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellow

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Areeb Siddiquie, MD

Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellow

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Manuel Torres-Grajales, MD

Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellow

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Hung Tran, MD

Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellow

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Nicole Verdecchia, MD

Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellow

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Gabriel Wilner, MD

Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellow

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Casey Wollenman, MD

Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine Fellow

UPMC Dept. of Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Conference Manager:

Barb Novak Chismar, BA

Project Manager

UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Pittsburgh, PA

All individuals in a position to control the content of this education activity are required to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any proprietary entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients.

Accreditation and Designation Statements: 

In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Pain Nurse Conference - Nursing (CNE)

The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is 6.0 contact hours. Other health care professionals

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CRNA Conference

This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 15.0 Class A CE Credits Code Number 1038380 Expiration 3/21/20.

Physician Conference

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other health care professionals

Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.

Available Credit

  • 18.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 6.00 ANCC
    UPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 18.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/20/2020
Course expires: 
12/31/2020
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Visit our online registration site at https://ccehs.upmc.com

Click the link for Upcoming Events and scroll down to the “March 20, 2020 – UPMC ANESTHESIOLOGY ACADEMY OF LEARNING – UPDATES IN ANESTHESIA AND PERIOPERATIVE MEDICINE – RN, CRNA, AND PHYSICIAN CONFERENCES” section on the web page.  Click the registration button and enter all the requested information.  After registering, an electronic confirmation will be sent to you.  Online registration is complete upon receipt of a confirmation email.  If you do not receive this email within 5–7 days of registration, please contact Barb Chismar at 412-692-4505. To assure participation, registration and payment are expected by March 1, 2020.

 

Registration Fee Schedule:

 

 

Fee on or before February 18, 2020

Fee on or after February 19, 2020

 

 

 

UPMC MD, DO, PhD Saturday

$200.00

$275.00

UPMC MD, DO, PhD Saturday and Sunday

$275.00

$350.00

UPMC MD, DO, PhD Friday, Saturday and Sunday

$375.00

$450.00

 

 

 

Non-UPMC MD, DO, PhD Saturday

$400.00

$475.00

Non-UPMC MD, DO, PhD Saturday and Sunday

$475.00

$550.00

Non-UPMC MD, DO, PhD Friday/Saturday/Sunday

$575.00

$650.00

 

 

 

UPMC Residents/Fellows Saturday

$0.00

$50.00

UPMC Residents/Fellows Saturday and Sunday

$50.00

$100.00

 

 

 

Non-UPMC Residents/Fellows Saturday

$100.00

$150.00

Non-UPMC Residents/Fellows Saturday & Sunday

$125.00

$175.00

 

 

 

UPMC CRNA Friday

$200.00

$200.00

UPMC CRNA Saturday

$200.00

$200.00

UPMC CRNA Friday/Saturday/Sunday

$350.00

$400.00

 

 

 

Non-UPMC CRNA Friday CRNA Program

$250.00

$250.00

Non-UPMC CRNA Saturday CRNA Program

$250.00

$250.00

Non-UPMC CRNA Friday/Saturday/Sunday

$450.00

$500.00

 

 

 

UPMC SRNA

$0.00

$50.00

Non-UPMC SRNA

$75.00

$100.00

 

 

 

Nurses Friday program only

$75.00

$100.00

Nurse Practitioner Friday

$100.00

$200.00

Nurse Practitioner Friday/Saturday

$200.00

$300.00

 

 

 

Physician Assistant Friday

$100.00

$200.00

Physician Assistant Friday/Saturday

$200.00

$300.00

Registration Fee Schedule:

Registration for Nurses

Includes CME, breakfast, break, lunch and the meeting Reception. For those who are not registered, a fee of $40 will be charged for breakfast, $50 for lunch and $50 for the reception.

Registration for CRNAs

Includes CME, breakfast, break, and lunch for both Friday and Saturday and the reception. For those who are not registered, a fee of $40 will be charged for breakfast, $50 for lunch and $50 for the reception.

Registration for Anesthesiologists

Includes CME, breakfast, break, and lunch for the category corresponding to the registration and the reception. For those who are not registered, a fee of $40 will be charged for breakfast, $50 for lunch and $50 for the reception.

Reception. For those who are not registered, a fee of $40 will be charged for breakfast and $50 for lunch and $50 for the reception will be charged.

Cancellation/Refund Policy:

All cancellations must be in writing and sent to us via U.S. mail or email to Barb Novak Chismar, BA, Conference Manager, chisbn@upmc.edu or 3471 Fifth Avenue, Suite 402, Pittsburgh, PA  15213.

Tuition for cancellations postmarked or date stamped prior to February 1, 2020 will be refunded in full. After February 1, 2020, a $50.00 administrative fee will be assessed, the remaining amount refunded.  Refunds will not be made after March 1, 2020.