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2019 Spring Conference 

April 12 - 14, 2019 
The Exchange at Bridge Park & AC Marriott 
6520 Riverside Drive | Dublin, Ohio 43017 

AC Marriott Hotel

Hotel rooms are being held at the AC Marriott Hotel which is located steps away from the conference action.  Newly built in 2017, the AC Marriott offers an array of amenities for all conference attendees including access to breweries, shopping and great restaurants.  Conference attendees will love the rooftop restaurant, VASO, with its breathtaking view of downtown Dublin.  Make your reservations now - the room block is only available until March 15th.

Rooms are available for $144 plus tax per night.  Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel directly at 1-844-378-8391. To book a room online, click here. Free parking is available.  


Night of a Thousand Stars PAC Gala

The PAC committee has once again prepared an evening to remember.  Located at the conference site, this evening gala will include visits from some of your favorite celebrities, the jazzy sounds of Dale Taylor, CRNA, games, food, drink and more.  Be prepared to encounter the paparazzi as you walk the red carpet.  Formal dress is encouraged.
Tickets are $75 per CRNA, $40 for students and $140 per couple



2019 OSANA Conference Schedule of Events
This educational conference is designed to meet the requirements for 15 Class A credits.

Friday, April 12 (2.5 CE credits)

10:00 AM  2:00 PM  OSANA Board of Directors Meeting   
2:00 PM  2:30 PM  OSANA Foundation Meeting 
4:00 PM  Open  Registration Open 
4:30 PM  5:00 PM  Student Speaker; TBD
5:00 PM  5:30 PM  Student Speaker; TBD
5:30 PM  6:00 PM  Improving Adherence to Volatile Anesthetic Practice that Favors Sevo over Des;
Kayla Grethel, BSN, SRNA, University of Cincinnati
6:00 PM  7:00 PM  Ohio Law Course: Social Media,
Sally Morgan, RN
6:00 PM  8:00 PM Evening Reception
7:00 PM  8:30 PM 

2nd Annual College Quiz Bowl;
Facilitated by Apex Anesthesia and OSANA Student Board


Saturday, April 13 (7.5 CE credits)

6:30 AM 7:30 AM  

Wellness Yoga with
Lenore France, CRNA 


7:00 AM  8:00 AM 

Breakfast Provided 

8:00 AM  9:30 AM 

Wanda Wilson Lectureship Series;
The Funny Thing About Stress;
Kay Frances

Concurrent Session: ACLS Renewal Course;
Facilitated by Medtrain (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM)        
9:30 AM

10:00 AM         

Meeting Break with Exhibitors 

10:00 AM        
10:45 AM OSANA Business Meeting;
OSANA Board of Directors 
10:45 AM 11:45 AM

State GRC Update;
Kellie Deeter, MSN, CRNA; Chuck Tabbert, MSN, CRNA;
Brian Garrett, DNP, CRNA; Jeff Molter, MSN, CRNA

11:45 AM 12:45 PM

AANA Regional Update;
Sonya Moore, DNP, CRNA 

Concurrent Session for Students: Navigating Your Finances;
Brian Garrett, DNP, CRNA
(Noon - 1:30 PM, Lunch Included) 
12:45 PM 1:45 PM  Lunch  Concurrent Session: PALS Renewal Course;
Facilitated by Medtrain (1:00 PM - 5:00 PM)                        
Concurrent Session at AC Marriott; Chief CRNA Roundtable Discussion;
Facilitated by Chuck Martin, CRNA, OSU Medical Center
(2:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
1:45 PM  2:45 PM

Generating Positive Outcomes;
Matt Zinder, MS, CRNA 

Concurrent Session for Students: DNP vs PhD vs MBA Panel Discussion:
Brian Garrett, DNP, CRNA, Jack Kless, PhD, CRNA
(2:00 PM - 3:00 PM)
2:45 PM  3:45 PM Difficult Airway Management and You;
Robert Matthews, PhD, CRNA 
Concurrent Session for Regional Directors and Chapter Leaders;
Facilitated by Megan Fillman, MSN, CRNA (3:00 pm - 4:00 PM) 
3:45 PM  4:00 PM Meeting Break Concurrent Session; Cardiac Update:
Susan Harper, MSN, CRNA
(4:00 PM - 4:30 PM) 
4:00 PM   5:00 PM

Anesthesia Business Academy. The Business and Economics of Anesthesia;
Jan Mannino, CRNA, JD, CEO 

5:00 PM 6:00 PM

Pharmacogenetics; Ltc.
Peter Strube, DNAP, CRNA

  Concurrent Session; Advocacy Bootcamp;
Jeff Molter, MSN, MBA, CRNA (5:00 PM - 6:00 PM)  

7:00 PM                          

10:00 PM                                

Night of A Thousand Stars Gala                                                                                                          



Sunday, April 14 (5 CE credits)

7:00 AM  8:00 AM

Breakfast Provided     

7:00 AM 8:00 AM

Strategies for Dealing with Difficult Coworkers; 
Meri Gilman-Mays, DNP, CRNA 

8:00 AM 9:00 AM

Chris Gill, MS, MSN, CRNA 

9:00 AM 10:00 AM

CPC Core Module Update;
Brian Garrett, DNP, CRNA 

10:00 AM 11:00 AM

CPC Core Module Update;
Kacy Ballard, DNP, CRNA

11:00 AM Noon 

CPC Core Module Update;
Greg Stockton, DNP, CRNA