The IANA is an approved provider of continuing education, IBON Provider #39. This meeting has been approved for 20 contact hours by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, approval # pending.
IANA Spring 2017 Educational Meeting

April 28th – 30th, 2017

Holiday Inn & Suites at Jordan Creek
West Des Moines, IA

Hotel Reservations

A block of rooms is reserved under IANA for April 27th, 28th and 29th for $129/night. The cutoff for room reservation under the IANA block is 04/07/17.

Friday, April 28th
  • 0730-0830: Stellate, Sphenopalatine, and Intraarticular blocks

    Dale Kroll, CRNA, MS

  • 0830-0930: Postoperative Visual Changes

    Ann Smith, CRNA

  • 0930-1000: Break

  • 1000-1100: Radiation Safety for the Anesthetist

    Jay Smith, BSRS, CNMT, RT

  • 1100-1200: All About the Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals

    James Berkley and Pamela Jackson

  • 1200-1300: Lunch

  • 1300-1400: Legal Considerations for the Nurse Anesthetist Part I

    Mark Silberman, JD

  • 1400-1500: Legal Considerations for the Nurse Anesthetist Part II

    Mark Silberman, JD

  • 1500-1530: Break

  • 1530-1630: SRNA Capstones

    Shawn Blake, SRNA, Lena Brumleve, SRNA, Seth Meyers, SRNA, Joseph Burds, SRNA

  • 1630-1730: Panel Discussion

Saturday, April 29th
  • 0730-0830: Malignant Hyperthermia

    Benjamin Blaylock, SRNA

  • 0830-0930: Anaphylaxis Lecture

    Brittany Van Sickle, CRNA, DNP

  • 0930-0945: Break

  • 0945-1145: Simulations & Board Review *

  • 1200-1300: Working Lunch

    Buffet and Business Meeting

  • 1300-1400: Fire in OR

    Kathleen M Fear, DNP, ARNP, CRNA

  • 1400-1500: OB Emergency

    Matt Mueller, SRNA

  • 1500-1515: Break

  • 1515-1715: Simulations and Board Review*

  • 1715-1745: Debrief Session

  • 1800-2000: OPT OUT 15 Year Celebration

    Please join us for drinks and appetizers as we celebrate 15 years of being the first state to Opt Out! Click here for more infomation.

    *Participants will be divided into groups and rotate
    through simulation and board review sessions. Each
    individual will receive their simulation rotation schedule
    at registration on Saturday.
    Sunday, April 30th
    • 0730-0830: SRNA Capstones

      Natalie Brodersen, SRNA, Francesco Cardella, SRNA, Dana Swanson, SRNA, Sarah Tweedy, SRNA

    • 0830-0930: The History of The Opt Out

      Larry Hornsby, CRNA, BSN

    • 0930-1000: Break

    • 1000-1100: Federal Legislative Update

      Ralph Kohl, AANA Federal Political Director

    • 1100-1200: AANA Update

      Mark Haffey, MSN, CRNA, APN

    • 1230 – 1530: ACLS/PALs Recertification

      Optional: Additional cost – see registration for details

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