September 29 - October 1, 2017
DeVos Place, Grand Rapids
Join us for the MANA Fall 2017 Conference
Bringing together CRNAs and SRNAs for an information-sharing, outstanding educational event. This conference program addresses the success stories, challenges, opportunities, tangible action items, and takeaways with regard to the nurse anesthetist industry today.
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM Board Meeting
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Registration & light snacks with Exhibitors
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM "What Individual Characteristics and Evaluation Methods Program Faculty Believe to be Predictors for Successful Completion of a Nurse Anesthesia Practice" Presented by John Roebuck | 1.0 CEC
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM “Enhanced Recovery after Surgery”
Presented by Edwards Lifesciences | 1.0 CEC
7:00 PM – 8:00 PM “Opioid Free Anesthesia: Abandoning the Mu Receptor Presented by Jason McLott, MSN, CRNA | 1.0 CEC
8:00 PM – 9:00 PM Evening Reception with Exhibitors
9:00 PM – 11:00 PM MANA Scholarship Event "A Night at the Races"
6:30 AM - 7:30 AM Breakfast with exhibitors
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM "Trauma Induced Coagulopathy" Presented by Robert Beyerlein, CRNA, MSN | 1.0 CEC
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM Ultrasound Workshop for IV and Arterial Line Placement | This workshop is limited to 10 individuals, must be CRNA) Presented by Paul Hude, CRNA | 1.0 CEC
8:30 AM – 9:30 AM NBCRNA Core Module - Cardiac Presented by Gayle Lourens, CRNA | 1.0 CEC
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Ultrasound Workshop for IV and Arterial Line Placement | This workshop is limited to 10 individuals, must be CRNA) Presented by Paul Hude, CRNA | 1.0 CEC
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM Break with exhibitors
10:15 AM – 11:15 AM “NBCRNA Core Module - Cardiac / Shock" Presented by Gayle Lourens, CRNA | 1.0 CEC
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Ultrasound Workshop for IV and Arterial Line Placement | This workshop is limited to 10 individuals, must be CRNA) Presented by Paul Hude, CRNA | 1.0 CEC
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM "Orthopedic Trauma Anesthesia" Presented by Bonjo Batoon | 1.0 CEC
11:15 AM – 12:15 PM “Using a Novel Application of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to the Positive Correlates of Veteran Suicide Presented by Kevin Driscoll, DNP, CRNA | 1.0 CEC
11:15 AM – 12:15 PM Ultrasound Workshop for IV and Arterial Line Placement | This workshop is limited to 10 individuals, must be CRNA) Presented by Paul Hude, CRNA | 1.0 CE
11:15 AM - 12:15 PM "Post-partum Hemorrhage: Anesthesia's Role in Recognition and Treatment" Presented by Christine Salvator, CRNA, MSN, APN | 1.5 CECs
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM Lunch
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM MANA Legislative Update Presented by Howard Drews, CRNA, MS, MANA President | 1.0 CEC
1:45 PM - 2:45 PM AANA Update Presented by Christine Salvator, CRNA, MSN, APN
2:45 PM - 3:00 PM Break
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM "Michigan Human Trafficking" Presented by Jane White, Executive Director, Human Trafficking Task Force | 1.5 CECs
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM District Breakout Sessions | 0.5 CEC
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM College Bowl Sponsored by Blumark Advisors
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM MANA PAC Event Sample local brews & enjoy some snacks with colleagues before checking out Art Prize
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM "Can't Ventilate/ Can't Intubate Case Studies" Presented by Jerod Schell, CRNA, MSN | 1.0 CEC
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM "Professional Association Membership: Pass or Play?" Presented by Cynthia Farina, CRNA, MS, DNP | 1.0 CEC
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM "Trigger Films and Simulations: Educating Nurse Anesthesia Students" Presented by Laura Rodgers, CRNA, MSN | 1.0 CEC
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM "Operating Room Culture and Outcomes: Can We Move the Needle?" Presented by Kevin Driscoll, DNP, CRNA | 1.0 CEC
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM "Neuro Trauma Anesthesia" Presented by Bonjo Batoon
MANA Fall Conference Speakers to be Announced
Bonjo Batoon, CRNA, MS
Robert Beyerlein MSN, CRNA
Kevin Driscoll, DNP, CRNA
Cynthia Farina, DNP, CRNA
Paul Hude, MS, CRNA
Jason McLott, MSN, CRNA
Gayle Lourens, DNP, MS, CRNA
Laura Rodgers, CRNA, MS
John Roebuck, MSN, CRNA, DrAP
Christine Salvator, CRNA, MSN, APN
Jerod Schell, MSN, CRNA
Jane White, Executive Director, Human Trafficking Task Force
Bonjo Batoon, CRNA, MSBonjo Batoon, CRNA, MS is currently employ at the R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical Systems in Baltimore, MD where he provides anesthesia and critical care services for traumatically injured patients as well as responsible for monitoring, resuscitating, inserting invasive lines (central and arterial), assisting in the training of medical residents, Maryland State Trooper Paramedics and SRNA’s in basic and advanced airway management. Bonjo is a member of Shock Trauma Go-Team- a hospital based rapidly deployable surgical/anesthesia care team responsible for providing on-scene extraction assistance, resuscitation and transport for critically injured trauma patients via ground or air, a member of IMSuRT East - a National Disaster Medical System (NDMS) team of medical specialists who provide surgical and critical care during a disaster or public health emergency, and a former team member of Maryland-1 Disaster Medical Assistance Team (MD-1 DMAT); DMATs are a NDMS team designed as a rapid-response element to supplement local medical care until other Federal or contract resources can be mobilized, or the situation is resolved. In mass casualty incidents, their responsibilities may include triaging patients, providing medical care despite the adverse and austere environment often found at a disaster site, patient reception at staging facilities and preparing patients for evacuation.
Robert Beyerlein MSN, CRNARobert handles a multitude of cases but mostly works with the Neuroanesthesia service line and enjoys craniotomies and traumatic spine procedures. Professional interests include regional anesthesia, blood and fluid management and multi-modal pain management in Neuroanesthesia patients. Currently on staff at Toledo Hospital, Robert Beyerlein is certified in Basic Life Support (American Heart Association - AHA), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (AHA), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (AHA).
Kevin Driscoll, DNP, CRNACurrently Staff CRNA at National Institutes of Health (NIH), Kevin day to day involves assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating the anesthetic management of medically complex and undiagnosed disease patients that have failed traditional therapies and are seeking alternatives through clinical trials. He also has been an expert witness / legal Consultant where he has critically assessed and reviews medical charts for legal merit, providing expert witness testimony on the Standard of Care for Nurse Anesthesia. Kevin also bring a military background having served in the United States Coast Guard.
Cynthia Farina, DNP, CRNACynthia Farina, DNP, CRNA is a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist with over 20 years of experience in clinical practice as well as clinical and didactic instruction of student registered nurse anesthetists. She has completed a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree with certificate in nursing education. Experienced with active learning educational models, writing course objectives, creating lesson plans, and evaluation of student learning outcomes. Cynthia is also an active MANA board member.
Paul Hude, MS, CRNAPaul Hude, CRNA obtained his BSN from Grand Canyon University is Arizona, has service in the United states Air Force where he was a surgical nurse an team leader of vascular surgery service including deployment as part of a forward surgical team in Operation Enduring Freedom. Paul obtained his MSN in Illinois then came to the Detroit area where he is currently a staff CRNA at Sinai Grace Hospital – DMC as well as Assistant Course Director, Regional Anesthesia in the Wayne State University, Nurse Anesthesia Program
Jason McLott, MSN, CRNAAfter graduating with his MSN from the Oakland University-Beaumont Graduate Program of Nurse Anesthesia, Jason McLott became a practicing CRNA in North Carolina which includes work in CRNA only practices. Jason was enlisted in the United States Army, Fort Bragg, NC, 82nd Airborne Division, HSB 2/319th AFAR where he was a recipient of the Army Commendation Medal (2), Army Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal w/ 2 Bronze Service Stars, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal.
Gayle Lourens, DNP, MS, CRNADr. Lourens is an Assistant Professor at Michigan State University in the College of Nursing and College of Osteopathic Medicine. As the Nurse Anesthesia Program Director, she has focused her efforts on the integration of technology into courses and use of in-situ simulation as a method to drive quality improvement initiatives. In 2014, she was recognized by the Lansing State Journal as the Advanced Practice Nurse of the Year and in 2015, she received the Graduate Faculty Teaching Excellence Award.
Laura Rodgers, CRNA, MSLaura Rodgers holds a number of certifications including MI Nurse Anesthetist Specialty Certification, National Boards of Certification & Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists, Advanced and Basic Life Support, and Pediatric Advanced Life Support. Laura also received the Agatha Hodgins Memorial Award for Outstanding Graduate Student Nurse Anesthetist from Oakland University in 1999. Laura is currently employed at William Beaumont in Royal Oak, MI.
John Roebuck, MSN, CRNA, DrAPWith 18 years as a CRNA, John Roebuck is skilled in providing anesthesia care in a multi-disciplinary surgical department; experienced with general, ENT, neuro, OB, gyn, vascular, orthopedic, plastic, and pediatric surgery as well as developing simulation curriculum for CRNA students including training for central line placement, spinal and epidural anesthesia.
Christine Salvator, CRNA, MSN, APNChristine Salvator is a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist with 18 years of experience. Currently Staff CRNA at Northwestern Medicine in Chicago, Illinois, Christine has also been active in the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) in various positions – Practice Management Advisory Panel, State Government Relations committee member, and in her current role on the Board of Directors, Region 3. Christine also served in the Unites State Navy Reserves for a number of years.
Jerod Schell, MSN, CRNAJerod graduated with his MSN in 2013 from Oakland University, and his BSN from Michigan State University in 2008. He has worked in critical access hospitals, rural facilities and trauma centers. Jerod started his career in the mountains of North Carolina prior to returning to Michigan where he has been working at Oaklawn Hospital since March of this year.
Jane White, Executive Director, Human Trafficking Task ForceThe Mission of the MI Human Trafficking Task Force is “To facilitate a collaborative effort to prevent trafficking of persons within the State of Michigan, to pursue prosecution of perpetrators, and to protect and actively support rehabilitation efforts for trafficking victims.” Human trafficking affects individuals across the world, and right here in Michigan. It is commonly regarded as the second largest criminal enterprise after drugs. Human trafficking affects every community in Michigan across age, gender, ethnicity, and socio-economic backgrounds.
303 Monroe Ave. NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
A climate-controlled skywalk connects the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel to the DeVos Place Convention Center, making it a close, convenient and modern exhibition space to utilize while staying at the hotel. Located on the Grand River in downtown Grand Rapids, DeVos Place is a premier business center for a variety of meetings, conventions and special events.
Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
187 Monroe Ave., NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
$209/per night (subject to 9% occupancy tax and 6% state tax. Parking rates are $19.00 per day for self-parking, Valet parking is $29.00 per day).
Reserve online: https://aws.passkey.com/e/16329298 OR call the dedicated MANA group reservation number: 800.253.3590.
** Do not contact the hotel using non-group reservation phone numbers; the hotel will not be able to accept your reservation or you will be charged the full room rate.
Reserve prior to 5 pm EST, August 31 to receive the special rate.