NAFA – Nurse Anesthesiology Faculty Associates

 

Conferences and meetings

Nurse Anesthesiology Faculty Associates CRNA seminars and continuing education programs begin with the yearly Summit at Snowshoe Mountain in February and the annual Anesthesia Seminar on Hilton Head Island in May. In November, travel to historic Williamsburg, Va., for our annual Anesthesia Conference.Finally, in December travel to Walt Disney World’s Yacht and Beach Club Resorts for NAFA’s annual Walt Disney World Anesthesia Meeting.

In addition to our land-based education opportunities, be sure to take a peek at our cruise seminars scheduled for 2014. If you have questions or comments, please feel free to contact NAFA at (804) 828-6734 or by e-mail at nafa@vcu.edu.

Download the 2014 calendar [PDF]

Upcoming events

NAFA CRNA regional anesthesia

Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia
April 25 - 27, 2014
The course will be held in the Department of Nurse Anesthesia’s state-of-the-art facility. Didactic lectures will be conducted in multimedia classrooms that offer the best high-definition video monitoring. Hands - on labs will be held in the department's high-fidelity simulation training center. The low student to instructor ratio offers learners extended opportunities to scan. Representatives from leading ultrasound and simulation companies will be available during labs to maximize learning opportunities.

Register for the Fundamentals of Ultrasound Guided Regional Anesthesia»

CRNA meeting Hilton Head, S.C.

28th Annual Anesthesia Seminar
May 28 – 31, 2014
Hilton Head Island, the largest of the barrier islands off the coast of South Carolina, offers breathtaking ocean views, palm-lined fairways, sun-warmed beaches, endless sporting opportunities, gourmet dining and exclusive shopping. The island’s charm, history and natural beauty blend to make it a desirable location to combine an enriching continuing education program with pleasure and relaxation.

Register for the 27th Annual Anesthesia Seminar »

NAFA CRNA meeting

3rd Annual Anesthesia Symposium and Song
Aug. 8 – 10, 2014
The meeting is set to coincide with part of The Virginia Highlands Festival - named one of the best in 2013,www.vahighlandsfestival.org If music is not your thing, reserve your seats for the historic Barter Theatre on Main Street in Abingdon.  The Barter was opened on June 10, 1933. It is one of the longest running professional theatres in the nation and is one of the last year-round professional resident repertory theatres remaining in the United States. Be sure to book tickets in advance, shows often sell out.  You can also choose to visit the “Heartwood,”Southwest Virginia’s artisan gateway.

Register for NAFA's Symposium and Song »

NAFA Williamsburg CRNA seminar

38th Annual Anesthesia Conference
Nov. 3 - 6, 2014
Visit the world’s largest living history museum in Williamsburg, Va., the restored 18th-century capital of Britain’s largest, wealthiest and most populous outpost of empire in the New World. NAFA’s 37th Annual Anesthesia Conference features a variety of clinical lectures for the practicing anesthetist.

Register for NAFA's 38th Annual Anesthesia Conference

NAFA Walt Disney World, CRNA seminar

33rd Annual Anesthesia Meeting
Dec. 1 - 4, 2014
Join NAFA in a beautiful New England atmosphere of seaside-styled hotels from the late 1800s, where Disney’s Yacht and Beach Club Resorts welcome guests into a nautical world of hardwood floors, brass fittings and luxurious accommodations. A world-class faculty has been assembled to offer four days of continuing education in diverse and clinically relevant anesthesia topics.

Register for NAFA's 33rd Annual Anesthesia Meeting

Save the dates

2015

7th Annual Summit at Snowshoe in Snowshoe WV
February 25 - 28, 2015
Snowshoe Mountain Resort

29th Annual Anesthesia Seminar in Hilton Head, SC
May 27- 30, 2015
Hilton Head Marriott Resort and Spa

39th Annual Anesthesia Conference in Williamsburg
November 2 - 5, 2015
Williamsburg Lodge

35th Annual Anesthesia Meeting in Walt Disney World
November 30 - December 3, 2015
Disney's Yacht and Beach Club

2016

30th Annual Anesthesia Seminar in Hilton Head, SC
June 1 - 4, 2016
Hilton Head Marriott Resort and Spa

40th Annual Anesthesia Conference in Williamsburg
November 7 - 10, 2016
Williamsburg Lodge

36th Annual Anesthesia Meeting in Walt Disney World
November 28 - December 1, 2016
Disney's Yacht and Beach Club

Please note that schedules, times and venues are subject to change.