2018 ORNAA Conference Program
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Wednesday, September 19
Welcome Reception
- Hosted by AEAC
Thursday, September 20
0800-0830Opening Ceremonies
0830-0900ORNAA General Meeting & Breakfast
- Sponsored by K-Bro
Opening Keynote Speaker: Michelle Salt, Paralympian
1100-1400Official Opening of Exhibit Hall and Lunch
1400-1515Concurrent Sessions:
  1. Dr. Andrew Ross - "Ethics of Medical Marijuana"

  2. Andrea Webster - "How Being a Patient Made Me A Better Nurse"

  3. Kirsten Luomala - "Physician Assistants"
1515-1530Break / Coffee Kiosk
1530-1645Concurrent Sessions:
  1. Tanya Rundle - "Health and Fitness"

  2. Jill Roy - "Ventricular Devices"

  3. Dr. Glen Vajcner - "Comedy in the OR"
1800-2400"Super Hero Soiree"
Come dressed as your favourite Super Hero or come as an original and creative Super Hero! An exciting evening of Great Music, Food, Dancing and Photo Booth. Cash Bar.
Friday, September 21
0730-0800Registration and Breakfast
- Sponsored by AMT Surgical
0815-0930General Session: Jennifer Katsuno - "Canadian nurses Protective Society"
0930-0945Break / Coffee Kiosk
0945-1100Concurrent Sessions:
  1. Julie Malcolm - "Travel Nursing & Doctor’s Without Boarders"

  2. Dr. Lawrence Farries - "Disaster Strikes Home! When your hospital is part of the problem"

  3. Tammy Dodge - Connect Care
1100-1400Exhibits and Lunch
1400-1515Concurrent Sessions:
  1. Mike Kapiczowski - "Smart Phone Photography: Learn how to take amazing pictures with your smart phone"

  2. Dr. Alayne Farries – "Surgical Positioning"

  3. Dr. Gaudelli - "Orthopedic Update"
1515-1530Break / Coffee Kiosk
General Session: Eugene Mondor
"Trauma in the OR"
1830-2200Dueling Pianos
Jubilations Dinner Theatre
Aussie Rules Piano Bar
Pub Type Dinner Food
Cash bar
Saturday, September 22
0800-0830Registration & Breakfast
- Sponsored by 2018 Conference Planning Committee
General Session: Mason Jenkins
"Understanding and Supporting our LGBTQ2+ Patients"
1000-1115Closing Keynote Speaker: Pattie Ganske
"Female Entrepreneurship"