American Osteopathic College of Anesthesiologists 68th Annual Conclave & Convention

September 19-23, 2020 | Phoenix, AZ

AOCA is hosting its 68th Annual Conclave & Convention on September 19-23, 2020 in Phoenix, AZ and is designed for for osteopathic anesthesiologists and nurse anesthetists.   Anesthesiology is changing rapidly and we are faced with the challenge of staying current every day.  We offer this mid-year seminar annually to keep you abreast of the changes and to help you maintain your certifications.  There will also be unique, educational, and fun networking events including a Friday evening reception. Come join us at the oasis in the desert - The Arizona Grand Resort & Spa in Phoenix, AZ.

September 19 - 23, 2020

Arizona Grand Resort & Spa

8000 Arizona Grand Pkwy
Phoenix, AZ 85044
(877) 800-4888


Please join the AOCA for a dynamic update on the impact of technology and clinical advances in the practice of anesthesiology. In this current era of opioid dependence, integration of multimodal techniques is crucial to enhancing patients’ perioperative experience. Sessions will include highly interactive and dynamic presentations, roundtable learning discussions, hands-on workshops, and a exhibit hall with the latest innovations from our industry supporters. Attendees will be able to participate in our networking and professional development events as we embrace the our community and strive for excellence in anesthesia care.

Meeting Highlights

  • The Opioid Epidemic and Opioid Sparing Anesthetic Techniques

  • ERAS for Colorectal, Ortho, Spine and Uro/Gyn Surgery

  • Address Addiction in Patients and Providers

  • Technological Impacts on Medicine: Artificial Intelligence and Cyber Security

  • Awareness Under Anesthesia: From a Patient and Provider

  • Leadership Development Workshop

  • PALS Recertification

  • Update Regarding Difficult Airways

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Who should attend our annual conference?

You do not need to be a member of the AOCA -- we hope you will come and share your knowledge and experience while making life long connections.  You will be so impressed you will want to become a member of the AOCA.

  • Member or Non-Member
  • MD/DO
  • CRNA
  • Fellows/Residents/Students
  • Retirees
Registration TypeEarly Registration until 8/1Late Registration after 8/1
Member Physician$875$925
Non-Member Physicians$ 995$ 1045
CRNA$ 725$ 775
Member Residents$ 0$ 50
Non-Member Residents$ 200$ 250
Retired Members$ 350$ 400

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