American Osteopathic College of Anesthesiologists 68th Annual Conclave & Convention

September 19-23, 2020 | Phoenix, AZ

Join us for a comprehensive clinical review and professional development symposium that prepares you for the challenges in the current anesthesia practice environment.  The presenters are nationally recognized speakers, the water is cool and the golf courses are green.  This activity has been approved for AOA Category 1-A Credit. This activity has been approved for AMA Category 1 CreditTM. This activity has been submitted for AANA pre-approved Class A Credits.

September 19 - 23, 2020

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


"Worry Free" Registration - Cancel up until September 12th with no penalties.  AOCA encourages you to register for the conference TODAY.  If you need to cancel, you may do so before September 12, 2020, and receive a full refund.

Please trust that AOCA's top priority is the health, safety, and well-being of our members, and everyone involved with the conference.  We will continue to monitor the situation, provide regular updates, and post the most up to date information on AOCA's website.


Meeting Highlights


Stephanie Davidson, DO, FASA & Nicholas Fiore, MD, FACS - Frontline physicians during the Las Vegas mass shooting
Kristin Ondecko Ligda, MD, FASA - Renowned for addressing management of medical emergencies
Robert Lustig, MD, MSLGlobal expert on physician mental and nutritional health
Hala Sabry, DO, MBA - Nationally recognized for work in social media & professional development
Joseph Tobias, MD, FAAP, FCCM, FASA - Nationwide Children's Hospital Chairman and 20 years’ experience with medical missions 


  • Social Media, Pitfalls and Career Development

  • Lessons Learned From the Front Line of the Las Vegas Mass Casualty Event

  • Anesthesia Implications of Acute and Chronic Marijuana Use

  • Practicing in Austere Environments with Limited Resources

  • The Deposed Anesthesiologist: Key Issues, Pearls, and Pitfalls

  • New Regional Anesthesia Blocks: Are They Worth the Hype?

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Who should attend our annual conference?

The AOCA annual conference provides educational activities to physicians, residents, fellows, CRNA's, AA's, medical students, and scientists.  AOCA supports a multi-disciplinary and inter-professional approach to continuing education and patient care by also providing relevant education for other healthcare professionals.

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

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