American Osteopathic College of Anesthesiologists 47th ANNUAL MIDYEAR SEMINAR

March 13-15, 2020 | Chicago, IL

AOCA is hosting its annual 3 day seminar on March 13-15, 2020 in Chicago, IL 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 on the Magnificent Mile in Chicago during one of the country's biggest St. Patrick's Day celebrations.

March 13 - 15, 2020

InterContinental Magnificent Mile

505 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611


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

Let's CONNECT in Chicago!


Who should attend our annual mid-year meeting?

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 2/10Registration after 2/10
Member Physician$ 725$ 775
Non-Member Physicians$ 975$ 1025
CRNA$ 625$ 675
Member Residents$ 0$ 0
Non-Member Residents$ 200$ 250
Retired Members$ 250$ 250
Optional PALS Workshop -Member$ 175$ 175
Optional PALS Workshop -Non-Members$ 225$ 225
Optional Leadership Workshop - Member$ 75$ 75
Optional Workshop -Non-Member$ 100$ 100

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