Present current information that contributes to safe quality care in the perianesthesia setting.


Saturday, April 14, 2018
7:55 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Cleveland Clinic Administrative Campus
Building 4
3050 Science Park Drive
Beachwood, OH 44122


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3581 Park East Drive
Beachwood, OH 44122
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Rate: Double and single room rooms are available at $85.00/plus tax per night Ask for the OPANA Conference group rate

Faculty, Agenda & Accreditation

Faculty, Agenda & Accreditation


  • George Anton, MD, Cleveland Clinic
  • Eric Chiang, MD, Cleveland Clinic
  • Shauna Anderson, MSN, RN, NE-BC, Summa Health Care
  • Trish Enos, BS, BSN, RN, CPHQ, Summa Health Care
  • Virginia Wong, MD, University Hospital Systems
  • Colleen Cummins, BSN, RN, CEN, Cleveland Clinic
  • Kristen Vargo, MSN, RN, NE-BC, Cleveland Clinic
  • Donna Voldan, BSN, RN, CAPA, Cleveland Clinic
  • Shelley Mason, MSN, CNP, RN-BC, Cleveland Clinic


  Conference Agenda
7:15 a.m. - 7:55 a.m. Registration
7:55 a.m. - 8 a.m. Welcome
GCPANA President Toni Zito, MSN, RN, CPAN
8 a.m. - 9 a.m. Safety is More Than a Checklist
George Anton, MD
9 a.m. - 10 a.m. Narcotic Sparing Anesthesia
Eric Chiang, MD
10 a.m. - 10:10 a.m. Morning Break
10:10 a.m. - 11:10 a.m. There’s a Gun! Active Shooter with Hostage Simulation
Shauna Anderson, MSN, RN, NE-BC
Trish Enos, BS, BSN, RN, CPHQ
11:10 a.m. - 12:10 p.m. Vascular Emergencies in the PACU
Virginia Wong, MD
12:10 p.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch
OPANA General Meeting
1 p.m. - 2 p.m. Developing Staff Confidence in Participating in PACU Emergencies
Colleen Cummins, BSN, RN, CEN
2 p.m. - 2:10 p.m. Afternoon Break
2:10 p.m. - 3:10 p.m. LGBTQ Cultural Competencies in the PeriAnesthesia Setting
Kristen Vargo, MSN, RN, NE-BC
Donna Voldan, BSN, RN, CAPA
3:10 p.m. - 4:10 p.m. Opioid Epidemic: Caregivers Navigational Guide
Shelly Mason, MSN, CNP, RN-BC
4:10 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Evaluations and Wrap Up


  • Registration deadline is April 4, 2018
  • No late registrations will be accepted
  • Registration money cannot be refunded
  • Breakfast and Lunch included with registration
  • For any questions, please contact Toni Zito at azito@ccf.org or Teri Shine at tshine2141@aol.com

To Register:
Make check payable to GCPANA

Mail to the following address:
GCPANA Carol Kruse
28931 Eddy Road
Willoughby Hills OH 44092-2626

Conference Fees
ASPAN Member $65
Non-ASPAN Member $75
Non licensed student or retiree $25