Region 1 is having their first Virtual Regional Meeting February, 27, 2021! Registration deadline Tuesday, February 23 at 11:59pm CST.

ASATT Region 1 Virtual Meeting

Region 1 Director, Jonnalee Geddis, will be hosting the regions first virtual meeting Saturday, February 27th 9am - 12pm EST (8 - 11am CST). This is a great opportunity to earn CEUs and the virtual platform allows you to attend a meeting for a region other than the one in which you reside in. Registration deadline Tuesday, February 23 at 11:59pm CST. Registrations cannot be accepted after this date.

Registration rates: Member: $30 | Non-Member: $60

Registration is now closed.


Joe Answine

Joe Answine is currently practicing anesthesiologist in south central Pennsylvania in both the private practice and academic settings. He is a graduate of Washington and Jefferson College and the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine. Joe completed an Internal medicine internship and residency in Anesthesiology at Penn State, and was chief resident from July, 1992 to July, 1993. He is board certified in Anesthesiology with both a life time certification obtained in 1994 as well as a voluntary time limited certification active until 2019. He is past president of the Pennsylvania Society of Anesthesiologists and continue to serve on their board and executive committee as ASA alternate director (Pennsylvania) as well as delegate to the American Society of Anesthesiologists House of Delegates. Joe is currently an American Board of Anesthesiologists oral board examiner, and also previously sat on the Pennsylvania Medical Society Board of Trustees. Click here to read more.

Presentation Title: Acute Pain Management  2021

Mary Perego

Presentation Title: Chemical Wipes VS UVC Lights

Description: This presentation addresses the Pathogens that live on our mobile devices. How to address the spread of pathogens from our devices for staff and visitors.

Joyce Freeman

Presentation Title: Regulatory Agencies and How it Impacts Anesthesia Technology

Description: This presentation will provide information on various Regulatory Agencies and how it relates to the field of Anesthesia Technology.

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