College Bowl to Pit Students Against CRNAs

Who says education can’t be fun? The Anesthesia College Bowl, Monday, Sept. 11, 6 to 7 p.m. in ballroom 6ABC, promises to be both educational and entertaining. Students will first compete with other student teams, and the winner will square off against the CRNA Challenge Team in the final match.

The College Bowl is sponsored by Valley Anesthesia.

New this year, Envision Physician Services is sponsoring a reception immediately after the contest in room 618-620. All teams and audience members are invited to network over a cocktail hour. A scholarship will also be awarded.

This year, the CRNA Challenge team consists of:

Harold Cezar, MS, CRNA
John McDonough, EdD, CRNA, ARNP
Susan McMullan, PhD, MSN, CRNA
Susan Perry, PhD, CRNA, APRN, Col, NC, USAF(ret)
Alan Todd, DNP, CRNA, CHSE
Bryan Wilbanks, PhD, DNP, CRNA
Howard Goodwin, DNAP, CRNA
Michael Greco, DNP, CRNA

Here are the CRNA challenge teams:

TEAM 1

Julia Gluth, BSN, SRNA
Adnan Huric
Marriann Dugan, BSN, SRNA
Craig Knudtson, RN
Alyssa McClellan, BSN, SRNA
Garner Leigh Caswell

TEAM 2

Nancy Cannon, SRNA, BSN
Analise Murphy
Stephanie Poindexter, RN, BSN, SRNA
Mustafa Ghazanfar
Alyssa Gilman
Jason Blackburn BSN                 

TEAM 3

Brittany Thompson
Brandon Cook
Anthony Robertson
Mateo Arroliga
Kristen Pilcher, SRNA
Cristina Mendez Lugo, SRNA

TEAM 4

Alison Smiley, BSN, RN
Andrew Christ
Heather Yancy, SRNA, BSN
Amy Best, SRNA, BSN, RN, PCCN
Cassie Schacher, RN
Anna Lukens-Black

TEAM 5

Tessa Earle
Stephanie Beall
Christine Aloi
John Tranberg, BSN, LT, NC, USN
Shelby Woltjen
Jennifer Rollins

TEAM 6

Danielle Fassieux
Sarah Niemann, BSN, SRNA
Elizabeth Quillen, BSN, SRNA
Larry Chong, SRNA, BSN
Liz Kudirka
Lindsay Budd

ALTERNATES     

Jennifer Mullen
David Velasco
Keren Stimeling, BSN, Capt, NC, USAF
Sarah Roehl