2022 WSSA Spring Scientific Meeting

Thank you for joining us.

Saturday, March 26, 2022
8:00 AM – 1:30 PM

Museum of Flight  |  9404 East Marginal Way South, Seattle, WA 98108

Effective March 1, 2022 in accordance with the State and King County, The Museum of Flight no longer requires proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test to visit the Museum.

Masks are still required for entry for visitors aged 5+ in all indoor public spaces (including aircraft) until further notice. The following are not acceptable as masks/face coverings: bandanas, face shields, t-shirts and valve masks.

Online Registration is now closed. However, we will be accepting walk-in registration onsite. 

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ACCME Accreditation and Designation Statements

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Society of Anesthesiologists and Washington State Society of Anesthesiologists. The American Society of Anesthesiologists is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Society of Anesthesiologists designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

About the Meeting

At the 2022 Spring Scientific Meeting, attendees have ample opportunity to network and enjoy relevant sessions pertaining to crucial topics in anesthesiology. Comment on current policies and compare best practices with new colleagues.

At the meeting, you will receive:

  • Complimentary breakfast and lunch
  • Free, convenient parking
  • Complimentary admission to explore the Museum of Flight until 5:00 PM
  • Four hours toward your CME requirements*

*WSSA is in the process of applying for CME credits for the Spring Meeting.

Registration Rates

  WSSA Member Free  
  Non-WSSA Member
WA Anesthesiologist Resident
  Non-WSSA Member
Anesthesiologist or out of state Anesthesiologist

Cancellation Policy: There is a 48-hour cancellation policy for all registered guests. All no-shows will be charged $25.

Meeting Program

7:00 – 8:00 AM 

8:00 – 9:00 AM Mobile Anesthesia Sedation Team

Dr. Eliot Grigg, Seattle Children's Hospital

Presentation Slides (members only - you must be logged in)

9:00 – 9:10 AM Break
9:10 – 10:10 AM

Obstetric Anesthesia Clinical Panel-Safety and Best Practice in the OB Suite
Dr. Sheena Hembrador, Virginia Mason
Dr. Sebastian Ruehlmann, Swedish
Dr. Carlos Delgado Upegui, University of Washington

Presentation Slides (members only -you must be logged in)

10:10 – 10:20 AM


10:20 – 11:20 AM

Neuro Interventional Anesthesia Clinical Forum
Dr. David Wright, University of Washington
Dr. Rachel Kutteruf, Swedish

11:20 – 11:30 AM


11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Interventional Cardiology Care, Updates and Clinical Discussion
Dr. Erik Condon, Providence Spokane
Dr. Ricky Harika, Virginia Mason
Dr. Melanie Liu, University of Washington
Dr. Cindy Wang, Swedish (USAP-WA)

Presentation Slides 
(members only - you must be logged in)


12:30 – 1:30 PM Luncheon featuring an ASA update by Dr. Randall M. Clark, MD, FASA, President - American Society of Anesthesiologists
1:30 – 5:00 PM Visit the Museum of Flight (Registered attendees will receive complimentary museum admission)
2:00 – 5:00 PM Board Meeting

The Museum of Flight

After the event, you and your colleagues will have the chance to explore the exciting Museum of Flight, home to hundreds of aircraft, spacecraft, and other fun artifacts. Located right near the heart of Seattle, the Museum is conveniently located for all attendees to come and enjoy a beautiful day in the city.

Start Exploring the Museum