Howard Burtnett 2016 Clinical Instructor of the Year by AANA

Howard Burtnett, MHS, CRNA was awarded Clinical Instructor of the Year by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) at the Nurse Anesthesia Annual Congress held September 9-13, 2016 in Washington, D.C. The honor recognizes individuals who made a significant contribution to teaching nurse anesthesia students in the clinical area. To find out more visit the link to AANA’s press release.

Congratulations to Kelly Martin and Jason Huffman

The 2014 Hazel Currier CRNA Memorial Award winner, Jason Huffman (left) and the 2014 Program Director’s Clinical Excellence Award winner, Kelly Martin (right).  These awards are given annually from the foundation to the graduate who best represents the program motto of vigilence, knowledge, and compassion and to the graduate who demonstrates exceptional clinical performance.

Congratulations to Emily Decker

Emily Decker, ’14, was selected as PANA’s Outstanding Student of the Year last week at the organization’s annual Spring Symposium at the Hotel Hershey last week. The award recognizes a senior student from a Pennsylvania nurse anesthesia program who shows a great commitment to the advancement of the art and science and overall profession of nurse anesthesia. The student must also hold a GPA of 3.5 or higher. Emily has excelled in her clinical performance and has been very involved with our program’s extracurricular activities as her class’s student representative and is well deserving of this accolade. Everyone at the York College of PA/Wellspan Health Nurse Anesthesia Program is extremely proud of her accomplishments and appreciate her representation of our program in such a positive way.