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  • Wednesday, March 12, 2014 20:20 | Anonymous
    There were no volunteers for the treasurer position as of March 12th, 2014
  • Sunday, February 23, 2014 21:21 | Anonymous
    The DCAAA is looking for a provisional treasurer to replace Eliza Chiang. Anyone who is interested please email aa.dcaaa@gmail.com with your name so that we can include it in the ballot. So far we do not have any volunteers, so if you are still interested please let us know by March 7th. Voting will take place online from March 9th-16th
  • Sunday, May 19, 2013 19:54 | Daphne Tolentino
    The AAAA has notified all members of the voting period for the revision of the Bylaws. According to the Bylaws, proposed revisions and additions must be voted on by the general membership and pass with a vote of two-thirds majority.  To all DCAAA members and AAAA members, it is highly encouraged to participate in this voting process, as this new online voting policy allows all members to contribute their opinion to the AAAA.  

    Please go to www.anesthetist.org and vote under the "Members Only Section."  Paper ballots are available by request.  The viewing period will be set from May 13th, 2013 to June 11th, 2013.  Questions will be answered by the Bylaws and Ethics Committee, and all comments and questions must be posted by June 11th, 2013.  On June 12th, 2013 voting will be open to all eligible members until June 25th, 2013.  

    It is encouraged that all DCAAA members participate in this voting process as it is your right to voice your opinion on the matter and submit your vote.  Representation from DCAAA members is imperative as we should all support the survival of our profession.
  • Thursday, February 07, 2013 15:18 | Anonymous
    Beginning Feb 11th through Feb 24th, AAAA members will be able to vote on the proposed bylaws changes that will allow for a state society to start charters after approval of members that are either residing and/or practicing in that state. This new change pertains to us practicing in the DMV area. Please go online and vote
  • Saturday, August 04, 2012 18:46 | Anonymous
    Online payments through Paypal can now be made on the DCAAA website
  • Wednesday, May 30, 2012 21:30 | Anonymous
    According to the package inserts for both propofol and Diprivan, strict aseptic techniques should be used in preparing and administrating the agents. The agents and vials should be disinfected with 70% isopropyl alcohol prior to administration. Do you swab the propofol vial before use?
  • Wednesday, May 30, 2012 21:20 | Anonymous
    Yes, according to APP Pharmaceuticals the condensation occurs secondary to the auto-sterilization process and poses no risk to patients.

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