OCT 30-31 ♦ ORLANDO, FL
2021 Conference Video Replays:
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PPA SUMMIT 2021 Supercut #3
DAYS OF CONFERENCE
YEARS OF PPA
10:00 AM - 5 PM: CONFERENCE
6 PM - 8 PM: STRONGBRIDGE DINNER PROGRAM
8:30 AM - 1 PM: DOCTOR Q+A
Sunday is Halloween. We encourage EVERYONE to dress in costume for the day!
Due to the number of attendees and social distancing guidelines, we are now located in a larger room that provides adequate space for social distancing. *Please note this room does not provide natural lighting.
We will adhere to all COVID-19 precautions that are in place at the time of the conference by the CDC and the state of Florida.
MEET THE DOCTORS
Stephen Cannon, MD, PhD.
Dr. Cannon is a recognized authority on channelopathies and neuromuscular disorders. His contributions to this and related fields include numerous articles, and book chapters, and a commitment to education, clinical practice, and research.
William Harr DNP, CRNA
William Harr DNP, CRNA graduated from the University of Cincinnati in December 2001 with a Master of Nursing degree in Anesthesia and became a Board-Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist in February of 2002. Dr. Harr has spent most of his career serving the rural communities of western Ohio. In 2021, Dr. Harr completed the Doctor of Nursing Practice at Lourdes University where he has dedicated his time and research to anesthesia safety for patients who have Periodic Paralysis. In recognition for his research, Dr. Harr received the Lourdes University College of Nursing Practice Leadership award and was one of the featured speakers for the Periodic Paralysis Conference in 2021.
Miguel Chuquilin Arista, MD, FAAN
Dr. Chuquilin is board-certified in neurology, neuromuscular medicine and electrodiagnostic medicine. At the University of Florida, he currently serves as the Neurology Clerkship and Neuromuscular Fellowship Director.
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes. We understand everyone’s concerns with cold triggers. We will make sure that the temperature of the room is comfortable for all our guests. As well, we encourage you to wear your most comfortable clothes and bring your coziest blankets!
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