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The “Three-Legged Stool”--Perspectives On Balanced Leadership

November 14, 2018
5:00 PM EST to 7:00 PM EST
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1201 Wilson Blvd.
Arlington, VA 22209

Jan Setnor has served as a nurse, a nurse anesthetist, and a citizen-soldier for over three decades. She will offer her perspectives on leadership in both the healthcare industry and the military. As a member of the Air Force Reserve, she became intimately acquainted with the “three-legged stool” concept of balancing a successful military career, with a demanding civilian career, and a rewarding family life. Additionally, she will discuss the importance of being involved in professional educational and active lobbying organizations that promote our chosen fields of endeavor.

This is an evening event with bar service and hors d'oeuvres served during the networking reception portion of the event. 

Tentative Agenda:

5:00 - 5:45 pm - Networking Reception

5:45 - 6:30 pm - Presentation and Q and A

6:30 - 7:00 pm - Networking

About our Speaker:

Colonel (Ret) Janet L. Setnor

Janet Setnor, a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA), is the Chief Anesthetist and Compliance Officer for Austin-Weston, The Center For Cosmetic Surgery. In addition to providing excellent patient care, she oversees safety compliance in accordance with the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc (AAAHC).

Jan has served two terms as the President of the Virginia Association of Nurse Anesthetists (VANA). In 2017, Jan was awarded the Virginia Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Excellence in Leadership Award; a distinction that has only been conferred once before. Since 2016, she has served as the Chair for the Professional Development Committee of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) and their 52,000 members. This committee develops, implements and evaluates the educational content and programs of the AANA. Additionally, in 2017 she was appointed to the Advisory Committee of the Virginia State Joint Boards of Nursing and Medicine.

In 2015, Jan retired as a Colonel from the United States Air Force Reserves (USAFR). Col Setnor entered the Air Force Reserves in February 1991 by direct commission during Operation Desert Storm. She served in multiple roles in the 459th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, including Flight Nurse Instructor and Standardization / Evaluation Evaluator. After completing a Master of Science in Nurse Anesthesia at Old Dominion University, Col Setnor was transferred to the David Grant Medical Center where she served as an IMA adjunct professor to the Student Registered Nurse Anesthesia Program, and as a member of the anesthesia staff. In 2008, she deployed to Craig Joint Theater Hospital, Bagram Air Base, Afghanistan as the Anesthesia Element Lead in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. She also deployed to Forward Operating Base Orgun-E with the 2nd Forward Surgical Team as the sole anesthesia provider.

At the conclusion of her twenty-six years of service, Col Setnor was the Individual Mobilization Augmentee (IMA) to the Director of the United States Air Force Nurse Corps. She was also IMA to the Chief Consultant of Nursing Services at the Air Force Medical Support Agency of the Defense Health Headquarters. She was a chief advisor to the Air Force Surgeon General as a senior nurse for healthcare operations on policies and programs for over five thousand Total Force Nurses in twenty-four specialties. She led in the integration and execution of Clinical Case Management with Patient Centered Medical Home and Exceptional Family Member Programs. She was a voting member of the Medical Personnel Review Board and was an alternate Air Force member of the Department of Defense Clinical Advisory Council and TRICARE Management Activity Case Management Working Group.

Her Additional Professional Highlights Include:

* 2010 USAFR Nurse Corps Mobilization Augmentee of the Year

* The 2016 Brigadier General Beverly Lindsey Excellence in Leadership Award

* The Legion of Merit Medal

* The Meritorious Service Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster

Jan is married to Colonel (Ret) Michael Paul Setnor. They have two married children, Jodie and Thomas, and three practically-perfect-in-every-way grandchildren.

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