Enhancing the profession to ensure quality patient care.
As you look for new ways to teach your students, it's crucial that you stay up on your training, too. With that in mind, AST offers an Educators Conference designed specifically to address the ongoing needs of surgical technology instructors and program directors. This multi-day event gives attendees educators tips, tricks and tools to stay current in the educator profession as well as the opportunity to network with fellow educators.
Planet Hollywood, Las VegasFebruary 10-12, 2022
8 am-4 pm - ARC/STSA Accreditation Fundamentals (8 CEs) - You must register for Accreditation Fundamentals separately at https://arcstsa.org/workshops/
7 am-5 pm - Registration
7:45-8 am - Welcome, Kevin Craycraft, CST, FAST, AST President
8-8:50 am - Finding the Funny in Change, Jan McInnis -- For over 25 years Jan McInnis has traveled the country as a keynote speaker and humorist sharing unique and practical tips on Finding The Funny In Change. She has been featured in articles
in The Huffington Post, The Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post. She has written monologues for the Tonight Show as well as for many other radio and TV shows.
9-9:50 am - Innovation Education: The Utilization of Technology in Surgical Technology, Stefanie Vaughn, CST, FAST
10-10:50 am - Cultivating Inspiration in the Classroom, TC Parker, CST, FAST
11-11:25 am - Grab and Go Lunch
11:30 am - 4:20 pm - Breakouts
4:30-5:30 pm - 25th Anniversary Reception
Are you an educator and have a topic you'd like to share with your fellow instructors? Or know someone who would make a good presenter? To be considered, please complete the
Speaker Application. For questions or inquiries, please contact us at