2019 Fall Conference Speakers
Dr. William Rosenblatt, MD
Dr. William Rosenblatt, MD is Professor of Anesthesiology and Surgery (Otolaryngology) at the Yale University School of Medicine.
Dr. Rosenblatt is a founding member and past president of the Society for Airway Management, and the 2010 winner of the SAM Distinguished Service Award. He is the author of several textbook chapters regarding airway management, including chapters in Clinical Anesthesia, edited by Barash, Cullen and Stoelting, and in Benumof’s Airway Management, edited by Hagberg. He has contributed to more than a dozen other monographs in English, German, Spanish and Portuguese. He has written more than 30 original articles and has given over 200 live presentations.
Dr. Rosenblatt developed the AOD program in 1997 at the request of a group of anesthesiology and emergency medicine practitioners who wanted a complete a concise course that their entire staff could attend together. To date, the AOD has been given on request more than 85 times.
Jessica Goeller, DO
Dr. Jessica Goeller is a pediatric anesthesiologist and an acute pain service medical director at Children’s Hospital and Medical Center in Omaha. Dr. Goeller is also an Associate Professor for the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. She graduated from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, completed her residency in Anesthesiology at Doctors' Hospital in Columbus, Ohio and her fellowship in Pediatric Anesthesiology at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She is also a decorated US Army veteran.
Julie A. Knutson, JD
Julie Knutson’s practice primarily focuses on providing health care facility and physician/provider practice clients with advice and representation concerning a wide variety of regulatory compliance, reimbursement, contracting, medical staff, licensure and behavioral health issues. Prior to joining the firm, she spent 18 years working in the health care industry as a manager, internal consultant and trainer.
Julie trains and consults boards, senior management, and compliance committees regarding compliance matters including conflict of interest policies and reimbursement and billing matters; advises clients regarding a wide variety of health care compliance and operational issues; develops and negotiates physician contracts; assists hospitals in developing medical staff bylaws, rules and regulations and policies and consultation and advice regarding human subject and IRBs.