Seattle is just a few short weeks away!

Because the city is so famously tied to coffee, I hope that all the readily-available caffeine only spurs your thirst for knowledge at the AANA 2017 Nurse Anesthesia Annual Congress. The congress gives CRNAs the opportunity to earn up to 27.25 Class A continuing education credits needed for recertification in four short days. We’ve worked hard to […]

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Come for the Education

The AANA 2017 Nurse Anesthesia Annual Congress first and foremost serves as a premier source of educational programming for nurse anesthetists. This year’s Annual Congress offers more educational opportunities than ever before and an easier way to tailor the experience to your needs. Topics covered by various sessions truly run the gamut of nurse anesthesia […]

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Pre-Congress Workshops Offer Hands-On Learning for CRNAs

CRNAs heading to Seattle for the Nurse Anesthesia Annual Congress a day early will want to enhance their knowledge and skills while earning CE credits at the Pre-Congress Workshops on Friday, Sept. 8. These daylong, concurrent workshops feature expert faculty and an in-depth look at topics crucial to CRNAs. Airway on Demand The workshop will […]

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What to do in Seattle

With the nation’s premier museums, outdoor areas, and attractions, a more appropriate question might be, “What isn’t there to do in Seattle?” The city not only contains nationally recognized landmarks like the Space Needle and Pike Place Market, it also boasts world-class dining, shopping, and nightlife options. While the majority of visitors visit downtown, there […]

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Sheraton Seattle Hotel Offers Conveniences for Everyone

Having the Annual Congress accommodations and educational programming across the street from each other offers an unparalleled level of convenience at this year’s event. And when attendees aren’t learning about the latest advancements in nurse anesthesia, they’ll be able to take advantage of the numerous amenities offered by the hotel and surrounding area. Guests who […]

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AANA Foundation Fundraiser Takes it to 11 (p.m.)

This year’s AANA Foundation Fundraiser promises to showcase the best CRNA vocal talents around. CRNAs Live at the Hard Rock Cafe will be from 7 to 11 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 10. The evening will entail food, drinks, dancing, and live band karaoke courtesy of Rock-Bot. Rock-Bot has hundreds of songs to choose from, and CRNAs […]

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Be Sure to Download the App

The AANA 2017 smartphone app can help all attendees navigate the Nurse Anesthesia Annual Congress. The app lets users get the most out the convention by providing a comprehensive database of speakers, session dates and times, networking events, and a map of the Washington State Convention Center. Users will be able to keep track of […]

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Post, Tweet, and Instagram to Your Heart’s Content in Seattle

Social media touches our lives in so many ways these days as an important tool for connecting, teaching, learning, promoting, and entertaining. As the AANA 2017 Nurse Anesthesia Annual Congress gears up, there are a variety of ways for attendees and AANA members to join the conversation. Give us a Follow! Keep up with the […]

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Kick-Off Provides Orientation and Fun

Hosted by the AANA Communications Committee, the Kick-Off Orientation, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 8, in room 611-614, welcomes both first-time and returning attendees to the Annual Congress. Attendees will gain insights into what to expect throughout the week and how to maximize their meeting experience.    President Cheryl Nimmo, DNP, MSHSA, CRNA, and […]

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