Leadership Events

Connect with your peers

The AORN Center for Nursing Leadership provides exceptional networking opportunities, problem solving and relationship building through face to face events where you can connect with your peers.

Ambulatory Administrator Skills Course

A unique learning program – beginning with a three-day face-to-face event followed by a four-month online course – providing ASC administrators with the information and resources necessary to lead a profitable and successful center.

Emerging Leaders Financial Management Series

This full-day program will provide nurse leaders education on key financial concepts necessary for effectively managing the financial performance of perioperative services.

Leadership Development Summit

Learn new skills, enhance existing ones, and network with peers and industry leaders at this upcoming event.  Great for today’s perioperative leaders and those new to the leadership role, the Leadership Development Summit will teach you the necessary skills and provide you with the resources required to be a successful and efficient leader.

Nurse Executive Leadership Seminars

The Spring workshop will give perioperative nurse executives new ideas and resources to improve preference cards and standardize processes, increase efficiencies in workflow, help control inventory costs and develop and implement plans to strengthen the collaboration and communications between the OR staff and physicians. It is designed especially for professionals who are struggling with their current process and seeking solutions, strategies and techniques to improve collaboration and find cost savings throughout the perioperative process and ultimately improve the quality of patient care.

OR Executive Summit

AORN’s OR Executive Summit™, the premier conference for the perioperative professional, brings together a highly-tuned mix of the brightest and most well-respected leaders within the industry.During the Summit, you’ll have the opportunity to learn, share ideas, and collaborate with your peers about the most pressing, and urgent, issues currently facing our industry. Attendees of this conference can expect to leave Anaheim with a renewed sense of purpose, innovative ideas, vital resources, a stronger network, and creative thought leadership from industry leaders.

Prepare for your Certified Surgical Services Manager (CSSM) Credential

AORN and the Competency & Credentialing Institute (CCI) have partnered to offer an extensive program to help you prepare for the CSSM Exam. The Certificate Program for Surgical Services Management will be held September 25-26 in Denver, CO.