Excellence in Perioperative Nursing Award

The AORN Excellence in Perioperative Nursing Award is the highest honor bestowed by AORN recognizing an individual whose work and accomplishments have had global implications on perioperative nursing in the areas of practice, education, and research.

Note: Award for Excellence applicants are eligible to submit an application for this award only.

Before You Begin

Please review the following required elements for this award category.

Candidate Statement 1 - Perioperative Nursing Practice

Describe how the nominee has enhanced perioperative nursing relevant to perioperative practice. Please include details and examples of the nature and significance of the contribution. Highlight the most significant entry(ies) on the CV that support this contribution.

Candidate Statement 2 - Perioperative Nursing Education

Describe how the nominee has enhanced perioperative nursing relevant to perioperative education. Please include details and examples of the nature and significance of the contribution. Highlight the most significant entry(ies) on the CV that support this contribution.

Candidate Statement 3 - Perioperative Nursing Research

Describe how the nominee has enhanced perioperative nursing relevant to research. Please include details and examples of the nature and significance of the contribution. Highlight the most significant entry(ies) on the CV that support this contribution.

AORN Activities

Level of involvement in national, state, or local AORN activities.

Professional Contributions to Perioperative Nursing Outside of AORN

Volunteer work, non-AORN involvement, etc.

Deadline: Application submission deadline is August 31, 2017.