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Past Award Recipients

Since 1982, many outstanding individuals and local chapters have been recognized by AORN for their achievements in the field of perioperative nursing. As the leader in advocating excellence in perioperative practice and health care, AORN continues to honor individual and chapter accomplishments through the Awards Program.

Past award recipients will also remain as a foundation of the program, representing exceptional members of AORN and the perioperative nursing profession.