Global Summit

Global Summit - Global Collaboration in Perioperative Nursing

The Power of Global Collaboration in Perioperative Nursing

Experience five days of exceptional global education, hands-on trainings, and extensive exhibits from the industry's top vendors. Begin the week with a special one-day Global Summit on April 1, featuring a lineup of renowned international speakers focused on critical issues impacting perioperative nurses around the world.

After the Global Summit, attendees will have access to all the education sessions and activities held at the Global Surgical Conference & Expo. Choose from the 70+ education sessions, including a special Global education track. Visit the exhibit hall and meet with over 500 exhibitors to learn about the latest technology and products.

Open to international and domestic perioperative health care professionals. Be recognized worldwide as a foremost professional and receive certificates for the AORN Global Summit and AORN Surgical Conference & Expo. The certificate signifies your commitment to ongoing education and improvement.

Global Summit Schedule

Saturday, April 1, 2017

8am–8:40am Continental Breakfast and Networking
Breakfast included in registration.
8:40am–9am Welcome and Introductions
9am–10:20am Lessons Learned from the Paris and Belgium Attacks
10:20am–11:20am Pressure Injury Prevention
11:20am–11:30am Break
11:30am–12:30pm Infection Prevention: Experiences with the SSI Bundle
12:30pm–1:30pm Lunch
Lunch included in registration.
1:30pm–2:30pm Roundtable Discussion
2:30pm–2:40pm Break
2:40pm–3:40pm An Approach Focused on the Quality of Life in ORs
3:40pm–3:45pm Wrap-up

Full Global Surgical Conference & Expo Schedule

Check out the new Global Track concurrent education sessions being offered at the annual conference.

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