AORN Foundation Events

The AORN Foundation has a week of fitness, competition, and fun planned for you at the AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2019 in Nashville.

Steps to Health Challenge

Saturday, April 6–Tuesday, April 9

Steps to Health Challenge 2018

Track your steps at the AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo to win daily and overall prizes. Stop by the AORN Foundation booth to register (Level 3, Hall B lobby).

Special thanks to the Cardinal Health Foundation and Pfiedler Education for their support of this event.

Cardinal Health FoundationPfiedler Education



Boots & Bling

Monday, April 8, 8-11pm

AORN Foundation Boots & Bling

Wear your Boots & Bling t-shirt and dance the night away at the Foundation’s evening party. Tickets are $35 (includes 2 drinks) and are available at the AORN Foundation booth (Level 3, Hall B lobby).

Don't forget to buy your Boots & Bling t-shirt before they sell out. Available while supplies last for $25 at the AORN Foundation booth.

Event Location

Nashville Underground
105 Broadway
Nashville, TN 37201

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Special thanks to STERIS, STERIS Instrument Management Services, and Pedigo for their support of this event.

Steris Steris IMSPedigo



Silent Auction

Silent Auction 2018

Bid on travel packages, electronics, jewelry, sports memorabilia, and more. Bid online (Group 955) or view items in person in Room 102 during the following hours. Charging stations are available while you shop.

Silent Auction Hours

Saturday, 9am–4:30pm
Sunday, 7:30am–4:30pm
Monday, 7:30am–1:30pm
Tuesday, 11:30am–3pm (payment and pick up)

Special thanks to Medtronic and the Go Clear Award Program for their support of this event.

Medtronic AORN Go Clear Award - Surgical Smoke-Free Recognition Program



Donate to the AORN Foundation

Text, Go Online, or Stop By Our Booth

Join the effort of supporting nurses who make surgery safe – it’s quick and easy.

  • Text NURSE to 720-770-4624
  • Donate online
  • Stop by the AORN Foundation booth (Level 3, Hall B lobby) to donate, purchase an honorary brick in the Pathway to Patient Safety, or to just say hello.

AORN Foundation Booth Hours

Saturday, 7am–5pm
Sunday, 7am–5pm
Monday, 7am–5pm
Tuesday, 7am–3:30pm
Wednesday, 7–11am