Perioperative leaders are expected to spearhead innovation – forging both clinical and financial solutions. Gain the knowledge and tools to be an effective leader in the OR and the boardroom.
The Leadership Summit at AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo is a four-day seminar where you can:
- Focus on the management and business side of perioperative nursing
- Network with leaders from the nation’s top health care systems
- Hear from industry experts on critical issues facing the surgical suite
Sessions for Emerging Leaders and Experienced Executives
Choose from separate breakout sessions that focus on the unique needs and interests of the emerging perioperative leader or the experienced executive.
Private Tour of AORN’s OR of the Future
Changes in technology and new scientific findings in clinical practice are redefining perioperative care and the OR surgical suite – and perioperative leaders must be ready. Walk through a full-sized OR for hands-on experience with revolutionary technologies. See how more efficient use of space, interoperability, and equipment accessibility are impacting clinical practice, workflows, and OR design.
Exclusive Bonus: Access to Global Surgical Conference & Expo
Leadership Summit attendees also have full access to education sessions, posters displays, the exhibit hall, and the other networking activities taking place at AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2019.
What We’ll Be Talking About
- Back-table to the Boardroom
- Creative Staffing
- Developing and Defending a Staffing Plan
- Interoperability for Better Care
- Joint Commission Changes
- Megatrends Impacting the U.S. Healthcare Industry
- OR of the Future
- Second Victim Program: Resiliency in Stressful Events (RISE)
- Stress Smarter & Recover Better
- The Perioperative Surgical Home
- Unique Medical Device Identifiers
- And Much More!
New Bonus Course! Earn Your Certificate in Surgical Services Financial Management
Want to boost your financial acumen? The Leadership Summit now includes an intensive, one-day program on how to effectively manage the financial performance of perioperative services. The course will be held on Wednesday, April 10.
Access to 75+ Education Session Recordings
Missed a session at the Leadership Summit or AORN Expo? Leadership Summit attendees can stream recordings of all concurrent education sessions and be eligible for contact hours from both conferences - up to 45 days post-event.
What's Included in the Leadership Summit
Leadership Summit Package
Global Surgical Conference & Expo Package
|Leadership Summit Education Sessions
4 days of exclusive education sessions on leadership and management topics
|Complimentary Breakfast and Lunch Symposiums
Sunday – Tuesday
|Leader Networking Lounge||X|
|Leadership Summit Recordings||X|
Inspiring keynote speakers
|Annual Conference Education
70 live sessions
|Annual Conference Education Recordings
Listen to sessions you missed and earn contact hours 45 days after the event.
Opening reception, simulations, education and giveaways
In-person and online
|AORN Congress: Business Sessions||X||X|
AORN Foundation Evening Party, Silent Auction, First-time Attendee Lounge, Meetups, and more!
*May require additional purchased ticket.