AANA Foundation


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Events and Fundraising

In Memoriam: Arthur J. Zwerling (1952-2014)

  • In response to an outpouring of compassion from CRNAs across the country, the AANA Foundation has established the Art Zwerling Memorial Fund focused on wellness, pain management, and peer assistance. If you would like to make a donation in memory of Art, select the Art Zwerling Memorial Fund from the Designation drop down on the Foundation donation page. For more information about Art’s life, click here



Amazon Smile

  • Shop AmazonSmile and the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5 percent of eligible purchases to the AANA Foundation.
  • Click here to be directed to the AmazonSmile web page supporting the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Foundation. Shopping AmazonSmile is a simple way to support the AANA Foundation every time you shop, at no cost to you.

Thank You FY15 Donors




Your Donations At Work
    • Includes an overview of the AANA Foundation, program recipients, award winners, dollars distributed, Friends for Life, and $100+ donors.

Why Your Support is Needed
Your donation will assist with:

  • High profile, critical research focused on:
    • Best anesthesia practice
    • Nurse anesthesia scope of practice
    • Anesthesia quality
    • Cost effectiveness
    • Malpractice closed claims
  • Fellowships
  • General grants
  • Workshops
  • CRNA recognition

 Proof is Power Campaign

Support Nurse Anesthesia Education and Research

Approved AANA and AANAF Research Agenda FY14.pdf  

Connect With Us
AANA Foundation
222 S. Prospect Ave.
Park Ridge, IL 60068
Email: foundation@aana.com
Programs and Research
Contact Lorraine for more information:
Lorraine Jordan
Executive Director
Annual Fund and Marketing
Luanne Irvin
Development Officer
Gift Planning / Endowments Friends for Life

Nat Carmichael
Assistant Director
Bonnie Lowth
Administrative & Program Assistant