Continuing Education Committee

 

Standing, from left to right: Ann Carlson, MA, AANA Staff; Lou Ann Bowen, CRNA, BA; Danette Plautz, CRNA, MSN, Chair; Craig Atkins, CRNA, DNP; Kristen Hiscox, CRNA, DNP; John Hanlon, CRNA, DNP.
 

 Committee Information

 
 
Committee Purpose
The Continuing Education Committee shall formulate criteria for eligibility for recertification. Such criteria shall be submitted to the National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA) for evaluation and adoption. The Continuing Education Committee shall also supervise the continuing education projects conducted by the Association, evaluate applications for program approval, and approve refresher courses based upon established criteria which are required prior to transference to Active recertified membership.
 
Continuing Education Committee Position Description
 
 
 

 Contact Info

 

Committee Members:

Chair: Danette Plautz, CRNA, MSN - djpcrna@yahoo.com

Craig Atkins, CRNA, DNP - kreger55@comcast.net

Lou Ann Bowen, CRNA, BA - louann.bowen@gmail.com

John Hanlon, CRNA, DNP - JohnHanlonCRNA@comcast.net

Kristen Hiscox, CRNA, DNP - khiscox7@yahoo.com

Staff:

Coming Soon, Senior Director, Education and Professional Development -

 
Ann C. Carlson, MA, Continuing Education Manager - acarlson@aana.com
 

 AANA Bylaw Language

 
Article XIII, Section 5, B: Continuing Education Committee
 
The Continuing Education Committee shall formulate criteria for eligibility for recertification. Such criteria shall be submitted to the National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA) for evaluation and adoption.  The Continuing Education Committee shall also supervise the continuing education projects conducted by the ASSOCIATION, evaluation applications for program approval, and approve refresher courses based upon established criteria which are required prior to transference to Active recertified membership. 
 

 Meeting Dates

 
  • ​September 17-18, 2014 - Orlando, FL
  • Misc conference calls - First Tuesday Monthly