Historical Resources

 

 Books and Articles on AANA and Nurse Anesthesia History

 

Advancing the Art and Science of Anesthesia for 75 Years: A Pictorial History of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (2006). Available from the AANA Bookstore.

Watchful Care: A History of America's Nurse Anesthetists by Marianne Bankert (1989). Available from the AANA Bookstore.

History of Anesthesia With Emphasis on the Nurse Specialist by Virginia Thatcher (1953).

Imagining in Time A historical column in the AANA Journal

 

 Online Resources: Nurse Anesthesia History

 

CRNA Profiles

Fellows of the American Academy of Nursing

St. Rene - Patron Saint of Nurse Anesthetists

 

 Contact the Archives

 

​Archivist and Records Manager
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
222 S. Prospect Ave., Park Ridge, IL 60068
Phone: (847) 655-1106
Email: archives@aana.com