Continuing Education Committee

2018 Continuing Education Committee

Standing, left to right: Susan Perry, PhD, CRNA, COL(Ret), USAF, NC (resigned Oct 2017); Seth Mogler, BSN, CCRN, RN, Student Representative; Debra Malina, DNSc, MBA, CRNA, FNAP, Committee Chair; Ann Carlson, MA, AANA Continuing Education Manager; Robert Long, PhD, CRNA, LTC, AN.

Not pictured: Julie Harris, MSN, CRNA; Shawn Collins, DNP, PhD, CRNA; Louise Hershkowitz, MSHA, CRNA; Bruce Schoneboom, PhD, CRNA, FAAN, Senior Director, Education and Professional Development.


CONTINUING EDUCATION Committee Position Description May 2018

AANA Bylaw Language

Article VII Committees, Section 5 C: Continuing Education Committee

The Continuing Education Committee shall formulate criteria for eligibility for recertification. Such criteria shall be submitted to any recertification entity recognized by the AANA for evaluation. The Continuing Education Committee shall also supervise the continuing education projects conducted by the AANA, evaluate applications for program approval, and approve refresher courses based upon established criteria which are required prior to transference to Active recertified membership.

Meeting Dates

For the Fiscal Year 2018 Committee:

  • September 2017 in person meeting at Joint Committee Conference
  • Conference Calls as needed.
  • Spring 2018 in person meeting

For the Fiscal Year 2019 Committee:

  • ​August 25-26, 2018 - Park Ridge, Ill. (Possibly August 27th morning if needed) 

The typical Joint Committee Conference which is a kick off meeting for some committees will be held earlier in the year as a committee orientation and kickoff.  Please note this date change.

The Fiscal Year 2019 Committee's duties will officially begin following the September 22-25, 2018 Annual Congress.

AANA Staff