Assembly of School Faculty

When: February 15 - 17, 2018
Location: The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch
Online registration is closed. 

Registration will re-open onsite on Wednesday, February 14, at 2:00 pm in the Pueblo Rooms at the Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch.

2018 Assembly of School FacultyKey Takeaways

  • Explore objectives and barriers related to implementing emotional intelligence into the admissions process.
  • Discuss the value of curriculum mapping and how Self-Evaluation Exam results translate to NCE success.
  • Identify methods to synthesize professional development and professional advocacy into your program. 
  • And much more!

Download the Preliminary Program and Schedule-at-a-Glance.

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Overview

The AANA Assembly of School Faculty is the only forum that brings all nurse anesthesia educational programs together in one place to discuss current educational requirements and how they will define the future of the profession. If you are passionate about nurse anesthesia education, the Assembly of School Faculty is the must-attend meeting of the year.

Who Should Attend

  • Nurse anesthesia program administrators
  • Didactic and clinical faculty
  • University administrators
  • Students currently in leadership positions and those aspiring to assume an academic role

Registration Details

Full Registration
  
AANA Member *
Before 1/15/18: $495  Members Save $100! 
After 1/15/18: $595

Non-Member 
Before 1/15/18: $595
After 1/15/18: $695

Associate Member (Student) 
$225
 
Single-Day Registration 
One day maximum – Please specify day
 
AANA Member* 
Before 1/15/18: $295
After 1/15/18: $345

Non-Member 
Before 1/15/18: $395
After 1/15/18: $445
 
Specialty Workshop Registration

2022 is Closer than You Think: Transitioning to the Doctoral Degree
Sunday, February 18 and Monday, February 19
AANA Member* and Non-Member
Before 1/15/18: $325
After 1/15/18: $400

2018 Mentoring Evidence Based Projects – Pitfalls and Successes
Friday, February 16
AANA Member* and Non-Member
$100

Social Events

AANA Foundation Fundraising Event
Thursday, February 15, 7:00-9:00 pm
Ticket purchase required. CRNA - $150.00, SRNA - $100.00

*Learn more about the benefits of AANA Membership.  

Register Now

To register by fax, download and complete the 2018 AANA Assembly of School Faculty Registration Form. Fax to 847-692-3224.

AANA Foundation Fundraising Event

The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch – Stillman Pool

AANA Foundation Fundraising Event
Cool By The Pool

The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch – Stillman Pool

Thursday, February 15, 2018 | 7 – 9 pm

Join us poolside for cocktails, delicious edibles, music and mingling.  A great way to relax, connect, and support nurse anesthesia education and research.

Tickets are available through AANA Assembly of School Faculty online registration - $150 for CRNAs and $100 for SRNAs.

Specialty Workshops

2022 is Closer than You Think: Transitioning to the Doctoral Degree
Sunday, February 18 & Monday, February 19 

Transitioning to the Doctoral DegreeIs your program transitioning to the entry-level doctoral degree? Join us Sunday, February 18 and Monday, February 19 (half day) for everything you need to know to successfully make the transition. 

To sign up, select 2018 Doctoral Workshop during Assembly of School Faculty registration. Registration cost is $325.00 when you register before 1/15/18 and $400.00 if you register after 1/15/18.

2018 Mentoring Evidence Based Projects – Pitfalls and Successes

Friday, February 16, 12:30 – 3:00 pm

Registration cost is $100.00.

Hotel Reservations

The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick RanchThe Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch
7700 E McCormick Parkway
Scottsdale, AZ

Group rates are available at The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch: $245 plus tax through Saturday, January 21, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time. Subject to availability.

Make your reservation today by calling 800-540-0727 and identify yourself as attending the AANA Assembly of School Faculty or reserve online!

Please be advised that our host hotel, the Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch is now sold-out. 

Rooms may be available at the nearby McCormick Scottsdale Hotel, located at 7401 N. Scottsdale Rd, which is about a mile from the Scottsdale Resort.  To make reservations (which are based on availability) at the McCormick Scottsdale, call 480-948-5050, press 2 for the front desk.  Please advise the agent that you are attending the Assembly of School Faculty meeting.

Shuttle Information

SuperShuttle Shared Ride Services

ASF attendees save $2.00 per person, each way when making reservations through SuperShuttle and entering the group online discount code: 74G6R.

View the SuperShuttle flyer for arrival/departure information.

Note: The discount is valid between February 12, 2018 and February 20, 2018. The discount only applies to SuperShuttle shared-ride transfers. 

AVIS Rental Car

Avis wants to help you enjoy your event more than ever with great rates and time saving services. Your special discounts are available for 7 days before the event and 7 days after the event. These discounts are available on a wide selection of vehicles from eco friendly and fuel efficient compacts and hybrids to stylish premium and luxury sedans. Take in the sights, explore the surroundings and enjoy the ride! 

Use Avis Worldwide Discount (AWD) Number: J099475 when you reserve online or call 1-800-525-7537.

What Your Peers Say

  • The best source of information about what is going on in the academic and CRNA community.
  • For educators in nurse anesthesia, both the content and the networking are excellent and extremely valuable.

Exhibitor Information

Exhibitor registration is open!

Assembly of School FacultyThe Assembly of School Faculty is the only forum that brings all nurse anesthesia educational programs together in one place. Reach nearly 500 educators, program coordinators, CRNAs, and other leaders in the anesthesia community. Join us in Scottsdale! 
 
Dates: February 15 - 17, 2018
Location: The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch

For details, check out the preliminary program or schedule-at-a-glance.

Exhibit Dates and Hours:
Set-up: Wednesday, February 14 – 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Exhibit Hours:

  • Thursday, February 15 - 7:00 am – 5:30 pm
  • Friday, February 16 – 7:00 am – 12:30 pm
  • Saturday, February 17 – 7:00 am – 12:15 pm

Exhibitor package includes:

  • 2 Exhibitor badges
  • 6' draped table and two chairs

Download the Exhibitor Application.

Questions?
Contact Helen Pollard, Director of Conventions & Meeting Planning.

Looking for options? Find a host of opportunities to meet your objectives, maximize exposure, and increase ROI. 

Let’s get started today! Contact Wendy Stoner, Industry Relations Manager.

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Recording waiver (Photography, Audio & Video)

Portions of this AANA meeting may be photographed or audio/video recorded for various purposes, including reporting, promotion, archival, or sale and distribution. By registering, individuals agree that the AANA may photograph or record by audio/video their attendance and involvement in any portion of the meeting. Furthermore, individuals agree that the AANA may use these photographs and/or recordings without additional approval or permission. 

Commercial Support

This educational activity is being presented without the provision of commercial support and without bias or conflict of interest from the planners and the presenters. Faculty and Planner Disclosures: All planning committee members and presenters have declared nothing to disclose.
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