Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Nerve Block Workshop

When: March 28 - 29, 2020
Location: AANA National Headquarters
"The AANA has been carefully monitoring the evolving situation surrounding the COVID-19 Pandemic. To ensure the safety of our members and staff, the AANA has decided to postpone the Ultrasound Guided PNB Workshop that was scheduled for March 28-29, 2020 at the AANA Headquarters in Park Ridge, IL.  The new dates will be September 26-27, 2020.
Your registration will be automatically transferred over to the new dates. If you are unable to attend in September, please respond to this email and we will issue a refund in full to the original form of payment (please allow 10-14 business days to appear on your credit card statement).  Please note that participants are responsible for cancelling any other travel arrangements made, such as hotel and airfare.

The AANA continues to monitor developments related to COVID-19 and has assembled a task force to monitor and interpret guidance provided by the World Health Organization and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, along with compiling clinical practice resources at aana.com/COVID-19. The health and safety of our membership is our foremost concern, and we will continue to keep you informed.


Formerly known as the Upper and Lower Extremity Nerve Block Workshop, The Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Nerve Block Workshop is an educational activity designed to enhance the practitioner’s knowledge in the clinical sciences related to upper and lower peripheral nerve anesthesia. The program will expand the skills and expertise of CRNAs in using upper and lower extremity nerve block anesthesia using ultrasonography. The program will include case studies and hands-on demonstration, return demonstration, and skill validation.

Who Should Attend

CRNAs interested in developing their skills and knowledge in peripheral nerve blocks.

Registration Details

Full Registration
Registration for the Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Nerve Block Workshop is closed.  If you would like to be put on the wait list please email your name and phone number to meetings@aana.com.

Hotel Reservations

Hampton Inn & Suites Rosemont Chicago O'Hare
9480 W. Higgins Rd
Rosemont, IL  60018

$104.00 Single/Double plus tax*
Room rate is available until Thursday, February 27, 2020
Make your reservation today! Reserve online.

*Subject to availability.

What Your Peers Say

  • “Great review of anatomy and basic block knowledge with excellent instructors and good hands-on experience with ultrasounds.”
  • “Good review of all regional anesthetics, very knowledgeable presenters.”
  • “No matter your level of expertise, it’s a great review and a great way to learn new information. It’s also hands on, which is awesome.”

Accreditation Statement

This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 12 Class A CE credits; AANA Code Number 1038547; Expiration Date:3/29/2020.

AANA designates this program as meeting the criteria for 1 CE in Pharmacology/Therapeutics. 

The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

AANA is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP #10862.

Provider with Distinction

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.

Disclosure Statement

All presenters and planners of this continuing nursing education activity are required to disclose to the audience any significant financial relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial healthcare products, goods or services consumed by or used on patients. If any conflict has been disclosed, the planners of this program assure that the content is unbiased and free of any conflict of interest. Attendees will be provided full disclosure information in the Final Program.
222 S. Prospect Avenue, Park Ridge, Illinois United States

Angela Becker