Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Nerve Block Workshop

When: September 21 - 22, 2019
Location: AANA National Headquarters

Upper and Lower Extremity Nerve Block Workshop Fall


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

This workshop is for CRNAs interested in developing their skills and knowledge in peripheral nerve blocks.

Registration Details

Full Registration
AANA Member*
Before 3/1/2020: $565  
After 3/1/2020: $615
*Learn more about the benefits of AANA Membership.

Before 3/1/2020: $665   
After 3/1/2020: $715

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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 1037622; Expiration Date:9/22/2019.

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

Included with Registration

Upper Extremity BlocksAttendees will receive a copy* of Upper Extremity Blocks by Charles A. Reese, PhD, CRNA. 

*Received on-site. Attendees that wish to receive Upper Extremity Blocks before attending the workshop will be responsible for shipping and handling costs.

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Evidence Trumps Belief, 2nd Edition
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A Professional Study and Resource Guide for the CRNA - 2nd Edition
A Professional Study and Resource Guide for the CRNA 2nd Edition
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Watchful Care: A History of America’s Nurse Anesthetists
Watchful Care - A History of America's Nurse Anesthetists
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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.

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.
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