Registration is not yet open for 2015. 

Registration will open in October and more information regarding this event will be available summer 2014. Sign up to be notified when registration opens.

Check out our Conference Justification Tools to help you obtain approval to attend.

Pre-Conference Certificate Program Registration Fees

Program Member Price Non-Member Price
Surgical Services Mgmt Certificate – 33.38 CH
Friday - Saturday
$725 $725
Perioperative Nurse Educator Course – 7.1 CH
$600 $600
TeamSTEPPS® Master Trainer Course – 13.0 CH
Friday - Saturday
$250 $250
Overcome your Challenges in Implementing the Latest Guidelines for Perioperative Practice (Recommended Practices) – 7.0 CH
$250 $400
Moderate Sedation – 7.0 CH
$250 $400
Ownership of Our Nursing Practice: Are We Giving it Away? (Flip Session Format) – 8.0 CH including webinar
$250 $400
Pharmacology, Pathophysiology, and Physical Assessment: Keys to Unblocking the Mysteries of the Acute Abdomen and Shock – 7.0 CH
$250 $400
6th Annual International Summit: United in the Pursuit of Excellence
$140 $140

Pre-Conference does not include Surgical Conference & Expo registration fee. Cancellation fees may apply. 

Surgical Conference & Expo Registration Fees*

Program Member Price Non-Member Price
Weekly Registration
(includes Sunday - Wednesday sessions)
$565 $705
Weekly Group Registration
$535/person $535/person
OR Executive Summit™ – for Nurse Executives
(includes Weekly Registration)
$795 $795
Leadership Development Summit™
(includes Weekly Registration)
$750 $750
$225 $365
(Contact Hours not available)
$320 $320
1-Day Exhibit Hall Pass
$195/day $195/day
2-Day Exhibit Hall Pass
$295 $295

PEP members receive $25 off the above weekly rates for the AORN Surgical Conference & Expo ($50 off each for groups of three or more).

* Surgical Conference & Expo, OR Executive Summit™, and Leadership Development Summit™ registration fees do not include any Pre-Conference Certificate Programs. Cancellation fees may apply. 

Special Events & Sessions

First-Time Attendee Orientation
Sunday March 8, 6:45 - 7:45 am

AORN Foundation “Gold Rush” Party
Monday March 9, 8:00 pm
$30 each

Zumba Fitness Class
Wednesday March 11, 6:30 am
$15 each

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All registrations received by February 15, 2015 will receive conference materials and badges via US Mail.

Cancellation Policies:

  • AORN Foundation events are non-refundable.
  • Surgical Conference & Expo: A $50 fee will be charged for cancellations received after December 31, 2014. Cancellations after February 15, 2015 will not be refunded.
  • Pre-Conference Certificate Program: A $20 fee will be charged for cancellations received after December 31, 2014.


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