AORN Expo 2022 | March 19-23 | New Orleans, LA

Presented by Industry Experts, Esteemed Researchers, and World-renowned Speakers

Attend the most revered perioperative nursing conference in the U.S. that meets you where you are in your career with a customizable learning experience. With 12 education tracks, you can choose from over 70 sessions that align specifically to your professional role and topics that interest you most.

90-Day Streaming Pass

Can’t make a session? Listen to on-demand recordings available up to 90 days after the conference.

Education Tracks




Evidence-Based Practice/Research


Infection Control/Infection Prevention



Professional Development

Quality Indicators

Risk Management

Sterile Processing



Benefits of AORN Expo’s Education Program

Following are just a few highlights of what you can expect to gain from the education program at AORN Expo 2022, all of which you can take back to your workplace and share among your team.

Get Questions Answered About AORN Guidelines

Get Questions Answered

Attend sessions with AORN Guideline authors to understand the latest evidence-based practice recommendations.

Learn How to Improve Infection Prevention

Improve Infection Prevention

Choose the most relevant sessions from this education track to acquire practice solutions to implement at your workplace.

Find New Solutions to Your Critical Challenges

Find New Solutions

Connect and learn with peers and industry leaders to problem solve critical issues facing the OR.

Discover Top Strategies for Achieving Individual and Team Goals

Hear from influential entrepreneurs and motivational leaders to learn how you can push through professional roadblocks.

Boost Your Product Purchasing Influence

Influencing Purchasing Decisions

Participate in Expo Hall exhibitor education, product demonstrations, and simulation learning.

Take the Next Step in Your Career

Take the Next Step

Explore certification programs, attend sessions focused on professional development, and take advantage of a complimentary coaching session.

“Not to Miss” Education Experiences

Exhibitor Education
Earn contact hours in the Expo Hall with dozens of exhibitors while you explore the latest products and services.

Poster Displays
Earn contact hours by viewing poster displays at the conference or online after you return home. Posters will focus on clinical improvement and new innovations, research, design/concept, DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion), and evidence-based practice. Presenting a poster? View the guidelines.

Student Nurses Program
Are you a student nurse interested in learning more about the perioperative specialty? Attend a free student program where you can connect with peers and perioperative experts in a one-day student workshop and then stay for the entire conference.

Faculty Program
Attend our specialty program tailored specifically for academic faculty and clinical educators. The program runs parallel to the Student Nurses Program.