Local and National Calendar

Here you can find upcoming events in Pittsburgh and throughout the country hosted by AORN members.  The events in Pittsburgh are hosted by members of Chapter 3902 and national events are hosted by AORN main.  All events in Pittsburgh hosted by Chapter 3902 will fall under the AORN Pittsburgh Calendar and those hosted by AORN main will fall under the AORN National Calendar below.

If you see an event that interests you in particular, please volunteer to help organize and run the event. You may e-mail Vicki Lynch, chapter president, at lynch@utwn.org

Keep in mind: Events and meetings that fall under the AORN Pittsburgh Calendar are open to members of Pittsburgh Chapter 3902 AND non-members.  So, if you’re not yet a member and interested in attending an event or meeting, by all means join us!  Join us with healthcare insight, fresh ideas, and questions about membership.  Members of Chapter 3902 welcome you and will extend to you the same respect, kindness and attention they extend to current members.

If you’re aware of a local or national event that’s not listed here, please contact us.

AORN Pittsburgh Calendar

2016-2017 Educational Meetings

  • September 22, 2016, UPMC East, Advanced Patient Safety, The Challenges of Trendlenburg Positioning; Michele Giacobbi, RN – UPMC Magee; Jennifer Bonfil, RN – UPMC Presby
  • November 10, 2016, LeMont Restaurant, speaker to be announced
  • January 2017, speaker and date to be announced
  • March 2017, speaker and date to be announced
  • May 11, 2017, Hyeholde Restaurant, speaker to be announced

2016-2017 Board Meetings

All Board Meetings will be held at the Panera Bread located at 3401 Boulevard of the Allies, Pittsburgh, PA, 15213 (near UPMC Magee Hospital) from 5pm to 7pm

  • Thursday, June 23, 2016
  • Thursday, August 25, 2016
  • October 27, 2016
  • December 6, 2016
  • February 2017 date to be announced
  • April 2017 dated to be announced

 

Education Meetings

  • September 24th, 2015, Global Links “Everything is Connected”
  • November 12th, 2015, LeMont Restaurant, “Post Op Rehabilitation:  The Transition of Surgical Healing and Functional Recovery”,  Debbie Hanselnan
  • January 26th, 2016, Children’s Hospital, “Urology in the Developing World”, Dr. Francis Schneck
  • March 7th, 2016, UPMC Presby, Dr. Mario Solari
  • May 12th 2016, Hyeholde Restaurant, “Patient Safety”

Board Meetings
All board meetings will be at the Panera Bread by Magee Hospital.  We have dinner while we meet and also have a conference call line if people unable to attend want to listen in on our conversation. Here are the dates:

  • June 18th, 2015
  • August 13th, 2015
  • September 24th, 2015
  • December 3rd, 2015
  • February ?, 2016, date to be announced
  • April ?, 2016 date to be announced

All board meetings will be at the Panera Bread in Fox Chapel. They will occur on the third Thursday of every other month. We have dinner while we meet and also have a conference call line if people unable to attend want to listen in on our conversation.

  • August 21, 2014
  • October 16, 2014
  • December 18, 2014
  • February 19, 2015
  • April 16, 2015
  • June 18, 2015