NAON offers a variety of events throughout the year for our members to continue their education and develop as orthopaedic professionals as well as celebrate the specialty of orthopaedic nursing. To find out more about our continuing projects and education volunteer units, please refer to our list of NAON Education Committee members.



    NAON's Annual Congress provides outstanding educational and networking opportunities for orthopaedic nurses from around the world. To learn more about the NAON Annual Congress or how to submit a proposal, visit the NAON Annual Congress information page.


    Every year, NAON collaborates with the National Association of Orthopaedic Technologists (NAOT) and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) to provide continuing education programs for nurses and allied health professionals at the AAOS Annual Meeting. To learn more about this program, visit the AAOS information page.

    Event Calendar

    The NAON Event Calendar combines all of the upcoming events posted by the NAON National Office, NAON chapters and other education opportunities. Public Orthopaedic Nursing Review Courses will be listed here as well. To see the current listing of events, please visit the NAON Event Calendar.


    NAON offers a variety of live webinars throughout the year. To find more information on the upcoming webinars, please visit the NAON Webinar information page.

    Orthopaedic Nurses Day

    International Orthopaedic Nurses Day is Oct. 30! Visit the NAON Orthopaedic Nurses Day information page for information on the history of Orthopaedic Nurses Day and ways you can celebrate.

    Evaluations and Certificates

    Visit the NAON Evaluations and Certificates page to find information on taking the evaluation or obtaining a certificate for live events that you have participated in.

    Presenter Resource Center

    In the Presenter Resource Center you can find all the forms and information you will need if you are a presenter for Congress, Webinars, or AAOS.

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