South Bay AORN News

Who We Are

South Bay AORN is a chapter of the parent organization The Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN).  We are located in the South Bay area of Los Angeles County.,_Los_Angeles

Meetings are open to all RNs, CSTs, and anyone who's interested in the topic.  

South Bay chapter 0523 established April 18, 1972 - we're almost 46 years old!

Our Educational Meetings Are Open to All

Tuesday May 22, 2018 

6:00pm Business Meeting

6:30-7:30pm Continuing Education Program (free)

"Endoscopic Vein Harvesting"

This continuing education activity will provide perioperative nurses with information on Endoscopic Vein Harvesting and its advantages for patients and providers. This technique will be discussed along with products used for this minimally invasive approach of harvesting the saphenous vein for use in cardiac and peripheral vascular surgeries.

Speaker: Mark Saroyan, MD, FACS, Kaiser South Bay Medical Center


Light snacks and beverages available

Meet colleagues from across the South Bay - all are welcome!

New venue! 

Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

OR Conference Room SE 2J09, 2nd Floor

1000 W. Carson St., Torrance, 90502

**Easiest access is to park in Lot A or Lot B and enter through Surgery/Emergency (SE) Building. Take elevator to 2nd Floor and look for signs. 

Google "map of Harbor UCLA Medical Center" and you'll see excellent maps with parking lots A and B and the Surgery/Emergency building clearly shown.

Attendees will receive 1 hour of Nursing Continuing Education Credit on completion of the program


Participate in our 50/50 raffle and opportunities to win prizes

$1- per raffle ticket

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 South Bay AORN BRN # 11117

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This site was created 12/18/2009