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 45 years old!

Our Educational Meetings Are Open to All


Wednesday, November 15, 2017

"Fundraiser at Blaze Pizza"

2625 PCH (Rolling Hills Plaza), Torrance

5-9 p.m.

With Perioperative Nurse Week coming up in November (11/12-18, "Celebrate the Profession"), our chapter will be hosting a fundraising event on Wednesday 11/15/17 at Blaze Pizza in Torrance (Rolling Hills location) from 5pm-9pm. Blaze Pizza will donate 20% of proceeds from your meal back to our organization. All you have to do is bring the attached flyer or show it on your phone before paying. Let's celebrate each other and our profession! 

Proceeds will fund scholarships for the yearly AORN Surgical Conference & Expo. 

Please distribute flyers to family and friends. 

Our sister chapter in Orange County is hosting a Diamond Jubilee Celebration Luncheon to celebrate 60 years! The event will be held on Saturday, November 11 from 11am-3pm in Fullerton. They will have a buffet lunch, music, speaker from AORN National, honoring of past presidents, raffle, and slideshow. RSVP by Nov 1. Please share this info with your colleagues. OR RNs and their adult guests are welcome.

Spring Field Banquet Center

501 North Harbor Boulevard

Fullerton, CA 92832

Historical photos from nurses in the operating room wanted!! 

Please email photos from your nursing school graduation and/or work if you'd like to be included in the slideshow. 

(no email address was provided so please call the number below to obtain that to send in historical photos!

We look forward to you joining us for this special occasion.

Member Contact: Meredith Johnson - 805-794-8768  

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