CONA National Conference




COA - CONA Conference 2023             

Calgary, Alberta

CONA will have a 1day Conference on June 21st, 2023 and then you can register for the COA conference.

COA is hosting their Conference June 21 - 24, 2023 in Calgary.

COA has opened their Call for Abstracts. Please read this note regarding submitting an abstract to COA.      

COA Deadline for their Call for Abstracts is November 27, 2022.

CONA is working on planning the June 21, 2023 day. Watch for more information to come.


Orthopaedic Certification

Are you interested in becoming recognized for your knowledge in Orthopaedics? The CNA Orthopaedic Specialty Exam was retired in 2019.

Nurses looking to be recognized for their expertise in orthopaedic knowledge may write the ONC Exam. Eligibility criteria and application information can be found on the ONCB website, and on the Continuing Education/Awards page of our members-only site.

CONA is pleased to offer free resources for nurses interested in enhancing their orthopaedic knowledge:

CONA Orthopaedic Review

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Our various Chapters hold events throughout the year and all members and non-members are welcome to attend.



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