CONA National Conference





CONA Conference 2022                

Edmonton, Alberta

Thank you to all who attended the CONA 2022 Conference  both virtually and in person!
We hope you enjoyed the speakers, friendships and the chance to get together!
That you had a chance to share ideas, concerns and a few laughs.
When you return to where you work, you have a new sense of energy!


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

Find a Chapter near you!


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



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