To be held in Toronto, Ontario on May 28-31, 2017
Hosted by the Toronto Chapter
"Orthopaedics: Moving Forward With the Strength Within"


General Information

Our 39th Annual National Canadian Orthopaedic Nurses Association conference held in Edmonton, Alberta, from May 29th to June 1st, 2016, was a great success!

We look forward to seeing everyone at the 2017 annual conference to be held from May 28th to May 31st, which will be hosted by the Toronto Chapter!

Click here to view the featured speakers and conference schedule.

Call for Abstracts

CONA invites you to submit abstract for the conference to be held in Toronto, Ontario on May 28 - 31, 2017.

Theme: "Orthopaedics: Moving Forward With the Strength Within"

Guidelines for Abstract:

  • Please indicate if the submission is for oral presentation or poster display.
  • Please limit to 250 words or less.
  • Submission may include, but not limited to topics that address practice, education and research.
  • Please submit one electronic copy with author (s), credentials and contact information.

Deadline for submission, no later than October 3, 2016

Submit to

Programme Details

Click here to view a detailed conference programme.

Host Hotel

Accommodations: can be booked at Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel via the website: or by calling 1-888-627-7175. Please indicate that you are booking for Canadian Orthopaedic Nurses Association Group ID: CE27AD. Group rates of $ 219/night (May 25, Wed ? June3, Sat) until April 27, 2017, subject to availability.

Social Events

CONA's Toronto Chapter is pleased to host all conference attendees and their families and friends who will also be joining us in Toronto. We will be putting together a list of superb events for all to enjoy. Click here for more details on the Dinner & Dance at Copacabana and here for information on the Niagara Bus Tour.