The second annual Joint Conference of the Association of Surgical Assistants and National Surgical Assistant Association will take place on April 23-24 in Orlando, Florida. The conference will offer a range of workshops, exhibitions, discussions and more on emerging trends in the world of surgical assisting.

Conference highlights include:

  • Scientific presentations
  • Multi-station workshops featuring the latest in surgical techniques
  • Legislative round table on current issues and events

For more information on the conference agenda and registration, visit

To honor the incredible hard work of surgical assistants and surgical assisting programs, their program directors, instructors and students everywhere, ARC/STSA, ASA and NSAA are celebrating Surgical Assistants Appreciation Week from April 19-23. Stay tuned to the organizations’ social media channels that week to learn more.