AST Headquarters will be closed Monday, May 27 in observance of Memorial Day. We will also have limited staff May 28-31 as we host AST's Surgical Technology Conference in Washington, DC. Normal operations will resume June 3. We appreciate your patience and understanding in this matter. 

RECERTIFICATION
  • Upcoming Programs

    State assemblies offer various programs and events throughout the year. Getting involved in one's state assembly is a great way to network with others in your area, gain access to workshops and educational programs that offer CE credits and become involved in your state assembly.

  • State Assembly Upcoming Programs


    ARIZONA STATE ASSEMBLY

    Program Type: Annual Business Meeting, BOD Elections, Delegate Elections, Workshop
    Date: October 12-13, 2019
    Title: Robotics/Minimally Invasive Procedures
    Location: Brookline College, 2445 W Dunlap Ave, Suite 100, Phoenix, AZ 85021
    Contact: Maureen Murphy, PO Box 52015, Mesa, AZ 85208, 602-316-7251, AZSA.assembly@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 10 pending submission for approval

    ARKANSAS STATE ASSEMBLY

    Program Type: Annual Business Meeting, BOD Elections, Delegate Elections, Workshop
    Date: October 5, 2019
    Title: Scrubtoberfest! Treats from the OR!
    Location: University of Arkansas Fort Smith-Windgate Theater, 5210 Grand Ave, Fort Smith, AR 72904
    Contact: Cindy Lewis, PO Box 15772, Little Rock, AR 72231, 501-951-3180, ARSA.ST@yahoo.com
    CE Credits: 6 to 7 pending submission for approval

    CALIFORNIA STATE ASSEMBLY

    Program Type: Workshop Only
    Date: July 13, 2019
    Title: Innovations in Education within the OR
    Location: San Joaquin Valley College, 201 New Stine Road, Bakersfield, CA 93309
    Contact: Jennifer Germany, 3699 Wilshire Blvd, 4th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90010, 706-504-7700, jenngermany@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 4 pending submission for approval  

    Program Type: Workshop Only
    Date: July 13, 2019
    Title: Innovations in Education within the OR
    Location: CBD College, 3699 Wilshire Blvd, 4th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90010
    Contact: Jennifer Germany, 3699 Wilshire Blvd, 4th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90010, 706-504-7700, jenngermany@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 4 pending submission for approval

    Program Type: Workshop Only
    Date: July 13, 2019
    Title: Innovations in Education within the OR
    Location: Concorde Career College, 4393 Imperial Ave, San Diego, CA 92113
    Contact: Jennifer Germany, 3699 Wilshire Blvd, 4th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90010, 706-504-7700, jenngermany@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 4 pending submission for approval

    Program Type: Annual Business Meeting, BOD Elections, Delegate Elections, Workshop
    Date: October 12, 2019
    Title: Back to School: Advancement through Education
    Location: American Career College, 3130 Sedona Court, Ontario, CA 91764
    Contact: Jennifer Germany, CBD College, 3699 Wilshire Blvd, 4th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90010, 706-504-7700, jenngermany.cst@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 5 pending submission for approval 

    COLORADO/WYOMING STATE ASSEMBLY

    Program Type: Annual Business Meeting, BOD Elections, Delegate Elections, Workshop
    Date: September 14, 2019
    Title: Fall Business Meeting and Workshop
    Location: UC Eye Center at Anschutz, 1675 Aurora Court, Aurora, CO 80045
    Contact: Mark Wilms, PO Box 21825, Denver, CO 80221, 303-430-3358, mwilms@pmi.edu
    CE Credits: 6 pending submission for approval

    GEORGIA STATE ASSEMBLY

    Program Type: Workshop Only
    Date: September 14, 2019
    Title: Surgery on the Beach 2019
    Location: Hotel Tybee, 1401 Strand Ave, Tybee Island, GA 31328
    Contact: Dustin Cain, PO Box 216, Lawrenceville, GA 30046, 678-314-5773, dustin_caincst@yahoo.com
    CE Credits: 8 pending submission for approval

    IDAHO STATE ASSEMBLY

    Program Type: Workshop/Webinar
    Date: June 7-8, 2019
    Title: 2019 Summer Conference
    Location: Kootenai Health, 2003 Kootenai Health Way, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
    Contact: Leah Guill, 6120 E Grand Prairie Dr, Boise, ID 83716, 208-596-1774, IDSAST@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 8 pending submission for approval 

    Program Type: Workshop Only
    Date: June 11, 2019
    Title: June FREE CE Event
    Location: Café Ole’, 210 N Milwaukee St, Boise, ID 83704
    Contact: Leah Guill, 6120 E Grand Prairie Dr, Boise, ID 83716, 208-596-1774, IDSAST@gmail.com 
    CE Credits: 1 pending submission for approval

    Program Type: Annual Business Meeting, BOD Elections, Delegate Elections, Workshop
    Date: November 9, 2019
    Title: 2019 Fall Conference and Business Meeting
    Location: Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center, 1055 N Curtis Road, Boise, ID 83706
    Contact: Leah Guill, 6120 E Grand Prairie Dr, Boise, ID 83716, 208-596-1774, IDSAST@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 7 pending submission for approval

    ILLINOIS STATE ASSEMBLY 

    Program Type: Workshop Only
    Date: September 14, 2019
    Title: Seminar to Kick Off National Surgical Technology Week
    Location: Parkland College, 2400 W Bradley Ave, Champaign, IL 61821
    Contact: Janice Grewatz, 2400 W Bradley Ave, Champaign, IL 61821, 217-786-4693, jgrewatz@parkland.edu
    CE Credits: 6 pending submission for approval

    Program Type: Annual Business Meeting, BOD Elections, Delegate Elections, Workshop
    Date: March 7, 2020
    Title: ISA Annual Meeting, Elections & Seminar
    Location: OSF Medical Center, 530 NE Glen Oak Ave, Peoria, IL 61637
    Contact: Marsha Brook, 1828 S 2nd Ave, Morton, IL 61550, 309-263-7495, mbrook1@outlook.com
    CE Credits:
    4-5 pending submission for approval

    INDIANA STATE ASSEMBLY

    Program Type: Annual Business Meeting, BOD Elections, Delegate Elections, Workshop
    Date: September 21-22, 2019
    Title: ISA-AST 2019 Fall Conference
    Location: IU Methodist Hospital, 1701 N Senate Blvd (DG422), Indianapolis, IN 46202
    Contact: Colby Allen, 4917 Clarkson Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46254, 463-224-5175, allencol2011@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 11 pending submission for approval

    IOWA STATE ASSEMBLY

    Program Type: Annual Business Meeting, BOD Elections, Delegate Elections, Workshop
    Date: October 12, 2019
    Title: 2019 Fall Business Meeting and Workshop
    Location: Des Moines Area Community College, 1100 7th St, Des Moines, IA 50314
    Contact: Michael Sells, 208 Palo Road, Center Point, IA 52213, 319-651-4165, michael.sells@kirkwood.edu
    CE Credits: 7 pending submission for approval

    KENTUCKY STATE ASSEMBLY

    Program Type: Annual Business Meeting, BOD Elections, Delegate Elections, Workshop (Changed from September 20-21 to September 6-7)
    Date: September 6-7, 2019
    Title: 2019 Kentucky State Assembly of AST – Annual Fall Meeting
    Location: Embassy Suites by Hilton Louisville Downtown, 501 South 4th St, Louisville, KY 40202
    Contact: Kentucky State Assembly, PO Box 206187, Louisville, KY 40250, ksaofast@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 9 pending submission for approval  

    Program Type: Workshop Only
    Date: April 17, 2020
    Title: Chris Keegan Spring Workshop 2020
    Location: Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, Regional Postsecondary Center (RPC) Room 212, 600 College Street Road, Elizabethtown, KY 42701
    Contact: Kentucky State Assembly, PO Box 206187, Louisville, KY 40250, ksaofast@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 3 pending submission for approval  

    Program Type: Annual Business Meeting, BOD Elections, Delegate Elections, Workshop
    Date: September 18-19, 2020
    Title: 2020 Kentucky State Assembly of AST – Annual Fall Meeting
    Location: TBD, Louisville, KY
    Contact: Kentucky State Assembly, PO Box 206187, Louisville, KY 40250, ksaofast@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 9 pending submission for approval  

    MAINE STATE ASSEMBLY

    Program Type: Annual Business Meeting, BOD Elections, Delegate Elections, Workshop
    Date: October 19, 2019
    Title: ME-SA Fall Workshop, Business Meeting & Elections
    Location: Maine Medical Center - Dana Center Auditorium, 22 Bramhall St, Portland, ME 04102
    Contact: Allison Lacey, PO Box 91, Farmington, ME 04938, 207-602-8652, mainestateassembly@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 7 approved by AST 

    MARYLAND STATE ASSEMBLY

    Program Type: Workshop Only
    Date: September 21, 2019
    Title: 2019 MDSA Fall Workshop
    Location: Baltimore City Community College Fine Arts Center Mini Conference Room, 2901 Liberty Heights Ave, Baltimore, MD 21215
    Contact: Sandra Araujo, PO Box 23737, Baltimore, MD 21203, 301-807-6052, astmdstassembly@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 7 pending submission for approval 

    MICHIGAN STATE ASSEMBLY

    Program Type: Annual Business Meeting, BOD Elections, Delegate Elections, Workshop
    Date: September 21, 2019
    Title: Fall MSA Oktoberfest
    Location: Bavarian Inn Lodge, 1 Covered Bridge Lane, Frankenmuth, MI 48734
    Contact: Mary Jo Nowicki, 1548 S Renaud Road, Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236, 586-552-3135, maryjo.nowicki@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 6 pending submission for approval

    NEBRASKA STATE ASSEMBLY 

    Program Type: Workshop Only
    Date: August 3, 2019
    Title: Summer 2019 Workshop
    Location: CHI-Good Samaritan, 10 E 31st St, Kearney, NE 68847
    Contact: Laura Stallings, PO Box 67034, Lincoln, NE 68506, 402-770-3849, nebraskastateassembly@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 6 pending submission for approval

    NEW MEXICO STATE ASSEMBLY 

    Program Type: Workshop Only
    Date: June 27, 2019
    Title: Allograft Tissue, Rules, and Regulations for the Surgical Team
    Location: Mario’s Pizzeria & Ristorante, 5700 4th St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107
    Contact: Jennifer Richmond, PO Box 66496, Albuquerque, NM 87193, 505-377-0817, jennbingham2232@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 2 Free pending submission for approval 

    Program Type: Workshop Only
    Date: July 27, 2019
    Title: Four Corners Summer Seminar
    Location: San Juan College – Zia Conference Room, 4601 College Blvd, Farmington, NM 87402
    Contact: Jennifer Richmond, PO Box 66496, Albuquerque, NM 87193, 505-377-0817, jennbingham2232@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 4 pending submission for approval 

    Program Type: Workshop Only
    Date: August 1, 2019
    Title: Transgender 101
    Location: Mario’s Pizzeria & Ristorante, 5700 4th St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107
    Contact: Jennifer Richmond, PO Box 66496, Albuquerque, NM 87193, 505-377-0817, jennbingham2232@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 2 Free pending submission for approval 

    Program Type: Workshop Only
    Date: August 22, 2019
    Title: End of Life Care
    Location: Mario’s Pizzeria & Ristorante, 5700 4th St NW, Albuquerque, NM 87107
    Contact: Jennifer Richmond, PO Box 66496, Albuquerque, NM 87193, 505-377-0817, jennbingham2232@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 2 Free pending submission for approval 

    NEW YORK STATE ASSEMBLY

    Date: September 21, 2019
    Program Type: Annual Business Meeting, BOD Elections, Delegate Elections, Workshop
    Title: NYAST 2019 Fall Conference with Business Meeting and Elections
    Location: Turning Stone Resort and Casino, 5218 Patrick Road, Verona, NY 13478
    Contact: Emily Runions, 576 East River Road, Grand Island, NY 14072, 716-380-0677, erunions33@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 6 pending submission for approval

    NORTH DAKOTA STATE ASSEMBLY 

    Program Type: Annual Business Meeting, BOD Elections, Delegate Elections, Workshop
    Date: October 5, 2019
    Title: NDSA Fall Workshop & Elections
    Location: CHI St Alexius Hospital, 900 E Broadway Ave, Bismarck, ND 58501
    Contact: Cherie Frenzel, 703 9th Ave NW, Mandan, ND 58554, 701-471-1255, cfrenzel38@hotmail.com
    CE Credits: 6 pending submission for approval

    OREGON STATE ASSEMBLY

    Program Type: Workshop Only
    Date: October 12, 2019
    Title: Fall Conference
    Location: Columbia Memorial Hospital, 2111 Exchange St, Astoria, OR 97013
    Contact: Sonia Lopez, PO Box 1461, Wilsonville, OR 97070, 503-679-7753, oast.oregon@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 6 pending submission for approval

    PENNSYLVANIA STATE ASSEMBLY 

    Program Type: Workshop Only
    Date: September 14, 2019
    Title: PA AST Fall Conference
    Location: UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital, 118 E 2nd St, Erie, PA 16507
    Contact: Mary Ball, 17419 Oneil Road, Union City, PA 16438, 814-490-1152, mcb1269@yahoo.com
    CE Credits: 6 pending submission for approval

    VIRGINIA STATE ASSEMBLY

    Program Type: Workshop
    Date: October 5, 2019
    Title: Bones and Beyond
    Location: Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center, 100 Sentara Circle, Williamsburg, VA 23188
    Contact: Lisa Day, 13284 Firefly Road, Culpeper, VA 22701, 540-422-9471, ldaycsfa@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 6 pending submission for approval

    WASHINGTON STATE ASSEMBLY

    Program Type: Annual Business Meeting, BOD Elections, Delegate Elections, Workshop
    Date: October 19, 2019
    Title: 2019 Fall Annual Business Meeting, Elections and Workshop
    Location: Spokane Community College - Allied Health Building #9, 1810 N Greene St, Spokane, WA 99217
    Contact: Sherridan Poffenroth, 10406 N Humboldt Dr, Spokane, WA 99218, 509-991-6892, sherridanpoffenroth@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 6 pending submission for approval

    WEST VIRGINIA STATE ASSEMBLY

    Program Type: Annual Business Meeting, BOD Elections, Delegate Elections, Workshop
    Date: September 21, 2019
    Title: West Virginia State Assembly Annual Business Meeting and Fall Workshop
    Location: Mon Health Medical Center, 1200 J.D. Anderson Dr, Morgantown, WV 26554
    Contact: Kimberly Miller, PO Box 983, Dellslow, WV 26531, 304-415-3341, klucionmiller@aol.com
    CE Credits: 6 pending submission for approval

    Program Type: Workshop Only
    Date: April 4, 2020
    Title: West Virginia State Assembly Spring Workshop
    Location: West Virginia University – Parkersburg, 300 Campus Dr, Parkersburg, WV 26104
    Contact: Kimberly Miller, PO Box 983, Dellslow, WV 26531, 304-415-3341, klucionmiller@aol.com
    CE Credits: 6 pending submission for approval

    WISCONSIN STATE ASSEMBLY

    Program Type: Annual Business Meeting, BOD Elections, Delegate Elections, Workshop
    Date: October 5, 2019
    Title: Wisconsin AST Fall Barbecue
    Location: TBD, Milwaukee, WI
    Contact: Daniel Dickover, 3716 S Herman St, Milwaukee, WI 53207, 414-526-5321, danattippe@gmail.com
    CE Credits: 6 pending submission for approval

    Program Type: Workshop Only
    Date: March 14, 2020
    Title: Bloom with Knowledge
    Location: Aurora BayCare Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Center, 1160 Kepler Dr, Green Bay, WI 54311
    Contact: Stephanie Champeau, 4074 Don Circle, New Franken, WI 54229, 920-288-4582, stephanie.champeau2@aurora.org
    CE Credits: 6 pending submission for approval