Education Opportunities for Educators

ADCE 2023 Abstracts

Thank you for your interest in submitting an abstract for consideration at the Assembly of Didactic and Clinical Educators (ADCE) on February 23 - 26, 2023, in Austin, TX. Please note that submitted abstracts also will be considered for the ADCE portion of the 2023 AANA Annual Congress in Seattle, WA.

The ADCE is designed to provide a variety of educational topics that will develop the maximum effectiveness of CRNAs in their roles as program administrators and didactic and clinical educators in diverse settings across the nation. Attended by hundreds of CRNAs, it is an excellent opportunity to present your best practices and research pertinent to education to your peers and nurse anesthesia students interested in becoming educators.

Abstract submissions are now being accepted. For more information, please review the guidelines and grading rubric. 

Abstract Submission Guidelines


Submission Deadlines and Notifications

  • Submission Deadline:  Deadline extended to May 2, 2022, at 11:59 pm CST
  • Grading Deadline:  June 30, 2022
  • Notification Deadline: All presenters will be notified of their acceptance status no later than September 2, 2022.

Anesthesia College Bowl - Apply Now!

The spirited College Bowl is held annually at the AANA Annual Congress. Six teams of students play each other, answering questions about anesthesia that have been submitted by nurse anesthesia program directors. The winning student team faces off against a team of six CRNAs to determine the ultimate winner of the College Bowl.

Apply to be on the CRNA Challenge Team for the 2022 Annual Congress. 

Are you a Program Administrator? Nominate up to two students to compete on the student teams.

All applications are due by May 6 for the College Bowl at the 2022 Annual Congress in Chicago, IL.


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