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May 7, 2016, perianesthesia nurses gathered together for the QPANA 23nd annual conference in Laval.

2017, Laval welcome you again to the QPANA 24th annual conference! 

Conforming to the Quebec Order of Nurses (OIIQ) , an Attestation for Continuing Education to the conference will be given to the participants. The number of continuing educational hours earned will be indicated.

For information about the OIIQ professional standards for continuing educational activities, click here

  • For more information about 2017 Conference. Click here
  • For more information about 2016 Conference. Click here
  • For more information about 2015 Conference. Click here
  • For information about the previous conferences, click here.
  • Click here to see the guest speakers'presentations in 2015. Click here for the ones in 2016.

 LogorecyclingQPANA wants to "THINK GREEN". After the conference, with the guest speakers' permission, certain of their presentation are now available in the  Members Area.

Important notice:

  • In order to get access to the Members Area, please sent an e-mail with your name and your QPANA membership numbers to .


National News

Please refer to the National Section.

 Do you know? In 2017, the “PeriAnesthesia Nurses Week” was on February 6 to 12, and the “PeriAnesthesia Nurses Day” was on February 8.

  • Certification

The Certification Exam for PeriAnesthesia Nursing is now a reality in Canada ! Click here to read the great news from the CNA's Certification Bulletin. For more information, please go to the section Certification

  • Standards for Pratice

The third edition of the Standards for Practice is now available in English and in French. More resources are included: Pain Management, Post-op Nausea and Vomiting Management, Perianesthesia Care in Pediatric and much much more... Do not miss this updated ediction.

As being a QPANA member, you will have a reduced discount when purchasing the document ! For more information click here

  • National Conference

In 2017, the National conference will be held on June 10 - 11 in Vancouver, British Columbia. For information about the conference, click here

Staytune for future conference


International News

Please refer to the International Section