Publications and Events


The NBCRNA produces regular, timely communications to inform CRNAs, students, program administrators, CE vendors, other stakeholders, and the public about important developments and updates with regard to certification and recertification for nurse anesthetists.

Our news and publications include:

NBCRNA Evaluating Alternatives to CPC Exam

PPA Report                                                                            

Professional Practice Analysis/NCE Summary - article.

Statement on CPC Program billing cycle and check in  

The NBCRNA Annual Report 

 NBCRNA’s quarterly e-newsletter

 News releases, replies and statements 

Minutes from the Board of Directors meetings

  NCSBN's Nursys Database Welcomes Data from NBCRNA- press release


The NBCRNA also periodically develops joint news releases with other organizations, such as the AANA, about collaborative developments. We provide support upon request to accredited providers to assist their efforts in communicating the value of certification. The NBCRNA also contributes to other publications that offer education and resources about Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs).

For more information about contributions the NBCRNA can make to your organization or publication, contact (855) 285-4658.


Find out about events happening in the nurse anesthesia field. The below links will take you to listings of various upcoming events.

AANA Meetings and Workshops:

AAN Conference & Events:

If you are a member of the media and would like to talk to a nurse anesthesia expert, contact NBCRNA Senior Director of Communications and Publications Lisa Kamen at, or (708) 667-0118.