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AAAA 2022

April 9-11 | Miramar Beach, Florida

Welcome to AAAA 2022

AAAA's annual meeting is the can't-miss event of the year for Certified Anesthesiologist Assistants and Student Anesthesiologist Assistants. Three days of dynamic education, connection with colleagues from around the country, the latest legislative updates, and more. 

What to expect at AAAA 2022

Actionable Insights

Discover new knowledge that will impact your career. Expert speakers and thought leaders from around America will offer practical lessons you can put to work immediately. From billing to job hunting to procedure-specific techniques - there's something for everyone.


CME Credits

We've packed AAAA 2022 with more than 20 CME for live attendees - and even a few for those who can't make it in person. Flexible options mean you can attend in April and claim your credits any time before the end of the year.

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Urgent Updates

The legislative picture for CAAs and SAAs is fluid and changing. Join those on the front lines of our push to advance practice rights for the latest updates. Hear how AAAA is working to create a brighter future for CAAs, and learn how you can get involved in making it a reality.


Friday, April 8 (Pre-Conference Day)

  • Registration
  • Exhibitor Assembly
  • AAAEP Board Meeting
  • AAAEP Educator Workshop (Invite Only)
  • AAP Meeting (Invite only)
  • BLS/ACLS/PALS Renewal Certification Course – additional fee

Saturday, April 9

  • Registration
  • Breakfast With Exhibitors
  • President's Address & Business Meeting
  • Legislative Talk
  • ASA Update
  • AAAA Board of Directors Meeting
  • Student Poster Presentations / Fellow Cocktail Hour
  • Welcome Reception with Exhibitors

Sunday, April 10

  • Breakfast With Exhibitors
  • CME Lectures
  • Regional Ultrasound Workshop – additional fee
  • Vascular Access Workshop – additional fee
  • State Academies Combined Forum
  • Student Trivia
  • Exhibitor Move-Out
  • President's Club Reception (Invite Only)

Monday, April 11

  • CME Lectures
  • State Academy Meetings
  • Off-Site Sightseeing Excursions

Optional Experiences

Fishing off the Emerald Coast – Monday, Apr. 11

Enjoy a professionally guided fishing excursion along the beautiful waters of the Emerald Coast. The Gulf of Mexico, Choctawhatchee Bay, Intracoastal Waterway, and surrounding estuaries are teeming with a tremendous variety of game fish thus earning the area the title of “World’s Luckiest Fishing Village.”

Guests will be transported the short drive to the Destin Harbor. Whether you are an experienced angler or just out for a new and exciting adventure, your captain will have you fishing comfortably in a short time. Coast Guard-approved vessels will be chartered for your excursion. Fishing license, bait and tackle are included. At the conclusion of your excursion, your fish will be cleaned and packaged for you.

  • 12:00 p.m. – Depart Hotel

  • 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. – Fishing Charter, Destin Harbor

  • 5:00 p.m. – Return to Hotel

  • 5:30 p.m. – Estimated Hotel Arrival

COST: $396 per person

*Tour requires minimum 12 participants to proceed. AAAA will notify registrants if we need to cancel by Friday, March 11, 2022. If the tour is canceled, refunds will be issued within 30 days of cancellation.

Dolphin Cruise & Snorkeling - Monday, Apr. 11

Join us for a fun, family-friendly dolphin cruise along the shores of the Gulf of Mexico and the Choctawhatchee Bay aboard a pontoon boat! Guests will be transported from the Hilton Sandestin for the brief ride to the Destin Harbor. Located at the Harborwalk, guests will have exclusive use of a 40-passenger pontoon boat for a two-hour excursion. The boat features a covered canopy for shade from the sun as well as a restroom. While searching for dolphins along the beautiful emerald green waters of the Gulf, guests will also have the opportunity to enjoy shelling, snorkeling and experience close-up views of seabirds and other marine wildlife. Sanitized masks, snorkel gear and shelling bags are provided along with bottled water. At the conclusion of the cruise, guests will be transported back to the hotel.

  • 1:00 p.m. – Depart Hotel

  • 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Private Charter

  • 4:15 p.m. – Arrive Hotel

COST: $185 per person

*Tour requires minimum 20 participants to proceed. AAAA will notify registrants if we need to cancel by Friday, March 11, 2022. If the tour is canceled, refunds will be issued within 30 days of cancellation.

If you would like to request more than 4 tickets at a time please contact

AAAA 2022 Schedule

*COVID-19 Notice: We will track and follow the most current regulations and conditions of the local area as we approach AAAA 2022.