Who is TANA?

The Tennessee Association of Nurse Anesthetists (TANA) is a nonprofit corporation whose purpose is to advance the profession of nurse anesthesia, to advocate Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists as high- quality anesthesia providers, to enhance the art and science of nurse anesthesia and to facilitate the provision of safe, accessible, affordable, high quality anesthesia care.



Remembering Our Friend and Colleague, Patty Cornwell, CRNA

The TANA/CRNA community is relatively small but connected in many ways. As such, the loss of any ...

Registration Now Open for TANA’s 84th Annual Meeting!

Join Us for TANA's 84th Annual Meeting October 15-17 in Murfreesboro. Keep an eye out ...

What is a CRNA?

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) are advanced practice registered nurses with graduate level education who enjoy a high degree of autonomy and professional respect. CRNAs provide anesthetics to patients in every practice setting, and for every type of surgery or procedure. They are the sole anesthesia providers in nearly all rural hospitals, and the main provider of anesthesia to the men and women serving in the U.S. Armed Forces.


Oct 15

TANA’s 84th Annual Meeting

October 15 @ 8:00 am - October 17 @ 12:00 pm

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