Past Events

AENA December 14, 2021 Holiday Meeting

All who attended were treated with a meal Cabo Loco along with some awesome door prizes.  During the special election, Candace Lee was elected President Elect for 2022.  We did not give away an ENA membership as it is being deferred to the February 2022 meeting - two memberships will be given out so come to the meeting and bring a friend.

January 2022 - the website will be updated with the 2022 AENA Board!!!

2022 will be an awesome year!!!



Feb/March Educational Offering

WOW!  What an awesome presentation entitled "Ransomed Life - Human Trafficking Training for Healthcare Professionals and Support Staff" by Muriel Lanford.  Items covered were:  Key terms, categories of human trafficking, labor/sex trafficking in Texas, trafficker profiles & techniques, identifying victims, long term consequences and what should you do.  The presentation, along with trafficking terms and a resource page are listed below.

HT Presentation

Trafficking Terms

HT Resources (URLs)




December 2020 Chapter Meeting

Thank you to David Jones and his team from Encompass Health for providing a CE during this meeting.  "The Short and Long Term Consequences of Critical Illness" allowed the attendees to learn about how these patients affect not only ICU, but the ED as well. Meeting Minutes Here.


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October 2020 Chapter Meeting

The October meeting was filled with excitement.  Not only were elections held for new officers, the attendees were able to see a full length screening of "In Case of Emergemcy."  Thank you to Texas ENA for providing the movie.  Those that were able to attend the last in-person ENA National Conference were only able to see a few minutes of the film. Meeting Minutes Here.



Feb 2019 Chapter Meeting

Dr. Jason Picket gave a presentation on Ketamine for pain and agitation as selected by our members! Dinner was provided by Randall Renken at Texas A&M International University. Meeting Minutes Here.



Dec 2018 Chapter Meeting

Patty Robinson, head of security at Dell Seton, Seton Medical Center Austin, and Seton Medical Center Hayes gave an excellent presentation on active shooter and mass casualty situations. City Ambulance Service took us out for a night out on the town at Las Palomas. Food, raffle, and good times had by all. Meeting Minutes Here.



October 2018 Chapter Meeting

Board Elections and a presentation by Abbot Point of Care. Meeting Minutes Here.


August 2018 Chapter Meeting

Presentations on Austin mental health resources including Integral Care and Austin Oaks. Meeting Minutes Here.


June 2018 Chapter Meeting

Presentations by John Garner from BTG: When Envonmation Strikes Strike Back With CROFAB For Commplete Control and Jan Trip Johnson, RN on Wilderness Medicine. Dinner provided by Crofab. Meeting Minutes here.

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April 2018 Chapter Meeting

Shire and Salveo sponsored a dinner at Perry's with a presentation on blood disorders by Dr. Tammuella E. C. Singleton. Meeting Minutes here.

December 2017 Chapter Meeting

Virginia Hunter Samson gave a presentation on how to Alleviate and Prevent Burnout. Meeting minutes here.

October 2017 Chapter Meeting

The October meeting had a presentation by Shannon Metcalfe on pediatric SANE patients and chapter elections. Meeting minutes here.

August 2017 Chapter Meeting

Our August meeting had a summary of the Texas state quarterly meeting and a presentation on medical missions. Meeting minutes here.

June 2017 Chapter Meeting

Our June meeting was an educational presentation on risks of body piercings and tattoos presented by Curtis Townsend. Flyer Here.


April 2017 Chapter Meeting

For our April meeting, Julie Walder gave a presentation on compassion fatigue. Meeting minutes Here.


February 2017 Chapter Meeting

Our first meeting of the year was held at Dell Medical Center, Auditorium. Meeting minutes HERE.