Welcome to the Preoperative Association, the organisation for health professionals working in the preoperative field. The Association offers an opportunity to influence national guidance frameworks, training, competencies and agendas.

The Preoperative Association congratulates Mrs Marie Digner on her election as the First President Elect of the Association

The Preoperative Association would like to thank all Sponsors of the 2013 Annual Conference.

Latest News

POA Nurse Training
- Documents now available in members area

Presentations made at the 2013 Conference are now available in the members area

Evidence-based Practical Guide for Preoperative Assessment Units is now available (£25.00 only), please contact the Secretariat on 020 7631 8896 for a copy.



This conference is now fully booked. There is the opportunity for delegates to view the conference via live video feed in an ante room within the venue. Please note: You will not be allowed access into the main lecture theatre, which is now full to capacity
(Please note that the registration fees remain unchanged)

A date for your diary!
The 2014 Annual Preoperative Association Conference will take place at the Royal College of Physicians in St Andrews Place, London, on Monday 10th November 2014.

To contact a member of the Board,
or for further information, please Contact Us