American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
Sandra Kay Tunajek, CRNA, MSN, DNP
Dr.Tunajek is a 2002 doctoral graduate of Rush University, Chicago IL and received her anesthesia education at St. Joseph's Hospital School of Nurse Anesthesia in Parkersburg, WV.
Prior to joining the staff at AANA, she was active in state and national association activities serving as Chairman of the Council for Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists and Chairman of the AANA Practice Committee.
During her employment at AANA (1994-2006), she served as Director of Practice responsible for policy development and standards relating to nurse anesthesia. She also served as the Executive Director of CPIA with responsibilities for the AANA Wellness Program and peer assistance committee activities.
She has lectured extensively and authored textbook chapters on practice, regulatory, reimbursement, and wellness issues. Upon retirement she was elected to the AANA Foundation Board of Trustees (2010 to 2016) Chair – 2013-2014.
She is an emeritus member of the AANA
Sunday, August 11
10:45 AM – 12:00 PM