Built by Nurse Anesthetists, for Nurse Anesthetists.

CRNA Connect is an online medical community, exclusively for verified Nurse Anesthetists, enabling specialized consultation, communication, and information exchange within a private and secure platform.

Membership is exclusive to Nurse Anesthetists, ensuring interactions occur among specialists within a focused area of expertise, fueling vibrant clinical collaboration.

Utilizing advanced social networking technology, CRNA Connect was created specifically for the needs of Nurse Anesthetists and in full compliance with all industry regulations.
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Professional Board

Rory Nesbitt

Rory was born and raised in Washington State and received his BSN from Washington State University. Rory went to work in rural Washington as a RN for a few years and then decided that it was time to move to the bit city, Seattle. It was while working at the University of Washington that he began his pursuit of becoming a Nurse Anesthetist. He moved to Sioux Falls, SD to attend Mount Marty College and as part of his clinical rotations moved to Bismark, ND. Upon graduation he moved to Lansing, Michigan, where he met his wife, Rachel. Rachel's career took him to where he currently lives in Northern Virginia. He is a lucky husband and proud father of two wonderful, busy little boys (three and one).

Peter Strube

Peter D. Strube is a Nurse Anesthetist who graduated Magna Cum Laude from St. Mary’s University School of Nurse Anesthesia in 2006. He is a Major in the United States Army Nurse Corps. Peter holds a BA in Nursing (1994) from Luther College in Decorah, Iowa. He earned the War on Terrorism Medal, the Enduring Freedom Medal, and the Mobilization Armed Forces Reserve Medal in May of 2003, the Iraqi Freedom and global war on terror medal in 2007, and holds numerous certificates of Achievement, Appreciation, and Training from the United States Army. He has mobilized and deployed for 3 seperate tours during our current military operations. Peter has been a member of the faculty for programs in Critical Care and in Neurosurgical Nursing as well as for emergency transport and paramedic programs. He speaks professionally around the country. Peter is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Nurse Anesthesia, College of Health Professions, at Rosalind Franklin University, and is a preceptor for the program’s students. He also professionally mentors graduate students on their masters and doctoral work. He specializes in pharmacology and the business of anesthesia. Peter is very dedicated to the profession and has organized Trollway Anesthesia. Trollway Anesthesia offers top of the line education that includes cutting edge ultrasound training. The lectures and lab are given by and taught by Nurse Anesthetist’s; this is a 100% Nurse Anesthetist faculty.

Gayle Lourens


Core features and functionality include a range of collaborative peer-based services that aid quality of care and contribute to improved patient outcomes:

Lab Ideas


The Stream is a customized compilation of activities unique to members and the items they are following, such as other members, groups and curbside consults. Members are able to interact, initiate discussion and contribute to current conversations surrounding items within the stream.

Green Therapy

Curbside Consult

A place where Nurse Anesthetists are encouraged to post their toughest cases or industry conundrums for feedback. Through this feature, members are able to learn and share their experiences and have their ideas validated and enhanced by trusted peers through an efficient and convenient means of communication.

Support Team


Groups within CRNA Connect provide a destination for focused information and topics of interest, such as a medication, professional organization or academic institution. Members can choose to join the groups that are relevant to them , serving as the premier destination for topics of interest.

Support Team


Games allow members to test their knowledge and compete against peers. Game content is structured around Board Review questions that are relevant to established standards of care and recent medical advances. Games are added daily and can be played anytime – members have access to the correct answers, for an enjoyable, educational and competitive experience.

Support Team


The latest news and information is brought to members from the reputable sources they are already viewing on a daily basis. The News section has specifically curated content that provides the most up-to-date information and current issues relevant to Nurse Anesthetists.

Support Team


An area for members to provide information about themselves to other members, including their CV, a photo, practice information and other personal, professional and academic interests and accolades.


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Stay connected to Nurse Anesthetists through the CRNA Connect Mobile App. Available for Android phones and Android Tablet.

Stay connected to Nurse Anesthetists through the CRNA Connect Mobile App. Available for iPhone, and iPad Tablet.

Stay connected to Nurse Anesthetists through the CRNA Connect Mobile App. Available for iPhone, Android, iPad and Andriod Tablet.


Engage with colleagues, read the latest news, and respond to the latest clinical cases via Curbside Consult, and more.


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