Association of Surgical Technologists

Minnesota State Assembly

Association of Surgical Technologists
Association of Surgical Technologists

Welcome to the Minnesota State Assembly of The Association of Surgical Technologists Website.  

 Enhancing the profession to ensure quality patient care.

Since 1969 the Association of Surgical Technologists has sought to bring together surgical technologists and other healthcare professionals and organizations to promote quality patient care by developing educational programs, promoting professional standards and credentials, providing a forum for the exchange of ideas, monitoring the changing healthcare environment, and fostering other opportunities for the personal and professional growth of all surgical technologists and surgical assistants. 

 Our Mission Statement:

Our mission is to provide surgical technologists the opportunity to grow through continuing education, legislation, and marketing. By networking with other health care professionals, we will ultimately contribute to the care of our surgical patients.  


March 21, 2015

St. Paul — Minnesota State Assembly Spring Meeting
Location: Regions Hospital  -   CLICK HERE
              Auditorium  -   CLICK HERE
              640 Jackson Street
              St, Paul, MN  55101
Event: 2015 Spring Workshop  -  7 CE(s), Approved by AST.
Registration Brochure:   CLICK HERE
Contact: Tamie Maki, CST
             8120 157th Lane NW
             Ramsey, MN  55303
             612-570-0399 (LM)
Elections will be held for 6 Delegates & 6 Alternate Delegates to go to the AST National Surgical Technologists Conference in San Antonio, Texas from May 12-16, 2015.  Read the MN State Assembly Delegate Policy Agreement below then download and complete the Delegate Agreement application form.
MN State Assembly Delegate Policy Agreement:  CLICK HERE
MN State Assembly Delegate Agreement application form:  CLICK HERE
Once you have completed the application form you can email or mail it to:
Naydeen Pollak
MN State Assembly President
7633 Blaisdell Ave. So.
Richfield, MN  55423
There will be applications at the Spring Workshop registration table to complete if you didn't get a chance to do it prior to the day of the Workshop.  


September 26, 2015

Bloomington — Minnesota State Assembly Fall Business Meeting
Location: Ramada Bloomington
              2300 E. American Blvd.
              Bloomington, MN  55425
Event: 2015 Fall Workshop  -  7 CE(s), pending approval by AST.
Contacts: Sara Vodnick, CST
              3550 E. 46th Street, #103
              Minneapolis, MN  55406
              Sarah Mueller, CST