The Denver chapter of AORN (DAORN) is registered as Chapter 0601. DAORN was founded in 1952 and has built a steady and strong membership over the years. Many of our members have served on National Committees and the Board of AORN. The DAORN Chapter Bylaws are in line with the national AORN mission, purpose, and membership. Through active participation on our chapter committees, the Board of Directors, and other roles, DAORN helps our perioperative nurses become engaged in their professional organization and community.