National Conference for Nurse Practitioners Spring 2017
 

April 19-22, 2017
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center

NCNP has a brand new program for both Primary and Acute Care Clinicians that’ll offer you educational sessions that will renew the practical and critical thinking skills you need to improve the overall quality of patient care.

See you at Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee!

I’m delighted to announce the National Conference for Nurse Practitioners: The Conference for Primary and Acute Care Clinicians, April 19-22, 2017, at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee. Sponsored by Wolters Kluwer, publisher of The Nurse Practitioner journal, the conference offers you educational sessions that will renew the practical and critical thinking skills you need to improve the overall quality of patient care.

Our top-rated speakers, experts in their respective fields, will cover a broad array of topics for practitioners in either primary or acute care settings. Subjects include immunization updates, diabetes, pharmacogenomics and chronic pain, antibiotics, chronic kidney disease, heart failure, cancer screening, tick-borne illnesses, non-opioid analgesics, and sepsis, as well as topics in women’s health, pediatrics, geriatrics, and more. CEand Rxcredit will be awarded upon completion of each session.

We think you’ll agree that the National Conference for Nurse Practitioners is the best choicefor your continuing education needs. You’ll enjoy a terrific setting, an evidence-based approach to learning, easy access to continuing education, numerous meal functions (which really sets us apart from other events), and best of all, the opportunity to exchange ideas with your peers.

Conference Committee

Conference Committee

Conference Chairperson

Conference Chairperson

Margaret A. Fitzgerald

DNP, FNP-BC, NP-C, FAANP, CSP, FAAN, DCC
President, Fitzgerald Health Education Associates, Inc., North Andover, MA
Family Nurse Practitioner, Adjunct Faculty, Family Practice Residency,
Greater Lawrence (MA) Family Health Center
Director of Continuing Education

Karen Innocent

DNP, CMSRN, ANP-BC, CRNP
Executive Director of Continuing Education
Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA
Nurse Practitioner Journal

Mary Perrong

MSN, RN, CRNP
Senior Clinical Editor, The Nurse Practitioner Journal and OR Nurse Journal
Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Philadelphia, PA
Clinical Adjunct Faculty

Director of Acute Care Programming

Sophia Chu Rodgers

ACNP, FNP, FAANP, FCCM
Clinical Adjunct Faculty, University of New Mexico & Sandoval Regional Medical Center
Alburquerque, NM
Clinical Adjunct Faculty, University of New Mexico
The Nurse Practitioner

Jamesetta A. Newland

PhD, RN, FNP-BC, FAANP, DPNAP
Editor-in-Chief, The Nurse Practitioner
Clinical Associate Professor and Nurse Practitioner
New York University College of Nursing
New York, NY
CE Accreditation & Compliance

Janet S. Thomas

MS, RN, BC
Manager of CE Accreditation & Compliance
Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Philadelphia, PA
American Journal of Nursing

Anne Dabrow Woods

DNP, MSN, RN, CRNP, ANP-BC, FAAN
Publisher, American Journal of Nursing (AJN)
Chief Nurse, Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins & Ovid Technologies Philadelphia, PA
Nurse Practitioner, Chester County Hospital West Chester, PA