General Information

Create Your Virtual Conference Experience!

The symposium program offers up to 47.75 contact hours and 16.5 pharmacology credits. Mix and match live and recorded educational sessions to create the virtual conference experience that works for you!

  • All registered attendees will be able to attend all live presentations, and will have access to all live presentations, all recorded sessions, exhibits, and more in the virtual conference library.
  • Enjoy flexibility to attend live any day/time you like.
  • CNE contact hours are included in your registration package price.
  • Extended access! Earn contact hours up to 6 month after the virtual conference.

Nursing Continuing Professional Development

Earn up to 47.75 contact hours for live and on-demand sessions.

Sessions marked with Rx contain pharmacology content that can be applied toward pharmacology credit requirements. Pharmacology content credit is time-based on the objectives and content outline. Up to 16.5 hours of pharmacology credit can be accumulated from symposium sessions.

If corporate-supported symposia are added to the program, additional contact hours may be available.

ANNA urges participants to be aware of the contact hour requirements for relicensure in the states in which they hold a license.

American Nephrology Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

ANNA is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 17499.

Evaluation Process and Contact Hour Certificates

You will be requested to evaluate the overall effectiveness of this conference. The evaluation will be available in the ANNA Online Library. In order to receive your contact hour credit, you must evaluate each session you attend. Once you complete your evaluation online, you will be able to access and print your contact hour certificate.

Baxter PD Excellence Academy

Baxter is offering nurses interested in advancing their peritoneal dialysis (PD) skills the opportunity to attend immersive PD Excellence Academy accredited educational sessions that are included in the symposium program for no extra cost.

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Conferences Committee

Judy Kauffman, DNP, MSN, RN, CNN

Chairperson Designate
Leah Foster Smith, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC, CNN-NP, FNKF

Director of Education Services
Sally Russell, MN, BSN, RN, CMSRN, CNE

Committee Members
Robin Bassett, DNP, RN, BC
Jennifer Branch, DNP, APRN, NP-C, CCTC
Alicia Carson, MS, APRN, ACNS-BC, CNN
Janelle Ideus, BSN, RN, CNN
Sharon Longton, BSN, RN, CNN, CCTC
Naomi Opitz, BSN, RN, CDN