General Information

All event times are Eastern Time Zone.

Continuing Nursing Education

The program offers contact hours (CH) as follows:

  • Saturday – 5.25 CH
  • Sunday – 8.5 CH
  • Monday – 3.0 CH
  • Sessions on Demand (pre-recorded) – 12.0 CH

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 6.75 hours of pharmacology credit can be accumulated.

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

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

American Nephrology Nurses Association is accredited with distinction 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.

Create Your Virtual Conference Experience!

ANNA has created virtual conference registration packages that allow more flexibility with your schedule and contact hour needs. 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, posters, exhibits, and more in the virtual conference library.
  • Flexibility to attend live any day/time you like.
  • CNE contact hours included in your registration package price.
  • Extended access: earn contact hours up to 2 years after the virtual conference.

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.


ANNA does not endorse any product or service exhibited, nor does it necessarily support the content of any educational session provided by exhibitors. Acceptance of advertising does not indicate or imply endorsement by ANNA.


View answers to frequently asked questions

Contact the ANNA National Office: 888-600-2662 or 856-256-2320; fax 856-589-7463;

Conferences Committee

Mary Schira, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC

Chairperson Designate
Judy Kauffman, DNP, MSN, RN, CNN

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

Committee Members
Marijo Johnson, BSN, RN, CNN
Sharon Longton, BSN, RN, CNN, CCTC
Anna Rogers, MBA, BSN, RN, CNN
Mary Schopbach, BSN, RN, CNN
Leah Foster Smith, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC, CNN-NP, FNKF