Who Should Attend

  • Nurses, technicians, and health care professionals who care for patients with kidney disease
  • Staff nurses, advanced practice nurses, managers, educators, and researchers specializing in nephrology
  • Dialysis care providers
  • Transplant coordinators and professionals
  • Diabetes educators
  • Student nurses (special rate available)

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Top Reasons to Attend

  • Explore ways to improve patient care.
  • Incorporate evidence into your practice.
  • Discover innovations in patient therapies and treatment modalities.
  • Network with other professionals in the specialty.
  • Earn continuing nursing education (CNE) and pharmacology credits.
  • Receive a bonus 5 extra CNE credits after the meeting (see details).

Volunteer Leaders Workshop

Registration is open! Register online at www.annanurse.org/vlw.

ANNA values the contributions of its volunteer leaders and stands committed to their orientation to the association’s business and their volunteer roles. Leadership development and training for our leaders is offered during the Volunteer Leaders Workshop (VLW).

Who can attend the VLW?

Volunteer leaders serving in a chapter or national role during the 2015-16 year are invited and encouraged to attend. These roles include:

  • Chapter Officer
  • Chapter Health Policy Representative
  • Chapter Support Team (ACST)
  • Committee Chairperson
  • SPN Facilitator / Leader
  • Board of Directors

What is the cost to attend?

There is no charge to attend this workshop if you will serve in a volunteer role during 2015-16.

How do I register?

Volunteer leaders will receive a personal invitation to register. Registration opens on February 1, 2015. Register online at www.annanurse.org/vlw.

Be Our Guest!

If you’re not a volunteer in an official ANNA role but want to know more about our leadership opportunities, you may attend the VLW as a guest for a special guest registration rate of $125. Click here for more information. [PDF]

Tentative Schedule

Friday, April 17 Saturday, April 18 Sunday, April 19
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Registration Open
7:00 am – 8:00 am
Registration Open
8:00 am – 3:15 pm
Education Day
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Welcome Reception
8:00 am – 5:30 pm
Role Orientation Day
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Opening Ceremonies
46th National Symposium

For more information, contact the ANNA National Office at VLW@ajj.com