Last Revised: 01-07-2020
It is our privilege and pleasure to invite you to APSNA’s 29th Annual Scientific Conference.
The conference is being held May 11, 2020, and concluding on May 14, 2020, at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, in Orlando, Florida, USA.
At the 29th Annual Scientific Conference, the Program Committee will showcase the growth and future state of pediatric surgical nursing. The conference is intended for a dynamic, growing body of members representing various nursing roles including bedside nurses, operating room nurses, clinic nurses, advanced practice nurses, nurse managers, and nurse educators.
Attendees will benefit from a wide range of topics and faculty presenting on original evidence-based, research findings as well as on innovative ideas for successful approaches to clinical application of pediatric surgical nursing.
Our conference brochure will be available late December 2019, early January 2020. Please refer to the conference brochure and registration pages for more information. Registration is nontransferable.
Continuing Education Credit
- This program is not yet approved for contact hours. Conference organizers plan to request 12 NAPNAP CE contact hours (for Annual Conference) and 3.5 NAPNAP CE contact hours (for Conference Symposium ) per the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Continuing Education. Pharmacology credit hours yet to be determined.
- This program is not yet approved for CME credit. Conference organizers plan to request 20.3 AAPA Category 1 CME credits from the AAPA Review Panel. The total number of approved credits yet to be determined.
- Trauma credits yet to be determined.
- For those registrants needing Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits, a CME processing fee will be charged in addition to the annual meeting registration fee. To enroll for CME credits, check the appropriate box on the annual meeting registration form and include the CME processing fee. CME registration must be completed before the annual meeting.
For those registering for the annual conference, evaluations will be available for completion until June 30, 2020. Processing fees will apply after this date.
Housing & Travel Information
The Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, offers an exceptional venue for the 2020 APSNA Conference.
The Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress is ranked #1 on Condé Nast Traveler’s 2019 Reader’s Choice Awards for Orlando Resorts, our resort sits on 1,500 lush acres with a private lake, tennis courts, and a unique lagoon-style pool. Tee off at the Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course or unwind at our spa. We also run scheduled shuttles to Walt Disney World® Resort, Universal Orlando Resort™, and SeaWorld® Orlando.
Special room pricing has been secured for the conference. Rooms and rates are based on availability and subject to state and local fees/taxes. Conference attendees are encouraged to make their travel arrangements early.
For details and more information please visit our Housing & Travel Information page.
Information for Exhibitors
The APSNA exhibit program is developed to give exhibitors optimum contact with the leaders in pediatric surgical nursing. For more details, along with exhibitors already committed to the event, please visit our Exhibitor Page.
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