48th Annual Educational Meeting

Register online.*

Online registration is now closed. You can register via phone until Noon on Wednesday, April 6. After that, you must register on-site at the Hyatt Regency in New Orleans.

AANN members save on Annual Meeting Registration! If you aren't an AANN member, the Join and Register rate (previously referred to as the Non-member rate) includes 1 year membership.

Register by mail.

Print, complete the registration form, and mail to:
AANN Meeting
8735 W. Higgins Road, Suite 300
Chicago, IL 60631-2738


Print, complete the registration form, and fax to:


Call 847-375-4733 or 888-557-2266 to register.
Monday-Friday, 8:00 am-6:00 pm CT

*credit card payment only

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Cancellation Policy: ALL CANCELLATIONS MUST BE MADE IN WRITING. A $100 processing fee will be charged for all cancellations postĀ¬marked more than 14 days before the event. No refunds will be made under any circumstances on cancellations postmarked after March 25, 2016.

Continuing Education Credit and Objectives

Continuing Education HoursPoster1

17.75=Includes only concurrents, keynote, chapter session, invited speakers, CE symposia, chapter leader session

26.75= Includes only concurrents, keynote, chapter session, invited speakers, CE symposia, chapter leader session, and posters

37.65 or 41.65=Includes Sessions & Posters, Pre/Post Cons (depending on which pre con's you select)


1. Create an environment to meet the learning needs of all nurses; from novice to expert levels of practice.

2. Provide opportunities to promote the advancement of neuroscience nursing.

3. Create avenues for networking and mentoring among your neuroscience nursing colleagues.

4. Optimize patient care through exposure to innovative research and leading evidence-based practice.

Continuing Education Credit

AANN is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

The American Association of Neuroscience Nurses is accredited as a provider of continuing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing (CEP:13331).

Be aware of your own state board of nursing's continuing education requirements, especially if you live in a state where continuing education is mandatory. Attendees can earn 1 nursing contact hour for every 60 minutes of educational content by attending at least 90% of the session and completing and submitting evaluation forms within 30 days after the conference ends. The total number of contact hours that can be earned are as follows:

Preconference and Postconference Workshops

8 contact hours for an 8-hour preconference or postconference workshopSpeaker

4 contact hours for a 4-hour preconference or postconference workshop

2 contact hours for a 2-hour preconference or postconference workshop


9.90 contact hours for evaluating 74 posters (each poster evaluation is worth 0.15 contact hours)

Additional Events

1.25 contact hours total for the Agnes M. Marshall Keynote Address and Special Lecture session.

Please note all contact hours are subject to change.