Newsflash Archive

October 17, 2017

Join NAPNAP for our 39th National Conference on Pediatric Health Care
Earn more than 20 high-quality contact hours, network with fellow APRN colleagues, discover products and services in the exhibit hall and explore Chicago’s delicious dining scene, amazing arts, culture and shopping when you attend our national conference on March 19-22, 2018. Our highly rated conference has more than 100 unique session, workshop and poster presentation opportunities to gain valuable evidence-based knowledge to enhance your practice and the health of your pediatric patients. Whether you are a pediatric nurse practitioner, family nurse practitioner or other pediatric provider, you will be blown away by all the opportunities you will have to learn, connect and have fun! Register today!

October 03, 2017

NAPNAP Specialty Symposia: Pediatric Emergencies and Pediatric Updates and Rx
Time is running out to join us for our last two 2017 specialty symposia, Pediatric Emergencies in Washington, D.C. on Nov. 5 and Pediatric Updates and Rx in San Francisco on Nov. 11-12. Learn more and register today.

September 19, 2017

We Did It!
NAPNAP was presented with an Honorable Mention in PR Daily’s 2017 Corporate Social Responsibility Awards for our Cancer Prevention and HPV Vaccine Resources webpage content. Thank you to the volunteers and staff who contributed to the development of this important provider education and resource material.

September 05, 2017

2018 Conference Posters on the Move!
NAPNAP Posters on the Move! provides an opportunity for pediatric-focused advanced practice registered nurses to present their research or innovations in practice. Visit NAPNAP’s Conference Poster webpage today to learn more about the guidelines and submit your Research Methodology/Protocol, Research Study or Practice Innovation poster abstract today.

August 15, 2017

NAPNAP Symposia – Washington, D.C. and San Francisco!
Looking for CE in the fall? We are excited to offer two symposia in great locations this November, so start planning your fall getaway now. Spend your weekend with us and earn CE contact hours. For a limited time, our participants can receive special rates at our host hotels, so don't delay in making your plans to join us this fall. Learn more and register today.

August 01, 2017

NAPNAP Symposia – August Symposium and Fall Getaways!
Only five more days until our Pediatric Rx specialty symposium in Louisville, Ky. There are still available spots for all pediatric-focused APRNs so share with your colleagues and join us on Aug. 6!

July 18, 2017

Last Chance – Pediatric Infectious Diseases Symposium, Tampa, Fla. - July 29
Is that rash infectious or not? What is the latest on Ebola and malaria vaccines in the research phase? What are the emerging infectious diseases that I need to understand for my pediatric patients? If you want the answers, don't miss our Pediatric Infectious Diseases symposium in Tampa, Fla. on Saturday, July 29. There is still time for PNPs, FNPs and other pediatric providers to register and earn 7.0 contact hours, and 1.5 Rx hours.

July 05, 2017

NAPNAP Symposia – Register Soon – Our Pediatric Infectious Diseases Symposium and Pediatric Rx – East Symposium are only a few weeks away!
Only four more weeks until our Pediatric Infectious Diseases symposium in Tampa, Fla. on July 29 and five more weeks until our Pediatric Rx - East Symposium in Louisville, Ky. on Aug. 6. Don’t miss our exciting schedule of events taking place this summer and fall. Our member experts have developed schedules that include the latest evidence-based information to increase your knowledge related to pediatric pharmacology, pediatric infectious diseases and pediatric emergencies. Spend your weekend with us and earn at least 7.0 CE contact hours, each symposium agenda also includes sessions approved for pharmacology hours! Learn more and register today. For a limited time, you can save on your hotel reservations! Book by July 7 to save at our Tampa event and by July 13 to save in Louisville.

June 20, 2017

NAPNAP is pleased to announce that Felicia Taylor, director of member services and engagement, has been selected by ASAE for its 2017–2019 Diversity Executive Leadership Program (DELP). DELP is a two-year program that supports individuals from under-represented identity groups to advance into the ranks of leadership in the association management profession. DELP scholars participate in an accelerated leadership program of education, mentoring, and volunteer service in the association community.

June 06, 2017

Do You Know
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May 16, 2017

2017 Specialty Symposia – Four great topics in four great locations!
Learn and network at our specialty symposia in four great locations across the country this summer and fall! Each symposium is presented by experts in the field and offers at least 7.0 contact hours, plus Rx hours. Our 2017 symposia schedule includes emerging infectious diseases (Tampa, Fla.), pediatric pharmacology (Louisville, Ky.), pediatric emergencies (Washington, D.C.) and Pediatric Updates and Rx (San Francisco, Calif.). Make a weekend of it with colleagues or family! Learn more about our specialty symposia and register today.

May 02, 2017

2018 National Conference Abstracts – Deadline June 1!
Only one month left to submit a proposal for consideration for a concurrent presentation. Get started on your proposal today and you may be joining our elite group of conference presenters at the 39th National Conference on Pediatric Health Care, hosted March 19-22 in Chicago. Visit the Call for Abstract webpage today to learn about the process and begin drafting your proposal.

April 18, 2017

2017 Conference Participants: Be Sure to Record Your Contact Hours
You still have time to record your contact hours, evaluate the conference and print your certificate of attendance. Please visit MyExpoCredits and login with your email address and five-digit zip code. The deadline is April 19.

April 04, 2017

And the Winner Is …
During NAPNAP’s 38th National Conference on Pediatric Health Care, we recognized more than 40 individuals for their achievements and contributions to child health. Find out who the winners of the national, chapter, poster, SIG, JPHC and Foundation awards are through our Awards Presented at Conference webpage. Congratulations to all of our winners!

March 21, 2017

SIGs Debuted New Resources at Conference
The Children in Disasters SIG has new preparedness handouts for providers and families. Learn more and download to share with your colleagues and patient families. 

Members from the Adolescent Heath Care and Pediatric Health Care Home SIGs collaborated to develop tools for providers to display and distribute to families with teens. The resources focus on “teen proofing” against many common issues in and around homes.