Newsflash Archive

January 02, 2018

Register Now and Reserve Your Hotel Room at Hyatt Regency Chicago
Sessions are filling up fast and the early bird rate expires on Feb. 2! Check out the conference agenda and start your registration today. Make your hotel reservations online now to receive the special conference rate! The deadline to receive the discount in our hotel block is Feb. 16. We are also in need of volunteers to serve as room supervisors in Chicago. When you register all you have to do is answer "Yes" to the volunteer question on the registration form. As a thank you, all volunteers will receive a promotion code for a discounted course on PedsCESM after the conference.

December 19, 2017

Conference Travel Scholarships Available Now
The NAPNAP Foundation will be awarding travel scholarships to students or new grads attending the 39th National Conference for Pediatric Health Care. Click here to learn more. Apply by the Jan. 12 deadline.

December 05, 2017

Do You Know the Flu?
Each year, 20,000 children under the age of 5 are hospitalized because of influenza complications. We’re fighting back – and we want you to join! Dec. 3-9 is National Influenza Vaccination Week and we have partnered with Families Fighting Flu and HealthyWomen to bring you an e-toolkit with important resources and information to help you make a difference in flu vaccination rates. Download your copy and have your patient families check out our Do You Know the Flu? webpage, which includes flu vaccine facts and resources essential to your practice. 

November 21, 2017

NAPNAP Partners for Vulnerable Youth Launches with Goal to Improve Health of Vulnerable Children Through Support, Resources of Partners
Last week, NAPNAP Partners for Vulnerable Youth was launched, a charitable organization dedicated to improving the lives of infants, children, adolescents and young adults. Learn more about NAPNAP Partners, including their current mission to combat human trafficking.

November 07, 2017

NAPNAP on Capitol Hill
Sixty-five members from 25 states joined together in Washington, D.C. on Nov. 6 to advocate for CHIP, Title VIII nursing education, human trafficking education and prevention and global vaccine funding during more than 100 meetings in the Senate and House of Representatives. To see your fellow members in action, check out their Hill Day story.

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

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