WNA APRN Forum Pharmacology & Clinical Update

32nd Annual WNA APRN Forum Pharmacology & Clinical Update
April 26-28, 2018
Monona Terrace, Madison, WI (directions and parking options)

Please see the document below for information on all scheduled sessions/presenters and the CNE contact hours/Rx credit available for each. The official conference brochure will be available in a few weeks.

2018 Conference Fees and Session Descriptions (updated 3-17-18)
NOTE: Preconference Session 1A: An Introduction to Primary Wound Closure is no longer available – limit of 30 participants has been reached.

Online Registration   is now open!

Have your WNA/ANA Membership number on hand to register at the discounted ‘WNA Member’ rate. Not a member of WNA/ANA and interested in joining? click here
There is a ‘Save’ option if you need to exit your form and complete it at a later time. Two forms of payment are accepted:

  • Credit Card payment – processed through PayPal, but a personal PayPal account is not required
  • Check – make payable/mail to: WNA, 2820 Walton Commons–Suite 136, Madison, WI 53718. Your registration is not finalized until payment is received.

Conference Registration Deadline: April 19, 2018

Dave Jewell from the UW Bookstore will be onsite all 3 days of the conference and is offering a 10% discount on all displayed books, Littman stethoscopes, otoscopes, opthalmascopes, reflex hammers and more. Plan ahead to take advantage of these other convenient services …

  • Place a book order with Dave at djewell@uwbookstore.com by April 16 – receive a 10% discount and your book will be ready to pick up at conference.
  • Bring your Littmann stethoscope to the conference for onsite cleaning ($10 charge) and repair (cost of parts only).

The WNA APRN Forum has accepted 11 applications from practicing APRNs and APRN students to display posters summarizing their scholarly project or research during conference on Saturday, April 28. Plan to view the posters and interact with the presenters during breakfast and break times on Saturday to earn .5 contact hours of CNE credit.

This annual scholarship opportunity offered by the WNA APRN Forum and the Nurses’ Foundation of Wisconsin is open to WNA members who are students in good standing at one of Wisconsin’s twelve nursing graduate schools preparing candidates to practice as APRNs. Up to four scholarships will be awarded for the 2018-2019 academic year for $2,000 each – the application is now closed. Winners will be introduced at the general conference luncheon on Friday, April 27.

Hilton Madison Monona Terrace
9 East Wilson Street, Madison, 53703
Connected by walkway to Monona Terrace, special room rate of $185/night. Rate cut off date: March 26, 2018 (or block may fill prior to this date).
Click here for the secure and private reservation website personalized for our group.
Or call 1-877-510-7465 or 414-935-5941, group name ‘Wisconsin Nurses Assn. Pharmacology and Clinical Update’, group code is ‘WNAPC’.

Park Hotel – Best Western Premier
22 S Carroll Street, Madison, 53703
Walking distance 4 blocks from Monona Terrace, special room rates from $149-$179. Rate cut off date: March 27, 2018.
Must call hotel directly at 800-279-8811 or 608-285-8000, identify yourself as being part of the ‘Pharmacology and Clinical Update 2018 Block’.

We welcome your participation! Please see below for more information and registration forms.
2018 APRN Patron Exhibitor Information and Registration Form – PDF
2018 APRN Patron – Exhibitor Order Form – fillable Word doc
Monona Terrace Exhibitor Order Form (for electricity, hardwire internet, power strips…)

QUESTIONS?  Please contact the WNA office at 800-362-3959

Wisconsin Nurses Association is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
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