2014 Program & Schedule

The APNA 28th Annual Conference program will offer up to 25.5 continuing education contact hours onsite and more than 130 contact hours total*. Session recordings will be available to conference attendees after the Annual Conference, with the opportunity to earn contact hours for any sessions for which the attendee did not earn contact hours onsite. Access to these sessions is included in the registration rate.
 

Full Conference Program Schedule at a Glance
   
Pre-Conference Sessions Continuing Education Information
       
Click on each day to view detailed program information, such as session titles, speakers, and presentation descriptions:
Wednesday, October 22 Thursday, October 23 Friday, October 24 Saturday, October 25

Registration Open
6:30am 6:30pm


Pre-Conference Sessions
7:15am 5:30pm


Orientation for Newcomers, Volunteers and New Members
5:45pm 6:10pm


Opening Program & President's Address
Patricia Cunningham
6:15pm 8:00pm


Product Theater Dinner
8:15pm 9:45pm

Product Theater Breakfast
6:00am – 7:30am


Registration Open
7:30am 6:00pm


Keynote Presentation
Andrew Solomon
8:00am 9:00am


Concurrent Sessions
9:15am 11:00am


Poster Presentations Open
10:00am


Mini Concurrent Sessions
11:15am 12:.00pm


Symposium Luncheon
12:15pm 1:45pm


Exhibit Hall Open
1:30pm 5:00pm


Interactive Panels
4:30pm 6:00pm


Chapter Meetings
6:15pm 7:15pm


Product Theater Dinner
7:30pm 9:00pm
 

Product Theater Breakfast
6:00am – 7:30am


Registration Open
7:30am –5:00pm


Keynote Presentation
Angela Barron McBride
8:00am – 9:00am


Exhibit Hall Open
9:00am – 11:30am


Mini Concurrent Sessions
11:00am – 11:45am


TBD - Pending Funded Program
12:00pm – 1:30pm


Concurrent Sessions
1:45pm – 4:30pm


Poster Presentations Close
4:30pm


Interactive Panels
4:45pm – 6:15pm


Friday Evening Event:
Night at the Museum

6:30pm – 9:00pm

 

Registration Open
8:00am – 1:30pm


Breakfast Presentation: Foundation Benefit
8:00am – 9:00am


Concurrent Sessions
9:15am – 12:00pm


Annual Meeting & Town Hall
12:15pm – 1:30pm

*Note: The final number of contact hours is subject to change with the addition of other programs. APNA reserves the right to make program changes as necessary, and the right to cancel sessions if events occur beyond reasonable control of APNA.

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