Nursing Conferences That Can Help Your Career


Nursing conferences can inspire, motivate, educate and more

What can national speakers, breakout sessions, specialty exhibits, networking opportunities and continuing education credits do for your nursing career? A lot!

Nursing conferences can inspire, motivate, educate and more. Hearing from nursing leaders and innovators in your nursing specialty can help you learn best practices, reinvigorate you and possibly even steer you in a new direction for future RN jobs.

The first quarter of 2016 has already passed, but there are still plenty of nursing conferences and educational events happening between now and the end of the year. Take this opportunity to check out the links to these conferences for various nurse specialties, and find one that suits you and the goals for your nursing career.


Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses
AORN’s Surgical Conference & Expo
April 2-6, 2016
Anaheim, California

American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses
35th ASPAN National Conference
April 10-14, 2016
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Air & Surface Transport Nurses Association
Critical Care Transport Medicine Conference
April 11-13, 2016
Charlotte, North Carolina

Society for Vascular Nursing
34th Annual Convention
April 19-22, 2016
Orlando, Florida

Infusion Nurses Society
INS 2016
May 14-19, 2016
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

American Association of Critical Care Nurses
National Teaching Institute 2016 Conference
May 15-19, 2016
New Orleans, Louisiana

Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses
Annual Conference
June 11-15, 2016
Grapevine, Texas

National Black Nurses Association
2016 Conference
August 2-7, 2016
Memphis, Tennessee

Academy of Neonatal Nurses
16th Annual Neonatal Nurses Convention
September 8-10, 2016
Nashville, Tennessee

American Society for Pain Management Nursing
ASPMN 26th Annual Conference
September 7-10, 2016
Louisville, Kentucky

Emergency Nurses Association
Emergency Nursing 2016
September 14-17, 2016
Los Angeles, California

National League for Nursing
2016 Education Summit
September 21-23, 2016
Orlando, Florida

American Assembly for Men in Nursing
41st Annual Conference
September 22-24, 2016
Miami, Florida

American Society of Plastic Surgical Nurses
42nd Annual Convention
September 23-27, 2016
Los Angeles, California

Association of Rehabilitation Nurses
42nd Annual Education Conference
September 28-October 1, 2016
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses
2016 Conference
September 29-October 1, 2016
Indianapolis, Indiana

Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses
26th AMSN, 2016 Annual Convention
September 29–October 2, 2016
Washington, DC

International Association of Forensic Nurses
2016 International Conference on Forensic Nursing Science and Practice
September 29-October 2, 2016
Denver, Colorado

American Nephrology Nurses’ Association
Fall Meeting 2016
October 8-10, 2016
San Diego, California

American Psychiatric Nurses Association
APNA 30th Annual Conference
October 19-22, 2016
Hartford, Connecticut

National Association of Neonatal Nurses
32nd Annual Educational Conference
October 26-29, 2016
Palm Springs, California

Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates
2016 Annual Conference
November 4-7, 2016
Washington D.C.

American Medical Informatics Association
AMIA 2016 Annual Symposium
November 12-16, 2016
Chicago, Illinois

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