2018 Trending Topics in Nursing Conference

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Thursday-Saturday, October 11 – October 13 2018
Day 1:
Thursday, October 11, 2018 at noon until 04:00 PM
Day 2:
Friday, October 12, 2018 at 08:00 AM until 05:30 PM
Day 3:
Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 07:30 AM until 04:00 PM
Location and Delivery Method ( view map )
Delivery Method
Location Name
BP Energy Center
900 E. Benson Blvd
State / Province
Zip / Postal Code
United States
Cost Range
$105.00 to $350.00 (depending on options)

Host And Instructor

Alaska Nurse's Association
to be determined


C.E. Credit for Nursing - Other Accrediting Body: 18.00
Earn up to 18 Contact Hours! 2018 Trending Topics in Nursing Conference attendees have the opportunity to earn up to 18 Contact Hours! On Thursday, October 11th, we kick off with our Day 1 of our Conference (up to 4.75 Contact Hours). Friday, October 11th brings in several captivating speakers enabling you to earn up to 6.75 Contact Hours. We conclude the conference on Saturday, October 13th with educational sessions and are offering contact hours at this year’s General Assembly (up to 6.5 Contact Hours)!

Training Overview Description

The annual conference of the Alaska Nurses Association is a continuing education, networking, and membership event. This year’s conference will be held on Thursday, October 11th, Friday, October 12th, and Saturday, October 13th in Anchorage, Alaska at the BP Energy Center.

The purpose of this conference is to enable nurses to gain knowledge regarding emerging and trending topics in nursing throughout the State of Alaska.

Not only will the conference provide for a variety of educational events, but also a variety of other exciting activities, with the opportunity to earn up to 18 contact hours! Interactive presentations are offered from a variety of experts. Presenters include registered nurses, advanced practice registered nurses, physicians, doctors of nursing practice, and social and community services professionals. Each attendee will receive conference materials on a custom USB flash drive filled with presentation materials from every presentation. On October 13th, we will have morning Post Conference Sessions followed by the 2018 General Assembly, providing a review of the year past as well as a chance to shape the year to come.

The Alaska Nurses Association is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by Montana Nurses Association. Registered Nurses, Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, and Student Nurses are encouraged to attend.

We have special AaNA Member and student pricing! If you’re not yet an AaNA member, join today! We’re running a special membership discount until the Conference – you can become an Associate Member for only $25 for an entire year! AND if you join before registering, you can get the AaNA Member price for the 6th Annual Trending Topics in Nursing Conference!


Evidence Based Medicine/Practice
Advocacy / Health Policy
Acute Care
Primary Care
Rural Health
Registered Nurse - CNS
Registered Nurse
Public Health Nurse
Nurse Educator
Nurse Anesthetist
Nurse Administrator
Licensed Practical Nurse
CNA/NA (Certified Nursing Assistant/Nursing Assistant)
Physician Assistant
Other Nurse Practitioner
Other Mid-Level Providers
NP - Women's Health
NP - Psychiatric
NP - Pediatric
NP - Family Practice

Registration Information

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Dani Wildermuth, Conference Coordinator

Andrea Nutty, Programs Director