ANA\C 2018 General Assembly and Conference
Standing Together: Advocating for the Future of Nursing

November 9-10, 2018
Hyatt Regency Newport Beach
Newport Beach, CA

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Featured Speakers and Presentations: 


Advocating for Our Professional Role
Maria O'Rourke, RN, PhD, FAAN
Key advocate and leader of the rewrite of the California Nursing Practice Act in 1974



Developing the Courage to Advocate for Change
Rhonda Foster, EdD, MPH, MS, RN, NEA-BC
ANCC Magnet Consultant




Characteristics of Advocacy: RNs as Agents of Change in Nursing Practice
Joseph Morris, PhD, RN
Executive Officer, CA Board of Registered Nursing



Panel: Reducing Violence in the Workplace

Panel: ANA\C Partnering with the CDC on Infection Prevention

ANA\C Advocacy and Legislative Update

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Registration Fees        Before 8/31/18

After 8/31/18

ANA\C Member $199 $250
Non Member $249 $300
Nursing Student: 
(does not hold 
an RN license)
$75 $95
Friday Night Party $20 $20

Register Early and Take Advantage of Early Bird Pricing!

Friday Night Party: Shake Your Groove Thing!

70s Themed party features: live DJ, appetizers and 1 adult beverage. 70s attire encouraged. 

Additional fee to attend the party: $20 (not included with registration)

Register for ANA\C's General Assembly and Conference

Hotel Information and Reservations

Hyatt Regency Newport Beach
1107 Jamboree Road
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Conference Room Rate:  $179 single or double room

This discounted room rate is available from November 5 - 14, 2018. Take advantage of the special conference hotel rate and lengthen your stay in beautiful Newport Beach. Includes complimentary self-parking

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Enter your date preferences and then click on "FIND to see the room options at the conference rate.

Call for Abstracts for ANA\C Poster Session
Deadline: August 31, 2018

Share your work with nursing colleagues by submitting an abstract for consideration for ANA\C's Poster session during the 2018 General Assembly and Conference.

More Information and Poster Abstract Submission Form

Nominate a Colleague for an ANA\C Award 
Deadline Extended to: August 31, 2018

Honor the achievements of your colleagues by nominating a nurse for a prestigious ANA\C award.

Learn More and Access Award Nomination Form


Exhibitor and Sponsorship Opportunities

More Information and Online Exhibitor/Sponsor Registration


Call for Proposed Amendments to ANA\C Bylaws

Deadline to Submit Bylaws Proposals: August 10, 2018

Learn More About Submitting a Proposal for Amendment to the Bylaws