Alaska Nurse Practitioner Association

ANPA Annual Conference Registration is now open!

Posted 5 months ago

Please join us for the 36th Annual Alaska Nurse Practitioner Conference at the Hilton Downtown Anchorage, September 19-21, 2019

Registration is now open!

When: September 19-21, 2019

Where: Hilton Downtown Hotel, 500 W. 3rd Ave. Anchorage, AK 99501

to receive a special conference rate and reserve a room, call 907-272-7411

To Register for the Conference:

*Participants MUST register for the entire day (Thursday) in addition to the skills tract if participation for the skills tract is wanted* 

Space is limited for the skills tract***

Keynote Speaker:

Barbara C. Phillips, APRN, GNP, FNP-BC, FAANP.

The keynote is entitled: The Business of Healthcare: What ANPs Need to Know.

About Barbara:

Barbara is a highly qualified APRN who has worked in critical care, primary care, specialty care and more. She owns her own clinical and non-clinical practices and has created a blueprint for starting your own business. Barbara is a Nurse Practitioner business coach and a consultant who is bound to be engaging, informative and give valuable insights into navigating what APRNs need to know about the business of healthcare.

Additional speakers include:

  • Dr Ben Ekstrom, a pediatric pain management specialist
  • Shannon Hilton, ANP teaching the suturing skills tract
  • Mary Anne Rowen, ANP discussing dermatology
  • Dr. Bradford Fenton IUD
  • Rona Johnson, ANP Palliative Care

*Agenda is posted on the ANPA Website, pending AANP Approval*

Evening Social:

Join one of our Gold Sponsors, Alaska Cancer Treatment Center, at our evening social on Thursday, September 19. Spend some casual time with friends and colleagues and introduce yourself to the providers at the Alaska Cancer Treatment Center. Get to know who they are and the great services they provide to the community. 

It is free to all attendees. There will be tasty h'ordeuvres, wine, and music. And don't forget the great view of the Alaska and Chugach mountain ranges and Cook inlet at sunset!

When: Thursday, September 20, 5-6pm

Where: Hilton Downtown Hotel

Fee: It's free!

In addition to our social, we have several industry-sponsored dinners with speakers available to attend on an RSVP basis, space is limited *no CEs provided*

Hotel Accommodations:

Come stay at the Hilton Downtown Hotel while you attend the conference!

This year's conference will be at the newly renovated Hilton Downtown Hotel Located in Downtown Anchorage, Alaska. The Hilton Downtown Hotel is located in what is now the bustling hub of America's gateway to the Pacific Rim, the Hilton caters to the international traveler, dignitary, business and leisure traveler with the service and meticulous attention to detail for which the hotel is justly famous. Highlights include 2 restaurants, a fitness center, a pool, and 24-hour business center.

Discounted room rate for conference attendees:

The Downtown Hilton Hotel is offering a special room rate for ANPA conference participants, $140 a night + tax.

Reservations are limited! Book today!

Book at room at 907-727-7411, request the ANPA rate when reserving a room

Registration for the Conference: Go to