Annual Symposium 2018



Registration is now open!

Click the link below to register today

Early bird registration is now closed.

To register at the regular price of $240 please click the link above.



The Symposium Committee is so excited to announce

the following speakers and topics for the 2018 Symposium.

This is sure to be a great day and we look forward to seeing everyone there.






Dr. Margaret Fitzgerald, DNP, FNP-BC, NP-C, FAANP, CSP, FAAN, DCC, FNAP (pictured left)

  • – Negotiating Your NP Future & Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics: Getting back to the Basics

Jan Mirikitani

Diversity in Healthcare Delivery







Dr. Angeline Stanislaus – Opioid Epidemic: The Important of the Role of the Nurse Practitioner

Natalie Murphy PhD An evidence based Update on Women and Ischemic Heart Disease

Geralyn Ochs ANACNP-BC, ANP-BC Advanced Suturing workshop and Basics of Suturing Workshop

Shellie Hill DNP Dermatology: Treating Common Rashes

Mary Kay Macheca ANP Diabetes Update

Laurie VanDeventer PharmD Genetic Testing: Using Pharmacogenetics to help Tailor Treatment

Dr. Margaret Fitzgerald, DNP, FNP-BC, NP-C, FAANP, CSP, FAAN, DCC, FNAP Laboratory Diagnostics: A Focus on Anemia

Renee Davis DNP Pediatric Update

Laura Kuensting DNP Xray Intrepretation

Margaret Benz ANP-BC and Carla Beckerle DNP Office Procedures Workshop





Student Registration

  • All students are welcome to attend, please register through the registration link above.
  • Please note, the limited student discount offer has been sold out. Students may still attend at regular  price through the registration link above.



  • Workshops are available during afternoon breakout sessions for an additional $75 fee.
  • Registrations are limited and will be first come first served. Please sign up ASAP if you desire to attend.

Bound Books

  • Bound Books are available for $60.
  • Each printed bound book will include lecture materials with room for note taking.
  • All purchased bound books will be picked up during registration on day of event.
  • We will be unable to provide refunds for this option once books are printed.

Hotel Accommodations

  • There are a block of hotel rooms available for a discounted rate of $151 per night.
  • Last day for discounted rate is 3/23/18.
  • Please see link for reservations.


Hotel information:

660 Maryville Centre Drive  St. Louis  MO  63141 




Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds will be processed if canceled within 30 days of symposium
  • 50% will be refunded for cancelations done before March 13, 2018