California Association for Nurse Practitioners

2018 Call for Abstracts

CANP's 41st Annual Educational Conference

Play a Part in This Premier Educational and Clinical Event for Nurse Practitioners

CANP is now soliciting abstract oral presentations or poster presentations for its 41st Annual Educational Conference, taking place March 22-25, 2018 at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina.

CANP invites the submission of abstracts addressing a wide variety of subspecialty areas including, but not limited to:

• Acute Care
• Adult Health
• Alternative Medicine
• Bioethics
• Cardiovascular
• Dermatology
• Diabetes
• Endocrine
• Emergency
• Gastrointestinal
• Geriatrics
• Hematology
• Infectious Disease
• Leadership
• Men's Health
• Neurological
• Oncology
• Pain Management
• Pediatrics
• Pharmacology
• Practice Management
• Psychosocial Health
• Pulmonary
• Reproductive
• Respiratory
• Sexually Transmitted Infections
• Surgical
• Symptom Management
• Women's Health

All proposals must include a completed abstract submission form. Consult this collection of information, guidelines and FAQs for assistance in completing the submission form. You can also download this sample for guidance and how to construct and format a PowerPoint file for your presentation.

All abstract proposals require the following two forms for each speaker in order to receive AANP accreditation. Each session may include up to two additional speakers.

Each proposal must also include a completed Single-Session Activity Detail Form.

All submissions are due no later than August 31, 2017.

Download and complete the forms prior to starting your online submission. The primary presenter for your abstract proposal must complete the online submission form and upload all three additional documents. CANP does not accept faxed or paper abstract proposals.

If you have any questions, contact Sulema H. Peterson, Senior Director, Events,
at (916) 441-1361, ext. 4, or