NONPF 44th Annual Meeting
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2018 NONPF 44th Annual Conference

Steering NP Education Toward the Future

April 18-22, 2018

JW Marriott Indianapolis, IN


April is quickly approaching and we are excited to head to Indianapolis, IN to host the 44th Annual NONPF Conference. Last year's conference held in Washington, DC was a great success and we look forward to carrying the momentum into 2018. NONPF will focus attention on the future of NP education and has identified a few key objectives:

  • Discuss nurse practitioner education for the clinician of the future;
  • Explore innovations and strategies for nurse practitioner educators; and
  • Describe how leadership, policy, and research strengthen NP education.

We look forward to releasing more details about the conference as we continue to finalize details. Please continue to check back as we get closer.

 Register Now: In 3 easy steps!

STEP 1: Check out the tentative conference schedule: Click to Download

STEP 2: Click to Register

STEP 3: Click to Reserve a Room 


Important Conference Details (at a glance)

NONPF Member

          Early Registration        $475.00

          After Feb 21st, 2018    $550.00


          Early Registration        $550.00

          After Feb 21st, 2018    $625.00

          ***Non-members looking to become NONPF members please visit our membership page.

Student                                  $350.00

 ***Add-on's To Registration  

         Pre-Conference                     $85.00 each  (refer to conference schedule above for more)

         Leadership Breakfast            $100.00

         Annual Dinner                       $55.00 Honoring Loretta Ford with NONPF's Lifetime Achievement Award


**As of Friday, March 30, 2018, NONPF will no longer be accepting checks for this year's conference.

*Cancellation Policy* NONPF will honor request for refunds received by March 23rd. All refunds are subject to a $50 fee.

2018 NONPF 44th Annual Conference Sponsors

It is thanks to our many sponsors that NONPF is able to continue working towards excellence in the NP Faculty field. We would like to recognize those organizations that have donated to NONPF and the upcoming conference.

Heart of NONPF:

Fitzgerald Health Education Associates LLC

NYU Rory Meyers College alth Nursing Education and Practice (OHNEP) Program

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners National Certification Board Inc

American Nurses Credentialing Center

Gold Level:


Silver Level:



The meeting will be held in Indianapolis, Indiana, at the JW Marriott Indianapolis. Our reserved room block at the JW Marriott Indianapolis is currently full, therefore the reservation period for the NONPF room block is now closed!

Please see the listing of nearby hotels below to reserve your accommodations.


JW Marriott Indianapolis                           Indianapolis Marriott Downtown
10 S West St.                                               350 W Maryland St

Indianapolis, IN 46204                                 Indianapolis, IN 46204

(317) 860-5800                                            (317) 822-3500

                                                                          SpringHill Suites by

The Westin Indianapolis                            Marriott Indianapolis Downtown

241 W Washington St                                   601 W Washington St

Indianapolis, IN 46204                                 Indianapolis, IN 46204

(317) 262-8100                                              (317) 972-7293

Fairfield Inn & Suites by                            Courtyard by Marriott

Marriott Indianapolis Downtown            Indianapolis Downtown
501 W Washington St                                   601 W Washington St

Indianapolis, IN 46204                                 Indianapolis, IN 46204

(317) 636-7678                                              (317) 822-9029

                                                                        Embassy Suites by

Conrad Indianapolis                                  Hilton Indianapolis Downtown
50 W Washington St                                     110 W Washington St

Indianapolis, IN 46204                                 Indianapolis, IN 46204

(317) 713-5000                                               (317) 236-1800

Holiday Inn Express & Suites                   Holiday Inn

Indianapolis Dtn-Ctr Area                         Indianapolis Downtown
410 S Missouri St                                          515 S West St

Indianapolis, IN 46225                                Indianapolis, IN 46225

(317) 822-6400                                              (317) 631-9000


Getting to the Meeting



The JW Marriott Indiana can be reached from Indianapolis International Airport (IND). Unfortunately, this hotel does not provide a shuttle service from the airport. There are several transportation options to get to the hotel:


            -Royal Limo; fee $45.00 USD (one way); reservation required

            -Bus service; fee $10.00 USD (one way)

            -Taxi; estimated fare $50.00 USD (one way)

            -Uber or Lyft; estimated fare $20.00 USD (one way)

            -Rental Car Nearby;
              Hertz – 2621 S. High School Road

                          Indianapolis, Indiana 46241

                          Phone: 1-317-243-9321


For our guests who prefer to drive to the meeting, please note that self-parking is $43.00 per day and $48.00 valet parking per day. Self-parking is located off Washington St. past the Courtyard and SpringHill Suites hotels – 2nd entrance off Maryland St.

Directions from airport: Airport Expressway to I-70 East to West Street exit 79A. Turn left (north) onto West Street to Washington Street, turn left (west) onto Washington Street and into hotel entrance.


Around Indianapolis


The JW Marriott Indianapolis houses two restaurants and a Starbucks Café for your convenience. If you are looking to venture out, Indy is known as one of the most underrated food scenes in the U.S.



Indianapolis boasts an impressive list of Things To Do in Indianapolis, ranging from historic tours throughout the city to seeing some of the nation's most notable sports attractions, including the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Lucas Oil Stadium.


Please visit the Visit Indy website for more information about dining and entertainment options in Indianapolis. 

Abstract Submission & Call for Reviewers


The deadline to submit an abstract has past. Thank you to those of you who have submitted an abstract and we look forward to reviewing your submission. 


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