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Spring 2018 News Updates

Upcoming Events: Accreditation Salon and First Annual Conference

Our March Accreditation Salon will be held on Wednesday April 18th, 2:00-3:00 pm Eastern.  This is an open forum, panel discussion by experts in postgraduate NP training and experienced Consortium site visitors.  They respond to questions and issues raised by participants in the session. It’s free, just click here to register, submit your questions and or comments and receive the Zoom video conference call access.


The Consortium’s First Annual ConferenceThe Future Is Now: Nurse Practitioner Residency and Fellowship Training, will be held in Denver CO on Monday June 25, 2018, 8:00 am-5:00 pm.

The meeting will bring together a community of innovators and practitioners as well as tomorrow’s leaders, including NP students and current postgraduate trainees to learn from each other.  The conference will provide an intense burst of continuing education on the evolving best practices in postgraduate training, strategies for program planning and implementation, current and future policy developments, and health care trends related to the postgraduate training movement. Thought-provoking plenary sessions and pragmatically focused breakout sessions will provide attendees with cutting edge initiatives, possibilities for the future, practical advice, and dialogue on NP postgraduate training and NPs contributions to excellence in healthcare.  We are finalizing our list of plenary speakers and breakout session presenters.  The program agenda will follow.

The History Colorado Center, 1200 Broadway, Denver, CO, 80203 is a pleasant .8 mile walk to the Denver Convention Center through Denver’s Golden Triangle Museum District. Registration is $120, including: CME credits, breakfast, lunch and refreshments. Click here to register: https://consortium-annual-meeting.eventbrite.com

A block of hotel rooms has been reserved at The ART Hotel located at 1201 BroadwayIt, Denver CO 80203. The ART Hotel is directly across the street from the conference site (the History Colorado Center) and received the Conde Nast Traveler “Readers’ Choice Awards” for 2017 as the #1 hotel in Colorado.

The negotiated rate is $219.00/night for NNPRFTC conference attendees.  Please use the link below to make your reservation.




Our Site Visitor Training hybrid online/experiential learning course is in full swing. The four-month online phase of the course (independent work, discussion platforms and five live webinars) transitions into the experience phase (participating in site visits) in May.  Current participants are from Washington state, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Mississippi and New York.  If you are interested in joining the waiting list to become a site visitor, please contact Candice Rettie at [email protected]raining.com for eligibility requirements and more information about the course.