ANNA distributed a variety of nursing excellence awards, educational scholarships, and research grants to ANNA members and chapters during ANNA's 45th National Symposium in Anaheim. Congratulations to these deserving members and chapters on their outstanding achievements! Click below for more information.

Posted on 4/14/2014

ANNA's 45th National Symposium is underway at the Hilton Anaheim Hotel & Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA. The program features many educational and networking opportunities.

Posted on 4/10/2014

The Nominations Committee is seeking qualified member candidates for the 2015-2016 national ANNA elections. Candidates are needed for the following positions:

President-Elect (3-year commitment ~ 1-year term each as President-Elect, President, and Immediate Past President)

Posted on 4/09/2014

Each month ANNA offers a FREE continuing nursing education (CNE) program in ANNA’s Online Library. This special offer is available to ANNA members only! This month's featured session, "Peritoneal Dialysis: Accelerated Peritoneal Dialysis: An Alternative to Fistula First," was originally offered at the 2013 National Symposium in Las Vegas.

Posted on 4/02/2014

ANNA's 45th National Symposium will be held April 19-22, 2015, at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort in Orlando, FL. The National Program Committee has issued a Call for Proposals and a Call for Abstracts for the symposium.

Posted on 3/30/2014

Each year ANNA members and chapters have the opportunity to apply for a variety of awards, scholarships, and grants. During the 2014-2015 cycle, ANNA will offer over $100,000 in nursing excellence awards, scholarships, and grants.

Posted on 3/29/2014

Mother's Day, college and high school graduations, and Father's Day are right around the corner. If you are shopping for a special graduate, parent, or any occasion and plan to purchase gifts online at, please consider connecting to through the ANNA website. For every item you purchase on, ANNA will receive a referral fee.

Posted on 3/26/2014

ANNA's Online Library features continuing education (CE) bundles specifically designed for dialysis technicians. A new bundle has just been added, with four Dialysis Technician Education Package choices now available. Each offers at least 7 contact hours. Content in the latest offering includes topics such as treating dialysis patients in the age of bundled care, water treatment and quality, telehealth, and self-care vascular access.

Posted on 3/17/2014

Do you like staying connected to your ANNA peers while you're on the go? ANNA Connected, our online professional network, has a mobile site that makes it easy. Just bookmark the mobile site and add it as an icon to your phone or other mobile device.

Posted on 3/17/2014

Each month ANNA President Norma Gomez provides a brief message for ANNA members. April marks the start of a new Association year. This month's Presidential Minute focuses on the many ways ANNA members "took action" during the 2013-2014 ANNA year.

Posted on 3/01/2014