2020 Stroke Conference Registration is Now Open

The Advances in Stroke Care Conference will be held in-person with a limited capactiy and virtually. You can register for the in-person or virutal conference online. Select your preference from the drop down menu in the registration process. View the registration page for registration rates and more information. 

Get relevant stroke nursing education for you and your team.

Building on the success of the sold-out stroke conferences from 2015 - 2019, the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses (AANN) continues to bring you even more stroke education. You will not want to miss this event! The 2020 Advances in Stroke Care Conference will be held Thursday, August 20 – Saturday, August 22, 2020, at the Omni Louisville Hotel in Louisville, KY. Learn more about how to plan your trip and reserve your room at the Omni Louisville Hotel. 

Earn 19.5* CE with robust stroke education!

If you are involved in the care of stroke patients—whether you are an advanced practice nurse, a stroke coordinator or administrator, a critical care neuroscience nurse, a nurse new to stroke care, or someone preparing for the Stroke Certified Registered Nurse (SCRN) examination—this conference will help you achieve your educational goals. The Stroke Conference will cover topics such as quality, program management, clinical practice, and much more. Register today so you don't miss the opportunity to hear from dynamic speakers and earn CE!
*Includes a 4-hour preconference session

Stay After the Stroke Conference for the Research Symposium

Saturday, August 22–Sunday, August 23, 2020
Omni Lousiville Hotel
Additional $125 fee applies

The International Neuroscience Nursing Research Symposium (INNRS) addresses neuroscience nursing research across the continuum of scientific inquiry: bench/basic research, translation research, planned clinical trials, works in progress, and completed studies. In this fast-paced meeting you will hear from over 30 world leaders in neuroscience nursing research. If you conduct, carry-out, or care for patients in, neuroscience research studies, you will be engaged and inspired by attending this conference. Earn CE! Learn more and register for the Research Symposium.

Group Registration: Register 5 Nurses, Get 1 Free

In order to help your institution take advantage of the caliber of education available to your staff at the Stroke Conference, special group registration discounts and promotions are available. Register 5 nurses, earn 1 free registration.

Learn how to register a group.

The Premier Conference for Stroke Nursing Education

By attending the Stroke Conference you can

  • earn 19.5* continuing education hours
  • listen to captivating featured speakers
  • attend educational sessions directed at your interest and level of practice
  • connect with exhibitors to learn about new products and programs
  • explore Louisville.

*Includes a 4-hour preconference session

What your stroke nursing peers had to say about the stroke conference:

"I can use the knowledge gained here to educate other members of the team to promote change in our care."
"Attending this conference will help me provide the optimum and most appropriate care for my stroke patients."
"After attending the stroke conference, I have a renewed passion and will use this knowledge in the future to provide better patient care."
"The program was packed full of useful information!"
"The content of this program was hugely relevant to my daily practice."

Conference Objectives

  • Create an active learning environment through discussion of case studies that will meet the needs of nurses from introductory to expert levels of practice.
  • Promote opportunities in the advancement of neuroscience nursing.
  • Foster networking and mentoring among neuroscience colleagues.
  • Inspire attendees to optimize patient care through exposure to innovative research and leading evidence-based practice in the stroke field.

Exhibit at AANN's Advances in Stroke Care Conference

Learn more about exhibiting at the Stroke Conference