Annual Conference

The American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing (AAACN) 42nd Annual Conference.

In 2017, join us for our 42nd Annual Conference on May 10-13, 2017 in New Orleans, LA!

AAACN will be repeating its stay at the New Orleans Marriott located on Canal Street in the French Quarter when we hold our 2017 conference in The Big Easy! Room Rates $185. Plan to join us for another fantastic education event. 

2017 Annual Conference Information Hub

Preliminary Conference Brochure

Our preliminary conference brochure will fill you in on all of the scheduled events and activities.

*Note:  preliminary information is subject to change. Complete information will be available in November in our registration brochure and online.

View/download the Preliminary Conference Flyer

Hotel, Booking, & Transportation Details

Marriott New Orleans (all events in hotel)
555 Canal Street, New Orleans LA, 70130

  • $185 (Single/Double)
  • Check-in: 4:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am (local time).
  • Rate available for the nights of May 7 through May 16 (based on availability). Call to make your reservation at: 1-504-581-1000 & refer to the AAACN Annual Conference.
  • Amenities: outdoor pool, premium TV channels, wet bar, & fitness center.
  • This hotel has a 100% smoke-free policy.
  • Wireless/wired high-speed internet is available in guest rooms for 12.95 USD/day, and the lobby and public areas provide complimentary wireless. Meeting rooms will provide wireless/wired internet access.


  • Taxi booths are located on 1st level of Terminal outside Baggage Claim Belts 1 & 14. Passengers must wait in line at one of these booths for taxi service. Fare is about $36 one way.
  • Shuttle service is available from airport to hotels for $24.00 (per person, one-way) or $44.00 (per person, round-trip). Fare includes 3 bags per person. Passengers can purchase tickets at Airport Shuttle ticket booths (1st level throughout Baggage Claim area.) 

Go For FREE!

AAACN is offering 3 conference scholarships, each providing $1,000 in funding to attend:

  • Conference Scholarship
  • Conference Scholarship for New Nurses (NEW!)
  • Conference Scholarship for Nursing Students (NEW!)

View more details, eligibility requirements, and download the application.

If you are not an AAACN Member, find out about all the benefits of membership, and/or join!

W9 Form

The W9 Form - Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification is available for download.

The form is pre-populated with 2016 Conference information for your employer. Please note, this form is still valid for 2017.


Need Employer Support?

Need employer support to attend the annual conference?

Download our supervisor letter.

Sponsorship Opportunities

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Past Conferences

View information on recent The American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing (AAACN) Annual Conference.

You can earn CNE contact hours when available for any individual session through the AAACN Online Library.

If you are not an AAACN Member, find out about all the benefits of membership, and/or join!

Contact Us (Conference Only)

If you have questions concerning the AAACN Annual Conference (Only), please use this form to contact us.

Call for Poster Abstracts (2017)

Visit the online AAACN Abstract Management System to register and submit your abstract for review.

Poster submissions are open until December 15, 2016.