2021 Annual Conference – AONP

Welcome to the 27th annual conference

We are so fortunate to be able to host a live conference this year and so nice to be able to see everyone’s faces again. - or at least your eyes!

Welcome Message from our President and Conference Chair

Join us for the 2021 AONP Conference!

The 27th annual conference is September 22-24, 2021 at the new OKC Convention Center, 100 Mick Cornett Drive, in downtown Oklahoma City. It is across from the 70-acre Scissortail Park and next to the new Omni Hotel. Learn the latest medical information, update your skills, earn vital CEs, reconnect with old friends and network with colleagues.

Continuing Education (CE) and Pharmacology Accreditation:

AANP Approval: This activity is approved for 18.20 contact hour(s) of continuing education (which includes 9.45 hour(s) of pharmacology) by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners®. Activity ID# 21075077. This activity was planned in accordance with AANP Accreditation Standards and Policies.
OKBON Approval: The conference has been approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing for 20.4 pharmacology hours.
Note: AONP conferences are approved for continuing education and pharmacology hours from both AANP and OKBON. The 20.4 pharmacology hours approved by OKBON are accepted by AANP. AANP approved hours are also accepted by ANCC.

Earning CEs and CE Certificates

AONP uses the latest technology to scan and verify attendance. A small tag, located in your name badge, communicates with readers located at the ballroom entry doors. Please wear your name badge to accurately record your attendance. AANP requires attendees to complete an individual session evaluation to receive CEs for each lecture. Evaluations can be found on the agenda - click the lecture's speaker name. An overall conference evaluation must be completed by each attendee and can be found on the last line of the agenda next to the conference ajourned wording. ALL EVALUATIONS MUST BE COMPLETED WITHIN TWO WEEKS. We provide your conference 2021 AONP CE Certificates after all evaluations are complete. If you have completed all conference evaluations and do not receive your CE Certificate within two weeks; check your spam and junk folders, then notify Susie Brown at susie@npofoklahoma.com. Also, if we need your CE sooner than the two-week window, notify Susie.

Who can attend:

Your family and pets are welcome to join you during your visit to downtown OKC for the AONP confeence. They are welcome to enjoy the beautiful Omni hotel and the OKC area activities. However, children and pets are not allowed in lectures. Only paid attendees may attend conference educational lectures.

Attendee Registration/Confirmation/Cancellation Policy:

Registration: includes access to all conference lectures, product lectures and conference materials (available for download on this Events page). Times and programs are subject to change. Any updates to the agenda and program schedule will be updated on the agenda.

Confirmation: Registration confrmation is emailed to the address provided on the registration form. If you don’t receive your email confirmation, check your spam and junk folders then contact Susie Brown at susie@npofoklahoma.com for another copy.

Refunds | Cancellations: Attendee registration cancellation deadline was September 15th. No refunds or transfers after September 15th.

Exhibitor Information:

Exhibitors will be provided one 6’ draped and skirted table, two chairs, WiFi access, a wastebasket and marketing of your company via online web presence, conference marketing and informational emails and conference signage. Attendees will have access to the exhibitor company and contact information online. Additional information can be found on the documents in the right navigation menu - in the exhibitor section of the events page.

Get your product in front of more attendees through sponsorships! See the exhibitor brochure in the right navigation menu.

Directions and Parking Information:

The convention center parking garage is located at 15 SW 4th St., with the entrance on Cornett Drive. Monthly, hourly, daily, valet available.
Click HERE to view convention center parking information.
Click HERE to view the "find parking OKC" parking map.

If you park in the parking garage, your parking receipt is your ticket to ride the OKC streetcar for FREE all day! Each parking receipt is valid for two people to ride for FREE for 24 hours from the time of parking.

Click HERE to view the streetcar route map.

Click HERE to view parking locations and rates.

Click HERE to download the mobile parking app that allows you to manage streetside parking meters.

The Omni hotel offers overnight valet parking at $28/day plus tax. If you prefer to self-park, there is a city parking garage located to the east of the hotel. The current rate for self-parking at the garage is $10/day. Please note that there are no in-and-out privileges at the garage with the daily rate.

A skywalk connects the convention center to the multi-story convention center parking garage.
Omni hotel guests also have skywalk connection to the convention center.