Quick Links:  Conference Registration • Late-Breaking Abstract Submission                               

About the Conference                                          

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
7:30am- 5:00pm

The 2015 Special Topics Conference will examine future directions for utilizing SMART designs to enhance knowledge about family interventions in health across the lifespan. The conference will focus on ways that nurse scientists are innovating designs and interventions for engaging family in the treatments of chronic illness.


Conference Objectives                                                                

1. Identify innovative designs for advancing knowledge of family health research over time.

2. Identify innovative strategies for advancing the analysis of family health research over time.

3. Identify methods for examining the cultural and economic factors that shape the family health research experience and outcomes.


Late-Breaking Abstract Submission                   
Late-Breaking Abstracts are being accepted now through July 15th.


Conference Sponsorship                                      

Conference Hotel                               

Grand Hyatt Washington
1000 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20001

Room rate is $289 + tax 
(includes free in-room internet)
Check-in: 3:00 pm
Check-out: 12:00 pm

Reserve your room at the Grand Hyatt online or call (888) 421-1442 and reference American Academy of Nursing Annual Conference.

Reservation cut-off date is September 15, 2015. 


 A discounted room rate is also available at the:

Washington Marriott at Metro Center
775 12th St NW
Washington, DC 20005

Room rate is $189 + tax
Check-in: 3:00 p.m.
Check-out: 12:00 p.m.

Reserve your room at the Marriott online or call (800) 393-2510 and reference American Academy of Nursing.

Reservation cut-off date is September 14, 2015.


Conference Registration Fees

 Register Now!

Early Bird
May 8 - July 31
August 1 – September 25
October 14
Council Members  $315 $415 $500
Council Student Members  $215 $215 $250
Non-Members  $390 $490 $565


Thank you to our 2015 Sponsors!