The American Nephrology Nurses Association (ANNA) celebrated 50 years of education, advocacy, networking, and science for nephrology nurse members at its 2019 National Symposium. From its beginning in 1969, ANNA has grown to 8500 members, representing healthcare professionals working in areas that include conservative management, hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, continuous renal replacement therapy, transplantation, industry, and government and regulatory agencies.
ANNA’s 2019 National Symposium was held at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas, Texas, April 14 to 17. The symposium provided an opportunity for ANNA members to learn, collaborate, and network with fellow nephrology professionals from across the country and the world. Expert speakers and colleague nurses presented innovations and knowledge in all areas of quality patient care in the nephrology setting.