Annual North Carolina School Nurse Conference
Join us for the 37th North Carolina School Nurse Conference, December 8-9, 2022 at the Koury Convention Center in Greensboro, N.C.
This year’s theme is School Health: A Time to Reflect, Celebrate and Refocus.
This conference, with over 600 annual participants, offers extensive opportunities for professional development to advance the practice of school nurses. Participants can learn from national, state and local experts, discover cutting-edge resources and network with professionals from a variety of backgrounds.
This conference is jointly provided by the Public Health Nursing Institute for Continuing Excellence and the North Carolina Institute for Public Health, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, in collaboration with the Whole Child Health Section of the North Carolina Division of Child and Family Well-Being.
The Public Health Nursing Institute for Continuing Excellence is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Register for the Conference
Conference registration is open through Friday, November 11. Before registering, please review the following instructions.
- Creating an Account: This year, we are using a different registration system. When registering, you must create a new account in the system. After creating an account, you will receive an email with a password reset link. It is important that you use this link to create a new password. The link will only be active for 30 minutes. You will need your password to log in again when you choose your breakout sessions.
- Breakout Sessions: After you complete the initial registration process, you must also pre-register for breakout sessions. Instructions will be included in your confirmation email.
- Registering on Behalf of Others: If you are registering a group or registering on behalf of someone else, the only payment option is a credit card. You may pay by check only for registrations that are completed on an individual basis.
The conference registration fee is $250/person.
A document with the schedule and descriptions for the concurrent sessions is available for download.
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons (attached to the Koury Convention Center) for a rate of $143 plus tax per night. Everyone is responsible for making their own reservations directly with the hotel. To receive the discounted rate, you must make your reservation by November 15, 2022 through the online booking system.
Nursing Continuing Professional Development Contact Hours
Eleven hours of nursing continuing professional development (NCPD) hours will be awarded upon successful completion of the course. The Public Health Nursing Institute for Continuing Excellence is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. You must attend the entire conference to receive NCPD credit.
Sponsorship and Exhibitor Packages
Sponsorships and exhibitor packages are available for the 2022 conference. Learn more in our Sponsorship and Exhibitor Prospectus. Exhibitor registration is open July 8-November 18. To inquire about sponsorship, contact Cherelle Whitfield.