Who Should Attend

  • Nurses, technicians, and health care professionals who care for patients with kidney disease
  • Staff nurses, advanced practice nurses, managers, educators, and researchers specializing in nephrology
  • Dialysis care providers
  • Transplant coordinators and professionals
  • Diabetes educators
  • Student nurses (special rate available)

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Walt Disney World®

Click below for resort information, specially priced theme park tickets, Magical Express reservations, online check-in service, etc.

Plan your trip

Top Reasons to Attend

  • Explore ways to improve patient care.
  • Incorporate evidence into your practice.
  • Discover innovations in patient therapies and treatment modalities.
  • Network with other professionals in the specialty.
  • Earn continuing nursing education (CNE) and pharmacology credits.
  • Receive a bonus 5 extra CNE credits after the meeting (see details).

Hotel & Travel

Symposium Hotel

Disney's Coronado Springs Resort
1000 West Buena Vista Drive
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830

Room rate: $169 + taxes
Reservation cut off date: March 20, 2015
Check in: 3:00 pm ~ Check out: 11:00 am

Reserve Your Hotel Room

Disney's Coronado Springs Resort

Disney's Coronado Springs Resort is the official hotel for the symposium. A block of rooms has been reserved at a group rate of $169 single/double per night plus taxes, currently 12.5% (tax subject to change without notice.) The discounted conference rate is available until March 20, 2015, or until rooms sell out (whichever comes first). Meeting participants are encouraged to reserve rooms early since hotel rooms may sell out prior to this date. ANNA's block of rooms (and discounted rate) is reserved exclusively for symposium participants. Reservations made within ANNA's room block will be cross-checked by ANNA and the hotel for verification if necessary.

You may also make reservations over the phone by calling 407-939-4686 and referring to the ANNA Symposium.

Free Walt Disney World® Theme Park Ticket!

Individuals who register for the Full National Symposium (Sunday-Wednesday) by April 1, 2015, will receive one complimentary 1-Day, 1 Theme Park "After 4 pm" ticket, valid for admission (after 4:00 pm) to the Walt Disney World® Theme Park of your choice: Magic Kingdom® Park, Epcot® , Disney's Hollywood Studios® , or Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park. (Theme Park admission is valid for one park on one of the following dates: April 19 through April 29, 2015.)

Walt Disney World® Theme Park Ticket Specials

Come for the meeting, and stay for the magic! Meeting registrants have the opportunity to purchase Disney's Special Meeting/ Convention Theme Park tickets. Advance purchase lets you skip the lines at park ticket windows, save money, and customize your free time.

More Information

Hotel Parking

Complimentary self-parking is available for hotel guests.

Resort Information

Click below for resort information, online check-in service, specially priced Walt Disney World Theme Park tickets, etc.

Resort Information

Airport & Shuttle Information

Disney's Coronado Springs Resort is approximately 22 miles from the Orlando International Airport. Disney's Magical Express provides complimentary shuttle service from Orlando International Airport to Disney's Coronado Springs Resort for most airlines. Advance reservations are required; it is recommended that you make your Magical Express reservation at least 30 days in advance of your arrival date.

Click here for more information about Disney's Magical Express and transportation to, from, and within the Walt Disney World Resort.

Disney Bus Transportation

Complimentary bus transportation to and from Disney theme parks, water parks, and Downtown Disney is available at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort.

Hotel Room Sharing

To include your name on a Room Sharing List, email anna@ajj.com (subject line: Symposium Room Sharing List) your name, phone number, email address, arrival and departure dates, and smoking preference by February 27, 2015. The information you provide will be circulated to others on the list, and it will be your responsibility to contact them to make room-sharing arrangements.


The weather in Orlando will be warm with an average temperature of 80 degrees. Plan to pack a sweater or wear layers due to changes in meeting room temperatures.