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 rates available)

Join Us in Anaheim!

ANNA’s National Symposium — the premier nephrology nursing meeting of the year — is guaranteed to expand your knowledge base, enhance your clinical skills, and translate evidence into your daily practice. Join us for this special 45th anniversary meeting!

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Top Reasons to Attend

  • Earn continuing nursing education (CNE) and pharmacology credits.
  • Explore the latest trends in nephrology nursing practice.
  • Discover ways to improve patient care.
  • Network with other professionals in the specialty.
  • Visit with industry representatives and learn about the latest products, technology, and services.
  • New! Receive a bonus 5 extra CNE credits after the meeting (see details).

Hotel & Travel

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Hotel Information

Hilton AnaheimHilton
777 Convention Way
Anaheim, CA 92802

Make your hotel reservations online

Room rate: $169 + taxes
Reservation cut off date: March 14, 2014
Check in: 4:00 pm ~ Check out: 12:00 nn
Reservations by phone: 877-776-4932, refer to ANNA Symposium

The Hilton Anaheim 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 15% occupancy, 2% tourism improvement, and $1.17 tax assessment fee (tax subject to change without notice).

This discounted conference rate is available until March 14, 2014, 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.

Please note: ANNA never uses a third party for housing reservations so please DO NOT make a reservation with any company that calls you direct.

Hotel Parking

Valet parking is available at $19 per day. Self-parking is $15 per day (with in and out privileges) in the city-owned parking structure adjacent to the hotel. (Prices subject to change.)

Share a Hotel Room

To include your name on a Room Sharing List, email your name, phone number, email address, arrival and departure dates, and smoking preference to anna@ajj.com (subject line: Symposium Room Sharing List) by February 25, 2014. The information you provide will be circulated to others on the list, and it will be your responsibility to contact them to make roomsharing arrangements.


The Hilton Anaheim is in proximity to the following airports:

  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) – 35 miles
  • John Wayne/Orange County Airport (SNA) –14 miles
  • Long Beach Airport (LGB) – 15 miles

Shuttle / Taxi Service

Super Shuttle transportation is available between the airports and the hotel. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 800-258-3826.

  • LAX – shuttle is $16 one way; taxi is approximately $100.
  • SNA – shuttle is $10 one way; taxi is approximately $40.
  • LGB – shuttle is $35 one way; taxi is approximately $50.

Super Shuttle offers group pricing for a 9-passenger van. Call 800-258-3826 for more information. (All rates subject to change.)


The weather in Anaheim will be pleasant with an average temperature of 70 degrees. Plan to pack a sweater or wear layers due to air conditioning in the meeting rooms.