Acute & Critical Care Medicine & Nursing Practice
AACN President-Elect Megan Brunson
46th Annual Acute & Critical Care Fall Symposium
Hilton- Vancouver, WA
Registration Opens March 1st!
Early Bird Pricing until August 1st!
The Greater Portland Chapter of AACN in collaboration with the Oregon Society for Critical Care Medicine is excited to host the 46th Annual Acute & Critical Care Fall Symposium.
This exciting 2-day conference continues to featured nationally renowned speakers in acute and critical care medicine and nursing and we are excited to continue to bring speakers who are innovators, educators, and leaders in acute and critical care specialties.
The Greater Portland Chapter of AACN is a national leader in providing education to nurses in the PDX Region and we are striving to maintain our excellence in supporting nursing practice development, certification, and education. Our collaboration with the Oregon Society for Critical Care Medicine (OSCCM) enables us to facilitate a dynamic, interprofessional, teaching and learning environment for nurses, physicians, pharmacists, and respiratory therapists in the Portland, OR region for health care providers in ALL areas and specialties in the acute inpatient setting!
Registration is open March 1st and Early Bird Pricing Ends August 1st. Get your schedule requests in, you will not want to miss the conference this year!
Earn up to 14 CEUs/CERPs for license and certification renewal!
Coming from Out of Town? Book your hotel room at the Hilton early and save BIG! (Click on the link to make your reservation or use group code: GREATER PORTLAND CHA when you make your reservation!)
Abstract submissions for poster and podium presentations open May 1st!!
Registration Refund and Cancellation Policy
Cancellation requests received on or prior to September 15th - Full refund less $30 service fee.
Cancellation requests received after September 15th - 50% refund.
Cancellation requests received day of the Review – Refund eligibility determined on a case by case basis.
If you have any questions or needs, please email us through the website!
To Our Corporate Sponsors:
We invite you to participate in the 46th Annual Critical Care Fall Symposium on November 4th & 5, 2019. Last year’s symposium was attended by approximately 300 critical care professionals and 50 corporate vendors. The Symposium will be held at
Hilton Vancouver Washington
301 W. 6th Street, Vancouver, Washington, United States 98660
Tel: 1-360-993-4500 Fax: 1-360-993-4484
Oregon Society of Critical Care Medicine (OSCCM) and the Greater Portland Chapter of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (GPC-AACN) will again co-sponsor a two day continuing education program. This Symposium is for nurses, physicians, pharmacists, respiratory therapists and other members of the health care team involved in the care of acute and critically ill adult and pediatric patients.
Space is limited to approximately fifty-five vendors from pharmaceutical product, therapeutic device, medical equipment companies, and recruiters. We request your display be limited to the table area with a maximum of one bed/stretcher.
We will use the event management app, accessible to attendees, speakers, and vendors. Accepted vendor applications will receive listing in the event app with profile logo, social media links, attached resources, such as brochures and presentations, and click-through to an external page.
The cost of a six-foot exhibit space with an enhanced app listing will be $725. Late application submissions received after October 1st, 2019 will be $800.
Exhibit Space Details
- Name tags, Wi-Fi access, and lunch. Two representatives are welcome per table, per day, with complementary lunch for one person with additional lunches for purchase
- Exhibit area will be open during registration, before and after lunch, and during morning and afternoon breaks each day. Refreshments for breaks, a continental breakfast, and lunch will be served in the exhibit area. All lectures will be given in areas outside the vendor space.
- Vancouver Hilton Guest rooms may be booked at convention price via this link: Hilton
To hold vendor space, submission of an online application is preferred.
Payments by check or credit card are accepted- credit card payments are accepted via online registration
Please note all check payments are to be made out to AACN-GPC and mailed along with copy of the registration confirmation to:
GPC-AACN | PO BOX 2063 |Beaverton, OR | 97075