8:30 a.m. - Registration Opens (E1.004 - Capitol Auditorium)
9:30 - 10:00 am - Opening Remarks, Keynote from Legislator
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. - Session 1, APRN Legislative Agenda & Live Update, Erin Cusack, Wendy Wilson, Sam Carlson, and Andy Cates
11:00 - 11:15 a.m. - Break
11:15 am - 12:15 p.m. - Session 2, Grassroots 101: How to Communicate Effectively with Legislators, Holly Jeffreys, Peggy Ostrander, and Cristi Day
12:15 - 1:00 p.m. - Lunch (E2.002 Legislative Conference Center)
1:00 - 3:30 p.m. - Legislative Visits in Capitol
Pre-registration is now closed. Onsite registration will open at 8 a.m. on Friday, March 8.
Nonmember Price: $109
Member Price: $75
This activity is approved for 4.5 contact hour(s) of continuing education by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Activity ID 19013510. This activity was planned in accordance with AANP Accreditation Standards and Policies.
Parking and Directions:
Attendees may park in the Visitor’s Parking Garage on 12th Street and San Jacinto Street. For additional parking info, please visit: http://www.tspb.texas.gov/plan/parking/parking.html
A boxed lunch will be provided to registered attendees. Please note if you have special dietary needs, you may wish to bring a lunch or purchase a lunch in the Capitol Grill.
What to Wear:
Please wear professional attire (business casual) or your white lab coats if you plan to do legislative visits.
If you signed up for legislative visits prior to February 15, you will be assigned times to visit particular offices. Visits will take place between 1-3:30 p.m. Please note that if you signed up for legislative visits after, February 15 we will try our best to schedule a visit for you, but cannot guarantee a scheduled visit with your legislator.
Cancellations must be made in writing no later than February 15, 2019. Send requests to Bella Key at firstname.lastname@example.org or via mail at 4425 S MoPac, Building III, Suite 405, Austin, TX 78735. Cancellations can also be faxed to (512) 291-6225. All cancellations are subject to a $10 processing fee. NO CANCELLATIONS will be accepted after February 15, 2019. Cancellation refunds will be issued within 1-2 weeks.