2018 Camp Nursing Symposium: Camp Nurses are Positively Magical

February 19-21, 2018

    Disney's Coronado Springs Resort

Orlando, Florida

This is the leading conference for nurses and others who practice healthcare in a camp setting. The symposium includes expert speakers, round table discussions, networking opportunities and more. The ACN annual Symposium is held in connection with the American Camp Association National Conference, offering a collaborative event rich with opportunities for expanding your knowledge of camp health services. Join us! 

2018 Pre-Symposium Event:  First Aid for Camp Nurses

Our Pre-Symposium event will be a hands on time of learning / reviewing and practicing first aid skills that camp nurses commonly use. Review and practice the current standards for pre-hospital wound care, splinting and more.



Schedule at a Glance

Reserve Your Hotel Room!

(As of early December 2017, all rooms at the Disney Coronado Springs Resort are sold out. Rooms are still available at the Disney Swan and Dolphin property, located approximately 2.5 miles from the conference hotel) 


Conference Registration Before 12/30/2017 On or after 12/31/17  
Full Symposium - Member $260 $300  
Full Symposium Non-Member $280 $320  
One Day Only Member $180 $200  
One Day Only Non-Member $200 $220  
Pre-Symposium $40 $40  

Nursing Contact Hours:   Contact hours will be submitted for event

Conference Hotel

ACN co-locates its conference with the American Camp Association (ACA) conference, with the benefit that ACN members can access ACA’s conference hotel rate by telling the hotel’s reservation desk that you are part of the ACA conference when making your room reservation.

Attendees staying at the resort can enjoy various complimentary services, such as:

  • transportation from/to the Orlando International Airport through Disney's Magical Express service
  • transportation to/from the theme parks and Disney Springs®
  • admittance to the health club

ACA’s contracted discounted rates are available up to three days before and after our conference dates, but on a first-come/first-serve basis, so don’t delay. 

Single/Double: $189 plus taxes
Triple/Quadruple: $204 plus taxes

Click the link below to make reservations:

Reserve Your Disney Hotel Room



Call ACN’s office (502-232-2945).  Executive Director, Tracey Gaslin will gladly help with concerns or questions regarding the event.