CANNP is the home of the Carolina's Neonatal Nurse Practitioners.


2017 CANNP Conference

April 20-21st

Location:  Hilton Hotel,  207 Greenville Blvd SW,  Greenville, NC 27834

The 2017 CANNP Conference will be held in Greenville, NC at the Hilton Hotel on April 20th-21st!!!! The Conference Planning Committee will include practitioners from Vidant Medical Center. There will be a skills lab this year and there is also a CALL FOR ABSTRACTS!!!  Submission forms for the poster and podium presentation call for abstracts can be obtained here.

Brochures will be available by the end of January 2017.  

2016 CANNP Web Contact Hours

Neonatal chest x-ray interpertation

Contact hours are available to members only.  To join please go the the Resource Section to complete membership application.  Once your application and fees are  received, you will be sent the Chest Xray Contact Hour password.  For questions, please email Kathy Connelly at


The purpose of the Carolina's Association of Neonatal Nurse Practitioners (CANNP) is:

  1. To establish an organization to facilitate professional development, education and research for the neonatal nurse practitioner.
  2. To provide a communication network for exchange of ideas regarding practice, education and the professional role of the neonatal nurse practitioners.
  3. To participate in the legislative activities regarding nurse practitioner scope of practice specifically in the neonatal care area.