Patients and Visitors go to:

2020 National Advanced Practice Leaders' Summit

2020 National Advanced Practice Leaders' Summit

General Information

This one-day leaders' summit is for Advanced Practice Leaders, Chief Officers, Directors, Managers, and Team Leads. The focus is evidence-based leadership: interactive learning sessions with expert leaders in the field of advanced practice applying evidence in establishing advanced practice leadership roles, developing advanced practice leaders, and cultivating an advanced practice infrastructure within a complex healthcare system.

Objective: To network, forge partnerships, and innovate strategies for success for the next decade of  advanced practice leadership.

Faculty Presenters

Corinna Sicoutris, MSN, ACNP-BC, FAANP, FCCM, Director of Advanced Practice, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Past Chair Advanced Practice Provider Resource Committee, Society of Critical Care Medicine

Ruth Kleinpell, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAANP, FCCM, Independence Foundation Professor of Nursing Education, Assistant Dean for Clinical Scholarship, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Professor, Past President for the Society of Critical Care Medicine

Pam Jones, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, Senior Associate Dean for Clinical & Community Partnerships, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing

Rhonda D'Agostino, MSN, APRN, FCCM, Associate Director, Critical Care Center, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Chair for Advanced Practice Nursing Committee for Society of Critical Care Medicine

Britney Broyhill, DNP, ACNP-BC, Executive Director, Advanced Practice, NP Fellowship Director, Center for Advanced Practice, Atrium Health

Susan Stempek, MMSc, PA-C, FAAPA, FCCP, Director of Advanced Practice, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

Benjamin R. Reynolds,  MSPAS, PA-C, DFAAPA, Chief Advanced Practice Officer, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, Co-Director, Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education, University of Pittsburgh Health Policy Institute, Physician Assistant, Division of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, UPMC Presbyterian

Moderated by April Kapu, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC, FAANP, FCCM, FAAN, Associate Nursing Officer, Advanced Practice, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Professor of Clinical Nursing, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing

Questions? Email or


Registration Opens January 15th!

Advanced Practice Leaders' Summit  September 2 ($300* - $500)

*EarlyBird Discount through June 1st.

ALL BOOT CAMP sessions were sold out early last year; please register as soon as you can! 

Stay at this year's conference site - Loews Vanderbilt Nashville! Exclusive Boot Camp Attendee Rates!!!

Click here to reserve your room today!

Loews Vanderbilt Nashville