The conference provides six diverse topics of education for RPNs and RNs in all roles and sectors. Participants can self-select sessions related to innovative leadership, quality practice initiatives and RPN role optimization that best meet their learning needs and areas of focus.
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AGM pre-conference: workshops for members 
(limited space – please pre-register)
 Regular PriceEarly Bird 10% discount
(to September 28, 2018)
RPNAO Member$397.50$357.75
Student Groups
(buy 4, get one free)
(group of 5)
(group of 5)
Dinner Ticket$75.75$75.75
(discount does not apply)
Dinner Table of 8$576.00$576.00
(discount does not apply)
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Includes: Thursday, October 25 workshops, annual general meeting, and gala dinner. Friday, October 26 conference. Breakfast, coffee breaks, lunch both days.

Venue and Date

RPNAO’s 60th annual general meeting and conference is taking place on Thursday October 25 and Friday October 26, 2018 at the beautiful Deerhurst Resort in Huntsville, Ontario.

Deerhurst Resort ( https://deerhurstresort.com)
1235 Deerhurst Drive,
Huntsville, ON P1H 2E8

Special conference rates are available from Sunday, October 21 to Sunday, October 28, 2018. Please call 1 800-461-4393 to book and please identify yourself as being part of the RPNAO group. Deerhurst will honour the rates below as long as they have availability.

There are several different options at Deerhurst as follows:

  • Lakeside guest room - $145
  • Pavilion guest room - $165
  • Pavilion junior suite - $165
  • Summit One Bedroom Suite - $175
  • Two bedroom condo - $235
  • Three bedroom condo - $345

Please note that there is a 6% resort fee in addition to the room rate PLUS 13% HST. There is plenty of free parking at the resort.

For a map and directions https://deerhurstresort.com/directions/

NEW THIS YEAR - $160 for 60!

$160 for 60 2018 Conference Travel Rebate

To thank our members and in celebration of our 60th anniversary, RPNAO is pleased to offer a special $160 For 60 Travel Rebate for members attending the conference. 

There are 60 Travel Rebates available. Rebates will be awarded based on the first 60 complete and eligible applications received.

To be eligible for this special 60th Anniversary Travel Rebate, you must:

1) Be a RPNAO member in good standing

2) Have registered for the 2018 conference and paid in full

3) Have travelled more than 200 km to attend and you must submit a route map detailing the distance


4) Submit your competed application form and route map to Barbara Jones at bjones@rpnao.org

    after 1615 hrs on Friday Oct 26 and within 15 days of the conference.




Payment may be made via PayPal (through A Toscano Consultants Limited account), personal or institutional cheque or money order made out to A Toscano Consultants Limited and mailed to:

A Toscano Consultants Limited
7270 Woodbine Avenue, Suite 305
Markham, ON L3R 4B9

Registrations must be paid in advance of the conference unless special arrangements have been made.


All cancellations must be confirmed in writing by no later than October 12, 2018. Cancellations received after October 12, 2018 will not receive a refund. A refund levy of $50.00 will be applied to every cancellation received prior to the deadline. Substitutions are permitted.