AMSN Annual Convention

The AMSN Convention will help you improve patient care and connect with other nurses who share your compassion and commitment.

26th Annual AMSN Convention
October 12-15, 2017
Palm Springs Convention Center and Renaissance Hotel
Palm Springs, CA

Download the Convention Brochure

Go to the Official AMSN Convention Website and Register

2017 Annual Convention Information

Convention Brochure

Download the Convention Brochure.

Hotel & Travel

IMPORTANT NOTE: AMSN does not use a housing bureau for hotel reservations. No one from AMSN or the conference hotel will ever call you to make a hotel reservation. Only make reservations through the links here, on our official convention website, or by calling the hotel directly.

The Renaissance Palm Springs is the official hotel for the 2017 AMSN Convention. Additional rooms are available at The Hilton Palm Springs. Rooms at the The Renaissance Palm Springs are limited.

Reserve Your Room:

Renaissance Palm Springs

888 East Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262
Check in: 4:00 pm
Check out: 12:00 pm (noon)
$189 single/double + taxes (currently 16.89% plus
$.89 utility fee)
Reservations: 888-682-1238 or 760-416-2900
Ask for the AMSN Convention.

Make your reservations at the Renaissance Palm Springs

Hilton Palm Springs

400 East Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs, CA 92262
Check in: 4:00 pm
Check out: 12:00 pm (noon)
$179 single/double + taxes (currently 16.95% plus
$1.14 utility fee)
Reservations: 800-445-8667 or 760-318-8501
Ask for the AMSN Convention.

Note: The discounted convention rates are available until September 13, 2017, or until the room block is full. Reservations made after this date will be subject to space and rate availability. (All taxes are subject to change without notice.)

Make your reservations at the Hilton Palm Springs


Palm Springs International Airport is 1.5 miles from the hotels. Airport shuttle service, on request, is complimentary for both the Renaissance and the Hilton. Estimated taxi fare: $7 one way.



Valet: $22; Self-parking: $12

Hilton Palm Springs

Valet: $22; Self-parking: $18

**All prices subject to change without notice.


A typical day in Palm Springs during October has daytime highs in the 80s/lower 90s. Lows are in the lower to mid-60s. Please remember to pack a sweater, as temperatures in meeting rooms can vary. We suggest you bring comfortable walking shoes for your convention activities.


Join us at the 26th Annual Convention on October 12-15, 2017, at the Palm Springs Convention Center and Renaissance Hotel, Palm Springs, CA.

View the most recent information regarding:

View Exhibitors who participated at the 2016 AMSN Annual Convention.

Convention Information Contact Form

If you have any questions regarding the convention, please contact us using the Convention Information Contact Form specifically to ask convention related questions.

W9 Form

The W9 Form - Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification is available for download.

The form is pre-populated with 2017 Conference information for your employer. Please note, this form is still valid for 2017.


Additional Information

Other information

  • AMSN 2017 Annual Convention: Discover the Possibilities - brief highlights of the convention.
  • Past conventions in the AMSN Online Library
  • Recent conventions
  • AMSN Photo Release - AMSN will take photos of attendees throughout the convention. These photos are for AMSN and MSNCB use only and may appear on the websites, newsletters, conference brochures, social media outlets, or other future promotional material. This also includes photos taken and/or uploaded by attendees and AMSN staff using the convention app by. By virtue of your attendance, you agree to usage of your likeness in such media. AMSN will have an extensive photo gallery online after the convention - so get your smiles on!

If you are not an AMSN Member, find out about all the benefits of membership, and/or join!

Convention Specific FAQ

We have asked and answered a lot of the most-frequently asked questions regarding the convention. The categories included are,

  • Registration
  • Hotel/Palm Springs
  • Sessions/Handouts
  • Contact Hours
  • Exhibitors
  • Certification Review Course
  • Convention App
  • Financial Questions

View the AMSN Annual Convention Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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