Chattanooga Area Nurses in Advanced Practice (CANAP)

CANAP meets the 3rd Tuesday monthly at various restaurants in the Chattanooga to Cleveland areas. During holiday months of November and December, we meet the 2nd Tuesday. Our dinner meeting time is usually at 6:30 p.m. and our guest speaker often begins at 7:00 p.m.
Occasionally we have additional meetings.

Visit our new website at for details on upcoming events and check frequently for interim updates. Our group is primarily NPs, other APNs (such as: clinical nurse specialist, midwife or nurse anesthetist), NP students or APN retiree. If you are interested in attending a meeting for the first time, please RSVP and come to the meeting. We hope that after that first meeting you will want to join our group.


East Tennessee Association of Advanced Practice Nurses



Greater Memphis Association of Advanced Practice Nurses

We will post updates on a regular basis prior to our meetings, which are held the third Tuesday of each month Additionally, we encourage APNs to check the site frequently for interim updates, such as pending legislative issues and employment opportunities. Most of all, we want it to be a fun and informative site that you will bookmark and return to for the latest information about the GMAAPN Association.

Visit the GMAAPN website for more information.


Middle Tennessee Advanced Practice Nurses Association

Meetings are held monthly in various venues on either a Tuesday or Thursday. We seek to offer opportunities for networking, education and CEUs, and legislation updates. please visit the MTAPN website for complete details on upcoming events and other important information.



Northeast Tennessee Nurse Practitioners Association

Meetings scheduled for the third Thursday of every month at various restaurants in the Bristol, Kingsport, Johnson City area. A social time is held from 6:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. and the meetings start at 7:00 p.m.


West Tennessee Nurse Practitioner’s Alliance

The West Tennessee Nurse Practitoner’s Alliance(WTNPA) is a group of Advance Practice Nurses( or nurse practioners) from West Tennessee (Jackson) and surrounding areas. We are varied in our specialties which include
Family Practice, Pediatrics, Geriatrics, Women’s Health, Mental Health, Nurse Midwives, Dermatology, Education and More. We have regular monthly meetings on the secound Thursday of every month at various locations. We participate in local, state and national seminars and conventions to remain abreast of the latest education, technologies, and issues affecting our practice.

Visit the WTNPA website for more information.


Related Links & Sites

APN Resource Center (Medscape)