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Why Join SPN?

Membership Benefits include:


  • Discounted continuing education opportunities at the Annual Conference

  • Member discount on Mosby's Pediatric Nursing Orientation course at a rate of $200 (Savings of $200)

  • Live webinar presentations.  Members can attend some or most webinars free of charge

Research and Evidence-Based Practice

  • Six electronic issues of the Journal of Pediatric Nursing, SPN's official journal, which publishes the latest information on the nursing care of children (print subscriptions are available as a membership add-on)

  • Mentorship opportunities for submitting abstracts to the Journal of Pediatric Nursing

Professional Development & Networking

  • Six issues of SPN eNews, an informative newsletter designed to keep members aware of SPN news and member accomplishments

  • Network with the 3,400+ pediatric nurses nationwide via the SPN online Discussion Forum

  • Networking and continuing education opportunities through local chapters in 35+ areas

  • Networking activities at the SPN Annual Conference

Grants and Award Opportunities

  • Annual awards programs recognizing excellence in education, practice, and research

  • Member scholarship and research grant programs

If a group of 5 or more are looking to join SPN, group discounts are available.  Please contact the national office for discount code.  

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