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The Derm Nurse

Peggy Vernon, RN, MA, CPNP, DCNP, FAANP
Learn, lead, and engage at the annual educational and networking event for dermatology providers.
Emily Potter, MPH
The Dermatology Nurses’ Association (DNA) Annual Convention, Monumental Strides in Dermatology Excellence, will be held February 27 to March 2, 2019 at the Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, DC.
The 37th Annual Dermatology Nurses’ Association Annual Convention, Monumental Strides in Dermatology Excellence, will be held February 27, 2019 to March 2, 2019, at the Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, DC. 
Laura Wavra, DCNP  
The 2019 DNA Annual Convention will provide educational and networking opportunities for dermatology providers in all areas of practice. 
Theresa Coyner, MSN, ANP-BC, DCNP
Dermatology educational programs are a main emphasis of the DNA.
Theresa Coyner, ANP-BC, DCNP, and Katrina Nice Masterson, DNP
The Association is spearheading numerous new initiatives, including recognition of dermatology nursing as a unique field, completion of a Dermatology Certified Nurse Practitioner review course, and establishing virtual dermatology nurse grand rounds.
Robin T. Inabinet, RN, RN-BC, and Kathy Gross, BSN, RN
The Dermatology Nurses’ Association Annual Convention will provide attendees with opportunities to gain new information, to develop new skills, and to pursue their interest in the dermatology field.
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