PRNABC Biennial Conference
June 18th - 21st, 2020 - Kamloops, B.C.

Justify Your Attendance

Attending conferences can be a challenge getting approval from your manager. PRNABC would like to offer templates of letters and worksheets to help your manager understand the importance of your attendance and the return on the investment.

  • Letter to Your Manager (.pdf)
    Use this customizable letter template to help explain and justify your conference attendance
  • Detailed Budget Worksheet (.pdf)
    Use this customizable budget document to help explain and justify your conference costs
  • Benefits Worksheet (.pdf)
    Use this worksheet to create a custom list of the benefits you and your workplace will gain from attending
  • Post Conference ROI Worksheet (.pdf)
    Use this worksheet to take notes on sessions, and record key takeaways, action items and estimated return on investment (ROI). These notes can be referenced in creating your post-conference trip report

Additional Tips

  • Use the PRNABC Biennial Conference as a Professional Development Opportunity
    When discussing the PRNABC Biennial Conference with your manager, tie your career goals and future development to specific sessions and training opportunities or knowledge you need.
  • Offer to Train Others in What You Learned
    You can pitch your trip to the PRNABC Biennial Conference as a way to bring knowledge and information back to the rest of your workplace. You can train your colleagues on best practices, tips, trends and processes you learned at the conference.
  • Meet with PRNABC Colleagues
    When you attend the PRNABC Biennial Conference, you have the opportunity to speak with PRNABC Leadership (Board, Executive, Pillars, Committee Members) responsible for serving the Association and also with volunteers who are in charge of developing PRNABC programs and services. By asking questions and providing feedback, you can ensure that your workplace voice is heard, and you can also take back answers to your workplace’s program-specific questions.
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Thank you to our Sponsors & Exhibitors

Presenting Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

  • PRI-MED Medical Products

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

  • 3M Canada
  • Cardinal Health Canada
  • Ethicon Johnson & Johnson
  • Hologic
  • Karl Storz Endoscopy Canada Ltd.
  • Keir Surgical
  • Medtronic
  • South Medic
  • Zimmer Bionet

A La Carte Sponsors


  • ACART Equipment Ltd.
  • Advanced Surgi-Pharm
  • AMT Surgical
  • Associated Health Systems Inc.
  • Baxter
  • Clarion Medical
  • ConMed Canada
  • Canadian Standards Association
  • Draeger Medical
  • Fibertech Canada
  • Fraser Health
  • Getinge Canada
  • Interior Health Authority
  • Medline
  • Metrex
  • Olympus Canada Inc.
  • Steris Canada Sales LLC
  • Trudell Medical Marketing Limited

Keynote Speaker

  • Meditek

Food & Beverage

  • Ellis Don


  • Medline

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  • Interior Health Authority
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