The Northeast Kansas Nurse Practitioner Alliance (NEK NPA) is a member organization of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). We are dedicated to the promotion of health, function, and quality among the residents of Northeast Kansas through the ongoing education, connection, and participation of Advanced Practice Nurses. We strive for a sound policy and regulatory foundation that enables nurse practitioners to provide accessible, high quality healthcare to the public.

Become a member and network with fellow NP’s, attend educational offerings, be informed of policy updates and current legislative news.


Happy Spring Kansas NP Colleagues!

We have two upcoming events for your calendar. There will be an educational dinner event on Thursday, March 30 at 6:30pm. The topic will be seasonal allergic rhinitis. Please email board members Laurel Short or Tracy Clark for additional details. RSVP is required by 3/27/17 due to limited seating.

Secondly, we are excited to announce a CE event! Legislation 101: The Meet and Greet and insights to becoming an effective healthcare advocate.

When/Where: Tuesday, April 11 at 6pm at the KU Edwards Campus. Current Kansas legislator Erin Davis will speak, followed by NP Jill Ariagno. Please rsvp by April 4 to board member Zohra Hussaini at

We hope you can join us at one or both of these events! If you are not on our email list, please email any board member to make sure you stay up to date on our activities.