Abstracts are currently being accepted for ORAL and POSTER presentations for CANNT 2017 – “CHARTING OUR COURSE –Setting Sail for the Future”. This annual national meeting of the Canadian Association of Nephrology Nurses and Technologists will be held October 19 - 21, 2017 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The conference venue is the Halifax World Trade and Convention Centre in downtown Halifax. Abstract submissions should demonstrate the theme: planning to meet the needs of patients and families as we look to the future – appropriate for the novice through to the advanced practice professional. Topics of interest may include: clinical research, innovative projects and solutions, ethics, case presentations and clinical reviews. All abstract submissions must be evidence-based. Please consult the list of leading edge topics for possible areas of interest.