North Dakota Academy of Physician Assistants

2019 NDAPA Fall Primary Care Conference

North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum
612 East Boulevard Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58505

Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 8:00am CT - Friday, November 15, 2019 at 4:45pm CT

612 East Boulevard Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58505



Primary Care Related Topics (see below) & Medication Assisted Therapy Waiver Training - optional on Friday, Nov 15 (register separately)


Full schedule of speakers and details coming soon...

Credits Offered

This event offers 7.0 CME credits to attendees.
Accredited by AAPA Approved - (Medication Assisted Therapy - MAT - waiver training on Friday will have an additional 8 CMEs if you register and attend).

Additional Information

Thursday, Nov 14: Topics that will be covered:

  • Emergency medicine pearls
  • Prostate screening and surveillance 
  • GI conditions
  • Skin cancer
  • X-ray review
  • EKG review
  • and More!!

Friday, Nov 15: Medication Assisted Therapy (MAT) waiver training for those that wish to prescribe buprenorphine to patients with opioid addiction. There is an additional fee of $25 if you wish to attend on Friday, or you can register for just Thursday or Friday. See the registration page for further details and to reserve your spot now. 

MAT Training: The American  Academy of Addiction Psychiatry is approved by the Drug Abuse Treatment Act of 2000 (DATA) to provide the required eight-hour training that qualifies physicians, PAs, and NPs for the waiver to prescribe Buprenorphine for treating opioid use disorders (PAs and NPs also must complete an additional 16 hours of online training)

Funding for this initiative was made possible (in part) by grant no. 5U79TI026556-03 from SAMHSA. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.



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Exhibit & Sponsor

Hello Exhibitors and Sponsors!

Thank you for considering our Fall Primary Care Conference. This is a one day conference and there will be 3 breaks for exhibitors. The schedule, W-9, and prospectus are available below. Please let us know if you have any questions at  

  • Set up from 8:00 - 10:00 am
  • Morning break: 10:20 - 10:45 am
  • Lunch break: 12:05 - 1:00 pm
  • Afternoon break: 2:35 - 2:55 pm

Other information:

  • Registration includes one table (additional tables available, see registration)
  • Recognition in conference materials
  • Refreshments during attendee breaks
  • Roster of attendees distributed at the time of the conference
  • Please register by November 11th, space is limited.
  • If you need to pay by check, there is an option to do so in the registration.

Again, please let us know if you have any questions!


Exhibitor Registration

Price includes 1 table, 1 exhibitor registration, lunch, list of attendees, and acknowledgment in the attendee program (acknowledgment in the program only if registered before Oct. 31 due to printing deadline). 

Not Available

Additional Exhibitor Table

Price includes 1 additional table (must purchase exhibitor registration in addition)


Additional Representatives

If there will be more than 1 representative for an exhibitor table, please purchase this additional representative registration. 


1/2 Page Ad in Attendee Program

Must submit page details by Oct. 24th, 2019

Not Available

Full Page Ad in Attendee Program

Must submit page details by Oct. 24th, 2019

Not Available

Meal Sponsor

Price includes Exhibitor Registration and extra table, extra representative, and a full-page ad in the attendee program (full-page ad only if submitted by Oct 24, 2019). 

Not Available


PA - Fellow Member of NDAPA (Active member) - Thursday, Nov 14

PA - Non-member of the NDAPA but wish to join - Thursday, Nov 14

We will contact you to activate your membership. 


NP, MD, or DO: Affiliate NDAPA Member (Active Member) - Thursday, Nov 14

NP, MD, or DO: Would like to join NDAPA as an Affiliate Member - Thurday, Nov 14

We will contact you to activate your membership. 


NP, MD, or DO: Would not like to be an NDAPA Affiliate Member - Thursday, Nov 14

Sustaining Members Registration (no CME awarded) - Thursday, Nov 14

This registration level is for sustaining members only. No CME is awarded. 


PA Students, Pre-PA Students, and NP Students - Thursday, Nov 14

No CMEs are awarded for students.


FRIDAY - Medication Assisted Therapy Waiver Training for PAs, NPs, Physicians, PA students, NP students, and medical students - Friday, Nov 15

This must be purchased if you are going to attend the MAT waiver training (buprenorphine) on Friday, Nov 15. It is separate from the Thursday conference for funding. You will receive 8 CMEs for MAT waiver training on Friday.

PAs and NPs must also complete an additional 16 hours of online CME to become eligible for Medication Assisted Therapy prescribing and care (the online training can be completed at any time and is FREE). MDs and DOs are only required to complete this 8-hour session to be MAT waiver eligible. 

Fee includes registration lunch. Snacks and drinks can be purchased from the cafe at the Heritage Center.