Lawn chairs on a grassy patch pointed towards an ocean sunset

NAFA returns to the beach

Program Overview

New! Join us at the beach and escape to the Cavalier Resort, located in the prestigious semi-private North End of the Virginia Beach Oceanfront. Our conference will include Class A CE with our signature NAFA programming of diverse and clinically-relevant content delivered by outstanding speakers all in a relaxing setting. We start and end the program early so there is plenty of time to enjoy the beach with family and friends.

  • Tables with Umbrellas at the BeachAll-new resort suites on the semi-private oceanfront
  • Steps to the beach and boardwalk
  • Save with our exclusive group rate of $259 plus tax for travel May 27-June 1, 2024
  • Rate includes daily made-to-order breakfast and evening reception with 2 alcohol beverage tickets per adult
  • Reserve early to lock in discount. Space is very limited.
  • Complimentary fun amenities include -
    • Metal detectors and access to resort activities
    • Two beach chair and bike rentals each day
    • Indoor and outdoor pools
  • Coming soon! We’re dreaming up fun giveaway surprises at the resort.
  • New! Earn Poster CE Early
    Virginia Beach registrants are invited to review the program's virtual scientific posters on October 26 - 6:30-9:30 pm at our NAFA RVA CE Event. Complete 3 CE early, so you have more time to enjoy the resort and oceanfront.
  • Books & the Beach - read at the beach and then earn an additional 3 CE at an upcoming virtual Socratic Seminar.

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Full Conference - $950

  • Early Bird - $850 (If registered by February 27, 2024)
  • Daily Rate - $275
  • Virtual via Zoom - $399 - Attend as many virtual days as you like with one fee

View the Schedule | Meet the Speakers

Marriott and Beach Club

Book your Beach Escape

Cavalier Resort - Embassy Suites Virginia Beach Oceanfront Resort

Save with our exclusive group rate of $259 plus tax for travel May 27 - June 1, 2024

Reserve your room

Display of books picked for Socratic Seminars

Books & the Beach

Read at the beach and then earn 3 CE at an upcoming Socratic Seminar.

Socratic Seminars are virtual facilitated leadership book discussions. Earn 3 CEs each and explore options for our first-ever CRNA digital badges.

Answer 3 questions for $50 off a Socratic Seminar - $75 with discount coupon.

Explore our Socratic Seminars

AANA Prior Approved CE

NAFA VCU has applied to the American Association of Nurse Anesthesiology (AANA) for 23 Class A CE credits with 4.25 CE credits in pharmacology/therapeutics.

Cancellation & Refund Policies

You may cancel your registration up until April 30, 2024 to receive a full refund minus a $50 administrative fee. After that date, no refunds will be given. Cancellations must be received via email at

In the unlikely case that an event is cancelled or postponed due to insufficient enrollments or unforeseen circumstances, the NAFA will fully refund registration fees, but cannot be held responsible for any other expenses, including change or cancellation charges, to include but not limited to airlines, hotels, travel agencies, or other organizations.