61st Annual NWNPC - April 28, 2017

Register for Vancouver

2017 is our 61st gathering! NWNPC has been the place where NDs around the Pacific Northwest have gathered to share their wisdom and camaraderie since 1957! Our 61st annual convention will be held April 28 - 30, 2017, at the Pan Pacific Hotel and Vancouver Convention Centre.

We have another excellent lineup this year, including:
   Nigel Plummer, PhD
   Robert Rountree, MD
   Jonathan V Wright, MD
   Molly Niedermeyer, ND, LM

We will be welcoming NDs from BC, throughout Canada and the United States. Take a look at our schedule and the speaker bios for more details.

Master of Ceremonies

Rick Kirschner

Dr. Rick Kirschner returns to convention this year as our emcee. Naturopathic doctor, author, consultant, motivational speaker, and much more, Rick brings to the NW the sprit of the profession with a focus and energy unmatched amongst his peers. His many books, authored and co-authored, include Dealing with People you Can’t Stand, Love Thy Customer, Life by Design and Insider’s Guide to the Art of Persuasion. Or find out more at his website, The Art of Change.

Come celebrate and honor our roots with an excellent set of lectures and entertaining evenings with your friends! Hob-nob with some founding members and enjoy Vancouver's beautiful harbour waterfront. We have several social events planned including the Dr. Chris Turner Reception with live music from Mike Massé! Relax and connect with old friends and make new ones!

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Exhibitor Registration

Our convention wouldn't exist without our exhibitors and sponsors. We can give you an opportunity to get in front of our physicians and students and let them know what you have to offer. Besides a booth (check out the floor plan), we also have sponsorships for food breaks, bag inserts and other items.

Please see our Exhibitor Registration page for more details.


Our host hotel is the beautiful Pan Pacific Hotel Vancouver. It sits directly above the convention centre. Each room hash spectacular views -- across the harbour, the city, the North Shore mountains and west to Stanley Park. We have a very special room rate, available until March 28, of $199 CAD (approximately $150 USD) per night. Book your room here.


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