Who We Are

Welcome to the Mississippi Association of Nurse Practitioners, the only association in the state devoted entirely to nurse practitioners. We are also the only nurse practitioner association in the country with its own training facility. Our Legacy Partnership with Global Training Institute allows us to provide advance practice nurses with state-of-the-art training not available anywhere else in the state.

MANP is an affiliate of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and is your specialty association. We provide advocacy for nurse practitioners with the legislature, Congress, other policymakers and with other healthcare associations both in the state and nationally. We also provide conference and meeting opportunities, continuing education, and representation on boards and commissions. We encourage you to be a part of your nurses’ association while also being involved with MANP.

The Benefits of Membership

MANP is an association focused entirely on the needs of Nurse Practitioners in the state of Mississippi.  Our focus is on moving the profession forward in our state.  We recognize the importance of nurse practitioners in the provision of healthcare in our state and the need to enhance their visibility, legislative clout, and participation in key decision-making roles.  We are your voice. And collectively, with one voice, we can reach our goals and protect the progress we make. 

Our specialties are varied and include Family Practice, Women’s Health, Acute Care, Pediatrics, Mental Health, Research, Education, and more. We have regular meetings and participate in community events as well as local, state, and national seminars and conventions to remain abreast of the latest education, technologies, and issues affecting our practice.

Membership Benefits Include:

  • An opportunity to network with peers and share information and ideas pertinent to our organization
  • Access to local member only dinner meetings
  • Conferences discount for current members
  • Access to Members Only Section of website
  • Strength in Numbers – Membership gives us a more powerful collective voice
  • Legislative and Regulation Updates will keep you current on issues that may affect your practice

Become Involved

The members of the Mississippi Association of Nurse Practitioners Board of Directors would like very much for you to become involved in MANP and help us move our state toward full practice authority. Join MANP and take advantage of our educational, networking, and leadership opportunities. There are membership options for NPs, students, retirees, and affiliate members who support the work of nurse practitioners. If you are a member and would like to serve on a committee, please give us a call at 601-407-3226 or email us at [email protected]

We look forward to working with you as we support your profession in our state and nationally.

MANP Board of Directors