DC FLI 2019



Start planning your trip now & reserve your hotel room! The DC FLI will take place June 8-10

Held annually in the spring, the AANP DC FLI leadership & advocacy training in Washington, D.C., which culminates in a lobby day on Capitol Hill, will hone your leadership skills, increase your lobbying effectiveness, and give you the opportunity to advocate for the changing face of health care. This is your time to shine! Your participation is essential to federal recognition of the naturopathic profession in EVERY health-care reform initiative.

The DC FLI will train you to represent the profession through interactive workshops, culminating with meetings on Capitol Hill. You'll also benefit from AANP State Alliance sessions, including an exploration of student involvement in state associations.


The DC FLI attracts leaders across the profession.  It’s where the most exciting advocacy work of the AANP happens.
  • The FLI builds momentum 
  • The FLI builds recognition on Capitol Hill of who we are and what we do 
  • The FLI builds confidence in our message and our spirit 
  • The FLI builds camaraderie
  • The FLI builds relationships
The first two days are set at the Georgetown University Hotel & Conference Center.The third day takes place entirely on Capitol Hill. The energy and fun of the FLI are palpable!

By participating in the FLI, you’ll not only boost NDs’ priority national advocacy goals... 
  • You’ll hear from thought leaders both inside and outside of the profession
  • You’ll make terrific contacts from across the country
  • You’ll bolster your own state association’s ability to make legislative strides
  • You’ll also build or polish the skill of confidently presenting yourself


The DC FLI is an unparalleled opportunity to grow in your chosen profession, to boost your own state association’s advocacy work, and to advance our most important shared national goals. Be part of the enthusiasm and the electricity that comes from the shared commitment to transform America’s healthcare!  Join in the 2019 DC FLI. 

ND: AANP Member ND: Non-Member AANP-NMSA Student Member
Early Bird Rate (ends 5/2) $135 $165 $35
Regular Rate $165 $200 $50

Questions? Email us at 
programs@naturopathic.org or call us at 202-237-8150.