The New Normal: Relationships and Respect in an Era of Incivility

The New Normal:
Relationships and Respect in an Era of Incivility

Featuring keynote speaker: Dr. Kristie Campana

Friday, October 3, 2014
8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Minnesota State University, Mankato
Ostrander Auditorium
Centennial Student Union
$49 half day/ $69 full day ($79 after Oct. 1)
5 Contact Hours available for full day
More information and registration

You are invited to attend our annual Nursing Forum, which helps nurses improve their practice and provides an opportunity for them to present research, learn from prominent healthcare leaders about timely topics and gain continuing education contact hours. This year’s forum keynotes will focus on incivility and poster and podium sessions will be offered featuring a range of relevant nursing topics in research, practice and education.

Dr. Kristie Campana is an assistant professor at Minnesota State University, Mankato. She earned her Ph.D. in Industrial-Organizational Psychology from the University of Minnesota in 2009; her dissertation explored the relationship between leader incivility, team dynamics, and team performance. Currently, her research focuses on incivility, emotions, and leadership in the workplace.

Presented by: Mu Lambda Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.

Sleep and Shift Work

Thursday, October 23, 2014 – 5:00-7:30pm
WOW Zone, Mankato

Speaker: Umesh Vyas, MD, FAASM, Psychiatrist and Sleep Medicine Specialist

Dr. Vyas is currently the Inpatient Psychiatrist of the Inpatient Behavioral Health unit, Mayo Clinic Health System and the Regional Medical Director of the Sleep Disorder Center of the Mayo Clinic Health System and a Sleep Disorders Specialist. Dr. Vyas will present an overview of sleep, sleep disorders and circadian rhythm. He will then focus on shift work disorder – complications, management and tips to improve sleep.

1.2 Contact Hours provided for nursing in accordance with the Minnesota Board of Nursing requirements.

Registration form (PDF)

Epilepsy and Seizures Update

Thursday, September 18, 2014 – 5:00-7:30pm
WOW Zone, Mankato

Speaker: Andrew Reeves, M.D.

Dr. Andrew Reeves is currently a neurologist with the Mayo Clinic Health System, Specialty Clinic, Mankato. He completed his medical training at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester along with a residency in Neurology and a Fellowship in EEG/Epilepsy at Mayo Clinic, Rochester. His certifications include being Board certified by The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with added qualifications in clinical neurophysiology. He has special interests in epilepsy, autonomic disorders and syncope. His presentation will include an update on epilepsy and seizures.

1.2 Contact Hours provided for nursing in accordance with the Minnesota Board of Nursing requirements.

Registration form (PDF)

Updated information on SCCBI Psychiatric Conference

Please see the detailed brochure attached below for more information about the upcoming SCCBI Psychiatric Conference in Mankato on October 14. Registration is limited to 250 participants and can be canceled with a full refund through the end of September, so sign up soon if you’re interested in attending!

2014 SCCBI Psychiatric Conference Brochure with Registration (PDF)