SMN has registered as an organization for the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk on October 11. You don’t need to register online unless you prefer to make your donation there. Email Linda if you plan to walk and if you need a t-shirt.
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
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.
The August edition of the SMNews newsletter will be mailed to members soon, but the electronic copy is available now by clicking the link below. Highlights include information about community and other upcoming events, membership and elections. Check it out!
SMNews, August 2014 (PDF)
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)
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!