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74th Annual LPN Conference scheduled for April 21-23, 2020

From the Minnesota Licensed Practical Nurses Association:

I am happy to share the 2020 LPN Conference brochure with you.  Please continue to encourage LPN’s within your organizations, circle through work or friends. We have a great lineup of speakers and fun activities, socializing, networking and meet a lot of wonderful LPNs from all over Minnesota.

Enclosed is a copy of the brochure. we will again be in St. Cloud at the Holiday Inn and Suites.  April 21, 22 and 23. Please pass the word, we look forward to many new attendees this year.

Molly Fields,  LPN
MLPNA Board Member
2020 Planning

The event will be held at the Holiday Inn & Suites, 75 South 37th Avenue, St. Cloud, MN 56301. See the attached brochure for more information.

Post expires at 6:00 PM on Thursday, April 23rd, 2020.

2018 Dementia Care Conference

Chesley Center on Aging and
Minnesota State University, Mankato present

2018 Dementia Care from Start to Finish

Featuring Teepa Snow

Thursday, September 20, 2018
8:30 AM–3:30 PM

South Central College Conference Center
1920 Lee Boulevard, North Mankato, MN 56003

Teepa is an occupational therapist working as a dementia care and dementia education specialist. She has over 33 years of clinical experience in the field of geriatrics and dementia care, as well as having provided care to family members with dementing illnesses. Currently, she has an independent practice as well as clinical appointments with Duke University’s School of Nursing and UNC-CH School of Medicine. She provides interactive and creative educational and practical hands-on training sessions to organizations and providers throughout the US and Canada. She has been actively involved in teaching and clinical research projects throughout her practice career.

CEUs are available for multiple disciplines including Nursing, Social Work, Nursing Home Administration, Speech and Language Therapy, Therapeutic Recreation, and more.

For more info or to register online:  www.mnsu.edu/continuinged/dementia/

Post expires at 4:00 PM on Thursday, September 20th, 2018.

Upcoming CEUs

Mark your calendars for these opportunities for continuing education!

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Chesley Center on Aging Conference
Teepa Snow “Dementia Care from Start to Finish”
South Central College

Monday, September 24, 2018

Southern Minnesota Nurses (SMN)
Dr. Jason Dauffenbach  “Updates on the Management of Acute and Chronic Pain: Opioids, Interventions and More”
Mayo Clinic Health System, Mankato lower level 0308/0310

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

SCCBI Annual Psychiatric Conference
Topics:  Psychiatric update, Borderline Personality, Anxiety, Suicide
Minnesota State University, Mankato – Centennial Student Union

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Southern Minnesota Nurses Expo
Topics:  Parkinson’s, Managing Chronic Pain in the Elderly, Drug Task Force update and Trauma Informed Care
Courtyard by Marriott, Mankato

Post expires at 8:00 PM on Tuesday, October 30th, 2018.

Southern Minnesota Nurses Expo – November 2017

Registration is now open for the November 2017 Southern Minnesota Nurses Expo, which will be held on November 2 from 8:00 AM to 4:15 PM at the Courtyard by Marriott Conference Center in Mankato. The Expo brochure, which includes registration information, is below.

This year’s presentations include the following (subject to change):

  • Responding to Trafficking & Exploitation: What Healthcare Needs to Know to Create Hope & Impact
    Pamela DeWitt-Meza, RN, SANE-A, SANE-P
  • Substitute & Supported Decision Making: The Alphabet Soup
    Marit Anne Peterson, J.D.
  • The Faces of Brain Injury
    Sharon Gieseke, MN Brain Injury Force, Inc.
  • Current Drug Trends
    Lt. Jeff Wersal, Commander, Minnesota River Valley Drug Task Force
  • Coming Out of the Closet: Nursing & Substance Use Disorder
    Marie Manthey & Anita Carteaux, RN

A discounted rate for registration is available until October 26. If you pay by check ahead of time, please indicate somewhere on the form whether you want your check deposited right away or held until the event. (If nothing is noted to the contrary, we will deposit checks on receipt.)

Post expires at 8:00 PM on Thursday, November 2nd, 2017.

Chesley Center on Aging Annual Dementia Conference

Save the date!

Chesley Center on Aging presents

Annual Dementia Conference:
“Research and Beyond: Innovations in Dementia Research and Caregiving”

Thursday, October 5, 2017
8:30 AM – 3:30 PM
South Central College Conference Center
1920 Lee Boulevard, North Mankato, MN


Dr. Hugo Botha, M.B., Ch.B.
Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, Mayo Clinic Rochester

Angela Lunde, Education Program Manager
Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, Mayo Clinic Rochester

Jayne Clairmont, Care Consultant and Dementia Expert
English Rose Suites, Edina, Minnesota

Register here

Dementia conference brochure
(click for full-size view)

Post expires at 6:00 PM on Thursday, October 5th, 2017.