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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.)

MSU School of Nursing’s Annual Nursing Forum: “Connect … Engage … Influence”

Annual Nursing Forum
“Connect … Engage … Influence”

Friday, October 6 from 5:00–8:30 PM
at the NEW Clinical Sciences Building
on the campus of Minnesota State University, Mankato

You are invited to celebrate the 150th sesquicentennial of MSU, Mankato, at our annual Nursing Forum. This event is for practicing and retired nurses, School of Nursing alumni, nursing students, and faculty. Mu Lambda Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing is pleased to present speakers who connect, engage, and influence nursing to our communities and around the globe.

Schedule of Events
4:30-5:15 PM Registration
5:15-5:30 PM Welcome
5:30-6:20 PM Presentations
6:25-6:55 PM Poster Viewing & Networking
7:00-7:50 PM Presentations
7:50-8:30 PM Poster Viewing & Networking

For more information visit ahn.mnsu.edu/nursing/forum.

Flyer: MSU Nursing Forum 2017 flyer (PDF)

Southern Minnesota Nurses Expo 2017

Registration is now open for the 2017 Southern Minnesota Nurses Expo, which will be held on April 27 from 8:00 AM to 4:15 PM at Gustavus Adolphus College in Saint Peter. Please note that registration is limited to the first 100 participants. The Expo brochure, which includes registration information, is below.

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

  • Assessment of Spells
    Presented by Andrew Reeves, M.D.
  • Challenges and Opportunities: Preventing and Responding to Abuse, Neglect and Financial Exploitation
    Presented by Marit Anne Peterson, J.D.
  • Medical Marijuana
    Presented by Tom Arneson, M.D.
  • Calcium & Vitamin D Supplementation: Best Practices for Our Patients
    Presented by Matthew Drake, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Bariatric Procedures 2017 / Long-term Followup of the Bariatric Patient
    Presented by Kurt Kennel, M.D.

A discounted rate for registration is available until April 18. 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.)

Get out your 2017 calendars and mark these events!

Mark your calendars for these events that are coming up in 2017! More details will be posted when they are available.

  • March 5: SMN’s annual Bowl-A-Thon
    • Flyer and details coming soon!
  • April 18-20: 71st Annual LPN Conference in Saint Cloud
  • April 27: SMN’s annual Nurses Expo
  • May 9: Nurses Week Banquet (note change of date)
    • Details TBA

 

Integrative Approach to Psychiatric Mental Health Care Conference – November 4

Integrative Approach to Psychiatric Mental Health Care

Friday, November 4, 2016
Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West, 3131 Campus Drive, Plymouth, MN 55441
8:00 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Overview

This conference is to acquaint professionals who provide mental health care with integrative therapies that can be incorporated into their clinical practice and mental health care settings.

Target Audience

This conference is designed for Physicians, Clinical Nurses, APRNs, Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Social Workers, Occupational Therapists, Physical Therapists, Counselors, Chaplains/Spiritual Directors, Massage Therapists, Acupuncturists, Nutritionists/Dietitians, Naturopaths, Chiropractors, Recreational Therapy, Dance/Movement Therapists, Mental Health Associates and others interested in integrative approaches to mental health care.

Objectives

Upon completion of the conference, participants should be able to:

1. Describe integrative mental health and potential integrative strategies that can be shared with individuals who are at risk for or are experiencing symptoms of a mental illness.
2. Identify strategies for incorporating integrative mental health care approaches into current mental health care and community mental health settings.
3. Express the value of integrative approaches for maintaining individual health and well-being.
4. Describe the use of integrative approaches for maintaining personal health and well-being.

Successful completion by participants: Learner must complete the checkin process at registration, actively engage in activity content, attend full sessions, complete and return the Verification of Participation Worksheet, and complete the activity evaluation (online).

6.5 Contact/Continuing Education Hours provided; see flyer for details.

Flyer: Psychiatric Mental Health Care Conference flyer