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APSNA Secretary 2016-2018
Monique Jenkins, PhD, MA, RN-BC, FNP-BC
28th Annual APSNA Scientific Conference - CALL FOR ABSTRACTS
May 16 - May 19, 2019
Boston Marriott Copley Place
The APSNA Program Committee is seeking abstract applications for the 28th Annual Scientific Conference beginning on May 16, 2019, and concluding on May 19, 2019, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
| Opening Abstract Submission||May 21, 2018|
| Closing Abstract Submission||September 1, 2018|
| Notification of Acceptance|
November 1, 2018
News from the Director of Education:
The first of our web-based education series launched on February 20th as part of Theme II of APSNA's Strategic Plan. If you haven't already done so, please check the webinar out at http://www.apsna.org/?page=EducationWebSeries. You can earn 1 CE for viewing the webinar and completing the post-test and evaluation.
Other upcoming presentations for the web-based educational series include:
Interested in serving as a reviewer or content expert for our Patient and Family Education Sheets? Interested in helping with the development or review of additional webinars? Do you have ideas on ways that APSNA can better meet the educational needs of our members? We would love to have you join our Education Committee. Everyone is encouraged to attend the Education Committee meeting at the Annual Conference. The meeting will be Tuesday, May 1st from 4:30-5:30pm. We hope you join us!
- Neonatal Surgical Conditions
- Bowel Management Principles in Pediatric Patients
- Enteral Feeding Devices
- Trauma in the Pediatric Patient
- Wound Care Management in the Pediatric Patient
- Pediatric Patients with Ostomies
Looking forward to seeing everyone at conference. There are many wonderful presentations and posters- I think this will be the best conference yet!!
Beth Paton, Director of Education
TRAUMA SIG CALL FOR LEADERSHIP!
The Trauma SIG is looking for 1 or 2 highly motivated individuals to transition into becoming the Trauma SIG chairs. Our current chairs Laurie and Suzy can offer support throughout the time of your leadership term. The Trauma SIG meets once monthly for about 30-60 minutes and works on various projects including special education, teaching sheets, articles for JPSN, participation in the annual conference and position statements. A qualified candidate should be motivated, organized and able to communicate effectively via email. Any interested leaders should reach out to Laurie or Suzy for additional insight into the position.
Suzanne Kujawa Smith can be reached at: email@example.com
Laurie Sands can be reached at: LSands@luriechildrens.org
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