Wisconsin Center for Nursing Annual Conference

THANK YOU to all who participated!  We hope you had an enriching experience and will join us again in 2019.


6.25 contact hours of continuing education credit are available to participants who attended the entire conference and complete the online evaluation (closed on July 8). There is a $25 charge for the WNA office to re-open the online evaluation – which will allow you to generate a CE Certificate for this program. This option will only be available for six months following the conference.
Click below to submit your request to reopen the evaluation and pay by credit card:

Reopen WCN Evaluation

This conference focuses on discussions to improve cultural competence
for health care professionals practicing within today’s complex health care environment.

Diana J. Mason, PhD, RN, FAAN
is the Senior Policy Service Professor at the Center for Health Policy and Media Engagement at George Washington University School of Nursing. Dr. Mason is a past President of the American Academy of Nursing, former editor-in-chief of the American Journal of Nursing, and producer and moderator of a community radio program on health care issues since 1985. She is the lead editor of the award-winning book, Policy and Politics in Nursing and Health Care.

UPDATE – all handouts submitted by presenters are posted here in color – participants are invited to download/print as desired.

Keynote Address
Workshop 1: Unconscious Bias  NEW
Workshop 2: Clinical Knowledge for Strengthening Care for Low Birth Weight Babies  
Workshop 3: Measuring the Diversity Gap
Workshop 4: New Approaches for Retaining a Diverse Workforce  NEW
Health Disparities and the American Indian: Dr. Donald Warne on the Way Forward (audio file)  NEW

THANK YOU for supporting this conference!

WCN Presenting Sponsor –  Milwaukee Area Technical College with United Health Foundation
“United Health Foundation is MATC’s partner in creating the nursing workforce of the future.” 

WCN Premier SponsorMarquette University College of Nursing

WCN Contributing Sponsor – The David and Mary Anderson Family Foundation 

WCN PartnersChildren’s Hospital of Wisconsin and Bellin College

Additional support from – University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Nursing and  Waukesha County Technical College   

Questions? Please contact the WNA office at 608-221-0383 or (800) 362-3959

Wisconsin Nurses Association is approved with distinction as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.