Wisconsin Center for Nursing Annual Conference

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


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Online Registration is now open!

REGISTRATION FEE
$85 prior to May 15
$100
after May 15

Student rate — $50.00
Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. Cancellations received prior to the conference will be charged a $25 administrative fee. There will be NO REFUNDS after the conference begins or for “no-shows.”
Deadline to register: June 8


KEYNOTE SPEAKER
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.

SCHEDULE
7:30-8:15      Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:15-8:30      Welcome and Program Overview
8:30-9:45      Keynote “Health Equity and Diversity: Promoting the Health of Our Communities and Nation”
10:00-11:00  Workshop 1: Unconscious Bias
11:15-12:15  Workshop 2: Clinical Knowledge for Strengthening Care for Low Birth Weight Babies
12:15-1:00    Lunch and Networking
1:00-2:00      Workshop 3: Measuring the Diversity Gap
2:15-3:15      Workshop 4: New Approaches for Retaining a Diverse Workforce
3:15-4:00      Questions, Discussion and Closing Remarks

CONTINUING NURSING EDUCATION CREDIT
6.25 contact hours of CNE credit will be awarded to participants who attend the entire program and complete the online conference evaluation by the submission deadline.


THANK YOU for supporting this conference!   


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.