MT CAHN’s Nursing Education & Practice Summit
Encircling Inclusivity in Nursing
4th Annual Nursing Summit: June 5 and 6, 2017
Great Northern Hotel, Helena, MT
Explore approaches for developing a diverse student population as the basis for building a diverse nursing workforce to achieve better outcomes for patients in a rural healthcare environment.
– recognize links between a diverse nursing workforce and positive patient outcomes.
– identify ways to create a more diverse nursing student population.
– discuss issues that interfere with mutually respectful relationships in nursing workplaces.
– explore workplace issues that limit provision of nursing care which is respectful of an individual’s unique values and beliefs.
Earn 11.75 contact hours – (6 on day 1 and 5.75 on day 2) by attending the Summit!
This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Monday, June 5th
Concepts in Diversity and Inclusion – Piri Ackerman-Barger, PhD, RN
Montana’s 2016 Nursing Workforce Report – Amy Watson, MS
Strengthening Civility to Promote Inclusivity – Susan Luparell, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF
Affirming Healthcare for Transgender Youth & Adults – Kathryn Lowe, Pediatrician, MD, FAAP & Eric Lowe, Emergency Physician, MD, FACEP
Tuesday, June 6th
Caring Inclusively for Patients with Dementia – Miranda Meunier, GNP-BC
The Road I Didn’t Expect to Travel: Non-traditional Students- Annette Kankelborg, MS (Facilitator); Katie Temple, MN, RN, CNL; Billie Jo Brown, RN-BSN, BA, M.ED.; Bethanie Wharton, BS; Nicole Nygren, BS; & Katie Skauge
View our Agenda here.