Nursing Now Conference:
Updates & Trends in Nursing Practice

nurses with patient

Date & Time

Friday, September 28, 2012
Continental Breakfast: 7:15-8 am
Conference: 8 am to 4:30 pm

Registration Fee

Includes conference materials, breaks and lunch.
Early registration: $80 if postmarked by September 10
Regular registration: $100 if postmarked after September 10

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Conference Location

Carnegie Conference Center at Drivers Village
5885 East Circle Drive, Cicero, New York 13039
Parking is free. Download directions and map from the Carnegie Conference Center at Drivers Village
Note: The southside conference center entrance is between the Mazda and Lincoln Mercury dealerships; Northside entrance is between Enterprise and the Collision Center.

Conference Presented by:

  • Upstate College of Nursing
  • Upstate College of Nursing Alumni Association

Contact Hours and Accreditation

7.0 contact hours will be provided by the SUNY Upstate Institute for Continuing Nursing Education. The Upstate Medical University Institute for Continuing Nursing Education is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses’ Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

About the Program

This conference features faculty and alumni presenters from clinical and educational settings. The purpose is to provide updates on current topics and trends in nursing practice, education and research.

Who Should Attend?

The program is suitable for nurses in all practice settings, including

  • Staff Nurses
  • Nurse Managers
  • Nurse Administrators
  • Nurse Educators
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Clinical Nurse Specialists
  • School Nurses

It has been assigned Provider Code NYP261-6/30/14
Accredited status does not imply endorsement by the NJSNA, the Institute for Continuing Nursing Education, or the ANCC of any commercial products or services related to this conference. Speakers have declared they have no conflict of interests to disclose. There is no commercial support for this activity.

Barbara Black, RN, ANP, MS, MA
Barbara Black, RN, ANP, MS, MA
Director, Center for Continuing Education

Carolyn Baskerville, RN, BS, MS, Post-Master's, 04, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
After being in the Air Force reserves, I came out of retirement to pursue further education. I would like to teach, and the Post Master's work supports that. Nursing truly is a life-long opportunity, both in what you want to do and the fact that you can take your career anywhere in the country

—Carolyn Baskerville, RN, BS, MS, Post-Master's, 04, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner