The Emergency Nurses Association attracts a dedicated group of passionate emergency nursing professionals from all over the country that impact the safety and care of patients all over the world. Now, we invite you to attend our first ENA Spring Regional Symposium—in Las Vegas! Network with local leaders and participate in clinical and leadership educational programming that will advance your knowledge and skills in the field.
The cost for attendees is $175 for nonmembers, $150 for members, and $100 for students.
Registration is now open.
The hotel room rate for Planet Hollywood Las Vegas is $139 for Thursday night and $169 for Friday night.
(8.25 contact hours and 1 hour of CERPs available.)
Thank you to Teleflex, a commercial sponsor for this event, and for their continued support.
Featured speakers and topics include:
ENA president, Jeff Solheim, MSN, RN, CEN, TCRN, CFRN, FAEN, FAAN
Melane Marsh, RN, BSN, CEN, CMRN, APHON
Ellen H. Encapera, RN, CEN
Welcome and Announcements
General Session - The Heart of Nursing
Special guests Kevin Menes, MD and Debbie Bowerman, RN of Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, Las Vegas
Keynote - October 1, 2017
There will be a number of other remarkable speakers including:
Amy Bardin, MS, RRT, VA-BC
Session - (Teleflex sponsor) Right, Line, Right Now: Making the Best Vascular Access Decision
Dustin Bass, MHA, BSN, RN, CEN and Marlo Conroy, BSN, RN
Session - Providing Efficient Care for Psychiatric Patients through Crisis Triage
Carrie A. Cobos, BSN, BS, CEN, SCRN
Session - Who Said Stroke Is Not Sexy?
Shannon Dunn, BSN, RN, CEN
Session 1 - Injury Prevention: The New Age of Driving
Session 2 - Geriatric Trauma and Changes in our Approach to Care
Rachell A. Ekroos, PhD, FNP-BC, AFN-BC, DF-IAFN, FAAN
Session 1 - Manual Strangulation: What do Emergency Nurses Need to Know?
Session 2 - Identifying and Responding to Human Trafficking in the ED
Mindy Potter, RN, BSN, MICN, CEN, MSNc
Session - Pediatric Trauma Time
Julia Sbragia, MSN, DNP(c), APRN, ACCNS-AS
Session 1 - Care of the Transgender Patient in the ED
Session 2 - Lateral Violence in the ED
Joanna Valdes, MSN, RN, CEN
Being on Both Sides of the Blue Line
Schedule at a Glance
Day 1: Thursday, April 26
Day 2: Friday, April 27
*Please note that Thursday’s reception and all meals throughout the conference are included in registration price.
Scheduled speakers and sessions are tentative and subject to change. Be sure to check back for updated information as we approach the Spring Regional Symposium dates.