|Finger Lakes Region
Future of Nursing Conference
Smith Opera House
82 Seneca Street
Geneva, NY 14456
Registration 8:30 am- 9 am
|Celebrate the Future of Nursing! Updates on
Regional Activities to promote the Future of Nursing-NYS priority
recommendations aimed at education, leadership and active participation
changing health care. Learn to utilize national, state and regional
to promote the Future
Nursing. Explore a
toolkit created for regional use
to promote the Future of nursing with consumers, health care decision
and nurses. Earn 6 contact hours
Saturday, May 4th 2013, 9 am until 4:30 pm
$75 for nurses:
Nurses, nursing students, consumers, and health care decision makers with an interest in nurse’s role in transforming the health care system of the future should attend this conference. The presentations will provide attendees with a status report on Future of Nursing activities within the past year and provide state and regional updates and contacts. Participants will leave the conference with a toolkit and strategies to promote the recommendations of the Future of Nursing in their institution/county/area.
Cathryne Welch, co-chair of the NYS Future of Nursing Committee,
Dr. Deb Stamps, VP and CNO of Newark-Wayne hospital and a member of the State Future of Nursing steering committee,
Mel Callan, NP, & legislative strategist and the Monroe County Supreme Court Judge the Honorable Richard Dollinger.
These presenters will guide participants to an understanding of the current status of the Future of Nursing, at the national, state and regional levels and discuss strategies for successful discussions of nursing with non-nurses. In the afternoon, energetic nurse leaders will engage participants to actively promote progress on the Institute of Medicine (IOM) eight recommendations. A toolkit of resources developed by the Finger Lakes region will be distributed for use by participants to promote the Future of Nursing agenda in their locations.
The Future of Nursing Conference will be held at the Smith Opera House in Geneva, NY, nestled in the heart of the Finger Lakes region. Morning and afternoon breaks will be provided, with lunch on your own at one of many restaurants within walking distance of the Opera House. These restaurants are among several within easy walking distance of the Opera House- Eddie O'Briens; Halseys, and Parkers Grille and Tap House. After the conference, visit a Seneca Lake winery to bring some of the best of the Finger Lakes home with you!
If you have questions, please contact Shannon at firstname.lastname@example.org
Activities on the National Stage
Effective Strategies to use when talking with legislators
Empowering Nurses: Finding and using your voice for change
Convincing arguments for non-nurse health care decision makers:
Helping others understand nursing’s point of view
Networking and planning- bring the conference back to your institution/school
Dr. Cynthia McCloskey,
Dr. Lynda Dimitroff,
Dr. Jeanine Santelli,
This activity has been submitted to the Rochester General Health System for approval to award contact hours.
Rochester General Health System is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Massachusetts Association of Registered Nurses, Inc., an accredited provider.