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A Christian Approach to Nursing Workplace Bullying/Lateral Violence/Toxic Environments/Incivility
DATE: Saturday, April 8, 2017
LOCATION: Indiana Wesleyan University - Independence, Ohio
TIME: Registration 8:45 AM; Seminar 9:00 AM - 12 Noon
DESCRIPTION: This seminar will assist participants to openly discuss strategies for dealing with workplace bullying and lateral violence in nursing work settings from a Christian perspective
PRESENTERS: T. Jody Hostetler, M.Ed, BSN, RN, and Amy Cargle, JD, MBA
REGISTRATION: To register electronically, go to https://greaterclevelandncfspring2017.eventbrite.com
FOR MORE INFORMATION: contact Marilyn Weitzel with any questions.
H2G: Hormones, Health and God
8th Annual Seminar for Healthcare Professionals and Students
DATE: Saturday, April 22, 2017
LOCATION: Hosanna Church, 9600 163rd St. W. Lakeville, MN 55044
TIME: 9:15 a.m. Registration and full breakfast. Seminar: 9:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
DESCRIPTION: Health means personal wholeness- a person's body, mind and spirit being integrated to function together to create well-being! The thyroid gland is an important endocrine organ with significant influence on physical and emotional health. In addition, weight gain is frequently associated with thyroid dysfunction. The focus of this seminar is to explore how the thyroid functions, discuss the intersection between thyroid dysfunction & body weight, and to discover strategies for promoting wellness into our lives personally and professionally. Come and learn from a physician who seeks to heal beyond the physical with integration of spiritual care into our practice and personal lives!
- Describe the most common types of thyroid pathophysiology.
- Discuss three thyroid function blood tests including abnormal test results and associated treatment options.
- Identify barriers to healthy weight and body image.
- Discuss the latest treatment options for obesity.
- Explain strategies for integrating spiritual care with whole-person care in any setting.
PRESENTER: Dr. Elizabeth Haglind, MBBS, MD, MRCP, FACE. Endocrinologist with Endocrinology Clinic of Minneapolis , Edina, MN
Dr Haglind completed her medical school from Bangalore University in India, followed by Internal Medicine residency and Endocrinology fellowships in UK and Mayo Clinic in Rochester,MN. Dr Haglind is a fellow of the American College of Endocrinology. She practices in Edina, MN with a special interest in thyroid, adrenal, pituitary disease and osteoporosis.
CONTINUING EDUCATION: Three (3) contact hours for MN continuing nursing education (CNE) credit. Other health care professionals: check with your specialty requirements.
COST: Nurses and other healthcare professionals: $30; Students: $20 (Includes a full breakfast and 3 Continuing Education contact hours)
SPONSORED BY: Called to Care Healthcare – Hosanna Church in partnership with Nurses Christian Fellowship/USA.
REGISTRATION: available soon online or phone Care Ministries 952/898-9287 or, mail check to Hosanna Care Ministries – breakfast seminar. Hosanna Church, 9600 163rd St. W. Lakeville, MN 55044
Facing the Future with Confidence: Identifying Opportunities and Challenges in Nursing Today
SPONSORED by: Vellore Christian Medical College Foundation, NY
DATE: Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 11:00am
LOCATION: New Dover United Methodist Church 687 New Dover Road Edison, NJ 08820
DESCRIPTION: This is a free event of fun and fellowship for nurses will include a sumptuous Indian lunch. Dr. Margaret Kamalini Kumar, PhD.RN (Board member of Vellore CMC Foundation and Board member and former President of Nurses Christian Fellowship International) is our honored guest and speaker. We are also very happy to welcome Rajeswari Siva, Senior Professor of Community Health Nursing at CMC, India who is visiting the United States. We hope this is the beginning of many more events to celebrate the Healing Ministry of Christ.
MORE INFORMATION: Contact Vellore CMC Foundation
Christian Community Health Fellowship (CCHF) Conference
DATE: May 18-20, 2017
LOCATION: Northern Kentucky Convention Center, Covington, KY
This year's conference, "Greater Love" will offer:
- opportunity for spiritual encouragement
- deep connection to the nationwide community of Christians working and committed to live out the Gospel through health care
- a full schedule of helpful workshops
- student events
- times of fellowship
- exhortation from Christian leaders in our community
Students scholarships can cover conference registration fees and help defray the cost of travel. Students can apply through the registration form.
CCHF CONFERENCE INFORMATION
The Center for Bioethics & Human Dignity's 24th Annual Summer Conference
GENETIC & REPORDUCTIVE TECHNOLOGIES
DATE: June 22-24, 2017
LOCATION: Trinity International University, Deerfield, IL
CBHD CONFERENCE INFORMATION
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