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ISNA Convention Keynotes!

ISNA is thrilled to announce our two keynote speakers for the 2018 ISNA Convention on, Friday, September 28th at Knights of Columbus, 2100 E. 71st Street, Indianapolis, IN 46220.

FLeahirst up, Dr. Leah Curtin, ScD(h), RN, FAAN, the mother of nursing ethics.    Dr. Curtin serves as the Executive Editor of American Nurse Today, and has been designated by the American Academy of Nursing as a Living Legend in nursing. Dr. Leah Curtin is an internationally recognized nurse leader, ethicist, speaker, and consultant in the nursing field. A strong advocate for the nursing profession as well as the quality of patient care, Dr. Curtin has long been known for her contributions to the nursing community and brings a wealth of experience and expertise to her audience.

Alex WubbelsOur second keynote speaker is Alex Wubbels, RN, the Utah nurse wrongfully arrested for her patient advocacy.  She is a leader of ANA’s #EndNurseAbuse initiative, writing “I truly believe that what happened to me can lead to positive change in our profession. That’s why I decided to speak out: to stop this abuse from happening to others. I’ve teamed up with ANA to ask you to sign our pledge and stop this culture of violence. I am committed to this goal so we are not put in situations where we have to fear for our safety, or have to choose between our jobs and our licenses.”


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2018 Convention Agenda

(Note:  All times EDT and are subject to change without notice)

8:00 a.m.         Registration/Exhibitors/Posters

8:30 a.m.            Welcome/Opening of the Meeting of the Members

8:45 a.m.            Leah Curtin, ScD(h), RN, FAAN, Keynote Speaker

9:45 a.m.            Break/Exhibitors/Posters

10:00 a.m.         Abstract Presentations

11:30 a.m.          Break/Exhibitors/Posters

11:45 p.m.          INF Fundraiser

12:00 p.m.         Lunch/Exhibitors /Posters

12:30 p.m.         Meeting of Members; Resolutions

1:15 p.m.             Abstract Presentations

2:15 p.m.            Break/Exhibitors/Posters

2:30 p.m.           Abstract Presentations

 3:00 p.m.         Alex Wubbels, RN, Keynote Speaker

4:00 p.m.          Abstract Presentation

4:30 p.m.           Closing of the Meeting of the Members

This continuing nursing education activity was submitted to the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Criteria for successful completion equals attendance for at least 80% of the continuing education activity and completion of an evaluation form.



2018 ISNA Convention Registration - Advocacy

    We will once again be holding our Indiana Nurses Foundation fundraiser by holding our Bead Game before lunch. Each strand of beads is a $1 or 6 for $5.00 or 25 for $20. If you purchase early, your beads will be ready for you to pick up!
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