Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at 7:30 AM CDT
Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 5:00 PM CDT

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Hilton Lisle-Naperville 
3003 Corporate West Dr
Lisle, IL 60532

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Nicholas Nelson 
Illinois Emergency Nurses Association 


Illinois ENA CENŽ Review April 2018

Join us at the Illinois ENA CENŽ Review, April 18-19, 2018, at the Hilton Lisle-Naperville in Lisle, Illinois. The CEN Review is a separate pre-session to the 44th Annual Spring Symposium. This two-day course will review the essentials of emergency nursing practice and prepare nurses to take the Certified Emergency Nurse (CENŽ) exam through BCENŽ.

Course Fees

ENA Members: $199 (ENA Member number required for discounted rate.)

Non-Members: $249

Course fees include the two day course, presentation handouts (to be distributed on upon check-in), light breakfast and refreshments daily, and two CEN Pocket books by Media Room E of Solheim Enterprises. The course does not include lunch. There are several nearby restaurants, as well as an onsite restaurant.


Wednesday, April 18, 2018

7:30 AM – 5:00 PM (Registration/Check-In/Light Breakfast 7:00-7:30 AM)

Thursday, April 19, 2018
7:30 AM – 5:00 PM (Light Breakfast 7:00-7:30 AM)

Daily schedule subject to change.


Each topic of the CENŽ Exam Content Outline will be covered:

  • Preparing for the Exam
  • Cardiovascular Emergencies
  • Communicable Diseases
  • Environment Emergencies
  • Gastrointestinal Emergencies
  • Genitourinary Emergencies
  • Gynecology and Obstetrical Emergencies
  • Maxillofacial and Ocular Emergencies
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Neurlogical Emergencies
  • Orthopedic and Wound Emergencies
  • Professional Issues
  • Psychosocial Emergencies
  • Respiratory Emergencies
  • Toxicology Emergencies


A variety of experienced and BCEN-certified emergency RN and APRNs with content expertise will present each topics. Speakers subject to change.
  • Vicki Bacidore, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC, CEN
  • Marlene Bokholdt, MS, RN, CPEN, TCRN, CEN
  • Christine Carlin, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN
  • Christine Chaput, MSN, RN, CEN
  • Elizabeth DeLong, MSN, RN, CEN, TCRN
  • Kathy Devine, MSN, MBA, RN, CFRN, CCRN, CEN
  • Darcy Egging, MSN, APRN, APN-BC, ENP-BC, CEN, FAEN
  • Sally Griepentrog, MSN, RN, CEN
  • Nicholas Nelson, MS, RN, CEN, CPEN, TCRN, CTRN, CCRN
  • Sharon Ward, MS, RN, CEN
  • Barb Weintraub, MSN, MPH, APRN, CEN, CPEN, FAEN

Continuing Nursing Education

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Emergency Nurses Association, anaccredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Activity code: 160725-IL-C-R2

Approved contact hours: 15.80

Approval period is valid from: 10/07/2017—11/01/2019

Cancellation and Refund Policy

You may cancel your registration without cause for a refund based on the following:

Cancellations by March 21, 2018, amount refunded: $174 (ENA Members), $224 (Non-Members)

Cancellations by March 28, 2018, amount refunded: $125 (ENA Members), $150 (Non-Members)

Cancellations by April 11, 2018, amount refunded: $50 (ENA Members), $75 (Non-Members)

Cancellations after April 11, 2018, will not be eligible for a refund.

There is a mandatory non-refundable $25 administrative fee (included in the above refund schedule).

Transfer of Registration

In the event that you are unable to attend the course, your registration is transferable at no additional charge. You may only transfer your registration within your same registration type (ENA Member to ENA Member or Non-Member to Non-Member). Contact Nicholas Nelson at president@illinoisena.org if you wish to transfer your registration to another person no later than Monday, April 16, 2018.