Delaware Nurses Association


Friday, October 12, 2018 from 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM EDT
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Delaware Technical Community College-Terry Campus 
100 Campus Drive
Del-One Conference Center
Dover, DE 19904

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Sarah Carmody 
Delaware Nurses Association 
(302) 733-5880 

DNA Fall Conference 2018 

Sponsorship: This educational activity is sponsored by DelTech Community College-Terry Campus. Thank you!
Who Should Participate: Licensed Practical Nurses, Registered Nurses, Advanced Practice Registered Nurses
Contact hours offered: 6.25
Delaware Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
DNA Member: $79
NonMember: $99
Student-No CE issued: $35
Late Registration: After October 5, 2018, add $10 to registration fee
Agenda: Agenda subject to change. Please review registration and completion of required evaluation policies.

7:00-8:00 am Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00-8:10 am Welcome and Overview of Program
8:10-9:10 am
Using Data and Evidence Based Practice in Nursing
9:10-10:10 am
Loneliness: the Next Public Health Issue
Cathy Somerville, MSN, BSN, RN
 10:10-10:25 am Break
 10:25-11:25 am
Metabolically Healthy Obese
Valerie J. Rebmann, MSN, FNP-BC
11:25-12:35 pm Lunch
 12:35-1:35 pm
OCD: Diagnosis and Treatment
Joseph L Schwartz, PsyD
1:35-2:35 pm
Interacting with Individuals on the Autism Spectrum
Speaker: TBA
 2:35-2:50 Break
 2:50-3:50 pm
ED Initiated Buprenorphine/Nalaxone for Opioid Dependence
Hooshang Shanehsaz, RPh
Handouts will be sent out electronically prior to the conference to the email provided when registering. No hard copies of handouts will be available at the conference.
Successful Completion:
All participants are required to complete an online evaluation form as part of the education activity. An email will be sent to all registrants by Monday, October 15, 2018. The required online evaluation must be completed by Monday, October 22, 2018.
The email will be sent to the address used for registration. If you have or think you may have previously opt out of Survey Monkey, please visit the following link to opt in.
If you do not receive a survey email, please check your spam/junk email. Contact DNA immediately if you do not receive a survey email notification at (302) 733-5880 or email Sarah Carmody at sarah(at)
Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
It is the policy of the Delaware Nurses Association to comply with the ANCC Standards for Disclosure and Commercial Support. In keeping with these standards, all faculty participating in a Delaware Nurses Association sponsored event are expected to disclose to the activity audience any real or apparent conflicts of interests related to the content of their presentation.
Conference Planners: No planning members have any conflicts of interest to disclose.
Sandi Nolan MSN, RN
Evelyn R. Hayes, PhD, MPH, FNP-BC
Jane Kurz, PhD, RN
Sarah J. Carmody, MBA-Executive Director