Sept. 19 3:30 PM to 7 PM - Annual Meeting

Sept. 20 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM - Conference

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man_woman_hiking_help.jpg  NDNA 2019 Annual Meeting and Fall Conference

Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation: Stories and Strategies

The North Dakota Nurses Association announces our Annual Membership Meeting and Fall Healthy Nurse Conferencce. Our Keynote Speaker this year is North Dakota First Lady, Kathryn Burgum

Annual Meeting and Fall Conference

Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation: 

Stories and Strategies

Ramkota Hotel and Conference Center

(Missouri Ballroom) Bismarck, ND

September 19-20, 2019

AGENDA – Thursday, Sept 19

 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

NDNA Monthly Board Meeting

 3:30 pm to 7:00 pm


 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Casual Social Reception - meet in Nickels Lounge, Ramkota - ALL WELCOME!


AGENDA – Friday, Sept 20

8:00 to 8:45 am

8:45 to 8:55

8:55 to 9:00

9:00 to 9:45

Registration and light breakfast; visit vendors; Silent Auction opens!

Welcome and opening remarks - Tessa Johnson, NDNA President

Introduction of first speaker

Lyn Telford: Generational Differences in Nursing 

9:45 to 9:50

Intro next speaker

9:50 to 10:50

Wendy Baumgarten: Self-Care for the Professional Caregiver

10:50 to 11:40

LUNCH – visit vendors; network

11:40 to 11:45

Reconvene; intro of Keynote Speaker

11:45 am to 12:15 pm

KEYNOTE SPEAKER:  First Lady Kathryn Burgum

12:15 to 12:20

Intro next speaker

12:20 to 1:20

Dr. Stacey Pfenning: Opioid Epidemic: A Regulatory Perspective

1:20 to 1:25

Intro next speaker

1:25 to 2:25

Danielle Olauson: Whole Health Starts With You

2:25 to 2:45

Break – visit vendors and network; intro next speaker

2:45 to 3:45

Chase Breitbach: ACE’s Informed Care: What Nurses Need to Know

3:45 to 3:50

Intro to next speaker

3:50 to 4:35

Chris Nolden: Medical Cannabis: A Personal Story

4:35 to 5:00


Closing/evaluations/contact hours – Silent Auction winners announced!

Thank you for coming and for supporting NDNA!


**There is no conflict of interest for any planner, presenter, or content reviewers involved with this activity.

 **Criteria for successful completion: exact contact hours based on attendance of sessions.  Must attend 1 or more sessions and complete an evaluation to receive contact hours certificate.

**This continuing nursing education activity was approved by Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

 Exact agenda may be subject to change due to speaker availability.