Nursing Symposium


2011 Nursing Symposium &
dedication of
The Dr. Lillian R. Goodman Department of Nursing

Friday, May 6, 2011
Worcester State University
Ghosh Science and Technology Center


General Information
Celebrate National Nurses Day and the 35th anniversary of the Department of Nursing’s Inaugural Graduating Class by joining Worcester State University alumni and area nurses for the WSU 2011 Nursing Symposium and dedication of The Dr. Lillian R. Goodman Department of Nursing on Friday, May 6, 2011.

Agenda for the Day
3 p.m.— Registration
             Lobby, First Floor- Ghosh Science and Technology Center

3:30 p.m. — Welcome
                   Amphitheater, First Floor- Ghosh Science and Technology Center

4 p.m.- 5 p.m. — Breakout sessions
      Session A - Nursing, Health & the Environment: Strengthening the  Relationship to Promote Health
                       
Stephanie M. Chalupka ’80, EdD, RN, PHCNS-BC, FAAOHN
                        Room 217, Second Floor- Ghosh Science and Technology Center                       

      Session B - Worcester State University – Its Role in the Development of a Nursing Career
                        Cynthia T. French ’80, MS, APRN, BC
                        Room 213, Second Floor- Ghosh Science and Technology Center

      Session C - I Guess We’re not in Kansas Anymore
                       Marianne Matzo ’82, Ph.D., GNP-BC, FPCN, FAAN
                       Room 215, Second Floor- Ghosh Science and Technology Center

5 p.m.Dedication of the Dr. Lillian R. Goodman Department of Nursing
               Second Floor- Ghosh Science and Technology Center

5:30 p.m. — Cocktail Reception
                   Lobby, First Floor- Ghosh Science and Technology Center

6 p.m. — Dinner
              Lobby, First Floor- Ghosh Science and Technology Center

7 p.m. — Keynote Address - When I Grow Up I Want to be a Nurse: A Personal Journey featuring Ellen J. Gaucher ’76, MSN, MSPH, FAAN
               Amphitheater, First Floor- Ghosh Science and Technology Center


Pricing
The cost to attend the Afternoon Symposium is $25.00. The cost to attend the Dedication Dinner and Keynote is $25.00. For individuals interested in attending both the Afternoon Symposium and Dedication Dinner and Keynote the cost is $40.00. The Afternoon Symposium is complimentary for all current full-time Worcester State University nursing students.

Registration information
To register for the 2011 Nursing Symposium and dedication of The Dr. Lillian R. Goodman Department of Nursing click the Register Now button above or click here. Worcester State University students can register by emailing Tara Hancock at thancock@worcester.edu.

Directions
For directions Worcester State University and a map of campus, visit www.worcester.edu/directions.

For more information
Contact Tara Hancock at thancock@worcester.edu or 508-929-8141.