Great Lakes Chapter of GAPNA

13th Annual Gerontological Nursing Conference

Webinar/Online

Friday, November 6, 2020 at 6:00pm ET - Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 4:15pm ET

Info

Topic

Advancing Excellence in Geriatric Care

Speaker(s)

Keynote Speaker: Jennifer Serafin, MS, GNP-BC, GS-C

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Additional Information

Virtual events will be held:

  • Friday November 6, 2020 (Now open to all attendees) 
  • Saturday November 7, 2020 (All Attendees)

ATTENTION GAPNA MEMBER ATTENDEES: You will be required to provide your GAPNA member ID number and expiration date in order to register for the conference.  If you do not have this information readily available before registering, please go to www.gapna.org and sign into your GAPNA account.  Once signed in, click on 'my account' in the upper right corner of the homepage, then click on 'Edit'.  You will be taken to the page that has your ID and expiration date.  Please write this down for future reference when registering for the conference.  Then, come back to the Great Lakes Chapter Conference Home Page and register.

Keynote Speaker (Saturday 12:30pm EST)

Jennifer Serafin, MS, GNP-BC, GS-C

Title: Best Practices with Medication Management for the Behavioral Symptoms of Dementia


The 13th Annual Gerontological GAPNA-GLC Nursing Conference is brought to you Virtually by Motown Digital. Login information will be provided as we get closer to the conference. 

Event Agenda

13th Annual Gerontological Nursing Conference

Event Agenda

Friday, November 6, 2020 at 6:00pm ET - Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 4:15pm ET

All times listed in Eastern Time (US & Canada).
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Friday, November 6, 2020

  • 6:00pm - 6:15pm

    Login and Welcome

  • 6:15pm - 8:00pm

    The More You Know: Human Trafficking

    Joy Turner Washburn, EdD, RN, WHNP-BC, From Grand Valley University

Saturday, November 7, 2020

  • 8:00am - 8:15am

    Welcome and Introduction

  • 8:15am - 9:15am

    Stroke Update (Product Theater)

    Maureen DePrince, RN, BA, BS, CCRN, SCRN

    2020 Industry Supported Presentation Theater (ISPT) - Detailed Information
    The Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association (GAPNA) - Great Lakes Chapter (GLC) invites you to attend an Industry Supported Presentation Theater (ISPT) at the first 2020 Virtual conference!

    The programs were independently produced, not subject to review by GAPNA, and are not part of the scientific/educational program offered by GAPNA.

  • 9:15am - 10:00am

    Posters and Vendors

  • 10:00am - 11:00am

    In My Shoes: Sensitivity Training Using the Virtual Dementia Tour

    Cathleen Solecki MSN RN-BC CCRN CNRN, Program Coordinator Beaumont Grosse Pointe

  • 11:00am - 12:00pm

    Under Pressure – The Basics of Pressure Injuries

    Christine Weglarz, ANP-BC, CDE, CWS

  • 12:00pm - 12:30pm

    Posters and Vendors

  • 12:30pm - 1:30pm

    Keynote: Best Practices with Medication Management for the Behavioral Symptoms of Dementia

    Jennifer Serafin, MS, GNP-BC, GS-C

  • 1:30pm - 1:45pm

    Chapter Awards and Scholarships

  • 1:45pm - 2:45pm

    Practical Uses of CBD for Chronic Pain Management

    Kevin Boehnke, PhD

  • 2:45pm - 3:00pm

    Break

  • 3:00pm - 4:00pm

    Epidemiology and Transmission Dynamics of SARS-COV2

    Priscilla Bercea, MPH, CIC Supervisor Infection Prevention and Epidemiology Beaumont Hospital Dearborn

  • 4:00pm - 4:15pm

    Drawing, Poster Awards and Wrap up

Exhibit & Sponsor


By becoming an exhibitor, your company will have the opportunity to promote its’ range of products and services before a captive audience of nurse practitioners from the entire state of Michigan.

Exhibitors who have sponsored a meal package will be not only be listed in conference materials given to attendees at registration check-in but will also be identified with signage during that meal.

Exhibit times: 
Saturday, November 7th, 2019 from 9:15 am-10:00 am & 12:pm-12:30 pm 
(Set up may begin as early as 7:00 am.)

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Standard Pharma-Exhibitor Package (1 Table)

Includes one display table in Exhibit hall 

$995.00

Standard Non-Pharma/University Exhibitor Package

Includes one table in Exhibit hall 

$250.00

MEAL PACKAGE Product Theater: Friday Dinner – November 6th (1 available)

This meal program is an exclusive “Chapter Members Only” event (limited attendance maximum of 50) and will take place in the Fairlane Room at the Dearborn Inn. This package includes two exhibit tables in a premier location in the Exhibit Hall on Saturday, November 7th, 2020. 

*Pricing to be determined by final meal/venue costs.  Please contact GLC GAPNA with questions.

Free

MEAL PACKAGE Product Theater: Saturday Lunch – November 7th (1 available)

This meal program will take place in Salons I & II at the Dearborn Inn. This package includes two exhibit tables in a premier location in the Exhibit Hall.

*Pricing to be determined by final meal/venue costs.  Please contact GLC GAPNA with questions.

Free

“Friends of GAPNA-GLC Breakfast Buffet” – Saturday, November 7th

As a sponsor of this buffet breakfast, the exhibitor will be provided with two exhibit tables in a premier location in the Exhibit Hall and be featured on signage recognizing their sponsorship at the Breakfast Buffet Station.

*Pricing to be determined by final meal/venue costs.  Please contact GLC GAPNA with questions.

Free

Register

Friday Night GAPNA Members Only Event: APRN
Free

Friday Night GAPNA Members Only Event: Student APRN
Free

Friday Night GAPNA Members Only Event: Other
Free

GAPNA Members- Saturday Conference: APRN
Early Bird Discount Until 11/6/2020
$130.00   $120.00

GAPNA Members- Saturday Conference: Student APRN
Early Bird Discount Until 11/6/2020
$75.00   $55.00

GAPNA Members- Saturday Conference: Other
Early Bird Discount Until 11/6/2020
$130.00   $120.00

Non-Members- Saturday Conference: APRN
Early Bird Discount Until 11/6/2020
$155.00   $140.00

Non-Members- Saturday Conference: APRN Poster Presenter
Early Bird Discount Until 11/6/2020
$77.50   $70.00

Saturday Conference: Student APRN Poster Presenter
Early Bird Discount Until 11/6/2020
$37.50   $27.50

Non-Members- Saturday Conference: Trinity Health Associate
Early Bird Discount Until 11/6/2020
$130.00   $120.00

Non-Members- Saturday Conference: Trinity Health Associate Poster Presenter
Early Bird Discount Until 11/6/2020
$65.00   $60.00

Non- Members- Saturday Conference: Other
Early Bird Discount Until 11/6/2020
$155.00   $140.00