Learning Objectives: 1) To gain a better understanding of NSNA’s mission and programs; 2) To create stronger school and state chapters; 3) To problem solve, network, and share ideas; 4) Formation of professional identity in nursing; 5) To understand how to become a member of the NSNA Leadership U Honor Society.
8:30am Arrival—Continental breakfast sponsored by The Mount Sinai Health System
9:00am Welcome and Introductions Kenya Williams, EdD, MBA, RN, RP, CAE, NSNA Deputy Executive Director
Special Introduction: Beth Oliver Chief Nurse Executive Senior Vice President, Cardiac Services Mount Sinai Health System Fran Cartwright, PhD, RN-BC, AOCN, FAAN Chief Nursing Officer and Senior Vice President at The Mount Sinai Hospital
9:15am Starting Your Leadership Journey Speaker: Lauren Lodico, NSNA President
9:30am NSNA Leadership Tools—Getting the Pieces to Fit Speaker: Kenya Williams, EdD, MBA, RN, RP, CAE, NSNA Deputy Executive Director
10:00am Fiduciary Duty: Great Power, Great Responsibility Speaker: Dev Persaud, MA, NSNA Director of Finance and Administration
11:15am Beyond the Scrubs: An Overview of NSNA Communications, the Image of Nursing Committee, Social Media, and Imprint. Speaker: Carol Patel, BBA, NSNA Editorial Assistant
11:30am Panel Presentation Mount Sinai Nurse Leadership from the Emergency Department, Critical Care, and other specialty areas. Mount Sinai Hospital Panelist
12:30pm Lunch (on your own)
1:30pm Group photo: return promptly from lunch—sit in center seats.
1:45pm School Chapter Advisor Role—Inspiring and Mentoring Future Leaders Dr. Carol Weingarten, Faculty Advisor, Villanova University, Villanova, PA
2:30pm Inspiring Future Leadership for Your Association through the Nominating and Elections Process Speaker: Khamaria Harris, NEC Chair, NSNA Nominating and Elections Committee
2:45pm NSNA Membership: Paving the Way with NSNA Speaker: Cody Mitchell, NSNA Membership Committee Chair
3:00pm Financing your Education with a Foundation of the NSNA Scholarship Committing the Time Can Save You a Dime . . . and More! Speaker: Jasmine Melendez, FNSNA Scholarship and Grants Administrator
3:15pm NSNA MidYear Conference and Annual Convention Speaker: Cody Mitchell, Convention Planning Committee Member
3:30pm Governance 101—Tips on how to plan an agenda, run a meeting, record minutes and create board cohesion. Speaker: Kenya Williams, EdD, MBA, RN, RP, CAE, NSNA Deputy Executive Director
3:45pm Wrap-up, evaluation, and drawing for door prizes. Speaker: Kenya Williams, EdD, MBA, RN, RP, CAE, NSNA Deputy Executive Director
4:00pm TourMount Sinai Health System (optional)
You must complete the evaluation form to receive your Certificate of Attendance. Thank you for coming and have a safe trip home.