SNARI 2013 Annual Convention: The Future of Nursing
The Student Nurses' Association of Rhode Island Presents:
Registration for the 2013 Convention is closed. You may register upon arrival, Thank you. Admission is FREE! Please bring a canned good.
Remember to bring cash for your SNARI Gear!
T-Shirts will be available for purchase.
_Voter Registration Drive!
It is important to VOTE so as (future) Nurses our voices are heard! To find out more about registering to vote in RI click HERE
Raffle Prizes & Food Drive
Please bring a canned good for the Rhode Island Food Bank. Last year we collected a HALF TON of food! You will receive one raffle ticket for each item you bring!
Career Fair - Bring Your Resume!!!
Recruiters from area hospitals will be available to discuss job opportunities.
Lunch will be available at the concession stands.
Schedule of Events:
Vendor booths and Poster gallery will be available from 8-9 am and through out the day, during breaks and lunch.
8:00am: Student Arrival, Career/Education Fair
9:00am: Opening Remarks/Greeting
9:30-10:30am Speaking Program
10:30-11:00am: Break/Vendor Time
11-11:45am: Speaker Panel
11:45am-12:00pm RISNA Scholarship Presentation
12:45pm-1:30pm: Speaking Program
1:30pm-2:30pm: Free NCLEX Review
2:30pm: Closing Remarks & Raffles
Cash payment prefered for Lunch.
Credit and Debit Cards Are Welcome.
Submit a QUESTION For a Panelist!
This year's panel, The Future of Nursing, is geared toward continuing your education to BSN and beyond. The panel includes:
Keith E. Macksoud, CRNA Certified Registered Nurse Anesthestist, Lieutenant Colonel (retired), War Veteran, U.S. Army Reserve
Dr. Linda Del Vecchio-Gilbert, Associate Professor at Simmons College and New England Institute of Technology; Pediatric Nurse Practitioner board certified in advanced palliative and hospice nursing, pain management, and pediatric oncology.
Michelle Palmer, MSN, RN, CNM, RM, Midwifery
Patty MacCulloch, MS, APRN, BC, Nurse Practitioner of UMass Memorial Medical Center and Asst. Clinical Professor of the University of Rhode Island Doctor of Nursing Practice Program
Bob Desrosiers, BSN, RN, Adult ED at R.I. Hospital, DNP Program URI.
Kerry Manfredi, RN
CCRI class of May 2012 Valedictorian.
Questions for the panelists regarding ongoing education are currently being accepted. Please submit here.