Courses

The 2022 Conference on Oral Health will be held in-person with a virtual option at K-State Olathe. Four virtual-only pre-sessions will be held on each Friday in October. Attendees may register for any or all of the following:General Session, held in-person at K-State Olathe or virtually on Friday, November 4.Pre-Conference Sessions 1-4, held virtually on each Friday in October from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. CT.When registering, you must choose an option under "Additional Items" for your registration to be complete. Questions? Call the WSU Conference Office at 316-978-6493.


Click here to register for the Kansas Conference on Oral Health, Friday, November 4, 2022, K-State Olathe
Register now for the the 2022 Kansas Prevention Conference. View the conference brochure and more at https://kansaspreventioncollaborative.org/conference/


Click here to register for the Kansas Prevention Conference: October 27-28, 2022, Wichita Marriott
Each year, the Maternal Child Nursing Symposium seeks to expand our knowledge in women's, infant's and children's health care. This one day symposium features national and local speakers presenting on current obstetric and pediatric topics. Each year, the Maternal Child Nursing Symposium seeks to expand our knowledge in women's, infant's and children's health care. This one day symposium brings national and local expert faculty to the virtual platform to present on a wide variety of pertinent topics. Dr. Susan Hale and Dr. Jean Salera-Vieira, Senior Leaders at the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nursing (AWHONN), will share their expertise in the obstetrical areas, with Ms. Christy Schunn enlightening us on the latest recommendations on Safe Sleep. The presentation on the frightening topic of Amniotic Fluid Embolus will cover treatment and management by Ms. Mallorie Suffield, and Ms. Miranda Klassen, Executive Director of the Amniotic Fluid Embolus Foundation.


Click HERE to Register for the 32nd Annual MCH Symposium on Friday, October 21, 2022, Online - Zoom
The KSN Conference General Session and New Nurse Orientation will be held in-person at the Hyatt Regency Wichita. New Nurse Orientation, July 18-19, will be held in-person only, as we emphasize the value of community connections and exchanging of ideas that can only happen when people come together. The General Session, July 19-21, will have limited virtual options, including live-streamed keynotes and one live-streamed breakout session in each time block.Please read the brochure to learn more about health and safety at the event, as well as our incredible lineup of speakers. We look forward to welcoming you back to Wichita this summer!


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As the field of cardiology expands, a multitude of opportunities in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases is available to enhance outcomes for patients. This one-day symposium brings national and local expert faculty to the virtual platform to present on a variety of cardiovascular related topics.


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The Kansas Association of Conservation Districts (KACD) will host its 78th annual convention this year at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Wichita, KS. The theme for this year is "Conserve Today to Preserve Tomorrow". Click below to register.


ATTENDEE REGISTRATION: KACD Annual Convention November 20-22, 2022, Wichita Hyatt Regency
SPONSOR REGISTRATION: KACD Annual Convention, November 20-22, 2022, Wichita Hyatt Regency
The AIT practicum placement is available to individuals with a bachelor's degree, who have had coursework and/or professional experience in aging studies or long-term care; management concepts; finance or accounting, and are ready to become a licensed nursing home administrator. Prospective AITs are required to submit unofficial transcripts to confirm qualifications.The AIT practicum consists of a 480-clock-hour placement with a qualified nursing home administrator, which meets the practical experience required to become a licensed nursing home administrator in the state of Kansas. The 480 practicum hours can begin at any point during the year, but must be completed within one year. The AIT works with their site preceptor to establish a schedule. AIT students will be added to the Blackboard course, AGE 660, where they will submit an hour log and have access to helpful exam preparation information.Prior to registering, the prospective AIT should consult with the practicum coordinator to submit the required training forms and finalize site placement details. Contact Jacie Green (jacie.green@wichita.edu) before registering if these items have not yet been submitted.


Click HERE to register for the AIT Practicum Placement September 1, 2022 to June 30, 2025, Virtual Conference
This course has been designed as a one day, interactive, case based workshop that provides health professionals with up to date, evidence based information to enhance the health professionals ability to provide diabetes care and prevention for all ages. Great Plains Diabetes (GPD) Professional Education Lectures are in collaboration with Kansas Business Group on Health, University of Kansas School of School of Pharmacy, Wichita State School for Physician Assistant Program and Healthy Green Nutrition.


Click HERE to Register for the Live well With Diabetes, Day of Discovery on Friday, November 4, 2022
The Kansas Public Health Association annual conference brings together public health professionals from a variety of disciplines and geographic locations to work together to improve the public health infrastructure in Kansas. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from expert speakers as well as network with colleagues from around the state. The 2022 KPHA Conference theme is 'Engage, Collaborate, Grow: Strengthening the Kansas Public Health System.


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Join us for the National Rural Grocery Summit on June 20 and 21, 2022, in Wichita, Kansas.The National Rural Grocery Summit is the premier networking and resource-sharing venue for independent grocers and rural food access stakeholders. This biennial summit brings together store owners, citizen leaders, food suppliers, academic researchers, healthy food access practitioners, policy makers, and funders to learn from and strategize with one another about sustaining rural grocery stores and improving rural access to healthy foods.


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The National Rural Grocery Summit is the premier networking and resource-sharing venue for independent grocers and rural food access stakeholders. Due to COVID-19, the 2020 Summit was canceled. Yet, grocers continue to face a challenging and ever-changing retail landscape with disruptions in the supply chain, growing competition from dollar stores, the rise of e-commerce, and more. The 2022 Summit is more important than ever, providing a critical opportunity for participants to learn from and strategize with one another about sustaining rural grocery operations.


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