Courses

Dates: July 22-25, 2019

Registration Deadline: July 21, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. July 22
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. July 23
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. July 24 
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. July 25
*There will be a 1 hour break for lunch which is included each day.

Parking: No parking permit is needed.

Accommodations: Wichita State University is pleased to offer attendees a special opportunity for housing during the Institute. A set of rooms for attendees has been arranged on the Wichita State University campus in Shocker Hall. Individuals may arrive on the afternoon of July 21, 2019 and will depart at the close of the Institute on July 25, 2019. Single rooms are $178 for the time period. Double rooms are $158 for the time period per person. Individuals will receive a pillow, pillowcase, two sheets, blanket, hand towel, washcloth and bar of soap.

More information about Shocker Hall

Breakfast and dinner is not provided but individuals can purchase it on-site at Shocker Hall for an additional cost.

Cancellations and Refunds: All cancellations must be made in writing. A 15% administrative fee will be assessed on all cancellations (this includes purchase orders). There will be no refunds after June 23, 2019 but substitutions are welcome. WSU reserves the right to cancel courses due to lack of enrollment. In that event, WSU will refund any pre-paid course fees but will not be responsible for any incidental or consequential damages including airfare and travel expenses.

The conference is being facilitated by the Office of University Conferences and Non-Credit Programs at Wichita State University. Please mail your check or purchase order made payable to the Office of University Conferences and completed registration form to: Office of University Conferences Wichita State University 1845 Fairmount, Campus Box 136, Wichita, Kansas 67260-0136 Fax (316) 978-3064 or register online.


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Online registration for the Kansas School Nurse Conference has closed. To register, please call the WSU Conference Office at 316-978-6493.

We are excited about this year's Kansas School Nurse Conference which will be held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in downtown Wichita. Conference sessions will focus on our theme "School Nursing: Refocusing our Vision for the Future."

This year, the conference celebrates its 30th anniversary, traditionally marked by the pearl. Several celebratory and honorary observances are planned, and you'll be able to share your own school nursing "pearls of wisdom." We will have several special keynote speakers and more than 26 unique sessions for you to attend, with a strong focus on Kansas' new vision screening guidelines. Several sessions will be repeated throughout the conference so there is wider opportunity for attendance.

If you have any questions about the conference or the registration process, please contact the WSU Conference Office at 316-978-6493 or conference.office@wichita.edu.

Cancellation Policy
All cancellations must be made in writing. A 15% administrative fee will be assessed on all cancellations (this includes purchase orders). There will be no refunds after July 5.


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The 51st North American Power Symposium will be held at Wichita State University, Wichita, Kansas from October, 13-15, 2019. NAPS, a student-centric conference has been bringing together students, faculty, and researchers in the power and energy systems area since its inception in 1969. The purpose of this symposium is to provide a forum for students, faculty and industrial representatives to discuss research ideas for next generation power grid and present their research outcomes.


Click HERE to register as a Professional/Faculty for the 51 NAPS Conference on October 13-15, 2019, WSU Main Campus, Rhatigan Student Center

The 51st North American Power Symposium will be held at Wichita State University, Wichita, Kansas from October, 13-15, 2019. NAPS, a student-centric conference has been bringing together students, faculty, and researchers in the power and energy systems area since its inception in 1969. The purpose of this symposium is to provide a forum for students, faculty and industrial representatives to discuss research ideas for next generation power grid and present their research outcomes.


Click HERE to register as a Student for the 51 NAPS Conference on October 12-15, 2019, WSU Main Campus, Rhatigan Student Center

Please join us for the 76th Annual Kansas Public Health Association Fall Conference to be held at the Ramada in Topeka, September 24-25, 2019. Conference sessions will focus on many public health issues important to Kansas, including our theme, "Be the Bridge: Connecting the Healthiest System. For Equity. For Action. For Health."

New this Year!  Join us for a Post-Session.

Skills-Building Workshop Presented by Rescue Agency 
Sponsored by BlueCross BlueShield of Kansas 

The Teens Aren't Listening? Improving Your Behavior Change Communication Skills
The state of Kansas is facing an epidemic of teen vaping. This new public health threat could undo years of success in tobacco cessation. So how do we get the message out to teens, their parents, and other adults? This 2-hour training by the leading behavior change marketing agency will offer foundational lessons in understanding what distinguishes behavior change marketing from commercial marketing while exploring what lessons we can borrow from commercial marketers. This module introduces the various pathways to behavior change and discusses the appropriate application of each.




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Please join us for the 2019 ASEE Midwest Section Conference to be held at the WSU Rhatigan Student Center in Wichita, KS, on September 15-17, 2019. The 2019 ASEE Midwest Section Conference is hosted by the American Society for Engineering Education in collaboration with the Wichita State University College of Engineering.


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Expanding Your Horizons Workshop

Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) is a one-day event primarily for girls in middle school. This seventh annual event will include hands-on activities in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). 

Attendees will meet STEM role models and learn more about careers in those fields. The ultimate goal of EYH is to motivate young women to consider careers in STEM. 

Before you pay by credit card you must first register online at www.expandingyourhorizons.org/conferences/Wichita. Registering through this link is the ONLY way to select your preferred workshops.

Science Saturday Lab Crawl

Adults can attend the opening ceremonies for the Expanding Your Horizons STEM workshop and take a behind-the-scenes tour of research labs at facilities at Wichita State University. See scientists in action, ask questions and try out some of the tools of the trade.

Click the link below to register. For a complete agenda and more information, visit www.wichita.edu/conferences/eyh.


Click here to pay by credit card for EYH: Saturday, October 26, 2019, Wiedemann Hall, Wichita State University
Click here to register for Science Saturday Lab Crawl: Saturday, October 26, 2019, Wiedemann Hall, Wichita State University
It's our pleasure to invite you to join your colleagues at the Sixth Annual Wichita State University Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) CE Conference, September 26-27, 2019. This conference is designed to provide advanced practice nurses in both the primary and acute setting the opportunity to further enhance their ability to assess, diagnose and manage health conditions. Our dynamic speakers will share their unique perspectives on the role of the advanced practice nurse in the ever-changing health care environment. Sessions will include pharmacology presentations on managing anxiety and diabetes care, as well as clinically orientated, evidence-based information on the treatment of skin injuries and abscesses, dermatology, infectious diseases, medical coding, heart failure, and much more. We will once again be offering specialty workshops on Thursday afternoon to enrich practice technique and we are excited to include a workshop on advanced assessment for physical therapy. Don't miss this exciting opportunity to enhance your professional growth and network with your colleagues and peers.The conference is offering pre-sessions on the afternoon of Thursday, September 26. Individuals who sign up for two pre-sessions are eligible for a discount. To receive the discount please enter the code APRNPRE (all in caps) in the promo field after adding the two sessions to your cart. If you have problems applying the discount code please complete the registration form in the brochure (located at www.wichita.edu/conferences/aprn) and fax it to 316-978-3064 or call 316-978-6493 to register over the phone.


Click here to register for the APRN Pre-Conference: Thursday, September 26, 2019, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Wichita Airport
Click here to register for the APRN Conference General Session: Friday, September 27, 2019, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Wichita Airport

To register for the Sixth Interstellar Symposium and Interstellar Propulsion Workshop please complete the following steps:

1.From the drop down box under Session Detail select your Registration Fee.  It will either be $300.00 for regular registration or $125.00 for student registration. If you select student registration the conference office will reach out to you to verify your student student status.

2.If your spouse will be attending select the box next to spouse registration. That cost is $125.00 and includes the Sunday evening reception, Monday dinner and lunch on Friday afternoon.  All other meals for your spouse will be on their own.  The spouse registration does not cover the Cosmosphere trip.  You will need to purchase an additional ticket for your spouse to attend that outing.

3. If you will be attending any of the Sunday Seminars please select one for the morning and one for the afternoon.  Additional fees are applicable for the Sunday sessions.

4.If you will be attending the Sunday evening reception select that box.  There is no additional fee for the Sunday evening reception.  Pre-registration is required so we can have accurate food and beverage counts.

5. If you will be attending the Cosmosphere trip select that box.  This is an additional$50.00 fee and includes bus transportation to and from as well as dinner onsite and your ticket into the Cosmosphere.

6. Once you've selected all your extras click the "Add to Cart" button at the bottom of the page.

7.Click the "Add Attendee" button at the bottom of the page.

8. Enter in the specified information.  You do not need to enter any information in the License Type, Number or Date of Birth (for contact hours) field.  Uncheck the box that says "skip company/organization information" and fill in your organization's information.

9. Click the "submit" button at the bottom of the page.

10.Click the "Checkout" button at the bottom of the page.

11. Fill in the required information.  Under the Billing Information section click the drop down box and tell us how you heard about this conference and then select the Total Amount to pay now or if your organization is paying for you and you need an invoice for them select the "Invoice Me" option.  Please note if you selected the"Invoice Me" option you're payment is due no later than 1 week prior to the start of the conference or you will be removed from the Symposium roster.

12. Click the "Next" button at the bottom of the page.

13.Click the "Submit Order" button at the bottom of the page.  If you opted to pay your fees via credit card or electronic check you'll be directed to a payment portal. If you selected the "Invoice Me" option then you'll be taken to a summary page and will receive a confirmation email.  Please note if you selected the "Invoice Me"option you're payment is due no later than 1 week prior to the start of the conference or you will be removed from the Symposium roster.

Cancellation and Change Policy

All cancellation must be in writing.  A $25.00 cancellation fee will be assessed on all cancellations (this includes purchase orders and unpaid registrations).  There will be no refunds after Saturday, October 26, 2019.  If you need to change your registration please contact the WSU Conference Office at 316-978-6493 or conference.office@wichita.edu.


Click HERE to Register for the Sixth Interstellar Symposium and Interstellar Propulsion Workshop on November 10-15, 2019, Hotel at Old Town