Courses

Wichita State University is hosting the 25th Annual meeting of the Midwest Bioarchaeology & Forensic Anthropology Association on October 19-20, 2018 on the Wichita State University Campus.
It's our pleasure to invite you to join your colleagues at the fifth annual Wichita State University Advanced Practice Registered Nurse CE Conference, this September 27 and 28. 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 advancedpractice nurse in the ever-changing health care environment. Sessions will include pharmacology presentations on pain management, depression management and Psychiatric Drug Interactions in Primary Care as well as clinically orientated, evidence-based information on Women's Health,diabetes care, ADHD, preventing burnout, obesity 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 for beginning Spanish for the Medical professional.Don't miss this exciting opportunity to enhance your professional growth and networkwith your colleagues and peers.

The conference is offering presessions on the afternoon of Thursday, September 27. Individuals that sign up for 2 presessions 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 and fax it to 316-978-3064 or call 316-978-6493 and have an individual take your registration over the phone.

Please join us for the 75th Annual Kansas Public Health Association Fall Conference to be held at the Hyatt in Wichita, October 2- October 3, 2018. Conference sessions will focus on many public health issues important to Kansas, including our theme, "KPHA 2018, 75 Years Strong , Creating the Future of Kansas Public Health"
Course Objectives:

Upon completion of the badge students will be able to:

  • Plan, cut prepreg, layup and bag simple laminate and sandwich parts

  • Repair simple composite parts using prepreg and wet repair techniques

  • Interpret the results of commonly used Non-destructive inspection techniques

  • Conduct the adhesive bonding of composite parts and appreciate the importance of key processing steps on the quality of the bonding.


Credit Hours

Success in this 0.5 credit hour course is based on the expectation that students will spend, for each unit of credit, a minimum of 7.5 hours over the length of the course in direct instruction as provided by the instructor and an additional 15 hours outside of class reading, reflecting, and evaluating the topics for a total of 22.5 hours.

Course Objectives:

Upon completion of the badge students will be able to:

  • Plan, cut prepreg, layup and bag simple laminate and sandwich parts

  • Repair simple composite parts using prepreg and wet repair techniques

  • Interpret the results of commonly used Non-destructive inspection techniques

  • Conduct the adhesive bonding of composite parts and appreciate the importance of key processing steps on the quality of the bonding.


Credit Hours

Success in this 0.5 credit hour course is based on the expectation that students will spend, for each unit of credit, a minimum of 7.5 hours over the length of the course in direct instruction as provided by the instructor and an additional 15 hours outside of class reading, reflecting, and evaluating the topics for a total of 22.5 hours.

This course covers the essential topics pertaining to composites engineering and the certification process. Its contents provide students with an awareness of the composites engineering process framework through course materials and practical applications through online discussions. Topics include engineering, manufacturing, maintenance, and certification of composite materials associated with civil aircraft structures. The course content is in accordance with FAA AC 20-107B (Composite Aircraft Structure).
Highlighted Topics Include:
Evidence-based strategies and emerging practices
Coalition-building strategies such as engaging sectors, civic leadership, or data collection
Emerging drug and behavioral health trendsSuicide Prevention
Alcohol, Tobacco, or Marijuana Abuse Prevention
Prescription Drugs, Stimulants, Methamphetamine, or Synthetic Drug Misuse Prevention
Connecting Communities and Collaboration with Related Fields, such as Business/Industry, Education, Local/State/Federal Government, and Community Partners

Want to be active AND network with other public health professionals at this year's Kansas Public Health Association Conference? Join us on October 2, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Wichita for the 3rd Annual Kansas Public Health Association 1 Mile Walk/5 K Fun Run. Held in conjunction with the 2018 KPHA Annual Conference, everyone is invited to participate in this opportunity to be active and walk or run along the beautiful Arkansas River in downtown Wichita. The Kansas Public Health Association Walk/Fun Run begins at 6:00pm. The cost to register is $25 and includes an AWESOME Wichita flag inspired t-shirt. All proceeds benefit the Kansas Public Health Association, who serves as a voice for public health, provides forums for individuals and organizations to work collectively and ensures the conditions in which Kansans' lives will be healthy. Be sure to register for the 3rd Annual Kansas Public Health Association 1 Mile Walk/5 K Fun Run when you register for this year's Conference! Register today!

Get Active on the Ark General Information:
1. The race is open to everyone of all ages.
2. The race starts at 6:00 pm at the Hyatt Regency.
3. The registration fee is $25.00.
4. You can participate in the race without attending the KPHA conference.
5. Click below to Register Now!

Get Active on the Ark Cancellation Policy:
Once an online registration has been entered, the registrant will be responsible for payment unless cancellation is received in writing by email to conference.office@wichita.edu. There will be no refunds or cancellations accepted after September 11, 2018.