Courses

The 2018 Birth Clerk Conference has the following objectives:
-To improve the quality of birth certificate data: preventing errors and finding missing data.
-To continue improving timeliness of birth certificate reporting.
-To build a strong foundation of knowledge of birth clerks.
-To address questions and needs of birth clerks, hospital administrators, and midwives.

Registration is free and includes several dynamic speakers and sessions, lunch, and snacks.
The conference will take place at the historic Hotel at Old Town located in downtown Wichita, with a special room rate of $100.00/night. Call 316-267-4800 to make a reservation. Reservations must be made by April 2, 2018, to receive the discounted rate.

The 2018 Kansas Governor's Public Health Conference will feature nationally recognized keynote speakers on topics including the future of public health, addressing the social determinants of health, strategies for professional and personal well-being, and a public health approach for impacting substance abuse. In addition, a wide selection of breakout sessions tailored to meet the changing needs of the populations served through public health programs and initiatives will be offered. The Maternal and Child Health, Family Planning and MCH Home Visiting sessions will address safety for mothers, children, and public health workers; adolescent engagement; the impact of trauma on youth; cultural sensitivity; KanBeHealthy skill building; neonatal abstinence syndrome; and more. The Public Health sessions will include topics such as the opioid epidemic; quality improvement; motivational leadership; best practices for disaster exercises; notable outbreaks; financial planning and management; and more. The conference will also include two café sessions that offer participants an opportunity to participate in roundtable discussions on a range of topics including healthy workplaces, disease surveillance, motivational interviewing, injury prevention, syndromic surveillance, and more.

Cancellation Policy
All cancellations 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 Friday, March 23, 2018.

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It's our pleasure to invite you to join your colleagues at the Fourth Annual Wichita State University Advanced Practice Registered Nurse CEU Conference, this October 5-6, 2017. 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 presentations on Women's Health, Palliative Care, Renal Disease, Respiratory Failure, Pediatrics, Addiction and much more. Also this year are the specialty workshops on Thursday afternoon. Don't miss this opportunity to enrich your professional growth and network with your colleagues and peers.

The conference is offering presessions on the afternoon of Thursday, October 5. 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.

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment-Bureau of Health Promotion will hold its annual Community Health Promotion Summit January 31- February 2, 2018 at the Hotel at Old Town in Wichita, KS. This year's summit theme is Engaging Communities through Meaningful Communication. We will explore how communication can be targeted to further tobacco prevention efforts and physical activity and nutrition opportunities

This year's summit includes two pre-summit workshops on January 31, a general session on February 1, and a session on the 2018-2019 Chronic Disease Risk Reduction (CDRR SFY 2019) request for proposals on February 2.

* Note: For discounted student registration please call 316-978-6493.

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Don't miss your opportunity to participate at the Fifth Annual WSU APRN Conference by becoming an exhibitor and/or a sponsor! Approximately 200 Advanced Practice Nurses throughout the State are expected to attend.
We invite you to join us as the WSU Center for Combating Human Trafficking (CCHT) recognizes National Human Trafficking Awareness Month by hosting our Fourth Annual Anti-Human Trafficking Conference - Breaking Down Barriers: Understanding the Complexity of Human Trafficking.

Cancellation Policy
Failure to attend does not constitute notice of cancellation. Cancellation must be in writing and emailed to conference.office@wichita.edu. Telephone cancellations will not be accepted. A 15% administrative fee will be assessed on all cancellations (this includes unpaid purchase orders.) There will be no refunds after Monday, January 15, 2018.

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The Kansas Health Foundation is based in Wichita, but statewide in its focus. With a mission to improve the health of all Kansans, KHF envisions a culture in which every Kansan can make healthy choices where they live, work and play.

On June 7-8, 2018, the Foundation will continue the opportunity for Kansans to join us in the battle for a healthier Kansas with the Kansas Health Foundation Symposium, "Its All Health. Steps to Build Vibrant Communities". This two-day event will feature renowned keynote speakers such as Steve Hartman and Geoffery Canada. Space is limited, but registration will be open to anyone interested in and committed to a healthier Kansas.