Professional Development & Upcoming Events

    • 23 Feb 2021
    • (EST)
    • 23 Nov 2021
    • (EST)
    • 10 sessions
    • Zoom Meeting
    Register

     MEMBERSHIP 


    To be held the Fourth Tuesday of Each Month
    at 6:30 pm a Virtual Zoom Meeting

    For Members Only

    Registration for each meeting is required

    Expand your network, learn about the profession, drive the work of your Association! Join us for our monthly member to member monthly networking event! Each month has a different theme and topic based on member feedback!

    Featured Guest:

    HEALTH ASSISTANCE INTERVENTION

    EDUCATION NETWORK

    (HAVEN)

    ​HAVEN enhance patient safety by supporting the health and well-being of our Connecticut health professionals.


    Also hear updates about:

    The Future of Nursing Report 2020-2030

    ANA Membership Assembly Report



    You have a question for us?  We have answers for you!!


    Not a Member?
    Join CT Nurses' Association for only $15 a month!

    Click Here to Join CT Nurses


    Connecticut Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
    Provider Number - P0503


    • 3 Apr 2021
    • 8:30 AM (UTC-04:00)
    • 31 Dec 2021
    • 9:00 AM (UTC-03:00)
    • Virtual
    Register

    Sponsorship Opportunities

    Nursing Pathways & Opportunities

    2021 Webinar Series

    Be visible. Be relevant. Create New Connections

    Nurses share their journey in the field

    2021 Series (8 Webinars)
    Each event Promotional Materials shared with over 70,000 Nurses,
    40 state Nurses Associations and 15 specialty organizations
    24/7 Exhibitor Space

    Click Here for Sponsorship Flyer

    Audiences:
    • Middle/High School Students
    • Counselors
    • Educators
    Nurses all education levels, specialties and practice settings

    Premier Sponsor - LIMIT 2

    $3500


    Prominently displayed Sponsor LOGO with embedded link to your website on the following:

    • Promotional materials, including nursing weekly newsflash, flyers and emails, each time distributed, for each webinar
    • Social media posts for the Nursing Pathways and Opportunities webinar events (including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn)
    • Sponsor recognition slide at the beginning and end of each live/recorded webinar
    • eLearning Course webpage - webinar recordings posted for 2 years
    • Verbal recognition and acknowledgement at the beginning and end of each webinar

    Nursing Pathways and Opportunities Webinar Page

    • One minute personalized video message to nurses
    • Logo with embedded link to your website
    • Four additional website links
    • Specific contact information

      General Sponsor - LIMIT 10

      $1000

      Sponsor LOGO displayed with embedded link to your website on
      the following:

      • Promotional materials, including weekly nursing newsflash, flyers and emails each time distributed, for each webinar
      • Sponsor recognition slide at the end of each live/recorded webinar
      • eLearning course webpage - recording with logo posted for 2 years

      Nursing Pathways and Opportunities Webinar Page

      • Logo displayed with embedded link to your website
      • Two additional website links


      Nursing Pathways & Opportunities Series Webinars

      April 8, 2021 
      Where to Begin/Pre-licensure

      April 15, 2021
      Nurses working in Hospital 
      Settings

      April 29, 2021
      Nurses working in Community Settings 

      May 13, 2021 
      Career Stories from 
      Unique Settings

      May 27, 2021
      Landing your Job and Starting your Career

      June 24, 2021
      Growing Your Career in  Place

      September 9, 2021
      All about Advance Practice Registered Nurses

      November 11, 2021
      Salute to the Military Nursing

      More Career webinars coming....


      Note: Professional Development contact hours will not be available for THE APRIL 8th webinar but will be for all future webinars in the series



      Pay by check: Make check payable to CT Nurses Association. Complete registration form. Print and send form and payment to  CT Nurses’ Association, 1224 Mill St., BLDG B, Suite 223, East Berlin, CT. 06023.  Need assistance or have questions please call phone: 203-238-1207 x1 or email virginia@ctnurses.org . $15 processing fee for returned check.


      • 24 Jun 2021
      • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM (EDT)
      • Virtual
      Register

      NURSING PATHWAYS & OPPORTUNITIES

      Growing Your Career in Place

      FREE

      Thursday June 24th 4:30-6:00


       Love where you work and want to continue to grow as a nurse and take on new challenges and opportunities?


      Hear about strategies, resources and opportunities for professional growth and the advancement of your career.



      June 24, 2021

      Growing Your Career in Place
      4:30 PM - 6 PM


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      Topics:

      Innovative Ways to Align Career Development with Health Institution Initiatives

      Taking Ownership of Your Career Development

      Aligning Your Contributions to Your Passion

      Emerging Roles in Nursing

      Writing for Publication

      Opportunities for questions!


      Presenters: 

      Wendy Garvin  Mayo
      APRN, ANP-BC 
       Associate Director, Oncology Clinical Scientist
      Janssen Research & Development

      Judith M. Hahn 
      PhD, RN, NEA-BC, CPHQ
      Director of Nursing Professional Practice
      Yale New Haven Hospital

      Kathryn (Kathy) P. Jackman-Murphy
      Ed.D, MSN, RN, CHSE
      Professor of Nursing
      Naugatuck Valley Community College


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        Thank you to our Sponsors:



        More Sponsorship Opportunities Available 

        ____________________________________________________

        More in our Nursing Pathways & Opportunities Series:
        Hear Nurses' Own Stories
        Learn about all the Places you can go as a Nurse!


        April 8, 2021 Where to Begin/Pre-licensure

        April 15, 2021 Nurses working in Hospital Settings

        April 29, 2021 Nurses working in Community Settings 
        May 13, 2021 Career Stories from Unique Settings
        May 27, 2021 Landing your Job and Starting your Career
        June 24, 2021 Growing Your Career in  Place
        September 9, 2021 All about Advance Practice Registered Nurses
        November 11, 2021 Salute to the Military Nursing


        More Career webinars coming....

        Did you miss a session? Check it out on our eLearning Website

        Note: Professional Development contact hours will not be available for THE APRIL 8th webinar but will be for all future webinars in the series


        Connecticut Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
        Provider Number - P0503


        • 1 Jul 2021
        • (UTC-04:00)
        • Connecticut Nurses Association
        Register



        CALL FOR OPEN BOARD AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS

        CONNECTICUT NURSES' ASSOCIATION



        Deadline July 1



        Submit your Name/ Nomination by clicking the
        "Register" Button


        All Connecticut Nurses’ Association members are invited to become more involved by seeking out a volunteer leadership position on one of our  Committees and Boards.

        Serving as a volunteer leader offers great opportunities to build your professional network with other nursing professionals from across the state. In addition, volunteer leadership provides a necessary level of support to Connecticut Nurses Association by participating in the association’s governance.

        Connecticut Nurses Association Board of Directors, has opened its Open Call  for the following positions Committees and Boards:
         Membership Elected Positions

        (click to learn more about positions)

        • CT Nurses Association Board of Directors
          * Vice President
          * Secretary
        • Nomination Committee
        • Membership Assembly Representative

           

          Board Appointed Opportunities

          (click to learn more about opportunities)

          • Government Relations Committee
          • Educational Program Reviewer
          • Finance Committee
          • Governance Committee (Bylaws)

          Current members may nominate themselves and/or others to be considered for Committee or Board positions.  all nomination materials must be received by 5:00 pm ET on July 1, 2021


          To Submit your Name/ Nomination :

          Once all your forms are complete, please upload them by clicking the 

          "Register"


            QUESTIONS:

            membership@ctnurses.org.

            Thank you for considering this opportunity!


             

             

            • 1 Jul 2021
            • (EDT)
            • Connecticut Nurses Association
            Register


            Award Nominations are Open!

            Deadline July 1st 

            Connecticut Nurses' Association's Awards Program celebrates accomplishments of individuals and organizations that have made outstanding contributions to nursing, health care policy, media presentations of nurses and nursing and to the association.

            CLICK "REGISTER" TO BEGIN NOMINATION UPLOAD

            To learn more about the Awards click links below.

            1. Diamond Jubilee Awards
              1. Contributions to Nursing Education
              2. Contributions to Nursing Research
              3. Contributions to Nursing Administration
              4. Contributions to Nursing through Political Action
              5. Contributions to Nursing Practice
              6. Contributions and Service to CT Nurses Association
              7. Lifetime Achievement Award
            2. Connecticut Nurses Association Awards

            1. Excellence in the Workplace

            2. President's Award

            3. Media Award

            4. Public Service Award

            Award nominations application include the submission of the following documents. Please be sure to have all documents before you submit the nomination.

            Award Nomination Procedure

            1. Each nomination and its supporting documentation must be submitted by July 1st by clicking "register" button on the left side of the page 
            2. Nominations may be made of an individual, group or an organization.
            3. Each nomination must include the following TYPED information:
              1. For an individual - a C.V., which includes the candidate’s educational and professional background; professional and community activities; and other pertinent biographical information, must be submitted.
              2. In the case of a group of individuals or an organization as nominees, a description of the group or the organization, its history, purpose and function, must be submitted.
              3. A narrative statement by the sponsor/nominator outlining the accomplishments of the nominee and how these meet the established criteria for the award.
              4. Nominators must supply at least one, but no more than three letters of support for the nomination.
            4. All nominations become the property of the Connecticut Nurses’ Association.
            5. CNA reserves the right to request further information related to a nomination.
            6. Incomplete nominations will not be considered.
            7. Nominators will be notified of the Committee’s decision, and offered opportunity to register for AWARDS event to present the AWARD.
            8. Award does not have to be given every year, but when candidate(s) is identified or recommended for recognition.
            9. More than one award may be given in a calendar year.


            To submit Nomination Documents,  click "REGISTER" 

            • 9 Sep 2021
            • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM (EDT)
            • Virtual
            Register

            NURSING PATHWAYS & OPPORTUNITIES

            All About Advanced Practice Registered Nurses

            FREE

            Thursday September 9th 4:30-6:00



            Have

            you ever considered a career in health care?

            Join us to hear about the opportunities in nursing and how to get there!



            September 9, 2021

            All about APRNs

            4:30 PM - 6 PM


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            Topics:

            Educational pathways to a nursing career

            Career stories from recent graduates

            Resources to support a nursing career


            Opportunities for questions!

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              Thank you to our Sponsors:



              More Sponsorship Opportunities Available 

              ____________________________________________________

              More in our Nursing Pathways & Opportunities Series:
              Hear Nurses' Own Stories
              Learn about all the Places you can go as a Nurse!


              April 8, 2021 Where to Begin/Pre-licensure

              April 15, 2021 Nurses working in Hospital Settings

              April 29, 2021 Nurses working in Community Settings 
              May 13, 2021 Career Stories from Unique Settings
              May 27, 2021 Landing your Job and Starting your Career
              June 24, 2021 Growing Your Career in  Place
              September 9, 2021 All about Advance Practice Registered Nurses
              November 11, 2021 Salute to the Military Nursing


              More Career webinars coming....

              Did you miss a session? Check it out on our eLearning Website

              Note: Professional Development contact hours will not be available for THE APRIL 8th webinar but will be for all future webinars in the series


              Connecticut Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
              Provider Number - P0503

              • 11 Nov 2021
              • 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM (EST)
              • Virtual
              Register

              NURSING PATHWAYS & OPPORTUNITIES

              Salute to Military Nursing

              FREE

              Thursday November 11th 4:30-6:00



               Have you ever considered a career in         health care?

               Join us to hear about the opportunities     in nursing and how to get there!




              November 11, 2021

              Salute to Military Nursing

              4:30 PM - 6 PM


              _____________________________________________________

              Topics:

              Educational pathways to a nursing career

              Career stories from recent graduates

              Resources to support a nursing career


              Opportunities for questions!

              **************************************************

              Thank you to our Sponsors:



              More Sponsorship Opportunities Available 

              ____________________________________________________

              More in our Nursing Pathways & Opportunities Series:
              Hear Nurses' Own Stories
              Learn about all the Places you can go as a Nurse!

              April 8, 2021 Where to Begin/Pre-licensure
              April 15, 2021 Nurses working in Hospital Settings
              April 29, 2021 Nurses working in Community Settings 
              May 13, 2021 Career Stories from Unique Settings
              May 27, 2021 Landing your Job and Starting your Career
              June 24, 2021 Growing Your Career in  Place
              September 9, 2021 All about Advance Practice Registered Nurses

              November 11, 2021 Salute to the Military Nursing

              More Career webinars coming....

              Did you miss a session? Check it out on our eLearning Website

              Note: Professional Development contact hours will not be available for THE APRIL 8th webinar but will be for all future webinars in the series


              Connecticut Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
              Provider Number - P0503


            Past events

            1 Jun 2021 2021 Spring School Nurse Supervisor Conference
            27 May 2021 Nursing Pathways & Opportunities: Landing the job and Starting your Career
            13 May 2021 Nursing Pathways & Opportunities: Nurses Working in Unique Settings
            4 May 2021 Nurses Special Interest Group: Racism, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
            4 May 2021 Virtual Spring Retired Nurses Group Event 2021
            29 Apr 2021 Nursing Pathways & Opportunities: Nurses Working in Community Settings
            15 Apr 2021 Nursing Pathways & Opportunities: Nurses working in Hospital Settings
            10 Apr 2021 Pharmacology Made Insanely Easy
            8 Apr 2021 Nursing Pathways & Opportunities: Where to Begin
            1 Apr 2021 Legislative Education and Advocacy for Nurses
            31 Mar 2021 ANCC Nursing Continuing Professional Development Workshop
            18 Feb 2021 HeartMath Tools of Self-Care, Patient Care, and Resiliency
            4 Feb 2021 COVID-19 VACCINE: What You Need To Know Navigating the System
            28 Jan 2021 COVID-19 VACCINE Administration: What you Need to Know – More than a Needle in the Arm
            27 Jan 2021 COVID-19 VACCINE: Nurse to Nurse Chat
            20 Jan 2021 Annual Convention ~ The Art and Science of Supporting Patients with Life-Limiting Illness: A guide for patient, family, and self-care.
            17 Dec 2020 Spiritual Health: First Aid for Nurses
            8 Dec 2020 Legislative Boot Camp
            7 Dec 2020 Virtual New School Nurse Orientation
            3 Dec 2020 Healthy Homes and Environments: Simple Steps to Empower Nurses to be Environmentally Conscious and Toxin Free
            12 Nov 2020 Stress-free Nutrition for Stressful Times
            10 Nov 2020 Environmental Health Nurses Special Interest Group
            9 Nov 2020 CT Nurses 2020 Awards Celebration
            6 Nov 2020 ANCC Nursing Continuing Professional Development Workshop
            5 Nov 2020 Who Takes Care of You? The Importance of Self-Care
            27 Oct 2020 Wellness for Nurses Webinar Series
            26 Oct 2020 Annual Membership Meeting 2020
            19 Oct 2020 Virtual Fall Retired Nurses Group Event 2020
            24 Sep 2020 Healing with the Arts
            17 Sep 2020 PPE for Your Mental Health
            14 Sep 2020 2020 CT Voting Process: Just the Facts
            20 Aug 2020 Finding Your Voice
            13 Aug 2020 Replenish at Work: Easy Practices to Promote Well-Being
            12 Aug 2020 2020 Fall School Nurse Supervisor Conference
            30 Jul 2020 Narrative Medicine
            23 Jul 2020 Nurse Entrepreneurship: No Better Time to Start A Business
            9 Jul 2020 Using Design Thinking to Create Nurse-led Innovations
            25 Jun 2020 Staying Above the Fray
            23 Jun 2020 Nurses together: Join a Support Group - Conversation
            21 Jun 2020 2020 Spring School Nurse Supervisor Conference
            16 Jun 2020 Aromatherapy for Self-Care
            28 May 2020 Raise Your Energy and Joy
            18 May 2020 Submit Award Nominations Extended to July 15th
            15 May 2020 Submit Board & Committee Nominations due July 1
            11 May 2020 Virtual Spring Retired Nurses Event 2020
            11 Apr 2020 Pharmacology Made Insanely Easy => Virtual
            25 Mar 2020 Virtual Legislative Education and Advocacy Day
            14 Mar 2020 Nurses Day at the Capitol!
            14 Mar 2020 Legislative Breakfast & Nurses Day at the Capitol!
            26 Feb 2020 Early Care in Education in Public School Settings - Considering the Role of the School Nurse
            3 Dec 2019 New School Nurse Workshop 2019
            26 Nov 2019 Nurse Specialty Organization Round Table and Legislative Boot Camp
            14 Nov 2019 Men in Nursing
            13 Nov 2019 Providing Successful Continuing Nursing Education
            8 Nov 2019 HAVEN Mandated Reporting of Healthcare Professionals
            30 Oct 2019 Awards Celebration 2019
            30 Oct 2019 Sponsorship/Exhibitor Opportunities Annual Convention ~ Human Trafficking
            30 Oct 2019 Annual Convention ~ Human Trafficking: What every nurse needs to know!
            21 Oct 2019 Fall Retired Nurses Event 2019
            24 Sep 2019 Annual Membership Meeting
            17 Sep 2019 2019 Fall School Nurse Supervisor Conference
            17 Jun 2019 The Health Impacts of Climate Change: What Nurses Need to Know!
            6 Jun 2019 Men in Nursing
            30 May 2019 School Nurses with PreK Programs Training
            14 May 2019 2019 Kickoff Meeting CNC AC!
            13 May 2019 Retired Nurses Event
            10 May 2019 2019 School Nurse Supervisor Annual Spring Conference
            30 Apr 2019 LPN Kick Off Meeting!
            27 Mar 2019 Legislative Education and Advocacy Day @ Goodwin College
            20 Mar 2019 Future of Nursing 2020-2030 Invitation to View Webinar Together
            20 Mar 2019 Legislative Education and Advocacy Day @ Quinnipiac University
            6 Mar 2019 Nurses Day at the Capitol!
            2 Nov 2018 Providing Successful Continuing Nursing Education: Mastering the ANCC Criteria
            15 Oct 2018 Retired Nurses Event
            10 Oct 2018 Awards Celebration
            10 Oct 2018 Annual Membership Meeting
            10 Oct 2018 2018 Convention
            28 Sep 2018 2018 Fall School Nurse Supervisor Conference