Aspiring Nurse Leader Schedule


Aspiring Nurse Leader Workshop Schedule

Earn up to 4.5 CE



Add your selected pre-conference workshop to your overall conference registration. Or if you already registered for conference, select the “Pre-Conference Only” option.




8:30 – 9:00am
Continental Breakfast
9:00 – 9:10am
Welcome and Introductions
Dr. Susan Okuno-Jones & Dr. Alice Siehoff
9:10 – 9:45am
Leadership - A Specialty
Dr. Susan Okuno-Jones
Vice President of Operations in Patient Care Services and Chief Nurse Executive, Advocate Good Samaritan
9:45 – 10:45am
Care Variation – Clinical and Financial Impact
Dr. Melissa Burdi
Associate Dean, Prelicensure Nursing Programs, Purdue University Global
10:40 – 10:50am
Networking Break
10:50am – 12:30pm
Resilience and Managing Change
Dr. Alice Siehoff
Founder & CEO, Siehoff Consulting
12:30 – 1:00pm
Lunch Break
1:00 – 1:30pm
Critical Conversations with Colleagues, Staff, Patients/Families
Dr. Jill Walsh
Dean of DNP program, Chamberlain
1:30 – 1:50pm
Networking Break
1:50 – 2:50pm
Executive Presence/Public Speaking
Ann O’Sullivan, MSN, RN, CNE, NE-BC, ANEF
2:50 – 3:00pm
Closing Remarks
Dr. Susan Okuno-Jones







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