CALIFORNIA

San Francisco

Leadership Excellence

Date: March 22–26, 2006. Place: Hyatt Regency. Sponsor: Contemporary Forums. Contact: Registration Department. Address: 11900 Silvergate Drive, Dublin, CA 94568. Phone: (800) 377-7707. Fax: (800) 329-9923. E-mail:info@cforums.com. Web site:www.contemporaryforums.com. Credit: yes

NATIONWIDE

Certification in Legal Nurse Consulting (6-day course)

Date: Various. Place: Nationwide. Sponsor: Vickie Milazzo Institute. Contact: Vickie L. Milazzo, rn, msn, jd. Address: 5615 Kirby Drive, Suite 425, Houston, TX 77005-2448. Phone: (800) 880-0944. Fax: (713) 942-8075. E-mail:mail@LegalNurse.com. Web site:www.LegalNurse.com. Credit: 43.2 contact hours

NEVADA

Las Vegas

16th Annual National Nurse Managers Update

Date: April 17–20, 2006. Place: The Mirage Hotel. Sponsor: National Professional Education Institute, Inc, and National Critical Care Institute of Education, Inc. Contact: Leslie Brock. Address: 2525 Ossenfort Road, Glencoe, MO 63038. Phone: (800) 573-5575. Fax: (636) 273-5195. E-mail:lesliebrock@npeinursing.com. Web site: npeinursing .com. Fee: Preconference $215 (1 day); general conference $685 (3 days). Credit: Preconference, 6.6 contact hours; general conference, 20.2 contact hours. California Board of Nursing Approved Provider #10368

Las Vegas

32nd Annual Critical Care Update

Date: April 17–20, 2006. Place: The Mirage Hotel. Sponsor: National Critical Care Institute of Education, Inc, and National Professional Education Institute, Inc. Contact: Leslie Brock. Address: 2525 Ossenfort Road, Glencoe, MO 63038. Phone: (800) 573-5575. Fax: (636) 273-5195. E-mail:lesliebrock@npeinursing.com. Web site: npeinursing.com. Fee: Preconference $215 (1 day); general conference $520 (3 days). Credit: Preconference, 6.6 contact hours; general conference, 20.4 contact hours. AACN Certification Corporation Approved Provider #10477

Reno

Trends in Cardiovascular Nursing

Date: March 18 & 19, 2006, PCCN Review. March 20 & 21, 2006, Trends in Cardiovascular Nursing. Place: Hilton Hotel and Casino. Sponsor: Washoe Medical Center. Contact: Cheryl. Address: 77 Pringle Way, Reno, NV 89502. Phone: (775) 982-4964. Fax: (775) 982-4486. E-mail:mbryant@washoehealth.com. Fee: $275 both days (includes reception, breakfast, and lunch)

NORTH CAROLINA

Charlotte

Two-Day CCRN Review

Date: February 16 & 17, 2006. Place: Embassy Suites. Sponsor: Earle Educational Enterprises. Contact: Kris Earle. Address: PO Box 2043, Davidson, NC 28036. Phone: (704) 996-7385. E-mail:krisearle@adelphia.net. Fee: $175. Credit: 15 contact hours

OHIO

Cincinnati

2nd Annual CCRN & PCCN: Test Prep and Certification Celebration Luncheon

Date: January 23–25, 2006. Place: The Drake Center. Sponsor: Greater Cincinnati Chapter of AACN. Contact: Sheila Palmer. Phone: (937) 748-4873. E-mail:SheilaPalmer@woh.rr.com. Fee: Members, $200 or $250 on-site (if space available); nonmembers: $225 or $275 on-site (if space available). Credit: 17.4 CEUs

PENNSYLVANIA

King of Prussia

Trends in Trauma and Cardiovascular Nursing 2006

Date: April 24–27, 2006. Place: Valley Forge Convention Center. Sponsor: Southeastern Pennsylvania Chapter of AACN and AACN. Contact: Monika Cornelius, cmp. Phone: (800) 394-5995, ext 239. E-mail:trends@aacn.org. Web site:www.aacn.org/sepa

King of Prussia

Trends in Critical Care Nursing 2006

Date: September 26–29, 2006. Place: Valley Forge Convention Center. Sponsor: Southeastern Pennsylvania Chapter of AACN and AACN. Contact: Monika Cornelius, cmp. Phone: (800) 394-5995, ext 239. E-mail:trends@aacn.org. Web site:www.aacn.org/sepa

TENNESSEE

Alcoa

East TN Critical Care Spring Conference & Workshop 2006

Date: March 10, 2006. Place: Knoxville Airport Hilton Hotel. Sponsor: Smoky Mountain Chapter of AACN. Contact: Deb Moroney. Phone: (865) 988-6724. Fax: (865) 980-4855. E-mail:deb@moroney.org

INTERNATIONAL

SWITZERLAND

Zurich

4th International Pediatric Continuous Renal Replacement (PCRRT) Conference

Date: February 23–25, 2006. Sponsor: U. of Zurich, U. of Alabama, PCRRT Foundation, and DeVos Children’s Hospital. Contact: Carol Malone. Address: PO Box 128, Athens, AL 35612. Phone: (256) 232-2865. Fax: (256) 233-6212. E-mail:cmalone@pclnet.net. Fee: Physicians $320, nurses/other $280. Credit: 11.5 Category 1

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OHIO

Cleveland

25th Annual Dimensions in Cardiac Care

Date: March 19–21, 2006. Place: InterContinental Hotel & Conference Center. Sponsor: The Cleveland Clinic Division of Nursing. Contact: The Cleveland Clinic Center for Continuing Education. Address: 9500 Euclid Avenue KK31, Cleveland, OH 44195. Phone: (216) 444-5696 or (800) 762-8173. Fax: (216) 445-9406. Web site:www.clevelandclinicmeded.com/registration.htm. Deadline for submission: January 16, 2006