CALIFORNIA

San Francisco

Advanced Critical Care and Trauma

Date: October 22–25, 2006. Place: Hyatt Regency. Sponsor: Contemporary Forums. Contact: Kristine Mulholand. Address: 11900 Silvergate Dr, Dublin, CA 94568. Phone: (800) 377-7707. Fax: (800) 329-9923. E-mail:info@cforums.com. Web site:www.contemporaryforums.com. Credit: Yes

COLORADO

Denver

Pediatric Critical Care Nursing

Date: September 20–23, 2006. Place: Marriott City Center. Sponsor: Contemporary Forums. Contact: Registration. Address: 11900 Silvergate Dr, Dublin, CA 94568. Phone: (800) 377-7707. Fax: (800) 329-9923. E-mail:info@cforums.com. Web site:www.contemporaryforums.com. Credit: CE credit available

FLORIDA

Fort Lauderdale

Wealth of Knowledge 2006

Date: July 27 & 28, 2006. Place: Signature Grand. Sponsor: South Florida Gold Coast Chapters of AACN. Contact: Patricia Bishop. Phone: (305) 758-8117 or cell (954) 401-1893. Fax: (305) 326-6574. E-mail:patbis@infionline.net. Fee: Early bird $145 AACN members, $160 nonmembers. Credit: 13 CEUs

GEORGIA

Atlanta

Region 6 Meeting

Date: September 24–26, 2006. Place: Marriott-Century Center. Sponsor: Region 6 AACN. Contact: Deb Erickson. E-mail:derickson@uh.org. Fee: E-mail for fees. Credit: 12 CE credits applied for

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

2006 Nursing Symposium With CCRN

Date: August 2–4, 2006. Place: Caesars Palace Las Vegas. Sponsor: Education Enterprises. Contact: Laura Gasparis Vonfrolio, rn, phd. Address: 608 Huguenot Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10312. Phone: (800) 331-6534. Fax: (718) 317-0858. E-mail:afedupRN@aol.com. Web site:www.greatnurses.com. Fee: $125 per day. Credit: Up to 22 contact hours

NEW JERSEY

Atlantic City

2006 Nursing Symposium With CCRN

Date: September 27–29, 2006. Place: Trump Taj Mahal. Sponsor: Education Enterprises. Contact: Laura Gasparis Vonfrolio, rn, phd. Address: 608 Huguenot Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10312. Phone: (800) 331-6534. Fax: (718) 317-0858. E-mail:afedupRN@aol.com. Web site:www.greatnurses.com. Fee: $125 per day. Credit: Up to 22 contact hours

NEW YORK

New York

CCRN

Date: June 14 & 15, 2006. Place: Holiday Inn Midtown. Sponsor: Education Enterprises. Contact: Laura Gasparis Vonfrolio, rn, phd. Address: 608 Huguenot Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10312. Phone: (800) 331-6534. Fax: (718) 317-0858. E-mail:afedupRN@aol.com. Web site:www.greatnurses.com. Fee: $175. Credit: 14 contact hours

OHIO

Cincinnati

18th Annual Trends in Critical Care (featuring paper & pencil CCRN, PCCN, CMC & CSC certification exams)

Date: May 4 & 5, 2006. Place: Xavier University’s Schiff Family Conference Center at the Cintas Center. Sponsor: Greater Cincinnati Chapter of AACN. Contact: Sheila Palmer. E-mail:sheilapalmer@woh.rr.com. Fee: Varies. Credit: 13.5 for both days

Columbus

Quest for Excellence

Nursing and Staff Development Conference

Date: September 25–27, 2006. Place: Columbus Hilton at Easton Town Center. Sponsor: Ohio State University Medical Center. Contact: Carol Stopa. Address: Educational Development and Resources, 660 Ackerman Road, 1st Floor, PO Box 183108, Columbus, OH 43218. Phone: (614) 293-3341. Fax: (614) 293-4001 E-mail:quest@osumc.edu. Web site: edr.medctr.ohio-state.edu. Click on conferences. Fee: General conference $350 (3 days). Credit: Yes

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

Submission Guidelines

Education DirectoryAmerican Journal of Critical Care lists education programs, professional meetings, and calls for abstracts in the Education Directory. For information on deadlines and fees, contact Tarcy Hilen, AJCC Education Directory, 101 Columbia, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-1491; (800) 809-2273, ext 532; tarcy.hilen@aacn.org