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

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Washington

Advances in Transplantation

Date: October 1–4, 2006. Place: Capital Hilton. Sponsor: Contemporary Forums. Contact: Registration. Address: 1190 Silvergate Dr, Dublin, CA 94568. Phone: (800) 377-7707. Fax: (800) 329-9923. E-mail:info@cforums.com. Web site:www.contemporaryforums.com. Fee: Yes. Credit: Yes

FLORIDA

Fort Lauderdale

Wealth of Knowledge 2006

Date: July 27 & 28, 2006. Place: Signature Grand. Sponsor: South Florida Gold Coast Chapters 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

Athens

CCRN and PCCN Review

Date: July 13–15, 2006. Place: St. Mary’s Hospital. Sponsor: Athens Classic City Area Chapter AACN. Contact: Margie Nicolaus. Address: St. Mary’s Hospital, 1230 Baxter St, Athens, GA 30606. Phone: (706) 367-1002 (H) or (706) 389-3450 (W). E-mail:margie@nicolausassociates.com. Fee: $185 pp for 2 days review CCRN or PCCN. Credit: 15 for 2 days CCRN or PCCN review

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 Dr, 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: 42.2 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 Ave, 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 Ave, 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

OHIO

Cleveland

21st Century Treatment of Heart Failure: Synchronizing Surgical and Medical Therapies for Better Outcomes

Date: October 20–22, 2006. Place: InterContinental Hotel and MBNA Conference Center. Sponsor: Cleveland Clinic and AATS. Contact: Laura Sears. Address: 2670 Fairmont Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44106. Phone: (216) 932-3448. Fax: (216) 932-0444. E-mail: laura@jamiebelkinevents.com. Web site:www.clevelandclinicmeded.com/heartfailure06. Fee: $450. Credit: 22.5

PENNSYLVANIA

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

SOUTH CAROLINA

Hilton Head

23rd Annual 3-Day CURRENTS Conference on Critical Care and Emergency Nursing

Date: July 30-August 2, 2006. Place: Marriott Hilton Head Beach and Golf Resort. Sponsor: Med Ed, Inc. Phone: (704) 333-1090 or (800) 763-3332 (toll free). Fax: (704) 333-5020. E-mail:office@mededseminars.net. Web site:www.mededseminars.net. Fee: Preconference, July 30, $95 (undergraduate RN student, $85). All 3 days, July 31-August 2 (postmarked on or before June 30), $325 (student, $225). All 3 days (after June 30), $375 (student, $275). 2 days, $215 (student, $145). 1 day, $155 (student, $105). Credit: Varies

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