BCEN Learn LIVE May 2022
This two-day inaugural live conference, designed specifically for nurses working across the emergency spectrum, will deliver highly engaging and inspiring, rapid-paced clinical and leadership focused sessions to advance your knowledge while earning CEs. You won’t want to miss the fun and energizing opening reception, which will include the opportunity to network with your colleagues and friends. In addition, you will be able to explore new products and services with a hand-picked group of vendors.
BCEN’s annual Certibration: Certification Recognition Breakfast will also be returning! Prepare to be inspired by a high-energy keynote speaker with his “rock-the-house” performance. A newly designed, coveted BCEN mug will be featured at the breakfast. This event is included in your conference fee.
You need not be certified to attend the conference or the breakfast.
Join us at Perdido Beach Resort, in Orange Beach, AL for an opportunity to Celebrate, Educate, Recognize and Transform the world of emergency nursing as you continue through your educational journey.
This conference will be available, for purchase, 30 days post conference.
May 18, 2022 (Wednesday)
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM – Registration
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Welcome reception outdoors
May 19, 2022 (Thursday)
6:15AM - 6:45AM – Yoga
7:00 AM – Registration/Vendors/Networking
7:30AM – 9:30AM – Certification Breakfast
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM – Break/Vendors/Networking
9:30 AM – 12:00 PM – Presentation Sessions
11:45 – Break/Vendors/Networking
12:00 – 1PM – Lunch/Vendors/Networking
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM – Presentation Sessions
3:00-3:30 – Break/Vendors/Networking
3:30 PM – 4:40 PM – Presentation Sessions
4:40 PM - 5:00 PM – Wrap up/Comments/Closing Statements for the Day
May 20, 2022 (Friday)
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM – Certification Breakfast
8:15 AM – 10:05 PM – Presentation Sessions
10:20 AM – 11:35 PM – Presentation Sessions
11:35 AM – 11:50 AM Wrap up/Comments/Closing Statements for the Conference
MSN, RN, CEN, CNL
Sorayah Bourenane is an emergency oncologic clinical nurse leader from Houston, Texas. Named as one of the Emergency Nurse’s Association’s 20 under 40, Sorayah has an energetic enthusiasm for inspiring nurses and educating on the needs of patients suffering from a number of oncologic diseases. .
BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN, TCRN
Hollye Briggs has worked in emergency medicine for 13 years, working in multiple staff and leadership roles. She holds three BCEN certifications and is passionate about education, certification and professional development.
BSN, RN, CEN, CFRN, CPEN, CTRN, TCRN, SANE-A
Most of Gina's professional background has been spent clinically practicing at the bedside in critical care and emergency nursing. She lectures at professional conferences at a national level and has accepted national awards from the Emergency Nurses Association, International Association of Forensic Nurses (IAFN), and the Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing (BCEN). She holds multiple certifications from the BCEN, IAFN, and the American Association of Critical Care Nurses.
MSN, RN, CEN, TCRN, CNML
Lori Chiappetta is currently the manager of an adult ICU and a cardiac tele unit, her primary clinical area(s) of expertise are emergency and trauma nursing. She has spent >span class="NormalTextRun SCXW234947471 BCX0"> her career working in Level 1 trauma centers. Lori's uses her passion for education and making connections to all areas of her work.
MSN, RN, NREMT, CEN, CFRN, CPEN, CTRN, TCRN, CCRN
Michael Dexter is the Director of Professional Development at the Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing. Having worked emergency, transport, and cardiac care areas, Michael uses his experiences to tie clinical conditions together across the entire emergency care spectrum.
MBA, BSN, CEN, TCRN, CCRN
Brody Eick has spent his career working in trauma, critical care, and emergency medicine at the bedside and in supervisory roles. HIs passion is resuscitative medicine and he strives to expand the knowledge and skills of nurses around him related to new advances in his fields.
BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN, TCRN
Abigail Finetti is a registered nurse with 17 years' experience in frontier Oregon (fewer than six people per square mile); while her main focus is trauma and emergency nursing (with an emphasis on pediatrics), providing quality care to her community has become her true passion. An advocate for the rural/frontier area in which she chose to raise her family, Abigail sees rural nurses as unique like no other.
DNP, MSN-ed, MBA, RN, CEN, CPEN, TCRN
Shari Flores is a Clinical Specialist in Emergency Medicine for Common Spirit Health Care. Shari is a mom of 7 kids, 3 dogs and a turtle, little league coach, wife to a hunky hubby and wine sipping kinda chick.
BSN, RN, NRP, CEN, CFRN, CPEN, CTRN, TCRN, CCRN-CMC
Casey Green is a nurse in the Pediatric Cardiac ICU at Johns Hopkins Hospital, a critical care transport nurse, and a nursing clinical instructor. Before the PCICU, Casey worked in emergency departments across Baltimore City and Maryland, where she saw firsthand how a little compassion can go a long way for patients and staff.
BSN, RN, EMT-P, C-NPT, CEN, CFRN, CPEN, CTRN, TCRN, CCRN
Austin Johnson is the Emergency Workforce Development Clinician for Broward College, providing Emergency Nursing education to nurses in the Broward County hospital systems. Austin is an advocate for nursing specialty certification and a mentor for nurses with goals of advancing their knowledge and skill base.
MBA, MS, BSN, RN, CEN, TCRN
Stephanie Klavohn is the Owner of Pride Nursing Education, LLC. Working as an emergency department nurse, trauma coordinator, clinical educator, and nursing education specialist, Stephanie created Pride Nursing Education, LLC to support nurses through effective and quality eLearning education.
MSN, RN, CEN, CFRN, CPEN, CTRN, TCRN, CCRN
Lorie Ledford is a flight nurse in Arizona. She has over 30 years of experience in ICU, ED, Trauma and flight nursing. Lorie has worked as a clinical educator but loves bringing her talents to the patient at the bedside.
Sarah McLelland Mendoza
MS, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN, TCRN, SANE-A
Sarah McLelland is a Clinical Educator for the Emergency Department for Tulane Medical Center in New Orleans. After starting her career 22 years ago at Charity Hospital, she completed travel assignments in various hospitals across the country that provided valuable skills and experiences that she uses daily to develop her staff.
Dr. Panacek is the Professor and Chairman of the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of South Alabama and Director of the Level 1 University Hospital ED. He has won numerous teaching and research awards. And is also a featured physician on the "Untold Stories of the ER" TV show.
MBA, BSN, RN CEN, CENP, CPHQ, FABC
Janie Schumaker is the CEO of the Board of Certification for Emergency Nursing, beginning her BCEN journey as a volunteer item writer in 2003. A strong advocate for professional certification and advancement in nursing leadership, Janie has made a significant contribution to nursing through her leadership, clinical expertise, and multiple board positions.
MSN, RN-BC, CEN, FAEN
Deborah Spann is a Coordinator for the Louisiana Emergency Response Network. In this role she facilitates improved access to emergency care, provides education for clinicians at all levels, and works diligently to ensure that resources are best utilized to reduce morbidity and mortality due to trauma and time sensitive illness.
MSN, MA, RN, PHRN, CEN, CFRN, CPEN, CTRN, TCRN
Stephanie Suzadail is a flight nurse in Central Pennsylvania. She has been involved with emergency services for 16 years and holds all BCEN certifications in addition to her MSN in Forensic Nursing.
Dr. Chris Trosclair is a board certified emergency medicine physician and practicing intensivist in the northwest region of Louisiana. His unique clinical interests include the education and management of extracorporeal support and critical care transportation. Dr. Trosclair recognizes the integral link between emergency medicine and critical care practices leading to positive patient outcomes.
MSN, RN, CNS, APRN, CFRN, CCRN, CTRN, TCRN, CMTE
Allen Wolfe is the Senior Director of Clinical Education at LifeLink III in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He is a Critical Care Clinical specialist with extensive experience in trauma resuscitation and ventricular assist devices (VADs). He is the author of multiple research articles and books. He is the co-editor of the Principle and Practice textbook, the industry's biggest-selling publication for air and ground clinicians. He has received the Katz-Mason (2007), the Community Service Award (2010), the Jordan award in 2009, the Barbara A. Hess award (2010), and in 2017 he received the prestigious Marriott-Carlson Lifetime Achievement Award. He was the president of ASTNA (2014) and sits on the Board of Certification for Emergency Nurses.
Provider approved by the California State Board of Nursing, Provider # CEP17490 for 11 continuing education credits
Up to 11 in person CEs and 4 digital CEs will be added to your BCEN account once you attend the conference.This conference is - Clinical & Non-Clinical / Accredited
- Analyze the impact of professional development on the field of emergency nursing and patient outcomes
- Identify critical clinical situations in which emergency nurses must adapt to time-sensitive patient needs
- Collaborate with leading nurses from across the nation in a fun and impactful way while retaining important educational information
100% refund of the purchase price will be provided up until 2 weeks before the conference start date of May 18, 2022. BCEN is unable to process refunds after May 4, 2022. Registration is non-transferable. Onsite registration during the conference is not available.
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- Additional information required for the conference (please fill this out ASAP)
- Hotel reservation link (space is limited)
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