Omaha Women's Health & Wellness Conference

Published September 27, 2022

Published

25th annual

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Adaptability, Resiliency, Hope


Friday, Oct. 7, 2022
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

In-person at the La Vista Conference Center
and
Virtual via Zoom

 

A day of education for the community.  Continuing education will be provided for nurses and social workers.

This is a Hybrid Event

We are committed to your safety.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will offer a limited number of in-person registrations and an unlimited number of virtual registrations.    Masks and social distancing are required with in-person registration.
 

 

Registration is now closed.

For notification of presentation recordings, post-conference, call (402) 559-6345.

 

Lecture offerings:

"The Healing Power of Humor"

T Marni Vos - comedian and educator

"Messages of Hope: Persevering Through a Pandemic"

Brandy Clarke, PhD, LP - Munroe Meyer Institute

"Pain Management: A Biopsychosocial Approach to Chronic Pain"

Kimberly Vacek, PhD - Nebraska Medicine Patient Centered Medical Home, Bellevue Family Medicine Clinic
Lori Long, DPT, PT - Nebraska Medicine Chronic Pain Management Program

"Cervical Cancer"

Andreea Newtson, MD - UNMC Department of Ob/Gyn, Division of Gynecologic Oncology

"You're Not Alone: Caring For Our Family Members with Disabilities Across the Lifespan"

Kim Bainbridge - UNMC Munroe Meyer Institute, retired
Maggie Neujahr, CSW - UNMC Munroe Meyer Institute
Jason and Tina Velinsky - parent advocates
Jenny Koley - self-advocate

"Taking Control: Solutions for Bladder Leakage and Pelvic Prolapse"

Olson Center Urogynecology Division:
Jennifer Cera, DNP, WHNP
Mindy Rathe, MSN, WHNP
Elizabeth Hopkins, DPT, PT
Brittney Gilligan, OTD, OTR/L

"When Self Care is Difficult: Overcoming Barriers to Wellness"

Shinobu Watanabe-Galloway, PhD - UNMC College of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology
Georgia Jones, PhD - UNL Nutrition & Health Sciences
Danae Dinkel, PhD - UNO School of Health and Kinesiology
Lauren Holcomb, PhD - Nebraska Medicine Psychology Department

"My Special Olympics Journey - Intellectual Disabilities and Health"

Rachel Mulligan - Special Olympics Athlete and National Powerlifting Champion


In-person attendance prices:
General Registration - $75; Nurses and social workers - $110

Virtual attendance prices:
General Registration - $15; Nurses and social workers - $50

 

Visit this conference website often for updates.
Please call the Olson Center for Women's Health for more information (402-559-6345), 
or sign-up for conference updates by clicking here


Accredited Continuing Education
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In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by University of Nebraska Medical Center and Olson Center for Women’s Health. University of Nebraska Medical Center is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team

NURSES
The University of Nebraska Medical Center designates this activity for 6.0 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should only claim credit for the actual time spent participating in the activity.

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As a Jointly Accredited Organization, University of Nebraska Medical Center is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved under this program. Regulatory boards are the final authority on courses accepted for continuing education credit. Social workers participating in this conference will receive up to 3.25 general continuing education credits. The content level of this activity is intermediate.

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Did you miss the 24th annual Omaha Women's Health & Wellness Conference?
Watch those presentations here

For more information on the conference, please call the Olson Women's Health Resource Center
at 402.559.6345 or email ljmolczy@unmc.edu.


The Omaha Women's Health & Wellness Conference is brought to you by the
Olson Center for Women's Health,

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