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Annual Donald Blotner Neuroscience Nursing Symposium at Hartford Hospital
Department:   Neurosurgery

This symposium is intended to provide nurses with education on the complexities of the patient with neurological disorders and enhance their knowledge, skill and enthusiasm in managing this patient population.


Cathy Cartwright, RN-BC, MSN, PCNS
Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist
Children's Mercy Hospital
Kansas City, MO

Nancy Villanueva, PhD, CRNP, BC, CNRN
Nurse Practitioner/Researcher
Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Donna Avanecean, RN, MSN, FNC-P, CNRN, APRN
Nurse Practitioner, Stroke Center
Past-President AANN

Jeanne Kessler, RN, BSN
Clinical Leader, Donnelly One North
Geriatric/Psychiatric Inpatient Unit
Institute of Living

Patricia Bozeman, APRN
Nurse Practioner Vascular Division Hartford Healthcare Medical Group

Godfrey Pearlson, MD
Professor of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine
Director, Olin Neuropsychiatry Research Center,
Institute of Living, Hartford Hospital

Breakfast and lunch will be provided.


Hartford Hospital is an approved provider of Continuing Nursing Education by the Connecticut Nurses' Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

More Info: Downloadable Flyer
Registration: Required.
Fee Desc: Hartford Hospital C9I employees: NO CHARGE (must provide Cost Center and employee id#); Other Hartford Hospital and CCMC employees $30; Nursing Students $20 (must show Student ID at check-in); Non HH professionals $50.
Fee Amount: $50.00
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