Live Events & Programs
The University of Arizona Continuing Professional Education is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Western Multi-State Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
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Wellness Training in Healing & Transformation (2020/2021)
February 1-2, May 23-24, September 19-20, 2020; January 23-24, 2021
El Rio Manning House, 450 W. Paseo Redondo, Tucson, AZ 85701
This 4-session Capacitor program is for professionals or volunteers focused on caregiving and community outreach with at-risk populations. Participants develop basic proficiency in Capacitor wellness practices (such as Tai Chi, polarity, visualization, listening skills, acupressure, breathwork) and are able to integrate underlying program theories into practice in clinical and community settings. Underlying theories and methods include: trauma theory, energy field theory, new cosmology, multicultural wellness, leadership development, healing systems, popular education. Participants must attend all four training sessions. Registration is $600. CNE contact hours are to be determined. Learn more about Capacitor International.
Contact Sharynn Chesser, RN for more information or a program application at (520) 256-7412 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Policy, Politics and Advocacy in Health and Healthcare in Arizona
Pima County Health Department Academic Health Department Mini-Public Health School
Presenters: Heather Carter, EdD, Assistant Professor of Practice, Associate Director of the Arizona Center for Rural Health, University of Arizona College of Public Health
12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (Hawaii)
Advanced Care Planning to Improve Patient Care
Western Region Public Health Training Center
This presentation will help attendees understand the importance of advanced care planning.
Presenter: Hope Young, Advanced Care Planning Coordinator, Kokua Mau
- Explain the importance of Advanced Care Planning (ACP) for all competent individuals over the age of 18.
- Identify the appropriate documents that communicate wishes for care.
- Use Advance Directives and/or Provider's Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (POLST).
- Initiate and facilitate ACP conversations by using resources and tools presented.
CNE: 1.5 Contact Hours
11:30 AM to 12:30 PMT
The Academic Health Department's Mini Public Health School
Germ Transmission and Hygiene Interventions
Pima County Health Department
3950 S. Country Club Rd. Tucson, AZ
Room 1106 and 1108 DR
Presenter: Kelly Reynolds, PhD
Also available as a live stream at https://uahs.zoom.us/j/225655113
- Evaluate collaborative networks for infectious disease prevention and education using evidence-based approaches.
- Reduce exposure to pathogens by appropriately using monitoring tools and targeted hygiene methods.
CNE: 1.0 Contact Hours
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