The Center for Continuing Nursing Education at Columbia University School of Nursing provides continuing education to nurses, nurse practitioners, and other health care providers. We combine creative teaching strategies with relevant and current content. Our continuing nursing education programs are designed to meet your needs and accommodate your schedule.
Join us for a one day program to learn about the latest research and advances in best practice for cystic fibrosis (CF) care. State of the science presentations from national experts will include content on: the future of CF care, management of infection and resistance, lung transplantation, adherence, transition, and motivational interviewing. Adult and pediatric registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, and nurse scientists will broaden their knowledge base and strengthen the skills necessary to meet current challenges on: how to best implement new therapies and insure high levels of adherence to effective therapeutic regimens while reducing treatment burden, and improving self-management for individuals living with CF.
The Path Forward in Cystic Fibrosis: Advanced Education for Nurses
Friday, October 27, 2017 | 8:00am - 5:00pm
Columbia University School of Nursing
For more information, visit the event registration site or email SON_CNE@Cumc.columbia.edu.
Seven Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) contact hours will be awarded, and conference fees are fully funded by the Boomer Esiason Foundation and the Johnson & Johnson TRU Heroes Cystic Fibrosis Nursing Program.
- Columbia University’s Department of Biomedical Informatics is excited to offer a unique healthcare training program, HI-FIVE (Health Informatics For Innovation, Value, and Enrichment) for physicians, nurses, social workers, care coordinators, and other healthcare professions including administrators, managers, and health/IT professionals. This self-paced online training 10-12 hours and is made freely available to qualified candidates via a grant from the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC). Training cohorts begin on the first of each month and continuing nursing education (CNE) and continuing medical education (CME) credits are available. You can learn more about the online training, your eligibility, and register for the training at hi-fivetraining.org.This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
- Overview of Asthma: This module (part of a series including Assessment of Asthma,Case Management of Students with Asthma, and Responding to an Asthma Episode in the Medical Room) was developed with content experts in the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s Office of School Health. This learning module provides basic information on asthma including symptoms, effects, and risk factors.
Columbia University School of Nursing’s continuing nursing education (CNE) program is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
For more information, please email SON_CNE@cumc.columbia.edu.