WASN Conference

2017

Together Toward Tomorrow
WASN spring conference

April 26-28, 2017

Monona Terrace and Convention Center

 

Presentation highlights include:

  • Dr. Kenneth Ginsburg will address all attendees on fostering resilience and an optional tract of in depth learning surrounding trauma and resilience for the remainder of the day. This is a collaborative program with DPI and Wisconsin Association of School Social Workers.
  • Student Information Systems learning for each Skyward, Infinite Campus, and PowerSchool for the health modules and running of reports.
  • Crisis planning and putting it into action, experiences from one school district.
  • Johnson & Johnson School Health Enduring Change Project Every Student, Every Day Initiative on chronic absenteeism.
  • ESSA and what this means for school nurses.
  • Viterbo University graduate credit project option for an additional fee.
  • Exemplars to the benefits of the dual membership in WASN and NASN.

Hotels

There are room blocks at three area hotels for the conference: Hilton Madison Monona Terrace, Sheraton Madison Hotel, and Best Western Premier Park Hotel (formerly Best Western Inn on the Park). Information regarding the room blocks is available here.  We strongly encourage you to follow the instructions noted when making your reservation, and please contact Megan directly with any questions (megan@wisconsinnurses.org608-221-0383, ext. 203). We are inquiring about availability of rooms on Tuesday evening.

 

2016

Follow this link to the resources from the 2016 WASN Spring Conference. 

Brochure for your reference.

 

2015

Wisconsin Association of School Nurses (WASN) Conference, April 22-24, 2015 at the Concourse Hotel. Valerie Hon, Conference Planning Chair, would like to thank WASN planning committee and Wisconsin Nurses Association. The 2015 Kathryn Etter Wisconsin School Nurse of the Year Award was presented to Mary Kay Logemann, Platteville School Nurse. The 2015 School Nurse Administrator of the Year Award was presented to Joan Simpson, Richmond School Nurse. Please see the award section of the website for more information.

              

    Dr. Janice Selekman, Keynote             School Nurse Friends

2014

Wisconsin Association of School Nurse Conference, April 2014 - Thank you to 2014 WASN Spring Conference Chairperson, Rachel Gallagher and her conference planning committee! WASN recently hosted our annual conference April 11-13, 2014. The 2014 Katheryn Etter Wisconsin School Nurse of the Year Award was presented to Kerri Schmidt from Rhinelander School District. Wisconsin School Nurse Administrator of the Year was awarded to Melinda Vose, Kettle Moraine School District. Senator Luther Olson was presented with the WASN 2014 School Nursing Advocate Award. Congratulations!

For larger photos, visit the Facebook page.

President Louise Wilson
President Louise Wilson addressing school nurses.
Rachel Gallagher
Rachel Gallagher announces awards.
Group picture
Group picture
Training Session Room
School Emergency Triage Training
Wine and cheese
Wine and cheese
Food line
Food line