Columbia Nursing Alumni Reunion

Agenda

 program and theme 


8:00- 9:00 am                     Breakfast with the Dean & faculty


9:00- 9:15 am                     Welcome Remarks and Special Acknowledgements
                                            
Laura Ardizzone ’04 ’10 (CUSONAA) and Lois Glazier ’60     (CUPHSONAA)

9:15- 9:40 am                     State of the School Report from Dean Bobbie Berkowitz

9:40-10:40 am                    Advancing the Profession: The Power of Board     Leadership  

  • Francisco Diaz ’03 ’05
    Gerontological Nurse Practitioner
    St Barnabas Medical Center
  • Maribeth Massie ’98
    Program Director & Associate Clinical Professor         
    University of New England

  • Amy Ansehl ’94 ’96
    Executive Director and Assistant Dean and Associate Professor of Public Health Practice       
    NY Medical College School of Public Health 

  • Janice Izlar ’06
    CRNA           
    Georgia Institute for Plastic Surgery 

  • Felesia Bowen ’10
    Research Scientist and Primary Investigator and Director of Center for Urban Youth
    Rutgers University


10:40 am                          Networking Break 

11:00 am- 11:50 am         Breakouts – Session 1


Option 1: Mythbusting: The Importance of Vaccination - with CNE Offering

  • Sally Aboelela
    Assistant Professor, Columbia Nursing 

 Option 2: Columbia Nursing’s Global Impact

  • Jennifer Dohrn ’85 ’05
    Associate Professor, Director, Office of Global Initiatives & PAHO/WHO
    Columbia Nursing 
  • Laura Ridge ’08 ’10
    Founder
    Nursing for All 
  • Carolyn Sun ’15
    Associate Research Scientist
    Columbia Nursing
  • Vidya Goberdhan ’17

Option 3: Technology in Nursing: New Solutions for Patient Care – with CNE Offering 

  • Stephen Ferrara
    Associate Dean, Clinical Affairs
    Columbia Nursing
  • Sarah Collins ’09
    Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics and Nursing
    Columbia University
  • Paul Coyne ’13 ’15 ’16
    Senior Director, Clinical Informatics and Advanced Practice Nursing 
    Hospital for Special Surgery
  • Rebecca Schnall ’09
    Mary Dickey Lindsay Assistant Professor of Disease Prevention & Health Promotion
    Columbia Nursing 

Option 4: Neighbors - Then and Now...125 years of Excellence and Leadership

  • Penny Buschman '64  
  • Sarah Sheets Cook '05
  • Suzanne Law Hawes '59 

Option 5: Screening of Defining Hope documentary
with Lisa Frank, producer followed by an alumni-led discussion on how nurses lead and transform palliative care in practice, education, and research (this spans sessions 1 and 2).

  • Marlene McHugh ’89 ’91 ’08
    Assistant Professor
    Columbia Nursing
  • Karen Hiensch ’10 ’12
    Nurse Practitioner
    Mount Sinai Hospital

  • Hilda Haynes-Lewis ’91 ’99
    Nurse Practitioner
    Montefiore Medical Center

12:00- 12:50 pm                Breakouts – Session 2
       Same offerings as Session 1 (film screening is combined session)

1:00- 2:30 pm                     Luncheon for Alumni, Faculty, and Students
                                            Seventh Floor Events Space
  
      

2:30- 4:00 pm                     Simulation Demonstrations & Faculty Practice Tours 

 
2:30-5:00 pm                      Closing Reception with Poster Session featuring     research by alumni, faculty, post-docs, & students
    First floor lobby             


2:30-3:30 pm                      CUPHSONAA Meeting 


5:30 pm
                               Distinguished Alumni Awards Dinner 
          Seventh Floor Events Space

 

 

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