Diversity Summit 2017

The Colorado Center for Nursing Excellence is pleased to present the 3rd Annual Diversity Summit

“Building Culturally Competent Health Care Organizations”

The Center continues to address the lack of nursing diversity in Colorado through innovative initiatives supported through Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).  The Center is pleased to announce its 3rd Annual Diversity Summit.  This year’s theme will help nurses reflect on their personal and professional cultural competency and explore different tools that can help their organizations become more culturally competent and inclusive.  This Summit will address various dynamics of cultural competency such as:

  • Understanding equity versus equality
  • Exploring benefits of culturally competent health care organizations
  • Developing personal and professional cultural competency
  • Becoming aware of implicit bias and its impact on nursing care
  • Overcoming barriers to nursing education for diverse populations
  • Exploring holistic review and admissions to nursing school
  • Recognizing organizational challenges and opportunities

CE’s will be offered for this Summit. Register today and join the Center in making diversity a priority in nursing. The deadline for registration is March 30, 2017.  However, please register as soon as possible as spots are limited

When:  April 7, 2017 from 8am to 4:30pm

Where:  The Inverness Hotel and Conference Center, 200 Inverness Drive West, Englewood, CO 80112

Cost:  $65.00 -Lunch and snack included in this price

 

For more information, please contact our Project Director Amanda Quintana by email Amanda@ColoradoNursingCenter.org or by phone: 303-715-0343 x 17.

To register now, click here!