UMSON Virtual All-Alumni Reunion 2021
Saturday, April 24, 2021
Online via WebEx
All UMSON alumni are invited to join us online for an afternoon filled with exciting presentations and discussions, and lots of UMSON spirit! Stay safe and strong!
Once your registration has been received, we will send instructions for accessing the virtual sessions you have selected.
|12:30 - 1:30 p.m.||
|1:45 - 2:45 p.m.||
Continuing Education Program Session I
COVID-19 Pandemic: A Local and National Response
Karen Doyle, DNP ’20, MBA, MS ’91, BSN ’85, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
Helga Scharf-Bell, DNP ’16, FNP-BC, MSN, NHDP-BC
Nursing and Innovation to Serve Homeless Populations During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Catherine Fowler, MPH, BSN, RN
Tracy Zvenyach, PhD ’18, MS ’06, RN
|3 - 4 p.m.||
Continuing Education Session II
Giving Birth During the First Wave of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Perspectives from a Sample in the U.S.
Rachel Blankstein Breman, PhD ’18, MPH, RN
COVID-19 Vaccine Development at an Unprecedented Pace: Perspectives from Nursing in Phase I-III Clinical Trials
Ginny Cummings, MS ’99, CRNP
Linda Wadsworth, BSN ’81, RN
Cynthia Sikorski, BA
|4:15 - 4:25 p.m.||
Alumni Through the Ages Slideshow Presentation
|4:30 - 5 p.m.||
Breakout Rooms for Informal Networking
To be sure you receive your invitation, update your contact information using the form below.
Volunteering as a class representative is a wonderful way to reconnect with your classmates! If you would like to help on the reunion planning committee, contact Cynthia Sikorski at 410-706-0674 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Class of 1971 Memory Book will be available to all classmates for a modest fee.
If you are a member of the UMSON Class of 1971 and would like to contribute your memories to the Class of 1971 Memory Book in connection with your 50th reunion, please complete the form below by April 1, 2021.
Nurses may receive 2 contact hours for participating in this educational activity. Partial credit is not provided. Participants receive a CNE certificate via email from UMSON approximately two to four weeks after submitting their request, a signed attendance verification form, a completed evaluation form, plus a fee of $10. All requests must be received within 30 days of the conference.
Accreditation Statement: The University of Maryland School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Conflict of Interest: It is the policy of The University of Maryland School of Nursing to require our continuing education activity (CE) faculty and planning committee members to disclose any financial relationships with companies providing program funding or manufacturers of any commercial products discussed in the program. The planning committee and CE faculty report that they do not have financial relationships with manufacturers of any commercial products they discuss in the program.