August2014

Continuing Ed opportunity for all disciplines: Diabetes Care in the Hospital

All disciplines welcome! Diabetes Care in the Hospital Thursday, September 18, 2014 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Doordan Institute (Registration and refreshments begin at 7 a.m.) Speakers Michelle Magee, M.D., Endocrinologist at MedStar Diabetes Institute and the AAMC diabetes team RSVP Email kmcconnell@aahs.org by September 8 to confirm your attendance.

  1. Anita Smith: This is going to be a great program. Please try to attend!

Professional Power Hour debuts next week with “Bullying in the Workplace”

You asked and WE HEARD YOU! Introducing a new educational series: Clin Ed’s Professional Power Hour. Each month, we’ll spotlight a new course, including our most popular previously-offered courses. Contact hours are included – hope to see you there. Our debut course will be: Bullying the Workplace          Wednesday, Sept. 3,[…]

Once upon a time… save the date for the Evidence Based Practice Fair

Save the date! The Nursing Research/Evidence Based Practice Council is planning our fourth annual EBP Fair! Join us Friday, November 7, 2014 from 8am-2pm on the first floor of the South Tower. This year’s theme is fairy tales.   Planning to present a poster? Your first step is to submit the EBP Fair Poster[…]

Want to volunteer in the community? Sign up here!

AAMC’s Community Service Initiative (CSI) promotes partnerships with community organizations in order to improve the health of the community, enhance patient care outcomes, and advance the image of the nursing profession. They coordinate volunteer support for Annapolis area events such as Homeless Resource Day, Run for Shelter, food and clothing[…]

  1. Deb Keane: Volunteering for the Light House Shelter workshops has been one of the most rewarding experiences. The residents made me feel…

MNA convention to be held at AAMC on Oct 16-17 – submit a poster session abstract

  On October 16-17, 2014, AAMC will again host the Maryland Nurses Association’s 111th Annual Convention, which highlights the accomplishments and professional practice of nurses. This year’s theme is Nurses: Today’s Healthcare Compass. Interested in submitting a poster to for display during the convention? Click here for Information regarding the[…]

Aug 18 Journal Club: Mind-Body Stress Reduction in the Workplace

What’s one quick and easy way to improve your knowledge of current research and determine practical ways to apply it to your nursing practice? Attend AAMC’s Journal Clubs! Next up: Mind-Body Stress Reduction in the Workplace  Monday, Aug 18, 2014 12-1 pm 2nd floor conference room, South Tower Presented by Denise Matteson, MSN, RN and Becky Holland BSN,[…]

Hot rods and trick trucks — Annapolis Car Show benefits AAMC’s Diabetes Center

The Annapolis Car Show, featuring hot rods, antique trucks and classic cars, was held August 2 at Koons Ford Lincoln of Annapolis. The AAMC Diabetes Center received all proceeds from the sales of raffles and bake sales. The event was a huge success — and the Diabetes Center raised $5,360.00!   Anita[…]