Get valuable insights from the best in rehab care and inspirational stories to renew your passion
We’ve assembled a set of curated programs to help inspire those working in the field of rehab nursing. Listen to experts as they tell their stories and discuss ways you can deliver better care for your patients.
Working as One: Bridging and Minding Generational Gaps
October 20, 11 am–Noon
In this session, Amelie Karam discusses the diverse healthcare workplace—and why it’s vital that leaders learn how to interact with colleagues from all generations. This session will help you clearly understand and think about how different generations respond in the workplace and how to use those generational differences to create more favorable work environments.
Get Busy Living: Documentary Screening and Live Q&A
October 20, 4:30–5:30 pm
Nick and Lindsay Fener
Hear the inspirational story of Nick’s grueling road to recovery after a devastating skydiving accident, and how rehabilitation changed his life. Learn more about this film and Nick's story.
RNF Research Symposium – Nursing Students with Disabilities: An Integrative Review
October 21, 9:15–10:45 am
Leslie Neal-Boylan, PhD APRN CRRN FAAN
The prevalence of nursing students with disabilities is increasing. We’ll explore the results of a 170-article literature review examining whether perceptions have changed over time and analyze the implications of recent research—including noncompliance with the ADA.
Founders Address: Reach for Opportunities in ARN to Make a Difference in the Lives of Others and Yourself
October 21, 11:30 am–12:30 pm
Aloma (Cookie) R. Gender, RN MSN CRRN-R
Hear Cookie Gender describe how ARN has helped her make improvements in her own patient and nursing care.
THE MISSION WALKER, By Bestselling Author and Adventurer Edie Littlefield Sundby
October 22, 3:30–5 pm
Edie Littlefield Sundby
A story of trust, the author discusses her team, faith, and the body's ability to heal. Hear how after losing her right lung to cancer, she embarked on a 1,600-mile healing walk along the California Mission Trail.