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September 24-26, 2017 Albany Marriott

Special Pre-Conference Event This Year

CDDN Exam Prep Course

Speaker: Terry Broda, RN, BScN, NP-PHC, CDDN
Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, 2:00 – 5:00 pm and Sun. Sept. 24, 2017 8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Pre-conference registrations will be due August 15. $150 members, $175 nonmembers. Enrollment will be limited.

A small block of hotel rooms has been arranged for Saturday night. Please make your reservations NOW as the block is expected to sell out.

Hotel reservations should be made directly by attendees with Marriott reservations at 1 (800) 228-9290 or (518) 458-8444.

The conference hotel rate is $133 plus taxes, if applicable. Please indicate you are asking for the NYS ID/DD Nurses Association rate.

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  The first Joyce Binder Award was presented September 26, 2016 at the State conference.  


Darlene Langkau, President Elect presents Joyce Binder Award to Trish Potocar, State Secretary, Cochair Zone 1.  Left to right: Darlene Langkau, Trish Potocar, Karen Jarvis-Sec’y/Treas of Zone 1  
Marty Gleeson, President Trish Potocar, Recording Secretery
Cathy Engel, Membership Chairperson Laura Sardinia Prager, President Elect
Edie Smith, Conference Committee Chair Mary Boisvert, Nominating Chair
Annual meeting, officers, Madyln Vaillancourt,
Anne Hanson, Jane Dash
  Annual meeting, President Recognition, Mary Boisvert, Anne Hanson     Annual meeting,Anne Hanson, Jane Dash  


  Annual meeting-Anne Hanson, Jane Dash     Committee report-Mary Jean Keegan  


Committee report-Jill Delaney     Diabetic Update, glutenfree diet-Marlisa Brown  
  Committee report-Trish Potocar     Committee report-Darlene Langkau  
  Keynote speaker-Diana Jordan     Officer Dais, Annual Meeting  
  OPWDD Update Introduction-Cathy Engel     OPWDD Update-Beth Lawson  
  OPWDD Update-Vicki Schultz     Pain Assessment-Kathy Baldridge  
  Pharmacology Intensive-Jennifer Grant     Pressure Mapping-Elizabeth Keating, Kimberly Silvernail  
  Services for Children with Autism-Andrew Cuddy, Michael Cuddy     Speaker Introduction, Pharmacology-Karen Jarvis  
  Association Zone Map     Supplements, Herbs, Vitamins-Erica Fallon  
  Diversity and Inclusion-Russell Ferguson     Zone Basket Drawings, Annual Meeting  
  Zone 7 Meeting      
  Zone 7 meeting at the conference in Saratoga 2011     Vendor Display Area