2020 Scholarship

New York State ID/DD Nurses Association

SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT A $1000 scholarship is awarded each year by the New York State ID/DD Nurses Association to encourage LPNs and other staff working in the field of intellectual/developmental disabilities to explore or remain in the field of Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities Nursing.   An eligible applicant is: An LPN or other non-nurse staff member who is […]

2018 Joyce Binder Award Winner

Joyce Binder award won in 2018 by Kathleen Keating, a longtime member and supporter of the NYSIDDDNA who has recently passed. The award was well deserved and she will be missed. “

2017 Joyce Binder Memorial Award Winner

Karen Bazan was chosen as the 2017 winner among many worthy candidates.  Attendees at the presentation ceremony included: Jim Bazan, Karen’s Husband; Jane Jaskowiak, her Mother;  Bob Lusiak, Karen’s brother-in-law; Denise Menento, Friend; Pat Knuth, Executive Director ARC Otsego; and Todd Hansen, Chief Operating Officer ARC Otsego. Thank you for your nominations and congratulations to Karen.

Conference 2018

New York State ID/DD Nurses Association

NYS ID/DD NURSES ASSOCIATION 34th Annual Conference Honoring the past, Empowering the present, Educating the future September 30 – October 2, 2018 Doubletree by Hilton, Syracuse NY 179 nurses attended for a networking and professional development event that was enjoyed by all.

Live Webinars Available

Diabetes 360:Full Circle Understanding Dates: April 15th and 22nd, 2020 Time: 9-1 You must attend both sessions for credit. Cost: $250/person This qualifies as a Diabetes Train the Trainer Course Sign up at GotoWebinar Diabetes 180: Supporting the Best Possible Outcomes Date: June 5th, 2020 Time: 10-12 Cost:$250/person Covers annual renewal training Sign up at […]



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