Please check our website, ENP Network and Facebook Page for updates and important information about NPNY, professional, legislative and clinical updates throughout the year. Members: Please remember to join our ENP Network Page for updates, job postings and view slides from previous CE programs.

Each CE program will be submitted to the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, unless otherwise noted.

2017 NPNY CALENDAR: Earn CEs for Each Program

Monthly programs are FREE for NPNY Members!
Non-members - $20.00
NP student* - $5.00
*Students with a current NP license are ineligible for the student rate.
Cash/credit/debit accepted onsite - NO refunds

Program Schedule: 
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm Networking & Light Dinner
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CE Program

Mt. Sinai Beth Israel Phillips Ambulatory Care Center (PACC)
10 Union Square East
2nd floor
Subways: L/N/Q/R/4/5/6/ to Union Square


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Please refer to the following fee schedule effective September 2014:

  • Active Member: $100.00
  • Retired Member: $75.00
  • Student NP Member: $50.00*

*Student rate based on those enrolled in NP programs only, excludes DNP program*

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Thursday, January 19th, 2017 - Pediatrics for NPs
Speakers: Michelle DeSomma, PNP; Kelli Ann Naughton, PNP; Jessica Mollard, PNP

Thursday, February 16th, 2017 - Genetics for NPs: What We Know, What We Don't Know and What Are We Going to Do About It All
Speaker: Milla Arabajian, NP

Thursday, March 8th, 2017 - Advocacy Day / Advocating for the Profession
Speakers: Irene Van Slyke, NP; Rachael Lerner, NP; Audrey Hoover, NP

Thursday, March 16th, 2017 - New Trends in Type 2 Diabetes Management
Speaker: Annie Lu, NP

Thursday, April 20th, 2017 - Rheumatologic Disorders for NPs
Speaker: Eileen Lydon, DNP, NP

Thursday, May 18th, 2017 - Screening for Health Promotion
Speakers: Ellen Davis, DNP, NP; Audrey Hoover, NP

Past CE programs:

Thursday, September 15th, 2016 - "Good Fences Make Good Neighbors” – How Knowledge of Nursing Law, and Authentic Leadership Skills Enhance Opportunities For Synergistic Practice With Allied Professions and Make You a Better APRN/NP
Speaker: Barbara DuPont, RN, MSN , DNP, JD

Saturday, October 15th, 2016 - Saturday Program - Pharmacology Management of HTN, Atrial Fibrillation, Obesity for NPs
Speakers: Caitlin Kennelly, PharmD; Aileen Ferrick, PhD, NP; Molly Bradshaw, RN, DNP, FNP-BC, WHNP-BC

Thursday, October 20th, 2016 - Pre-surgical Prep for Optimal Postop Outcomes for NPs
Speaker: Mia Lofland, NP

Thursday, November 17th, 2016 - Infectious Disease Update for NPs
Speaker: Molly Bradshaw, RN, DNP, FNP-BC, WHNP-BC

Thursday, December 15th, 2016 - Holiday Party @ Van Diemen's - 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Program: Palliative Care
Speaker: Eugene Cauvine, DNP, FNP-BC

Program: How To Navigate Successfully Through Your Career NP Career
Speaker: Lea Tal, BS

Program: New Anticoagulants: Appropriate Clinical Indications, Safety, and Effectiveness
Speaker: Jerry Altshuler, Pharm D, BCPS, Critical Care Clinical Pharmacy Specialist

Program: Harm Reduction and Working with Substance Abusers
Speaker: Norma Stephens Hannigan, DNP, MPH, FNP-BC, DCC, FAANP with co-presenter L. Synn Stern, MPH, RN

Program: Renal Transplants
Speaker: Judith Bernstein MD, FASN

Program: Wound Management
Speaker: Barbara Delmore, DNP

Program: Women's Health and Telemedicine
Speaker: Rebecca Callahan, ANP

Program: Familial Dysautonomia
Speaker: Christy Spalink, ACNP-BC

Half-Day Pharmacology Program: Psychopharmacology, Antiplatelet and CV disease Pharmacology, Vasopressors and Fluids pharmacology
Speakers: Jordana Cotton, DNP, PMHNP-BC, Jeffrey Berger, MD, and John Papadopolis, PharmD

Program: Hepatitis Diagnoses/Management and Transplantation Pearls for NPs
Speaker: Donna Campbell, NP

Program: Chronic and Acute Pain Management- Pearls for NP's
Speaker: Donna Sipsos-Cox, NP

Program: 12-Lead ECG Essentials
Speaker: Lisa M. Paplanus, DNP, RN-C, ACNP-BC, ANP-BC, CCRN

Program: Social Media Skills and NP Practice Essentials
Speakers: Carmen Saunders, MSN, FNP- BC; Maria Brillant, MS, MA,RN,ANP, NEA-BC

Half-Day Pharmacology Program: Hypertension Pharmacology, Infectious Disease Pharmacology, Anticoagulant pharmacology
Speakers: Caitlin Kennelly, PharmD; Marco Scipione, PharmD; Kenneth Hymes, MD

Program: Diagnosis and Management of Depression, Anxiety and Substance-induced Delirium
Speaker: Jordana Cotton, APRN-BC, PMHNP-BC, DNP

Program: Primary Care Topics -- Thyroid and Respiratory Disease
Speaker: Molly Bradshaw, RN, MSN, FNP-BC, WHNP-BC

Program: Epilepsy – State of the Art Management for NPs
Speaker: Alyson Silverberg, DNP, ACNP-BC

Program: Neuroplasticity - Role for the NP
Speaker: Sheree Loftus PhD, NP

Program: Hypertension Management for NPs
Vanessa Milne FNP

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy - more than sudden cardiac death: Implications for Nurse Practitioners
Milla E. Arabadjian FNP- BC

14th Annual Advocacy Day in Albany offering
Rachael Lerner MSN, WHNP-BC, Mt Sinai Dubin Breast Center; and Annie Lu MSN, ANP-BC, ADM-BC, Hospital for Joint Diseases

Program: An Update on Chronic Disease, Obesity Prevention and Tobacco Control Policy
Speakers: Kevin R.J. Schroth, JD, Senior Legal Counsel and Maura Kennelly, MPH, Director of Policy for the Bureau of Chronic Disease Prevention and Tobacco Control at New York City’s Department of Health and Mental Hygiene 

Program: Pharmacology Essentials for Primary and Acute Care Nurse Practitioners
Speakers: Roy S. Seidenberg, MD, Marco R. Scipione, Pharm D, BCPS (AQ-ID), Tammy Cohen Fetterman RN, MA, PMHNP-BC

Program: Arrhythmia Essentials for the NP
Aileen Ferrick PhD, NP

Program: Anemia & Anticoagulation: Strategies for NPs
Speakers: Marilyn Johnston NP, Cherie Anne Russell NP & Janene Giakoumis, ANP

: SIRS & Sepsis Pearls for NPs
Speaker: Candace Lazarovits ACNP

Program: Social Media & IT Skills for NPs
Speaker: Carmen Saunders NP

Rebecca Graboso, NP

Career Development and Social Media
Shari Sambursky, CCMC-Job Search Coach/Certified Career Management Coach

Topic: Infectious Disease
Speakers: Cindy Cino, NP

Health Policy
Speakers: Helen Ruddy, NP, and Irene Van Slyke, NP

Multiple Sclerosis
Carrie Sammarco, NP

An Overview of Practice Guidelines, Screenings and Diagnosis for Breast and Reproductive Cancers
Speakers: Rachael Lerner, NP, and Erin Schroeder, NP

Topic: Diabetes Mellitus
Speaker: Jane Jeffrie Seley, DNP, MPH, BC-ADM, CDE

Social Media and Stress Management
Speaker: Carmen Saunders, FNP & Ellen Davis, DNP, ACNP

Topic: ENT and Pharmacology (half-day CE program)
Speakers: Dr. Nilesh Patel, ENT and Dr. Rita Neilan, PharmD

Topic: Evidence-based Contraception and Dispelling Myths about IUDs
Speaker: Erin Hendriks, MD

Treatment of Scoliosis and Common Causes of Low Back Pain
Speaker: Nicola Hawkinson, DNP, RN

Topic: Domestic Violence
Speaker: Rita Williams, FNP-BC

Topic: Health Care Policy Update
Speakers: Helen Ruddy, NP and Rachael Lerner, WHNP-BC – NPNY Legislative Committee

Topic: Career Development and Social Media
Speaker: Shari Sambursky, CCMC-Job Search Coach/Certified Career Management Coach

Topic: Coronary Artery Disease
Speaker: Eileen O'Connor, MS, FNP

Travel Medicine: Be Safe, Be Healthy: What you need to know before you go
Speaker: Wendy Kong, MS FNP

Topic: Half-day dermatology seminar - adult and children
Speakers: Robert Buka, MD, JD and Rita Marie John, pediatric DNP, EdD, CPNP

Topic: Management of the patient with cardiac arrhythmia
Speaker: Krysti Buchanan, MS, RN, ANP-BC, GNP-BC and James Russo, MS, RN, ANP

Topic: Preventive care in rheumatology patients
Speaker: Eileen Lydon, MA, ANP-BC

Topic:  Lipids: Beyond LDL, HDL and Framingham Risk
Speaker: Vanessa Milne, NP, MS; certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a Family Nurse Practitioner and Cardiac Vascular Nurse

Topic: Health Psychology for Primary Care Clinicians
Speaker: Maria Cintron, Psy.D, MS

Topic: Healthcare Policy Issues for Nurse Practitioners
Speakers: Helen Ruddy, NP, Rebecca Fry, FNP, and Rachael Lerner, WHNP

Topic: Palliative Care - Its Place and Role
Speaker: Phyllis Sutton APRN, ACHPN

Topic: Nurse Practitioners' role in cancer prevention, screening and early detection, an updated review
Speaker: Marie-Helene Lofland, RN, MS, MSN CCRN, CNAA,ANP-BC; Nurse Practitioner at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Topic: Oral health for primary care clinicians
Speaker: Joan Grevic, DDS, has extensive experience in community dentistry and expertise in providing dental care for homeless populations and patients with HIV and cancer

Topic: Medical care for Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender people
Speaker: Ronica Mukerjee, MSN, FNP-BC, MSA, LAc