September 2017 Article
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September 2017 Article

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Additional Meeting in September
On Tuesday September 12th, there will be an Incontinence Care webinar with dinner at BIR Frisco 2990 Legacy Drive from 5 pm – 7 pm. There are a limited number of seats. If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to LConcannon@bir-rehab.com

Bi-Monthly Chapter Meeting
The next meeting of the chapter will be on Thursday October  19th 3pm-4pm at the Medical Center of Plano 3901 West 15th St. Plano, TX 75075. The topic is Stroke Rehab and will be presented by Dr Anh Nguyen. We are keeping track of attendance and the winner will be able to attend the educational conference in February 2018 free of charge.  More meetings = more chances to win!

CRRN Review Course 2017
This is being offered at BIR Dallas on September 28 and 29, 2017. Cost of full course if $350.00. Contact Joan Whitney for more information at 214.820.9261 or jwbujold@bir-rehab.com

REACH 2017
Early bird registration ends September 15th.  For more information please go to:  http://www.rehabnurse.org/education/2017REACHConference/Index-Welcome-ARN-REACH-2017.html    Several of our members will be presenting posters at this conference.   The dates for the 2018 REACH are October 17-20, 2018. Location to be announced in Seattle, WA in November.

2017-2018 Board Member Updates
Lisa Concannon President; Paula Martinkewiz  President- elect; Judy Cash Secretary; Linda Marler Treasurer; Gillian Smith and Cyndi Murphy continue as Members at large and  Kimberly Martinez joins as new member at large. Beth Hudson is past president.

Dates for 2018 Meetings
Chapter meetings for 2018 were decided during the August meeting. They will continue every other month on Thursdays from 3-4 pm with locations to be decided. March 15, May 17, July 19, September 20 and November 15 are the dates.   

Education Conference 2018-SAVE THE DATE!
Our chapter is planning to provide an education conference early next year. The date that has been selected is Saturday February 24, 2018 and the location will be at BIR Dallas. We are still in the early stages of planning but would like for you to save the date! If you are interested in being on the planning committee, please let one of the board members know.   Registration will be limited to 40 attendees.