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Graduate Nursing Senate Meeting

Join the Graduate Nursing Senate (GNS) for their first event of 2015! The Graduate Nursing Senate aims to foster community by facilitating an exchange of ideas and information amongst graduate nursing students across programs. This is a great way to meet and network with other graduate nursing students at OHSU! Meet students outside your cohort and specialty area! Pat Berry, PhD, RN, ACHPN, FPCN, FAAN will be joining to group to discuss with students how to create your elevator speech. You never know when you will need to network with someone - learn how during this fun lunch event! Lunch Provided. Presenter: Pat Berry, PhD, RN, ACHPN, FPCN, FAAN. Campus Location: Marquam Hill. Contact Person Name: Basilia Basin. Contact Person E-Mail: basin@ohsu.edu. Monday, February 2, 2015, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. School of Nursing Room 358.

Nursing Students Without Borders

Topic: Sex, Gender and Sexual Orientation Join Nursing Students without Borders (NSWB) for their monthly lunch and learn session! They will be welcoming Dara Snyder, MSW from the Portland YWCA who will be presenting on the complexities of sex, gender, and sexual orientation. This dialog will help nurses and nursing students move away from gender binaries and reflect on their won gender and identity. Event Type: Lecture/Seminar. Meeting. Presenter: Dara Snyder, MSW. Campus Location: Marquam Hill. Event Sponsor: Nursing Students without Borders. Contact Person Name: Daniel Mick. Contact Person E-Mail: mick@ohsu.edu. Monday, February 9, 2015, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. SON 358. For more info visit www.ohsu.edu.

HIV/AIDS Among African-Americans

View the flier African-Americans have been disproportionately affected by HIV/AIDS since the epidemic’s beginning, and that disparity has deepened over time. This epidemic had a disproportionate impact on Black women, as well as gay and bisexual men of color. Although African-Americans currently comprise only 14% of the United States population they still account for about 44% of all new HIV infections. There are multiple challenges contributing to this epidemic among Blacks, including poverty, lack of access to health care, lack of awareness of HIV status, and stigma. In this talk, Christopher Evans, M.D. M.P.H. will discuss important findings related to HIV/AIDS in the African-American community and strategies to curb the growing epidemic. As an Infectious Diseases physician, Dr. Evans’ primary area of clinical interest is around complications of HIV/AIDS. For the last six years, he has also participated in HIV-related clinical protocols, including NIH-sponsored trials through the ACTG (AIDS Cli… Event Type: Lecture/Seminar. Campus Location: Marquam Hill. Event Sponsor: African-American ERG, Center for Diversity & Inclusion. Contact Person E-Mail: cdi@ohsu.edu. Thursday, February 12, 2015, 11:45 AM – 1:00 PM. BICC Gallery. For more info visit www.ohsu.edu.

Oregon Student Nurses Association Conference

Whether raising the bar in your practice or journeying towards a nursing career, let us enlighten your path. Develop your nursing network, participate in an NCLEX review, become disaster relief certified with the American Red Cross, run for the 2015 OSNA Board of Directors and learn from amazing speakers who have direct impact in the healthcare field. Event Type: Conference. Campus Location: Marquam Hill. Contact Person Name: Oregon Student Nurses Association. Contact Person E-Mail: oregonsnaannualconvention@gmail.com. Registration Web Link: http://www.oregonsna.org/annual-convention-february-21st-2015.html. Saturday, February 21, 2015, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM. Portland Community College- Sylvania Campus (12000 Southwest 49th Avenue, Portland, OR 97219). For more info visit www.oregonsna.org.

Student Nurses Association of Portland Feb Meeting

SNAP is a student organization for future nurses interested in personal growth, professional development, student advocacy and further advancement of leadership skills.  Our association works collaboratively with other health care and community organizations in order to create an atmosphere of community among students, faculty, administration and the great Portland area.  SNAP strives to be representative of all nursing students with a high standard of honesty and integrity. Event Type: Meeting. Campus Location: Marquam Hill. Contact Person Name: Wendy Mundell. Contact Person E-Mail: snap@ohsu.edu. Monday, February 23, 2015, 12:00 AM – 1:00 AM. SON Room 358. For more info visit www.ohsu.edu.