OJNA’s South Florida Nursing and Medical Conference will be held on Monday, February 28, 2022 at Temple Moses (1200 Normandy Drive, Miami Beach, Florida). 

Shuli Bossewitch NP
Ari Ciment MD
Leah Lifshitz PA
Rabbi Jay Lyons
Hadassah Manela
Malky Polonetsky MHC
Avi Roth RN

Tentative Schedule

8:00 Breakfast and Registration
9:00 Introductory Remarks
9:10 Having the Talk: The Importance of a Jewish Burial, by Rabbi Jay Lyons
9:55 Lung Cancer Screening: What’s in the Toolbox, by Ari Ciment MD
10:40 Break
11:00 Not Just for Wrinkles: The Multiple Uses of Botox by Leah Lifshitz PA
11:45 Caring for Medically Fragile Children: A Parent’s Perspective by Avi Roth RN
12:30 Lunch
1:30 Hypnotherapy for Work Related Stress Management, Malky Polonetsky MHC
2:15 Infertility: Basic Workup, Halachic Infertility, and Male Factor by Hadassah Manela and Shuli Bossewitch NP
3:15 Closing Remarks and Evaluation
3:30 Conference Ends

Free yoga mat for in-person attendees!
Blood drive and bone marrow registry on site! 

Continuing Education
RN/NP: This continuing education activity pending approval by the Northeast Multistate Division Education Unit, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.  Approval will be received by the middle of February. 

PA: This activity has been reviewed by the AAPA Review Panel and is compliant with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 5.5 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.

MD: Please inquire with your licensing board to see if they accept AAPA CME credits. 

Refund Policy
Requests for refunds will be allowed prior to February 14, 2022. After February 14, 2022 there will be no refund provided.

We are closely monitoring the Omicron/Covid situation, and if we are unable to gather in person, we will hold this conference in a virtual format for all registrants. 

To register for virtual participation, please scroll to the bottom of the page.  

Florida Conference 2022

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In-person attendance.
If you are an OJNA member, please use coupon code received via email. If you are a nursing student, email info@jewishnnurses.org to receive your student discount code.

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