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2018 Events
DVANN provides a forum for continuing education. The following is a list of events for 2018. Events are updated frequently so be sure to check back often! If you have an event to add to our calendar, please email us and let us know.
Below is a list of events so far for 2018.  We are working on topics and locations for some events, but be sure to mark your calendars to save the dates and check back!


April
Annual DVANN/PPS Dinner: "Sepsis and Evaluations for Sepsis in the Well Baby Nursery and Over-Use of Antibiotics" with Dr. Sagori Mukhopady of Pennsylvania Hospital
When: April 18, 2018 from 6:00-8:00pm
Location: Sheraton Society Hill Hotel, 2nd and Dock Street, Philadelphia, PA
Click Here for flyer
Cost: $25 for Members  -  $50 for Non-Members  -  $45 to Join/Attend
RSVP to dvannurses@gmail.com by April 14th

DVANN Community Service Event: Mother's Home
When: April 25, 2018
**All volunteer slots are filled for this event! Thank you, and please come to the next one!**


May
DVANN Community Service Event: Mother's Home
When: May 23, 2018
Sign-up here if interested


June
Summer Joint Dinner Meeting with DANN!
Topic: Advances in Neonatal Transport with Noreen Kessler, MSN, CCRN
When: June 4, 2018
Location: Lecture Hall at Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

DVANN Community Service Event: Mother's Home
When: June 27, 2018
Sign-up here if interested


July
DVANN Community Service Event: MANNA
Help us serve food to those battling serious illness
When: July 24, 2018 from 5-8pm


September
DVANN Annual Membership Appreciation Dinner
Topic: TBD
When: September 13, 2018
Location: Riverwinds Restaurant, West Deptford, NJ


October
NANN's 34th Annual Educational Conference
When: October 17-20, 2018
Location: Anaheim, CA


November
DVANN's Annual Fall Conference
Topic: The Neonate from Head to Toe: Essential Hot Topics
When: November 13, 2018
Location: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Colket Translational Research Building


December
Journal Club
Topic: TBD
When: December 7, 2018
Location: The Pop Shop in Collingswood, NJ


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Past Events

February 2017
DVANN Community Service and Advocacy Event at Mother's Home
February 10th at 9:30am

​March 2017
DVANN Annual Winter Meeting: Delayed Cord Clamping with Dr. Sarvin Ghavam
March 7th, 2017 from 5:30pm-8:30pm
Location: Virtua Voorhees, 303 Lippincott Drive, Marlton, NJ in the GE Training Lab, 1st Floor

April 2017
Annual DVANN/PPS Dinner: "Gaining Objectivity During Neonatal Resuscitation: Learning Lessons Through Video Recording" with Elizabeth Foglia, MD, MSCE
April 19th, 2017 from 6:00pm-8:00pm
Location: Sheraton Society Hill Hotel, 2nd & Dock Street, Philadelphia, PA

​March of Dimes March for Babies
Sunday, April 30th from 7:00am-11:00am
Location: Navy Yard, Philadelphia, PA
Click here to sign up for DVANN's team!

June 2017
DVANN Community Service Event at Philabundance
Date: TBA

Summer Dinner Meeting: "Liquid Ventilation" with Dr. William Fox
Tuesday, June 6th from 5:30pm-8:30pm
Location: Abramson Research Center at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

​September 2017
Annual Membership Appreciation Dinner with AnnMarie Barber, MSN, CRNP to discuss "Effective Communication Strategies for Improved Patient Care"
September 14th, 2017
Location: Riverwinds Restaurant, West Deptford, NJ

October 2017
NANN's 33rd Annual Educational Conference
October 11th-14th, 2017
Location: Omni Providence Hotel and Rhode Island Conference Center in Providence, RI

November 2017
DVANN's Annual Fall Conference- Neurological Development of the NICU Patient
November 14th, 2017
Location: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Colket Translational Research Building

December 2017
DVANN Journal Club
December 8th, 2017 0900-1100
Location: The Pop Shop in Collingswood, NJ
Topic: The Role of Standardized Line Changes for CLABSI reduction in the NICU

January 2018
DVANN Community Service Event: Mother's Home
When: January 24, 2018

February
DVANN Community Service Event: Mother's Home
When: February 28, 2018
Sign-up here if interested

March
DVANN Annual Winter Dinner Meeting: 
Legalization of Marijuana: Unintended Consequences on our Most Vulnerable Patients
When: March 13, 2018
Location: Virtua Health Center For Learning - 1200 Howard Blvd., Mt. Laurel, NJ (Room E, Second Floor)
Cost: Free for Members! $20 to join DVANN/Attend - $25 for Non-Members
Email dvannurses@gmail.com if you wish to attend. We will send you a PayPal invoice via email.
Click here for flyer!
*1.0 CNE provided from NANN for this event

DVANN Community Service Event: Mother's Home
When: March 28, 2018
Sign-up here if interested


April
March of Dimes March for Babies
When: April 15, 2018 from 7:00am-11:00am
Location: Navy Yard, Philadelphia, PA