2015 Nursing Leadership Summit








Thank you for joining us September 10 - 11, 2015

Check out photos from the event on our facebook page

Doubletree by Hilton Detroit/Dearborn map.


The purpose of this summit was advancing nursing leadership by expanding nurses’ capacity and effectiveness to lead, which is critical to advancing health in Michigan.

Who Attended?

Nurses, Nursing Students, Community Partners, Educators, Clinicians, Researchers


• Critically reflect on diverse concepts, processes, and tools from multiple perspectives essential to advancing leadership and advancing health.
• Create the context for harvesting wisdom and cultivating future leaders in nursing education, practice and research.
• Engage participants through lecture and discussion about opportunities for professional relationship building and strategies essential to emerging and developing careers.


Our Planning Committee:
Barbara Medvec, RN, MSA, MSN, NEA-BC
Jeanette Klemczak, MSN, RN, FAAN
Roxanne Roth, RN, MSN
Deb Bach Stante, RN, BSN, MPH, MSW
Kamla Yancy, RN, BSN
MaryLee Pakieser, MSN,RN, FNP-BC
Dianne Conrad, DNP, RN, FNP-BC

Thank You To Our Sponsors and Exhibitors!
Friday Keynote - Detroit Medical Center
Friday Keynote - Oakland University School of Nursing
Morning Break - Michigan Association of Nurse Anesthetists
Action Coalition Lapel Pins - Mercy Health

Adult Well-Being Services Concordia University Ann Arbor - Dearborn Center
Detroit Medical Center
Early on Michigan / Build Up Michigan
Eastern Michigan University
Henry Ford Health System
Hospice of Michigan
Indiana Wesleyan University
Integrated Pharmacy Network
Madonna University College of Nursing
Mercy Health
Michigan Association of Nurse Anesthetists
National Association of Hispanic Nurses
Oakland University School of Nursing
Oakwood Healthcare, Inc.
Ohio University
Sparrow Health System
St. John Providence
The Ecology Center
Trilogy Health Services, LLC
University of Detroit Mercy
University of Michigan Health System - Nurse Recruitment
University of Michigan School of Nursing
Vital Nurse Staffing LLC
Walden University School of Nursing

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This activity has been submitted to the Midwest Multistate Division for approval to award nursing contact hours. The Midwest Multistate Division is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

For more information regarding contact hours, please call Stacie Hill at 517-347-3332.