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Empowering Nurses: Infectious Diseases, Illicit Drug Awareness, Stress Management, and Workforce Challenges

May 22 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Empowering Nurses: Infectious Diseases, Illicit Drug Awareness, Stress Management, and Workforce Challenges
Wednesday, May 22, 2024
Southaven, MS

Join us in Southaven, Mississippi for riveting sessions where our expert presenters discuss infectious diseases, illicit drug awareness, successful communication across generations in the workforce, and effective strategies for managing stress in today’s challenging healthcare landscape. You will be sure to have an enlightening experience and leave with new insights and a deeper awareness of how to navigate some of the challenges you face as nurses, and the impact it has on healthcare.

Seating is limited, register now for FREE. Earn 6.0 Hours of CE (incl, 1.0 pharm, 1.5 CS).
This event is sponsored by the Mississippi Nurses Foundation.

Featured Presenters:

Julie McCord, MSN, MPH, NP-C, CIC – “Infectious Diseases”
Tomekia Luckett, PhD, APRN, PMHNP-BC – “Stress and Burnout”
Ashley “A.G.” Griffin, MSN, RN – “Leadership + Generational Workforce = Nursing Success!”
Col. Steven Maxwell, MPA – “Illicit Drug Awareness”


Baptist Memorial Hospital-Desoto
7601 Southcrest Pkwy
Southaven, MS 38670
Room: Desoto Room A, B, C at the North Entrance
Time: 8:30am – 4:00pm


If you are an MNA member or have attended a previous MNA meeting
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If you have never attended a meeting with MNA
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Cancellation and Refund Policy: If you register for this free event and determine that you are unable to attend, please contact the MNA office mna@msnurses.org.

The Mississippi Nurses’ Association (MNA) reserves the right to modify all courses and/or to substitute instructors at any time without liability. MNA further reserves the right to cancel any activity at any point leading up to and during the event. By registering for this event, you are giving consent for the use of your name, portrait, picture or photograph as part of the Mississippi Nurses’ Association events, activities, social media, and publications. MNA sponsorship does not imply MNA endorsement. 

If you require special accommodations, or have any food allergy needs, please advise Dana Walker at dwalker@msnurses.org.


The Mississippi Nurses’ Association is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.


May 22
8:30 am - 4:00 pm