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Join us on Friday, November 9, 2012

for our Annual Meeting and Vendor Fair

at Fort Snelling Officer's Club

in Minneapolis


Great Speakers, Great Topics and

6.0 Hours of P.A.C.E. Credits Available!


Agenda  I  RSVP  I Vendor Tables I Directions  I  Area Hotels




Vendor Setup




Welcome to 2012 meeting & 2013 meeting planning


Effective Communication using Real Colors

Sharon Stanke, Sponsored by the Minneapolis VA

P.A.C.E. Credit: 1 hour


Break and Vendor Fair


Rapid C.Diff

Norman Moore, Sponsored by Alere

P.A.C.E Credit: 1 hour


Flu Predisposing Patients to Pneumonia

Norman Moore, Sponsored by Alere

P.A.C.E. Credit: 1 hour


Lunch and Vendor Fair


Systematic Anticoagulation Management

Jane Keathley, MS, PMP, MT (ASCP)
Principal Consultant, Keathley and Company, LLC

P.A.C.E. Credit: 1 hour


Regulatory and Compliance Issues and Administrative Oversight
Janice Pini, POCC and Kay Creed, Lab Administrative Director, Westside Regional Med Center, Plantation, FL
P.A.C.E. Credit: 1 hour


Point of Care Testing in the ER, a Nursing Perspective

Karen TooToo, Harris Health System Houston, TX,
Sponsored by Abbott

P.A.C.E. Credit: 1 hour

4:00pm Adjourn
RSVP by November 2

Via Email

Constance Brastad at

Reserve a Table by November 2
Exhibit Space

Click here for the Exhibit Space Form

W-9 Form Click here for the W-9 Form
Location and Directions


Fort Snelling Officers' Club

395 Highway 5 and Post Road

St. Paul, MN 55111

Phone: 612-767-1960 ext. 202


The Fort Snelling Officer’s is located about 2 miles from the Minneapolis VA. From Highway 5 (which is how you get to the Mpls/St. Paul airport) exit on Post Road, just before the Fort Snelling park you turn left into the Officers Club. 


Area Hotels
Mendota Heights, MN

Courtyard Marriott
1352 Northland Dr., Mendota Heights
651-452-2000  I  Website

Fairfield Inn
1330 Northland Dr., Mendota Heights
651-454-1978  I  Website

Eagen, MN

Holiday Inn
2700 Pilot Knob, Eagan, MN
651-454-3434  I  Website

3000 Denmark Ave, Eagan, MN
651-405-0988  I  Website

Hampton Inn
3000 Egandale Pl., Eagan, MN
651-688-3343  I  Website

Bloomington, MN (near the Mall of America)*

Embassy Suites
7901-34th Ave So., Bloomington, MN
952-854-1000  I  Website

Country Inn & Suites
2221 Killebrew Dr., Bloomington, MN
952-854-5555  I  Website


Best Western Plus
1901 Killebrew Dr., Bloomington, MN
952-854-8200  I  Website

Homewood Suites
2261 Killebrew Dr., Bloomington, MN
952-854-0900  I  Website

*There is a light rail train system that goes from the Mall of America to the VA Medical Center.

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