LPN Clinical Practice Review

Phillips Hall, Siebens Building, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota



Monday, September 24, 2018

Conference description:

The 2018 LPN Clinical Practice Review is designed to share clinical updates on a variety of topics, impacting all ages, across the continuum of care. This clinical review course applies to LPNs practicing in a variety of settings, both inpatient and outpatient.


  • Identify the impact of prevention and screening on patient outcomes
  • Recognize the benefits of nutrition on health and wellness
  • Discuss the lifelong impact of adverse childhood experiences

Intended audience:

This conference is designed for licensed practical nurses and other healthcare providers who work in a variety of settings and desire a clinical update.

Date and Location:

This conference will be held on Monday, September 24, 2018 in Phillips Hall, first floor, Siebens Building, Mayo Clinic, 100 Second Avenue SW, Rochester, Minnesota.

About the provider:

Mayo Clinic’s mission is to inspire hope and contribute to health and well-being by providing the best care to every patient through integrated clinical practice, education, and research.

Mayo Continuing Nursing Education conducts educational conferences that will advance nursing practice.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, has been granted Magnet® Recognition for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. 


Registration Details

Register before September 4, 2018

The conference registration fee of $150 includes instructional materials, breakfast, and break refreshments. Lunch will be on your own. Pre-registration is required, and preferred by September 4, 2018.

Out of respect for conference participants, children are restricted from the conference.


If you cancel your participation in this conference, your registration fee, less an administration fee, will be refunded when written notification is received by Mayo Continuing Nursing Education before September 4, 2018 (email: cne@mayo.edu). No refunds will be made on or after September 4, 2018.

Mayo Continuing Nursing Education reserves the right to cancel or postpone any conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event Mayo Continuing Nursing Education must cancel or postpone this conference, Mayo Continuing Nursing Education will refund the registration fee, but is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.


7:00 a.m.
Registration and Breakfast
7:50 a.m.
Welcome and Announcements
8:00 a.m.
2018 Immunization Update for Children and Adults
Robert Jacobson, MD, FAAP
9:00 a.m.
Sherry Chesak, PhD, RN
9:45 a.m.
10:00 a.m.
Tobacco and Heart Disease: 2018 and Beyond
Kathleen Zarling, MS, APRN, CTTS, NC-BC
10:45 a.m.
Diet and Food Trends: Changing the Way We Eat
Angela (Angie) Murad, RDN, LD
11:45 a.m.
Lunch (on your own)
12:45 p.m.
Lipid Management 2018: Effective Use of Lifestyle and Medical Therapy
Stephen Kopecky, MD
1:30 p.m.
Stop Holding Your ACEs! Understanding Adverse Childhood Experiences and Opportunities for Intervention in our Community
Margene Gunderson, MA, PHN, BSN, Brian Lynch, MD
2:15 p.m.
2:30 p.m.
Depressive Disorders and Treatment
Virginia Nash, DNP, APRN, CNS
3:15 p.m.
You the Everyday Hero LPN: Remember Your Power to Make a Difference
Amy Dee


You must complete the evaluation and claim your certificate to earn contact hours.


Participants can earn up to 6.75 ANCC nursing contact hours for attendance at the conference, commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity and completion of the evaluation. 

Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Lodging and Parking


Most hotels in the area are either connected to the conference facility via skyway and walking subway or offer a complimentary shuttle service to Mayo Clinic campus.


Hotels connected via skyway/walking subway:

Doubletree by Hilton Rochester - Mayo Clinic Area

Rochester Marriott Mayo Clinic Area

Hilton Garden Inn


Hotels that offer a complimentary shuttle service:

Centerstone Plaza Hotel Soldiers Field

Comfort Inn and Suites


See the Rochester Convention & Visitors Bureau for a guide to more lodging options in Rochester, MN.



View a map indicating the location of downtown parking facilities. The cost of parking is not included in the registration fee.

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