Meeting Schedule

All CTENA Members Welcome!

CTENA 2019 Meetings will be held the third Wednesday of the month at 6pm.  Centrally located, Middlesex Hospital will host meetings in the Goodwin Conference Room or the Bardenheier Conference Room. 

*Additional info will be posted for specifics on Dinner+Learn events when available.

For information:

Please contact the CTENA 2019 President, Kara Cleveland, BSN, RN, CEN for information and specifics at karclev68@yahoo.com

Members whom are not able to attend a meeting and wish minutes, can contact the 2019 CTENA Secretary,  Mary Davis, BSN, RN, CEN at: marydavisrn@snet.net


2019 EVENTS

  • December 6th, 2018
    ADVANCE 2019 - Shoreline, Westbrook
  • January 16th, 2019
    Board Meeting - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown - Goodwin Conference Room
  • February  20th, 2019
    Board Meeting - Middlesex Hospital - Due to weather the CTENA Board Meeting is cancelled. It will be rescheduled at a later date.
  • March 20th, 2019
    Board Meeting - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown - Bardenheier Conference Room
  • April 11th, 2019
    Join the Connecticut Emergency Nurses Association And your Nursing Peers For a “Night of Networking”, 6-8pm, Gouveia Vineyards, 1339 Whirlwind Hill Rd, Wallingford, CT
  • April 17th, 2019
    Board Meeting - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown - Goodwin Conference Room
  • April 24-25th, 2019
    NERS – Newport, Rhode Island
  • May 15th, 2019
    Board Meeting/Dinner & Learn - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown - Bardenheier Conference Room
  • June 19th, 2019
    Board Meeting/Dinner & Learn - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown -  Bardenheier Conference Room
  • September 18th, 2019
    Resolutions for National – Middlesex Hospital, Middletown - Goodwin Conference Room
  • October 16th, 2019
    Board Meeting/Dinner&Learn - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown - Goodwin Conference Room  
  • November 2019
    ASCEND Conference - TBD

2018 Events

  • December 6th, 2017
    ADVANCE 2018 - Backus Hospital
    Click here for more information on attending.
  • January 10th, 2018
    NERS Planning/Board Meeting - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown 
  • February  7th, 2018
    NERS Planning - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown
  • February 22nd, 2018
    Board Meeting - Backus Hospital, Norwich 
  • March 8th, 2018
    Dinner+Learn:"Radiology for ED RN" -  Midstate Medical Center, Meriden 
    click here for info
  • March 8th, 2018
    NERS Meeting  -  Midstate Medical Center, Meriden
  • March 28th, 2018
    NERS Meeting - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown
  • April 7th, 2018
    NCC Instructor Course 0800-1700 - YNHH - George Street, New Haven
  • April 11th, 2018
    NERS Planning - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown
  • April 19-20, 2018
    NERS - Foxwoods Casino
  • May
    Dinner+Learn: (pedi) - Lawrence and Memorial Hospital, New London
  • May 14th, 2018
    TNCC/ENPC Instructor - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown
  • June 7-8, 2018
    CEN Review Course 0800-1700 - Backus Support Office, Norwich
  • June  27th, 2018
    Dinner+Learn: "Stop The Bleed" - Backus Hospital, Norwich
    click here for info
  • July 19th 2018
    Goodwin conference room. Bring a potluck item to share. - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown
  • September 12th, 2018 
    Resolutions for National - Backus Hospital, Norwich​
  • October 9th, 2018
    Dinner+Learn:"Pediatric Injury Prevention" - Middlesex Hospital, Middletown
    click here for info
  • November 7th, 2018
    ASCEND Conference - Hartford Hospital Campus
    (see ASCEND page for detailed info)
  • November 28th, 2018
    Finance Meeting - VA Hospital, West Haven
  • December 6th, 2018
    ADVANCE 2019 - Shoreline, Westbrook

2017 Events

  • November 30th, 2016
    ADVANCE 2017 - Bristol Hospital
  • January 12th, 2017
    Courage Conference Room, Farmington
  • February 23rd, 2017
    Windham
  • March 21st, 2017
    Midstate - Dinner&Learn
    "Millennial & Generation Z"
    click here for info
  • April 10th, 2017
    St Francis
  • May 10th, 2017
    YNHH - Shoreline Campus -
    "Dangers of Illegal Prescription Drug Factories"
    click here for information
  • June 1st, 2017
    Backus
    Dinner and Learn
    "Strangulation ~ Prelude to Homicide"
    click here for information
  • July 13th, 2017
    closed meeting
  • September 6th, 2017
    Middlesex (Resolutions)
  • October 12th, 2017
    THOCC, New Britain
    Dinner & Learn
    "Munchausen by Proxy Syndrome"
    click here for info
  • November 1st, 2017
    ASCEND - Cromwell

2016 Events

  • December  9th, 2015
    ADVANCE 2016
    John Dempsey Hospital/UCONN
  • January 14th, 2016
    HHC Connect, Batterson Park Road, Farmington
  • February 24th, 2016
    Saint Francis Hospital
  • March 16th, 2016
    Bristol Hospital
    Dinner & Learn
    "Metabolic Emergencies"
    please click here
  • April 6th, 2016
    Midstate Medical Center
  • May 12th, 2016
    Shoreline Medical Center
    Forensic Examiners (SAFE) Program Presentation
    click here for more information
  • June 8th, 2016
    THOCC, New Britain Campus
    "Hyperglycemic Emergencies"
    for more information click here
  • July 6th, 2016
    Board Retreat, Ellington, CT
  • September 8th, 2016
    Middlesex Hospital (Resolutions)
  • October 12th, 2016
    CCMC
    Dinner & Learn
    click here for info to register
    "Stabilization of the pediatric patient prior to transport to inter facility transport"
  • November 10th, 2016
    ASCEND - Crowne Plaza, Cromwell, CT
  • November 15th, 2016
    TBD - Board Members only

2015 Events

  • December 4th, 2014
    Bristol Hospital
    ADVANCE - 2015
    (minutes)
  • January 14th, 2015
    Farmington
    Board meeting
    (minutes)
  • February 24th, 2015
    Middlesex
    Board meeting
  • March 25th, 2015
    Midstate
    Board Meeting
    (minutes)
    Dinner & Learn
    "Open Fractures" presented by Matt Razon, PA-C,
    click here for info
  • April 30th, 2015
    Saint Francis
    Board Meeting
    (minutes)
  • May 20th, 2015
    Stamford
    Board Meeting;
    Dinner & learn
    "Updates on Cardiac & Respiratory Emergencies"
    click here for info
  • June 4th, 2015
    Windham
    Dinner & learn 
    "Emergency Medicine Update"
    click here for info
  • July 15th, 2015
    closed
    (minutes)
  • September 22nd, 2015
    Middlesex
    Board Meeting & Resolutions for national
  • October 22nd, 2015
    CCMC, Hartford
    (minutes)
    Dinner & learn
    "Bedside Handoff Report"
  • November 10th,2015
    ASCEND - 2015
    Crowne Plaza, Cromwell

2014 Events

  • December 3rd, 2013
    ADVANCE - 2014
    (minutes)
    St Francis Hospital & Medical Center
  • January 8th, 2014
    Middlesex Hospital
    NERS planning meeting
  • January 13th, 2014
    Bristol Hospital
    (minutes)
    board meeting
  • February 17th, 2014
    Bristol Hospital
    ASCEND meeting
  • February 19th, 2014
    Middlesex Hospital
    NERS planning meeting
  • February 27th, 2014
    Sponsor Hospital (minutes)
    "Saving The Brain in the ED"
    Click here for info
  • March 11th, 2014
    Middlesex Hospital
    NERS planning meeting
  • March 20th, 2014
    Waterbury Hospital
    (minutes)
    Bizzozero Conference Room
  • April 17-18
    Mystic Hilton
    N E R S
  • May 20th,2014
    Hartford Hospital
    (minutes)
    "Necrotising Fascitis of the Abd:A Case Study"
    Click here for info
  • June 3rd, 2014
    St Francis Hospital
    (minutes)
    "A Team Approach to the Care of Burns & Skin Disorders in Children."
    Click here for info
    July 22nd, 2014
    Sue's House
    (minutes)
    Closed board meeting
  • September 18th, 2014
    Backus Hospital
    No meeting, Educational
    click here
  • September 23rd, 2014
    Middlesex (Resolutions)
  • October 7-11
    Indianapolis, Indiana
    National ENA Conference
  • November 5th, 2014
    ASCEND

2013 Events

  • December 4th, 2012
    ADVANCE - 2013
    (minutes)
    Sponsor Hospital, New Haven
  • January 16th, 2013 
    Sponsor Hospital, New Haven
    (minutes)
  • March 13th, 2013
    Hartford Hospital
    (minutes)
  • March 27th, 2013     
    Midstate Medical Center
    Implementing a Nurse Driven UGPIV Program in the ED
    Click here for details
  • April 3rd, 2013
    NERS planning
    Middlesex
  • April 10th, 2013
    CCMC, Hartford
    (minutes)
    Recognition of Child Abuse in the ED
    click here for details
  • May 1st, 2013
    NERS meeting/Bristol
  • May 15th,2013
    Bristol Hospital
    (minutes)
  • June 12th,2013
    THOCC, New Britain (Ed.)
    Acquired Hemophilia
    click here for details
  • June 26th, 2013
    ASCEND planning meeting
    UCONN 1730
  • September 11th,2013
    Middlesex Hospital (Resolutions)
    (minutes)
  • October 9th,2013
    Backus Hospital (Ed.)
    click here for details
    (minutes)
    "Healthy Work Environment: What it is, How can I get it & Why should I care."
  • October 30th, 2013
    ASCEND planning/ TBA
  • November 6th, 2013
    ASCEND
    Coco Key's, Waterbury 

2012 Events

  • December 7th, 2011  
    ADVANCE  2012 
  • January 17th
    St Francis Hospital
  • February 28th
    UCONN Health Center
    "Sepsis"
    CEU's awarded
    click here for info
  • March 28th
    Bristol Hospital (Level E)
  • April 19th
    THOCC
    CEU's awarded
    "The Role of the I.O. Needle in Clinical Practice"
    click here for info
  • May 16th
    Middlesex Hospital
  • June 20th
    Midstate Medical Center
    "Don't Taz me Bro": the effects of Tazers on The Agitated Patient 
    click here for info
  • August 27th
    Sponsor Hospital
    New Haven
    (Resolutions for National)
  • October 2nd
    William T. Backus Hospital
    "Solid Organ Injuries"
    click here for info
  • October 23rd
    ASCEND Committee Prep Meeting
    Middlesex
  • November 8th
    ASCEND
    click here for more info

2011 Events

  • January 11th,2011 
    ADVANCE -  2011
    Midstate Medical Center
    click here for meeting minutes
  • February 23rd,2011
    Midstate Medical Center
    click here for meeting minutes
  • March 9th,2011
    Bristol Hospital
    Caring for Adult  Alcohol Withdrawal
    for more info click here
  • April 13th,2011
    UCONN Keller Auditorium
    Farmington, CT
    Small Victims, Big Challenges: Pediatric Triage, Treatment and Recovery in Disasters
    for more info click here
  • May 18th, 2011
    Sponsor Hospital, New Haven
    "Initial Treatment + Management"
    for more info  click here
  • June 7th,2011
    The Hospital of Central CT
    New Britain, CT
    Board Meeting
  • September 6th,2011
    Resolutions Meeting
    Middlesex Hospital
    Middletown, CT
  • October 5th,2011
    Marriott Conference Center
    Rocky Hill, CT
    "Strategies to Assist Individuals with Special Needs"
    for more info & to attend click here
  • October 26th,2011
    ASCEND Meeting
    Rocky Hill Volunteer Ambulance
  • November 10th, 2011
    ASCEND
    Coco Key Convention Center
    Waterbury, CT

2010 Events

  • January 20th, 2010
    ADVANCE
    CHA Wallingford
  • 2-23-2010
    Manchester Memorial Hospital   Speaker: Marge Letitia
    Congenital Heart 2-2010
  • 3-18-2010
    Bristol Hospital
  • 4-21-2010
    Midstate Medical Center
    Speaker:Dr.David Shapiro
    Case Study Blunt Abdominal Trauma
    For information on attending click here 
  • 5/20/2010
    The Hospital of Central CT
  • 6/16/2010
    Midstate Medical Center
    June Hot Topic dinner and learn presentation "Burns" 
    For information on attending  click here
  • 7/20/2010
    St. Mary's Hospital
    ASCEND Planning  www.stmh.org
  • 9-15-2010
    Middlesex Hospital
    Resolutions for National Conference
  • 10-19-2010
    ASCEND Meeting
    Rocky Hill Vol.Amb/Fire Complex
  • 11-4-2010
    ASCEND
    Rocky Hill Marriott

2009 Events

  • January 6th,2009
    ADVANCE  

    Connecticut Hospital Association
    Wallingford   
  • February 26th
    Bristol Hospital
  • March 24th
    Hospital of St Raphael
    Click here for Deb Civello's presentation:    Pediatric Sedation2 
  • May 20th
    The Hospital of Central CT
  • June 30th
    Manchester - ECHN
    Topic:  From The Heart: STEMI Update
    for more info click here:   
    STEMI_6-30-09
    Speaker: Anthony E. Kepler, RN, EMT-P, Certified Safety Professional
  • September 24th
    Middlesex Hospital
    State Meeting
  • October 29th
    Rocky Hill Vol. Amb/Fire Complex
  • November
    ASCEND
    Rocky Hill Marriott 
  • December 3rd
    Rocky Hill Vol. Amb/Fire Complex
    3050 Main St.
    Rocky Hill, CT 06067