Carilion-Sponsored Conferences

Share this:

General Tips and Information

  • Check the individual listings below for specific registration information. Contact Loretta Hall at 540-985-4094 if you have questions. 
  • The listings below are considered Save the Date notifications to help you plan your attendance at educational conferences.
  • Space at all conferences is limited so plan ahead and register early.
  • Bring a sweater and, if you have specific dietary needs, also bring a snack.
  • Parking may be limited and have an associated cost so consider carpooling and public transportation when feasible.
  • Every effort will be made to list all continuing education credits we are planning to offer; however, if you have questions, please call Loretta Hall at 540-985-4094.

For conference exhibitors only: To pay the fee for exhibiting at a Carilion-sponsored conference, please go to HR PayOnline and select the appropriate conference as directed.

2015 Nursing Speaker Series

Please visit this site January 1, 2015 to see the events scheduled for 2015.

Pain Resource Nurse

March 24 - 25, 2015

Pain Resource Nurse Brochure (pdf)

Target audience: Nurses wanting to be trained as a pain resource nurse.

Location: Roanoke Higher Education Center, 108 N. Jefferson St., Roanoke, VA 24016

Registration EXTENDED until March 19

Care Management Dinner #1

March 25, 2015

Target audience: Social workers and case managers.

Janet Crawford, M.H.A., M.B.A., P.C.C. presents "Yes We CAN; Courage + Attitude = New Opportunites"

Location: Roanoke Memorial, 6th floor auditorium.

For more information, download the Care Management Speaker Series Flyer (pdf).

Registration closed--full.

Spring Multispecialty Symposium for Primary Care Physicians

April 11, 2015

Target Audience: Primary Care Physicians

Location: Wytheville Meeting Center

No fee; registration is mandatory

To Register, contact Carilion Direct at 800-422-8482 or 540-266-6000.

Spring Multispecialty Symposium Brochure (pdf)

Open for registration

Topics in Respiratory Care and Sleep

April 17, 2015

Target audience: Respiratory/Sleep clinicians.

Location: Valley View Holiday Inn, Roanoke.

View the conference brochure (pdf)

Open for registration

It's All About the Surface Conference

April 24-25, 2015

A two-day Introduction to the Perception-Action Approach

Location: Jefferson College of Health Sciences

Surface Brochure.doc

Cognitive Rehabilitation Therapy: Practical Interventions and Personalized Planning

April 25, 2015

Target audience: Speech-Language Pathologists; Physical and Occupational Therapists

Location: Jefferson College of Health Sciences, Room 617: 101 Elm Avenue Southeast, Roanoke, VA 24013

Course Description:

This informative and interactive seminar, led by veteran Speech-Language Pathologist Jane Yakel, presents evidence-based techniques, strategies, and interventions for all levels of cognitive loss.

Carilion Employees:

  • Register via Cornerstone OnDemand - Use conference number CE951C.
  • Tuition is paid by Carilion Clinic. A signed payroll deduction form is required to confirm your registration.

Non-Carilion Employees:

  • Fee $100. VTCSOM and JCHS Student and Carilion Retiree Fee $50. Other students and retiree fee $60. Includes program manual, continuing education credits/contact hours, light breakfast, lunch and afternoon snacks.
  • Register through Carilion Direct at 540-266-6000 or 800-422-8482.

Open for registration: closes on April 10

Care Management Dinner #2

May 11, 2015

Target audience: Social workers and case managers.

Joan Fisher, M.D., Ph.D., of Carilion Clinic, presents "What's the Rush? Is My Loved One Really Dying?"

Location: Roanoke Memorial, 6th floor auditorium.

Event brochure

2015 Annual Perinatal Conference: Optimizing Perinatal Health, Quality and Outcomes

May 29, 2015

Target audience: All perinatal clinicians.

Location: Hotel Roanoke.

For more information, view the brochure(.pdf)

All participants, including Carilion employees, call Carilion Direct to register: 800-422-8482 Or 540-266-6000.

Open for registration

Combined End of Life Nursing Education Consortium

June 4-5, 2015

Target audience: End of life care and grief support providers.

Location: Valley View Holiday Inn, Roanoke.

Open for registration

Stroke Conference

June 19, 2015

Target audience: Clinicians caring for stroke patients.

Location: Valley View Holiday Inn, Roanoke.

Care Management Dinner #3

August 19, 2015

Target audience: Social workers and case managers.

Location: Roanoke Memorial, 6th floor auditorium.

Sepsis Conference

Sept. 3, 2015

Target audience: All clinicians who may deal with patients who could be come septic.

Location: Jefferson Center, Roanoke.

Starpoints

Sept. 19, 2015

Target audience: Emergency responders.

Location: Valley View Holiday Inn, Roanoke.

View the Save the Date card (pdf)

Therapy Conference

Sept. 19, 2015

Target audience: Those working in physical, occupational or speech therapy.

Location: Roanoke Memorial, 6th floor auditorium.

Speech Therapy Mini Conference

Oct. 10, 2015

Target audience: SLPs.

Location: Roanoke Memorial, 6th floor auditorium.

Oncology Conference

Oct. 15, 2015

Target audience: Primary care physicians and all clinicians who work with oncology patients.

Location: Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center

Transforming Care Through Nursing Research (Evidence Based Practice)

Oct. 22, 2015

Target audience: Nursing research clinicians.

Location: Holiday Inn Roanoke, Valley View

Physical Therapy Mini Conference

Oct. 24, 2015

Target audience: Physical therapists and physical therapy assistants.

Location: Roanoke Memorial, 6th floor auditorium.

2015 Pediatric Conference

December 3, 2015

Location: Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center

Forensic Nurse Examiner Conference

December 10, 2015

Location: Holiday Inn Roanoke, Valley View