To the Virginia Association of Rehabilitation Nurses:
In accordance with the Association of Rehabilitation Nurses (ARN). Our Mission is to promote and advance professional rehabilitation nursing practice:
Through Education, Advocacy,
Collaboration, and Research
To enhance the quality of life for those affected by disability and chronic illness.
VARN Updates Fall 2017:
The VARN conference held in Ruckersville, Va in June was very well received
by all that were able to attend. "The Crash: Before, During, and After" was
coordinated using Eventbrite, our first attempt at electronic registration was
successful and will be used as a registration option for other upcoming events.
The reviews and comments from attendees were excellent and all of the speakers
were very well received. The full detail of the summary review is available
VARN held a board meeting on August 18th in Goochland, Va. Thanks again to Brenda French for hosting a very enjoyable and productive meeting. The Board awarded the following members with the Jeanne Gant Memorial Scholarship:
Tracy Meyer, Alice Webley, Elsa White, Wayne Campbell and Brenda French.
Each member received $600 toward their costs to attend ARN REACH in Seattle this November.
Elections will be in May of 2018. New
officers will be elected to the Board and will serve a 2 year term.
Please reach out to members and the Board with names of those interested
and willing to be more involved with VARN BOD. Any questions please
contact a current Board member. Contact information is available:
VARN will gather in Seattle on Thursday November 9th @ 6 pm. Email Lori at firstname.lastname@example.org or message the VARN FB page with your contact information so you can be notified once a meeting place is determined.
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