Edmonton CONA Chapter

Vision Statement

A driving force within our community engaging orthopaedic professionals to excel.

Message from our President

 

 

President - Kim Stewart RN, ONC(C)

 

 

 

Chapter Executive

Kim Stewart

RN, ONC(C)
President
 
 

Christine Toews

RN, ONC(C)
President Elect/Secretary
 

Rebecca Gelhart

RN, BScN, ONC(C)
Past President

Daralyn Williams

RN, ONC(C)
Treasurer

Cheryl Moisey

LPN
Membership

Venesia Lu

RN, BScN, ONC(C)
Continuing Education

Shabeen Altaf

RN
Continuing Education

Stella Callender

RN, ONC(C)
Continuing Education

 

 
 

Dan Dupont

LPN
Continuing Education
 

Nadine Carwell

RN, ONC(C)
Continuing Education

Rebecca Foster

RN
Continuing Education

Marg Keddie

BScN, RN, ONC(C)
Archives/Twinning Liaison

Candace Kenyon

BScN, RN, ONC(C) (National Board Past President)
Funding
 

Christine Toews

RN, ONC(C)
Funding
 

Daralyn Williams

RN, ONC(C)
Funding
 

Guillaine Anderson

RN, ONC(C), (National Board Membership & Website)
Communications/Publicity
 
 

 

Events

Upcoming Events

Monday October 15,2018 - All Day Educational workshop - a day to review basic competencies for CNA Orthopaedic certification.  This day is open to those planning on writing the exam or interested in a review of orthopaedic basics!  Registrations & receipts thru Eventbrite. Download Brochure

May 29 - 31, 2019 --- 42nd CONA National Conference
                                 "The Rising Tides of Orthopaedics"  -- Saint John, New Brunswick

 

.Past Events

May 27 - 30, 2018  --  41st CONA National Conference - "Pile of Bones"  -  Regina, Saskatchewan  
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Monday May 7, 2018 - 2nd Annual Dr. Jim McMillan "Bones Doc" Day - "Know Pain - Know Gain"

Friday March 23, 2018 - University of Alberta - Ortho world Fair - this one day workshop is hosted by the University of Alberta. Registration is thru eventbrite.

Thursday January 18, 2018 - Free Educational Session  1730-1815h -- Topic "Amputee Rehab" by Dr. Heather Lindstrom from the Glenrose early intervention program

Thursday November 23, 2017 - Free Educational Session - 1730-1815h - Topic: "Journey of an Infected Patient: Joint Arthroplasty Gone Wrong" presented by Stacey Middleton, MN, BN, BSc, RN, ONC(C)

Saturday November 18, 2017 - 9th Annual Karin Greaves Memorial Educational Seminar hosted by the UofA Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine

Monday October 30, 2017 - Educational Session on "The Geko TM Device" - Edmonton. Presented by Katherine Cesarin. This evening session is being presented at 1730 - 1815h on International Orhtopaedic Nurse's Day. What is this Geko Device? What does it do? How does it pertain to orthopaedics? Come out to the session and find out!

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40th CONA National Conference - Toronto, Ontario

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1st Annual Dr. Jim McMillan "Bones Doc" Day - Game of Bones  - April 28, 2017 - Edmonton

This one day conference is directed to all lifelong learners of the Orthopaedic Heath Care Team ans is supported by the Dr. Jim McMillan Memorial funds.

Topics include: New Motor learning, Shoulder Injuries, Saving the Young Tragically Hip, Platlet Rich Plasma, Female Athlete Triad, MSK Injuries, Sport Concussion, and Overuse 'itis' Injuries.

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CONA National Conference - May 29 - June 1, 2016 - Edmonton

Theme: Fact, Fiction or Fantasy

Take a journey with us as we explore some exciting orthopaedic practices, some orthopaedic folklore and the exciting future in orthopaedics - Fact, Fiction or Fantasy.

 

Questions/Suggestions ? cona.edmonton@live.ca

 

Meeting Schedule

Monthly Meeting - 3rd Thursday of each Month  (EXCEPT July & August)

                    ** PLEASE note dates of the meetings are subject to change **

  • meetings are held at the Edmonton Bone & Joint Clinic (Edmonton Muscuoskeltal Centre)
  • 2nd floor of Northgate Mall  -  2068, 9499 - 137 Avenue  Edmonton, Alberta

2018 - 2019 Meeting Schedule

  • Thursday September 20, 2018
  • Thursday October 18, 2018
  • Thursday November 15, 2018
  • Thursday December 20, 2018
  • Thursday Janurary 17, 2019
  • Thursday Feb 21, 2019
  • Thursday March 21, 2019 - Annual General Meeting
  • Thursday April 18, 2019
  • Thursday May 16, 2019
  • Thursday June 20, 2019

** PLEASE note dates of the meetings are subject to change **

2017 - 2018 Meeting Schedule

  • Thursday September 21, 2017
  • **October Meeting Date Change to coincide with International Orthopaedic Nurse's Day**
    • Monday October 30, 2017
    • Education session on 'The Geko TM Device'
  • Thursday November 23, 2017  ** Please Note** Meeting Date changed**
    • Educational session 1730 - 1815 -- Topic ' Journey of an Infected Patient'
    • Local meeting following presentation
  • Thursday December 14, 2017
    • Christmas dinner and meeting hosted by CONA Edmonton. Please RSVP if attending.
  • Thursday January 18, 2018
    • Educational session 1730 - 1815h -- Topic "Amputee Rehab"
    • Local meeting following presentation
  • Thursday February 15, 2018
  • Thursday March 15, 2018 -- Annual General Meeting
  • Thursday April 19, 2018
  • Thursday May 17, 2018
  • Thursday June 21, 2018 - Meeting and Indoor Picnic - All Welcome

** PLEASE note dates of the meetings are subject to change **

 

 

 

any questions please do not hesitate to contact us at:    cona.edmonton@live.ca

 

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