California Central Valley Chapter

Central Valley California Fall Learning Program

  • Dates: 20 – 20 Oct, 2018
  • Location: Granite Bay Golf Club
  • Address: 9600 Golf Club Drive Granite Bay, California 95746
Join us for a complimentary educational event this fall, where you can network with colleagues, earn CE contact hours, and learn more about PCNA.

PCNA members and non-members are welcome to register and attend. Please share this with colleagues and friends.

 

Program Topic: Clinician's Guide to the Management of Atherogenic Lipids


Learning Objectives:
  • Discuss the prevalence of elevated triglyceride (TG) levels and its important role as a cardiovascular risk factor in the assessment, diagnosis, and management of dyslipidemia
  • Use evidence-based practices and guidelines in managing hypertriglyceridemia
  • Assess appropriate integration of new and emerging therapeutic approaches to manage TG-based dyslipidemia, mixed dyslipidemia, and associated cardiovascular risk

Chapter Information

The California Central Valley PCNA Chapter was started in 2006 by Kim Newlin, Charlene Bolstad and Adria Beaver. This chapter serves Sacramento, Roseville, Folsom and Elk Grove primarily. However, members also travel from Chico and Redding to the North, Vallejo to the West, Reno, Truckee, Tahoe, or Carson City to the East and Stockton, Modesto, and Fresno to the South.

Local members include registered nurses, nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, primary care and family practice providers, cardiac rehabilitation, exercise physiologists, hospital and research based as well as outpatient clinic nurses.

“We look to collaborate with other organizations such as Society for Vascular Nurses, AACVPR, CANP, AHA to provide great free educational programs to health care providers in our community, covering topics from lifestyle changes, holistic health, prevention through exercise, diet and medications, pathophysiology and the most recent clinical trials and evidence based practice." -Kim Newlin


Spring Learning Program 2017

California Central Valley Chapter sign with leaders

Pictures from Kindness is Contagious 2016


Chapter Leadership

Kelly Grady, MSN, MPA, RN-BC, PHN, ONC
Chapter Leader
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Leadership Team
Kim Newlin
Roxanne Wimmer
Jody Sytten
Suzanne Ade
Frances Pattmon