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Avera Conferences

We offer a variety of conferences for health care professionals.

  • Jul
    23
    Wednesday
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    Conference goal: This education activity will provide participants an opportunity to hear current topics in infection prevention and to dialogue and network with other infection prevention practitioners. This activity will lead to an improved and consistent practice of infection control and prevention. Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, lab technicians, surgical services staff, including CS Technicians, infection prevention practitioners, and employee health practitioners, occupational/employee health
  • Aug
    12
    Tuesday
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    The Department of Justice and Avera Violent Crime and Human Trafficking Conference Conference has been specifically designed to highlight standards of compassionate care for victims of crime, including human trafficking and sexual assault, and promote coordination of that care among providers, advocates, policy makers, and law enforcement. INTENDED AUDIENCE Physicians, mid-level practitioners, registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, social workers, counselors, administrators, law enforcement, advocates, policy makers, and community members.
  • Aug
    13
    Wednesday
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    The Department of Justice and Avera Violent Crime and Human Trafficking Conference Conference has been specifically designed to highlight standards of compassionate care for victims of crime, including human trafficking and sexual assault, and promote coordination of that care among providers, advocates, policy makers, and law enforcement. INTENDED AUDIENCE Physicians, mid-level practitioners, registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, social workers, counselors, administrators, law enforcement, advocates, policy makers, and community members.
  • Aug
    14
    Thursday
    8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    The Department of Justice and Avera Violent Crime and Human Trafficking Conference Conference has been specifically designed to highlight standards of compassionate care for victims of crime, including human trafficking and sexual assault, and promote coordination of that care among providers, advocates, policy makers, and law enforcement. INTENDED AUDIENCE Physicians, mid-level practitioners, registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, social workers, counselors, administrators, law enforcement, advocates, policy makers, and community members.
  • Sep
    11
    Thursday
    8:00 AM - 11:15 AM
  • Sep
    11
    Thursday
    8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
    Expanding connections among research scientists, faculty, students and researchers in the field through collaboration with South Dakota State University Academic Community and Avera Health.
  • Sep
    25
    Thursday
    5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    The Avera Cancer Institute Oncology Symposium is designed to enhance collaboration between the provider and the multidisciplinary team in caring for individuals with cancer across the continuum of care.
  • Oct
    3
    Friday
    8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    This conference has been specifically designed to highlight the current standards of care for the management of today's woman throughout her life span.
  • Oct
    7
    Tuesday
    11:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    The Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center Social Work Conference has been specifically designed to provide education, guidance and awareness to prepare professionals to serve and understand the needs of complex patients in the community.
  • Oct
    15
    Wednesday
    8:45 AM - 4:00 PM
    This educational opportunity highlights the wealth of excellent nursing practice throughout Avera. Best practices will be shared from across the continuum of care. Speaker presentations are listed below in the agenda.
  • Nov
    7
    Friday
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    The 32nd Annual North Central Heart Fall Cardiac Symposium will be Friday, November 7, 2014 at the Sioux Falls Convention Center.