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Tuesday, March 11, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

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Chicago, Ill. Career Fair
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
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where the nurses are
A must-attend opportunity for experienced RNs

Registration & Exhibit Hall Hours Benefits for RNs

For experienced, licensed RNs
(with at least one year of experience)
8:15 a.m.: Registration Opens
10 a.m.: Exhibit Hall Opens
2 p.m.: Exhibit Hall Closes

NEW HOURS For Students and New Grads
Noon.: Registration & Exhibit Hall Opens
2 p.m.: Exhibit Hall Closes

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Free Admission - Walk-ins Welcome
(Register onsite)

Free CE Seminars
Free Parking
Totebag (limited quantities)

Free Coffee Break
Buffet Lunch Discount
Enjoy the famous Drury Lane lunch buffet for a special price. First 200 RNs will receive a $5 off coupon.
(Regular buffet price $15)

$500 VISA Gift Card

Must be present to win

Career Opportunities!

Attendees are encouraged to dress professionally and bring copies of their resume.

  FREE Continuing Education Seminars
  (Earn up to 3 contact hrs, provided by Gannett Education)

Speaker: Peggy Hasenauer, RN, MS

9-10 a.m.Current Trends in Diabetes Research
Learning Objectives:  The goal of this presentation is to inform nurses of the current trends in diabetes research and how it can directly impact the care they provide to patients.

Upon completion, participants will be able to do the following:

  1. Identify four key areas of diabetes research: basic research
  2.  Discuss different “cure possibilities” with regard to treating and curing diabetes.
  3. Identify three prominent areas of interest in diabetes research
  4. Discuss clinical research in diabetes care as it related to children and adults with boy type I and type II diabetes
  5. Verbalize the need for bridging funding, investigator irritated studies, and support for junior faculty to focus on research in a meaningful way

Noon-1 p.m.Beyond Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes: Genetic Forms of Diabetes

Learning Objectives:  The goal of this presentation is to alert nurses about various forms of
diabetes beyond type 1 and type 2, and that nurses are uniquely positioned to support patients
with these rare but significant genetic forms of diabetes.

Upon completion, participants will be able to do the following:

  1. Discuss the history of monogenic diabetes research, and recent history that has reinvigorated excitement in the diabetes field about this form of diabetes.
  2. Define “monogenic diabetes”
  3. Identify the main subtypes of monogenic diabetes.  Specifically the diagnosis and treatment of neonatal diabetes, and MODY
  4. Discuss different types of monogenic diabetes in case study format and how they might be identified in various clinical practice settings
  5. Identify professional resources and resources for individuals who think that they may have a monogenic form of diabetes

2-3 p.m.: Diabetes Tools and Technology – Myths, Applications, and Future Use
Learning Objectives:  The purpose of this presentation is to inform nurses of myths regarding
diabetes tools and technology so that they can effectively use these diabetes tech tools when supporting their patients and families.

Upon completion, participants will be able to do the following: Discuss various categories of diabetes technology and tools

  1. Identify three myths among those presented related to diabetes technology
  2. Identify which tools can be used for insulin pump therapy in combination with CGM and meters
  3. Name applications available to individuals with diabetes and how they can be utilized
  4. List complications associated with reimbursement and prior authorization regarding some of these products

Continuing education certificates will no longer be issued in paper form. Online instructions and evaluation password will be given during the class. Attendees must register complete a (free) registration form at Nurse.Com to access continuing education evaluations. A digital certificate will be issued after completion of the evaluation of each course. Evaluations may be accessed for up to 90 days following each event.


 FREE Seminar on Legal Nurse Consulting
Presented by Vickie Milazzo Institute
Introducing RNs to the role of the Certified Legal Nurse Consultant
Time: 8:30 - 11:30 a.m. Credits: 2.16 Contact Hours
Call: 800-880-0944 or click here to register for this seminar.
Registration to attend the Career Fair does NOT allow you into this seminar. You must register separately.Vickie Milazzo Institute is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the
American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
Chair Massage Sponsor

RSA Medical

ALC Home Health Care
Alden Management Services
American Home Health
Aurora University
California Casualty
The Carle Foundation
Centegra Health System
DuPage Medical Group
ELPH -Easy Look Up to Phone Home
Franciscan St. James Health
The Gideons International
HCR ManorCare
Holycross Brokerage
Houston Methodist Hospital
Independence Plus
Indiana Tech

Kish Health System
Little Company of Mary Hospital
Maxim Healthcare Services
Medical Management Innovations Inc.
Mercy Hospital & Medical Center

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition National-Louis University
Northwest Community Healthcare
Norwegian American Hospital

Olivet Nazarene University

Palos Community Hospital
Phoenix Children's Hospital
Presence Health
RSA Medical
Saint Anthony Hospital
Sinai Health System
Tenet Chicago
United States Air Force Nurse Corps
US Army Healthcare
University of Chicago Medical Center
Vein Clinic of America
Vickie Milazzo Institute
Walden University
Western Governors University
Wound Care Education Institute
more to come.

 For Information on Exhibiting

For more information and sponsorship opportunities contact
your local sales representative or
Call: 800-868-8944 ext. 5 |

2014 Chicago Career Fair Information Packet - download here

2014 Career Fair Application - download here

CE Topics/Schedule subject to change. Seating is limited. RNs must be present to win any prize or drawing/limited quantities.

Gannett Education is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Gannett Education is also accredited by the Florida Board of Nursing (provider no. FBN 50-1489) and the California Board of Registered Nursing (provider no. CEP 13213).


Have questions about Chicago, Ill. Career Fair? Contact Career Days

When & Where

Drury Lane Theatre
100 Drury Lane
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181

Tuesday, March 11, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

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Organizer Career Days

Our Career Days are designed to introduce experienced, licensed RNs to regional and national recruiters. The majority of our exhibitors will be attending solely to meet nurses who are currently licensed, have some experience in a nursing setting, and are available to work immediately. If you are not readily available for employment, be prepared that many exhibitors may not accept your resume at this event. 



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