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Denver College of Nursing (DCN) students joined Dr. Shawn Elliott. BSN Program Director for the Legislative Connection Dinner, sponsored by Colorado Nurses Association (CNA)

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 7:52 PM

The Colorado Nurses Association held the eighteenth annual dinner at Scottish Rite Masonic Temple in Denver on January 30th. There were over 20 DCN students, from quarter one up to quarter seven, in attendance.  This was the largest number of students in attendance from state approved ADN or BSN programs. The focus of the night was the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact and the anticipated positive impact it will have on the Denver healthcare community.  Throughout the dinner current Colorado Legislators introduced upcoming bills relevant to the healthcare community.  DCN students were able to learn about upcoming opportunities, as wells as network within a large framework of seasoned healthcare veterans in attendance.

CNA supports and encourages student participation through scholarships and mentorships.  For more information about events, scholarships, and other opportunities please visit their website:  Please join us next year for an informative, enjoyable dinner with legislators and industry experts!