Continuing Education Symposiums

Continuing Education Symposiums

The Faith Community Nurse Network provides at least four professional nursing education symposiums each year for contact hour credit. The events are sponsored in part by Hennepin County Human Services & Public Health Department.

This activity will be awarded 3.6 contact hours for State Boards of Nursing.

Symposium Details:

  • Program Times: begin at 9:30 AM (registration opens at 9:00 AM) – 12:30 PM
  • Each registered attendee will be provided a box lunch at the end of the program


  • Series of four (4) symposiums in 2017 (25% discount): $75 for Faith Community Nurses (FCNs); $150 for all other attendees who are not FCNs
  • Individual symposiums: $25 (FCNs); $50 (non-FCNs)
  • Symposiums are offered at a $15 charge to enrolled nursing students who are not Registered Nurses

Preregistration is required five days in advance (a $5.00 surcharge will be applied after the cutoff).

Contact our office at or call 651-204-0904 for additional information.

If you are interested in learning more about Partnership or Sponsorship, please complete this form, and our office will contact you. Information about sponsorship opportunities can be found here.

2017 Symposium Schedule

Click to Register for 2017 Symposiums – Twin Cities Metro

Upcoming Programs:

October 25, 2017 – Intentional Listening

Presentation by Liz Andress, BA, MA

Adath Jeshurun
10500 Hillside Lane W
Minnetonka, MN 55305
Location on Google Maps

Click to Register for 2017 Symposiums – Twin Cities Metro

Past Programs:

January 18, 2017 – Falls Prevention

Presentation by Jean Wyman, PhD, RN, APRN, GNP-BC, FAAN, FGSA, Professor at the University of Minnesota School of Nursing.


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Centennial United Methodist Church
1524 West County Rd C2
Roseville, MN 55113
Location on Google Maps

April 19, 2017 – Advocacy and Gun Violence

Presentation by Kathi Koehn, MA, RN, Executive Director of MNORN and Rev. Nancy Nord Bence, Executive Director of Protect Minnesota


St. Stephen Lutheran Church
8400 France Ave S
Bloomington, MN 55431
Location on Google Maps

Additional Opportunity: Learn about ANCC FCN Certification
Have lunch with Sondra Weinzierl, FCN, who received her certification in 2016 and will walk you through the FCN certification process and answer questions. This session will be held from 12:45-1:45PM in the Chapel Room. There is no additional charge and attendees will receive 1 CE credit. Please RSVP to if you are interested in attending.

Presentation by Rose Wichmann, PT, Manager of Struthers Parkinson’s Center

Trinity Evangelical Free Church
10658 210th St W
Lakeville, MN 55044
Location on Google Maps

“We learned to access resources to help people in our community and got a great sense of what it’s like being a FCN.”