Category: President’s Message

President’s Message – April 2016

President’s message April 2016 As I am attending the AORN Surgical Conference and EXPO in Anaheim this year, I am once again reminded of how valuable AORN is to perioperative nursing practice.  I feel fortunate for all they do to support nursing and assure the safety of our patients.  I am also reminded how important …

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President’s Message – February 2016

Yay Broncos!! What an exciting year for the Broncos and Peyton Manning.  I am thankful that the DAORN meeting is not competing with the Super Bowl.  🙂 First – I would like to congratulate Ellen Lord who was notified that she selected for the Mentorship Award.  A well deserved honor!! The AORN Surgical Conference and …

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President’s Message – January 2016

Happy New Year!  2015 flew by for me and I bet for you as well. The next DAORN Chapter meeting will be at Parker Adventist this Thursday January 14th.  With the new year this is a great time to make the commitment to be involved in DAORN.  If you have been involved and have thought …

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President’s Message – November 2015

The DAORN Educational Seminar and Vender Fair last Friday October 30th was a huge success. The speakers and breakout sessions were truly spectaular.  The slides from the speakers will be posted on the DAORN website for those who wanted copies.  Thank you for Peggy Camp and the members of the Fall Workshop Committee for all …

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President’s Message – October 2015

The DAORN Educational Seminar and Vender Fair is approaching fast.  The workshop will be at the Lowry Conference Center on Friday October 30th.  The day promises to be a wonderful educational opportunity, with fantastic speakers and breakout sessions.  Please pre-register to help the committee plan for the number of lunches needed.  As always, thank you …

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President’s Message – September 2015

It is hard to for me to believe that it is already September, the summer has flown by for me and probably for you as well.  I am really very excited to be the DAORN Chapter President for the up coming year. Our first meeting will be Thursday September 10th at North Suburban, social hour and …

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Fall 2015-2016 President’s Message

President’s Message I am proud to serve as your DAORN President for the 2015- 2016. As we start this year, I find myself reflecting on why I became and continue to be a perioperative nurse and member of DAORN, and I hope you do as well. As a chapter, we look forward to continuing to …

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President’s Message – May 2014

President’s Message May 2014 It is with mixed emotions that I write my last President’s Message. On one hand I will be sorry to retire my office; I’ve truly enjoyed every minute. But I’m equally excited to see the new directions and initiatives our new President, Sharon Luhrs, and her board and committees will take …

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President’s Message – March 2014

President’s message March 2014 A “heart”felt thank-you to Children’s Hospital and Tammy Woolley for hosting our February meeting. Our speaker, Dr. Brent O’Neill, provided a fascinating discussion on stereotactic surgery for epilepsy. Speaking of education-get ready to add another conference to your calendar for next year. Sharon Luhrs and Peggy Camp represented DAORN in launching …

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Presidents Message – February 2014

Unless you’ve been vacationing on Mars the last several months, it would be difficult to ignore the fact that Denver has a pretty good football team this year. I’m not a football fan, but I do like to watch Peyton Manning. He’s passionate about his job and he’s good at it, two attributes I admire …

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