8th Annual Northeast Safe Patient Handling Conference
Susan Gallagher
This is our EIGHTH Conference, and we're looking forward to another terrific event, with compelling presentations on the issues and technologies most relevent to today's Safe Patient Handling community. We're in the process of a confirming a wonderful roster of speakers and presenters, including Susan Gallagher and Guy Fragala - so register early and SAVE! And watch this space for more info.

Here are some of our distinguished previous SPH Conference presenters

Kelly FlewellinMary W. Matz,
MSPH, CPE, CSPHP, Chair of the U.S. International Panel on Patient Handling Ergonomics ”
Bill HirschuberKelly Moed, MSN, RN-BC, CSPHP; In 2011 received the NYS Zero Lift Task Force SPH Advocacy Award"
Guy FragalaGuy Fragala,
Winner of the National "2012 Advocacy Award for Safe Patient Handling"
Alexandra RellaAlexandra Rella, PT, DPT; Winner of the National “2011 Audrey Nelson Best Practices Award in Safe Patient Handling”
Margaret ArnoldMargaret Arnold,
PT, CEES, CSPHP; Winner of the National “2012 Audrey Nelson Best Practices Award in Safe Patient Handling”

Daniel SullivanDaniel Sullivan, MS; Director of Labor Relations and Workers Compensation at Saint Raphael’s Hospital in New Haven, CT
Bill HirschuberBill Hirschuber,MA, OTR/L; Winner of the National "2013 Audrey Nelson Best Practices Award in Safe Patient Handling"
BLee J.CyrLee J.Cyr, CPCU, ARM; Oversees three self-insurance programs, which cover 22 hospitals throughout Maine
ENancy McGannNancy McGann, PT, worked on the implementation of a safe patient handling program for the Exempla Healthcare system.
Esther MurrayYeu-Li Yueng, M.S., OT/L, CPE; Duke University and Health System

Debra Slack-KatzDebra Slack-Katz, Director, Safe Resident Handling, Clinical Risk Manager Genesis Health Care
Anna \“Kay\” SteadmanAnna “Kay” Steadman, MA, OTR, CHSP President/Owner of Essential Ergonomics & Safety Specialists Austin, TX
Andrea BaptisteAndrea Baptiste,
MA, OT, CIE Ergonomics Consultant for Eye on Ergonomics, Inc
Manon Labreche-ShortManon Labreche-Short, PT, CEAS II Tampa General Hospital
Esther MurrayEsther Murray, RN, MSN, COHNs, CSPHP; Murray Healthcare Consultants, LLC

Register NOW: $195; Fee includes 4 CEUs, reference materials, breakfast and lunch.

Please note we have rooms reserved for the evening of October 5, 2017 at The Courtyard Marriott at Concord, located right at the Conference Center. Reservations phone: (603) 225-0303; Guest room rate is $124.00, plus 9% state & local taxes; Individuals must call to reserve their reservations and are responsible for their own charges. All reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit or guarantee with a major credit card; The Courtyard Marriott will not hold any reservations unless secured by one of the above methods. All reservations must be received on or before Sept. 14, 2016.