Events

Spring 2017

Upsilon Education Event – “Patient-Controlled Dying in the Land of ‘NO’: What New York Nurses Should Know” 
February 22, 2017
2:15 pm – 3:15 pm
433 First Avenue
Room 760
Please join the STTI Upsilon Chapter Education Committee as we welcome Dr. Judy Schwarz, the Clinical Director of End of Life Choices New York, who will discuss end of life care and New York State healthcare policy that affects nurses and patients at end of life.
Mentoring 2017 Cohort Kick-Off Event
February 28 2017
433 First Avenue
Room TBD
Our next mentoring cohort will kick off with a mentor matching event. If you are interested in being a mentee, please complete the application here. Applications are due Friday, February 3.
March Journal Club and Board Meeting
March 7, 2017
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm (Journal Club)
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm (Board Meeting)
433 First Avenue
Room 760
Join Dr. Allison Squires, Associate Professor at NYU Meyers as we critique a study exploring access to professional interpreters to decrease hospital costs readmission rates. Afterward, stay for our bimonthly Board meeting to hear about and have input into our upcoming activities and events. Light dinner is provided. As always, if you cannot make it in person, you can always join us virtually! Information to connect is provided with the meeting agenda or is available by contacting nyu.upsilon@gmail.com.
Mentoring 2016 Cohort Closing Event 
March 8, 2017
Time and location TBD
Our 2016 Mentoring Cohort will celebrate the close of their year-long experience. Stay tuned for more details!
Upsilon Chapter Induction and Awards Ceremony
April 3, 2017
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Rosenthal Pavilion, Kimmel Center
60 Washington Square South
Please join Upsilon Chapter for a wonderful night of celebration. We will hold the official induction ceremony for our Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 new members, celebrate Upsilon’s scholarship and grant recipients, honor members and friends with Upsilon awards, and highlight our community service partner for 2016-2017 - New York Common Pantry.
Spring 2017 New Member Orientation
April 19, 2017
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
433 First Avenue Room 220
Upsilon welcomes our newly inducted Spring 2017 members! All new members are welcome to join us in celebration of your acceptance into STTI. Light refreshments and relaxation activities will be provided as we network and discuss your future with STTI and Upsilon Chapter.
May Journal Club and Board Meeting
May 2, 2017
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM (Journal Club)
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM (Board Meeting)
433 First Avenue
Room 760
Join us for an in-depth review of a research and/or practice article related to current issues in healthcare (topic and presenter to be determined). Afterward, stay for our bimonthly Board meeting to hear about and have input into our upcoming activities and events. Light dinner is provided. As always, if you cannot make it in person, you can always join us virtually! Information to connect is provided with the meeting agenda or is available by contacting nyu.upsilon@gmail.com.
Upsilon Annual Business Meeting
May 22, 2017
433 First Avenue Room 760
Upsilon Chapter will host its Annual Business Meeting, for which all members are to receive updates on the chapter’s budget and strategic plan, reports from committees, results of the spring elections, and installation of new officers. More details to come!

 

Summer 2017

Upsilon Transition Meeting 
June 13, 2017
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
433 First Avenue
Room 760
The final Board Meeting for the year will be for a transition from the 2016-2017 Board to the 2017-2018 Board. At this meeting, the 2017-2016 budget, strategic goals, and committee charges will be set for the upcoming year.