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8110 Gatehouse Road, Falls Church, VA 22042

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2022 Third Annual Inova Neuroscience Nursing Conference: Reigniting Your Neuroscience Passion

Latest Standards of Patient Care, Education and Research in Neuroscience Nursing

Two-Day Event (Register for one or both days)

Thursday, October 27, 2022

Stroke Certified Registered Nurse (SCRN) Review Course
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Physicians Conference Center, Inova Fairfax Medical Campus

(in-person only)*
Review Course Syllabus

* The Thursday course, Stroke Certified Registered Nurse (SCRN) Review Course, is offered in-person only.

Friday, October 28, 2022

3rd Annual Inova Neuroscience Nursing Conference

Breakfast for in-person attendees: 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.
Conference 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Marriott Fairview Park - Falls Church, VA

* The Friday conference is a hybrid event; some will elect to attend live and some by webinar. The webinar will be a simultaneous broadcast of the live event. If the number of people wishing to attend the live event exceeds 200, subsequent registrants will be directed to attend the online version via Zoom.

Cost & CEUs

  • Inova Nurses: Free
  • Non-Inova Nurses: $40 for one day; $60 for both days
  • Earn 7 Continuing Education Units through SCRN review course attendance (Thursday)
  • Earn 5.5 Continuing Education Units through virtual or in-person conference attendance (Friday)

Register Online

Inova Nursing Professional Development is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Virginia Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Criteria for successful completion includes attendance at the entire event and completion of an evaluation. There are no relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies for those with the ability to control the content of this activity.

Attendees will learn how neuroscience nurses:

  • Engage in evidence-based practice and quality improvement to transform patient care and outcomes
  • Work in integrated care teams and/or as coordinator or navigators for patients in epilepsy, spine, stroke and other neurological conditions of the brain, spine and nerves
  • Convene in quality standard working groups, research projects and in leadership development
Fadia Feghali

Event Chair

Fadia Feghali, RN, BSN, MS, NE-BC Vice President, Nursing, Inova Neurosciences

Fadia Feghali is an accomplished healthcare nursing executive with more than two decades of experience in nursing leadership in a hospital setting. In Inova Neurosciences she holds responsibility for nursing functions across the entirety of the service line: neurology, neurosurgery, neuroscience nursing, and neurological research and education while also overseeing a Neuroscience Shared Governance Nursing Council across the health system. She is a dedicated leader and is pioneering nursing education advancement and career pathways for Inova Neurosciences within the Inova Health System.

Patricia Lane

Keynote Speaker

Patricia Lane, MBA, BSN, SCRN, FAAN Vice President & Administrator, Inova Neurosciences

Patricia (Pat) Lane is a seasoned healthcare executive with more than two decades of experience in hospital leadership and a nurse. In Inova Neurosciences she holds responsibility for implementing and managing administrative and operational functions across neurology, neurosurgery, neuroscience nursing, and neurological research and education while also serving a two-year appointment as the President of the American Association of Neuroscience Nurses.

Dr. Cynthia Bautista

Review Course Instructor

Cynthia Bautista, PhD, APRN, FNCS Nursing Brains, LLC

Dr. Cynthia Bautista is a nursing entrepreneur who created her own company, Nursing Brains, LLC. She is an Associate Professor at Egan School at Fairfield University in Fairfield, CT. Cindy also works as a Neuroscience Clinical Nurse Specialist at Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital in New Haven, CT


Photos from 2021 Conference

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participants showing off t-shirts
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award ceremony
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