Anticipated Costs 

The GNLA is presented in partnership with Hill-Rom.  This partnership will provide the 2016-2017 Fellows and Leadership Mentors with the following accommodations during the duration of the academy:

  • Lodging for Workshop I & II and STTI Biennial Convention
  • Breakfast and lunch associated with Workshops I & II
  • 2-day registration for STTI's Biennial Convention (28 October - 1 November 2017 in Indianapolis, IN)   
  • All required workshop learning materials

The following expenses will be the responsibility of the Fellow and Leadership Mentor:

  • Fellow participation fee - $1,000 
  • Travel to Workshops I & II and STTI's Biennial Convention
  • Dinner during Workshops I & II
  • All meals at STTI’s Biennial Convention (except for celebration dinner)   
  • Additional activities associated with the Fellow's individualized leadership development plan and interprofessional project

Recommended sources for additional assistance include:

  • Employers
  • Civic organizations
  • Hospital auxiliaries and foundations
  • Government agencies
  • Philanthropic organizations
  • Community and professional foundations
  • Professional organizations and STTI chapters
  • Department of Labor Workforce Services

Returns on Investment from completing the GNLA

  • Access to world-class experts in leadership and geriatrics
  • A formal leadership development mentorship
  • Thorough assessment of leadership skills and personalized leadership development
  • Intensive exposure to evidence-based approaches to health care of older adults
  • The opportunity for guided development of an inter-professional leadership project
  • Formal evaluation processes
  • The benefits of coming together with other geriatric nurses for collaborative learning experiences
  • The opportunity to present your work at an STTI biennial convention

Continuing nursing education contact hours and a certificate of completion will also be awarded at the completion of the 18-month GNLA, contingent upon:

  • Completion of pre assignments prior to workshops
  • Attendance at both workshops
  • Participation in monthly learning enhancement activities
  • Design and implementation of an inter-professional team project
  • Arrangement and facilitation of site visits
  • Submission of site visit reports in a timely manner
  • Submission of abstract for poster presentation for STTI Biennial Convention
  • Attendance at biennial convention and presentation of poster
  • Submission of final report/evaluation

STTI is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Presented in Partnership with Hill-Rom.

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