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Chapter Dinner Meeting - Topic: True GRIT - Can we make resilience a pandemic? Speaker: Kristine Powell

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Presentation Overview

With 32 years in emergency nursing practice and leadership, Kristine Powell can speak to the rigors and challenges of a high stress setting and the toll it can place on nurses and other healthcare providers.  A lifetime in emergency care and a recent pandemic provide a backdrop for this speaker to discuss neuroscience-based best practices in developing resilience in self and in a team. A simple framework in the form of GRIT Tips will illustrate a proactive approach to enhance resilience and add joy to work as well as life for workers and leaders in a high stress environment.

About Our Speaker


Kristine Powell, MSN RN CEN NEA-BC FAEN, has more than 32 years of emergency nursing experience and is the Director of Emergency Services for Baylor Scott & White Health – North Texas Division, based in Dallas, Texas. She is Board Certified in emergency nursing (CEN) and as a Nurse Executive-Advanced (NEA-BC) and was inducted as a Fellow in the Academy of Emergency Nursing (FAEN) in 2015. Kristine is a lifetime member of the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) and serves on local, state, and national committees.  She been a guest speaker at many local, state, and national conferences and has several publications in emergency care journals and books.  


Grilled chicken breast w/a light cream sauce of sun dried tomatoes and herbs served over penne pasta

Fired roasted vegetables

Country style green beans

Caesar salad

New York cheesecake


Member Type Early Bird* Regular
Chapter Members    $20    $35
Non-Members    $30    $45

* Early Bird discount for registration and online payment at least three days before event.

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Type of activity: Meeting

Date: October 15th, 2020

Hour: 6:00PM to 9:00PM

Number of PDUs: 1.0


Members: $35.00

Non members: $45.00


Texas Star Conference Center

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