AWHONN MI Presents: Unlock Your Potential with Interaction and Intrigue

Unlock Your Potential With INTERACTION and INTRIGUE

Registration & Breakfast will begin at 7:00 am. The first presenter will begin promptly at 8:00am.

  • Unscrambling the Puzzle of Diabetes – Alyssa Moore, RN
  • Moving Toward Diversity, Equity & Inclusion – Cheryl (Larry Osman) Bellamy, DNP, RN, CNM, CNS & Washtenaw I.S.D. Trusted Parent advisors
  • Clues to Pain Control – Michelle Amstutz, RN
  • How to Escape Human Trafficking- Madonna Ladouceur, DNP, RN, ACNS-BC, EFM-C
  • The Mystery Revealed – Leslie Beaster, RNC, EFM-C

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  • Member: $85 + $5.32 Fee
  • Non-Member: $115 + $6.84 Fee
  • Retired Senior: $80 + 5.07 Fee
  • Full Time (non-licensed) Student: $35 + 2.79 Fee

2020 Vision in 2021 Knowledge Put into Action

20/20 vision in 2021: KNOWLEDGE PUT INTO ACTION

Virtual Conference presented via Zoom will begin promptly at 8:00 am.


Rebecca L. Cypher, MSN, PNNP AWHONN 2020 President

  • Electronic Fetal Monitoring Fundamentals
  • Uteroplacental Physiology Concepts Made Simple
  • Minimizing Perinatal Nursing Liability

Ramona Peel, MA

  • Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Basic LGBTQ+ Terminology


Trish Klassa, MSN, RN, CNS-C, IBCLC

  • COVID-19 Updates and Compassionate Care of Self



How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Nichole Rekowski  email:


What’s the refund policy?

NO REFUNDS after May 1, 2021!!


Do I get contact hours for attending this conference?

Yes, 5.5 CE’s are offered for those in attendance. Attendees must attend the entire conference and fill out the evaluation at the end of the conference to receive their CE certificate.



This activity has been submitted to the Ohio Nurses Association for approval to award 5.5 contact hours. The Ohio Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91)

Chapter Meeting – The Opioid Crisis: What can WE do?

  • Presenters
  • Cheryl Genord R.Ph
  • Liz Loomis DNP, RN
  • Overall Purpose:
  • Identify the importance of safe opioid management, storage and disposal to reducing the opioid crisis.
  • Objectives:
  • Discuss opioid dosing criteria utilizing a case study
  • Describe post discharge management of unused opioids.
  • 1.5 Nursing Contact Hours Provided
  • AWHONN Members:             $10.00
  • Non-AWHONN Members:     $15.00

There will be a light dinner and networking at 5:00 pm followed by educational presentation at 5:30 pm.



Fall Conference: Bridging the Gap in Obstetric Care Across the State


Bridging the Gap In Obstetric Care Across the State
Registration & Breakfast will begin at 7:00 am. The first presenter will begin promptly at 8:00 am.


Promoting Physiologic Birth to Reduce Primary Cesarean Birth

Lisa Kane Low, PhD, CNM, FACNM, FAAN

And Then She Was Gone…

Charles S. Johnson IV

Maternal Mortality in Michigan Panel Discussion

Mary Schubert, MSN, NE-BC (Moderator)

Bruce Rochefort, MD

Matthew Allswede, MD

Cheryl Larry-Osman, RN, MS, CNM, CNS

Charles S. Johnson IV

Understanding Opiate Use Disorder in Pregnancy

Kati Hughes, DNP, APRN, CNP, CARN-AP

Human Trafficking and the Health Care Provider

Madonna Ladouceur, DNP, RN, ACNS-BC, EFM-C

Join MI AWHONN in reaching our goal of donating 5,000 diapers to Michigan babies.

Please consider bringing a pack of diapers to the conference or making a monetary donation at the conference.