Meeting Agenda/Minutes

Meeting Agenda/Minutes

2019 Regional Dinner/ Presentation/ Meetings (Dinner 6:30 pm, Lecture begins 7:00 pm immediately follow by business mtg.) FREE to SGNA members and $10 for non-members.

Early 2019 regional meetings will be scheduled accordingly due to early National SGNA Conference in April 2019 (as oppose to the past Nationals usually held in the month of May)

1st Meeting January 8, 2019 Tuesday St.Joseph's Hospital Medical Center Paterson. Presentation by Boston Scientific Topic: "AXIOS"- Business meeting features: Introduction to 2019 Officers AND announcement of our scholarship winner for 2019 National SGNA Conference at Portland, Oregon!!

2nd Meeting April 2, 2019 Tuesday Valley Hospital. Presentation Topic ERBE

Resolutions to be reviewed for Nationals~

3rd Meeting June 5,2019 Wednesday Englewood Medical Center Topic "Colon Cancer" presented by US Endoscopy

National Conference Report

4th Meeting September 10,2019 at Morristown Medical Center. Topic "Endoscope Associated Infections" presented by Boston Scientific.

**Please note this meeting will feature nominations for our next President-Elect and Treasurer* Therefore please consider someone you would like to nominate or nominate yourself!! Any questions regarding descriptions of these positions, please contact us!

5th  and LAST Meeting Wednesday Noveber 6,2019 at CHilton Medical Hospital. Topic Presentation "Microbes in the Endoscopy Environment" presented by US Endoscopy/STERIS

Voting results will be announced for President-Elect 2020 and Treasurer 2020-2022 **Prior to November meeting look out for ballots via email/ mailings/ fax**

***We are now seeking future venues/presentations for our 2020 Regional meetings, please notify 2020 President Ivonne Carvajal***

*** For updates in our Northern N.J. Region, we encourage you to please stay after each presentation for brief business meeting. Attendance will increase your chance at door prizes and scholarship to Nationals!!!*****

Northern Region Calendar

HAPPY New Year Everyone!! May our 2019 be filled with GI Education and continuous Support from our GI Peers!

All Meetings: Dinner 6:30 pm - Lecture begins 7:00 pm and short business meetings follow

We invite you to come to our meetings and network amongst our GI peers!

Next meeting: November 6 at Chilton Medical
**Please stay for brief business meeting after presentation for updated news and be eligible for our Door Prize!! Results for Pres-Elect and Treasurer nominations for 2020 to be announced!

 Don't forget,coming to the meetings held after the presentation can increase your chance in winning a scholarship to the 2020 SGNA National Annual Course in Kentucky!

See Upcoming meeting dates and topics of presentations under Meeting Agenda/Minutes

AND Congratulations Oscar T. for being the recipient for the Doris Barnie Scholarship for Certification in 2018 AND obtaining your GI Certification in 2019!!

We are proud to announce our 2019 scholarship winner for the SGNA National Conference at Portland, Oregon...CONGRATULATIONS Nora Connelly!! Alternate will be Margaret Toth and Cindy Hyland!

Other 2019 meetings
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