Georgia Association of Occupational Health Nurses

2021 GAOHN Conference October 28-30, 2021--Register to Attend

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2021 GAOHN Fall Conference – Brasstown Valley
October 28-30, 2021
Brasstown Valley Resort
6321 US-76, Young Harris, GA 30582
Phone – (706) 379-9900
Reservations must be made using this link: GAOHN 2021 []
The cut-off date for making hotel reservations is AUGUST 13th.
Reservations must be made by this time for the group rate.
Register at: 
Conference Fees
Attendee Type Description Registration Fee
An active, paid member of AAOHN.
A previously active member; now retired from a paid position
but continues to be interested in occupational, safety and
environmental health and supports the purposes of AAOHN.
A licensed nurse enrolled as a student in a program of study
related to occupational, safety, and environmental health or a
student in a nursing program with interest in occupational,
safety and environmental health.
Non-Member A person who is not in one of the above categories. $325
Exhibitor or Sponsor See separate flyer varies
Guest 10/29 and 10/30 Lunches $100
Conference Agenda
Thursday, October 28, 2021
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm GAOHN Board of Directors Meeting – Room TBD
5:00 pm – 7:30 pm Registration/Welcome Reception/Networking Mixer/Charitable Donations
Enjoy a meet and greet with colleagues, safety, case manager, and human resources professionals. Enjoy
soft drinks and small bites.
Conference Agenda
Friday, October 29, 2021
7:15am-7:45 am Registration in Meeting Area/Breakfast in Hotel Restaurant
7:45 am-8:00 am Welcome
8:00 am-9:00 am Common hand, wrist and elbow injuries by Robin Lewis, PT
9:15 am-9:45 am Post Offer Employment Testing by Robin Lewis, PT
9:45 am-10:10 am Break/Vendor/Exhibitors
10:10 am-11:10 am Critical Incidents and Stress Debriefing by Debbie Smith, M.ED, CRC, CVE, CCM
11:10am-12:10pm Common Shoulder Injuries in the Workplace by Dr. Joy Hamilton, MD
12:10pm-1:30 pm Lunch/Business Meeting/Awards
1:30 pm-2:30pm Protecting the Safety and Health of Workers - Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) by
Micahel Hejazi, PH.D., MSPH, MSVM, SSFS, CHMM
2:30pm-3:30 pm Acupuncture Treatment Options by Euhna Cho, L.Ac. and Chang Choi, L.Ac.
3:30pm-3:45pm Break/Vendor/Exhibitors
3:45pm-4:4pm Returning Your Attention to Yourself for Health: The Act of Consciously
Resting by Dr. Kofi Kondwani, Ph.D.
4:45pm-5:45pm The Knee: Anatomy, Most Common Injuries and Treatment Options by Dr.
Pennington, MD
Saturday, October 30, 2021
7:15am-7:45 am Registration in Meeting Area/Breakfast
7:45 am-8:00 am Welcome
8:00am-9:00am Telepsychiartry in Workers' Compensation by Dr. Suzanne Tambasco, DNPPMHNP,
9:00am-10:00am How does Spinal Surgery work and what does spinal surgery treat by
Dr. Lee Kelley, MD
10:00am-10:15am Break/Vendors/Exhibitors
10:15am-12:15pm Advances in Treatment of the Burn Injury by Joycelyn Hill, NP
12:15pm-Close Lunch/Closing Remarks/Evaluations
Agenda subject to change
GAOHN is the provider of this event and there are 12 Contact Hours Pending. This activity has been submitted to SCNA for approval
to award 9 contact hours. SCNA is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing
Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Select One will provide 1 Contact Hour and Select Medical/Emory Outpatient/Physiotherapy
will provide 2 Contact Hours.
In order to receive full contact hour credit for this CNE activity, you must:
1. Be registered for this activity
2. Sign-in for the activity using two unique identifiers
3. Be present no later than 10 minutes after the starting time
4. Remain until the scheduled ending time
5. Complete the evaluation
6. Partial credit may be awarded for attendance on Friday, Saturday or both. Contact Planning Committee Chair for