A Message from Our President

Emily Keenan MHI, RN 

We are thrilled to bring you exciting news for 2021!

The 2020 Education and Development Committee has been busy and is thrilled to announce new networking and education programs with CE. Mark your calendars!

  • On April 13, 2021 (6:00 - 7:30pm; Virtual)
    • Boston Medical Center, COVID, Public Health and Informatics: Outreach strategies to ambulatory and underserved communities - presented by Geralyn Saunders MSN, RN ( CNIO), Meg Grande MSN, RN (Asst. CNIO) and John Cyzon (Manager of the Ambulatory, Willow/Pharmacy, & Clinical Decision Support Teams) 
  • On May 24, 2021 (6:00 - 7:30pm; Virtual)
    • Output from the 25 by 5 Symposium to Reduce Documentation Burden on U.S. Clinicians by 75% by 2025Scheduled to present: Sarah Rossetti, RN, PhD (Assistant professor, Columbia University) 
  • On June 22, 2021 (6:00- 7:30pm; Virtual) 
    • The Future of Nursing 2020-2030 Report (National Academy of Medicine): Scheduled to present committe member, Victoria L. Tiase, M.S.N., R.N. (Director of Research Science and Informatics Strategy at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and NAM Committee on the Future of Nursing 2020-2030 Member)
  • September 2021- Date to be announced
    • Nursing Informatics Research: 2 Years in Review; Scheduled to Present: Andrew B. Phillips PhD, RN ( Associate Professor, MGH INstitute of Health Professions)
  • On October 19, 2021 (5:30-7:30p; The Conference Center at Waltham Woods & Virtual),
    • NENIC will welcome back Dr. Patricia Brennan RN, PhD (Director, National Library of Medicine) for a dinner event at Waltham Woods! We are planning that we will be able to safely meet in person and cannot wait! 
(See below for past events and here is a quick link to the  NENIC COVID lecture series.)

Trends in Clinical Informatics: A Nursing Perspective has been canceled for 2021. We are exploring alternatives for CE and Networking. We have booked the Conference Center at Waltham Woods for 2022 (April 22, 2022), so save the date!  We will celebrate the future – as we define it together!

We are continuing to partner with Wolters Kluwer/ CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing and continuing our virtual journal club with CE offerings. We will be announcing new journal club events in March.

Be sure to keep up with the latest Nursing Informatics news from members. This can be easily found on our home page in the Latest News section (right bottom).

Student Membership

NENIC is pleased to announce a special reduced membership rate for students enrolled in a nursing informatics program. To learn more about this exciting opportunity, click here.

We are looking forward to an exciting new year.  We will continue to balance community updates, educational offerings, and leadership. It has been an honor to serve as NENIC President.

As always, we are “Nurses Transforming Healthcare through Informatics.”

Wishing you health, and strength in New Year,

Emily Keenan MSHI, RN (NENIC President) 

[email protected]



NENIC has a Joint Agreement with Boston Children's Hospital to bring continuing education programs to our membership. Activities will be submitted to the Boston Children's Hospital for approval to award contact hours. The Boston Children's Hospital is accredited as an approved of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation

Receive Computers Informatics Nursing (CIN) subscription online & in print at the discounted price of $49.99- Visit CIN Website and use promo code WLK030AA at checkout.

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April 22, 2022