News from NYSCHA (Updated 03-10-2014)

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Call for Nominations
NYSCHA 2014 Student Award &
NYSCHA 2014 Student Group Award

Nominations are now being accepted for the NYSCHA 2014 Student and Student Group Awards. If you would like to nominate a student or student group, please complete the form below and email it to Paula Snyder. Nominees must be students at a New York State college or university. Students graduating in May 2014 are eligible. Awards will be announced  May 1, 2014 and also at the October NYSCHA Meeting.

The deadline for nominations is Monday, April 25, 2014. If you have questions, contact Paula Snyder at or call (716) 376-7569.

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NYSCHA 2014 Annual Meeting

October 22-24, 2014 • Syracuse, New York
Planning for the 2014 Annual Meeting is underway. Care will be taken to offer sessions to meet the needs and interests of our many disciplines in college health. We welcome your proposals to present at the annual meeting, as well as your suggestions for topics and speakers. The NYSCHA 2014 Annual Meeting will open on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 with lunch followed by the Opening Keynote presentation. The conference will conclude on Friday, October 24 at noon. Companies that provide services and products for college students and health services and non-profit organizations that specialize in services for students will be invited to exhibit on Wednesday and Thursday. For more information and the Call for Programs, check the NYSCHA Annual Meeting page. The deadline for submitting a proposal has been extended to Wednesday, April 30, 2014. The Call for Proposal site will remain open after this date.

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Handouts from Previous NYSCHA Annual Meetings
The handouts from the sessions are available on the Annual Meeting page of this web site. The handouts are organized by the session in which they were held.  We appreciate our speakers’ willingness to share their presentations with us.

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Conferences/Meetings of Interest

We would be happy to post your announcement of a conference/meeting being held in New York State. Please send your announcement to Mary Madsen at

The College Health Symposium
Thursday, May 22
The College at Brockport

We are looking forward to an exciting day of education and networking! The College Health Symposium will be held on the campus of The College at Brockport. Programs include Common Dermologic Conditions, Anaphylaxis Update, Medical Home, and Mental Health Update. The cost is $50 if registered by May 10. This activity has been submitted to Ohio Nurse Association for approval to award contact hours.

PDF Document College Health Symposium - Brochure and Registration Information

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NYSCHA Job Listings

If you would like to post a position on the NYSCHA web site, send the job description to the NYSCHA web master ( Announcements will be posted on the NYSCHA web site for 30-45 days.