About Us

Since 1990, the Society of Pediatric Nurses has maintained its core values: commitment, integrity, leadership, and excellence.

 

In 2005, the Ohio Chapter of the SPN was founded. The OSPN aims to be the premier resource for Ohio nurses caring for children and their families.

Membership

To join the OSPN, you must first join the Society of Pediatric Nurses.

  1. Sign in to the SPN website
  2. Click My Profile on the bottom right
  3. Click Edit, then Update Your Profile
  4. Click the tab at the top that says Chapter Membership
  5. From here, update your membership and join a chapter.

Events

The OSPN hosts many events throughout the year, many of which offer CEUs!

 

General membership meetings
Birthday celebration
Annual SPN National Conference
Annual OSPN Fall Conference
and more!

Connect!

Visit our Facebook, Instagram, or LinkedIn pages by clicking the links below.
 

 

Awards & Scholarships

The OSPN provides research grants to one SPN/OSPN member annually for the purpose of conducting research related to children and their families. All studies ranging from pilot studies to large, multi-site studies will be considered.

 

Winners will be announced at the OSPN Fall Conference in September.

Contact Us

Have a question not answered on our other site pages?

Visit our Contact page to find contact information for all of our board members. Or, fill out our form and we’ll get back to you ASAP.

Thanks for stopping by!

Welcome to 2020!

We’re excited to break in the year (and decade) with you!

Come visit us in Akron on February 19 from 5-7 PM for our first Pediatric Nurses’ Night Out of the year.

– Program: Supporting Grieving Children

– Presenter: Nancy Carst, MSW, LISW; Jennifer Deuble, MA, CCLS; Nicole Robinson, MFA

You do not need to be a member to attend. Hope to see you there!

About Us

Mission Statement: “To promote excellence in nursing care of children and their families through support of its members’ clinical excellence, education, research, and advocacy.”

Since 1990, the Society of Pediatric Nurses has maintained its core values: commitment, integrity, leadership, and excellence.

In 2005, the Ohio Chapter of the SPN was founded. The OSPN aims to be the premier resource for Ohio nurses caring for children and their families.

Membership

To join the OSPN, you must first be a member of the National Society of Pediatric Nurses.

 

To join the OSPN chapter:

  1. Sign into the SPN website with your username and password
  2. Click on My Profile on the bottom right
  3. Click on “Edit” and “Update Your Profile”
  4. Click on the tab at the top titled “Chapter Membership”
  5. Update your membership and join a chapter.

Upcoming Events

February Nurses’ Night Out

  • 2/19/2020, 5-7pm
  • Akron Children’s Hospital
  • Topic: Supporting Grieving Children

Nationwide Children’s Pediatric Neuroscience Nursing Symposium

  • 3/6/2020, 7:30 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Nationwide Children’s Hospital

SPN National Conference 2020

  • 30 year anniversary celebration!
  • April 22 – April 25
  • Disneyland Hotel, Anaheim, CA

 

About Us

Mission Statement: “To promote excellence in nursing care of children and their families through support of its members’ clinical excellence, education, research, and advocacy.”

Since 1990, the Society of Pediatric Nurses has maintained its core values: commitment, integrity, leadership, and excellence.

In 2005, the Ohio Chapter of the SPN was founded. The OSPN aims to be the premier resource for Ohio nurses caring for children and their families.

Membership

To join the OSPN, you must first be a member of the National Society of Pediatric Nurses.

 

To join the OSPN chapter:

  1. Sign into the SPN website with your username and password
  2. Click on My Profile on the bottom right
  3. Click on “Edit” and “Update Your Profile”
  4. Click on the tab at the top titled “Chapter Membership”
  5. Update your membership and join a chapter.

Upcoming Events

February Nurses’ Night Out

  • 2/19/2020, 5-7pm
  • Akron Children’s Hospital
  • Topic: Supporting Grieving Children

Nationwide Children’s Pediatric Neuroscience Nursing Symposium

  • 3/6/2020, 7:30 AM – 4:30 PM
  • Nationwide Children’s Hospital

SPN National Conference 2020

  • 30 year anniversary celebration!
  • April 22 – April 25
  • Disneyland Hotel, Anaheim, CA

Want to join the OSPN?

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. Terms of Use

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close