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Welcome to Continuing Nursing Education at HBSON!




"CANCER PAIN: An Update for Nurses"

May 5, 2014, 9am-5pm

Speakers: Robert Smeltz, RN, MA, NP, ACHPN Clinical Coordinator for Palliative Care Service, Bellevue Hospital Center and Dorothy Wholihan, DNP, ANP-BC, GNP-BC, ACHPN Coordinator for Palliative Care Specialty Program, NYU College of Nursing

CE Hours: 6.5

Cost: $150

Students: $99

Click here for flyer with program and registration information.

"Enhancing Breastfeeding Success: Pregnancy, Birth, and Beyond"

May 7, 2014

Speakers: Judith Lothian, RN, PhD, LCCE
Associate Professor in the College of Nursing, Seton Hall University, Chairperson on the Certification Council of Lamaze International and Director of the New York City Lamaze Childbirth Educator Certification Program

Allison Walsh, IBCLC, LCCE, FACCE
Manager of the Parent Education and Lactation Services Programs at Beth Israel Medical Center, a Fellow of the
American College of Childbirth Educators,
International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC)
Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator (LCCE), and La Leche League International Leader

CE Hours: 7

Cost: $150

Students: $99



REGISTRATION INFORMATION:  Registration required: Continuing Education at Hunter College-- Phone: 212.650.3850212.650.3850 or online at


Contact Us - Administration

Registration - Continuing Education at Hunter College
Telephone: 212-650-3850212-650-3850 or 212-772-4292212-772-4292



The Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing Continuing Education's mission is to facilitate lifelong learning by continuing to meet the educational needs of professional nurses and prepare them to meet the 21st century needs of complex populations, particularly in urban settings.

The Continuing Nursing Education Committee offers conferences, workshops and short non-credit courses on a wide variety of nursing and health related topics.



The goals of the Educational Provider Unit are consistent with the goals and mission of Hunter College :

  • To encourage the fullest possible intellectual and personal growth in each individual.
  • To develop an individual's rational, critical and creative powers.
  • To inspire a zest for learning as well as to bring the recognition that learning is pleasurable and knowledge is useful.



The Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing, Hunter College, City University of New York is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the New Jersey State Nurses Association, an  accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission On Accreditation P#  NYP262-6/7/12

The Hunter Bellevue School of Nursing Continuing Education Committee is committed to working with the nursing community to promote and disseminate nursing knowledge, and to further excellence in nursing practice.


Nurse Planner Provider Unit Committee

Donna Nickitas, PhD, RN
Director of Continuing Education
Joan Arnold, PhD, RN
Nurse Planner

Josephine Nappi, MA,RN

Nurse Planner

Grace Ng, MS, CNM, RNC-OB, C-EFM Nurse Planner
Laura Ziv, RN, BSN
Program Administrator