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CPP Associates

3100 N. Sheridan Rd

Suite 9C

Chicago IL 60657




For more information regarding any of Barb’s seminars, please call or E-mail Barb at bbancr9271@aol.com



Schedule 2014


January 5 Take This Job and Love It. Contemporary Forums Las Vegas

January 16 & 17 Lab Test Interpretation, Physical Assessment Pearls, Peds Assessment, Geriatric Gems. Ketchikan Alaska, JWestlund@peacehealth.org

January 20 The Big C. Fairbanks Alaska
January 21 Journey through the GI Tract. Fairbanks Alaska

January 24 & 25 Geriatric Gems, Neurotransmitters in Health and Disease. Medicine Hat AB abbie.skrove@palliserpcn.ca

January 31 Pharmacology Update, Dental Hygiene Conference Edmonton AB www.coned.com


February 3 Lab Tests. Winnipeg MB www.nursinglinks.ca

February 4 Diabetes Update. Red Deer Alberta, www.nursinglinks.ca

February 6 Unstress for Success. Dallas TX, Take Care Health

February 10 Lab Test Interpretation. Saskatoon, SK www.nursinglinks.ca

February 11 Lab Test Interpretation. Regina SK www.nursinglinks.ca

February 25 Neuro-for-the-not-so-neuro-minded. LLCC, Springfield, IL Cheri.Hammer@llcc.edu



March 1 Different Strokes for Different Folks. Danville VA  Kamela.Deel@LPNT.net

March 4 Unstress for Success. Pensacola FL Walgreens, TakeCareHealth

March 6 50 Ways to Love your Liver. VCNP Conference, Reston VA

March 7 Diabetes Update. VCNP Conference, Reston VA,
March 10 Journey through the GI Tract. Calgary AB, www.nursinglinks.ca

March 11 Journey through the GI Tract. Edmonton, AB, www.nursinglinks.ca

March 13 Colon Cancer Update. Christ Hospital, Oak Lawn IL
March 16 Diabetes Update. WOCN preconference Branson MO  www.deanneblach.com

March 18 Geriatric Assessment Pearls. Canton IL
March 19 IVCC, Oglesby IL
March 20 Immunology Simplified. Kankakee Community College, dhdenson@kcc.edu

March 22 NP conference, St. Louis, MO esteiniger@essehealth.com
March 24 & 25 Geriatric Gems, Pharmacology Simplified. Maui, HI
March 27 Unstress for Success. Cincinnati Walgreens, TakeCareHealth
March 29 Kiss My Stressed Out Asparagus. Dental Hygiene Conference, Bellevue, WA


April 1 Geriatric Gems. NCKTC Kansas, ChrisBudke@ncktc.edu

April 2 Pediatric Potpourri. NCKTC Kansas, ChrisBudke@ncktc.edu

April 3 Moon Pies, French Fries, Thunder Thighs. Dearborn MI Oakwood Hospital Annual Conference
April 4 Neuro Update. Oak Lawn IL Advocate Christ Hospital Diane LaPorta
April 5 Shampoos, Tattoos, and Barbeques. Calgary AB Dental Hygienist Conference, www.coned.com
April 8 & 9 Pharmacology, Unstress for Success. NEI annual conference, Branson MO deanne@deanneblach.com

April 11 Infectious Diseases. Edmonton AB Dental Conference, drbrantalfaro@hotmail.com

April 15 Physical Assessment Pearls. Edmonton AB United Nurses' of Alberta

April 17 Unstress for Success, Lab Test Update. Lexington KY KYNPM conference

April 22 Diabetes Update. Toronto ON  www.nursinglinks.ca

April 23 Take Care Health. Dallas TX

April 25 Colorado DDNA conference vthaler@imaginecolorado.org

April 28 Diabetes Update. London ON Executive Links www.nursinglinks.ca

April 29 Diabetes Update. Ottawa ON Executive Links www.nursinglinks.ca



May 1 To Your Health, CLPNA, Edmonton
May 3 Liver Logic, SGNA, Nashville, TN. Emily Keller, SGNA Education Coordinator, 312-673-4715 EKeller@SmithBucklin.com

May 5 Neuro-for-the-not-so-neuro-minded, DDNA, Orlando FL
May 8 Neurology of Aging West Virginia NP Association, Huntington WVA
May 12 Diabetes Update, Winnipeg www.nursinglinks.ca

May 13 Pharmacology Update, Lethbridge www.nursinglinks.ca

May 15 Unstress for Success, Abington Memorial Hospital School of Nursing
May 16 Physical Assessment Update, Conemaugh School of Nursing Johnstown PA
May 20 TBA, Kankakee Community College, Kankakee IL
May 22 Pharmacology Update BCIT Retreat, Vancouver Canada
May 28 The Older Adult in the Workplace, AOHNA Banff, Alberta

June 2 Unstress for Success. Austin TX

June 4 Pharmacology Simplified. Asheville NC
June 5 Pediatric Potpourri. Greensboro AHEC
June 9 Pharmacology. London ON Executive Links www.nursinglinks.ca

June 10 Pharmacology. Ottawa ON Executive Links www.nursinglinks.ca

June 12 & 13 Physical Assessment Pearls. Windber Care, PA. LKaltenbaugh@windbercare.org

June 16 Journey through the GI Tract. Toronto Executive Links www.nursinglinks.ca

June 17 Infectious Disease Update. Burnaby, BC, Executive Links www.nursinglinks.ca

July 23-26 Teaching Pharmacology Seminar. Las Vegas NV www.deanneblach.com

July 28 School Nurse Conference, Branson, MO www.deanneblach.com



August 12 Unstress for Success. Cleveland OH Take Care Health Clinics terrence.gonzales@walgreens.com

August 13 Unstress for Success. Columbus OH Take Care Health Clinics terrence.gonzales@walgreens.com

September 9 Physical Assessment. Springfield IL LLCC Cheri.Hammer@llcc.edu

September 11 Neurology of Aging. HCA Peoria IL dbelt@IHCA.COM

September 13 The Link between HPV and The Big C. Danville, VA. khurt@vcu.edu

September 16 Microbes on the Menu. Infectious Disease Conference Sioux City IA odonnelk@mercyhealth.com

September 17 Take this Job and Love It. United Nurses of Alberta Edmonton AB Canada www.barbbancroft.com

September 19 Pharmacology Update. NP Conference Kansas City Missouri bakerjm@umkc.edu

September 22 Oncology Update and Overview. Calgary AB www.nursinglinks.ca

September 23 Oncology Update and Overview. Edmonton AB www.nursinglinks.ca

September 25 Take This Job and Love It. Pediatric Update EMT conference, Topeka, KS bkmatzke@gmail.com

September 26 ABCs of Diet and Disease. St. Luke’s Hospital Chesterfield MO Joan.McCourt@stlukes-stl.com

September 29 Journey thru the GI Tract. Winnipeg MB www.nursinglinks.ca

September 30 Diabetes Update and Overview. Lethbridge AB www.nursinglinks.ca

October 2 Geriatric Gems. Oglesby IL IVCC bonnie_jasiek@ivcc.edu

October 4 Diabetes Update and Overview. Danville, VA Kamela.Deel@lpnt.net

October 7  Journey through the GI Tract. Ft. Smith, AR www.deanneblach.com

October 8  Shampoos, Tattoos, BBQs—Infectious Disease Update. Little Rock AR www.deanneblach.com

October 9 Different Strokes for Different Folks. Joplin MO Karen Boyd kboydrnbsn@me.com

October 10 Unstress for Success. Phoenix AZ
October 14 Womb to Tomb—Women’s Health Issues. Coldwater MI myers_dc@hotmail.com

October 16 Moon Pies, French Fries, Thunder Thighs. AWHONN sue.weekly@nmhs.org

October 17 Hearty, Heart, Heart. AWHONN sue.weekly@nmhs.org

October 18 GI Update—Cancer. Kalamazoo Multiregional GI conference frankruthmcclure@aol.com

October 20 Pediatric Potpourri. Winnipeg MB www.nursinglinks.ca

October 21 Pharmacology Update. Grand Prairie AB www.nursinglinks.ca

October 23 Estrogen: Friend or Foe. Kankakee Community College dhdenson@kcc.edu

October 24 Unstress for Success. Canadian Nephrology Nurses CANNT, Niagara Falls, ON
October 27 Oncology Update. London Ontario Canada www.nursinglinks.ca

October 28 Oncology Update. Ottawa ON Canada www.nursinglinks.ca

October 30 Shampoos, Tattoos, BBQs. Bloomington IL Heartland Conference lwagner@methodistcol.edu

November 3 Oncology Update. Toronto ON www.nursinglinks.ca

November 4 Pharmacology Update. Burlington ON www.nursinglinks.ca

November 7 Geriatric Gems. Evansville IN smbuchannan@stmarys.org

November 13 Journey through the GI Tract. Honolulu HI www.deanneblach.com

November 14 Physical Assessment. Honolulu HI www.deanneblach.com

November 17 Journey through the GI Tract. Saskatoon SK www.nursinglinks.ca

November 18 Journey through the GI Tract. Regina SK www.nursinglinks.ca

November 20 Unstress for Success. NY NP Seminar, Long Island, NY

November 24 Laugh Your Way to Better Nutrition. The Woman's Club, Richmond VA lisaruffinharrison@gmail.com

November 25 Endocrine Update. Toronto ON www.nursinglinks.ca

December 1 Pediatric Update. Edmonton AB www.nursinglinks.ca

December 2 Pediatric Update. Calgary AB www.nursinglinks.ca

December 11 Unstress for Success. Shriner's Hospital, Chicago. IL



Schedule 2015


January 15 United Nurses' of Alberta, Edmonton CA

January 20, 21 Tampa General Hospital NP group, Tampa FL mjohansson@tgh.org



February 9 Geriatric Gems. Calgary, AB www.nursinglinks.ca

February 10 Geriatric Gems. Edmonton, AB www.nursinglinks.ca

February 17 Geriatric Gems. Winnipeg, MB www.nursinglinks.ca


March 3 Topic: TBA. LLCC, Springfield IL cheri.hammer@llcc.edu

March 7 West Sound NP Conference, Bremerton, WA fionafnp@centurytel.net

March 9 & 10 TBA. www.nursinglinks.ca

March 15 Infectious Disease Update. Wound Care Institute, Branson, MO Deanne@deanneblach.com

March 16 Keynote—Livin’, Learnin’ and Laughin’... through the Years: and breakout session—Interpretation of Lab Values; Wound Care Institute, Branson, MO Deanne@deanneblach.com

March 18, Topic:TBA. KCC, Kankakee IL dhdenson@kcc.edu

March 21 Pharmacology Update and Kiss My Asparagus. St. Louis NP Conference, St. Louis, MO Elaine.Steiniger@essehealth.com

March 23, 24 Shampoos, Tattoos, and Barbeques: What’s New in the World of Infectious Disease and Diabetes Update: A Touch of Sugar Maui, Hawaii.  Deanne@deanneblach.com

March 28 The Big C: Oncology Update. Dental Hygienists of Bellevue, WA March 30 & 31 Topic: TBA. www.nursinglinks.ca



April 7 & 8 Topics: TBA. NCK Tech, Beloit KS budkechristine@gmail.com

April 9 Estrogen: Friend or Foe. Olgesby IL bonnie_jasiek@ivcc.edu

April 15 Adding Pazzzazz to Your Presentation…the Barb Way! Nurse Educator Institute. Branson MO Deanne@deanneblach.com

April 16 Shampoos, Tattoos, and Barbeques. Nurse Educator Institute, Branson MO, Branson MO Deanne@deanneblach.com

April 17 & 18 Shampoos, Tattoos, and Barbeques and Interpretation of Lab Tests California Vocational Nurse Educators, myec@sbcglobal.net

April 20 & 21 Topic: TBA. www.nursinglinks.ca

April 22 Keynote, Regina Association of LPNs, Regina, SK donna@speakers.ca

April 27 & 28 Topic: TBA. www.nursinglinks.ca

May 4 Hormonal chaos.  Developmental Nurses’ Association, Atlanta, GA
May 5 Diabetes Update. Owen College, Toledo OH Dawn_Wetmore@owens.edu

May 8 Topic: TBA. NP Program Huntington WVA Marshall University workman@marshall.edu

May 11, 12 TBA. www.nursinglinks.ca

May 14 Neuro conference. Christ Hospital Chicago Diane.LaPorta@advocatehealth.com

May 21 Unstress for Success. Kathy Ward Foundation for Nursing Practice, Olean NY cengela@rehab.center.org


Any questions about the above seminars? Please don’t hesitate to call.

CPP Associates Inc  

3100 N. Sheridan Road #9C  

Chicago IL 60657
870-715-7508 (phone) 



Any of the above seminars can be tailored to the needs of the specific group—Nurse Practitioners, Primary Care Nurses, Critical Care Nurses, Infection Control Nurses, etc.


Barb’s seminars are up-to-date, down-to-earth, and provide ready-to-use clinical information that can be applied to your clinical practice immediately.  References are available.


Barb Bancroft, RN, MSN, PNP

3100 N. Sheridan Road #9C

Chicago IL 60657


If you wish to find out more about any of the above topics, please don't hesitate to call. We can also provide you with a list of references, Barb's Professional Vitae (also available here), and honorarium schedule. Ask about available dates to schedule your upcoming seminar.

Some of the above topics are on DVD. Check out Barb's DVD page, or contact us if you are interested in purchasing any of the above items as educational materials for your employees.

Topics can be tailored to dental groups including dentist's and dental hygienists and assistants, as well as corporate groups.

CPP Associates Inc   3100 N. Sheridan Road #9C   Chicago IL 60657  870-715-7508



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