Michigan Nurses     For Life



Saturday, October 7, 2017 8:00 AM – 12:30 PM

St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
Pontiac, Michigan


Nancy Valko, RN is an Advanced Legal Nurse Consultant and has over forty years of nursing experience. She has served on medical ethic committees, appeared on many radio and television shows and has written on these topics. She is a spokesperson for the National Assoc. of Pro-Life Nurses.
Nancy Valko, RN
Jason Negri, JD is the Assistant Director of the Patients Rights Council and speaks nationally on the practical and ethical aspects of end-of-life issues and the importance of advanced directives. He has written articles and authored the booklet Twenty Answers on End-of-Life issues.
Jason Negri, JD

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Below is a list of our past conferences. We strive to offer timely topics and speakers who are experts in their field.

Past MNFL Conferences

October, 2016
Sheila Meshinski, BSN, RN, CEN, CFN, Theresa Flores, LSW, MS, Michigan State Senator Judy Emmons - THE TRAGEDY OF HUMAN TRAFFICKING IN MICHIGAN

September, 2015
Wesley J. Smith, Edward L. Rivet II - FIRST DO NO HARM (The Threat of Assisted Suicide As End of Life Care)

September, 2014
Fr. Tad Pacholczyk, Ph.D., Mary Burkett, RN, MS, CNS, ANE-BC, Cyndy Kirschbaum, RN, BSN, CPTC - Procuring Organs (Over my Dead Body)

September, 2013
Cristen Krebs, DNP-ANP, Dr. Jeanne Lewandowski, MD, DMary Burkett, RN, MS, CNS, ANE-BC - The Changing World of Hospice Care

September, 2012
Dr. Jean Peduzzi Nelson, PhD, Dr. Ann Bellar, RN, GNP, PhD, Barry Goudy, Stem Cell Recipient - It's Right Under Your Nose: Progress in Adult Stem Cell Research

September, 2011
Dr. Elizabeth Shadigian, Laura Farrugia, RN, Madelyn Carpenter - The Consequences of Choice

September, 2010
Fr. Tad Pacholczyk, Mary Mitsch, Cynthia Dudek - Current Trends in End of Life Health Care

October 2009
Byron Calhoun, MD - Perinatal Hospice, Ann Bellar, NP – Acute Pain Management  

October 2008
Dr. Vincent Rue – Impact of the Abortion Experience, Lubasik & Michelle Yax  

April 2008
Peg Nelson, NP – Pain Management – Palliative Care at the end of life,
Sharon Urso, BS – Solving the Mystery of Hospice  

September 2007
Fr. Tad Pacholczyk – Cloning & Human Embryos: Is there an ethical dilemma? Daniel Greene,MD - The New HPV Vaccine  

April 2006
Wesley Smith, Esq – Futile Care Theory….The Duty to Die, Charles Kleinbrook, Esq – Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care  

April 2005
Regina Chapman - STD's & Spring Break, Julie Hage – CPC Health Educator  

April 2004
Angela Lanfranchi, MD, - Abortion/Breast Cancer, Lorna Cvetkovich, MD - Morning After Pill  

April 2003
Wesley Smith, Esq – Culture of Death / Dr. Latkovic - Medical Ethics  

March 2002
John Diggs, MD – Abstinence – Just Do It, Leslee Unruh, Teresa Tomeo  

March 2001
Life's Beginnings….to be or not to be - Brenda Pratt Schafer – Partial Birth Abortion, Richard Doerflinger - Stem Cell Research – Prolife Response, Diane Trombley, RN – Legislation, James Penkala, Pharmacist


Michigan Nurses for Life


...To raise the consciousness of the
nursing profession to protect all
human life from conception until
natural death

...To form an educated core of nurses who can speak for their profession by acting as a community resource for life issues

...To promote public education and
awareness about life issues on both
ends of the spectrum, from abortion
to euthanasia

...To uphold and defend human life
in all stages and conditions of development







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