|  Login
You are here: Our Chapter
Annual Conference

2017 Annual OH&S Clinical Conference

 Sponsored by SVAPOHN

The Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs
Wilkes Barre, PA


September 27-29, 2017

  Information and Registration Form

 Conference Agenda

  Vendor Information and Application





Professional Grants for Members

 Please go to the Awards and Grants Tab for rules

and application forms for 2018 Awards and Grants.  

Due December 1, 2017. 


Member Engagement Campaign

Watch for your chance to be elegible for one of the

items of our professional engagement campaign for

activities in 2018.  The Campaign will begin in

October of 2017 with a deadline of December 1, 2017.

Those elegible  members will qualify for monetary

assistance toward various professional costs.





Kathryn Emanski, RN COHN/CM

President, Susquehanna Valley Chapter PAAOHN


 Mission Statement


Constitute the local professional association of registered nurses engaged in the

practice of occupational and environmental health nursing.

Promote and or provide continuing education in occupational and environmental health nursing.

Maintain the integrity and character of the nursing profession.

Promote scope of practice and standards for occupational and environmental health nurses.


Provide a forum for networking and discussion of issues in the field of

occupational and environmental health nursing.

Participate in the process of monitoring and influencing legislation and regulations.

Promote occupational and environmental health nursing through local

communication activities.

Provide opportunities to develop association leadership skills.

Do within the limits of the law all things necessary, proper, incidental, suitable,

useful and conducive to complete accomplishment of the foregoing purposes.


Established in 1992, SVAPOHN is a nonprofit organization comprised

of occupational Health Nurses from the Northeastern Counties of Pennsylvania

These counties include: Sullivan, Bradford, Susquehanna, Wyoming, Lackawanna,

Wayne, Luzerne, Pike, MonroeUnion, Snyder, Lycoming, Northumberland or

Clinton, and parts of Carbon Counties.Along with serving our immediate employee

populations, the organization has partnered with the Occupational  Health and

Safety Alliance (OSHA) to form an educational alliance for our local region.

We offer regularly scheduled meetings with an educational overtone on topics

that affect our present work environments, and are approved for education Credits

through American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN).






Terms Of Use  |  Privacy Statement
Our Chapter  |  Meetings & Events Calendar  |  Governmental Affairs  |  Chapter Scrapbook  |  Awards and Grants  |  Professional Practice Resources  |  WELLNESS  |  General Information
Copyright 2009 by Susquehanna Valley Association of Pennsylvania Occupational Health Nurses