NICN Education

The NICN emphasizes educational programs. Throughout the past 37 years, education has taken three forms :

Education Conference Programs have been sponsored at sites throughout the state including Omaha, Lincoln, Kearney, GrandIsland, Norfolk, North Platte, Scottsbluff, Columbus, and Ogalalla.

Over 5000 participants have attended the conferences with outstanding evaluations.

The target audience consists of

For more information please contact Kate Tyner, Program Director, NICN, at email

Infection Control Prevention Courses

Primary Infection Control Prevention Course - Now two tracks available

Location: Kearney, Nebraska
Dates:  October 18, 2023   8:00 am to 5:00 pm and October 19, 2023   8:00 am to 4:00 pm

Networking event at the conclusion of Day 1, October 18, 2023   Join other program attendees and NICN faculty and board members.

Scholarship Form  | Flier and Registration information

Two-day course has 2 Tracks

Track ONE: Prevention for All Health Care Settings, Acute Care Hospital, Ambulatory Care & Surgical Centers 

Track TWO: Prevention for All Health Care Settings and Long-Term Care and Assisted Living Facilities  Agenda


Day 1 only!   Please note:  This one-day session occurs on October 18

Primary Infection Prevention: Prevention for All Health Care Settings

Dental Infection Control Summit

Location: Omaha, Nebraska
Date:  September 15, 2023   7:50 to 3:00


Two Tracks in the afternoon!

Track ONE: Antimicrobial Stewardship in the Dental Setting

Track TWO: Sterile Technique