SPN Special Interest Groups (SIGs)

SPN SIGs can enhance your career development, increase your knowledge on specific topic or interest and expand your network of SPN colleagues. SIGs also offer the opportunity to develop leadership skills and plan offer educational offerings. 

Membership to SIGs are open to any member of SPN. SIG membership is $12 annually and can be purchased when you join or renew your membership, or can be purchased separately as an add-on to your current membership below. 

To join a SIG choose the SIG membership package option when renewing your membership, or contact the SPN National Office at info@pedsnurses.org or 312-321-5154. 

Ambulatory SIG

SIG Chair: Kim Priban BSN, MBA, NEA-BC Co-Chair: Linda Wray, MSN, BSN, RN, CPN

Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) SIG

SIG Chair: Ashley Van Drunen, MN, RN, PCNS-BC, CPN Co-Chair: Christine C. Divens, RN, MSN, CPN

Developmental, Behavioral, Mental Health (DBMH) SIG

SIG Chair: Jennifer Lombardi, MBA, BSN, RN NE-BC Co-Chair: Patricia Germain, RN, PhD

Education Specialist (ES) SIG

SIG Chair: Wayne Neal, MAT, BSN, RN-BC, FCN Co-Chair: Glenn Murphy, MSN, RN, CNE

Quality Improvement/Patient Safety SIG

SIG Chair: Kimberly Malinowski MSN, RN, CNL Co-Chair: Carolyn Ziebert, DNP, RN, PCNS-BC