Award Nominations, Scholarship Applications and Consents To Serve are now CLOSED

Free CE Program

This program ends June 30, 2018.

The Southeast Region is proud to provide Dr. Shultz's presentation: Battling Biofilms. Click here to access this free one hour online CE (W) program.

Board of Directors Election

ballog box imageInformation about 2018 open positions is available here.

Candidate Profiles will be posted on July 1st. Online voting begins July 15th.

  • President-Elect
  • Communications
  • Awards

New Wepage for SER News

We will no longer be publishing the online Newsletter as in past years. We have reformatted the NEWS PAGE to encourage more frequent updates from our membership. Please use the contact form to submit information to your State Reporter. If you have pictures or other files to include, you may send them to

2018 Southeast Region Conference

The 2018 Conference Committee, headed by Reneé Epting, has planned another outstanding Conference to be held in Myrtle Beach, SC, Sep. 20 - 22, 2018. Information is being posted on the Conference Page as it becomes available.

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Attendee Registration

Symposia Info / Registration

Call for Posters

Share your Knowledge

The Conference Planning Committee invites you to submit an abstract describing a research study, case study or practice innovation in the areas of professional practice, wound, ostomy or continence for poster presentation. Visit the Posters Page for information and submission form.

Cash Prizes:

  • 1st Place ~ $1000*
  • 2nd Place ~ $ 500
  • 3rd Place ~ $ 250

Please Support our 2017 Diamond Level Conference Sponsors

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Award and Scholarship winners will be announced during the business meeting at Conference

Dorothy Doughty Educational Scholarships

The Dorothy Doughty Research Grant has been eliminated as there have been no applications in many years. To better serve our membership, those funds have been added to the Educational Scholarships, and the fund has been named in honor of Dorothy Doughty. Information and criteria is on the Scholarship Page. Applications for 2018 are now closed.

Conference Scholarships

$$imageFive $1200 Scholarships are avalilabe to our members for attendance at the SER Conference this year. Criteria is on the Scholarship Page.

Individual members may not be awarded this scholarship in consecutive years.


It's time to start thinking about your peers and nominating a deserving colleague for:

  • Nurse of the Year
  • Rookie of the Year

Go to the Awards Page for more information.

Youth Rally

The 2018 Youth Rally will take place July 16th – 21st at the University of Colorado in Boulder, CO.

The Southeast Region of the WOCN® Society donates to the Youth Rally for the purpose of providing children and/or camp counselors financial assistance to attend the Youth Rally. The 2018 Youth Rally will take place July 16th – 21st at the University of Colorado in Boulder, CO.  Visit their website at for more information.

Friends of Ostomates Worldwide

The Southeast Region of the WOCN® Society donates to the Friends of Ostomates Worldwide (FOW-USA), a volunteer-run, non-profit organization providing ostomy supplies and educational materials to people in need around the world.  We encourage our members to donate as well. Visit their website at for more information.

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