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North County Chambers Combined Speaker Luncheon
Please join us for our North County Chambers Combined Speaker Luncheon sponsored by American Fork Hospital. Our speaker will be Dr. Susan Madsen. Dr. Madsen is the Orin R. Woodbury Professor of Leadership & Ethics in the Woodbury School of Business at Utah Valley University. She is also the Founding Director of the Utah Women & Leadership Project. Susan has led efforts in Utah to get more women to graduate from college and to help more girls and women find their voices and become leaders. Professor Madsen and her team have written many Utah research and policy briefs and snapshots and hosted events to support the mission of their work. Susan is a well-known global scholar, authoring or editing six books and publishing hundreds of articles, chapters, and reports. She is a sought-after speaker in local, national, and international settings. For example, she has presented at the New York Times, Argentina Parliament Palace, House of Commons in England, and NGO sessions at the United Nations. She serves on many nonprofit, community, and education boards and committees, including Envision Utah, Real Women Run, Utah Women in Higher Education Network, United Way of Utah County, and Better Days 2020. Dr. Madsen received a bachelor’s degree from BYU, masters from Portland State, and a doctorate from the University of Minnesota. She and her husband Greg are the proud parents of four adult children and one grandson.
Jack's Donuts - Get a FREE Donut!
This is being held at Jack's Donuts at:
456 E State Street Suite 600, American Fork
North County Chambers Connect4Lunch at Thanksgiving Point Golf Club
Looking for a great way to network with business owners and professionals? Join us on Thursday, March 21st for our Connect 4 Lunch event hosted by the Point of the Mountain Chamber. This event was created in response to a survey we sent out to chamber members from the American Fork, Pleasant Grove-Lindon, and Point of the Mountain Chambers and has become a popular way to network AND enjoy an amazing lunch at the same time!
Connect 4 Lunch will be held on the THIRD Thursday of every month. This event is free to attend - you just need to pay for your own lunch. Please remember to bring your business cards and, if you would like, a prize to give away during the lunch.
The next Connect 4 Lunch will be on April 18th.
STACC (STREET AND AIR CRITICAL CARE)
"The Street & Air Critical Care (StACC) course is a16 week online program designed to provide experienced paramedics and nurses an in-depth understanding of the concepts of critical care transport, training on advanced skills, and preparation to pass national critical care transport certification exams. StACC instructors include physicians, pharmacists, respiratory therapists, flight medics, and flight nurses. Lectures cover 24 different critical care subjects such as ventilator management, lab data interpretation, radiographic image analysis, 12 lead EKG interpretation, hemodynamic monitoring, circulatory assist device management, advanced pharmacology, and more.The first section of class discusses each of the 24 topics in great depth. The last section includes a summarized review the of the course content, focusing specifically on material students will be tested on by national critical care certification exams. Students will also be trained on the performance of advanced skills such as thoracotomies, pericardiocentesis, cricothyrotomies, etc. The course director is Josh Forsyth. Josh has is an experienced paramedic and flight nurse. He has worked in the emergency and critical care field for over 16 years. He has also been an instructor at Utah Valley University for the past 10 years. Each module includes a lecture, reading assignment, and quiz. Class member's progress will be monitored closely by Josh to ensure each student's success. Class members will be provided with Josh's direct contact information. Students are encouraged to contact Josh directly throughout the course with any help they may require.StACC is approved by the International Board for Specialty Certifications (IBSC) for 60 CME units toward renewal of the FPC or CCPC. StACC CME units are also recognized by the State of Utah Bureau of EMS. Participants will be required to purchase a book which is not included the course fee ($90)."
Chamber General Board Meeting - March
The Board of Directors for the Chamber meets the 4th Thursday of every month during the lunch hour. They discuss policies and procedures and coordinate events over the course of the year. The meeting is held in the board room at the Chamber Offices in the American Fork Historic City Hall building. Chamber members are welcome to attend to offer input or make a presentation to the board. (Please let us know if you are planning on attending the board meeting by sending an email to email@example.com)