Thank You for Supporting the 2007 Oley Conference!
Many thanks to the following companies and individuals for their generous contributions.
Michael Medwar; Marion Winkler, MS, RD, LDN, CNSD
Conference Program Books
Abbott Laboratories/Creative Networks; Stephanie Pelham, RD
Travel Scholarships for Consumers
Anonymous; Jarol Boan, MD; Bruce Groeber Memorial Fund; Critical Care Systems; Melissa Chaney Memorial Fund; Nutrishare, Inc.
General Conference Support
Patricia Brown, RN, CNSN, OCN; Kim Butler; Rick Davis; Marilyn Dolan; Mary Friel; Linda & Colman Gulden; Stephanie Harrison-Bishop; Jeff Hoelle; Portia & Wallace Hutton; Kate Letzelter; Joan & Eli Medwar; Sheila Messina, RN; Andrea Quinn-Guidi; Marjorie Quinn; Charlie & Carol Scoville; Robert & Karyn Thomas
Ross Products; Volunteers: Sheila DeKold, Rose Hoelle, Patty Woods
Critical Care Systems; Option Care, Inc.; Volunteers: Marjorie Quinn, Kim Butler, Stephanie Harrison-Bishop, Andrea Quinn-Guidi, Kate Letzelter, Jennifer Koprucki
NutriThrive (both days); Volunteers: Kim Butler, Stephanie Harrison-Bishop, Andrea Quinn-Guidi, Kate Letzelter
Transitioning to Independence
Darlene Kelly, MD; Jayne Justice, RN
Flowers for Award Winners
Entertainment–Option Care, Inc.; Transportation–Novartis Nutrition; General Picnic–Bobbie Groeber, in memory of Bruce Groeber, Sheila DeKold, Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream
A big "Thank You!" to all who donated, brought and/or purchased items!! Volunteers: Pat Brown, Nicole Daddona, Eli & Joan Medwar; Sarah Wittmann
Apria; British Beer Company; Critical Care Systems; Coram, Inc.; Kimberly-Clark; BoxLunch; Nutrishare, Inc.; NutriThrive; Spanky’s Clams for their sponsorships. A warm note of gratitude to Holly Brockman Johnson and her family and Anne Brettschneider from Apria for helping to distribute water and to Blanche Hoffman for assisting with registration. A huge thank you to everyone who walked or otherwise supported the effort!!
A huge thanks to Patty & Darrell Woods for taking on this great fundraiser again this year. Thanks also to the Nobles for helping them.
Fruit of the Earth
Applied Medical Technologies (AMT); Apria HealthCare; Association of Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders (AGMD); Bard Access Systems; Calmoseptine, Inc; Coram, Inc; Critical Care Systems (CCS); Critical Homecare Solutions / New England Home Therapies; Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation; EMD Serono, Inc; Hospira Worldwide, Inc; InfuScience; Kimberly-Clark; Mito Action; Nestlé Nutrition; Novartis Medical Nutrition; Nutrishare, Inc; NutriThrive; Option Care, Inc; PromptCare Home Infusion; Ross Products Division, Abbott Laboratories; Tyco Healthcare/Kendall; Zevex, Inc
Kimberly C. Aronhalt, RN, BSN; Penny Allen, RD, LD, CNSD; Jane P. Balint, MD; Patricia A. Brown, RN, MSN, CNSN, OCN; Alan L. Buchman, MD, MSPH; David Burns, MD, CNSE; Faye Clements, RN; Rick Davis; Ann Hill DeBarbieri; Mark DeLegge, MD; Marianne Duda, MS, RD, LD, CNSD; Stanley Dudrick, MD, FACS; Kathleen M. Gura, PharmD, BCNSP; Lyn Howard, MB, FRCP, FACP; Yi Lisa Hwa, NP; Carol Ireton-Jones, PhD, RD, LD, CNSD, FACN; Kishore R. Iyer, MBBS, FRCS, FACS; Jayne Justice, RN; Darlene G. Kelly, MD, PhD, FACP; Mark G. Klang, RPh, BCNSP, PhD (Cand); Michael Medwar; Kevin G. Miller, Dc; Reid A. Nishikawa, PharmD, BCNSP, FCSHP; Diane V. Owens; Mark Puder, MD, PhD; Leonel Rodriguez, MD; Douglas L. Seidner, MD; Ezra Steiger, MD, FACS, CNSP; Jody Strain; Marion F. Winkler, MS, RD, LDN, CNSD; Don Young
Support for Speakers
Albany Medical Center; Children’s Hospital, Boston; Cleveland Clinic Foundation; Columbus Children’s Hospital; Coram, Inc.; Critical Care Systems; Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University; InfuScience, Inc.; Lahey Clinic; Mayo Clinic, Rochester; Medical University of South Carolina; Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center; Mount Sinai Medical Center; Nutrishare, Inc.; OptionCare, Inc.; Pediatric Motility Center, Massachusetts General Hospital; Rhode Island Hospital; Sloan-Kettering Institute; University of Kansas School of Nursing; Women and Infants Hospital