Chicago Metro Suna

An Official Chapter of the Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates

We are one of the largest chapters of the Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates. Chicago Metro has been honored with Chapter of the Year in 2003, 2004, 2008, 2011, 2012,2016 and 2020. Chapter with Exceptional Education Programs 2005, Chapter with Exceptional Community Activities 2009, Chapter with Best Communication 2006, 2010 & 2013. Chicago Metro provides monthly urologic nursing educational meetings in the Chicagoland area. Chicago Metro also participates in community awareness for Urologic Health. We are also proud of our members national contributions. Chicago Metro members include: Jeff Albaugh, Mary Ann Wasner , Vic Senese and Vanessa Spears Past-President of SUNA, and Kathy Marchese as President of CBUNA.

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Fall Conference
Hyatt Lisle
Save the Date

September 11th
Urology Nursing

Good to be Back Again

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Thanks for joining us! Our Virtual conferene was a huge success!

If you missed it you can watch it on demand. 

  • Best Practices for In-office Procedures Vic Senese, RN, BSN
  • Overactive Bladder Updates in Practice due to COVID and Insurance Craig A. Smith, MD, FAAP, FACS
  • The Sweet and Sour of Diabetes Mary Vercellino, MSN, APRN, CWON, ACNS-BC, BC-ADM
  • Telephone Triage in Urology What you need to know Andrea Strong, DNP, RN-BC, CURN

  • Help our chapter support local food banks by donating to our virtual coffee can:

    Our chapter would often pass a coffee can around during our meetings to support local charities. SUNA encourages chapters to support our community and this counts toward future chapter of the year awards.

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    This video is available on demand from our library. 

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    Chicago Metro wins 2020
    Chapter of the Year!

    Chicago Metro SUNA Board

    • Lisa Shimkus-President
    • Hilda Salgado-Past-President
    • Olive Adriano-Treasurer
    • Nancy Pizzurro-Secretary
    • Katy Bortel-Eductional Director


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