4th Annual Nurses Leading the Way - beBold: Unleashing the Talent Within

Aurora, CO US
May 10, 2024



How does your BOLD manifest itself? What could you accomplish if you unleashed your creativity, energy and passion?  

Join colleagues from Children’s Hospital Colorado, CU College of Nursing and UCHealth at this year’s Nurses Leading the Way conference as we embrace the power and joy of our profession and explore how nurses are shaping the future of healthcare.

Party Rockers

Nurses, nurse leaders, educators, and all clinical team members are invited to attend.  

After Party

After taking part in this event, participants will report increased knowledge on the future of nursing and nursing innovation. Participants will report at least one intended practice change to increase innovation in their own nursing practice.

Party Deets

ATTIRE: Show us what BOLD looks like to you when choosing your attire for this year’s conference. Watch parties are encouraged to send photos with their group’s BOLD attire.

DANCE: Feel the vibes and get ready to dance to your favorite tunes. Bring a mobile device and ear buds to join the fun!

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.50 Attendance
  • 3.50 NCPD
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
05/10/2024 - 8:00am MDT
Event ends: 
05/10/2024 - 11:45am MDT


Shawna Butler, MBA, RN will be your guide from 8:02 a.m-11:44 a.m. as you explore the power within yourself and your teams.

Discover the Technology

For those attending in person, join the "After Party" 11:45am - 1:00pm, in Mt. Princeton. 

  • Experience virtual reality and a whole new universe of therapy and play.
  • Get hands-on with new and improved simulation tools and techniques.
  • Participate in a “Behind the Scenes” tour of the Children’s Hospital Colorado simulation lab.
Children's Hospital Colorado
13123 East 16th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80045
United States
+1 (720) 777-1234

In-Person Party

Children’s Hospital Colorado | Anschutz Medical Campus
Medical Conference and Education Center - 2nd Floor
Mt. Oxford Auditorium
13123 East 16th Avenue | Aurora, Colorado 80045

Team members from Children's Hospital Colorado, CU College of Nursing and UCHealth must park in designated areas. All others may park in Lot 10 on Victor Street to the East of the hospital.

Remote Watch Parties (self-organized)

We encourage those watching virtually to gather their squad of friends and co-workers together to enjoy this experience at a location of your choosing.  Learners who register will receive a Zoom link prior to the event.

Questions or Assistance? Please contact 
ray.cuellar@childrenscolorado.org or 720-777-6101

Our Guide

Shawna Butler, MBA, RN
A nurse economist, health tech catalyst, and the builder of the global EntrepreNURSE movement, Shawna aims to better position nurses in our health innovation agendas as discovery engines, solution designers, and scale agents. 
Several years ago, she initiated a global conversation highlighting the rarity of nurses in boardrooms, product design, innovation teams, policy development, tech conferences, and health media. She’s on a mission to change that.

Continuing Education Credit

Children’s Hospital Colorado will provide 3.5 nursing continuing professional development contact hours to participants who register for the conference, log attendance, and complete the post-conference evaluation.

Children’s Hospital Colorado is approved with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by Colorado Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Available Credit

  • 3.50 Attendance
  • 3.50 NCPD


Please login or register to take this course.

If you are interested in registering for the party, please reach out to Kirsten Christensen at kirsten.christensen@childrenscolorado.org 

This course is for students and team members of Children's Hospital Colorado, CU College of Nursing, and UCHealth. You may be asked to verify your association with these organizations.

The registration code is included in the brochure for event. This brochure should have been emailed to you. Reach out to Kirsten Christensen at kirsten.christensen@childrenscolorado.org with any questions.

This course is free, however in order to claim nursing continuing professional development credit registration, attendance and completing an evaluation is required.