Society of Healthcare Human Resources Professionals in Pennsylvania (SHHRPP) conference

We are excited to open registration for this year's conference for the Society of Healthcare Human Resources Professionals in Pennsylvania (SHHRPP) on October 12th and October 13th. This year's con

ference promises to be a special one with a fantastic educational program and great social and networking opportunities at the Toftrees Golf Resort, State College, Pennsylvania. Please see attached brochure including the agenda and registration form.

The Keynote Speaker Thursday will be Michael A. Aitken, SHRM's Vice President Government Affairs, with over 25 years of experience working on workplace and workforce issues, Mike is a leading authority on issues important to the human resource profession. As one of SHRM's primary spokespeople, Mike is regularly interviewed by the media and sought out as a speaker for business audiences. Other speakers are Arthur W. Breese, Director of Diversity, Geisinger Health Care System; W. Scott Hardy, Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Steward, P.C.; Thomas Cummins, CCP, Gallagher Surveys; Lynn C. Outwater, Attorney at Law, Jackson Lewis, P.C. and Kathie Simpson, PNAP Executive Director.

The educational value of this program is outstanding—members can participate in this two day conference at this resort for $150 - the early-bird special—much less for many one-day conferences and even webinars. SHHRPP is able to offer this outstanding conference at this great rate because of the generosity of sponsors and exhibitors.

In addition, Toftrees Golf Resort is offering a discounted rate for the SHHRPP room block at $109.00 per night. The rate is available for the SHHRPP room block on Wednesday, October 11, Thursday, October 12 and Friday, October 13th. To reserve a room at this rate, we strongly suggest that you contact the resort as soon as possible because October is a busy time for Penn State football games. Please click on the following link to reserve a room at Toftrees Golf Resort. You can also register on line for the conference at

Toftrees State College Hotel Location: Toftrees Golf Resort is located just off Route 322 and I-99 in State College, Pennsylvania; just one exit from Penn State University, Beaver Stadium and the Bryce Jordan Center. This State College hotel is in a peaceful and beautiful wooded area, but still is just less than two miles from great shopping and dining.

HOTEL NEAR UNIVERSITY PARK AIRPORT (SCE): Located just 3 miles away, Toftrees Golf Resort is the closest hotel/resort to the airport. The University Park Airport provides direct flights to and from Philadelphia, Washington D.C., and Detroit with services from Delta, United, and US Airways. A complimentary airport shuttle is available upon request for resort guests.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me at or


Thank you, Peggy Maxwell

SHHRPP Conference Coordinator