In Person Item Writers Workshop

Earn 3 GI Specific Contact Hours at Item Writer's Workshop

ABCGN will be hosting an Item Writer’s Workshop during SGNA's Annual Course in Seattle. This is a great opportunity to earn 3 GI specific contact hours.

Annual Course registration is available here.

Recorded Item Writers Workshop Webinar

You can now complete the Item Writers Workshop from home for free!

This webinar is presented by Nancy Eisemon, RN MPH APRN/CNS CGRN. Nancy is a past president of ABCGN and has been the item development manager since 2008, maintaining the quality and consistency of the CGRN Exam.

In this webinar you will learn the logic and process behind writing items (questions) for the CGRN exam. You will receive the resources and tools to submit a question of your own that could be added to the question bank!


You must be a current CGRN to take the Item Writers Workshop.

Contact hours

0.75 GI-Specific CE, Category 6.
This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates, Inc., an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Successful Completion

  1. Register by clicking here
  2. Watch the entire video below
  3. Submit a completed survey


Important Dates
Recertification Deadline: December 31, 2018
2019 Spring Exam Registration Window: January 1, 2019 - February 28, 2019
Excellence in Professionalism Application Deadline: February 15, 2019
Certified Nurses Day: March 19, 2019
2019 Spring Exam Testing Window: May 1, 2019 - May 31, 2019