Nursing Events and Conferences
Upcoming conferences with an emphasis on nursing!
3-7 March 2014 — Columbus, Ohio, USA
The Center for Transdisciplinary Evidence-based Practice at the Ohio State University presents Evidence-based practice – Making it a reality in your healthcare organization. This is a transformational journey to improve healthcare quality and patient outcomes. The Center for Transdisciplinary Evidence-based Practice at The Ohio State University invites you and your team to join us for our next 5-day EBP Immersion Program. This unique program is a “deep-dive” immersion into the evidence-based practice process and effective strategies for integrating and sustaining EBP in clinical organizations of any size or level of complexity. Participants will return from this experience with an action plan for practice changes and the transformation of their organization. This 5-day immersion program has produced hundreds of EBP mentors that are leading and sustaining EBP in organizations across the nation and the globe. For further information or questions about this workshop, contact Lynn Ellingsworth, program manager, at email@example.com or 614.292.4843.
7 March 2014 — Rochester, Minn., USA
Mayo Continuing Nursing Education presents the 2014 Nursing Research Conference – Improving Health Through Self-Management. This conference will focus on research related to individual and community healthcare self-management throughout the lifespan. Research topics may include care delivery models, prevention/wellness promotion behaviors, and acute and chronic disease management. All types of research are welcome. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
12-15 March 2014 — Orlando, Fla., USA
Visit the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) booth — 326 — at AONE 2014 to check out the newest books from STTI! As the premier event for nurse leaders from all over the country, AONE 2014 is an incredible opportunity to get more for your career: more ideas, more connections, and more inspiration for the future.
13-15 March 2014 — Colorado Springs, Colo., USA
The Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates presents the Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates 2014 Annual Symposium at The Broadmoor. Email: email@example.com
15 March 2014 — Tampa, Fla., USA
Tampa General Hospital presents Tampa General Hospital's Second Annual Cardiac Symposium. The 2014 Tampa General Hospital Annual Cardiac Symposium is a one-day conference featuring TGH physicians and speakers who specialize in cardiac surgery, electrophysiology, cardiology, transplantation, pulmonology and pharmacology. The topics will focus on heart failure treatment from the viewpoint of both pre and post-surgical. Come learn about ventricular assist devices, medical management after transplantation, post-cardiac surgery complications, and much more! The conference will include a break out session, which will allow nurses to choose the areas of cardiac medicine that they would like to focus on. The target audience is for all nurses who have an interest in cardiac care. Medical-surgical nurses, critical care nurses, and nursing students are all encouraged to come and learn from the Tampa Bay Area's top hospital. Nurses in attendance will receive 6 CEUs. Registration will begin at 0700 at the USF CAMLS building located at 124 S. Franklin Street in downtown Tampa. The conference speakers will commence at 0800 and conclude at 1600. The early-bird sign-up fee is $65 before 1 March and the regular sign-up fee is $85 after 1 March. A catered lunch will be provided for all attendees. Online registration for the event will begin 1 February at 0800 am on the Tampa General Hospital website. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
20-21 March 2014 — Madera, Calif., USA
The Children's Hospital Central California presents Advanced Care of the Pediatric Patient. Advanced Care of the Pediatric Patient, conference presented by the PICU at Children's Hospital Central California. Pediatric conference geared toward Emergency and acute care nurses who want to further their knowledge of current trends in pediatrics. Some topics include: Oncologic Emergencies, Sickle cell crisis, Intubation of pediatric patients and much more. Please visit our website for further details. Email: SHamilton@Childrenscentralcal.org
25-29 March 2014 — Greenville, S.C., USA
The International Society of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses (ISNP) presents the 7th Annual Psychopharmacology Institute and 16th Annual Conference. The purpose of the Psychopharmacology Institute and Annual Conference of ISPN is to provide high-quality education to participants who are advance practice psychiatric-mental health nurses in practice and academia, RNs, and undergraduate and graduate students interested in mental health nursing. Specifically, the Institute and Conference offers participants the opportunity to present and hear about the latest research in the areas of psychiatric-mental health nursing in the specialty areas of adult/geropscyhiatric, child/adolescent, consultation/liaison, psychopharmacology, and education/research. Email: email@example.com
26 March 2014 — Rochester, Minn., USA
Mayo Continuing Nursing Education presents the 31st Annual Minnesota Geriatric Care Conference. The theme for the 2014 Minnesota Geriatric Care Conference is transitions that many elderly confront during this period of their lives. This population often moves from their homes to living in a care facility, transitioning from independence to care. Other transitions might be from wellness to chronic illness, from acute care to long term care, from abundance to loss. Their opportunities at this stage of their lives might be to become and stay active, and achieve purpose in their lives. Challenges often faced by the elderly and their families are decisions about level of care and reaching those decisions in a manner that will enhance their family relationships. Additionally, the conference will address some of the more common chronic conditions that present potential difficulties for care. The goals of the conference are to discuss common chronic conditions that present challenges to care, address the concept of transitions the elderly face, and describe unique approaches to facilitating conversations among the elderly and their family members. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
27-29 March 2014 — Las Vegas, Nev., USA
The American Nursing Informatics Association presents the American Nursing Informatics Association Annual Conference at the Paris Hotel. Email: email@example.com
29 March – 2 April 2014 — Chicago, Ill., USA
Visit the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) booth — 1348 — at the AORN Surgical Conference & Expo 2014 to check out the newest books from STTI. This year's event promises to be extraordinary! There will be more opportunities to network, play, and recharge. There will also be more than 300 educational posters offering up to 31 CHs, with topics covering research, evidence-based practice, clinical improvement, and innovation. In addition, this event will offer concentrated education to give you what you want, a condensed schedule to save you time and money, and an expansive exhibit floor with the newest technologies and industry leaders.
3-5 April 2014 — Indianapolis, Ind., USA
Join STTI and the National League for Nursing for the Nursing Education Research Conference
at the Hyatt Regency Indianapolis. The event theme is "Bridging the Gap Between Education and Practice." This is a conference of the NLN/Chamberlain College of Nursing Center for the Advancement of Nursing Education and the STTI/Chamberlain College of Nursing Center for Excellence in Nursing Education. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
6-8 April 2014 — San Diego, Calif., USA
Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders (NICHE) presents the 2014 Annual NICHE Conference. The 2014 Annual NICHE Conference is a three-day event highlighting evidence-based innovations, research, and collaboration. The goal is to deliver support to hospitals and other health care facilities in meeting one of the most critical challenges of our times — quality care of older adults. Join us and learn more about how NICHE hospitals and health care organizations are improving care, collaborating, and leading change in their organizations. Email: email@example.com
9 April 2014 — Holyoke, Mass., USA
Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International Beta Zeta-at-Large Chapter presents Scholarship Day 2014. Dr. Martha Curley, PhD, RN, FAAN, is the keynote speaker and her topic is Leading change-Science Supporting the Future of Nursing Practice. There will research presentations and poster sessions. Scholarship Day 2014 will be held at The Log Cabin, Holyoke. Contact hours will be provided. Opening remarks will be made by Joan Roche, PhD, RN. Email: Donna.Polverini@aic.edu
12-14 April 2014 — Stockholm, Sweden
The European Association of Urology Nurses presents the 15th International Meeting of the European Association of Urology Nurses (EAUN). Inspiring three-day meeting on various topical urology nursing subjects in conjunction with the 29th Annual EAU Congress. The congress takes place at the Stockholmsmässan, Mässvägen 1, Älvsjö, 125 80 Stockholm, Sweden. The topics are presented by specialists and specialist nurses in workshops, panel discussions, state-of-the-art lectures, symposia, poster abstract sessions, etc. Discussions on clinical practices and pre-congress optional visits to local hospital guarantee you return home completely updated. Share your knowledge with your colleagues and submit an Abstract, Research Plan, or your Difficult Case. (Deadline 1 December 2013.) Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
13-16 April 2014 — Anaheim, Calif., USA
The American Nephrology Nurses’ Association presents the American Nephrology Nurses’ Association 45th National Symposium at the Hilton Anaheim Hotel and Anaheim Convention Center. Email: email@example.com
13-16 April 2014 — Orlando, Fla., USA
Visit the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) booth at the 2014 ATI National Nurse Educator Summit to check out the newest books from STTI! The ATI National Nurse Educator Summit will feature nursing professionals from across the country who share your passion for education and lifelong learning. Join your colleagues in nursing education and academia for three info-packed days that will help you grow and excel in your role as nurse educator, while you earn Continuing Education credits.
24-25 April 2014 — Iowa City, Iowa
The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics' Department of Nursing presents the 21st National Evidence-Based Practice Conference: Promoting Patient Decision Making with Evidence-Based Practice.
The conference will be on 25 April 2014 with a Pre-Conference the afternoon of 24 April 2014 in Iowa City, IA. Evidence will be presented to support collaborative patient and health care team decision making addressing patient-centered outcomes. Elevating the voice of the patient to enhance effective health care will be discussed. Combination of plenary and concurrent sessions will include national and internationally known faculty. CE's available. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
29 April 2014 — Rochester, Minn., USA
Mayo Continuing Nursing Education presents Cardiac and Vascular Nursing Review Course. This one-day review course provides current national treatment guidelines, medications, and recommendations for best practices in the care of both cardiac and vascular adult patients. The course will be taught by experts in the field of cardiac and vascular nursing. It is intended for nurses practicing or interested in cardiac and vascular patient care and may be used for more in-depth knowledge of nursing care or in preparation for a nursing certification exam. Participants completing this course should be able to identify predisposing risk factors for vascular and cardiac diseases; describe pathophysiology and manifestations of vascular and cardiac diseases; identify essential components of care, including pharmacologic treatment and life style strategies; utilize research-based recommendations for care practices across the continuum. Email: email@example.com
30 April 2014 — Rochester, Minn., USA
Mayo Continuing Nursing Education presents the 21st Annual Heart Disease and Stroke Conference. This one-day conference will focus on care across the specialties of medical and surgical cardiology, vascular medicine, and neurology. Topics will include the role of the healthcare provider in the changing care environment, collaborative care planning, palliative care, and challenging conversations about end-of-life care. Second-hand smoke, and use of e-cigarettes and hookah will be addressed. The goals of the conference are to discuss new treatment strategies across care specialties, present evidence-based strategies for patient care, address new technologies used to advance specialty care, explore the patient perspective, and appreciate the inclusion of patients and families in shared decision making. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
2 May 2014 — Rochester, N.Y., USA
UR Medicine/Golisano Children's Hospital presents the 21st Annual Pediatric Nursing Conference. The complex issues facing children and their families present many challenges to health care professionals and community leaders. The purpose of this conference is to provide pediatric nurses with current, evidence-based information regarding advances in medical treatments and technology, as well as critical issues facing children and families. Email: email@example.com
10 May 2014 — Rancho Mirage, Calif., USA
Rho Beta Chapter presents the Nursing Research, Evidence-based Practice, and Quality Improvement Symposium: "Handle with Care - Patients, Colleagues and Self. Join us for our first joint nursing research symposium in Eastern Coachella Valley. This is your chance to share your clinical and education project outcomes and progress reports, as well as discuss new ideas with colleagues with similar interests. Nurses from all specialties are welcome to submit an abstract as an individual, podium, or panel presentation; a poster; or as round table discussion leader. The focus can be on nursing research, evidence-based practice, or quality improvement projects. The program is organized around patient care, organizational collegial support (i.e. professional development, leadership. mentorship, management), and self-care for the patient or the health professional. Conference objectives: 1. Patients: Identify evidence for nursing and collaborative approaches to care provided in a variety of settings to improve patient outcomes. 2. Colleagues: Describe organizational resources, peer/mentor support and networking opportunities to promote clinical and leadership professional development. 3. Self: Identify techniques to support a healthy lifestyle as a busy professional. For more information, contact Margaret L Beaman, PhD, RN, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 760.3403.911, ext 8305, or Teresa Dodd-Butera, PhD, RN, at email@example.com
17-22 May 2014 — Denver, Colo., USA
Visit the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) booth — 1024 — at the National Teaching Institute & Critical Care Exposition to check out the newest books from STTI! This is the premier conference for high-acuity and critical-care nurses. This event provides you with a place where you can update your knowledge, refine your skills, and learn something new!
19-22 May 2014 — New Orleans, La., USA
The American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing presents the American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing 2014 Annual Conference at the Marriott New Orleans. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
27-29 May 2014 — Baltimore, Md., USA
The Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) Institute presents the QSEN National Forum. The Forum will take place in conjunction with the Academy for Healthcare Improvement (AHI). Early registration deadline is 15 April.
2-4 June 2014 — Mankato, Minn., USA
The Glen Taylor Nursing Institute for Family and Society presents the Teaching Family Nursing Institute.
Sponsored in conjunction with The Glen Taylor Nursing Institute for Family and Society, intense, hands-on Family Nursing Institute will focus on curriculum design, teaching with simulation, and application of family nursing in practice settings. This institute is for all educators in the academic or health care setting who intend to move forward their teaching learning practices, including simulation pedagogies, in the area of family focused nursing. June 2: Dr. Janice M. Bell presents State of the Science of Family Nursing and moderates a discussion with Minnesota State Mankato faculty on Teaching Family Nursing. Participants will tour a simulation lab and learn how to use a conceptual simulation model to teach family nursing. Evening activities includes a poster session and reception. June 3: Participants engage in small-group and hands-on experiences, rotating through four two-hour sessions: Using Simulation and Debrief to Teach Family Focused Nursing Care; Using Experiential Learning to Teach Family Focused Nursing Care; Family Focused Curriculum Development; and Family Focused Integration Stations. June 4: Minnesota State Mankato faculty and alumni share their experiences of translating Family Nursing into technology-based programs, community-based collaborative research and hospital-based programs. Email: Lynn.Kuechle@mnsu.edu
7 June 2014 — San Francisco, Calif., USA
The Greater Bay Area/Region 1 STTI Chapters & Omicrom Delta Chapter presents Promoting a Healthy Work Environment. The purpose of this joint conference is to promote communication about nursing research, education, practice and leadership, and to enhance research collaboration throughout nursing’s scholarly community. Keynote Speaker: Carol Huston, MSN, MPA, DPA, FAAN, Past President, Sigma Theta Tau International. Closing Speaker: Country Joe McDonald: Inspirational Presentation on Florence Nightingale. Time: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Location: Embassy Suites - San Francisco Airport. Hotel rooms will be available for a reduced rate. Email: email@example.com
14-18 June 2014 — Orlando, Fla., USA
Visit the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) booth — 415 — at the AWHONN Annual Convention to check out the newest books from STTI!
16-18 June 2014 — Gothenburg, Sweden, USA
Tau Omega presents the second European Regional Conference on Leadership, Learning and Research in Nursing and Midwifery. We are delighted to invite you to participate in the second STTI European Conference which is to be held at the Institute of Health and Care Sciences, University of Gothenburg, The Sahlgrenska Academy, Gothenburg, Sweden. Our theme is Leadership, Learning and Research in Nursing and Midwifery. The conference aims to: bring together nurses and midwifes from diverse clinical and academic settings from Europe and the rest of the world to stimulate networking and collaboration among STTI members and others; enable participants to understand the role of learning, leadership, and research in nursing and midwifery and the role of STTI in developing nursing and midwifery; and promote and develop global excellence in nursing and midwifery knowledge. To stimulate networking and debate, the conference will include a variety of keynote papers, concurrent sessions, posters, and workshops, and a lively social programme. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
16-19 June 2014 — Marion, Ind., USA
Indiana Wesleyan University presents the Innovations in Faith-Based Nursing Conference. The June 2014 Innovations conference, hosted by the IWU School of Nursing, will be a thought-provoking event that provides inspiration and support for educators, clinicians, students, researchers, and others in the nursing community. IWU School of Nursing, Nurses Christian Fellowship (NCF), Nurses Christian Fellowship International (NCFI) and the Eta Chi Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) co-sponsor the conference on the campus of Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion, Indiana. Email: email@example.com
18-21 June 2014 — Orlando, Fla., USA
The International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation & Learning presents the 13th Annual International Nursing Simulation/Learning Resource Centers Conference: Experience the Magic of Simulation. This conference, a leading forum for nurse educators, researchers, nurse managers, and staff development professionals, provides the ideal environment to disseminate and gain current knowledge in the area of skills/simulation lab management and simulation enhanced education. Nurses and other healthcare professionals will have the opportunity to network with colleagues and exhibitors; discuss best practice research, safety-related outcomes, competencies, and challenges. Conference objectives: experience the newest innovations in nursing simulation and/learning resources while you re-visit some tried-and-true methodologies, explore future simulation opportunities using Evidence-Based Practice, determine new directions for simulation and learning resource centers, explore strategies to integrate technology into curriculum and practice, examine the challenges of managing nursing simulation/learning resource centers, and network with colleagues and experts. Conference hotel location: Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin. Brochure & Registration: Available February 2014. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
19-20 June 2014 — Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
The University of Regina and the Faculty of Nursing presents the Canadian Doctoral Nursing Network Conference. This is Canada's first Doctoral Nursing Network Conference. This event will be held in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. This event is sponsored by the University of Regina and the Faculty of Nursing. The goals of the Conference are to provide students with the opportunity to present their dissertation work; bring together Registered Nurses engaged in doctoral research for networking, scholarly discussions, and learning opportunities; and provide support, encouragement, and mentoring of doctoral students. The conference is designed for Registered Nurses at any stage of their doctoral journey and from any discipline (for example, an RN who is engaged in doctoral studies in education, nursing, rehabilitation sciences, etc.). Email: email@example.com
19-22 June 2014 — Reston, Va., USA
The American Psychiatric Nurses Association presents the APNA 12th Annual Clinical Psychopharmacology Institute. This year's Clinical Psychopharmacology Institute theme is From Cells to Community: Integrating Psychopharmacology into Nursing Practice. The conference will be held at the Hyatt Regency Reston. The Clinical Psychopharmacology Institute focuses on complex clinical issues addressing the most current practices and insights on clinical psychopharmacology. CPI is appropriate for generalist and advanced practice psychiatric nurses - especially those who administer and/or prescribe medications. Recognizing that a person is more than a mental disorder, this institute addresses the interaction of neurobiological and genetic mechanisms, recovery from mental health disorders and clinical syndromes, and current health care issues in recovery including transcultural care delivery. Complex health issues, polypharmacy, and recently approved medications will also be addressed. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
16-19 July 2014 — Orlando, Fla., USA
Visit the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) booth at the ANPD Annual Convention to check out the newest books from STTI! Help the Association for Nursing Professional Development celebrate its 25th anniversary at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort! The ANPD Annual Convention, the premier education and networking event for NPD specialists, offers value to NPD specialists of all experience levels.
23-25 July 2014 — Rochester, Minn., USA
Mayo Continuing Nursing Education presents the 2014 Holistic Wellness Conference. This conference will be a unique experience that includes evidence-based overviews of health and wellness approaches for mind, body, and spirit. Health promotion and disease prevention are important for transforming healthcare; this conference will introduce participants to several strategies for self-care and for engaging patients in health and wellness. The latest research on stress management and resilience, nutrition, movement, and health behavior change will be presented by expert clinicians and researchers. This conference will offer lectures followed by interactive workshops on a variety of holistic wellness practices. The goals of the conference are to identify the role of body, mind, and spirit in health and wellness; discuss current background for approaches to holistic health and wellness; explore holistic wellness practices for self-care and for engaging in conversations with patients; and experience a variety of holistic wellness practices. Email: email@example.com
24-28 July 2014 — Hong Kong
STTI's 25th International Nursing Research Congress will take place in Hong Kong, and the theme is "Engaging Colleagues: Improving Global Health Outcomes." More than 1,000 nurse researchers, students, clinicians, and leaders attend congress to learn from evidence-based research presentations. Attendees will have the opportunity to view and hear poster and oral presentations on topics regarding research in nursing and evidence-based practice, network and engage with nursing professionals from around the world, and collaborate on improving global health. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
31 July – August 2 2014 — National Harbor, Md., USA
Pediatric Nursing journal presents the Pediatric Nursing 30th Annual Conference at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center. Email: email@example.com
4-5 August 2014 — Chicago, Ill., USA
The OMICS Group presents the 2nd International Conference on Integrative Biology Summit. Integrative Biology-2014 is a remarkable event for scientists/experts from academia and industry nationwide to catalyze the networking between the branches of computational biology and bioinformatics and to facilitate the amalgamation of the complementary scientific efforts in the academia and industry to achieve common scientific goals. The 2nd International Conference on Integrative Biology Summit-2014 will schedule and coordinate all meetings with our Editorial Board members and other experts in the computational biology and bioinformatics field across the World. The scientific program paves a way to gather visionaries through the research talks and presentations and put forward many thought provoking strategies. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
4-8 August 2014 — San Antonio, Texas, USA
The Academic Center for Evidence-Based Practice presents the 2014 Summer Institutes on Quality Improvement. Apply evidence and build science to improve care and patient outcomes. Experience a full immersion in the latest advances in health care improvement. Take advantage of back-to-back institutes to improve care and patient outcomes, from research to implementation to outcomes. Email: email@example.com
2-4 September 2014 — Cambridge, United Kingdom
The NET Planning Committee presents the NET2014 25th International Networking for Healthcare Education Conference. The NET conference philosophy is unique. Highly experienced convenors facilitate in-depth and wide-ranging group discussion in theme sessions, and presenters and delegates share experiences and networking. NET2014 is for everyone involved in healthcare education whatever your area of interest: educators, practitioners, researchers and students. Join colleagues from the UK and overseas to present your work, debate the future direction of healthcare education and share educational ideas and best practice. Abstracts are now being invited for oral presentations, symposia and posters and should be received by Monday, 20 January 2014. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
7-11 September 2014 — Panama City, Panama
The International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care presents the 18th International Conference on Cancer Nursing: Strenghtening Leadership, Unity and Compassion in Cancer Care. The 18th International Conference on Cancer Nursing (ICCN): Strengthening Leadership, Unity and Compassion in Cancer Care is hosted by the International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care (ISNCC). The congress will offer the unique opportunity to meet with international cancer nursing leaders from all over the world, in one place at one time. Don't miss out on the premier international educational opportunity for nurses! Email: email@example.com
8-9 September 2014 — Raleigh, N.C., USA
OMICS Group presents the 2nd International Conference on Radiology and Imaging. Radiology-2014 is an event that brings together active researchers, intellectuals, academicians, students, contributors and industrialists to exchange ideas, communicate and discuss research findings on new advancements in Radiology and Imaging techniques. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
11-14 September 2014 — Orlando, Fla., USA
Visit the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) booth at the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses 23rd Annual Convention to check out the newest books from STTI!
12-13 September 2014 — Maastricht, Netherlands
PhD students from Maastritch University present the European Doctoral Conference in Nursing Science (EDCNS) is an international nursing conference for PhD students. The conference is organised alternately by PhD students from Maastricht University, the Medical University of Graz, and the Charité-Universitätsmedizin of Berlin. The conference provides the opportunity for PhD students to meet and build contacts with colleagues all over Europe, give a presentation about a part of their thesis, share experiences and information in the area of nursing research, learn what is currently happening in nursing science in Europe, and meet the profs! Email: email@example.com
17-20 September 2014 — Phoenix, Ariz., USA
Visit the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) booth at the NLN Education Summit to check out the newest books from STTI!
17-20 September 2014 — Lake Buena Vista, Fla., USA
The Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association presents the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association 33rd Annual Conference at Buena Vista Palace. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
18-19 September 2014 — Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Cincinnati Children's Center for Professional Excellence presents Evidence Implementation for Changing Models of Pediatric Health Care. The conference is primarily intended for pediatric clinicians and those who support pediatric health care, including nurses and nurse practitioners. Following in the tradition of our hospital’s highly successful Evidence-Based Practice conferences for nurses and for educators, this Pediatric Evidence-Based Conference will ensure an intimate and highly interactive experience between attendees and faculty. Presentations will focus on Evidence Implementation for Practice and System Improvement during the two-day conference and include topics such as The Search for Evidence, Teamwork and Patient-Centered Evidence Implementation. Email: email@example.com
24-27 September 2014 — Indianapolis, Ind., USA
The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) presents Leadership Connection 2014. "Personal. Professional. Global." This is an event for STTI chapter leaders and leaders in the nursing field who are interested in developing in their officer and career positions. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
3-5 October 2014 — Rochester, Minn., USA
The Professional Nurse Educator Group (PNEG) presents the 2014 Annual National Conference on Professional Nursing Education and Development: Leading Reform and Advancing the Science of Nursing Education. The 41st Annual National Conference on Professional Nursing Education and Development: Leading Reform and Advancing the Science of Nursing Education will be sponsored by Mayo Clinic Rochester, Minnesota. The purpose of PNEG is encourage and support those involved in lifelong learning from schools of nursing, hospitals, entrepreneurial and continuing nursing education programs in order to promote best practices in the delivery of nursing care. Abstracts are due March 10, 2014. Pre-conferences will be held on October 2, 2014. Email: email@example.com
6-8 October 2014 — San Antonio, Texas, USA
OMICS Group presents the 4th World Congress on Virology. The 4th World Congress on Virology is reconvened following the success of the previous meetings which were held at Embassy Suites Las Vegas, USA and Baltimore, USA. Virology-2014 conference includes topics ranging from fundamental virology research to diagnosis and control. This event will attract up to 300 delegates, including many of the top virologists, world renowned speakers, researchers, practitioners and academics to present their research findings, works in progress, case studies and conceptual advances in the field of Virology. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
7-11 October 2014 — Indianapolis, Ind., USA
Visit the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) booth at the 2014 ENA Annual Conference to check out the newest books from STTI!
8-10 October 2014 — Dallas, Texas, USA
Visit the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) booth at the ANCC National Magnet Conference to check out the newest books from STTI!
11-13 October 2014 — Savannah, Ga., USA
The American Nephrology Nurses’ Association presents the American Nephrology Nurses’ Association Fall Meeting at the Westin Savannah Harbor. Email: email@example.com
16-18 October 2014 — Washington, D.C., USA20-22 October 2014 — Chicago, Ill., USA
The American Academy of Nursing presents the American Academy of Nursing 41st Annual Policy Conference. The American Academy of Nursing’s 41th Annual Policy Conference will identify ways nurses are transforming health care and building a better care delivery system. This three-day conference will showcase the extraordinary work nurses are undertaking to drive policy changes that meet the health care needs of individuals and populations. Transforming Health Care: Driving Policy highlights nursing initiatives that are transforming healthcare, leading change, and influencing policy and ultimately improving the nation’s health. Email: jocelyn_cunic@AANnet.org
OMICS Group presents the 3rd International Summit on Toxicology. The t
heme is “New Challenges and Innovations in Toxicological Sciences.” Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
20-22 October 2014 — Chicago, Ill., USA
OMICS Group presents the 2nd International Conference on Endocrinology. OMICS Group is delighted to invite you to attend the 2nd International Conference on Endocrinology. Endocrinology-2014 will be an innovative and invigorating International congress reflecting the direction of Endocrinology in the 21st century in a secure yet exciting environment that offers a wide range of diversions to participants of all backgrounds. This will be an excellent opportunity to meet leading scientists in the field of endocrinology and learn about the latest technological advances for people with endocrine-related problems. The different tracks are arranged in an interdisciplinary manner to allow delegates to explore issues directly connected to their own areas of work. This also provides an opportunity to engage with other professionals from a wide range of disciplines. Email: email@example.com
22-24 October 2014 — Miami, Fla., USA
The organization committee presents the Fourth International Conference on Violence in the Halth Sector. Work related aggression and violence within the health and social services sector is a major problem which diminishes the quality of working life for staff, compromises organizational effectiveness, and ultimately impacts negatively on the provision and quality of care. These problems pervade both service settings and occupational groups. Considerable attention and advancements in addressing this problem have been achieved from educational, research, practice, service, and organizational perspectives nationally and internationally. Following three successful conferences in 2008 and 2010 in Amsterdam (Netherlands), and 2012 in Vancouver (Canada) the 4th International Conference on Violence in the Health Sector, will take place in Miami. In addition to raising awareness the 2014 conference will provide a platform to share international developments, with a particular emphasis on best practice research and initiatives to effectively respond to the problem.
22-25 October 2014 — Indianapolis, Ind., USA
Visit the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) booth at the APNA 28th Annual Conference to check out the newest books from STTI! The American Psychiatric Nurses Association's annual conference is the premiere event for psychiatric nursing! It is held in a new location each year to encourage new regional participation and to add travel adventure to those who regularly attend. The program will feature more than three days of continuing education specific to psychiatric nursing for RN-PMH and advanced practice nurses alike. Surrounding the educational sessions will be social and networking events to meet with peers and learn from each other. APNA also takes this opportunity to recognize outstanding contributions to the association and psych nursing through the presentation of the APNA Annual Awards.
22-25 October 2014 — Charleston, S.C., USA
The Transcultural Nursing Society, Inc. presents the 40th Annual Conference. The theme is 40 Years of Transcultural Nursing: Living Our Mission in a Changing World. The Mission of the Transcultural Nursing Society is to enhance the quality of culturally congruent, competent, and equitable care that results in improved health and well being for people worldwide. Our objectives for this conference are: Identify evidence based best practices that use innovative strategies to correlate culturally competent care with improved patient outcomes in the clinical setting; Incorporate transcultural nursing theory and research in the strategic planning, design and implementation of health related programs worldwide; Integrate transcultural nursing research that enhances culturally congruent, competent and equitable care; and Analyze the contributions of transcultural nursing theory and research that results in improved health and well-being in the changing U.S. and global communities. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
22-25 October 2014 — Indianapolis, Ind., USA
The American Psychiatric Nurses Association presents the APNA 28th Annual Conference. The APNA Annual Conference is the premiere event for psychiatric nursing! This year's conference, with a theme of Building Connections: Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing Perspectives, will be held at the JW Marriott Indianapolis. The program will feature more than three days of continuing education specific to psychiatric nursing for RN-PMH and advanced practice nurses alike. Surrounding the educational sessions will be social and networking events to meet with peers and learn from each other. APNA also takes this opportunity to recognize outstanding contributions to the association and psych nursing through the presentation of the APNA Annual Awards. Email: email@example.com
27-29 October 2014 — Bodrum, Turkey31 October – 3 November — Lake Buena Vista, Fla., USAThe Society of Urologic Nurses
Hacettepe University Faculty of Nursing presents the 6th International Nursing Management Conference. The theme of the conference is "Creating the Future: Nurses Leading to Safe Environments." The conference includes the following subtopics: enhancing interdisciplinary collaboration in health care, management and leadership for best practices in nursing, creating a safety culture in health care, legal and ethical issues for creating a healthy work environment: staff and patient perspectives, evidence-based practices for safe environments, health information technology, and occupational health and safety. In addition, a preconference workshop will be offered. The conference venue is Bodrum, a district and port city in the Muğla Province, in the southwestern Aegean Region of Turkey. Our conference creates a learning platform blending the latest developments in creating safe environments in nursing with opportunities for interaction and collaboration at national and international levels. In addition to professional, scientific, and social sharing, attendees will experience history and enjoy the miraculous nature bringing sea and forest together. The language of the conference will be English. For Turkish participants simultaneous translation to Turkish will be provided. Outstanding speakers from different countries will share their expertise and best practice related to creating safe environments. Continuing education will be provided for this educational activity. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
and Associates presents the Society of Urologic Nurses and Associates Annual Conference
at Disney's Contemporary Resort. Email: email@example.com
7-9 November 2014 — Scottsdale, Ariz., USA
The International Society of Nurses in Genetics (ISONG) presents the 2014 ISONG World Congress on Nursing and Genomics. In a special endeavor to bring together the best and brightest genetic leaders, sharing current knowledge and future trends of genetics/genomics, we invite you to be a part of this event. The scheduled congress program will feature diverse presentations in: Research Oncology, Clinical Oncology, Technology, Genetic Literacy, ELSI (Ethical, Legal, and Social Issues), Pharmacogenomics, and more. The 2014 ISONG congress overall objectives: present and discuss research, education, and clinical topics that promote the knowledge and scientific foundation for nursing genetic/genomic practice and scholarship; highlight recent genetic scientific advances globally and the implications for nursing research and practice; provide a forum for nurses and other healthcare providers globally to interact, network, share experiences, and discuss the state of the science related to nursing and genetics/genomics; identify genetic discoveries that influence the biology of health and disease; and provide a forum for debate on the application and use of genomic technologies and information and the implications for health and well-being of communities, cultures, and populations from societal and ethical perspectives. This will be a rare and exceptional program for you to attend and to network with this diverse and varied group of leaders and innovators. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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