Conferences & Professional Development Announcements


The National Black Nurses Association 44th Annual Institue and Conference - August 2016

The National Black Nurses Association 44th Annual Institue and Conference; "Nursing: Advancing Healthcare Practices through Diversity and Collaboration" Wednesday, August 2 – Sunday, August 7, 2016 Sheraton Memphis Downtown, Memphis, TN. Click here for more information.


Sigma Theta Tau International - Sept 29-Oct 1 - Abstracts DUE MAY 31!

Sigma Theta Tau International Theta Beta Chapter presents: Region 8 Conference 2016 “Nursing: The Next Generation – How Will We Contribute to a New Health Ecosystem?” September 29 – October 1, 2016 Jackson, Mississippi. ***Call for Abstracts*** Deadline: May 31, 2016. Abstracts are encouraged within the general categories of: Education, Clinical Practice, Technology, Service, and Healthcare Administration Selected presenters must agree to register for the conference on the day they present. Click here to submit abstracts.


Joining Forces to Restore Lives - October 7, Tampa, FL

Joining Forces To Restore Lives: International Nursing Research, Education and Practice on Military and Veteran’s Health, October 7, 2016 at the Center for Advanced Medical Learning and Simulation (CAMLS). Participants of the Joining Forces Conference are encouraged to join in on the:IS-ART Conference Beyond PTSD: Emerging Research and Clinical Applications of ART October 8-9, 2016. Participants of the Joining Forces event receive a 50% discount on the IS-ART Conference Registration. For more information click here.


SNRS Abstract Submission - First Call for Abstracts:  May 3-June 7, 2016

SNRS will be accepting submissions for the first call of Symposia, Podium and Poster, May 3, 2016 – June 7, 2016. Click here for Abstract Guideline Submission information for the 2017 Annual Conference in Dallas, TX first call. Paper (Podium), Poster and Symposium Abstract Rating/Review Criteria

Second Call for Abstracts: September 6-October 4, 2016 SNRS will be accepting submissions for the second call of Student/Late Breaker Posters and General Session, September 6, 2016 – October 4, 2016. Click here for Abstract Guideline Submission information for the 2017 Annual Conference in Dallas, TX second call. General Session Rating/Review Criteria


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