Highlights, August 27, 2014

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Future of Nursing Scholars Program

Call for Proposals for the 2015 program, with a deadline of October 1, 2014 at 3:00 pm (ET). The goal of the program is to develop the next generation of PhD-prepared nurse leaders who are committed to long-term leadership careers that advance science and discovery, strengthen nursing education, and bring transformational change to nursing and health care. For more information, click here.

CNR Data Daze 2014 - RSVP ASAP! First Session September 12!
Looking to hone your stats and SPSS skills? Then the CNR Data Daze Stats series may be for you!  Join us for all or some of the sessions in this year's series!  Drs. Andres Azuero & Dheeraj Raju will lead the sessions, once a month from 9:30-12:00.  This will be a hands-on experience using SPSS in the Lister Hill Library Testing Lab G017. Click here to learn more!

UAB Annual Nursing Research Day, September 12

The UAB Center for Nursing Excellence, Evidence Based Nursing Practice and Research Council, and the UAB School of Nursings invites you to attend the 2014 Magnet Evidenced Bases Practice and Research Day, September 12 from 8-4 at the Margaret Spain Cameron Auditorium.  For more information contact Christy McDougal at cmcdougal@uabmc.edu

SON Jean Kelley Fall Lecture, October 7

Got the Night-Shift Blues? Circadian Misalignment of Shift Working Nurses” Presented by Patricia Patrician, PhD, RN, FAAN, Donna Brown Banton Endowed Professor & Karen L. Gamble, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neurobiology. Tuesday, October 7, 2014, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM, Reception to follow, CNR room 1020.  RSVP ASAP

Association of Nurses in AIDS Care 2014 Conference, November 5-8
This year's Conference includes an Advanced Practice Track specifically designed to address the learning needs of Advanced Practice Registered Nurses and Nurse Practitioners, and topics include pharmacotherapeutics and primary care of people living with HIV across the lifespan. The Conference agenda also includes a range of panel discussions, including presentations on the role of  faith-based communities in HIV prevention, testing and care; the HIV epidemic in the Caribbean and the HIV epidemic in Latino and Hispanic populations. Any Questions?  call 330-670-0101 or email anac@anacnet.org

IOM News Alert: New Reports

The Cost of Inaction for Young Children Globally - Workshop Summary