"Geriatric Nursing, Education, and Clinical Simulation"
Connecting the Dots Geriatric Nursing, Education, and Clinical Simulation April 2-3, 2009 Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Conference Center Research Triangle Park, Durham, NC USA AccreditAtion The School of Nursing at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. ANCC Contact Hours: TBD conference description This conference will focus on innovative solutions to meet the challenges faced by nurse clinicians, educators, and leaders. Individual peer-reviewed paper presentations and poster sessions related to trends and innovations in geriatric nursing education will be featured. Keynote speakers and discussion facilitators will emphasize: • Preparing the new nursing workforce and lifelong learning needs of seasoned caregivers • Trends and innovations in geriatric nursing education and practice • Educational uses of human patient simulator technologies progrAm schedule Registration begins at 7:30 on April 2, 2009. Program begins at 8:30 am and concludes at 4:30 on April 3, 2009. Keynote speAKers: Susan C. Reinhardt, RN, PhD, FAAN, Senior Vice President, AARP Public Policy Institute Diana J. Mason, RN, PhD, FAAN, DHL (Hon), Editor-in-Chief of the American Journal of Nursing cost: $ 285 or $145 for full time students (student identification required). Please call The University of North Carolina School of Nursing Center for Lifelong Learning (CLL) to register and/or to pay by credit card (919-966-3638). You may also go online to register at: http://nursing.ce.unc.edu/registration.php CLL Registration and Payment Policy: In order for you to be registered for the program, we must receive payment at least 30 working days before the program. Until we receive payment, you are not officially registered and if the program fills, you may not be able to attend. For more information on courses visit http://nursing.ce.unc.edu