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2nd Annual UCI Nursing Symposium 2019
June 12 @ 8:00 am - 4:45 pm| $40
About this Event:
The second annual UCI Nursing Symposium brings the Orange County nursing community together to discuss leading topics and issues. This year, the focus is “Wellness Across the Healthcare Continuum: Patients, Nurses, and Communities.” Keynote speaker and American Academy of Nursing living-legend, Patricia Benner, will present her research on wounded warriors. All sessions will feature recognized experts in the field of nursing and beyond. Sessions are designed to promote a participatory environment and include hands-on interactive learning workshops and interactive poster sessions.
Upon completing this symposium, participants will earn 8 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), and will be able to:
- Understand the knowledge base for wellness across the healthcare continuum
- Appraise a range of programs and interventions developed and implemented to promote wellness in patients, nurses and communities
- Give examples of evidence-based wellness modalities, such as healing touch and acupressure
- Apply strategies learned through hands-on demonstration to promote wellness in themselves and others.
Keynote Speaker: Patricia Benner, R.N., Ph.D., FAAN
Date: Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Time: 8:00AM – 4:45 PM (Breakfast and Lunch will be provided)
Location: UCI Campus Student Center
Fees: $40 registration fee. Fees increase to $50 after May 31st. Students who show proof of enrollment in a nursing program will receive a $15 discount if they register by May 30. Student ID is required.
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