Events

Fourth International Conference on Violence in the Health Sector

Miami, Florida, United States – October 22, 2014

CGFNS will be a sponsor

 

The specific aims of the conference are:

  • To sensitize stakeholders to the issue of violence in the health and social services sector,
  • To understand the evolving manifestations and the human, professional and economic implications of violence in the health and social services sector,
  • To present, promote and exchange effective sustainable initiatives and strategies addressing personal safety, organizational and environmental security, and wellbeing for all workers and clients in the health and social services sector,
  • To present initiatives which respond to the problem, and have transferable learning for efforts in broader service and geographical contexts,
  • To offer a program of presentations considering the vantage points of all parties, e.g. service users, workers, management.

Call for Abstracts, Deadline March 1, 2014

For more information: http://www.oudconsultancy.nl/MiamiSite2014

 

ICN International Conference and CNR

Seoul, Republic of China – June 19-23, 2015

CGFNS will be a sponsor

 

Global Citizen, Global Nursing

This international gathering of thousands of nurses will explore the importance of cross-cultural understanding and global cooperation in nursing. The Conference will provide opportunities for nurses to build relationships and to disseminate nursing knowledge and leadership across specialties, cultures and countries. The three ICN pillars – Professional Practice, Regulation and Socio-Economic Welfare – will frame the scientific programme and the dynamic exchange of experiences and expertise.

Featured plenary speakers will bring inspiration and the latest information on the nursing workforce and workplace, ethics/human rights, clinical care and patient safety. Concurrent sessions, symposia and posters will address these issues plus developments in nursing education, pandemics/disasters, care systems and access, technology, regulation and the history of nursing. The Conference will also be the venue for ICN Network meetings and thought provoking main sessions – including a debate on a priority issue for the profession.

The Council of National Representatives, ICN’s global governing body, will convene from

17-19 June 2015. Conference participants who are members of ICN member associations will be able to observe global nursing leaders identify the profession’s priorities and future directions.

The specific aims of the conference are:

  • To advance and improve the coverage and quality of health services.
  • To demonstrate the nursing contribution to the health of individuals,  families and communities.
  • To provide opportunities for an in-depth exchange of experience and expertise within and beyond the international nursing community.

Abstracts for the ICN 2015 Conference can now be submitted here: https://b-com.mci-group.com/AbstractSubmission/ICN2015.aspx

For more information: http://www.icn.ch/details/117-icn-conference.html