Healthcare Con is an interdisciplinary conference developed to showcase the latest in research, innovation, quality and evidence-based healthcare improvement projects. This three-day event will feature a wide-range of exciting lectures, discussions, networking opportunities, and education forums aimed to teach & inspire clinicians of all career stages.
We invite you to submit an abstract for Healthcare Con 2019. Held over three days at Stanford University, this event will showcase the best research, education, innovation, and evidence-based improvement activities undertaken by colleagues from throughout the nation. Abstract details are provided at the link provided. Abstracts are due by February 15th, 2019.
The Healthcare Con Planning committee is seeking motivated individuals to help peer review abstracts for Healthcare Con 2019! We recognize the value and importance of peer review, and are pleased to provide this opportunity for professionals to build their resume and gain valuable experience. Submit your application by January 30th, 2019.
We Are Pleased to Announce Our Keynote Speakers:
Bernadette Melnyk, PhD., RN., APRN-CNP, FAANP, FNAP, FAAN is the Vice President for Health Promotion, University Chief Wellness Officer, Professor and Dean of the College of Nursing at Ohio State University (OSU), and Professor of Pediatrics and Psychiatry at OSU’s College of Medicine. She is a nationally and internationally recognized speaker and researcher in areas of evidence-based practice, adolescent mental health, and health and wellness.
Atul Butte, MD, PhD is the Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg Distinguished Professor and inaugural Director of the Bakar Computational Health Sciences Institute at the University of California, San Francisco. Dr. Butte is also the Chief Data Scientist for the University of California Health System which includes 17 health professional schools, 6 medical centers, and 10 hospitals. Dr. Butte has been funded by NIH for 20 years, and has authored over 200 publications, with research repeatedly featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Wired Magazine.
Pre-Conference EBP Workshop
Healthcare Con 2019 is excited to present an Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) Pre-Conference workshop on Wednesday June 26th, 2019! Lynn Gallagher is the Senior Director, Clinical Core Director at Helene Fuld Health Trust National Institute for Evidence-based Practice in Nursing and Healthcare. Dr. Gallagher’s clinical background in maternal-child health and nursing administration spans 30 years. She served in a variety of roles ranging from bedside clinician to chief nursing officer, in which she gained extensive experience and expertise in teaching and implementing evidence-based practice in real-world clinical settings. The pre-conference will be held on-site at Stanford University at the Li Ka Shing Learning and Knowledge Center (LKSC) from 1:00-5:00pm PST. Address: 291 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305. Sign up for the pre-conference when registering for the event!
Healthcare Con is a brought to you by Stanford Health Care & Stanford Children’s Health,
in collaboration with the following organizations that form the Bay Area Magnet Convening Consortium
- June 26-28th, 2019
- Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center
- 326 Galvez St, Stanford, CA 94305
- Stanford, California USA