Healthcare Con 2020

Conference Dates: June 3-5, 2020

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.

Save your seat for Healthcare Con 2020!

Early-Bird Registration is now open:

$299 For HCC 2-Day Event

$100 Pre-Conference

*All event tickets include a $15.00 service fee at checkout.


The Call for Abstracts are now closed. 

Click here to visit the abstract submission page. Abstract Reviewer Applications are now closed. 

We are pleased to announce our Keynote Speakers:

CYNDA H. RUSHTON, PhD, RN, FAAN recognized as an international leader in nursing ethics, is the Anne and George L. Bunting Professor of Clinical Ethics in the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics and the School of Nursing. Her current scholarship focuses on moral suffering of clinicians, moral resilience, palliative care, and designing a culture of ethical practice. She is author and editor of Moral Resilience: Transforming Moral Suffering in Healthcare (Oxford University Press), that aims to transform approaches to moral suffering with innovative methods of cultivating moral resilience.




TRISH ANEN, RN, MBA, NEA-BC is a Principal and the APP Workforce Practice Leader at SullivanCotter. Trish was previously with the Illinois Health and Hospital Association, where she was VP of Advisory Services. She co-founded The Center for Advancing Provider Practices during her time as the Chief Clinical Officer at Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council. With over 30 years of clinical, executive and consulting experience, Trish has a deep understanding of the evolving health care marketplace and helps organizations implement enhanced models of care and optimize care team performance.


MARY JO KREITZER, PhD, RN, FAAN is the founder and director of the Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing at the University of Minnesota where she also serves as a tenured professor in the School of Nursing.  Within the School of Nursing, Dr. Kreitzer is the co-lead of the doctorate of nursing practice (DNP) program in integrative health and healing. Dr. Kreitzer has authored over 150 publications and is the co-editor of the text Integrative Nursing 2nd Edition published in 2018 by Oxford University Press. She earned her doctoral degree in public health focused on health services research, policy and administration, and her master’s and bachelor’s degrees in nursing.

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


Event Details

  • Pre-Conference: June 3, 2020
  • LPCH Auditorium, Room 1800
  • 725 Welch Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94304
  • Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
  • Conference: June 4-5, 2020
  • Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center
  • 326 Galvez St, Stanford, CA 94305
  • Stanford University Campus

Key Dates

  • Early-Bird Registration Closes: May 1st, 2020 at 11:59 PM Pacific
  • Call for Volunteers: Coming soon
  • Abstract Submission Has Closed

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