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Stanford Health Care and Stanford Children’s Health are pleased to announce the return of Healthcare Con! This year the event will be held over 3 days at Stanford and includes a Pre-Conference Evidence-Based Practice Workshop. Early-bird registration is now open. Secure your spot at the conference today and join in on the opportunity to connect with other regional and Magnet hospitals.

Healthcare Con Returns for its 2nd Annual Conference

Stanford Health Care and Stanford Children’s Health are pleased to announce the return of Healthcare Con! Sponsored by 12 regional hospitals of Bay Area Magnet Convening, Healthcare Con is an excellent opportunity to discover the aspiring research and education conducted at other institutions that aim to improve healthcare for all.

Healthcare Con 2019

June 26th 2019

Pre-Conference EBP Workshop

Li Ka Shing Center (LKSC)

291 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305

June 27th-28th 2019

2-Day Healthcare Con

Arrillaga Alumni Center

326 Galvez St. Stanford, CA 94305

Early-Bird Registration is OPEN!

Seats are limited, so be sure to request time off, use your tuition funds, and register ASAP!

Registration Fees:

$100 fee for Pre-Conference

$299 fee for Early-Bird 2-Day Conference (Ends May 1st 2019)

$350 fee for General 2-Day Conference

BRN CE Contact hours will be available. The total contact hours and final agenda will be released in April-May 2019.

Healthcare Con is an interdisciplinary conference developed to showcase the latest in research, innovation, quality and evidence-based healthcare improvement projects. The event will feature a wide-range of exciting lectures, discussions, poster presentations, networking opportunities, and educational session aimed to teach and inspire healthcare professionals of all career stages.

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 presented by Dr. Lynn Gallagher! Dr. 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.

Hear more about the experience from last year’s attendees:

“It was incredible to participate in this conference and learn what other area Magnet organizations are doing at the bedside.”

“This was a well-organized conference with interesting, relevant, and inspiring topics and speakers THANK YOU!”

“This was great overall! I learned so much. The poster presentations were an additional learning material and it was great to see nurses participate.”

“Will attend the next Healthcare Research Conference in a heartbeat! Having international speakers help inspire and rekindle my professional curiosity and soul.”

“This was one of the best educational conferences I have attended Thank you!”

Article By: Sana Younus

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