Conference

2017 Conference Theme

Transforming Nursing: Building A Culture of Innovation

Important Dates

EXTENDED
Abstract Submission Deadline:

February 15, 2017

Author Notification:
March 1, 2017

Submit additional info:
March 22, 2017

Register Today

We've heard your feedback and we are moving the registration completely online. You'll still have to submit the form and pay your fee via PayPal, but now you won't have to worry about printing or scanning anything. Please visit the registration page to secure your spot at the conference today!

We are pleased to announce an evidence-based nursing conference planned for Wednesday, April 26th 2017 at Wichita’s WSU Eugene M. Hughes Metropolitan Complex in Wichita, KS from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm hosted by the Epsilon Gamma Chapter-at-Large of Sigma Theta Tau International, a Honor Society of Nursing.  (Actual schedule for the day will be available in March 2017). Registration will cover continental breakfast, lunch, snacks, beverages, and continuing education credits for eligible RNs and LPNs. 

The theme for the 2017 Evidence-Based Nursing Conference is “Transforming Nursing: Building A Culture of Innovation.

The evidence-based nursing conference has become an annual event in support of Wichita-area nurses and the patients we serve. This conference will provide an educational forum for updating nursing knowledge about local initiatives, best practices, and creative approaches supported by evidence.

Currently, we are calling for submissions for poster or oral presentations. Click here to learn more or visit our 2017 Submission page by clicking here.

All nurses and nursing students are invited to attend and participate fully in this community event, regardless of practice area or educational level. Click here to register.

Membership in the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing is not required to participate. We strongly encourage you and your colleagues to submit an abstract and showcase your innovative work supported by evidence in the nursing sector. If you’d like to learn more about Epsilon Gamma of Sigma Theta Tau International, please click here.

All submissions received by February 1, 2017 will undergo a “blind” review process after your abstract is de-identified and assigned a number. Authors will be notified of abstract acceptance by March 1, 2017. Those accepted for oral presentations will receive a discount on registration fees. Continuing education hours for RNs will be available and issued by Wichita State University. Please see flyer and FAQ page for additional information.

Save the date and plan to join us, meet new people, and perhaps catch up with old friends. See you there!

Partner Sponsors

Thank you to our 2017 Partner Sponsors!

Platinum Wichita Medical Research and Education Foundation

Gold David Kauffman – Wichita, KS - Allstate Agent

Wichita State University

Silver

Hurst Review Services

Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System

Newman University

For more information about how you can become a Partner Sponsor or exhibitor at our event, please click here.

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This conference is hosted by the Epsilon Gamma of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, representing the BSN-awarding, Wichita-Area colleges and universities. Click here to learn more about Epsilon Gamma.

Conference Details

Thank you for your interest in the 2017 conference. Please mark your calendars for Wednesday, April 26, 2017. We heard our participants and are moving to a bigger venue at Wichita’s WSU Eugene M. Hughes Metropolitan Complex.
Download Call for Abstracts

Important Deadlines

EXTENDED
Abstract Submission Deadline:

February 15, 2017

Author Notification:
March 1, 2017

Submit additional info:
March 22, 2017

Questions?

Please check our Frequently Asked Questions page to see if we've answered your question. If not, please direct all questions to info@ebpnursingwichita.org.

Hosted by Epsilon Gamma-at-Large Chapter