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The 11th Annual National Conference

Asian American Pacific Islander Nurses Association’s 11th Annual Conference

 

Vulnerable Population: Implications for research, practice and education
 

March 28th (Friday) – 29th (Saturday), 2014

 

Holiday Inn San Diego North Miramar, San Diego, CA

 


For those doing poster presentations at our 11th Annual AAPINA Nursing Conference, please format your posters to fit a 36"x 48" poster board. Mahalo!

 

CONFERENCE SPEAKERS
 

PRE-CONFERENCE
 

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: March 27, 2014
 

Faye A. Gary, EdD, MS, RN, FAAN
Medical Mutual of Ohio and Kent W. Clapp Chair and Professor of Nursing

 

Frances Payne, Bolton School of Nursing & Department of Psychiatry
School of Medciine, Case Western Reserve
University, Clevlond, Ohio
Keynote Address: "Mental Health in Vulnerable Populations: Implication in Practice, Research & Education"
 

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: March 28, 2014
 

Todd Gloria, Interim Mayor of San Diego (Invited)
 

PLENARY SPEAKERS: March 28, 2014
 

Leorey N. Saligan, PhD, CRNP, RN
Chiet Symptoms Biology Unit, NINR/NIH
Topic: Implications of 'Omics' Research on Nursing Care of Vulnerable Populations.

 

Bernice Coleman, PhD, ACNP- BC, FAHA, FAAN
Research Scientist, Cedars Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, California.
Topic: Ethnic Minority Nurses' Genetic and Genomics Knowledge and Practice.: Implication for Serving Vulnerable Populations.

 

PLENARY SPEAKERS: March 29, 2014
 

Alexis D. Bakos, PhD, MPH, RN
Acting Director, Division of Nursing
Bureau af Health Professions
Health Resources and Services Administration
Topic: "HRSA: Grant Opportunities in Nursing Education and Practice

 

Benjamin S. Malayang, Ill, PhD
President, Silliman University
Dumaguete City, Philippines
Topic: "Higher Education in Asia: Issues and Challenges"

 

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

Thursday, March 27th: Pre-Conference

1:00 - 1:45 p.m. Welcome Okura Fellows and Mentors
1:45 - 2:45 p.m. Keynote Presentation
2:45 - 3:45 p.m. Break out Session (Fellows meeting with mentors)
3:45 - 4:00 p.m. Break
4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Report from Fellows
5:00 - 5:15 p.m. Closing
5:30 - 7:00 p.m. Executive Board Meeting
 

Friday, March 28th
7:30 - 8:45 a.m. Registration & Breakfast
8:45 - 9:00 a.m. Welcome Remarks: AAPINA President Elizabeth W Gonzalez, PhD, APRN-BC
9:00 - 9:45 a.m. Keynote Presentations
9:45 -10:45 a.m. Plenary Session
10:45 - 11:00 a.m. Break
11:00 - 12:00 p.m. Abstract Presentations
12:00 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Plenary Session
2:30 - 3:30 p.m. Abstract Presentations
3:30 - 3:45 p.m. Break
3:45 - 4:45 p.m. Abstract Presentations
5:30 - 7:00 p.m. Evening Reception; Poster Presentation
7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Dinner and Entertainment; Hepatitis B Presentation
 

Saturday, March 29th
7:30 - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast & Registration
9:00 - 10:00 a.m. Plenary Session
10:00 - 10:45 a.m. Plenary Session
10:45 - 11:00 a.m. Break
11:00 - 12:20 p.m. Abstract Presentations
12:20 - 2:20 p.m. Lunch: Awards & Membership Meeting
2:20 - 3:20 p.m. Abstract Presentations
3:20 - 3:35 p.m. Evaluation
3:35 - 3:45 p.m. Closing Remarks
 

Register now by downloading, completing and mailing in the conference brochure registration form.
 

Please go to http://www.memberarea.aapina.org/join to download the membership application form.
 

CEU hours are pending based on BRN approval.
 

Cancellation Policy: Cancellation must be submitted in writing by March 5, 2014 in order to receive full refund (minus $20 processing fee)

For more information about AAPINA, please email: info@aapina.org