2017 Annual Conference Information 2017-07-31T11:45:27+00:00

Nursing’s Role in Transforming Healthcare

The North Dakota Center for Nursing is excited to announce its third annual conference,held Oct. 12-13, 2017 in Bismarck, ND at the Radisson Hotel. Each year our annual conference places special emphasis on developing nurse leaders, encouraging research, networking and much more.

Contact Hours

This conference has been approved for 12 North Dakota Board of Nursing Contact hours.

Hotel Information

Our third annual conference will be held at the Radisson Hotel in Bismarck October 12 – 13th. The hotel is located downtown and conveniently near multiple shopping and dining experiences.

Radisson Hotel Bismarck
605 E Broadway Ave
Bismarck, ND 58501.
(701) 255-6000

Reservations can be made through the Radisson Hotel in Bismarck via the button below or by using the coupon code “NDCN7”. Please mention the group reference of “North Dakota Center for Nursing” when making reservations via telephone.

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Tentative Schedule

October 12, 2017

9:00 AM–10:00 AM: Registration, Poster and Silent Auction Setup

10:00 AM – 6:00 PM: Silent Auction Open

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM: Welcome, Introduction and Update on NDCFN

10:30 AM –12:00 PM: Building a Culture of Health in North Dakota – Keynote Panel

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM: Lunch, Posters (including brief presentations), Exhibits, silent auction

1:30 PM- 2:30 PM: Research, EBP and Education Breakout 1

2:30 PM -3:00 PM: Break, Posters and Exhibits, Silent Auction

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM: Research, EBP and Education Breakout 2

4:00 PM – 4:30 PM: Break, Posters and Exhibits

4:30 PM – 5:30 PM: Research, EBP and Education Breakout 3

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM: Reception Social, exhibits,

6:00 PM: Poster voting, silent auction bidding ends

6:30 PM – 8:00 PM: Celebration Dinner/Legendary Nurse Awards/Announce Poster award winners and silent auction award winners

8:00 PM – 8:30 PM: Distribution/payment for silent auction items.

October 13, 2017

7:30 AM – 8:00 AM: Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM: Plenary Session

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM: Break, Exhibits

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM: Nurses Inspiring Nurses Networking: Topics from Today’s Environment

10:30 AM- 12:00 PM: Closing Keynote- Leadership in Transformation

12:00 PM: Wrap-up and Conference Evaluation

Conference Registration
Conference, Hotel, & Agenda Information
Sponsor Registration
Legendary Nurse Award Nominations
Silent Auction