Upcoming Nursing Research and Education Conferences, 2014-2015

Educational Opportunities for Healthcare Professionals
COMFORT Communication for Pallitaive Care Teams: Improving the Quality of Care
Applications are now closed for the January 2015 course. Please visit the webpage and contact Lisa Kilburn at pallcarecomm@coh.org for future training information.
  • January 28-29, 2015: California Endowment Center, Los Angeles
Clinical Trials Training For Nurses and Program Administrators
Contact Liz Gourdine, mgourdine@coh.org 626-256-4673 ext. 63488
  •     May 28-29, 2015: Anaheim, CA
  •     October 1-2, 2015: Orlando, FL
NEW! COMFORT Communication for Oncology Nurses: Improving Patient-Centered Communication & Cancer Care
Using the evidence-based COMFORTTM SM Communication Curriculum, this interactive 2-day course will include communication skills-building sessions and provide participants with a communication toolkit that includes a copy of the curriculum, books, USB of video examples with teaching guide, and additional resources. Using a goal-directed method of teaching, faculty will help teams develop three goals for implementing process improvement related to communication. Competitively selected oncology nurse teams from (2 participants per team) will be selected and the curriculum is appropriate for any level of learner (CEUs will be offered).
National ELNEC Courses 2015

ELNEC - Asian Pre-Conference
August 18, 2015-Kona, HI
ELNEC- Core 2015
November 5 - 6, 2015-Washington, DC
November 5 - 6, 2015-Washington, DC (Adult Track Only)
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
All courses offer CE and/or CME units. For more information about ELNEC & registration, please visit:  www.aacn.nche.edu/elnec