2015 Annual Conference Archives

MNRS 39th Annual Research Conference

Innovations for Person-Centered Care

The Midwest Nursing Research Society held its 39th Annual Research Conference in Indianapolis, IN, April 16-19, 2015 with attendance of 991 participants. We would like to say THANK YOU to our host schools/sponsors, presenters, reviewers, volunteers, committees, members and attendees for your support of the Annual MNRS Research Conference. This conference would not have been possible without your passion and generous dedication for the advancement of nursing research.


You can view photos of the conference HERE.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE FINAL PROGRAM

You can view our online interactive program HERE.  (This is only available for conference attendees - your username and password are the email address you used to register for the conference.)

CLICK HERE for the poster index addendum.  (Please note - no additional changes are able to be made at this time.)


Host Schools

We would like recognize our primary Conference Hosts for their generous support of the 2015 Annual Research Conference.

Indiana University School of Nursing
Ball State University
Indiana State University, College of Nursing, Health, and Human Service
Purdue University School of Nursing
University of Southern Indiana College of Nursing and Health Professions
Valparaiso University College of Nursing

Exhibitors

Ball State University
CANS - Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science/American Academy of Nursing
Case Western Reserve University
Eastern Michigan University
Emory University / Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing
Glen Taylor Nursing Institute/Minnesota State University, Mankato School of Nursing
Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College
Grand Valley State University Kirkhof College of Nursing
Illinois State University
Indiana State University, College of Nursing, Health, and Human Service
Indiana University School of Nursing
Ivy Tech Community College
Kent State University, College of Nursing
Loyola University Chicago
Marquette University
Michigan State University
National Institute of Nursing Research, NIH
Oakland University

Ohio State University College of Nursing
Olivet Nazarene University
Oncology Nursing Society
Purdue University Calumet
Purdue University School of Nursing
Rush University College of Nursing
Saint Louis University
South Dakota State University
University of Cincinnati College of Nursing
University of Iowa
University of Kansas School of Nursing
University of Louisville
University of Michigan School of Nursing
University of Minnesota School of Nursing
University of Missouri - Sinclair
University of Nebraska Medical Center
University of North Dakota
University of Southern Indiana College of Nursing and Health Professions
University of Toledo
University of Wisconsin - Madison
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
Valparaiso University
Wayne State University
Wolters Kluwer

 


CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

The full 2015 conference program was submitted and approved by the Ohio Nurses Association and the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation for continuing education accreditation. All information concerning contact hours is listed below. For the 2015 Annual Conference, all evaluations and certificates for proof of continuing education will be done online.

This activity has been approved for a maximum of 17.49 contact hours:
Thursday (Pre-Conference) – 6.49 total contact hours for half day workshops.  (WS2 - 3.33 and WS3 - 3.16)  This was certified by the ONA.

Full Conference – 11 credit hours - This was certified by ANCC
Friday – 5.5 contact hours
Saturday – 3 contact hours
Sunday – 2.5 contact hours

NOTE:  Not all sessions are eligible for CE credit.

This continuing nursing education activity was approved by two (2) accrediting bodies.  The Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation and the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
ONA approval valid through April 15, 2017. Assigned ONA #16173.