This conference provides a forum for nurse educators, nurse clinicians, nurse researchers, and nurse leaders to gain knowledge and insight for generating excellence in practice and education hence improving patient outcomes.
Precision medicine is creating the right health approaches and care for the right person. As we explore new technologies and data science, over time, we will improve our ability to track and prevent infectious disease outbreaks, measure environmental exposures, enhance disease tracking in populations and help develop policies and targeted interventions that can improve health and address health disparities.
Through engagement and learning from experts, nurses will learn how to use the knowledge gained from health of individuals to inform improvements for health of populations to strengthening nursing and medicine, and public health partnerships that address health problems and disparities. We will envision the future and begin to develop logical plans utilizing precision medicine and population health to meet current health care challenges and future opportunities.
Continuing Nursing Education Credit
CNE contact hours will be awarded for attending the entire program and verification of successful completion of the program evaluation. You must be present for the entire conference to obtain credit. No partial credit will be awarded.
University of Texas Medical Branch Continuing Nursing Education is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association - Approver, an accredited approver with distinction by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
CONFLICTS OF INTEREST:
A conflict of interest occurs when an individual has an opportunity to affect or impact educational content with which he or she may have a commercial interest or a potentially biasing relationship of a financial nature. All workshop planning committee members and presenters/authors/content reviewers must disclose the presence or absence of a conflict of interest relative to this activity. All potential and actual conflicts are resolved prior to the planning, implementation, or evaluation of the continuing nursing education activity. All activity planning committee members and presenters/authors/content reviewers have submitted Conflict of Interest Disclosure forms. The planning committee members and presenter of this CNE activity have disclosed no relevant financial relationships related to the planning or implementation of this CNE activity.
REPORTING OR PERCEIVED BIAS:
Bias is defined by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (ANCC COA) as preferential influence that causes a distortion of opinions or of facts. Commercial bias may occur when a CNE activity promotes one or more product(s) – drugs, devices services, software, hardware, etc. This definition is not all inclusive and participants may use their own interpretation in deciding if a presentation is biased.
The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) is interested in the opinions and perceptions of attendees at accredited continuing nursing education activities, especially i the presence of actual or perceived bias in continuing education. Therefore, ANCC invites attendees to access the “ANCC Accreditation Feedback Line” to report any noted bias or conflict of interest i the educational activity; any concerns, complaints or opinions; any great experiences; any unpleasant experienced, or your thoughts on the process. The toll free number is: 1-866-262-9730