Tenth Annual College of Nursing Research and Scholarship Day and 2013 Malasanos Lectureship April 5, 2013
The UF College of Nursing Research Day will feature faculty and student research poster presentations in areas such as adult and elderly nursing, pain, health-care environments and systems, and women’s, children’s and family nursing. Student posters will be judged and prizes awarded.
The Malasanos Distinguished Lectureship brings distinguished speakers to the university every two years to discuss a wide variety of health topics of interest to clinicians, patients and the public.
Registration and Abstract Information
There is no fee.
9:30 – 10:30 Registration, coffee and poster viewing (Ground Floor and NRC Room 1203)
Sigma Theta Local Chapter Meeting (Room G-301A)
10:45 Dean’s Welcome: Dr. Kathleen Long (HPNP Auditorium)
10:50 – 12:00 Malasanos Distinguished Lectureship. Lecturer: Dr. Vicki Conn, Potter-Brinton Distinguished Professor, Associate Dean, and Director of the Meta-Analysis Research Center at the Missouri University School of Nursing, “Data vs. Sacred Cows: Meta-Analyses of Interventions to Change Physical Activity Behavior” (HPNP Auditorium) For more on Dr. Conn, see below.
12:00 – 12:15 Awards (HPNP Auditorium)
12:15 – 1:15 Lunch and poster viewing (HPNP Reception Area, NRC Room 1203)
1:15 – 2:45 Oral presentations (HPNP Rooms G-105, G-109, G-301, G-301A)
3:00 – 4:00 CON Doctoral Student Consultation with Dr. Conn (HPNP Room 3203)
Sigma Theta Local Chapter Meeting (Room G-105)
4:00 – 5:00 Consultations with individual College of Nursing faculty, by appointment
(HPNP Room 3203)
This activity has been awarded 2.5 continuing nursing education contact hours. Shands Healthcare is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Georgia Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s COA. Approved provider status does not imply endorsement by the provider, ANCC, GNA of any products displayed in conjunction with this activity.
This year’s Malasanos Distinguished Lecturer is Vicki Conn, PhD, RN, FAAN, Potter-Brinton Distinguished Professor, Associate Dean and Director of the Meta-Analysis Research Center at the Missouri University School of Nursing who will speak on:
“Data vs. Sacred Cows: Meta-Analyses of Interventions to
Change Physical Activity Behavior.”
Dr. Conn is editor of Western Journal of Nursing Research. She conducts meta-analysis research on interventions to change health behaviors. She has conducted three R01 funded meta-analyses of interventions to increase physical activity and medication adherence. Dr. Conn has had over 150 publications appear in well-known journals such as American Journal of Public Health, Nursing Research, Diabetologia, The Gerontologist, American Journal of Preventive Medicine, and Patient Education and Counseling.
The Malasanos Distinguished Lectureship was endowed in 1992 in honor of John Malasanos, husband of former College of Nursing Dean Lois Malasanos.
For more information contact Laurie Rinfret
Phone: (352) 273-6321
Fax: (352) 273-6573