March 6-8, 1991
The Consensus Development Conference on Pressure Ulcers will be held at the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel in Crystal City, VA. The theme is "Early Intervention: Reducing Pressure Ulcer Risk Factors," and abstracts are being accepted. For more information, contact NPUAP, SUNY at Buffalo, Beck Hall, 3435 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214; 716-831-2143.
March 15-16, 1991
The Region Vl Educational Conference of the National Gerontological Nursing Association will be held at Methodist College of Nursing and Allied Health, Omaha, NE, and will be hosted by the Nebraska Gerontological Nursing Association. For more information, contact Lucile Wood, Director, Region Vl, NGNA, 91 5 South 90th Street, Omaha, NE 68114.
April 8-10, 1991
The National Conference on Cholesterol and High Blood Pressure Control will be held at the Washington Sheraton Hotel, Washington, DC. For more information, contact Yvonne Rodler, 4733 Bethesda Avenue, Suite 530, Bethesda, MD 20814-4820; 301-951-3275.
April 11-13, 1991
"Key Aspects of Elder Care: Managing Falls, Incontinence, and Cognitive Impairment," is a national conference funded by the Division of Nursing. Research abstracts are being accepted for this conference, for more information, contact Ruth Weise, Project Coordinator, School of Nursing, CB 7460 Carrington Hall, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7460; 919-966-2263.
May 18-22, 1991
The National Council on the Aging will hold its annual conference at the Fontainebleau Hilton Hotel in Miami Beach. CEUs will be available. For more information, contact Exhibit Promotions Plus, Division of Horowitz and Associates, 11620 Vixens Path, Ellicott City, MD 21043; 301-997-0763.
May 19-21, 1991
The theme for the International Nursing Conference of the School of Nursing, Memorial University of Newfoundland, is "Nursing Celebration: Innovative Nursing Practices Throughout the Life Span." For more information, contact Lan Gien, School of Nursing, Memorial University, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada, A1 B 3V6; 709-737-6695.
May 29-June 1, 1991
The 6th National Conference on Gerontological Nursing is sponsored by the Canadian Gerontological Nursing Association and will be held in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. For more information, contact Rika Vander Laan, KG 339, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, North York, Ontario, Canada M4N 3M5; 416-480-4953.
June 6-7, 1991
The 7th National Nursing Symposium on Home Health Care is sponsored by the Community Health Nursing Area, University of Michigan School of Nursing, Ann Arbor. For more information, contact Linda Lee Daniel, Community Health Nursing, University of Michigan, 400 N. Ingalls, Room 3320, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-0482; 313-763-3210.
June 9-1 3, 1991
The National League for Nursing will hold its biennial convention, "A Healthier Nation: Dreams and Realities," in Nashville, TN, at the Nashville Convention Center. For more information, contact Wendy Lund, National League for Nursing, 350 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10014; 800-669-1656.
June 10-14, 1991
The International Institute for Systems Science in Health Care announced SYSTED 91 , the 4th international scientific conference about problems associated with the health and social services for the elderly and disabled, will be held in Barcelona at the Palace of Congress. For more information, contact lnterCongres, Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 646, 08007 Barcelona; 93301-2577.