May 10-13, 1995
The 8th annual clinical conference for gerontological nursing will be held in Burlingame, California. This conference will stress solutions to issues, such as elder abuse, pharmacologie therapies, pain management, legal issues and clinical dilemmas. For more information, contact Contemporary Forums, 11900 SUvergate Drive, Dublin, CA 94568; 510-8282-7100, ext. 3.
May 14-16, 1995
"European Conference on the Promotion of Safety for Older People at Home" will be held in Stavanger, Norway. The conference will focus on home safety intervention activities to prevent accidents in the elderly. The international conference will highlight the design, implementation and evaluation of intervention strategies that have been developed in the last five years. For more information, contact ECOSA, Ms. Grazina Schreuder, PO Box 75169, 1070 AD Amsterdam, The Netherlands; (fax) 31-20-669-2-831.
May 14-18, 1995
"1995 National Teaching Institute and Critical Care Exposition" will be held in New Orleans. This annual conference, sponsored by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN), is an educational program for acute and critical care nurses. The conference will offer over 200 sessions, including nine preconferences and 10 breakfast sessions, with topics on current trends in the clinical practice, professional development and issues affecting today's health care practices. For more information, contact AACNCritical Care, 101 Columbia, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656; 800-899-2226.
May 17-19. 1995
"Psychiatric Nursing Update and Gerontological Nursing" will be held in Philadelphia. The upcoming conference is sponsored by the Medical College of Pennsylvania and Hahnemann University. For more information, call Joanne Stretz at 215-842-4371 or 800-666-7737.
June 8-9, 1995
The 10th National Nursing Symposium on Home Health Care will be held at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Papers addressing clinical issues, management, education, and research in nursing in Home Health Care will be presented. Also, innovations in delivery of nursing services, special population groups, and creative solutions to cost-effective quality outcomes in home care will be addressed. For more information, contact Linda Lee Daniel, MN, RN, University of Michigan, 400 N. Ingalls, Room 3160, Ann Arbor, MI 48109; 313-747-0329.
June 22-25, 1995
"Paradigms of Care," the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine's 76th Annual Meeting, will be held in Arlington, Virginia. The theme of the conference refers to the rapidly shifting environments in which rehabilitation health care practitioners, senior level researchers and educators do their work. Courses, focus sessions, symposia, and workshops in tracks, such as head injury, managed care, and ethics, are scheduled to offer current information on the treatment and management of rehabilitation. For more information, contact. American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine, 5700 Old Orchard Road, First Floor, Skokie, IL 60077-1057; 708-966-0095.
July 21-24, 1995
The Fourth Annual National Alzheimer's Disease Education Conference, "The Changing Face of AIzheimer Care," will be held in Chicago. The theme of the conference reflects the changing roles and responsibilities of professional caregivers, and innovations in care environments for peopie with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders. For more information, contact Briggen Wrinkle at 312-335-5784.
September 20-23, 1995
"Pioneers in Health Care: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow" will be held in Portland, Oregon. The event will be the 14th annual convention of the National Conference of Gerontological Nurse Practitioners. For more information, contact NCGNP, PO Box 270101, Ft. Collins, CO 80527-0101; 303-493-7793.
Submissions for Calendar listings must be received four months prior to the desired date of publication. Listings should be sent to the Managing Editor, Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 6900 Grove Road, Thorojare, NJ 08086.