Nursing Theory: A 50 Year Perspective, Past and Future

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Case Western Reserve University

Thursday, March 21 & Friday, March 22, 2019


About the Conference

The focus of this year's Nursing Theory Conference will concentrate on the disciplinary perspective of nursing, and the structure of nursing knowledge. All abstracts must address one or both of these themes. The 2019 conference features inspiring nurse scientists and researchers who will explore these themes.

Featured Speakers Nearby Hotels

Marlaine Smith, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, FAAN
Dean and Professor, Helen K. Persson Eminent Scholar
Florida Atlantic University

Mary Jane Smith, PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor and Director of Special Projects
West Virginia University School of Nursing

Callista Roy, CSJ, PhD, RN, FAAN
Adjunct Professor, Mount St. Mary's University, Los Angeles
Professor Emeritus, Boston College

Pamela Reed, PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor, University of Arizona

Keynote Speaker

Peggy L. Chinn, PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor Emerita, University of Connecticut
Editor, Advances in Nursing Science
NurseManifest Activism Project

Distance listed is from the Linsalata Center:


Glidden House
0.3 miles
1901 Ford Drive, Cleveland OH


Courtyard University Circle
0.4 miles
2021 Cornell Road, Cleveland, OH


Tudor Arms Hotel
1 mile
10660 Carnegie Avenue, Cleveland, OH


Intercontinental Cleveland
1.4 miles
9801 Carnegie Avenue, Cleveland, OH

Intercontinental Suites Hotel
1.8 miles
8800 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH


Holiday Inn Cleveland Clinic
2 miles
8650 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH