Event Agenda for 2018 Conference – Read this

Welcome Social

Thursday, November 8, 2018 7:30pm -9pm
Welcome by New York Chapter  Opening Ceremony: Attend this reception and relax with your fellow
colleagues from all over the globe on the eve of our Conference on Global Health Issues. You can look
forward to a night with traditional African music and “get-to- know you” social event

Exhibit Hall Opening Reception

Thursday, November 8, 2018 6:00pm -7:30pm
Join us on the opening day of the Exhibit Hall. Visit with vendors, learn about products, activities, resource
opportunities available to you that could help improve your practice globally and also network with new
friends and long-time colleagues.

First Timers

We know that it’s hard to be a newbie. Where to go? What to do? Will I have any one to talk to? Don’t stress.
Each year, more than 100 new participants from around the globe are first timers.

 Experience exceptional learning
 Hear outstanding presentations
 Make YOUR voice heard—UNITED in Health
 Network with colleagues and peers
 Advance excellence in Global health
 Share ideas and wisdom on responding to change in Global health
 Visit attractions in a city that never sleeps!

Thursday, November 8, 2018
10:00am – 5:00pm 
10:00 – 12:00noon
Improving Practice through Educational Partnership
12:00 – 1:00pm
Joint meeting – National Executive & New York Chapter
Leadership and Collaborative approaches to Global Health Challenges
3:30 – 4:30pm
Improving global health through Technology
Emergency preparedness at the community level
5:00 – 6:00pm
Domestic Violence: Public health issue
6:00 –7:00pm
Domestic & Intimate Partner Violence: Men’s voice
7:00 -7:30pm
Exhibit Hall Opening Reception
7:30 – 9:00pm
Welcome by New York Chapter & OPENING CEREMONY
Friday, November 9, 2018
7:00 – 7:50am
Registration & Breakfast
Plenary Session
7:50 – 8:00am
President’s Welcome
8:00 – 8:10am
Education Chairperson Overview
8:10 – 9:00am
Keynote Address
9:00 – 10:00am
Leadership and Policy: Education and Practice Views (Global Panel Discussion)
10:00 – 11:00am
The Future of Nursing: Education and Practice Views (IOM Panel Discussion)
11.00 – 11:15am
Concurrent Session
11:15am – 12:15pm
Global/Mental Health Perspective
Global Volunteerism for community health improvement
12:15 – 12:30pm
Poster Exhibition
12:30 – 2:00pm
Global Health Opportunities for Advanced Practice Nurses
Concurrent Session
2:00 – 4:00pm
Knowledge transfer: Bridging the gap
Improving global workforce crisis
Nursing role in UN Sustainable Developmental Goals
Plenary Session
4.00 – 5.00pm
Reducing the Global Burden of Chronic Diseases through Evidence-Based Practice
Innovative solutions to maternal and child health
5:00- 5:30pm
Vendors Appreciation
Closing Remarks & Evaluation
New York at Night Tour ***** complimentary for those who register before June 30, 2018
Saturday November 10, 2018
12:00pm – 1:00pm
Nursing Leadership/Education in Nigeria
1:00pm – 2:00pm
7:00pm – 8:00pm
Photo Shoot & “Green Carpet” Session
8:00pm – 2:00am
Fund Raising Gala Night
Sunday, November 11, 2018
8:00am – 10:00am:
Spirituality and healing /Closing Ceremony


_________________________________________________________Continuing Education Units will be provided by Axxess Consult Inc 

Axxess Consult Inc. is a accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation

Participants in activities are advised that accreditation status does not imply endorsement by the provider or ANCC of any commercial products displayed.