30th Annual Conference by the American Association for the History of Nursing
The Art and Rhythm of Nursing through the Years
September 26, 2013
September 26-29, 2013
Intercontinental Hotel & Conference Center
This conference provides a forum for anyone interested in sharing new research addressing events, issues, and topics pertinent to the history of the global nursing profession, its clinical practice, and the field of nursing history.
The program includes paper and poster presentations, exhibits, networking opportunities, the traditional banquet and of course the live auction.
Travel and Accommodations»
Intercontinental Hotel & Conference Center
9801 Carnegie Avenue
Cleveland, OH, 44106
Intercontinental Conference Center Prices: $169 per night for single or double occupancy and $259 per night for Junior Suites.
Intercontinental Suite Hotel Prices: $149 per night for single or double occupancy and $159 per night for triple or quad occupancy.
All rooms are subject to city and occupancy taxes. The conference rate will be honored 3 days before and after the official meeting dates based upon availability of the hotel at the time the reservation is made
Reservations need to be made directly with the Hotel Reservations Department either online or by calling the Reservations Department at (216) 707-4000 or toll free (877) 707-8999. Please identify yourself as a participant of the AAHN Conference. The release date for the block of rooms is 5:00pm (Eastern Time) Sunday, August 25, 2013. Every effort will be made to accommodate reservations after this date. However, any reservations received after Sunday, August 25, 2013 will be based upon availability of both space and rate. The links for online reservations are:
American Association for the History of Nursing - IC Conference Center
Group Code = RBG
American Association for the History of Nursing - IC Suites
Group Code = BPR
Eleanor Krohn Herrmann Keynote Address:
Dr. Naomi Rogers
Associate Professor of History of Medicine and of Women’s and Gender Studies, Yale University
Topic: The Most Admired Woman in America: Remembering and Forgetting in the History of Nursing
- Anna Mary Bowers, MSN, RN
- Joan Kavanaugh, MSN, RN
- Marcia Pecjak, AAB, CPS, CAP
- Karen Price, MSN, RN
- Ann Dugan, MSN, RN, MBA
- Mary E. Gibson, PhD, RN
- Mary Kennedy, RN, BSN, MBA
- Jane F. Mahowald, MA, RN, ANEF
- Terry Spark, RN, BSN
- Cindy Willis, RN, MSN, MBA, CMSRN
Award Ceremony »
The American Association for the History of Nursing is honored to present three distinguished awards:
- Lavinia L. Dock Award in recognition of an outstanding book on the history of nursing.
- Mary Adelaide Nutting Award in recognition of an outstanding article on the history of nursing.
- Teresa E. Christy Award in recognition of excellence in historical research and writing completed by a student.
Please sort through your desk drawers, shelves, closets, attics, and archival collections. Is there something special gathering dust that you have not seen in years? Is there some treasure of which you or your school or organization have many copies? Might you auction a weekend at your country house or apartment in the city? Would you auction a three-course dinner or another grand event?
You may have the perfect item(s) to help AAHN raise funds for exemplary historical scholarship.
All materials should be mailed by Friday, August 16, 2013 to insure delivery in time for the auction.
If you would like to donate items for auction, please send them to:
Karen Price, MSN, RN
9500 Euclid Ave., HSB-188
Cleveland, OH 44195
For specific questions, please contact Karen.
Please do not send anything through the mail that contains mercury or any possible hazardous material.
Cleveland Clinic (OH-045/10-1-15) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association (OBN-001-91), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
For questions regarding Continuing Education contact hours call or e-mail Ann Dugan at 216.444.3065 or email@example.com.
Exhibitors & Vendors»
There are opportunities for exhibitors and vendors at this conference.
Please contact: Karen Price
Abstract submission is closed for this conference.
|Early Bird: Full Conference with Banquet
(within 30 days of conference)
|After Early Bird rates are finished
|Other Conference Fees
||$200 (WITH Banquet)
|Guest Banquet Ticket
|One Day Fee Without Banquet
||Friday - $50 | Saturday - $75
||Friday - $125 | Saturday - $145
||Friday - $145 | Saturday - $180
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