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Aviation Celebrity John Nance Announced as Keynote Speaker for INACSL Conference
Nance is well known as the Aviation Analyst for ABC World News and Aviation Editor for Good Morning America. The author of more than 20 books, Nance’s Why Hospitals Should Fly won the prestigious “Book of the Year” award for 2009 from the American College of Healthcare Executives. He is a pioneering and well-known advocate of using the lessons from the recent revolution in aviation safety to equally revolutionize the patient safety performance of hospitals, doctors, nurses and all of healthcare.
Nance will be speaking on Thursday, June 19, 8:30-9:30 a.m. in the Southern Hemisphere Ballroom at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel. After the session, he will proceed to the exhibit hall for a book signing at the INACSL membership booth in the Atlantic B&C Hall. The 2013 conference drew approximately 800 attendees from all over the U.S. and internationally. For more information on the conference, please visit INACSL.org (http://www.inacsl.org/
The INACSL conference is the leading forum for nurse educators, researchers, nurse managers and staff development professionals to gain current knowledge in the area of skills/simulation lab management and simulation enhanced education. INACSL is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
In 14 pre-conference sessions and 57 conference sessions, nurses and other healthcare professionals will have the opportunity to network with colleagues and exhibitors, discuss best practice research, discover the latest evidence based practice regarding simulation, safety-related outcomes, competencies and challenges.
About the International Nursing Association for Clinical Simulation & Learning (INACSL)
INACSL is a 501(c)3 non-profit dedicated to supporting the discipline of global simulation in nursing through the development and dissemination of evidence based standards. With over 1600 members representing nearly 20 countries, INACSL is one of the fastest growing organizations in this emerging field. Among other benefits to its members, INACSL offers a peer-reviewed online journal publication called the Clinical Simulation in Nursing. For more information about INACSL, please visit their website at www.inacsl.org.
Lee Campbell, INACSL Director of Conference