Conference Schedule
2017 Conference Schedule of Events
Tentative

Wednesday-October 18, 2017
5:00 ~ 7:00 p.m. Check-In / Registration & Poster Set Up
5:00 ~ 5:30 p.m. New Member Orientation
5:30 ~ 7:30 p.m. Opening Conference Welcome Reception

Thursday-October 19, 2017
6:30 ~ 7:30 a.m.. Exhibit and Poster Set Up
7:30 ~ 8:30 a.m. Check-In / Registration
    Continental Breakfast
    Posters and Exhibits Available
8:00 ~ 8:30 a.m. New Member Orientation
8:30 ~8:45 a.m. Welcome Address
    Beth Lincoln - TCNS President
8:45 ~ 9:45 a.m. Keynote Address
    Dr. Jana Lauderdale
9:45 ~ 10:00 a.m. Response & Discussion
    10:00 ~ 10:15 a.m. Break
10:15 ~ 11:00 a.m. Concurrent Session A
    11:00 ~ 11:15 a.m. Break
11:15 ~ 12:00 p.m. Concurrent Session B
    12:00 ~ 2:00 p.m. Lunch On Your Own
Poster Presenters/Exhibits available from 12:00 - 12:30 p.m.
12:00 ~ 2:00 p.m. Lunch Meeting - Journal of Transcultural Nursing -
Editorial Board Luncheon - Invitation Only
2:00 ~ 2:45 p.m. Concurrent Session C
    2:45 ~ 3:00 p.m. Break
3:00 ~ 3:45 p.m. Concurrent Session D
    3:45 ~ 4:00 p.m. Break
4:00 ~ 4:45 p.m. Breakout Panel Discussions
    4:45 ~ 5:00 p.m. Question/Answer
    End of Day 1
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6:30 ~ 9:00 p.m. TCNS Gala Dinner
    Advance ticket purchase required
    Reception begins at 6:30 p.m.
    Program/Dinner begins at 7:00 p.m.

Friday-October 20, 2017 - Day 2
7:30 ~ 8:30 a.m. Check-In / Registration
    Continental Breakfast
    Posters and Exhibits Available
7:30 ~ 8:15 a.m. Breakfast Meeting Regional Liaisons & Chapter
    During Breakfast Sessions
8:30 ~ 9:30 a.m. TCNS Scholars Presentation
9:30 ~ 10:00 a.m. Response & Discussion
    10:00 ~ 10:15 a.m. Break
10:15 ~ 11:00 a.m. Concurrent Session E
    11:00 ~ 11:15 a.m. Break
11:15 ~ 12:00 p.m. Concurrent Session F
    12:00 ~ 2:00 p.m. Lunch On Your Own
Poster Presenters/Exhibits Available from 12:00 - 12:30 p.m.
** 12:00 ~ 2:00 p.m. Lunch Meeting for TCNS Scholars Group
2:00 ~ 2:45 p.m. Concurrent Session G
    2:45 ~ 3:00 p.m. Break
3:00 ~ 3:45 p.m. Concurrent Session H
    3:45 ~ 4:00 p.m. Break
4:00 ~ 4:45 p.m. Breakout Panel Discussions
4:45 ~ 5:00 p.m. Question/Answer
    5:00 ~ 5:15 p.m. Break
5:15 ~ 6:15 p.m. General Membership Meeting
    Everyone Welcome!
    End of Day 2
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Saturday-October 21, 2017
7:30 ~ 8:30 a.m. Registration
    Continental Breakfast
    Posters and Exhibits Available
8:30 ~ 9:30 a.m. Panel Presentation
9:30 ~ 9:45 a.m. Response & Discussion
    9:45 ~ 10:00 a.m. Break
10:00 ~ 10:45 a.m. Concurrent Session I
    10:45 ~ 11:00 a.m. Break
11:00 ~ 11:45 a.m. Concurrent Session J
    11:45 ~ 12:00 p.m. Break
12:00 ~ 12:30 p.m. 2017 Conference Wrap Up & Closing
2018 Conference Presentation
    End of Conference
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    TENTATIVE SCHEDULE
    SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Full Conference Fees Include:
    Welcome Reception on Wednesday Evening
    Breakfast Offerings on Thursday, Friday & Saturday
    (Full conference fee does not include Gala Dinner )        
Additional fees apply to any personwho wishes to
attend any of the Meals listed: Welcome Reception,
Thursday Breakfast , Gala Dinner,   Friday Breakfast