CAPWHN

Delegate Registration - 2017 CAPWHN Annual Clinical, Education, Research Conference
A Gateway for Diversity, Equity, and Innovation
Please Note: Online Registration is Now Closed
The registration deadline for this event was Oct 12, 2017.
Date
Wednesday, October 11th - Saturday, October 14th, 2017
Location
World Trade and Convention Centre (WTCC)
1800 Argyle St
Halifax, NS
B3J 3N8
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Registration Deadline
Thursday, October 12th, 2017
Early Bird Deadline
Register on or before Monday, September 18th, 2017 to receive special pricing.
Event Description

This conference will provide educational opportunities where participants can acknowledge and celebrate nursing expertise with a focus on advancing the care of women and their families through:

  • Providing the gateway for networking that facilitates the sharing of knowledge and fosters building collaborative relationships.
  • Enhancing nursing practice and the care of women and their families through the lens of diversity and equity.
  • Exploring strategies that optimize the integration of innovation into quality nursing practice.
  • Sharing exemplars where research evidence has been meaningfully and successfully translated into nursing practice.
Contact & Support

Rita Assabgui, CAE / caé

Executive Director / Directrice générale

CAPWHN

2781 chemin Lancaster Road, Suite 200, Ottawa, ON K1B 1A7

Tel/Tél. : 1-800-561-2416 ext./poste 266 or/ou 613-730-4192 ext./poste 266

Fax/Téléc. : 613-730-4314

E-mail/courriel : admin@capwhn.ca

www.capwhn.ca

Pricing
All prices in Canadian dollars
Ticket
* Early Bird Price Special
On or before Sep 18, 2017
Regular Price
After Sep 18, 2017
Pre-Conference Workshop 1 - CASN Entry to Practice Competencies for Nursing Care of the Childbearing Family
Registration includes the session and lunch, which will be provided following the workshop.
Full Member $125.00 $125.00
Associate Member $125.00 $125.00
Student $75.00 $75.00
Retired $75.00 $75.00
Non-Member - RN or Associate $150.00 $150.00
Non-Member - Student $100.00 $100.00
Non-Member - Retired $100.00 $100.00
Pre-Conference Workshop 2 - Nursing with Childbearing Families in Rural, Remote and Northern Communities
Registration includes the session and lunch, which will be provided prior to the workshop.
Full Member $40.00 $40.00
Associate Member $40.00 $40.00
Student $40.00 $40.00
Retired $40.00 $40.00
Non-Member - RN or Associate $50.00 $50.00
Non-Member - Student $50.00 $50.00
Non-Member - Retired $50.00 $50.00
Full Conference (3 days) - RN or Associate
A full conference fee includes all events plus breakfasts, lunches and breaks for all three days, as well as the opening reception and the East Coast Party.

In order to qualify for the member rate your membership must be in good standing at the time of registration and through to the end of the conference.
Full Member $495.00 $580.00
Associate Member $495.00 $580.00
Non-Member - RN or Associate $695.00 $780.00
Full Conference (3 days) + 12 Month CAPWHN Membership
Take advantage of this special promotion! Receive member pricing to the conference when you purchase a 12 month membership to CAPWHN. All of the inclusions of the full conference apply.
Full Member $634.00 $719.00
Associate Member $634.00 $719.00
Non-Member - RN or Associate $634.00 $719.00
Full Conference (3 days) - Student
Includes all events plus breakfasts, lunches and breaks for all three days. Social events are not included. Students are welcome to attend the opening reception and/or the East Coast Party with the payment of the additional fee for the event(s).

Proof of enrollment in full time studies program in Canada required for the student rate.
Student $250.00 $335.00
Non-Member - Student $325.00 $410.00
Full Conference (3 days) - Retired
Includes all events plus breakfasts, lunches and breaks for all three days. Social events are not included. Retired delegates are welcome to attend the opening reception and/or the East Coast Party with the payment of the additional fee for the event(s).
Retired $250.00 $335.00
Non-Member - Retired $325.00 $410.00
Full Conference (3 days) - Student + 12 Month CAPWHN Student Membership
Take advantage of this special promotion! Receive member pricing to the conference when you purchase a 12 month student membership to CAPWHN. Inclusions are the same as the student registration fee.

Proof of enrollment in full time studies program in Canada required for the student rate.
Student $310.00 $395.00
Non-Member - Student $310.00 $395.00
One Day - October 12
A one day registration fee includes breakfast, lunch and breaks for that day only. One day registrants are welcome to attend the opening reception and/or the CAPWHN East Coast Party with the payment of the additional fee for the event(s).
Full Member $250.00 $320.00
Associate Member $250.00 $320.00
Student $160.00 $230.00
Retired $160.00 $230.00
Non-Member - RN or Associate $310.00 $380.00
Non-Member - Student $180.00 $250.00
Non-Member - Retired $180.00 $250.00
One Day - October 13
A one day registration fee includes breakfast, lunch and breaks for that day only. One day registrants are welcome to attend the opening reception and/or the CAPWHN East Coast Party with the payment of the additional fee for the event(s).
Full Member $250.00 $320.00
Associate Member $250.00 $320.00
Student $160.00 $230.00
Retired $160.00 $230.00
Non-Member - RN or Associate $310.00 $380.00
Non-Member - Student $180.00 $250.00
Non-Member - Retired $180.00 $250.00
One Day - October 14
A one day registration fee includes breakfast, lunch and breaks for that day only. One day registrants are welcome to attend the opening reception and/or the CAPWHN East Coast Party with the payment of the additional fee for the event(s).
Full Member $200.00 $270.00
Associate Member $200.00 $270.00
Student $110.00 $180.00
Retired $110.00 $180.00
Non-Member - RN or Associate $260.00 $330.00
Non-Member - Student $130.00 $200.00
Non-Member - Retired $130.00 $200.00
Opening Reception Ticket for Student / Retired / One Day Registrant / Guest
This option is for student or retired full conference attendees as well as one day registrants or guest(s). It does not apply to full conference participants registered at the RN or Associate rate, whose registration includes this event.
  $30.00 $30.00
East Coast Party - Student / Retired / One Day Registrant / Guest Fee
This option is for student or retired full conference attendees as well as one day registrants or guest(s). It does not apply to full conference participants registered at the RN or Associate rate, whose registration includes this event.
  $75.00 $75.00
Agenda
Day 1    Wednesday Oct 11, 2017
9:00am - 12:30pm
46 spots left
Pre-Conference Workshop 1 - Out in the World! – Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing Entry to Practice Competencies for Nursing Care of the Childbearing Family
Presented By:

Faith Wight Moffatt, RN, PhD, and Karen MacKinnon, RN, PhD, Co-Chairs of the Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing (CASN) Task Force for Development of Entry to Practice Competencies for Nursing of Childbearing Families

Details
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Lunch for Workshop Participants
Details
2:00pm - 4:00pm
51 spots left
Pre-Conference Workshop 2 - Nursing with Childbearing Families in Rural, Remote and Northern Communities
Presented By:

Anne Simmonds, RN, PhD, Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON; Leeanne Lauzon, RN MSc PNC(C), Perinatal Nurse Consultant, Reproductive Care Program of Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS; Karen MacKinnon, RN MScN PhD, Associate Professor, School of Nursing, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC; and Pertice Moffitt, RN PhD, Manager/Instructor, Health Research Programs, North Slave Research Centre, Aurora Research Institute, Yellowknife, NT

Details
Day 2    Thursday Oct 12, 2017
8:00am - 9:00am
Registration / Breakfast / Exhibits
9:00am - 9:45am
Opening Remarks
9:45am - 10:45am
Keynote Presentation - Neonatal Care
Presented By:

Marsha Campbell-Yeo, RN, NNP-BC, PhD, Halifax NS

Details
10:45am - 11:15am
Refreshment / Exhibits
11:15am - 12:15pm
18 spots left
Concurrent Session A01 - Breastfeeding and Breastmilk
Details
11:15am - 12:15pm
31 spots left
Concurrent Session A02 - Community Innovations / Professional Practice
Details
11:15am - 12:15pm
21 spots left
Concurrent Session A03 - Knowledge Translation
Details
11:15am - 12:15pm
Full: 0 spots left
Concurrent Session A04 - Labour and Birth
Details
11:15am - 12:15pm
26 spots left
Concurrent Session A05 - Global Health
Details
12:45pm - 1:30pm
Lunch / Exhibits
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Knowledge Theatre
Details
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Plenary - Women's Health
Presented By:

Jackie Stevens, M.A. Sociology, Executive Director, Avalon Sexual Assault Centre

 

 

Details
2:15pm - 3:15pm
28 spots left
Concurrent Session B01 - Research and Women’s Voices
Details
2:15pm - 3:15pm
36 spots left
Concurrent Session B02 - Promoting Health in Unique Populations
Details
2:15pm - 3:15pm
21 spots left
Concurrent Session B03 - Breastfeeding and Breastmilk
Details
2:15pm - 3:15pm
6 spots left
Concurrent Session B04 - Labour and Birth
Details
2:15pm - 3:15pm
4 spots left
Concurrent Session B05 - Prenatal and Postpartum Care Innovations
Details
3:15pm - 3:45pm
Refreshment / Exhibits
3:45pm - 5:15pm
31 spots left
Concurrent Session C01 - Health Services
Details
3:45pm - 5:15pm
26 spots left
Concurrent Session C02 - Neonatal Practice and Breastfeeding
Details
3:45pm - 5:15pm
21 spots left
Concurrent Session C03 - Innovative Educational Approaches
Details
3:45pm - 5:15pm
24 spots left
Concurrent Session C04 - Collaborative Practice
Details
3:45pm - 5:15pm
Full: 0 spots left
Concurrent Session C05 - Bereavement and Perinatal Loss
Details
5:15pm - 6:00pm
Poster Presentations - Block 1 of 2
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Opening Reception (registration required)
Details
Day 3    Friday Oct 13, 2017
7:00am - 9:00am
Registration / Breakfast / Exhibits
8:00am - 9:00am
Annual General Meeting (CAPWHN Members)
9:00am - 10:00am
Plenary Keynote - Perinatal Sexual Health
Details
10:00am - 10:30am
Refreshment / Exhibits
10:30am - 12:00pm
24 spots left
Concurrent Session D01 - Women's Health
Details
10:30am - 12:00pm
6 spots left
Concurrent Session D02 - Parental Support Networks and Breastfeeding
Details
10:30am - 12:00pm
Full: 0 spots left
Concurrent Session D03 - Labour and Birth
Details
10:30am - 12:00pm
29 spots left
Concurrent Session D04 - Health Services
Details
10:30am - 12:00pm
36 spots left
Concurrent Session D05 - Health Promotion in Unique Populations
Details
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lunch / Exhibits
1:00pm - 3:00pm
34 spots left
Specialty Session 01 - Bladder Health
Details
1:00pm - 3:00pm
13 spots left
Specialty Session 02 - Late Preterm
Details
1:00pm - 3:00pm
21 spots left
Specialty Session 03 - Trans Health and Gender Inclusivity
Details
1:00pm - 3:00pm
17 spots left
Specialty Session 04 - Indigenous Health
Details
1:00pm - 3:00pm
41 spots left
Specialty Session 05 - Medical Assistance in Dying
Details
1:00pm - 3:00pm
18 spots left
Specialty Session 06 - Legal Update
Details
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Poster Presentations - Block 2 of 2
3:45pm - 5:45pm
17 spots left
KAIROS Blanket Exercise
Details
3:45pm - 5:45pm
2 spots left
Networking Session 01 - Hospital Staff Nurses
Details
3:45pm - 5:45pm
36 spots left
Networking Session 02 - Community and Public Health
Details
3:45pm - 5:45pm
16 spots left
Networking Session 03 - Clinical Educators and Advanced Practice Nurses
Details
3:45pm - 5:45pm
16 spots left
Networking Session 04 - Managers and Directors
Details
3:45pm - 5:45pm
24 spots left
Networking Session 05 - University and College Professors
Details
3:45pm - 5:45pm
26 spots left
Networking Session 06 - Researchers
Details
6:15pm - 10:00pm
CAPWHN East Coast Party (registration required)
Details
Day 4    Saturday Oct 14, 2017
7:00am - 7:45am
Toonie Trot / Yoga
Details
7:45am - 8:20am
Breakfast / Networking
8:20am - 8:30am
Opening Remarks
8:30am - 10:00am
Panel Keynote Discussion - Women’s Health in the Prison System
Details
10:00am - 10:15am
Refreshment Break
10:15am - 11:45am
8 spots left
Concurrent Session E01 - Postpartum Care
Details
10:15am - 11:45am
35 spots left
Concurrent Session E02 - Professional Practice and Education
Details
10:15am - 11:45am
23 spots left
Concurrent Session E03 - Practice Development
Details
10:15am - 11:45am
11 spots left
Concurrent Session E04 - Promoting Health in Unique Populations
Details
10:15am - 11:45am
30 spots left
Concurrent Session E05 - Labour and Birth
Details
11:45am - 12:45pm
Closing Keynote - Aboriginal Women’s Health
Details
12:45pm - 1:00pm
Closing Remarks / Box Lunch (registration required)
Accommodations

ACCOMMODATIONS

 

A block of rooms has been set aside for the 2017 CAPWHN conference at the Prince George Hotel as well as the Cambridge Suites Hotel. We recommend booking your room early to ensure availability, as there are limited rooms at each hotel.

 

The conference will take place at the World Trade and Convention Centre (WTCC), 1800 Argyle St, Halifax, NS.

 

Prince George Hotel

 

1725 Market St, Halifax, NS

The Prince George Hotel is a two minute walk to the WTCC. Underground access is available.

 

Room rates (taxes extra):

Deluxe King Room $185 (per night - single or double occupancy)

Deluxe Double/Queen Room $185 (per night - single or double occupancy)

 

You may book your room using the online reservations link or call the Prince George Hotel at 1-800-565-1567 and reference the CAPWHN conference block. Note the cancellation policy and early departure fee when making your reservation. Available dates may be limited using the online system. If your booking is outside the dates shown online please contact the hotel by phone.

 

Cambridge Suites Hotel

 

1583 Brunswick St, Halifax, NS

The Cambridge Suites Hotel is a 7-10 minute walk to the WTCC. There is no underground access.

 

Room rates (taxes extra):

Studio Room Queen $165 (per night - single or double occupancy)

Studio Room 2 Doubles $165 (per night - single or double occupancy)

 

You may book your room using the online reservations link or call the Cambridge Suites Hotel at 1-800-565-1263 and reference the CAPWHN conference block. Note the cancellation policy and early departure fee when making your reservation. Available dates may be limited using the online system. If your booking is outside the dates shown online please contact the hotel by phone.

 

For more details and a map outlining hotel and conference centre locations, please visit the CAPWHN website.

 

 

CAUTION: BEWARE OF FRAUDULENT HOTEL OFFERS

 

The hotel room blocks organized by CAPWHN for the 2017 CAPWHN conference are those listed above only. CAPWHN does not endorse or recommend booking hotel reservations through any source other than the hotel itself. Should you have any questions or concerns, please contact CAPWHN. 

Additional Information

CAPWHN reserves the right to cancel or reschedule any of the events as necessary.

 

CAPWHN MEMBERS - PLEASE NOTE

 

If you are a student or retired member of CAPWHN, please ensure you register using the student or retired category as opposed to the RN or Associate registration category.

 

Photo disclaimer:

Please note that all registrants of the 7th CAPWHN National Conference do hereby give permission to CAPWHN to use any photos taken during the event which contain their likeness in any respectable manner, without compensation. This includes, but is not limited to, the use of these photos in promotional material in print or electronically, such as the CAPWHN website and newsletter.

 

Material disclaimer:

Please note that CAPWHN is not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged items pertaining to participating in the 7th CAPWHN National Conference, whether during the event or in transit.

 

Cancellation &
Refund Policy

Written cancellations must be received on or before 5 pm Eastern on September 25, 2017 and are subject to a $100 administration fee. No refunds will be provided after September 25, 2017. Telephone cancellations will not be accepted.

 

Transfers to another individual at the same institution will be accepted until September 25, 2017. Transfers following that date will be subject to a $50 administration fee. On-site transfers will be subject to a $100 administration fee.

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