PAST Annual COnferenceS
43rd Annual IAHC Conference
2022 Conference Theme
IAHC Inclusive Caring - Theory Guided Evidenced Based Practice
Presentation formats include pre-recorded podium, workshop, and symposium; also electronic poster.
Virtual Continuous On-Demand Format. June to Sept.
Dr. Jean Watson
Founder and Director Watson Caring Science Institute
Dr. Sylvain Brousseau
President, Canadian Nurses Association
2020 41st Annual IAHC Conference
1st Virtual On-Demand Format
Theme: Linking Theory to Caring Practice and Practice to Caring Theory
Date October 19, 2020 - November 17, 2020 Continuous On-Demand Access
Keynote Speakers: Arne Wilhelm Rehnsfeldt Linking Theory to Caring Practice and
Practice to Caring Theory Lena Wiklund Gustin Integrating Caring Science Theory with Practical Skills Training in Nursing Education
The the 2020 Conference that was to be held in Bergen, Norway June 11th -13th was canceled due to concerns over CO-VID 19. This decision was based on caring concern for the safety of others and our shared values. The decision was consistent with recommendations from the Scandinavian Health Authority.
Eduardo Salas, PhD
Expert on team work in healthcare systems and TeamSTEPPS.
Anne Boykin, PhD
Director Anne Boykin Institute for the Advancement of Caring in Nursing.
Artist and nationally renowned speaker on patient care advocacy.
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This activity has been submitted to the American Holistic Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. The American Holistic Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Presentation formats include podium, workshop, symposium and poster.
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Abstract Scoring & Review Outline
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THE LEAD AUTHOR is responsible for the submission of all CoAuthor's Conflict of Interest forms. Coauthors will not be contacted during correspondence with the primary authors unless there is a need to resolve any potential conflict of interest issues. CoAuthors will be included with the primary author in the conference brochure.
Special Thank you to Bill Wagner for providing the photo record!
Annual Conference History
40th International Association for Human Caring Conference - Clemson, SC, USA
39th International Association for Human Caring Conference - Minneapolis, MN, USA
38th International Association for Human Caring Conference - Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
37th International Association for Human Caring Conference - Boston, MA
36th International Association for Human Caring Conference - New Orleans, LA
35th International Association for Human Caring Conference - Kyoto, Japan
34th Annual Conference - Orlando, FL
Mystery and Miracles - Embracing the Difference Caring Makes in Nursing Practice, Education, and Research.
Dr. Jean Watson's 2013 Conference Keynote
33rd Annual Conference - Philadelphia, PA
Caring Connections: Research Practice, Education
32nd Annual Conference - San Antonio, TX
The Intersection of Caring and Quality: Nursing Practice, Education, and Research
31st Annual Conference - Rochester, MN
Nursing Care Models