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Thursday, August 28, 2014

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Conference: The Many Faces of Bariatric Nursing

Date: 5/1/2014 5:00 PM - 5/2/2014 4:30 PM
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Greenville Hilton Hotel

Details:

If you work in a bariatric surgery unit or care for morbidly obese patients and their families, you don’t want to miss this educational opportunity. Conference sessions will cover topics such as caring for children affected by obesity, the relationship between obesity and exercise, the effect of bariatric surgery on couples’ relationships and more.

The event will begin with an evening reception on Thursday, May 1. Programming will take place 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, May 2.

The organizers have requested that this event count as .7 contact hours.

Registration cost is $100 for regular admission, $50 for ECU faculty and Vidant employees, or $25 for ECU students. Fees include the evening networking reception and daylong program as well as a one-year membership in the National Association of Bariatric Nurses.

Download the conference brochure: http://bariatricnurses.org/sites/default/files/docs/nabn_brochure.docx

Register here:
http://bariatricnurses.org/content/conference-2014-many-faces-bariatric-nursing

Get the discounted group rate at the Greenville Hilton Hotel:
http://www.hilton.com/en/hi/groups/personalized/P/PGVNCHF-BAN-20140501/index.jhtml

This event is sponsored by the ECU College of Nursing and the National Association of Bariatric Nurses.

Contact: Contact rosem@ecu.edu with questions.
Website: www.bariatricnurses.org/content/meetings

 

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