Call for 2018 Presentations

Share your research and experience with IONL! Our call for presentations is now open for both the Mid-Year Conference and Annual Conference.

All submissions are due by January 15.


Mid-Year Conference

April 27 in Springfield, Illinois
Theme: Emotional Intelligence and the Nurse Leader
Suggested topics: Emotional intelligence in the workplace, resilience, nimbleness, mindfulness, life balance, ethical leadership, competing priorities at the Director and Senior Director level, approaching and tackling problems.



Annual Conference

September 20-21 in Oak Brook, Illinois
Theme: Safety in the Workplace
Suggested topics: Workplace violence, today's world of violence impacting work setting, safety, legislative efforts to stop violence, unionization, disaster management, nursing shortages, social media's effect on workplace turbulence, dealing with difficult people or situations.


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