The Center for EBP and Nursing Research

Keynote Speaker - Kylie Porritt, PhD
Senior Research Fellow, Joanna Briggs Institute
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Adelaide Australia

Plenary speaker: Lisa Hopp, PhD, RN, FAAN
Dean, College of Nursing at Purdue University Northwest
Founding Director of the Indiana Center for Evidence Based Nursing Practice
Closing speaker: Susan W. Salmond, EdD, RN, ANEF, FAAN
Executive Vice Dean, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, School of Nursing,
Co-Director, Northeast Institute for Evidence Synthesis and Translation

Online Registration Available!

Ochsner Employees - $100
Early Bird (through August 31) - $175
Regular (after August 31) - $225
At the Door (10/8/18) - $250
*Fees include continental breakfast,
lunch and continuing education credit

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Serve the healthcare community by fostering the integration of research into quality healthcare outcomes through innovative education and training


We will conduct cutting-edge research which ignites a spirit of scientific inquiry in nurses at all levels, changing practice and changing lives. We will provide comprehensive research consultative and mentored services that will impact the scientific rigor of meaningful nursing research.

Contact Information

Jessica Peterson, PhD RN
(504) 703-2208