Building on the success of last year, BCNU is once again celebrating national nursing week by sponsoring two nurses to attend the International Council of Nurses (ICN) Congress in Barcelona, Spain from May 27 to June 1, 2017. The ICN 2017 is the world's largest event for nurses with more than 8,000 international nurses expected to be in attendance. Themes include: Health Care Systems; Sustainable Health Care, Disasters and Conflicts; Quality and Safety, Workforce and Workplace and Professional Practice & Policy Innovations.
This opportunity is offered as part of BCNU's Professional Practice & Advocacy activities.
In addition to conference registration, all travel, accommodation and meal expenses will be provided as per BCNU policy however, there is no salary replacement.
To be considered you will be required to meet the following criteria:
NOTE: Previous winners are not eligible.
The provincial executive will select the successful applicants who will be contacted by April 18, 2017. Winners will be announced publicly during National Nursing Week May 8-14, 2017.
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