XVI Pan American Research Colloquium on Nursing

XVI Coloquio Panamericano Enfermería
Monday, 05 November 2018 to Friday, 09 November 2018
"Contribution of nursing in primary health care for universal health."

The XVI Pan American Research Colloquium on Nursing is a biennial meeting of professional nursing in the different fields of practice such as clinical care, management, research, and training of human resources in the Region of the Americas. This meeting has spread to many parts of the world with the support of the Pan American Health Organization and PAHO / WHO Collaborating Centers for Nursing and Midwifery.

This year, the Cuban Society of Nursing (SOCUENF) as Cuban nursing scientific organization, with the support of the Cuban Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP), PAHO / WHO and other national and international associations and organizations, invite interested parties to the XVI Pan American Research Colloquium on Nursing, whose central theme is “Contribution of Nursing in Primary Health Care for Universal Health”.

Sponsors

  • Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP), Cuba.
  • Pan American Health Organization / World Health Organization (PAHO / WHO).
  • National Council of Scientific Societies of Health (CNSCS), Cuba.
  • Cuban Society of Nursing. (SOCUENF).
  • United Nations Fund for Children (UNICEF), Cuba.
  • Foundation for the Development of Nursing (FUDEN), Spain.
  • Nursing Foundation of Castilla y León (FECYL), Spain.
  • National School of Public Health (ENSAP), Cuba.
  • National Center for Information on Medical Sciences (CNICM), Cuba.
  • National Center for Promotion and Education for Health (CNPES), Cuba.
  • University of Medical Sciences, Cuba.

Main Topics

  • Primary Health Care and 40 years of Alma Ata. Access and Universal Health Coverage and Sustainable Development Goals. Challenges and opportunities for the workforce in Nursing.
  • Community Nursing in the field of professional competence and assitance to prioritized groups.
  • Regulation of the nursing practice in advanced practice and broadening the role of nurses in primary health care.
  • Quality and relevance of nursing training in Primary Health Care. Nursing training with interdisciplinary and trans-disciplinary approach.
  • Community participatory actions in family health programs: the role of nursing.
  • Development of nursing care models focused on the needs of individuals and communities.
  • Development of programs for promotion, prevention, rehabilitation and education for health to the person, family, groups and community.
  • Good practices in nursing care for children and adolescence universal health.
  • Information and communications technologies in nursing processes in primary health care.
  • V Symposium of the International Network of Nursing Informatics.

Registration fee

  • Delegates: CUC 300.00
  • Students / Speakers: CUC 200.00
  • Companion: CUC 100.00

Registration fee includes.

Speaker, delegate and student: credential, colloquium documents, participation in the virtual event and in all scientific and social activities, certificates of participation, which endorse 40 colloquium teaching hours.

Forms of payment for services in Cuba.

Like any other service, the registration fee will be paid in Cuban convertible pesos (CUC), the official circulation currency in the country. You can get this currency upon arrival at the airport, hotels, convention center, bank agencies or exchange houses.

The exchangeable currencies are euros and US dollars. They can also make the payment through credit cards like VISA, Master Card, whose head office is not an American bank.

Tourist Package

Cubazul Tour & Travel has has designed a tour package that includes:

  • Daily accommodation with breakfast included.
  • Transfer Airport - Hotel - Airport.
  • Transfer to work sessions.
  • Personal assistance in airport and hoteles.
  • Guide service.

Accommodation in Havana

Hotel Double Single
Hotel Meliá Habana 5* 160.00 255.00
Hotel Palco 4* 85.00 100.00
Hotel Riviera 4* 115.00 175.00
Hotel Copacabana 4* 85.00 100.00
Hotel Comodoro 4* 90.00 110.00
Hotel Neptuno - Tritón 3* 55.00 70.00

(*) Prices expressed by Pax per night.

Palacio de Convenciones de La Habana

Calle 146 e/ 11 y 13. Reparto Cubanacán
Playa , La Habana
Cuba
23° 5' 17.61" N, 82° 27' 19.2672" W
La Habana CU

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