with Keynote Address by
PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
NEW Location this year:1200 Hampton Street Columbia, SC 29201 Ballrooms: Capital I, II and III
Garage Parking: $12.00 per day; $2.00 Hourly Valet Parking: $25.00 per day Street Metered Parking Available Out of Town Attendees Needing Accomodations: There is a special Group Rate of $139.00 USD per night (plus all applicabale taxes/fees) for our out of town attendees. Room rate is for Thursday, March 28, 2019, and Friday, March 29, 2019 only. Please use the link below to make your reservation before February 27, 2019. Book your group rate for USC College of Nursing: The Summit
Register for the Annual Leadership Summit!
CALL FOR 2019 SUMMIT POSTER ABSTRACTS
Deadline for Submission: CLOSED
|The Center for Nursing Leadership at the College of Nursing at the University of South Carolina is pleased to announce a Call for Poster Abstract Submissions for the Annual Leadership Summit.|
Poster Abstract Topics:
Notification of acceptance of poster abstract will be emailed to you ASAP. Guidelines and size requirements, etc., will be sent with notification of acceptance.
8:30am Registration/Sign In/Continental Breakfast
9:00am Welcome and Introduction
Keynote: “Cultivating Extraordinary Leadership” by Dr. Pam Cipriano
Profiles in Leadership Video
12:00pm Catered Lunch Provided
12:45pm Project Presentations: 2018-2019 Amy V. Cockcroft Leadership Fellows*
Graduation Ceremony for the 2018-2019 Amy V. Cockcroft Leadership Fellows
Introduction of 2019-2020 new Cockcroft Leadership Class
Award: 2019 Amy V. Cockcroft Excellence in Nursing Leadership Award
The Center for Nursing Leadership's Annual Leadership Summit is held annually, and features state and national speakers discussing current and emerging issues in leadership, nursing, and healthcare. The Summit is a full day conference and includes a graduation and awards ceremony and leadership presentations by the 2018-2019 class of the Amy V. Cockcroft Leadership Fellowship.
The Annual Summit is a full day conference for all nurses: CNOs, Nurse Managers, Deans and Directors, Staff Nurses, Health Educators, Students, and Aspiring Leaders. The Summit includes networking time with colleagues.
Continuing Education: Contact hours awarded
Other CNL Events
Viana McCown was appointed director of nursing at Columbia Hospital and advocated for the advancement of nursing in a four-year program. McCown conducted classes around the state to recruit RNs and encourage them to obtain their bachelor’s degrees. After her retirement in 1957, the Viana McCown Lectureship was established to continue her legacy of leadership throughout the nursing community. This annual event is held in partnership with Alpha Xi Chapter and the Center for Nursing Leadership and is traditionally held in the fall to coincide with USC homecoming.
- Attendees: Cockcroft and College of Nursing alumni, faculty and students and statewide practicing nurses and nurse leaders
Mary Ann Parsons Lectureship
The Center for Nursing Leadership co-sponsors the Mary Ann Parsons conference held each year with the Sigma Theta Tau, Alpha Xi chapter.
- Length: Daylong program
- Location: Columbia and out of state
- Continuing Education: Contact hours awarded
The Center for Nursing Leadership is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the South Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.