Conference Report

1st National Conference

Theme- Clinical Nursing Research for Transformation of Nursing Leadership and Structural Empowerment: Need of the Hour

August 12th-13th 2019

Report

The first CNRS National Conference served the premier venue for launching of Clinical Nursing Research Society under the aegis of SLM Global Nursing College on 12th-13th Aug. 2019. The conference was announced as First Eco-friendly Nursing Conference. The materials used for this conference were recyclable such as jute bags; seed paper ID cards, paper pens, paper folders and many more.

The conference gave a red-carpet welcome to dignitaries of the day. Inauguration program was held in august presence of Chief Guest Prof. Dr. Mridula Saikia Khanikor VC, IGTU Zero, Arunanchal Pradesh, Mrs. Uma Handa, Inspirational Legendary Indian Nurse leader, Dr. Partap Midha, Director, GHRC, Dr. Roza Tumma, Deputy Director, GHTC and Mrs. Shashi Bala, Principal SLMGNC. Welcome address, history in brief behind the origin of the society and purpose, mission,vision was delivered by Mrs. Shashi Bala, which followed by  deliberation on unfolding the theme by Mrs. Uma Handa, a Legendary Nurse leader. Total 225 delegates across the country(Nurse Educators, Nurse Administrators, Nurse Researchers, Staff Nurses, Nursing students) attended the Conference. Souvenir of the conference was released during the inaugural session by the dignitaries on the dais.

The two days conference were filled with inspiring blend of interactive, plenary sessions, group discussions, panel discussions, active scientific paper presentations, poster presentations, and many more. Powerful presentations were deliberated by eminent speakers, Prof. Bimla Kapoor, MS. Roopa Rawat, Dr. Denny John, Dr. Sukhpal Kaur, Dr. Neerja Sood, Prof. Pravina S Mahadalkar, Dr. Swati Rane, Mrs. Shreedevi Balachandran, Mrs. Yangchan Dolma, Ms. Neena Vir Singh. Interactive sessions on VIHASA by BK Sis. Rupa, Dr. Hina Mukadum and Sis. Kalpana; team of GHRC, Mount Abu. Best oral and Scientific paper presentations were awarded (in total 20 research presentations). Best hand made poster presentation by undergraduate student was also awarded.

Valedictory session was graced by the presence of Prof. Dr. V.M. Katoch, Former Director General, ICMR. In the end SLMGNC students presented gala cultural fiesta.

Abundant thanks to Dr. Suwarsh Khanna, Honorary Patron CNRS, inspiration and brain behind the origin of this society, creating a history and for being the main source in happening of this 1ST National Conference.

Overall National Conference  was successful and will be memorable for each and every participant.