BNDees As Resource Persons in CINC

Cebu Normal University held its 1st Cebu International Nursing Conference on the weekdays of April 26th to April 27th, 2011. The theme of the conference was, “Nurses: Creating a Positive Environment for Learning and Practice.” The conference brought together prominent Filipino nurse educators and researchers from abroad such as Dr. Rose Constantino (University of Pittsburgh), Dr. Rozzano Locsin (Florida Atlantic University), Dr. Cindy Leigh (Australian Catholic University) and Dr. Violeta Lopez (Australian National University)-- all of whom are members of the Beta Nu Delta Nursing Society Inc.

Overall, the conference was a huge success.

The caliber of presenters at the conference was remarkable and many new ideas were mentioned regarding translational research, ethics in research, teaching innovations, practice innovations and societal issues confronting nurses today. The audience was greatly invested in the question and answer sessions held after every plenary, and many important inquires into the speaker’s research were discussed. More than 170 peopled attended the conference.

Dr. Violeta Lopez of Australian National University
Dr. Rozzano Locsin of Florida Atlantic University
Dr. cindy Leigh of Australian Catholic University
Dr. Rose Constantino of University of Pittsburgh

Maela Babate of Notre Dame of Dadiangas University and Noraini binti Enrico of Lincoln College