Research Symposium 2018-06-12T20:40:56+00:00

Research Symposium

Building Research Capacity in Your Organization

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 | 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Ticket required: $359–$409

ANCC is excited to present the 2018 Research Symposium to be held in conjunction with the ANCC National Magnet Conference®. This symposium will provide advanced and skill-building sessions focused on establishing and expanding a Magnet® research agenda in health care organizations.


Schedule at a Glance

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.

Opening Keynote – Jack Needleman, PhD, FAAN

10:15 a.m.–11:15 a.m.

Concurrent Sessions

11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions

12:30 p.m.–1:30 p.m.


1:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions

2:45 p.m.–3:45 p.m.

Concurrent Sessions

4:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Closing Keynote – Russell E. Glasgow, PhD

Biography: Jack Needleman, PhD, FAAN

Jack Needleman, PhD, FAAN

Dr. Needleman is Professor and Chair of Health Policy and Management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health.  He has more than 40 years of experience in health policy, health services research, and health economics. Dr. Needleman’s research has examined quality and staffing in hospitals, the economics of nursing, the evaluation and design of performance improvement activities in hospitals, and hospital and physician payment. Three of Dr. Needleman’s first authored publications are Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality patient safety classics, and his work on staffing and quality was the first recipient of the AcademyHealth Health Services Research Impact Award. He is an elected member of the National Academy of Medicine, an honorary Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing, and, as a non-nurse, an inaugural member of the Joint Commission Nursing Advisory Council. Dr. Needleman received his PhD in Public Policy from Harvard University.

Biography: Russell E. Glasgow, PhD

Russell E. Glasgow, PhD

Dr. Glasgow is Research Professor at the Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine at the University of Colorado and Director of the Dissemination and Implementation Program of the Adult and Child Consortium for Health Outcome Research and Delivery Science there. He has 15 years of experience in implementation science and more than 25 years of experience in intervention and health outcomes research. Most of his over 450+ peer reviewed publications are related to applied research issues, evaluating and enhancing generalizability of research, pragmatic approaches, and ways to enhance uptake and dissemination. Dr. Glasgow has been PI on more than 25 grants from the NIH, AHRQ, CDC and the RWJF. He served as the Deputy Director of Implementation Science at the National Cancer Institute from 2010-2013 and has been a primary developer of the RE-AIM planning and evaluation framework.

Breakout Sessions

Choose from 12 concurrent sessions, including:

  • Research Designs for Translational Research
  • Patient Engagement in Research
  • Evaluation and Qualitative Inquiry
  • Meet the Editors
  • And more

Who Should Attend?

Researchers, educators, nurse leaders, nursing professionals, and members of interprofessional health care teams.

Continuing Education

A maximum of 6.0 contact hours may be earned by learners who successfully complete this nursing education activity. Partial credit is also awarded for the Research Symposium.

The American Nurses Association Center for Continuing Education and Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
ANCC Provider Number 0023.
ANA is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Provider Number CEP6178.



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Direct program inquiries to Vicki Lundmark at 301.628.5240 or

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