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Chicago: Host site of our 30th anniversary conference, unfolding September 9 through 12. Sponsored by Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, publisher of Nursing Management journal, Congress2009 is our profession's leading conference for aspiring, new, and seasoned nurse leaders.


Undoubtedly, times are tough. So as an added benefit to this year's attendees, we're offering all conference session content in an online format-free!! This ensures that you get the most value from your shrinking travel budget.


Earn up to 24 continuing nursing education contact hours while enjoying engaging speakers and informational poster presentations. Come network with the best minds in nursing. And don't forget the exhibit hall, where hundreds of vendors stand ready to demonstrate their latest technology and shopping at its finest!!


Program highlights include a new manager intensive and a breakout executive track designed specifically for VPs, CNOs, and CNEs. These features are in addition to the activities you've come to expect and appreciate-including more than 40 diverse educational sessions tailored for progressive nurse leaders. And once again, several prominent nursing organizations have endorsed Congress2009, including the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society and Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society of Nursing.


It's never easy to take time off from work, but Congress2009 promises professional development and rejuvenation. We hope to see you soon!!


Exhibitors to date

A Fashion Hayvin Inc.


AccuVein LLC




American Association of Critical-Care Nurses


American Nurses Credentialing Center


Amico Corporation


B4Health LLC


B. E. Smith Inc.


Calmoseptine Inc.


Carroll Hospital Group


Enthermics Medical Systems


Evolution Medical Products Inc.


ExitCare LLC


Floyd Consulting


HCL International


HCPro Inc.


Intego Systems Inc.


Jeron Electronic Systems Inc.


Lionville Systems Inc.


Luminetx Corporation


MedPro Staffing


Medical Staffing Network


Modular Services Company


Nielsen Healthcare Group


Nursing Center


On Assignment Nurse Travel




Point of Learning


Posey Company


Proximity Systems


Rauland-Borg Corporation


Res-Q Healthcare Systems


Symbio Solutions Inc.


TekTone Sound & Signal Mfg Inc.


Thomas Edison State College School of Nursing


Travel Nurse Solutions LLC


The Gideons International


University of Michigan Health System


Vocera Communications Inc.


West-Com Nurse Call Systems Inc.


Wolters Kluwer Health/LWW


Zebra Technologies Corp.