Association of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Nurses Conference Scholarship
Deadline for application submission: August 1, 2014
The 2014 APGNN Meeting will be held October 23-26 th at the Hilton Atlanta, Atlanta, GA
Multidisciplinary approaches to pediatric gastroenterology problems will be highlighted during the conference. Selected topics include advocacy for children with inflammatory bowel disease, treatment
of IBD with biologics, fatty liver disease, intestinal failure, functional abdominal pain, failure to thrive, vitamin D and inflammation.
To provide financial assistance for selected individuals to attend APGNN’s Conference, therefore, supporting the educational development of the organization’s members.
At the time of application submission, must be a full or associate APGNN member for at least 6 months and with no outstanding dues.
Three APGNN Board Members will review the applications and determine 4 candidates who best plan to apply the conference information to their practices.
Three full members and one associate member will be awarded financial support for conference tuition and hotel accommodations for 2 nights shared hotel room or 1 night single room.
Criteria Used In Evaluating Applicants
• Impact on patients, families and colleagues