Spotlight & Stories
2017 Research and Evidence-Based Practice Symposium
The 2017 Research and Evidence-Based Practice Symposium held on November 17th was presented by Greensboro Area Health Education Center and Cone Health and focused on transforming interprofessional collaboration and outcomes through research, evidence-based practice, and quality. The event brought more than 300 healthcare professionals from across the state of North Carolina to learn about the scholarly work of nationally recognized healthcare innovators.
Keynote speakers included Eric A. Coleman, MD, MPH, and Sharon Tucker, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, FAAN. Participants viewed 44 poster presentations where colleagues from across the state shared research initiatives. This annual event provides an opportunity for healthcare professionals to gain knowledge about research findings in order to improve practice and provide better care for patients.