Events Archive

The European Cancer Congress 2013

September 27, 2012, 08:00am -- October 01, 2013, 05:00pm
2013 European Cancer Congress: The ECCO - ESMO - ESTRO European Cancer Congress is the premier cancer congress in Europe. Drs. Sarna, Bialous, and colleagues presented their paper "Czech nurses' knowledge, attitudes and behaviors towards tobacco dependence and treatment" September 29, 2013.

ONS Connections: November 8–10, 2013, Dallas, TX

November 08-10, 2013, 08:00am
ONS Connections: Advancing Care Through Science, November 8–10, 2013, Hilton Anatole, Dallas, TX. Saturday, November 9, 2013, Dr. Linda Sarna speaking on "How a program of research can influence health policy". ONS Advanced Nursing Research Special Interest Group.

Beyond the 5 A’s Conference, November 13-15, 2013

November 13-15, 2013, 08:00am
Beyond the 5 A’s: Improving Cessation Interventions through Strengthened Training, DoubleTree Resort by Hilton Paradise Valley – Scottsdale, AZ,, Thursday & Friday, November 14-15, 2013. November 15, 2013, 15:50-17:00, Dr. Stella Bialous speaking on "Differences in Referral to a Quitline Using 2As versus 5As",

2014 SRNT 20th Annual Meeting, February 5-8, 2014

February 05-08, 2014, 08:00am
Drs. Linda Sarna & Stella Bialous will present Poster #1-177: THE IMPACT OF NURSES’ SMOKING STATUS ON OUTCOMES OF AN EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC during Poster Session 1 on Thursday, February 6th, 11:30am -1:00pm at the SRNT 2014

7th General Assembly Asian Pacific Organization for Cancer Prevention (APOCP)

March 20-23, 2014, 08:00am
Saturday, March 22nd, 2014 from 16:50 – 17:10, Dr Linda Sarna will be speaking on, “Health promotion after a diagnosis of cancer: Reducing risk for noncommunicable diseases” in the 1st Conference Room.

You Can Make a Difference: The Nurses’ Role in Helping Smokers Quit

April 07, 2014, 08:00am
Linda Sarna, PhD, RN, FAAN, Professor and Lulu Wolf Hassenplug Endowed Chair, UCLA School of Nursing presented a Webinar titled: 'You Can Make a Difference: The Nurses’ Role in Helping Smokers Quit' on the Cordoba Campus, Breckinridge School of Nursing and Health Sciences. The Webinar was broadcast to 45 Associate Degree Schools of Nursing across the U.S.. Many of the student nurses who were smokers in the audience expressed thier thankfulness for the presentation.

Nurses: A force for change—a vital resource for health

May 12, 2014, 01:00pm
Global Bridges Healthcare Alliance for Tobacco Dependence Treatment Webinar: A panel discussion in honor of International Nurses Day to discuss the important role of nurses in tobacco dependence treatment. Linda Sarna, Researcher at UCLA School of Nursing and Principal Investigator for the Tobacco Free Nurses Initiative, United States is a panelist.

22nd European Conference on General Thoracic Surgery Symposium for Nurses

June 15-18, 2014, 08:00am
Dr. Sarna will deliver the keynote address, Nurses and Lung Cancer: Making a Difference, on June 16th from 13:00 - 14:00. For the first time in an ESTS conference will be a full day of specialized and research-based nursing in an international perspective. The conference objective is to improve and develop the clinical practice.

STTI 25th International Nursing Research Congress

July 24-28, 2014, 08:15am
Dr. Linda Sarna will be inducted into the STT International Research Hall of Fame at this meeting and will be speaking about "Nurses and Tobacco Control: An Intersection of Research and Health Care Policy” on Friday, 25 July from 3:30–4:45 p.m. The 2014 International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame will be presented at STTI’s 25th International Nursing Research Congress in Hong Kong, 24-28 July 2014.

18th International Conference on Cancer Nursing, September 7-11, 2014

September 07-11, 2014, 08:00am
18th International Conference on Cancer Nursing (ICCN), Panama City, Panama Sept 7 - 11, 2014. Dr Sarna will present a poster titled, "Development of an E-learning Program about Tobacco Control for Nurses in the Czech Republic and Poland" on Tues, Sept 9th, 09:00 - 19:00. She will be speaking from 16.40 – 17:00 on "Smoking Cessation Interventions Of Chinese Nurses" on On Wed, Sept 10.