Recent News

2011

Nurses to Gather in Florida for Pediatric Nursing National Conference
Pediatric nurses are the frontline health care providers for children and adolescents, many of whom suffer from serious illnesses. Because the specialty calls for high-level critical thinking skills, nurses must constantly stay on top of the latest advances in care.
Celebrate National Nurses Week 2011
On May 6, 2011, the Pediatric Nursing journal is joining the American Nurses Association in celebrating Nurses Trusted to Care, as part of National Nurses Week, which is held May 6-12, every year.

2010

Pediatric Nursing Welcomes New Editor
We are pleased to announce that Judy A. Rollins, PhD, RN, has accepted the position of Editor of Pediatric Nursing journal. Dr. Rollins has served on the Editorial Board of Pediatric Nursing since 1988, taking on the role of Associate Editor of the journal from 1992 through July 31, 2010.
Poster Presentations From 2010 Conference Available for Viewing Online
View the research and clinical poster presentations from the 2010 Conference.
Pediatric Nurses Gather for Landmark Annual Conference
Celebrating the pediatric nurse at the bedside was the central theme of the 26th Annual Pediatric Nursing Conference, July 16-18, 2010, in Philadelphia, PA.

2009

Pediatric Nursing Conference Marks 25th Anniversary, Honor and Educate Nurses
More than 230 pediatric nurses gathered for the 25th Annual Pediatric Nursing Conference, June 25-27, 2009, in Orlando, FL.
Pediatric Nursing Conference will Mark 25th Anniversary, Honor and Educate Nurses
The 25th Annual Pediatric Nursing Conference, June 25-27, 2009, in Orlando, FL, will help nurses enhance their knowledge and skills at the point of care while celebrating their immense contributions to their patients.

2008

Pediatric Nursing Journal Presents 2008 Humanitarian Award to Zimbabwean Nurse Leader
Pediatric Nursing journal presented its 2008 Humanitarian Award to Kathy McCarty, RN, EdD, a nurse leader and the primary health care provider for the rural region of Kari, Zimbabwe.
Pediatric Nursing May-June 2008 News Briefs
This issue highlights such topics as legal and ethical debates about infant euthanasia and helping asthma caregivers cope with demanding responsibilities.
Pediatric Nursing January-February 2008 News Briefs
This issue highlights such topics as reducing teenage smoking, protecting youth from sexual abuse, and identifying early risk factors for child behavioral problems.
Pediatric Nursing Conference Celebrates Skills and Heart of Bedside Pediatric Nurses
Along with a broad slate of education sessions, the 24th Annual Pediatric Nursing Conference, June 26-28, 2008 in Las Vegas, NV, will honor pediatric nursesí compassionate care and clinical expertise.