2013 SNRS 27th Annual Conference

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Updates on NINR Plan and Funding Opportunities
by Paul A. Cotton, PhD, RD

The Southern Nursing Research Society invites you to join us February 27 to March 2, 2013, at The Peabody Hotel, in Little Rock, Arkansas for our 27th Annual Conference, "Expanding Networks of Knowledge for Healthcare Innovations." The 27th SNRS Annual Conference is hosted by the UAMS College of Nursing, UAMS Medical Center, and Arkansas Children's Hospital.

The early-bird registration deadline is February 1, 2013. We strongly urge you to register by this date to take advantage of the early-bird discounts. Conference registration includes admittance to all sessions and exhibits, a CD ROM of all accepted abstracts, continuing education credits, continental breakfasts, refreshment breaks, reception, and the awards luncheon as listed in the program schedule unless otherwise stated.

Network during the Opening Reception on Thursday, February 28th at the William J. Clinton Presidential Library, hosted by, UAMS College of Nursing, UAMS Medical Center, and Arkansas Children's Hospital.

We look forward to welcoming you to Arkansas' Capital City of Little Rock. Situated on the Arkansas River, Little Rock is home to a thriving New South culture that offers a vibrant nightlife, big-time entertainment, world-class attractions and a booming dining scene with the best Arkansas restaurants serving up dishes from all over the globe. To assist in planning your visit, check out the Little Rock Conventions & Visitor's site.

We look forward to seeing you in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Thank you,

Anne Turner-Henson, DSN, RN, FAAN
SNRS-Vice President


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Feb 1, 2013
Feb 1, 2013
Feb 1, 2013
Feb 1, 2013
Full Meeting   Pre-Conference Workshops
  Member $100 $150
  Non-Member $175 $225
Student or Retired Member
  Student or Retired Member $50 $75
Student or Retired Non-Member
  Student Non-Member $75 $100

Members of Other Regional Society

Group Discounts for 4 or more   Doctoral Student Workshop
  Student Member $50 $75
  Student Non-Member $75 $100


Day Only Rates  
Student or Retired Member
Student Non-Member

How to register:

  • Online with a credit card. Confirmations will be sent by e-mail.
  • Fax the registration form to 303-422-8894 with a credit card.
  • Mail the registration form to SNRS 10200 W 44th Ave, Suite 304, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033 with a check.

Continuing Education: New this year, continuing education units are included with the registration fee.

Group Discount: Four or more registrations received and processed from the same university on the same payment will receive a $25 discount on each persons registration fee. Not available to students.

Refund/Cancellation Policy
Substitution is encouraged if unable to attend the conference. Cancellation of program registration will be refunded less a $50 processing fee if received in writing by SNRS February 20, 2013. Cancellations must be made in writing and faxed to 303-422-8894 or emailed to info@snrs.org. NO refunds will be granted after February 20, 2013. Refunds will be processed following the conference. In the unlikely circumstance that this event is cancelled, SNRS is not responsible for any costs, damages or other expenses of any kind including, and without limitation, transportation and/or hotel costs incurred by registrant. Speakers are subject to change without notice.

Program Changes and Cancellations
SNRS reserves the right to substitute speakers or to cancel or reschedule sessions due to any unforeseen circumstances.  If SNRS must cancel its conference, registrants will receive a full credit for or refund of their paid registration fee.  SNRS will not be responsible for any other losses, including refunds for lodging, airfare or other conference-related expenses.


MNRS 2008 Annual ConferenceHOTEL INFORMATION

Conference Location:
The Peabody Little Rock
Three Statehouse Plaza
Little Rock, Arkansas 72201
Phone: (501) 906-4000


  • By phone at 1-501-906-4000

Reservation Deadline: February 2, 2013

Special Conference Rates:
The meeting will be held at The Peabody Little Rock, Little Rock, Arkansas. A special rate has been arranged. Call 1-501-906-4000 to make reservations. Please mention SNRS to receive the special rate of $149 Single/Double, $159 Triple or $169 Quad (plus taxes). The reservation cut-off date is February 2, 2013; thereafter the hotel will accept reservations on a space-available basis only at the current market rate.

The SNRS room block at The Peabody Hotel is almost fully booked. If The Peabody is unable to accommodate you, here are alternative options nearby:

  • Doubletree Hotel: 1-866-264-5744 (distance from The Peabody is 0.17 mi)
  • Hampton Inn & Suites: 1-866-276-6393 (distance from The Peabody is 0.36 mi)
  • Wyndam Riverfront: 1-866-272-4856 (distance from The Peabody is 0.42 mi)
  • The Capital Hotel (across the street from The Peabody):111 W. Markham St., Little Rock, Arkansas 72201, 1-877-637-0037 or 1-501-370-7062





Travel to Little Rock
Airline and rental car reservations can be made through Wee Travel Services at 1-800-327-4006 or 1-303-465-2118, Monday–Friday, 9:00 a.m.– 6:00 p.m. (Mountain). Please identify yourself as an SNRS attendee, and ask for Gail Kooima.

Directions to the Hotel from the Little Rock National Airport
Like most airports in the world, Little Rock National Airport is expanding to provide even more facilities and services for travelers, meeters and greeters. The airport also is building an expanded parking garage and soon will sport a new air traffic control tower and upgraded food and beverage outlets.
Airlines serving Little Rock National Airport:

  • American Airlines
  • ComAir
  • Continental Airlines
  • Delta
  • Northwest
  • Skyway Airlines
  • Southwest
  • TWA
  • United Express
  • US Airways

Directions to the Hotel from the Little Rock National Airport

  1. Exit to the right out of the airport parking lot and go to I-440 West to I-30 East (Downtown Exit).
  2. Take I-30 East to Exit 141A (Markham/Cantrell) loop underneath the interstate.
  3. Take the Convention Center Exit to the right and go 3 blocks to Main Street.
  4. Turn right on Main Street and proceed 1 block to Markham. Hotel will be on your left.