The Helene Fuld Health Trust National Institute for Evidence-based Practice in Nursing and Healthcare Inaugural Summit



Who should attend the Helene Fuld Health Trust National Summit?

Nursing and transdisciplinary clinicians, leaders, academicians and researchers


What will summit attendees learn?

By attending this summit, you will:

  • Expand your knowledge of the best and latest evidence to improve healthcare quality, safety, patient outcomes, and policy
  • Discover the latest recommendations to advance and sustain EBP from leading national organizations, federal agencies, and healthcare entities
  • Discuss best strategies to advance and sustain a culture of EBP
  • Explore successful tactics for the teaching of EBP
  • Earn continuing education credit


How much does it cost to attend?

Registration is $495 per person. The cost includes a pre-Summit celebratory kickoff reception on October 18, the two-day Summit attendance for October 19-20, as well as breakfast, lunch and snacks during the Summit, nursing continuing education credit and parking at the Hilton Columbus at Easton.


Who is invited to attend the Kickoff Reception on October 18?

Anyone who has registered to attend the summit. Their guests as well are welcome to attend the reception.


What attire is recommended for the Kickoff Reception?

Attendees are encouraged to dress in business casual attire.


If I drive to the Kickoff Reception, will there be a cost for parking?

There is a cost for the Ohio Union North and South garages. For rates on parking, please view Ohio Union South Garage and Ohio Union North Garage.


Will the outcomes from the Expert Forum be shared with conference attendees?

Yes, conference attendees will learn about the outcomes and action strategies from the Expert Forum during a presentation on Thursday, October 19.


Does the Columbus Hilton at Easton provide transportation to and from John Glenn Columbus International Airport?

Yes, the Hilton Columbus at Easton offers complimentary airport shuttle transportation from 6 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. daily.

When arriving at the John Glenn Columbus International Airport, please call the Hilton Columbus at Easton directly at 614-414-5000 to inquire when the next shuttle will be available. Once you have retrieved your baggage, please follow the signs to Ground Transportation. The hotel shuttle driver will greet you at the designated area.

Before returning to the airport, please inquire at the hotel front desk for shuttle departure times and availability.


Do I have to pay for parking at the Hilton Columbus at Easton?

No, parking is complimentary for hotel guests and summit attendees.


What is the cancellation/refund policy for this event?

If for some reason you must cancel your plans to join us at this event, please know that cancellations received prior to September 1, 2017, will be granted a 50% refund of the registration fee. All cancellations received on or after September 1, 2017, will not be eligible for a refund. Should the summit be cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances, all registrants will receive a full refund.