Wednesday, April 11, 2018

NOTE: Registration is now closed. Seating capacity reached.

A day of insight and interconnection

With topics ranging from recruiting diverse research participants to harnessing data science, Contemporary Issues in Urban Health: Nursing Science Shaping the Future will engage participants through thought-provoking presentations regarding the state of nursing science in urban environments.

Join us on Wednesday, April 11, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the WSU Student Center Building located at 5221 Gullen Mall in Detroit, when the College of Nursing  invites researchers and practitioners from all disciplines to explore how today's nursing science influences tomorrow's urban communities, including topics such as:

  • Data science
  • Urban research
  • Genomics
  • Management of common urban health challenges, including chronic wounds, asthma and hypertension strengthens tomorrow's urban communities. 

2017 Inaugural Urban Health Conference Video

To learn more about what to expect at the 2018 conference, take a moment to watch the video highlights below.


Thank you to our 2018 Contemporary Issues in Urban Health: Nursing Science Shaping the Future conference sponsors.

Gold level

Health Partners logo

Health Providers Choice logo

Henry Ford Health System logo

Beaumont's logo

Silver level

Bayer logo

St. John Providence Ascension logo

Sponsor level

Sigma Theta Tau International, lambda chapter logo