ESPNIC Nurses Programme

​Tuesday, June 6 

Pre-Congress Joint Nursing and Nursing Science Workshop

Nursing Science Section: the science behind early warning scores

What is the evidence for early warning scores?

How can we evaluate assessment tools and scoring systems?

Neonatal early warning scoring systems

Use of early warning scores in high risk pediatric populations


Nursing section: practical skills to aid nurse's recognition of deterioration

Assessing the deteriorating neonate


A practical examination skills workshop

Respiratory examination theory and practical        

Cardiovascular examination theory and practical   

Neurological examination theory and practical     

Wednesday, June 7 

Nursing Science Education Symposium: Quality Improvement in the PICU/NICU: Sharing Strategies and Expertise to Ensure your Project is a Success 

How to evaluate your quality improvement project 

Quality improvement science in the PICU and NICU: nurses' role 


Nursing Science Long Scientific Session - Advancing the Nursing Science: Achieving Excellence in the Fundamentals of PICU/NICU Care

Collaboration of nurse academics and clinical nurses to improve nursing care and advance nursing science 

Increasing the evidence for basic nursing care: TBI, endotracheal suction and nutrition 


Short Scientific Session - Paediatric and Neonatal
Intensive Care Nursing

Setting up an ECMO program 

Nursing Science Short Scientific Session - Non-pharmacological Interventions to Decrease Distress and Optimize Outcomes 

Non-pharmacological interventions to decrease distress and optimize outcomes 

THURSDAY, JUNE 8

Education Symposium : Paediatric and Neonatal
Intensive Care Nursing
Interactive Case Discussion around Neurological Injury in PICU and NICU

Child with severe TBI 

Neonate with HIE 

FRIDAY, JUNE 9 

Long Scientific Session: Paediatric and Neonatal
Intensive Care Nursing
Why Can't we Get Evidence into Nursing Practice?

The implementation researcher perspective 

The clinicians and management perspective 


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