ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MEETING
PCICS 14th Annual International Meeting Recap
Stewart A. Hinckley
PCICS Executive Director
The PCICS 14th Annual International Meeting was held December 13-16, 2018 in Miami Beach and it was a resounding success. There were 732 scientific registrants, including 93 faculty members. 18 countries and 37 U.S. states were represented. Non-members accounted for 254 of the registrants and they still have an option to join.
Attendees especially enjoyed the Thursday evening welcome reception, which was held outside on a beautiful night. There were 182 posters presented, including two “Rapid Fire” sessions on Friday and Saturday.
Eight Platinum and four Gold, Silver and Bronze Institutional Sponsors participated. In addition, there were 28 exhibitors. Also, a special thanks to our meeting sponsors: Children’s National Health System (Welcome Reception and Nursing Breakfast), Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (Nursing Appreciation Reception), Cincinnati Children’s, Lucile Packard Children’s, and Rady Children’s (all sponsored the Nursing Network Reception), Nemours Children’s (Mobile Meeting Guide), Nationwide Children’s (Scientific Poster Grand Rounds), Children’s Health (Conference Charging Station), Lucile Packard Children’s (Conference WiFi) and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta (Hotel Key Cards).
Mark your calendar for the 15th Annual International Meeting, November 20-22, 2018 in London, United Kingdom.