3rd Annual Nursing Symposium

Southern Ohio Medical Center will host the Third Annual Nursing Research Symposium from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Oct. 25 at the SOMC Friends Community Center, 1202 18th Street in Portsmouth.

Area nurses, faculty and students are invited to learn more about the nursing research being conducted at SOMC, Shawnee State University, Marshall University and Riverside Methodist Hospital. Presentations will be made on a variety of topics including minimal lift environment, resilience, childhood obesity, heart failure and hemolysis of blood specimen.

The event is free of cost. Breakfast and lunch will be provided and contact hours will be awarded. Pre-registration is requested by Oct. 12 and can be made by calling Lisa Thompson at 740-356-8310.