24th International Caritas Consortium

Bridging the Past with the Future — Celebrating 40 Years of Caring Science

October 17-18, 2019 | San Francisco, CA

The 2019 ICC is graciously and lovingly co-sponsored by Kaiser Permanente, Nurse Scholars Academy.

Join us in celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the first publication of Dr. Jean Watson’s Caring Science Theory in her book Nursing: The Philosophy and Science of Caring. The International Caritas Consortium is open to nurses and care team members from around the world. Be inspired by luminaries including Barbara Dossey, Larry Dossey, Mary Jo Kreitzer, Janet Quinn and many others from WCSI affiliate organizations and Caring Science leaders. Contact hours will be available.

Event Location
Fort Mason Center
2 Marina Blvd
San Francisco, CA 94123

Special Celebration Dinner — On the Waves with Watson
Join Jean Watson and celebrate the 40th anniversary of her book Nursing: The Philosophy and Science of Caring on board a Hornblower dinner cruise on the San Francisco Bay.

Thursday, October 17, 2019
Board 5:30 – 5:45pm, Cruise: 6:00 – 9:00pm

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  • ICC 2019
    October 17, 2019 - October 18, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm