NCFI PACEA Regional Conference
June 7, 2018 - June 11, 2018
The Pacific and East Asia Regional Conference will be held at the Chientan Youth Activity Center-Chientan, Taipei, Taiwan. Theme: For such a time as this – Christian nursing in a troubled world.
Sub themes: Excellence in times like these, Relevance in times like these, HOPE in times like these, Available to God in times like these.
The program will have a special emphasis on equipping nurses for leadership and involvement in difficult times, – such as in natural and human disasters, political upheaval, challenging conditions in nursing and health care, opposition and restric- tions to expression of Christian faith. Bible talks will be from the OT book of Esther.
Excellence in Times like these: Dr Kamalini Kumar, Relevance in times like these: Anne Biro, Hope in times like these: Tan Wee-King, Available to God in times like these: Georgina Hoddle.
Christian Nursing in a Troubled World (theme review): Dr Barbara Parfitt.
Rev. Mathew Tsai
Rev. Mathew Tsai was born in Chang-Hwa, Taiwan. He was top medical graduate of his year at Taiwan University. His work experience has included psychiatrist of Taiwan University Hospital, Superintendent of Heng-Tsun Christian Hospital, General Manager of Lutheran Evangelistic Church, the chief pastor of Don-An EFC.
Pre conference training courses 4-6 June
We will offer pre conference training courses in The Art and Science of Spiritual Care, The Saline Process, Faith Community Nursing, and Revitalizing Your NNCF. Watch this space for further details.
Host for PACEA Conference 2018 is NCF Taiwan
Some of the Local Conference Planning Team members are shown here. The Convenor is Chen Ching-Huey
Program Planning team
The team comprises NCF members from 8 countries – Australia, Fiji, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, and Mongolia. The Conference Coordinator is Marg Hutchison, PACEA Regional Chair, Concurrent Sessions Abstracts Committee is led by Tan Wee-King, Pre conference Courses Coordinator – Ng Kim Choo, Sponsorship team – Colleen Wilson.
Registration Forms, and Call for Abstracts for Concurrent Sessions will be available from end of June 2017
Conference enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org