Carr College of Nursing

Research Day 2020


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Presented by Sigma Theta Tau International

Epsilon Omicron & Eta Theta



Welcome to the event information page for the 2020 Research Day sponsored by Sigma Theta Tau International. The Epsilon Omicron and Eta Theta chapters hope that your participation in this event will be a blessing in your continued education.


Cost: $10


For event information please contact:

Kim Cooper MSN, RN, CNE

Location & Parking

Date & Time

April 2nd, 2020

8:00 am - 1:00 pm


Heritage Center Auditorium

915 E. Market Ave

Searcy, AR 72149


Research Day Campus Map

The highlighted lot is reserved for Research Day guests, however you are free to park in the yellow spaces in any of the lots surrounding the Heritage Center. Please make sure you print and place a copy of the parking pass on the dashboard of the driver's side of your vehicle to avoid getting an unnecessary ticket from public safety.


Tentative Schedule

April 2, 2020

8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Downloadable Schedule (PDF) Coming Soon

8:00 am - 8:30 am

Heritage Auditorium Foyer

8:30 pm - 10:00 am
Keynote #1

Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation

Holly Carpenter

Heritage Auditorium

10:00 am - 10:15 am

Light refreshments provided

10:15 am - 11:45 am
Poster Sessions

Heritage Auditorium & Liberty Room

11:45 am - 12:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
Keynote #2


Forrest Smith, PhD

Heritage Auditorium

12:50 pm - 1:00 pm
Closing Remarks

Heritage Auditorium


Keynote Speakers

Holly Carpenter

Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation

Bio coming soon!

Forrest Smith, PhD


Bio coming soon!

Poster Presentations

Poster Presentations

More information coming soon!


Searcy Restaurants

Searcy has many fine dining options. On campus you can find several restaurants in the Hammon Student Center. Most off campus restaurants are located along Race Street to the north of campus or along Beebee Capps to the south. For more detailed restaurant options, please use Google Maps.

Contact Us

Fax: 501-279-4669

Mailing address:
Harding University
Carr College of Nursing
Box 12265
Searcy, AR 72149-5615