"The Research, Theory, Practice Triangle" will be the theme of the 14th annual Nursing Research Conference Feb. 2 and 3 at Brigham Young University.

The conference, sponsored by the BYU College of Nursing, will address such health issues as effects on the family members of the chronically ill, the impact of cancer on the quality of life of its victims, and the health and development of afflicted infants.Featured guest will be Jacqueline Fawcett, a nationally recognized leader in nursing theory and research, who has done extensive research on childbirth and its effects on parents. Fawcett is an associate professor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing and is a member of the American Academy of Nursing.

The conference begins at 8:30 a.m. and the public is welcome. Registration fee is $20. Seminars and lectures will continue until 4:15 p.m. Thursday and from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday.

For more information call the BYU Nursing Research Center at 378-4143.