5144.0 Community Partnerships II

Wednesday, November 7, 2007: 12:30 PM
The purpose of this session is to address nursing programs, practices, and policies that illustrate community partnerships. Topics include an intervention implemented by public health nurses/home visitors and schools of nursing; policies and practice of disaster nursing; and an innovative program to recruit underrepresented youth into nursing. The session will have relevance for public health nurses in research, practice, and education.
Session Objectives: 1. Describe a community-based empowerment intervention that is being implemented by public health nurses/home visitors in collaboration with university schools of nursing. 2. Describe the policies and practice standards of nurses in the context of disaster nursing. 3. Explore the strategies used in creating an innovative program to encourage underrepresented minority youth into the nursing profession.
Erin Maughan, RN-BC, MS, PhD

12:30 PM
Collaborating to address intimate partner violence: Gown and town partnerships
Linda Bullock, PhD, RN, FAAN, Phyllis Sharps, PhD,RN, FAAN, Jacquelyn Campbell, PhD, RN, FAAN, Linda Pugh, PhD,RN, FAAN, Karen Mickey, MS, RN and Dove Research Team
1:00 PM
Boston Disparities Project: Healthcare Career Bridge Programs
Meghan Turnier Patterson, MPH and Nancy Norman, MD, MPH

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Organized by: Public Health Nursing
Endorsed by: Women's Caucus, Community-Based Public Health Caucus

CE Credits: CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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