3360.0 Social Justice and Public Health Nursing

Monday, November 5, 2007: 2:30 PM
This session focuses on broad questions of social justice and public health nursing. Using examples from divergent populations, the speakers address contemporary issues and their implications for health justice and public health nursing practice, education and research.
Session Objectives: 1.Identify the values of interdisciplinary dialogue and exchange around contemporary events and social justice. 2.Explore the relationships between policy and health outcomes in divergent populations. 3.Examine broad questions of social justice in public health nursing.
Jacqueline Merrill, RN, MPH, DNSc

2:30 PM
Teaching Social Justice: Exploring the Ramifications and Lessons from Katrina and Iraq
Geraldine Gorman, RN, PhD and Martha Dewey Bergren, DNS RN CSN FNASN
3:00 PM
3:15 PM
Negotiating the policy web in providing care to the immigrant population
Rosemary Donley, PhD, ANP, FAAN and Eileen Sarsfield, PhD, PHCNS, BC
3:30 PM
Suffering apart and the invisibility of the Mexican American caregiver
Patricia Bradley, DNS RN, Jo Nell Wells, PhD RN, Carolyn Spence Cagle, PhD RN and Donelle Barnes, PhD, RN

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Organized by: Public Health Nursing
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus, Occupational Health and Safety, HIV/AIDS

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

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