3461.0 Global perspectives and collaborations in population-focused nursing: eg. Intellectual “brain drain”

Monday, October 31, 2011: 6:30 PM
This session will present a discussion of Global Perspectives and Collaborations in population focused nursing. The presentations will discuss: diabetic knowledge among older chinese adults in China; the effect of changing patterns of health care providers on patients with HIV?AIDS in a Nigerian Clinic; Comparisons of the PHN Cornerstones in Norway and the United States; and methods to encourage participation in a health promotion volunteer program in Japan.
Session Objectives: 1. Identify demographic variables related to knowledge of diabetes among older chinese adults. 2. Discuss the effects of task shifting in meeting the needs of persons with HIV/AIDS in Nigeria. 3. Evaluate the differences between the Norwegian and U.S. Cornerstones of Public Health. 4. Identify methods to encourage health promotion volunteers in Japan.
Susan M. Swider, PhD, APHN-BC

6:30 PM
Diabetes Knowledge among Older Chinese Adults with Diabetes in Beijing, China
Jie Hu, PhD, RN, Kenneth Gruber, PhD, Huaping Liu, PhD, RN, FAAN, Hong Zhao, PhD, RN and Alexandra A. Garcia, PhD, RN, APRN-BC
6:50 PM
Examining the Impact of Changes in Practice Patterns of Nurses and Physicians on Patient Experiences and Outcomes in an ARV Clinic at a Nigerian Teaching Hospital
C. Florence Nwoga, RN, MSN, MPH, Emilia Iwu, MS, RN, CRNP, Jeffrey Johnson, PhD, Barbara Smith, RN, PhD and Rosemary Riel, MAA
7:10 PM
A Comparison of the Cornerstones of Public Health Nursing in Norway and the United States
Marjorie Schaffer, PhD, RN and Kari Glavin, Associate Professor, RN, MScN, PhD
7:30 PM
How can the Community Health Outreach by Health Promotion Volunteers be encouraged? A Study in Japan
Hiroshi Murayama, PhD, RN, PHN, Atsuko Taguchi, RN, PHN, MS and Sachiyo Murashima, PhD, PHN,RN

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Organized by: Public Health Nursing
Endorsed by: Asian Pacific Islander Caucus for Public Health

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)

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