5096.0 Public Health Nursing Leadership

Wednesday, October 31, 2012: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
This session on public health nursing leadership will explore administration, management, leadership issues. Some of the issues that will be discuss include describing best practices for workforce development, examining socioeconomic factors that influence public health nursing positions, and preparing students using on-line teaching modules for public health nursing.
Session Objectives: After the session, participants will be able to explain strategies that can be taken by a voluntary statewide group of Public Health Nursing leaders to become more effective, discuss national influences on the role of public health nursing, evaluate the pedagogical strengths and weaknesses of on-line technology for educating public health nurses, and demonstrate how nurses with an identified ethnic background actually take on leadership roles to improve access to health care for the same ethnic community.
Marty Aleman, MAN, PHN

Strategies to strengthen State-wide organizations of Public Health Nursing leadership
Mary Hansell, DrPH, RN, PHN and Cathy Drusen, BSN, RN, PHN
Advocating for the public health nursing role
Barbara Joyce, PhD, CNS, RN, Tsering K. Dorjee, MSN MPH, PHNCNS-BC, Brene Belew LaDue, BSN, RN and Karen A. O'Brien, DNP, MN, RN
Education for public health nursing and rural nursing leaders: Evaluation of a distance education program
Doris F. Glick, PhD, RN, Pamela A. Kulbok, DNSc, RN, FAAN, Catherine Kane, PhD, RN, FAAN, Hannah Walker, BA and Hannah Beth Clymer Showalter, BSN
Public nursing leadership in eliminating ethnic health disparities
Junghyun Choi, RN, BSN and Jeeyoung Choi, RN, BSN

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

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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