Hot Topics in Public Health Nursing
Monday, November 4, 2013: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
This round table session focuses on new and innovative programs developed to meet both the educational needs of graduate community health nursing students and the innovative programs and reseach to meet the needs of a variety of aggregate patient groups. The graduate program discussants will present new and innovative programs on communication and interprofessional collaboration, grant writing,and developing workshops for returning veterans enrolled in nursing programs; while the innovative programs for aggregate groups range from research on mortality rates of survivors of childhood cancer, to TB compliance in low income populations, to improving the use of cookstoves in Nicaragua, to cross boarder coalitions to develop collaborative responses to disasters.
Session Objectives: Participants will:
1. Describe one innovative educational course for graduate community health nursing students.
2. Describe one research project that will improve the health of an aggregate group in the community.
3. Describe one international project that will improve the health of vulnerable global populations.
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Organized by: Public Health Nursing
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)
Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)