Center for Professional Development

Nurses Matter: Our Role in Global Health

8:00AM - 2:30PM
4 contact hours

Course ID:NMRGH

Offered on the Following Dates

Continental Breakfast and lunch provided.

Registration & Fees

 

This conference is designed for students, nurses and other professionals. The goal of the conference is to exchange ideas and best practices across disciplines especially nursing, in order to improve public health and international development. Speakers will be sharing their expertise, research, and field experiences.

OBJECTIVES

Participants will be able to:

  1. Discuss and analyze key drivers and challenges to global health issues.
  2. Translate knowledge of global into action.
  3. Develop the next generation of global health nursing leaders.

Location & Map

Rutgers University, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences
Room location:
New Jersey Medical School (MSB)
185 South Orange Avenue
Newark, NJ 07103
Room C600
Directions and parking information

Agenda

Time

Activity/Topic

Presenter

8:00am-9:00am

Registration/Breakfast

 

9:00am-9:15am

Introduction

Dr. Willard

9:15 am-10:00 am

The Role of Nursing and Midwifery in Addressing Universal Health Coverage

Dr. Ann Kurth

10:00 am-11:00 am

Combating infectious disease globally: What we learned from Ebola

Dr. Sheila Davis

11:00 am-11:15 am

Break

 

11:15 am-12:15pm

Experiences in Sierra Leone

Marina Goldman

12:15pm-1:15pm

Nurses Matter: Our Role in Global Health (Panel Discussion)

Dr. Willard (Moderator
Dr. Davis
Dr. Kurth
Mrs. Goldman

1:15pm-2:30pm

Lunch/Networking

 

 

Faculty

Questions about this Event?

For questions about this event, contact Dorsa Seimaa at 973-972-5978 or email seimaad1@uhnj.org
For all other questions, use the contact information below.

 

Questions?

cpdn@rutgers.edu
973-972-6655

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*This continuing nursing education activity was approved by New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission On Accreditation.

Rutgers School of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission On Accreditation.
Provider Number P290-6/14-17.

 

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