Global Nursing Caucus 7th Annual Conference Networking to Raise the Voice and Profile of Nursing in Global Health

By Elizabeth Glaser Moderator Emeritus | 02 Oct, 2018

On October 26th and 27th, 2018.The Global Nursing Caucus will hold the 7th Annual Conference . Our focus this year is "Networking to Raise the Voice and Profile of Nursing in Global Health"
The conference will be in Boston, on the campus of UMass Boston College of Nursing and Health Sciences. Attendance at this conference will provide up to 16 continuing education units for one's nursing license ( 8 per day)

This two-day meeting will bring together nurses to share their experiences, perceptions, lessons learned and cultural sensitivities about the processes involved in respectful networking and collaborations. So far nurses from at least 22 countries on 4 continents are represented on our panels and in presenting lightening talks.At the bottom of this post is the link to register for the conference.

We will hear from a variety of nurse leaders from the Global North as well as the Global South.
The input of remote participants is a very key component to our conference. Our panels will have nursing leaders in person and remotely joining in, including the Chief Nursing Officer for the World Health Organization.

In addition, we will highlight a wide variety of nursing perspectives through our popular lightening talks and networking sessions.

Here is an incomplete list of some of our panelists:
1.Ahdab Eskander, RN, BScN UMass Boston PhD Program
2.Alexis Schmid DNP, RN, CPNP-PC/AC, CPEN, CCRN. Boston Children’s Hospital, Global Health Program
3.Barbara Astle, PhD, RN
4.Barbara Stilwell, PhD, MSocSc, RN, FRCN . Executive Director Nursing Now Global Campaign. Joining remotely from London
5.Beth MacNairn, BA, MA, Deputy Health Volunteers Oversees (HVO)
6.Deogwoon Kim, PhD(c), BScN, James Muchira PhD(c), BScN, MS, UMass Boston International Students Organization
7.Eileen Stuart-Shor, PhD, ANP-BC, FAHA, FAAN. GAPFON participant .Sigma Theta Tau International Global Advisory Panel on the Future of Nursing (GAPFON)
8.Elizabeth Iro, the Chief Nursing Officer for World Health Organization
9.Emily Katarikawe, BA SWSA, PGD PPM, PGD SCOM, MMS. Chair Uganda Nursing Now Global Campaign, Uganda Country Director Jhpiego
10.Haeok Lee, RN, PhD, FAAN, Professor of Nursing, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, UMB
11.Inge B. Corless, PhD, RN, FAAN. Past President ANAC, Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC)
12.Jeanne Leffers, PhD, RN
13.Jennifer Breads, MSN, MPH, Technical Advisor in the Systems for Health Division, Jhpiego
14.Joyce Pulcini, PhD, RN, PNP-BC, FAAN, Director of Community and Global Initiatives, George Washington University School of Nursing
15.Julie Anathan, RN, MPH, Director of Medical/Surgical Nursing and Interim Chief Nursing Officer Seed Global Health
16.Karen Moore, DNP, APRN, ANP, BC, FAANP, Chair, Global Health/International Special Interest Group, NONPH, National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty (NONPF)
17.Laura Hayman, PhD, MSN, FAAN, FAHA, FPCNA. Forum Chair . Global Cardiovascular Nursing Leadership Forum (GCNLF)
18.Laura N Amweg UMass Boston PhD Program
19.Lisa Kennedy Sheldon, PhD, APRN, AOCNP©, FAAN. Chief Clinical Officer, ONS Oncology Nursing Society (ONS)
20.Marie Maud Cesar Duvilaire, PhD (Hon), RN, Ex-officio Director of Nursing, Haiti Ministry of Health (MSPP)
21.Maysa H Soufan, RN, MSN, MPH, PhD(c), Faculty, AlQuds University, Abu Dies, Palestine, Doctoral Student University of Massachusetts Boston
22.Michele J. Upvall PhD, RN, CNE, FAAN, Volunteer Volunteers Oversees (HVO)
23.Michelle Telfer, DNP, MPH, CNM, Clinical Faculty & Lecturer, Midwifery & Women’s Health NP Programs Yale University, School of Nursing
24.Miriam Carole Atieno Wagoro, PhD, MScN - Director School of Nursing, University of Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
25.Monica Onyango, PhD, MPH, MS, RN, GNC Co-Chair, Global Nursing Caucus
26.Nancy Street, ScD, PNP, RN, Co-chair Global Nursing Caucus
27.Natasha Viveiros, RN, MPH,UMass Boston PhD Program
28.Robin Toft Klar, DNS, RN, Clinical Assistant Professor, New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing
29.Robyn Churchill, CNM, MSN, Senior Technical Adviser, Midwifery and Nursing, CHAI
30.Salwa M Maghrabi, UMass Boston PhD Program
31.Sang A Lee, RN, BScN; UMass Boston PhD Program
32.Simon M Manga, RN, BSN, MSc, UMass Boston PhD Program
33.Sumitra Sharma, RN, MSc Lecturer in the Department of Nursing at Kathmandu Medical College, Nepal
34.Susan Michaels-Strasser, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN, Senior Implementation Director & Associate Director for Nursing Programs, ICAP
35. Yourin Cai, RN, BScN, UMass Boston PhD Program

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Monica Adhiambo Onyango Moderator Emeritus Replied at 10:25 AM, 4 Oct 2018

thanks you for posting. This will conference will be an excellent opportunity for nurses to network, engage and discuss future collaborations

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