Academic journal article Nursing Education Perspectives

Resource CENTER

Academic journal article Nursing Education Perspectives

Resource CENTER

Article excerpt

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

Abstracts are due May 16 for the international nursing conference "Nursing: Caring to Know, Knowing to Care," a joint effort of the Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center and the Canadian Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario. The conference takes place in Jerusalem June 4-7, 2012. Visit http://israel.rnao.ca/ for details.

NEW RESOURCES

Bringing Science to Life

A history of the first 25 years of the National Institute of Nursing Research is now online at www.ninr.nih.gov/NewsAndInforma tion/NINRPublications/History. Written with the assistance of historians and nurse scientists and based on oral histories and archived documents, NINR: Bringing Science to Life explores how nursing science has progressed since 1985, when health care practice was guided less by scientific discovery than by tradition and trial and error.

Cycling for Scholarships

Wound, ostomy, and continence nurses are retiring in great numbers, just as the number of patients requiring their care increases. To create awareness and raise support for the WOCN Society Foundation Scholarship Program, 72-year-old Dr. Katherine Jeter is cycling across the country. She started her tour on March 4 in San Diego and expects to arrive in St. Augustine, Florida, on April 29. Visit www.wocnfoundation .org/cyclingforscholarships for information about getting involved.

Speak Up

As part of its Speak Up(TM) campaign to encourage patients to be active participants in their health care, the Joint Commission has released the first in a series of animated 60- second videos at www. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.