Nursing and the Health of Populations
doors open, 2:30 p.m. Reception to follow.
72 East Concord Street
Services for deaf and hard-of-hearing people provided.
Where has nursing made the most difference in population health worldwide? Where can it make a difference moving forward? This half-day symposium will address the state of nursing science and practice and its intersection with the evolving field of global population health. The meeting aims to ask questions and encourage provocative answers, pointing to future synergies between nursing and population health.
Cohosted with the Nursing Now campaign and the Institute for Healthcare Improvement.
3 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
Sandro Galea, Dean and Robert A. Knox Professor, Boston University School of Public Health
Maureen Bisognano (SON ’82), President Emerita and Senior Fellow, Institute for Healthcare Improvement
3:15 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Barbara Stilwell, Executive Director, Nursing Now
4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Jacqueline Fawcett (SON’64), Professor, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Boston
Leadership and Government
Karen Daley (SPH’88), Former President, American Nurses Association
The Role of Technology in Nursing and Population Health—Looking to the Future
Kelly Brittain, Associate Professor, Michigan State University College of Nursing
Serious Illness, Quality of Life
Kate Lorig (SON’64), Professor Emerita, Stanford University
Scope of Practice
Deborah Washington (SON’86), Director, Nursing & Patient Care Services Diversity Program, Massachusetts General Hospital
Moderated by: Maureen Bisognano (SON ’82), President Emerita and Senior Fellow, Institute for Healthcare Improvement
5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
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