It was his first night working as a resident at a new hospital, and he was nervous. The senior resident gave the young new doctor some advice: "You'll do fine," he said. "As long as you remember one thing -- you are the guest of the nurses."
Chair and Vice Chair of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Initiative on the Future of Nursing, at the Institute of Medicine Donna Shalala, Ph.D. and Linda Burnes Bolton, Dr.P.H., R.N., F.A.A.N., along with Patricia Benner, R.N., Ph.D., F.A.A.N., senior scholar at the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching will be featured guests on the Institute for Healthcare Improvement's WIHI, an online audio program.
Julie Fairman, PhD, RN, FAAN, professor and director of Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing at the University of Pennsylvania will present the closing program session on Saturday, January 29, 2010 from 10:30 a.m-12:00 p.m. on the topic "IOM/RWJF Initiative on the Future of Nursing: Implications for Doctoral Education".
Sue Hassmiller, Ph.D., R.N., FAAN, Director, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Initiative on the Future of Nursing at the Institute of Medicine will present at the MNA Summit to be held at the Mississippi TradeMart on January 25, 2011.
Linda Burnes Bolton, DrPH, RN, FAAN, vice chaired the committee that researched and issued the IOM report, will deliver the keynote presentation, at 9:00 am on Friday, January 7. Her presentation is titled, Leading the Way: Who Will Answer the Call?
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Initiative on the Future of Nursing, at the Institute of Medicine released a summary document encapsulating the presentations and discussions from the Forum on the Future of Nursing: Community Health, Public Health, Long-term Care and Primary Care held in December 2009 in Philadelphia, Pa.
John Lumpkin, M.D., M.P.H., Senior Vice President and Director of Health Care Group at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation will present at the National Center for Healthcare Leadership's Invitational Symposium & Leadership Award Dinner in Chicago, IL.
More information is available on the NCHL website.