Two Important Nursing Conferences, upcoming

CGSM investigators are involved in two upcoming conferences for health care professionals, and interdisciplinary scholars in critical dialogue and analyses for transformative actions in health and health care. See links below or the conference flyer for registration and more information .

19th Nursing Network on Violence Against Women International Conference

June 17-18, 2013 with Post-Conference June 19

This conference will provide an excellent opportunity for nurses, social workers, mental health, counselors, physicians, advocates, community activists, policy makers and researchers working in the area of violence against women to share their knowledge, experience, research and practice through papers, posters and workshops/symposia.

Featured speakers include:

Jackie Campbell, RN, PhD, John Hopkins University

Marilyn Ford Gilboe, RN, PhD, University of Western Ontario

Harriet McMillan, MD, FRCPC, McMaster University

Judith McFarlane, RN, DrPH, Texas Women’s University

Margaret Malone, RN, PhD, Ryerson University

David Allen, RN, PhD, FAAN, University of Washington

Post-conference speakers include:

Trudy Rudge, RN, RNHM, PhD, University of Sydney

1st Critical Perspectives in Nursing and Health Care International Conference

June 19-20, 2013 with Pre-Conference June 18

This leading edge conference engages nurses, health care professionals, and interdisciplinary scholars in critical dialogue and analyses for transformative actions in health and health care.Through sharing research, theoretical and discussion papers this conference emphasizes dialogue and the exchange of ideas between participants.

Featured speakers include:

Trudy Rudge, RN, RNHM, PhD, University of Sydney

Peggy Chinn, RN, PhD, FAAN, University of Connecticut

Sheryl Kirkham Reimer, RN, PhD, Trinity Western University

Colleen Varcoe, RN, PhD, University of British Columbia

Pre-conference speakers include:

David Allen, RN, PhD, FAAN, University of Washington

For more information and to register:

Nursing Network on Violence Against Women International Conference: http://www.nursing.ubc.ca/Research/Conferences.aspx?id=5e4fbc5e-d9d1-4a22-ba43-3c123acd

Critical Perspective in Nursing and Health Care International Conference: http://www.nursing.ubc.ca/Research/Conferences.aspx?id=d3485e82-8528-4aab-a2e5-ceac6140

Conference Chair: Dr. Victoria Smye, victoria.smye@nursing.ubc.ca
Conference Co-Chair (Nursing Network): Dr. Helen Brown, helen.brown@nursing.ubc.ca
Conference Co-Chair (Critical Perspectives): Dr. Gladys McPherson, gladys.mcpherson@nursing.ubc.ca

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