Nurses and midwives provide the backbone of health care delivery systems worldwide. Members of this community share experiences and exchange information in efforts to raise the standard of nursing care and training.

Community moderators

Inge Corless - MGH Institute of Health Professions School of Nursing Sheila Davis - Massachusetts General Hospital - MGH; Partners In Health - PIH Elizabeth Glaser - Brandeis University; Global Nursing Caucus Maggie Sullivan - Boston Health Care for the Homeless; Global Nursing Caucus; Partners In Health - PIH; University of California San Francisco - UCSF
Informe sobre la situación mundial de la prevención de la violencia: OMS

Gracias a PAHO por diseminar esta informacion. Sabemos que la violencia es un factor grande en nuestras vidas, familias y pertenece mucho a nuestra salud. Como enfermeras, no podemos negar el afecto de la violencia en nuestras comunidades. Aqui adjunte el…

By Maggie Sullivan on 19 Dec 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
Summer Social Medicine Course for health profession students now accepting applications!

I only know english but really interested in the course

By Cassandra Fox on 12 Dec 2014 0 Recommendations 2 Replies
"Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Advocates for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services" - RWJF

Congratulations to GHDonline member and nurse, Yolanda Ogbolu, for her recognition by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and her Outstanding Faculty Award! Please visit the link below to read more about Dr Ogbolu and her inspiring accomplishments in the…

By Maggie Sullivan on 12 Dec 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
Forgotten Problems in Global Health - include your voice today

Thank you to Jordan Jarvis for permission to cross-post this survey from our Young Professionals community. I took the survey myself, and it only takes a couple of minutes. Bring your perspective and experience as a nurse to the table. The original post…

By Maggie Sullivan on 12 Dec 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
Update from Liberia: Chasing the End of an Epidemic

Thank you Deborah Wilson for joining the MGH Ebola Hack A Thon and providing insight and expertise based on your personal experience. You provided a unique and much needed perspective as a nurse who stood at the patient bedside and gave quality and…

By Elizabeth Glaser on 11 Dec 2014 0 Recommendations 4 Replies
ATECAM LLC Holistic Nursing Live Lectures February 2015

Register for your Holistic Nursing Lectures for February 2015, there are lectures scheduled for 7th, 12th, 20th and 21st February all with 5 Nursing contact Hours in Pennsylvanian and New Jersey. You can find all the Schedules from the link below and…

By Ralueke Ekezie on 10 Dec 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
Help 10,000 Pregnant Moms survive childbirth in Nigeria through GlobalGiving

This project has to raise $5,000 from 40 donors by December 31, 11:59 PM EST to earn a permanent spot on GlobalGiving.Already approved by the GlobalGiving team in the Global Open Challenge, we invite you and all those who are committed to saving the lives…

By Ralueke Ekezie on 09 Dec 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
Update on "Hot Training" in LIberia from Elizabeth Glaser

I am glad there is so much improvement in Liberia, although the front page of the New York Times today (http://www.nytimes.com/2014/12/07/world/africa/as-ebola-rages-in-sierra-leone-poor-planning-thwarts-efforts.html?ref=world) reports a very different…

By Barbara Waldorf on 06 Dec 2014 0 Recommendations 3 Replies
Ebola Changes You: Reflections of a Nurse Upon Return from Liberia (American Journal of Nursing)

Thank you, Debbie Wilson, for your time, effort and work in Liberia. And, particularly, thank you for sharing your experience in the AJN (link attached), so that the rest of us might better understand the plight of patients, families, nurses and other…

By Maggie Sullivan on 05 Dec 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
Global Health Service Partnership Application Deadline December 5, 2014

Thank you so much, Julie and Laura. That all makes sense and helps me to consider the options.

By Julie Anathan on 14 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 3 Replies
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