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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

Dear Colleagues, Read our latest article on The Role of Nursing Environment on patients Recovery. Please do follow us through the blog to get instant update from our latest Articles.…

By Ralueke Ekezie on 20 Aug 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
An International Training Seminar for Nurses on TB/MDR TB in Tomsk Russian Federation

Partners In Health (PIH), and Tomsk Physiopulmonology Medical Center are pleased to announce an international training seminar for nurses working in TB. The seminar will focus on key aspects of programmatic and clinical management of multidrug-resistant…

By Sheila Davis on 18 Aug 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
"Where are the nurses?"

Following the completion of my doctorate which focused on changing the organizational culture in long-term care facilities, I completed a year long geriatric education fellowship at the University of Minnesota. It was the consensus of most of the educators…

By Sudip Bhandari on 18 Aug 2014 0 Recommendations 19 Replies
the Global health nurses network

Dear Kaye, I found some free programmes too, by searching Google. I haven't used them. You asked about a call for research - I am not doing that. We are inviting entries for our competition, not calling for research proposals. It is open to Research…

By kaye bultemeier on 15 Aug 2014 0 Recommendations 2 Replies
Global Research Nurses' Network Competition for Research Nurses - win a free place at a UK Conference

More information, including instructions about how to enter can be found at the links below.

By Nicola McHugh on 15 Aug 2014 0 Recommendations 1 Replies
Emory Nurse speaks to US fears of Ebola

Inspiring...The art, science and caring of nursing....Thank you for sharing this.

By Robyn Churchill on 10 Aug 2014 0 Recommendations 1 Replies
Cryotherapy equipment to be more widely available in low-resource setttings

Maggie: thanks for sharing. This is very good news!

By Maggie Sullivan on 07 Aug 2014 0 Recommendations 2 Replies
Ebola virus: caring for patients, health professionals and travel

By the way, last month there was a very timely article in Emerging Infectious Diseases journal (the CDC's open access journal), "Undiagnosed Acute Viral Febrile Illnesses, Sierra Leone". See the summary below. Based on the results of the paper, we can say…

By Maggie Sullivan on 02 Aug 2014 0 Recommendations 6 Replies
where can a newly licensed nurse get a job in global health?

Globally required, but can try applying for a position in Singapore....Stable career and a learning culture with evidence based medical treatment and nursing care outcomes.

By melissa godfrey on 20 Jul 2014 1 Recommendations 16 Replies
Global Nursing Caucus Annual Conference - Boston 10/31/14-11/1/14

*Traduccion al espanol abajo* The Global Nursing Caucus (GNC) announces an extension to their submission deadline for abstracts. Abstracts will now be accepted through Monday, September 8th. Decisions will be announced by Tuesday, September 19th. The GNC…

By Maggie Sullivan on 03 Jul 2014 0 Recommendations 10 Replies
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