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    Improving Student Wellness by Understanding Microaggressions

    Webinar

    Intentional or not, microaggressions convey in subtle but powerful ways a negative message about a specific class of people. Such interactions, be they verbal or physical, can hurt: not only the person or people at the receiving end, but ultimately, the community as a whole. In this webinar, hear data from a study of students in health professions who more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Increasing Diversity in Nursing Transforming Nursing Education Location: National

  2. New Report: Nursing Has Historic Opportunity to Address Public Health Crisis

    Mar 13, 2019

    Nursing has a “historic role at the intersection of medicine and society,” and a new paper assesses how nursing can build on that role to contribute to building a Culture of more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities

  3. Webinar Spotlights Two Nurses Leading the Way to Greater Health Equity

    Mar 07, 2019

    A Culture of Health is one in which everyone has the opportunity to live a healthier life, and communities have access not only to health insurance but also to primary more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Increasing Diversity in Nursing

  4. New Future of Nursing Study to Look to 2030: Watch Opening Session

    Mar 05, 2019

    After months of preparation, the National Academy of Medicine on March 20 will formally begin a new study, The Future of Nursing 2020-2030, and Action Coalitions are encouraged to watch more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Collecting Workforce Data Fostering Interprofessional Collaboration Improving Access to Care Increasing Diversity in Nursing Promoting Nursing Leadership Transforming Nursing Education

  5. RWJF Nurse Leader Contributes to Fighting Opioid Epidemic

    Mar 04, 2019

    In a state hit hard by the opioid epidemic, West Virginia’s Gov. Jim Justice announced a pilot program in two counties that are among those suffering more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: West Virginia

  6. National

    Nurse Practitioner and RWJF Culture of Health Leader Addresses Homelessness

    Feb 28, 2019

    Courtney Pladsen, DNP, FNP-BC, RN, a nurse practitioner and a participant in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s (RWJF) more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Location: National

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    RWJF Interdisciplinary Research Leader Kathi Elliott Fosters Resilience in Black Girls

    Feb 22, 2019

    Black girls in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, are 11 times more likely to be referred to juvenile justice court than white girls—a figure that Kathi Elliott, DNP, MSW, CRNP, is determined to change. Elliott is an RWJF Interdisciplinary Research Leader (IRL) and the more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National Pennsylvania

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    Greater Health Equity Through Entrepreneurship: How Nurses Are Mentoring and Innovating to Improve Well-Being for All

    Webinar

    Hear how advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) have improved health equity locally and nationally through mentoring and entrepreneurship to increase diversity in nursing. Be inspired by innovations that are promoting excellent, affordable health care in underserved communities—and pick up ideas you can put into practice too. Presenters: more

    Issues: Building Healthier Communities Increasing Diversity in Nursing Promoting Nursing Leadership Location: National

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