Vanderbilt University Medical Center Department of Nursing Education and Professional Development, the Vanderbilt University Institute for Global Health, and the Vanderbilt School of Nursing present
Nursing Leadership in Global Health
Developing Pathways for Effective Advocacy and Action
February 27-28, 2014 • Nashville, Tennessee
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Welcome to NLGH 2014
The Nursing Leadership in Global Health Symposium will empower nurses and other health care providers to serve as leaders and agents of change to improve health in the global community. International experts will share their experiences and vision for expanding the role of nursing in shaping the policies and programs that impact the world’s most vulnerable populations.
The Symposium objectives are:
- Discuss complex and competing forces that influence health of individuals and populations around the world
- Identify challenges, barriers and solutions to increasing nurse leadership and local workforce capacity
- Describe essential components for successful collaboration with traditional and non-traditional partners to impact policy
- Cite pathways to effective advocacy and activism in improving health of patients and populations within their communities
Accreditation Statement: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Department of Nursing Education and Professional Development is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.