Book smarts, street smarts, nurse smarts

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Book smarts, street smarts, nurse smarts

Who this event is for

  • Everyone

Location

Swindon Campus Lecture Theatre, Swindon Campus, Ferndale Campus, Swindon

Details

Nursing care is essential to the health and wellbeing of any population around the world.

Yet questions of how to educate nurses, and to what standard, create controversy and discord in the discipline and increasingly in public spheres.

Sarah will explore the dimensions of intelligence, knowledge, and conduct for nurses, upon whom we rely for essential are often at the most vulnerable times of our lives.

About the speaker

SARAH H. KAGAN PHD, RN -  Lucy Walker Honorary Term Professor of Gerontological Nursing, University of Pennsylvania

Sarah H. Kagan is a gerontological nurse. She is the Lucy Walker Honorary Term Professor of Gerontological Nursing at the University of Pennsylvania and practices as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in the Living Well Geriatric Oncology Program at Pennsylvania Hospital. She was made an Honorary Doctor of Science by Oxford Brookes in 2013.