March 28 – April 1, 2016
Performing Arts Special Activities & Alpha Alpha Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau funded:
Using Humanities and the Performing Arts to Improve Health Care presentations performed by:
Professional stage and TV actor from Oregon
Developer of Professor Vivian Bearing in Pulitzer Prize winning play, Wit, at the LA Theatre
Ms. Cole will offer:
- Innovative approaches to teaching caregiver-patient communication
- Examine end of life decisions and care
- Increase interprofessional understanding
- Foster joy and meaning in health professions work
More specific publicity to be distributed with RSVP and a special opportunity for Alpha Alpha members. She may also join in on some classroom time. Read More.
Congratulations to Associate Dean Gwen Sherwood PhD, RN, FAAN, who recently received second place in the Professional Issues category of the American Journal of Nursing‘s 2015 Books of the Year Awards for Reflective Organizations: On the Front Lines of QSEN & Reflective Practice Implementation, a text she co-edited with Sara Horton-Deutsch.
Award in Thailand earlier this year.
Associate Dean of Academic Affairs Gwen Sherwood, PhD, RN, FAAN, was selected to receive a Special Award for Outstanding Health Professional Educators by a committee representing the Prince Mahidol Award Conference.