Webinar: What we have learned from COVID-19: The need of Advanced Practice Nurses in Health Care

The objective of this Webinar is to discuss the role that advanced practice nurses have had during the COVID-19 pandemic and how the implementation of that role can help countries with low density and distribution of health professionals.

Date and time
  • March 30, 2021
  • 04:00 - 05:30 PM (EST - EUA)
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Agenda
Moderator
  • Silvia Cassiani, Advisor on Nursing and Allied Health Personnel, PAHO/WHO
Opening remarks
  • James Fitzgerald, Director of Health Systems and Services Department, PAHO/WHO
Speakers
  • The role of Advanced Practice Nurse in Primary Health Care. Carrie Heer, Nurse Practitioner, Coordinator & Clinical Lead Nurse-Led Outreach Team. St. Joseph’s Health Centre Guelph, Canada
  • The role of Advanced Practice Nurse in Hospital Setting. Marlene E. McHugh. DNP, Practice- Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx NY. Associate Professor of Nursing at Columbia University School of Nursing, USA
Comments
  • Maya Goldenberg, Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy at the University of Guelph, Canada
  • Patricia Ingram-Martin, Chief Nursing Officer, Ministry of Health of Jamaica
  • Claudia Leija Hernández, Chief Nursing Officer, Ministry of Health of Mexico

 

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