Moving Forward: Sustaining a Spirit of Inquiry
Friday, November 4, 2022 | 8:30am – 4:30pm
Call for Abstracts: Closed
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17th Annual Nursing Research Conference Keynote Speakers
Gina Spivey Brown, PhD, MSA, RN is the Chief Servant and Dean of the College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences at Howard University, Washington. She has worked professionally in North America, Asia and Africa as an educator, nurse and administrator. She has held the position of Dean, School of Health Professions, Science and Wellness at Washington Adventist University and held a previous academic position at Loma Linda University in California. She has made sustained and substantial contributions to diversifying the healthcare workforce by structuring opportunities for an estimated 1000 underrepresented students to launch nursing and other health care careers. She has worked on the development of international programs in schools and hospitals in Ghana, the Philippines and Tanzania with international capacity building.
She is engaged with a wide audience of nursing leaders and interdisciplinary health care professionals in an effort to advance the nation’s agenda in expanding inclusive health care. She is a transformational leader who has spoken on 5 continents, addressing health disparities, social justice and religious liberty issues to promote diversity, equity and inclusion, which are hallmarks of her accomplishments.
Dr. Jo Lichten, PhD, RDN, CSP is an energy expert…for people. She works with organizations to recharge their people for improved performance, productivity, and profitability.
As an experienced speaker (1000+ programs), Jo has earned the highly sought after Certified Speaking Professional designation. Jo has experience working in healthcare, higher education, and in corporations including seven years consulting with Johnson & Johnson Human Performance Institute.
Jo’s authored six books including REBOOT. And, her podcast, Energize Your Life, has subscribers from around the world.
CE Contact Hours:
Nursing contact hours will be awarded upon successful completion of this activity.
Nemours Children’s Health is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by Pennsylvania State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
- Delaware Nurses Association
- Nemours Children’s Health
- Beebe Healthcare
- University of Delaware
- West Chester University College of Health Sciences
- Wilmington University College of Health Professions
- Sigma Chapters:
- Omicron Gamma- Wilmington University – New Castle, DE
- Xi Delta- West Chester University – West Chester, PA