Educating the Next Generation of Nurses: Technology, Healthy Policy, Engagement


Join us for an interactive and informative Nursing Forum and hear from experts, peers and nurse executives. Learn more about how to bring technology into your classroom, what's new in nursing education, current trends in health policy and hear from local professionals from Boston Medical Center. Find out how Jones & Bartlett Learning is leading the way with digital nursing products such as Navigate 2 and their online courses and curricula.

8:00 – 9:00 AM

Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 – 9:15 AM

Welcome and Opening Remarks – Jones & Bartlett Learning

9:15 – 10:15 AM

Nursing Education for the 21st Century: Transitioning to Online Course Delivery – Margaret Reneau, PhD, MSN, RN, Director of Online Nursing Programs for Saint Xavier University

10:30 – 11:30 AM

Moving from Face-to-Face to Online Programming for an RN to BSN Program – Patty Spurr, Associate Dean and Professor, Spalding University

11:30 – 12:30 PM

Health Policy and Politics: How it Involves Today's Nurses – Jeri Milstead, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN

12:30 – 1:30 PM


1:30 – 2:30 PM

Healthcare Perspective from Nurse Executives – Diane Hanley, MS, RN-BC, EJD, Director, Boston Medical Center

2:30 – 3:30 PM

Leading the Way in Nursing Education: Digital Products for Your Course – Jones & Bartlett Learning

3:30 – 4:30 PM

Applying Technology to Engage Students Today and in the Future: Successes and Challenges – Anita Finkelman, RN, MSN, Northeastern University Bouvé College of Health Sciences School of Nursing

4:30 – 5:00 PM

Wrap Up – Jones & Bartlett Learning

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Anita Finkelman

Anita Finkelman

Anita Finkelman, MSN, RN is a nurse educator and consultant. She is currently visiting faculty at Northeastern University Bouvé College of Health Sciences School of Nursing.

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Diane Hanley

Diane Hanley

Diane Hanley, MS, RN-BC, EJD is currently the Director at Boston Medical Center. Previously she was the Associate Chief Nursing Officer at Hallmark Health, Professional Practice, Nursing Quality and Education for Hallmark Health System.

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Jeri Milstead

Jeri Milstead

Dr. Jeri A. Milstead, PhD, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN is an internationally known expert in public policy and the politics of health care.

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Margaret Reneau

Dr. Margaret Reneau, PhD, MSN, BSN, RN has been involved with online nursing education since 2002.

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Patricia Spurr

Patricia Spurr

Dr. Patricia Spurr, EdD, MSN, CNE presently serves in the position of Associate Dean at Spalding University in Louisville.

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Travel & Logistics

When: Friday, April 17th, 2015, 8:00 AM - 5:00PM
Where: The Conference Center at Waltham, Woods, 860 Winter Street, Waltham, MA

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