School of Nursing Events
Medical Education Grand Rounds/Dean's Lecture Series
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Medical Education Grand Rounds and the John E. Chapman Lecture Series presents:
"An Alternative Approach to Helping Students Learn: Combining the Flipped Classroom and Peer Instruction"
Presenter: Eric Mazur, Ph.D., Balkanski Professor of Physics and Applied Physics and area dean of Applied Physics at Harvard University.
Mazur will be awarded the John E. Chapman Medal after his presentation.
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and register to attend by Monday, April 1st. Lunch provided with registration only.
Hosted by: Office for Teaching and Learning in Medicine
Contact: Mary Ann Nichols
Suzanne Prevost lecture
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Susan Prevost - Click Here
, PhD, RN, COI, President of Sigma Theta Tau, will be present to celebrate the 60th Anniversary of Vanderbilt's Iota Chapter of the nursing honor society.
Lecture at 4p.m. followed by reception. RSVP at http://bit.ly/ZnGblo - Click Here
Contact: Betsey Usher
Application Deadline: Global Health Nurse in Residence Program
12:00 am - 6:00 pm
Announcing the Global Health Nurse in Residence Program, a 12-week funded program in Kenya for Vanderbilt nurses.
The Global Health Nurse in Residence Program provides funding and support for licensed nursing professionals affiliated with Vanderbilt University to serve, train, network and collaborate with Kenyan nurses and other health care workers for up to 12 weeks in the Central Province of Kenya with the goals of improving health and well-being of local populations while enhancing the knowledge, education and skills of Kenyan nurses. Make a global impact by building nursing capacity in Kenya.
For program details, eligibility requirements, and application information, visit http://globalhealth.vanderbilt.edu/programs/nurse-in-residence - Click Here
Applications are due no later than April 15.
Contact: Amy Richardson
Quality Improvement Poster Session and Reception
5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
Please join us for a Poster Session and Reception to hear about the final team projects completed by students in the Fundamentals of Quality Improvement in Healthcare Course. Fundamentals of Quality Improvement in Healthcare is a semester-long course for graduate students in the schools of education, management, nursing, and medicine sponsored by the Vanderbilt Healthcare Improvement Group (VHIG).
Students have formed interdisciplinary teams to develop final team projects based on quality improvement discovery within clinical miscrosystems at VUMC at the VA. You are invited to come view their final projects in a poster viewing session.
Light refreshments will be served.
The event will be held at the Center Building located at 2014 Broadway across the street from the Law School. Visitor parking is available.
Contact: Natalie Ausborn