International Preceptorship: A Collaborative Effort between Three STT Chapters, one University and Local Physicians to Serve FNP Students and Rural Villagers in the Dominican Republic

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/147505
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Presentation
Title:
International Preceptorship: A Collaborative Effort between Three STT Chapters, one University and Local Physicians to Serve FNP Students and Rural Villagers in the Dominican Republic
Abstract:
International Preceptorship: A Collaborative Effort between Three STT Chapters, one University and Local Physicians to Serve FNP Students and Rural Villagers in the Dominican Republic
Conference Sponsor:Sigma Theta Tau International
Conference Year:2007
Author:Schumacher, Gretchen, PhD, CRNP, NP-C
P.I. Institution Name:Duquesne University
Title:Assistant Professor
Co-Authors:Kerry Risco, MSN, CRNP, NP-C
[Clinical session research presentation] International preceptorship: A collaborative effort between 3 STT chapters, 1 university and local physicians to serve FNP students and rural villagers in the Dominican Republic  Sigma Theta Tau International is committed to promoting a community of nurses who lead in nursing knowledge, cultural diversity and service learning thorough international initiatives. Not all academic settings possess ample connections and resources for sustaining large international endeavors.  One such nursing department, combined the resources of the university, 3 local STT chapters and local physicians to create a preceptored FNP clinical experience in 5 rural villages of the Dominican Republic. 14 graduate students, 4 undergraduate students, faculty and local physicians formulated the service learning team. The endeavor promoted global health through collaborative efforts. This presentation will describe the effort in the Dominican Republic and share measures used to promote and facilitate collaboration in order to secure resources. Faculty and student perspectives related to the application of learning in the international environment will be shared. Tips and suggestions for enhancing collaboration and lessons learned from the experience will also be described for replicating the effort in similar circumstances and settings.
Repository Posting Date:
26-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
17-Oct-2011
Sponsors:
Sigma Theta Tau International

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dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleInternational Preceptorship: A Collaborative Effort between Three STT Chapters, one University and Local Physicians to Serve FNP Students and Rural Villagers in the Dominican Republicen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/147505-
dc.description.abstract<table><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-title">International Preceptorship: A Collaborative Effort between Three STT Chapters,&nbsp;one University and Local Physicians to Serve FNP Students and Rural Villagers in the Dominican Republic</td></tr><tr class="item-sponsor"><td class="label">Conference Sponsor:</td><td class="value">Sigma Theta Tau International</td></tr><tr class="item-year"><td class="label">Conference Year:</td><td class="value">2007</td></tr><tr class="item-author"><td class="label">Author:</td><td class="value">Schumacher, Gretchen, PhD, CRNP, NP-C</td></tr><tr class="item-institute"><td class="label">P.I. Institution Name:</td><td class="value">Duquesne University</td></tr><tr class="item-author-title"><td class="label">Title:</td><td class="value">Assistant Professor</td></tr><tr class="item-email"><td class="label">Email:</td><td class="value">schumac430@duq.edu</td></tr><tr class="item-co-authors"><td class="label">Co-Authors:</td><td class="value">Kerry Risco, MSN, CRNP, NP-C</td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-abstract">[Clinical session research presentation] International preceptorship: A collaborative effort between 3 STT chapters, 1 university and local physicians to serve FNP students and rural villagers in the Dominican Republic&nbsp; Sigma Theta Tau International is committed to promoting a community of nurses who lead in nursing knowledge, cultural diversity and service learning thorough international initiatives. Not all academic settings possess ample connections and resources for sustaining large international endeavors.&nbsp; One such nursing department, combined the resources of the university, 3 local STT chapters and local physicians to create a preceptored FNP clinical experience in 5 rural villages of the Dominican Republic.&nbsp;14 graduate students, 4 undergraduate students, faculty and local physicians formulated the service learning team. The endeavor promoted global health through collaborative efforts.&nbsp;This presentation will describe the effort in the Dominican Republic and share measures used to promote and facilitate collaboration in order to secure resources. Faculty and student perspectives related to the application of learning in the international environment will be shared. Tips and suggestions for enhancing collaboration and lessons learned from the experience will also be described for replicating the effort in similar circumstances and settings.</td></tr></table>en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-26T09:33:06Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-17en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-26T09:33:06Z-
dc.description.sponsorshipSigma Theta Tau Internationalen_GB
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