SPECIAL SESSION: WHO Collaborating Centers Advancing Global Nursing Leadership and Fostering Collaboration

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/335669
Category:
Full-text
Type:
Presentation
Title:
SPECIAL SESSION: WHO Collaborating Centers Advancing Global Nursing Leadership and Fostering Collaboration
Author(s):
Breman, Rachel Blankstein; Sharps, Phyllis; Jackson, Debra
Author Details:
Rachel Blankstein Breman MSN, MPH, RN rbreman1@jhu.edu; Phyllis Sharps PhD, RN, FAAN psharps1@jhu.edu; Debra Jackson RN, PhD debra.jackson@uts.edu.au
Abstract:
Session presented on Saturday, July 26, 2014: The Johns Hopkins University Center for Global Nursing World Health Organization Collaborating Center (WHO CC) in collaboration with University of Technology Sydney's, WHO CC will present current and past accomplishments of their WHO CCs. There are a variety of forms for WHO CCs such as research institutes, parts of universities or academies, which are designated by the WHO to carry out activities that support WHO activities. Currently there are over 800 WHO collaborating centres in over 80 Member States working with WHO on areas such as nursing,midwifery, occupational health, communicable diseases, nutrition, mental health, chronic diseases , information and health technologies. This session will focus on WHO CC's that are nursing and midwifery specific. There will be a brief overview of the WHO CCs network's global presence, the application/designation process and how a WHO CC is a key strategy for international nursing leadership development and collaboration. Examples from several Nursing and Midwifery WHO CCs representing each area of the world will be discussed. How these centers collaborate to advance global nursing leadership, research, and practice will demonstrate how WHO CCs can leverage relationships and scarce resources. The system of CC's is at the forefront of Global Nursing Leadership and Collaboration. The combined impact for nursing research, practice and education is monumental. Nursing and Midwifery WHO CCs collaborate with universities, ministries of health, governments, non-governmental organizations, and others to provide leadership, support and advocacy. This session will provide participants with strategies to improve their institutions global nursing activities, how to network with WHO CC to expand collaborative networks to advance nursing leadership globally.
Keywords:
Collaboration, WHO CC Networks, Global nursing leadership
Repository Posting Date:
17-Nov-2014
Date of Publication:
11 ; 11
Conference Date:
2014
Conference Name:
25th International Nursing Research Congress, 2014
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Hong Kong
Description:
International Nursing Research Congress, 2014 Theme: Engaging Colleagues: Improving Global Health Outcomes. Held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wanchai, Hong Kong

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dc.language.isoenen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.titleSPECIAL SESSION: WHO Collaborating Centers Advancing Global Nursing Leadership and Fostering Collaborationen
dc.contributor.authorBreman, Rachel Blanksteinen
dc.contributor.authorSharps, Phyllisen
dc.contributor.authorJackson, Debraen
dc.author.detailsRachel Blankstein Breman MSN, MPH, RN rbreman1@jhu.edu; Phyllis Sharps PhD, RN, FAAN psharps1@jhu.edu; Debra Jackson RN, PhD debra.jackson@uts.edu.auen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/335669-
dc.description.abstractSession presented on Saturday, July 26, 2014: The Johns Hopkins University Center for Global Nursing World Health Organization Collaborating Center (WHO CC) in collaboration with University of Technology Sydney's, WHO CC will present current and past accomplishments of their WHO CCs. There are a variety of forms for WHO CCs such as research institutes, parts of universities or academies, which are designated by the WHO to carry out activities that support WHO activities. Currently there are over 800 WHO collaborating centres in over 80 Member States working with WHO on areas such as nursing,midwifery, occupational health, communicable diseases, nutrition, mental health, chronic diseases , information and health technologies. This session will focus on WHO CC's that are nursing and midwifery specific. There will be a brief overview of the WHO CCs network's global presence, the application/designation process and how a WHO CC is a key strategy for international nursing leadership development and collaboration. Examples from several Nursing and Midwifery WHO CCs representing each area of the world will be discussed. How these centers collaborate to advance global nursing leadership, research, and practice will demonstrate how WHO CCs can leverage relationships and scarce resources. The system of CC's is at the forefront of Global Nursing Leadership and Collaboration. The combined impact for nursing research, practice and education is monumental. Nursing and Midwifery WHO CCs collaborate with universities, ministries of health, governments, non-governmental organizations, and others to provide leadership, support and advocacy. This session will provide participants with strategies to improve their institutions global nursing activities, how to network with WHO CC to expand collaborative networks to advance nursing leadership globally.en
dc.subjectCollaboration, WHO CC Networks, Global nursing leadershipen
dc.date.available2014-11-17T14:31:08Z-
dc.date.issued11/17/2014-
dc.date.issued11/17/2014en
dc.date.accessioned2014-11-17T14:31:08Z-
dc.conference.date2014en
dc.conference.name25th International Nursing Research Congress, 2014en
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationHong Kongen
dc.descriptionInternational Nursing Research Congress, 2014 Theme: Engaging Colleagues: Improving Global Health Outcomes. Held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wanchai, Hong Kongen
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