Resources

Posted Nov 3, 2010
Past Presentations: 11.9.10 Recorded Presentation 11.9.10 Q&A 10.27.10 Recorded Presentation 10.27.10 Power Point Slides 10.27.10 Q&A  
Posted Nov 29, 2009
Recommended resources from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Nursing National Programs
Posted Nov 29, 2009
 Issue Bulletin: Accelerated Nursing Programs
Posted Nov 29, 2009
Recommended resources from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Increasing Diversity in the Health Professions.
Posted Nov 19, 2009
Recommended resources from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF): Nursing National Programs Charting Nursing's Future Focus on Nurses & Nursing Increasing Diversity in the Health Professions
Posted Dec 2, 2009
During this presentation GYMR presented this short clip. GYMR Resources: Ventura County Sample Presentation, Ventura County Brochure, Ventura County Consensus Brief, and Circle Newsletter. The full video is available here.
Posted Apr 28, 2010
Below you will find the following items from this meeting: Powerpoint Leadership Examples Call Q&A Here are links you might find useful after reviewing this informaion: Leadership Program Report Shared Document
Posted Nov 29, 2009
 Recommended resources from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Charting Nursing's Future.
Posted Nov 29, 2009
 Recommended resources from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Focus on Nurses & Nursing.
Posted Nov 16, 2009
The documents below  can guide you through the application process, guidlines for awarding students and answeres to the frequently asked questions.
Posted Nov 16, 2009
The presentation provided below highlights some of the best practices for NCIN applications.
Posted Jul 24, 2012
The New Careers in Nursing (NCIN) National Program Office (NPO) released the Pre-Entry Immersion Program (PIP) Toolkit during the 2010-2011 third round of funding. This Toolkit is a turnkey manual that provides content materials and implementation recommendations. This web meeting was hosted to...
Posted Jul 6, 2011
Navigating the Work Environment: Embracing Zero Tolerance for Bullying “Sticks and stones might break my bones, but words can never hurt me.”  This nursery rhyme couldn’t be further from the truth.  Repeated exposure to negative, disruptive behavior can have a...
Posted Nov 19, 2009
Links recommended from the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN). Issue Bulletin: Accelerated Nursing Programs Nursing Shortage Facts Changing the Face of Nursing Creating a Highly Qualified Nursing Workforce
Posted Nov 29, 2009
 Nursing Shortage Facts from the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN).
Posted Jul 1, 2010
This summit is for Program Liaisons at schools awarded for the 2010-2011 school year. For more details, archived material and the abstracts for the posters that will be presented at the summit check out the NEW summit page. This page launched in September and became the home for all resources...
Posted Jul 15, 2015
On June 27, 2015, Rush University hosted an NCIN Scholars Meeting in Chicago, IL. Below are the materials provided to meeting attendees.   African American Non-Resident Fatherhood Program  Wrenetha Julion, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN Professor, Rush University   Ethical Issues in...
Posted Sep 8, 2010
Please use this agenda to navigate the materials archived from the second annual NCIN Summit. This meeting was held at The Fairmont Hotel in Washington, DC on October 8-10, 2009. A link to the program book is also availible here.
Posted Nov 3, 2009
With the Bureau of Labor Statistics projecting the need for more than a million new and replacement registered nurses by the year 2016, nursing schools around the country are exploring creative ways to increase student capacity and reach out to new student populations. The challenge inherent in...
Posted Oct 17, 2013
Please use this agenda to navigate the materials archived from the Sixth Annual NCIN Summit. This meeting was held at The Dupont Circle Hotel in Washington, DC on October 10-12, 2013. Or review the Program Book.
Posted Jul 27, 2012
NCIN launched the PIP On-Line Supplement in August 2012! Designed as an enhancement to our traditional Pre-Entry Immersion Program, PIP On-Line is intended to meet the needs of both our grantees and scholars, allowing both to engage in pre-entry activities before beginning an accelerated nursing...
Posted Oct 17, 2013
Please use this program book to navigate the materials archived from the Sixth Annual NCIN Summit. This meeting was held at The Dupont Circle Hotel, Washington, DC on October 10-12, 2013. Or review the Agenda.  (Pictured above is the 2013 Program Planning Committee)
Posted Oct 17, 2013
Overview: Describe interprofessional educational opportunities to teach team based patient centered care for the accelerated nursing student.   Objectives: 1. Discuss the expected outcomes of interprofessional education. 2. Identify opportunities for interprofessional learning in the...
Posted May 11, 2015
On Saturday, April 18, 2015 Georgia Regents University hosted the NCIN Scholars Network Southern Regional Meeting in Augusta, Georgia.   Below are the materials provided to meeting attendees. Pathways to Leadership                    ...
Posted Oct 17, 2013
Session Overview: This session is designed to present an overview of basic NCIN operations for new grantees and persons who are just beginning a role as program liaison. This open dialogue will allow new grantees to ask questions and seek clarification regarding expectations of the Robert Wood...
Posted Nov 29, 2009
 Creating a Highly Qualified Nursing Workforce fact sheet from the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN).
Posted Oct 14, 2011
Please use this agenda to navigate the materials archived from the Third annual NCIN Summit. This meeting was held at The Fairmont Hotel in Washington, DC on October 6-8, 2011. Or review the Program Book.
Posted Oct 17, 2013
Objective: To describe strategies and methods to retained enrolled students in accelerated nursing programs.   Overview: 1. Define compassion fatigue and nursing student stressors. 2. Describe the importance of self-care for the individual and the patient. 3. Demonstrate use of a self-...
Posted Oct 14, 2011
Summarize three-year outcomes of NCIN with emphasis on PIP, Mentoring and Leadership Development activities.
Posted Oct 17, 2013
 Objective: To discuss the importance of and strategies that facilitate sustaining ABSN educational programs.   Overview: 1. Review of ABSN program resources that must be sustained 2. Human resources a. Students b. Faculty c. Administrators d. Clinical preceptors 3. Fiscal 4. Models...
Posted Oct 17, 2013
 Overview: First time attendees and new program liaisons will be assigned, upon request, a mentor to assist them with understanding the NCIN program requirements. Mentors will be previously funded grantees who will share best practices, challenges they experienced, and strategies to minimize...
Posted Oct 14, 2011
Using a personal description of a nursing career journey, challenges and successes will be discussed.  The role of mentors and faculty will be included to demonstrate the influence that nurse faculty and leaders can play in transforming the future of nursing. Listen to her presentation here!
Posted Oct 17, 2013
Overview: Discuss components of successful RWJ NCIN mentoring programs in accelerated nursing programs.   Objectives: 1. Compare and contrast the benefits and constraints when planning a mentoring program for scholars. 2. Identify challenges with implementing mentoring programs for...
Posted Oct 17, 2013
Overview: The poster session will provide an opportunity for conference attendees to learn about innovative work in progress and to preview late-breaking research results. These abstracts summarize the creative approaches to preparing accelerated degree nursing students for their programs.  ...
Posted Sep 8, 2010
Session Details: Improving interracial and intercultural communication is important to the delivery of culturally competent health care. This session will describe the importance of historical context in understanding barriers to language and communications among diverse groups. Attitudes...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 Please use this agenda to navigate the materials archived from the FIfth Annual NCIN Summit. This meeting was held at The Marriot at Metro Center in Washington, DC on October 11-13, 2012. Or review the Program Book.
Posted Oct 14, 2011
The poster session provided an opportunity for conference attendees to learn about innovative work in progress and to preview late-breaking research results. These posters summarize the innovative approaches in preparing accelerated degree nursing students for their programs. Categories for 2011...
Posted Sep 8, 2010
Session Details: Discuss design strategies to enhance program effectiveness and student satisfaction.  Outline strategies to measure program effectiveness and student satisfaction.  Identify factors students identify as important to an accelerated program of study. 
Posted Sep 8, 2010
The poster abstracts summarize innovative approaches in preparing accelerated degree nursing students. The poster session will provide an opportunity for conference attendees to learn about the exciting work in progress and to preview late-breaking research results on the following topics:...
Posted Oct 17, 2013
 Overview: Describe the process for planning and design of a simulation laboratory for student learning.   Objectives: 1. Identify the essential steps for planning a simulation laboratory. 2. Describe the sequential steps and time to develop a simulation program implementation....
Posted Oct 17, 2013
 Objective: To describe the value of high fidelity simulation as a contemporary teaching methodology in accelerated nursing education.   Overview: 1. Discuss current evidence that supports use simulation as a teaching strategy for accelerated nursing students. 2. Describe the...
Posted Oct 14, 2011
This session is designed to present an overview of basic NCIN operations for new grantees and persons who are just beginning a role as program liaison. This open dialogue will allow new grantees to ask questions and seek clarification regarding expectations of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and...
Posted Oct 24, 2014
 Please use this agenda to navigate the materials archived from the Seventh Annual NCIN Summit. This meeting was held at The Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel in Rosemont, Illinois on October 9-11, 2014. Or review the Program Book.
Posted Oct 7, 2010
A brief discussion of NCIN reporting requirements.
Posted Oct 17, 2013
Objective: To identify the advantages of mobile technology in preparing accelerated nursing students to function in technology-rich health care environments. Overview: 1. Mobile technologies are revolutionary 2. Create community 3. “Lead user” management 4. What works, what doesn...
Posted Oct 7, 2010
Please use this agenda to navigate the materials archived from the Third annual NCIN Summit. This meeting was held at The Fairmont Hotel in Washington, DC on September30-October 2, 2010. ALso, please enjoy the electronic copy of the Program Book. 
Posted Oct 17, 2013
Overview: Describe potential use of a secondary database that is being archived by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.   Objectives: 1. Discuss how nurse researchers may gain access to secondary database. 2. Identify the potential use of secondary data in nursing research.
Posted Oct 14, 2011
This panel of newly licensed NCIN scholars will discuss their experiences in completing an accelerated degree program. Now, enrolled in advanced degree programs, these recent graduate nurses will discuss what has motivated them to continue their education and offer recommendations to faculty for...
Posted Oct 14, 2011
Summarize three-year outcomes of NCIN with emphasis on PIP, Mentoring and Leadership Development activities.
Posted Oct 24, 2014
Hayley Hanson, Esq. Partner with a focus on Healthcare, Life Sciences, & Pharmaceuticals Husch Blackwell With a dedicated focus on representing institutions of higher education, Hayley Hanson advises on compliance and governance issues involving student aid, accreditation, privacy, campus...
Posted Oct 24, 2014
 As requested by your fellow participants, a way to stay connected even after you misplace the conference handout. 
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 Program discussion forums are designed to provide an opportunity for conference participants to engage in dialogue with program liaisons regarding challenges and successes recruiting students from diverse backgrounds, implementing the Pre-Entry Immersion Program, Mentoring, and Leadership...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
              Please use this program book to navigate the materials archived from the FIfth Annual NCIN Summit. This meeting was held at The Marriot at Metro Center in Washington, DC on October 11-13, 2012. Or review the Agenda.    (Pictured above is...
Posted Oct 24, 2014
Session Overview: Discuss and summarize NCIN’s major accomplishments over the past six years, and future plans for writing the legacy of the program. Session Objectives: 1. Identify strategies that schools of nursing may consider in developing opportunities for sustaining the work initiated...
Posted Oct 24, 2014
These discussions are designed to provide an opportunity for conference participants to engage in dialogue with colleagues. Discussion and processing will be one of the most important aspects of the conference and the focus of these sessions.  
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 Patricia Cowan has been the NCIN program coordinator for four years at the University of TN Health Science Center. She has been a nurse educator for 25 years. She is director of the PhD in Nursing program in the College of Graduate Health Sciences and recently assumed the position of...
Posted Oct 22, 2012
Overview: The poster session will provide an opportunity for conference attendees to learn about innovative work in progress and to preview late-breaking research results. These abstracts summarize the creative approaches to preparing accelerated degree nursing students for their programs....
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 Ann Marie Mauro is clinical associate professor and senior clinical faculty associate in the Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing at New York University College of Nursing. She is program liaison and principal investigator for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation/American Association of...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 Susan Hassmiller, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N., is the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Senior Adviser for Nursing and Director of Future of Nursing:  Campaign for Action. Previously, Hassmiller was with the Health Resources and Services Administration, where she was the executive director of the...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
  Vernell DeWitty is deputy program director for NCIN. She was previously employed by the Center for American Nurses where she served as their director of programs. She has an extensive background in program development and health care and nursing administration. She has served in various...
Posted Oct 7, 2010
 The poster session provided an opportunity for conference attendees to learn about innovative work in progress and to preview late-breaking research results. These posters summarize the innovative approaches in preparing accelerated degree nursing students for their programs. Categories for...
Posted Oct 17, 2013
Session Overview: The New Careers in Nursing Scholars Network began in response to scholars’ expressed desire to promote interconnectivity among RWJF NCIN scholars. The Scholars Network was officially established in October 2012 and the Steering Committee has meet over the past...
Posted Oct 17, 2013
 Session Overview: Describe challenges and best practices in creating diverse and inclusive learning environments in universities, schools of nursing, and the classroom setting.   Session Objective: 1. Describe challenges and best practices in creating diverse and inclusive learning...
Posted Oct 7, 2010
This session will provide an overview of leadership development in accelerated degree nursing students from the perspective of a nurse leader who was an accelerated degree student. Through a personal narrative, participants will learn why leadership development is important to this population of...
Posted Dec 20, 2008
Please use this agenda to navigate the materials archived from the second annual NCIN Summit. This meeting was held at Marriott Rivercenter in San Antonio, TX on December 3, 2008. Also, feel free to view a copy of the program book presented at the meeting.
Posted Oct 24, 2014
Sue Hassmiller, PhD, RN, FAAN RWJF Senior Adviser for Nursing and Director, Campaign for Action Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Susan Hassmiller, PhD, RN, FAAN, who joined the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) in 1997, is presently RWJF’s senior adviser for nursing. In this role, she...
Posted Oct 17, 2013
Speakers: CAROLINA HUERTA, EDD, RN, FAAN Nursing Department Professor & Chair The University of Texas-Pan America Carolina González-Huerta, a graduate of Texas A&M University, is currently chair and professor of the Nursing Department at The University of Texas Pan American in...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 Catherine Millett is a senior research scientist in the Policy Evaluation and Research Center at Educational Testing Service. Her research focuses on educational access, student performance and achievement, educational equity, and student financing for various population groups in the United...
Posted May 11, 2015
On Saturday, April 25, 2015 Thomas Edison State College hosted the NCIN Scholars Network Northeastern Regional Meeting in Trenton, New Jersey.   Below are the materials provided to meeting attendees. Pathways to Leadership       Judith Caruso, DNP, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE,...
Posted Oct 17, 2013
Speaker: HARRIET KITZMAN, PHD, RN, FAAN Senior Associate Dean for Research University of Rochester   Harriet Kitzman is a professor of Nursing and Pediatrics at the University of Rochester. Shes serves as senior associate dean for Research, and is director of the Center for Research ...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 Christine Downing has been the research assistant for the New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program for two years. She helps to ensure that all scholarships awarded go to students who are underrepresented in nursing or who are economically disadvantaged. She has also played a crucial role in...
Posted Oct 17, 2013
Session Overview: Describe future opportunities for NCIN grantees to collaborate in the design and implementation of innovative projects for accelerated degree nursing education. Session Objectives: 1. Discuss the need for innovation in teaching and learning in accelerated nursing ...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 Becky Choi is the founder of groupforward, LLC, and has been helping organizations and leaders understand and leverage their individual and group dynamics since 1991. Since 2001, groupforward, LLC has been helping organizations build efficient, productive, high performing teams, and strong...
Posted Oct 24, 2014
Poster Abstracts Poster Competition: Conference attendees are asked to complete a score sheet identifying the poster that they feel best exemplifies innovation in each category. Session Overview: The poster session will provide an opportunity for conference attendees to learn about innovative...
Posted Oct 24, 2014
 Please use this program book to navigate the materials archived from the Seventh Annual NCIN Summit. This meeting was held at The Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel in Rosemont, Illinois on October 9-11, 2014.
Posted Oct 7, 2010
This session is designed to present an overview of basic New Careers in Nursing Scholarship Program operations for new grantees and persons who are new to the role of NCIN program liaison. This open dialogue will allow new grantees to ask questions and seek clarification regarding expectations of...
Posted Oct 24, 2014
During this session the audiences is presented with both: Sustaining Momentum: Opportunities and Challenges   as well as:  Educating the Future Nursing Workforce: Opportunities and Challenges both presentation are provided in the pdf attached at the bottom on the page.  Session...
Posted Oct 24, 2014
Session Overview: Poster winners selected as Best in Category will have an opportunity to describe their poster to the community. This year, those submitting abstracts were asked to consider submitting a poster that reflected innovative approaches to implementing their NCIN grants, or...
Posted Oct 24, 2014
Session Overview: Describe the outcomes of the Doctoral Advancement in Nursing (DAN) Project based on the tenets of successful strategies faculty may use to support students interested in applying to doctoral nursing programs. Session Objective: 1. Describe successful strategies that have been...
Posted Oct 19, 2010
Attached is a PowerPoint presentation on the IOM Future of Nursing recommendations. The IFN team thought these slides might be helpful as you present information on the recommendations to your colleagues.   The presentation includes slides on the following: four key messages outlined in...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
                Session Overview: The New Careers in Nursing Scholars Network was initiated as a result of expressed desire from scholars to promote interconnectivity among RWJF NCIN scholars. During 2011, a steering committee was formed to begin planning for...
Posted Dec 21, 2016
Speakers:   Kathy Rideout, EdD, PNP-BC, FNAP, University of Rochester Kathy Rideout is the senior associate dean of Academic Affairs at the University Of Rochester School Of Nursing (URSON).URSON has been fortunate to receive all seven rounds of funding for the RWJF/NCIN Program. Rideout has...
Posted Oct 24, 2014
Scholars Network Members in Attendance: Blake Smith, BSN, RN, Nebraska Methodist College—Chair Cattleya B. May, MS, FNP-BC, Boston College—Chair-Elect Carli Culjat, BSN, RN, Creighton University Chris Fogarty, BSN, RN, Kent State University Natasha R. Leland, BSN, RN, Samuel Merritt...
Posted Oct 24, 2014
This was the first year that summit attendees embarked on a match-up, we hope that these connections still flourish after the meeting. At the bottom of this page you will find the flyer that outlines the event, if you would like to try it as well. What to expect as a NCIN Program Mentee As a new/...
Posted Oct 24, 2014
Session Overview: A panel of representatives from minority nursing organizations will describe the mission and vision of their respective organizations. The session will emphasize opportunities for student engagement and participation. Session Objective: 1. Panel participants will describe the...
Posted Nov 15, 2009
http://www.nurse.com/webinars/ These webinairs are provided free of charge as a  Gannett Education CE event.  Gannett Education, formerly known as Nursing Spectrum Division of Continuing Education, is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses...
Posted Sep 8, 2010
Session Details: Discuss design strategies to enhance program effectiveness and student satisfaction.  Outline strategies to measure program effectiveness and student satisfaction.  Identify factors students identify as important to an accelerated program of study.
Posted Oct 14, 2011
The New Careers in Nursing 4th Annual Summit was held in Washington, DC in October 2011.  An array of topics was discussed concerning optimizing students’ success in accelerated programs. One of the more popular sessions voted on by attendees was by Allen Johnston, PhD, an assistant...
Posted Oct 14, 2011
This panel discussion will present three approaches for recruiting and enrolling diverse students in health professions programs. Panel Participants: ANNE WELLS, ED.D. Associate Executive Director & Director, Division of Educational Pathways American Dental Education Association LAMONT TOLIVER...
Posted Oct 9, 2011
This NCIN summit 2011 presentation will assist participants in broadening their understanding about mentoring relationships and implementing successful mentoring programs. Dr. Lois Zachary, author and mentoring expert will present a continuing session on mentoring, evaluating past success and...
Posted Dec 21, 2016
Speakers: Faye Grund, PhD, APRN-BC, Ashland University Faye Grund is the dean and administrative officer of the College of Nursing. She was a PhD student as Duquesne University, and received her post master’s certificate from the University of Akron, her MS in nursing from Virginia...
Posted Oct 17, 2013
 Speaker: ALLEN C. JOHNSTON, PHD Director of IS Programs and Associate Professor The University of Alabama at Birmingham   Allen Johnston is an associate professor and the director of IS programs in the School of Business at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). He also...
Posted Oct 14, 2011
An overview of the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action recommendations and key opportunities for NCIN liaisons to implement and advance change. This session will also focus on select implementation strategies of The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
Posted Sep 8, 2010
 From the 2009 NCIN Summit presentation.
Posted Sep 8, 2010
Session Details:  Discuss stressors reported by accelerated second-degree nursing students.  Describe support resources reported by accelerated second-degree nursing students and implications for instruction.
Posted Dec 21, 2016
Speaker: Hayley Hanson, JD  Partner with a focus on Healthcare, Life Sciences, and Pharmaceuticals, Husch Blackwell   With a dedicated focus on representing institutions of higher education, Hayley Hanson advises on compliance and governance issues involving student aid, accreditation,...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 As a practicing nurse and educator for over 25 years, Tracy has experienced the positive life fulfilling emotional affirmations that occur after patient/family interactions. Unfortunately, the accumulation of emotional experiences can result in compassion fatigue that affects the nurse, the...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 Leslie McKeon, PhD, RN, CNL, NEA-BC, is an associate professor and assistant dean for Student Affairs at the College of Nursing. In 2009, she was awarded a grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration to develop and evaluate the Master’s Entry Clinical Nurse Leader...
Posted Sep 8, 2010
Session Details: Describe the similarities and differences between traditional and second degree baccalaureate graduates.  Analyze the policy implications for similarities and differences between traditional and second degree graduates. 
Posted Sep 8, 2010
Session Details: Successful recruitment of a diverse student body requires a focused approach and commitment of resources by the organization to engage and support a diverse student body. This exemplar of successful strategies to recruit, retain and sustain a diverse enrollment is evidenced by the...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 Carole Hruskocy has been in the education field for over 25 years. The focus of her studies has been elementary education, curriculum and instruction, instructional design, and educational technology. She has ten years of teaching experience at the K-12 level. At Regis University she was an...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 Elisabeth N. Shelton, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF, is associate dean for Undergraduate Programs and an Associate Professor in the School of Nursing. She is a certified nurse educator and a Fellow in the NLN Academy of Nursing Education.  She has led curriculum revisions at three institutions for...
Posted Oct 7, 2010
Successful recruitment of underrepresented and financially disadvantaged accelerated baccalaureate and master’s students in nursing requires an effective, focused plan. This session will provide strategic approaches and methods for recruiting NCIN scholars, including a panel on best practices...
Posted Dec 21, 2016
Speakers: Sarah Shealy, MSN, CNM, IBCLC, Mount St. Mary’s College Sarah Shealy is a graduate of the Yale University School of Nursing. She has more than 14 years in full-scope clinical practice. Shealy has worked in a variety of settings including home, community health clinics, private...
Posted Sep 8, 2010
Session Details: Describe demographic characteristics of one program’s Accelerated BSN graduates (ABSN). Explore personal characteristics that seem to be common among ABSN students. Describe career plans of recently graduated ABSN nurses.
Posted Dec 21, 2016
 Speaker: Debbie Hatmaker, PhD, RN, FAAN, American Nurses Association Debbie Hatmaker is the executive director of the American Nurses Association (ANA). As ED, Hatmaker leads the implementation of ANA’s strategy and plan to advance the association’s comprehensive policy,...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
Ernest Grant is the nursing education clinician for the North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center where he has been employed for the past 29 years. In his present role, he is the director of Outreach and Prevention and serves as the Burn Center’s liaison for pre-hospital, hospital, allied health...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 Lisa Hennessy has been a nurse for over 30 years and has spent most of her career in nursing education.  She joined the UTEP School of Nursing in 2005 and taught/directed the Fast Track accelerated second degree program until May of 2012. She is currently an assistant clinical professor...
Posted Apr 17, 2013
Lois Zachary, PhD, President of Leadership Development Services, provides resources and best practices for raising the bar on existing NCIN mentoring programs. NCIN liaisons from Coppin State University and the Medical University of South Carolina also speak about their unique mentoring programs...
Posted Feb 6, 2013
  Discussion of best approaches to create inclusive environments. Highlighted will be methods, including the sorts of approaches institutions do with the best of intentions that don't work, as well as methods that research has shown, do work.   “Creating Inclusive...
Posted Oct 14, 2010
The below documents were first made available at the 2009 NCIN Liaison’s Summit. The toolkit items were provided again at the 2010 Summit during the new grantee orientation session. These materials set a strong example of the communication work you can do at the largest or smallest campuses.
Posted Dec 21, 2016
 Speakers:   Amy Cosimano, EdD, RN, Creighton University Amy Cosimano serves as the Assistant Dean for Student Affairs in the College of Nursing. She received a BS in Communications from the University of Nebraska-Omaha, BSN from Creighton University, an MSN-Women’s Health-CNS from...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 Linda Honan Pellico is an associate professor in the Yale University School of Nursing and program director of the Graduate Entry Prespecialty in Nursing Program.  She has taught in this program since 1989, served as curriculum coordinator, and been a consultant nationally to graduate...
Posted Dec 21, 2016
Speakers: Cory Ann Boyd, EdD, RN, Quinnipiac University Cory Ann Boyd is an associate professor and director of the Accelerated & RN-BSN Programs at Quinnipiac University. She is program liaison and principle investigator for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation/American Association of Colleges...
Posted Dec 21, 2016
Speakers:   Kathy Rideout, EdD, PNP-BC, FNAP, University of Rochester Kathy Rideout is the senior associate dean of Academic Affairs at the University Of Rochester School Of Nursing (URSON).URSON has been fortunate to receive all seven rounds of funding for the RWJF/NCIN Program. Rideout has...
Posted Oct 17, 2013
 Speakers: CHERYL BRANDT, PHD, RN, ACNS-BC Professor, Department of Nursing University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire   Cheryl Brandt’s master’s degree in nursing prepared her to be a nurse educator. She has been in nursing education since 1982. Most of her teaching has been in...
Posted Oct 24, 2014
Herminia Palacio, MD, MPH Director and Senior Program Officer, Human Capital and Leadership Teams Robert Wood Johnson Foundation For the prior 10 years Palacio served as executive director of Harris County Public Health and Environmental Services in Houston, the local health department...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 Jacinta Gauda is chair of Corporate Communications for Grayling, an international communications firm, specializing in diversity and inclusion; change management and professional development.  Jacinta is an executive coach and expert communications trainer. She has developed talent...
Posted Feb 6, 2013
In collaboration with select NCIN program liaisons, Becky Choi, JD, will provide Round 5 NCIN grantees the proper tools and resources to effectively complete a unique leadership development plan. Originally presented on Wednesday, February 6, 2013.
Posted Oct 19, 2012
Brenda Zierler's research explores the relationships between the delivery of health care and outcomes at both the patient and system levels. Her primary appointment is in the School of  nursing at the University of Washington, but she holds three adjunct appointments- two in the School of...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 Kenya Snowden is the program director for the University of Miami's School of Nursing and Health Studies (SONHS) RWJF Scholars Program where she oversees the RWJF PIP, Mentorship and Leadership programs. She is an assistant professor of clinical at University of Miami SONHS teaching in the...
Posted Dec 22, 2016
Speaker: Angela Amar, PhD, RN, FAAN Angela Amar is an associate professor and assistant dean for BSN Education in the Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing at Emory University. She conducts research on traumatic experiences, especially violence, mental health responses to trauma, and aspects of...
Posted Oct 24, 2014
Session Overview: Describe three unique perspectives on approaches to develop future nurse leaders and leadership skills. Session Objective: 1.Describe the needed skills for future nurse administrators in a changing health care environment. 2.Describe successful approaches and interventions in...
Posted Mar 15, 2012
What is Mentoring? Mentoring is a reciprocal learning relationship in which a mentor and mentee agree to a partnership where they will work collaboratively toward achievement of mutually defined goals. To learn more, refer to the pages below: Mentoring Explained Mentoring Learner Model...
Posted Oct 14, 2011
What is Mentoring? Mentoring is a reciprocal learning relationship in which a mentor and mentee agree to a partnership where they will work collaboratively toward achievement of mutually defined goals.  Mentoring Explained Mentoring Learner Model Mentoring Process How to Choose a Mentor...
Posted Dec 22, 2016
The purpose of this project was to challenge the expertise of an uncommon disciplinary team to create a digital game prototype for Accelerated BSN nursing students as a practice tool for mastering concepts of arterial blood gases (ABGs) in English or Spanish. Using a fun and engaging platform, the...
Posted Oct 19, 2012
 Ann Marie Mauro is clinical associate professor and fellow in the Hartford Institute for Geriatric Nursing at New York University College of Nursing. She is program liaison and principal investigator for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation/American Association of Colleges of Nursing New...
Posted Oct 14, 2011
Program discussion forums are designed to provide an opportunity for conference participants to engage in dialogue with program liaisons representing similar programs.  *check back for session notes*
Posted Oct 24, 2014
Jay Blackwell, MA Director of Capacity Building Division Office of Minority Health Resource Center (OMHRC) Jay Blackwell holds an undergraduate degree in Psychology from North Carolina Central University and a Master of Arts in Agency Counseling from the University of Northern Colorado. A North...
Posted Dec 22, 2016
The meeting will focus on the challenge for educators in creating pedagogy that consistently demonstrates reliability and validity in fostering clinical skills.  The use of art in a museum improves observational and diagnostic abilities, and music training increases auscultative interpretive...
Posted Dec 22, 2016
Presented on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 3pm eastern This conversation updated the community on the project outcomes related to a cultural prenatal care virtual simulation collaborative experience for students from two private universities. Discussion enabled the learner to evaluate the...
Posted Oct 7, 2010
Ethnic and cultural diversity are core values to the nursing profession. This presentation will chronicle the evolution of diversity in the profession and factors that have influenced persons from diverse backgrounds to enter the profession.
Posted Sep 17, 2013
This toolkit was designed to provide resources for nurse faculty who are advising undergraduate nursing students about potential future enrollment in post-baccalaureate study. The materials in the toolkit are intended to provide information to faculty to be used in guiding students who are in the...
Posted Oct 14, 2011
A panel of leaders, co-leaders and members from four State Action Coalitions will discuss the structure and process that various states have developed to collaborate on implementing IOM recommendations based on unique state needs.  These action coalitions are built to effect long-term...
Posted Apr 9, 2015
  Dr. Judy Caruso has over 40 years of experience as a nurse clinician, clinical nurse specialist, educator, administrator, and healthcare leader/consultant. She has been a consultant in the NJ/NY metropolitan area for the past 20 years with her expertise in operations, finance/budgeting for...
Posted Oct 15, 2013
This toolkit was designed to provide resources for nurses who are considering applying and enrolling in either a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program or a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program. The materials in the toolkit are intended to assist with information gathering and planning during the...
Posted Mar 12, 2015
Dr. Caruso is a management psychologist who develops and conducts emotional intelligence training around the world. David’s services include leader development, career assessment, team effectiveness training, and executive coaching.  At Yale University, he is the Special Assistant to...
Posted Dec 21, 2016
NCIN Scholar Alumni Toolkit:  Resources for Successful Transition to Professional Practice Purpose  The NCIN Scholar Alumni Toolkit was designed to provide nursing students and newly licensed nurses with the necessary leadership development and mentoring resources for...
Posted Sep 17, 2013
Faculty shortages at nursing schools across the country are limiting student capacity at a time when the need for nurses continues to grow. Budget constraints, an aging faculty, and increasing job competition from clinical sites have contributed to this emerging crisis. The decline in the number...
Posted Aug 10, 2010
The NCIN National Program Office first released the Pre-Entry Immersion Program (PIP) Toolkit during the 2010-2011 third round of funding. This toolkit is a turnkey manual that provides content materials and implementation recommendations. This toolkit, “The NCIN Pre-Entry Immersion Program...
Posted Oct 13, 2012
This toolkit was designed to assist schools of nursing in recruiting students who are members of underrepresented groups in nursing. As a funding requirement of the NCIN program, grantees had to award scholarships to students from underrepresented/and or economically disadvantaged backgrounds,...
Posted Oct 5, 2010
This morning, the Committee on the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Committee on the Future of Nursing, at the Institute of Medicine publicly released its report on the future of nursing. The report, entitled “The Future of Nursing; Leading Change, Advancing Health” provides...
Posted Jan 16, 2010
The Leadership Development Toolkit was designed to offer guidance for college of nursing faculty members to help move students to leadership positions. The toolkit provides continuous and consistent leadership development activities for students over the course of their accelerated nursing...
Posted Jun 2, 2011
This toolkit was designed to guide NCIN grantees in fulfilling the grant requirements of a mentoring program, and meeting and sustaining the leadership and mentoring requirements of the scholarship grants from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The recommended activities were designed to support...