Grand Finale Summit

Summit Attendees
The eighth and final NCIN program liaisons’ summit was held September 24-26, 2015 in Washington, D.C. The theme was Celebrating Our Legacy: Diversity, Innovation, Leadership and liaisons from all seven cohorts gathered to reflect on nearly a decade of NCIN highlights and achievements. Attendees shared insights from their participation in the program and discussed opportunities to sustain its work. Highlights included the presentation of four NCIN Innovation Award projects, which addressed issues of particular concern to accelerated nursing education. Participants also reflected on the 6 years of winning entries in the poster competition.

 Grand Finale Summit Program Book 

Additional Presentations are availible on the Resources Page

More than 15 sessions were held at the eighth and final NCIN Annual Program Liaisons’ Summit, including:

·        Scholar Session: Future of Nursing Scholar Program
o   Informal Q/A and Susan Hassmiller, PhD, RN, FAAN, Senior Adviser for Nursing, Director, Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
·        Keynote Session: Ethics…The Essence of  Nursing Leadership
o   Cynda H. Rushton, PhD, RN, FAAN, Anne and George L. Bunting Professor of Clinical Ethics
·        Plenary Session: Legacy Project: New Alliances and Partnerships
o   Amy Cosimano, EdD, RN, Creighton University
o   Susan Ward, PhD, RN, Nebraska Methodist College
o   Louise LaFramboise, PhD, RN, CNE, University of Nebraska Medical Center
·        Scholar Session: The Future Belongs to You!
o   Susan Hassmiller, PhD, RN, FAAN, Senior Adviser for Nursing, Director, Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
·        Student Accommodations: Ensuring Your Institution Is Providing Appropriate Access for All Students
o   Haley Hanson, JD, Husch Blackwell
·        The Lived NCIN Experience
o   Kathy Rideout, EdD, PPCNP-BC, FNAP, University of Rochester
o   Kaydean Harris, RN, BS, NCIN Scholar, University of Rochester
·        Innovations Project: Replicating an Innovative Educational Pedagogy for Physical Examination and Problem-Setting Skills
o   Sarah Shealy, MSN, CNM, IBCLC, Mount St. Mary’s College
o   Linda Honan, PhD, APRN, Yale University
o   Thomas Duffy, DMA, Yale University
·        Innovations Project: Gaming the System
o   Cory A. Boyd, EdD, RN, Quinnipiac University
o   Jonah Warren, BA, MFA, Quinnipiac University
o   Mary Ann Glendon, PhD, RN, Southern Connecticut State University
·        When Called to Lead…Build the Bridge as You Walk on It!
o   Ann Cary, PhD, MPH, RN, FNAP, University of Missouri-Kansas City
·        Maintaining Connectedness Into the Future: How to Leverage the Value of NCIN Scholars
o   Debbie Hatmaker, PhD, RN, FAAN, American Nurses Association
·        Steering Committee Sustainability Proposal Content: NCIN Into the future
o   Chris Fogarty, BSN, RN
o   Carli Culjat Zegers, BSN, RN
·        Diversity—Why Does It Matter?
o   Angela Amar, PhD, RN, FAAN
·        Innovations Project: Strengthening Cultural Competence in Prenatal Care With a Virtual Community: Building Capacity Through Collaboration
o   Lisa Young, DNP, APRN, Ashland University
o   Yvonne Weideman, DNP, MBA, RN, Duquesne University
o   Faye Grund, PhD, APRN-BC, Ashland University
o   Joan Lockhart, PhD, RN, FAAN, Duquesne University
·        Innovations Project: New Careers in Nursing Scholar Alumni Toolkit: An Innovative Resource for Transition to Practice
o   Ann Marie Mauro, PhD, RN, CNL, CNE, Rutgers University
o   Lori A Escallier, PhD, RN, CPNP-PC, Stony Brook University
o   Maria Rosario-Sim, EdD, PPCNP-BC, RNC-OB, SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Nursing
·        Strategic Vision: Picture/Produce It
o   Dick Durrance,  Ideas and Images Unlimited 
·        Scholars Network Presentation
o   Members of the Steering Committee 

Poster Presentations

Summit Game

2015 Rountable Outcomes