- SUSAN BOYER, MEd, RN, FAHCEP, Executive Director of VNIP (Vermont Nurses In Partnership), an organization dedicated to supporting nurse development. Her organization has initiated a movement to provide curriculum for and regulate nursing preceptorships. She gave a very energetic lecture–at the Institute for Educators on March 11, 2010. Check out her website at www.vnip.org!
- DEBRA WEBSTER, EdD, MS, RNBC, of SALISBURY UNIVERSITY, Salisbury, MD. She was a Poster Presenter on ‘Addressing Academic Uncivility in Nursing Education’. She can be reached at email@example.com
- TRACY BARR, BSN, RN, CEN, TRACY KOSTELEC, BSN, RN, CEN and Monica Nelson at Mercy Medical Center, who were Poster Presenters on ‘Writer’s Block: Improving Nurses’ Professional Writing Skills’. Their In-House Workshops educated the Mercy Medical Center nurses on Basics, Getting Published, Grant Writing! 20% of their attendees have gotten published!! This is something I’m very interested in. I want to become (more) published and learn how to write grants! Tracy Kostelec can be contacted for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org
It was also a pleasure meeting Julie Cook, MSN/MPH, RN, PHCNS, who works with the Programs of Assertive Community Treatment (PACT) at the University of Maryland Medical System (UMMS)