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Nurses Leading Innovation
August 10, 2018

As the healthcare industry becomes more focused on innovation as a pathway to improving patient outcomes, nurses are stepping up as leaders and innovators, turning their frontline experience into creative solutions to improve patient care. Across her various positions at the University of Pennsylvania (UPenn), Marion Leary, RN, MSN, MPH, FAHA, is focused on researching ways that nurse-led initiatives can improve healthcare now and in the future.

Nurses Leading Innovation
July 23, 2018

As the first nurse to be selected as an AAAS-Lemelson Invention Ambassador, Rachel Walker, PhD, RN, is intimately familiar with nurse-driven innovation. We recently spoke with Dr. Walker to learn more about her nursing journey and her thoughts on nurses as leaders, mentors, and inventors. 

Getting Real: Nursing Today
July 9, 2018

As an assistant professor at the Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) and recipient of a 2017-18 Fulbright Global Scholar Award, Lori A. Spies, PhD, RN, exemplifies how a career in nursing can create additional opportunities to change the world on a global scale. Dr. Spies is currently collaborating with healthcare providers in India, Vietnam, and Zambia to research the best education practices in combating noncommunicable diseases, and she recently shared with us the triumphs and challenges of global nursing.

Nurses Leading Innovation
November 28, 2017

By providing bedside care, nurses often have unique insights into the needs of specific patient populations. We recently spoke with Vivian Low, MPH, RN-BC, FPCNA, manager of special projects, chair of nursing research, at El Camino Hospital in Mountain View, Calif., about her passion for coordinating community resources and developing programs to address specific health factors.

Podcasts
November 22, 2016
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John M. Welton, Ph. D., RN, FAAN, is currently a professor and scientist for health systems research at the University of Colorado College of Nursing, but he started his career as a volunteer fireman on Long Island. Read on to learn about his career evolution and how his research is using big data to improve health care in this episode of the Nursing Notes Live Podcast.

Podcasts
November 21, 2016
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Angela Ballard, RN, is an emergency room nurse and an emergency medical technician (EMT) whose passion is using her healthcare background and her years of professional writing experience to provide approachable medical education, advocacy and insights to a wide range of audiences. Learn more about her background and why she thinks it's so important for nurses to stay up-to-date on research in this episode of the Nursing Notes Live Podcast.

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