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Lectures and Podcasts

Lecture / Podcast

Link

Dr Frances Hughes - ‘You can’t turn on and off healthcare’: the place of the nurse in policy

https://soundcloud.com/thinkhealth/34-how-nurses-can-influence-policy-national-stay-in-bed-day

Australia Awards Fellows 2016 - Health challenges in the Pacific Islands

http://2ser.com/challenges-healthcare-pacific-islands-extended/

Back to basics chiropractic

http://2ser.com/back-basics-chiropractic/

Cambodia still struggling to meet MDGs

http://2ser.com/cambodia-still-struggling-meet-mdgs/

Can palliative care and oncology work together?

http://2ser.com/can-palliative-care-oncology-work-together/

Causes of adolescent death worldwide unchanged in two decades

http://2ser.com/causes-adolescent-death-worldwide-unchanged-two-decades/

Celebrating the work of WWI nurses

http://2ser.com/celebrating-work-wwi-nurses/

Cirrhosis patients forgetting their medication

http://2ser.com/cirrhosis-patients-forgetting-medication/

Communicating fetal heart rate

http://2ser.com/communicating-fetal-heart-rate/

Communication in nursing key to patient health

http://2ser.com/communication-nursing-key-patient-health/

Could probiotics replace antidepressants?

http://2ser.com/probiotics-replace-antidepressants/

Cultural competence key to closing the gap

http://2ser.com/cultural-competence-key-closing-gap/

Dementia guidelines to help end of life decisions

http://2ser.com/dementia-guidelines-help-end-life-decisions/

Do ice baths and compression clothes help recovery?

http://2ser.com/ice-baths-compression-clothes-help-recovery/

Does time of the month mean game over on the field?

http://2ser.com/time-month-mean-game-field/

End of life decisions for people with intellectual disabilities

http://2ser.com/end-life-decisions-people-intellectual-disabilities/

Exoskeletons transforming recovery for patients

http://2ser.com/exoskeletons-transforming-recovery-patients/

Exploring the link between mental health and sexual health

http://2ser.com/exploring-link-mental-health-sexual-health/

EXTRA: could manuka honey treat infection?

http://2ser.com/extra-manuka-honey-treat-infection/

Fighting the panic of chronic breathlessness

http://2ser.com/fighting-panic-chronic-breathlessness/

Filipino migrants: barriers & challenges for health services

http://2ser.com/filipino-migrants-barriers-challenges-health-services/

First NSW study examines heart failure in the state

http://2ser.com/first-nsw-study-examines-heart-failure-state/

Health needs of refugee and asylum seeker women

http://2ser.com/health-needs-refugee-asylum-seeker-women/

Hospital vs homebirth: which one is more cost-effective?

http://2ser.com/hospital-vs-homebirth-one-cost-effective/

How chiropractic care can treat migraines and headaches

http://2ser.com/chiropractic-care-can-treat-migraines-headaches/

How communication can save lives

http://2ser.com/communication-can-save-lives/

How do midwives learn homebirth?

http://2ser.com/midwives-learn-homebirth/

How do obstetricians and midwives feel after a traumatic birth?

http://2ser.com/obstetricians-midwives-feel-traumatic-birth/

How do parents make decisions about formula?

http://2ser.com/parents-make-decisions-formula/

How do you identify pain in people with dementia?

http://2ser.com/identify-pain-people-dementia/

How does the internet affect the mental health of adolescents?

http://2ser.com/internet-affect-mental-health-adolescents/

How empathy is affected in people with frontotemporal dementia

http://2ser.com/empathy-affected-people-frontotemporal-dementia/

How homeless men use health clinics

http://2ser.com/homeless-men-use-health-clinics/

How midwives and obstetricians view VBAC

http://2ser.com/midwives-obstetricians-view-vbac/

How much do nurses know about anticoagulation meds?

http://2ser.com/much-nurses-know-anticoagulation-meds/

How talent scouts identify top sports

http://2ser.com/talent-scouts-identify-top-sports/

How to get nurses engaged in research

http://2ser.com/get-nurses-engaged-research/

How to reduce your risk of bowel cancer

http://2ser.com/reduce-risk-bowel-cancer/

Identifying trauma in pre-schoolers (Extended interview)

http://2ser.com/identifying-trauma-pre-schoolers-extended-interview/

Importance of parent-baby relationship explained

http://2ser.com/importance-parent-baby-relationship-explained/

Incontinence in nurses & midwives an issue for productivity

http://2ser.com/incontinence-nurses-midwives-issue-productivity/

iPADs helping mental health for people with intellectual disability

http://2ser.com/ipads-helping-mental-health-people-intellectual-disability/

Is a life in pain better than no life at all?

http://2ser.com/life-pain-better-no-life/

Is after hours care keeping people out of the emergency department?

http://2ser.com/hours-care-keeping-people-emergency-department/

Is anxiety giving people heart problems, or just making them worse?

http://2ser.com/anxiety-giving-people-heart-problems-just-making-worse/

Is harm minimisation an appropriate way to reduce FGM?

http://2ser.com/harm-minimisation-appropriate-way-reduce-fgm/

Life and death decisions for micro prems

http://2ser.com/life-death-decisions-micro-prems/

Males need to work on pecs and pelvic floor

http://2ser.com/males-need-work-pecs-pelvic-floor/

Melissa’s story

http://2ser.com/melissas-story/

Midwifery education in low income countries on the rise

http://2ser.com/midwifery-education-low-income-countries-rise/

Milking a profit? Why breast milk substitutes need to be targeted

http://2ser.com/milking-profit-breast-milk-substitutes-need-targeted/

More questions than answers on Indigenous suicide

http://2ser.com/questions-answers-indigenous-suicide/

Neonatal deaths rates down but stillbirth on the increase

http://2ser.com/neonatal-deaths-rates-stillbirth-increase/

New midwifery workforce in PNG making a difference

http://2ser.com/new-midwifery-workforce-png-making-difference/

New program to improve mental health in China

http://2ser.com/new-program-improve-mental-health-china/

Non-invasive glucose monitoring giving parents the gift of sleep

http://2ser.com/non-invasive-glucose-monitoring-giving-parents-gift-sleep/

Online community for ICU doctors & Nurses

http://2ser.com/online-community-icu-doctors-nurses/

Outcomes for NT mums & bubs improve with MGP

http://2ser.com/outcomes-nt-mums-bubs-improve-mgp/

Palliative care discussions needed in dementia care

http://2ser.com/palliative-care-discussions-needed-dementia-care/

Prescribing music for sick kids

http://2ser.com/prescribing-music-sick-kids/

Prevalence of CAM use among menopausal women

http://2ser.com/prevalence-cam-use-among-menopausal-women/

Push to remove trachoma in Indigenous communities

http://2ser.com/push-remove-trachoma-indigenous-communities/

Recovery after ICU not meeting patients needs

http://2ser.com/recovery-icu-not-meeting-patients-needs/

Rheumatic heart disease a burden in northern AUS

http://2ser.com/rheumatic-heart-disease-burden-northern-aus/

Social media pressuring pregnant women

http://2ser.com/social-media-pressuring-pregnant-women/

Stroke survivors push for change

http://2ser.com/stroke-survivors-push-change/

Tailoring nutrition requirements to gender

http://2ser.com/tailoring-nutrition-requirements-gender/

Technology that could change the way nurses interact with patients

http://2ser.com/technology-change-way-nurses-interact-patients/

Testosterone at Rio: are some women unfairly advantaged?

http://2ser.com/testosterone-rio-women-unfairly-advantaged/

The benefits of playgroup for adults

http://2ser.com/benefits-playgroup-adults/

The data tsunami: when sports science goes too far

http://2ser.com/data-tsunami-sports-science-goes-far/

The ethics of involuntary admission for people suffering from anorexia

http://2ser.com/ethics-involuntary-admission-people-suffering-anorexia/

The future of biobanks

http://2ser.com/the-future-of-biobanks/

The threat of sexual violence during conflict

http://2ser.com/threat-sexual-violence-conflict/

Vibromat helping mobility among vision impaired

http://2ser.com/vibromat-helping-mobility-among-vision-impaired/

Video games good for socialising

http://2ser.com/video-games-good-socialising/

What do Arabic women think of breastfeeding?

http://2ser.com/arabic-women-think-breastfeeding/

What influences attachment parents when vaccinating?

http://2ser.com/influences-attachment-parents-vaccinating/

What is endometriosis?

http://2ser.com/what-is-endometriosis/

What is it like to hear voices?

http://2ser.com/like-hear-voices/

What is mitochondrial disease?

http://2ser.com/what-is-mitochondrial-disease/

What is post intensive care syndrome

http://2ser.com/post-intensive-care-syndrome/

What role does gender play in healthcare?

http://2ser.com/role-gender-play-healthcare/

What the medicare indexation freeze means for you

http://2ser.com/medicare-indexation-freeze-means/

Who is responsible for pre-conception care?

http://2ser.com/responsible-pre-conception-care/

Why aren’t we paying more attention to advance care plans?

http://www.2ser.com/component/k2/item/22749-why-aren-t-we-paying-more-attention-to-advance-care-plans

Why do pregnant women use complementary medicine?

http://2ser.com/pregnant-women-use-complementary-medicine/

Why nurses are so resilient

http://2ser.com/why-nurses-are-so-resilient/

Will a uniform volumetric tax on alcohol reduce alcohol-related harm?

http://2ser.com/will-uniform-volumetric-tax-alcohol-reduce-alcohol-related-harm/

Will FMUs promote birth on country?

http://2ser.com/will-fmus-promote-birth-country/

Will value based healthcare solve the status quo?

http://2ser.com/will-value-based-healthcare-solve-status-quo/

Members

Resources

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CIRCULATED RESOURCES

 

WHO RESOURCES

 

DECLARATIONS AND DOCUMENTS

 

MEDIA

 

SELECTED WHA RESOLUTIONS



Members Of The Executive

Current Executive Committee

  • Secretary-General: Patricia Davidson, Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, USA
  • Secretary General: Nancy Reynolds, Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, USA
  • AFRO: K. Dintle Mogobe, University of Botswana, Botswana
  • AMRO: Linda McCreary, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
  • EMRO: Muyssar Sabri Awadhalla, University of Bahrain, Bahrain
  • EURO: Kay Currie, Glasgow Caledonian University, United Kingdom
  • WPRO: Caryn West, James Cook University, Australia
  • SEARO: Selva Chacko, Christian Medical College and Hospital, India
  • WHO: Elizabeth Iro, Switzerland

 

Current Ex-Officio Members

  • STTI: Cynthia Vlasich, USA
  • ICN: Howard Catton, Switzerland
  • ICM: Jemima Araba Dennis-Antwi, Ghana
  • JHPIEGO: Peter Johnson, USA

 

Previous Executive Members

  • AFRO:
    • 2014 – 2018: Nthabiseng Phaladze , University of Botswana School of Nursing, Botswana
    • 2008-2010: Busisiwe Bhengu, University of Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa
    • 2011-2013: Marthie Bezuidenhout, University of South Africa (UNISA), South Africa
    • Mary Moleki, University of South Africa (UNISA), South Africa (2013-2014)
  • AMRO:
    • 2007-2009: Judy Mill, University of Alberta Faculty of Nursing, Canada
    • 2008 – 2014: Isabel A.C. Mendes, University of São Paulo at Ribeirão Preto College of Nursing, Brazil
    • 2008 – 2014: Executive Coordinator, Carla A. A. Ventura, University of São Paulo at Ribeirão Preto College of Nursing, Brazil
    • 2010-2012: Lynda Wilson, University of Alabama, USA
    • 2012-2014: Paz Soto, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Chile
    • 2012-2016: Rosa Zarate Grajales, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico
  • EMRO:
    • 2008 – 2014: Fatima Jamali, College of Health Sciences, Ministry of Health, Kingdom of Bahrain
    • 2012-2016: Arwa Oweis, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan
  • EURO:
    • 2008-2010: Valerie Fleming, Glasgow Caledonian University, Scotland
    • 2011-2012: Frances Day-Stirk, Royal College of Midwives, United Kingdom
    • 2012-2014: Frank Crossan, Glasgow Caledonian University, Scotland
    • 2012-2016: Kay Currie, Glasgow Caledonian University, United Kingdom
  • SEARO:
    • 2007-2009: Indarjit Walia, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER), India
    • 2011-2014: Jariya Wittayasooporn, Ramathibodi Hospital, Thailand
    • 2013-2016: Wipada Kunaviktikul, Chiang Mai University Faculty of Nursing, Thailand
  • WPRO:
    • 2008-2010: Il Yong Yoo, University of the Philippines, Philippines
    • 2010-2014: Regina Lee, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
    • 2014-2018: Caryn West, James Cook University, Queensland, Australia
    • 2014 – 2018: John Daly, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia

 

Collaborating Centres Elected as Secretariat

  • 2018 - 2022: Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, USA
    • Secretary-Generals: Patricia Davidson and Nancy Reynolds
  • 2014-2018: University of Technology Sydney, Faculty of Health, Australia
    • Secretary-General: John Daly
  • 2008-2014: University of São Paulo at Ribeirão Preto, College of Nursing, Brazil
    • Secretary-General: Isabel Amélia Costa Mendes
  • 2004-2008: Glasgow Caledonian University, School of Nursing, Scotland
    • Secretary-General: Barbara Parfitt and Valerie Fleming
  • 2000-2004: George Mason University, School of Nursing, USA
    • Secretary-General: Rita M Carty
  • 1998-2000: The University of Manchester, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, UK
    • Secretary-General: Tony Butterworth
  • 1994-1998: Yonsei University, College of Nursing, Republic of Korea
    • Secretary-General: Mo Im Kim
  • 1988-1994: University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, USA
    • Secretary-General: Mi Ja Kim

Secretariat

Patricia

Patricia Davidson, PHD, MED, RN, FAAN
Co-Secretary General
Dean,
Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing

Nancy

Nancy Reynolds, PHD, RN, C‐NP, FAAN
Co-Secretary General
Associate Dean of Global Affairs,
Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing

adam

Adam Beaman, MPH
Planning and Strategic Initiatives Manager,
Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing

 

Rachel

  1. S. Rachel Kennedy, RN, MSN, MPH

PhD Student,
Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing

 

The Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing (JHUSON) is honored to serve at the acting Secretariat for the Global Network of WHO Collaborating Centers for Nursing & Midwifery. As one of the top schools of nursing in the United States, JHUSON community of nurses and midwives strives to improve the health of individuals and diverse communities locally and globally through leadership and excellence in nursing education, research, practice, and service.

Elected Secretariat in 2018, JHUSON seeks to further the vision and mission of the Global Network of WHOCC by being a reliable source of communication, community, and collaboration between Global Network centers and partners.

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