Dr. Susan Hassmiller: Future of Nursing 2020-2030: Charting a Path to Achieve Health EquityOverview:
Dr. Susan Hassmiller discusses The Future of Nursing Report 2020-2030: Charting a Path to Achieve Health Equity for the Northeastern University School of Nursing and Alumni Relations on May 24th, 2021. This is a recorded webinar.
Contact hour: 1.0 Length: 1 hour
Contact Hours 1.0
After participating in this learning activity, the participant may be able to
- Identify the major points in the Future of Nursing 2020-2030 report
- Identify the actions nurses can take to implement the recommendations.
Susan B. Hassmiller, RN, PhD, FAAN Senior Adviser for Nursing
Susan Hassmiller is serving as the Senior Scholar-In-Residence and Senior Adviser to the President on Nursing at the National Academy of Medicine from January 2019 through August 2021. In this role, she serves as a key member of the leadership team for the report, The Future of Nursing 2020-2030: Charting a Path to Achieve Health Equity, set for release in May 2021. She is also the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Senior Adviser for Nursing, and in partnership with AARP, she directs the Foundation’s Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action. This national initiative advances the recommendations of the Institute of Medicine report, The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health. Hassmiller served as the report’s study director.
Hassmiller has worked in public health settings at the local, state and national levels, including the Health Resources and Services Administration. She taught community health nursing at the University of Nebraska and George Mason University.
Hassmiller is an elected member of the National Academy of Medicine, a fellow in the American Academy of Nursing and sits on other advisory committees and boards, including the Hackensack Meridian Health System, UnitedHealth, Carrier Clinic, NursesEverywhere, and the American Red Cross. She is the recipient of many awards and four honorary doctorates, but most notably the Florence Nightingale Medal, the highest international honor given to a nurse by the International Committee of the Red Cross.
The planners and presenter of this educational activity have no relevant interest to declare. No commercial support for this program was received.
Continuing Education Information:
Northeastern University School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurse Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
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Participants successfully completing this program will receive a statement of credit for contact hours. Statements of Credit may be printed on-line after successful completion of the learning assessment.