Schedule

16th Annual School of Nursing Research Symposium
The Pandemic: Local and Global Impact on Nursing, Public Health, Education, and Research

April 21, 2021, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. PDT

Annual School of Nursing Research Symposium schedule
Time Activity
8-8:15 a.m. Introduction: Brent Wood, PhD
Welcome: Rukshan Fernando, PhD, Provost, Azusa Pacific University
Welcome: Aja Lesh, PhD, MN, BSN, Dean, School of Nursing

Invocation: A Prayer For the Tired, Angry Ones
Written by Laura Jean Truman
Read by Sheryl Tyson, PhD, APRN, PMHCNS
8:15-9:15 a.m. Introduction: Sheryl Tyson, PhD, APRN, PMHCNS
Marion Lynch, PDHSc, MSc, RN, RMN
Helena Filizardo, RN
Lived Experiences of European Frontline Nurses Under the Shadow of COVID-19: Emergence of New Types of Nurse “Capital”
9:15-10 a.m. Introduction: Ruth Mielke PhD, CNM, FACNM, WHNP-BC
Marni Kellogg, PhD, RN, CPN, CNE
The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Nurses in the United States
10-10:15 a.m. Break
10:15-11 a.m. The Lived Experience of COVID-19
Facilitated by Valerie Joy Smith, PhD, MSN, APRN, CCRN-K
11-11:45 a.m. Public Health and the Pandemic: Conversations and Lessons Learned
Facilitated by Marissa Brash, DrPH, EdD, MPH, CPH and Teresa Dodd-Butera, PhD, RN/DABAT
11:45 a.m.-12 p.m. Wrap-Up: Renee Pozza, PhD, RN, CNS, FNP-BC, FAASLD
Benediction: Chaplain Michael D. Morales, DM
12-1 p.m. Virtual Hall of Posters

April 27, 2021, 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. PDT

Annual School of Nursing Research Symposium schedule
Time Activity
5-5:45 p.m. Introduction: Grace Moorefield
Mary K. Gaffney, EdD, MSN, BSN
Working During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Triggers for Career Choice Regret and Affirmation
5:45-6:30 p.m. Introduction: Victoria Lapre’ MSN Ed., RN, CNE, PHN
Lindsay A. Haskett, MSN, RN
Vicarious Trauma Among Nurses Caring for COVID-19 Patients in Three Countries

April 29, 2021, 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. PDT

Annual School of Nursing Research Symposium schedule
Time Activity
5-5:45 p.m. Introduction: Renee Pozza, PhD, RN, CNS, FNP-BC, FAASLD
Patricia Benner, PhD, RN, FAAN
How the COVID-19 Pandemic has Impacted Nurse Educators and Nursing Students
5:45-6:30 p.m. Aja Lesh, PhD, MN, BSN, Dean, School of Nursing
Leadership in Nursing During a Pandemic: Critical Reflections

2021 Research Symposium Webinar Learning Goals

  1. Evaluate the impact of the COVID-19 Global Pandemic on healthcare systems in 2020-2021.
  2. Raise awareness of cultural and diversity factors associated with COVID-19 and health care.
  3. Describe research findings related to nurses and care of patients and families in various settings.
  4. Discuss pandemic-related implications on nursing education now and in the future.
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