Advancing Nursing and Midwifery Through Innovation and Leadership
Repository Posting Date2018-11-01T16:31:29Z
Author DetailsPatricia E. Thompson, EdD, RN, FAAN, Retired Chief Executive Officer, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (Sigma), Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationBeta Chi Chapter
Other Title(s)INRC18, Plenary Session 3
Level of EvidenceN/A
Advancing nursing and midwifery through innovation and leadership is critical to moving our profession forward, as well as increasing our ability to better address global health. This presentation will provide principles, strategies, and practical applications focused on how each of us can demonstrate innovation and strengthen leadership to create solutions rather than barriers. The relationship between innovation, leadership, and change will also be examined. Examples are incorporated related to how innovated advances in technology have changed our lives and our health and what the future holds. Emphasis will be placed on the power of vision, purpose, and passion.