Thompson Rivers University and the WADEM Nursing SIG present Patrice Gordon sharing stories from the field including her recent mission helping people seeking shelter in Bangladesh, treating Ebola patients in Sierra Leone, and saving lives after the devastating Nepal earthquake.
The presentation took place on 18 January 2018.
Mission: The proposed mission of the Nursing SIG of WADEM is to foster collaboration among nurses involved in research, education, management, and practice in prehospital, emergency, public health, and/or disaster health care.
Vision: The Nursing SIG strives to be the organizational vehicle welcoming and representing nurses from all countries with an intent and desire to strengthen and improve the practice and knowledge of disaster nursing.
The objectives of the Nursing SIG of WADEM are to:
Wendy McKenzie, RN, MSN, EdD (candidate)
Sue Ann Bell, PhD, FNP-BC
Mayumi Kako, PhD