"Public Health On the Go" Webinar Series

The Center for Global and Public Health in the Fitzpatrick College of Nursing welcomes the community to our webinar series, “Public Health on the Go.” These presentations aim to provide all community members interested in public health, as well as registered nurses interested in continuing professional education, with opportunities to explore current and significant public health issues.

These programs are jointly provided by the Center for Global and Public Health and the Fitzpatrick College of Nursing.

The M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center Commission on Accreditation. The criteria for awarding contact hours include: attendance at the entire program and completion/submission of the program evaluation. Participants will be awarded 1.0 contact hour for participation in these programs. No conflicts of interest exist for any individual in a position to control the content of this educational activity.

 

 

Eviction and Health Equity: The Relevance of Housing Policy to Nursing Practice 

Wednesday, September 21, 2:00-3:00 PM EST
Speaker:

Patrick Smith, '16 BSN, a primary care nurse and public health researcher whose work focuses on understanding and addressing structural determinants of health inequities. 

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An Interdisciplinary Service-Learning Approach to Provide Healthcare to Migrant Farmworkers and Their Families

Wednesday, April 20th 2022 2:00-3:00 PM EST
Speaker:
Lori A. Modly DNP, RN, CPNP-PC, Assistant Clinical Professor, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Emory University

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Climate Change and Health in Finland

Wednesday, March 16th 2022 2:00-3:00 PM EST
Speaker:
Iira Tiitta, RN, MHSc, PhD Candidate, University of Eastern Finland 

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Urban Flooding: Wednesday, February 16th 2022 2:00-3:00 PM EST

Speaker:
Virginia Smith, PhD Assistant Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Villanova University, College of Engineering

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Public Health and Suicide Prevention: International Perspectives

Wednesday, January 19th 2022 2:00-3:00 PM EST
Speaker:
Guy M Weissinger II, PhD, MPhil, RN Assistant Professor, Villanova University, M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing 

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Climate Change Updates and Implications for Nursing Practice

Wednesday, November 17th 2:00 - 3:00 PM EST
Speaker:
Ruth McDermott-Levy, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN, Professor & Co-Director, Mid-Atlantic Center for Children's Health and the Environment (Region 3 PEHSU), Villanova University, M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing

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Working in Africa with HIV AIDS

Wednesday, October 20th 2:00 - 3:00 PM EST
Speaker:
Mwayabo Jean Claude Kazadi, MD, MPH, Senior Technical Advisor for HIV Care and Treatment, Catholic Relief Services

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Human Trafficking

Wednesday, September 15th 2:00 - 3:00 PM EST
Speaker:
Lindsey Mossor, Anti-Human Trafficking Staff Attorney with Nationalities Service Center

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Discuss the Role of Nurses in Surveillance of New and Emerging Infectious Diseases

Wednesday, August 18th 2:00 - 3:00 PM EST
Speaker:
Caitlin Yeager, PhD, RNC-NIC, Ursuline College

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Mental Health as Public Health

Wed, May 19th at 2:00 PM EST
Speaker
Guy M. Weissinger II, PhD, Mphil, RN

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Innovative Approaches for Virtual Global Health Immersion Experiences when Travel is not Possible: April 14th, 2021

Speakers
Sherry Burrell
Jennifer Yost
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Working with the Homeless Population of Guam and the Impact of COVID: Wednesday February 17, 2021

Speaker
Margaret Hattori-Uchima
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Identifying and Addressing Structural Racism in Healthcare Impacting Population Health: Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Speaker: 
Patricia K. Bradley, PhD, RN, FAAN

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Unmasking Your Resilience: How to Achieve Self-Care During a Pandemic: Wednesday, Oct. 21

Speaker:
Teresa M. Conte, PhD, CRNP

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COVID-19, Climate Change, and Environmental Health Considerations

Thursday, Sept. 23
Speaker:
Ruth McDermott-Levy, PhD, MPH, RN, FAAN

public health webinar

Catherine Curley, PhD, RN
Director of the Center for Global and Public Health
Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing

Karolina Wolnicki
Coordinator, Research, Innovation and Global Initiatives