2022 Joseph and Joan Pranis Kenney Endowed conference for Excellence in Nursing Education
This interactive discussion is for nurses who seek to promote excellence in nursing education and graduate nurses better positioned to advance health equity in a race-conscious society. Critical Multicultural Education will be used to frame activities and strengthen the capacity of participants to confront and neutralize inequities in nursing education. The session will unify diverse perspectives and establish a cohesive milieu through the ethical principles of justice and fidelity.
- Summarize the relevance of health equity, healthcare disparities, and social determinants of health across the curriculum
- Identify curricular practices that support diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice
- Appraise pedagogical practices through the lens of critical multicultural education
- Facilitate race-related discourse that mitigates bias and addresses structural racism
Joseph and Joan Pranis Kenney Endowed Conference for
Excellence in Nursing Education
2022 Making the Magic Happen: Diversity & Inclusion in Nursing Education
March 11, 2022
8:00 AM – 8:15 AM Welcome
Dr. Linda Kmetz, PhD, RN
Executive Director, UPMC Schools of Nursing
8:15 AM – 12:00 PM Keynote Address
Dr. Kenya Beard EdD, AGACNP-BC, CNE, ANEF, FAAN
Associate Provost for Social Mission and Academic Excellence at Chamberlain University
“Making the Magic Happen: Diversity & Inclusion in Nursing Education”
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Linda Burke MSN, RN, TCRN
Nursing Instructor, West Penn Hospital School of Nursing
“Building Nursing School Diversity”
2:00 PM – 2:15 PM Break
2:15 PM – 3:30 PM Panel of Experts
3:30 PM – 3:45 PM Evaluations/CEU Certificates
Andrea Berry MSN RN
Diane Ostrowski MSN, RN CNE
Kimberly A. Ferry MSN, RN, CNE
In support of improving patient care, the University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
The maximum number of hours awarded for this Continuing Nursing Education activity is _5.0_ contact hours.
Other Healthcare Professionals: Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.
- 5.00 ANCCUPMC Provider Unit is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
- 5.00 Attendance