Improving Family Health Through Practice-Changing Research.

Dean Kathleen Potempa

Dean Kathleen Potempa

The University of Michigan School of Nursing’s 2013 Dean’s Research Day will take place this Friday, April 5th from 12-4:30 PM in the U-M North Campus Research Complex (NCRC), Building 18 (map).

The goal of Dean’s Research Day is to  bring together the U-M nursing community for a day dedicated to nursing research, to provide an additional forum for faculty, and  to give students at all levels an opportunity to present their research, igniting and fueling their own research ambitions.

The schedule of this event is as follows:

  • 12 PM :  Lunch for all registrants and a display of 35 posters by U-M faculty, students, and nurse clinicians.
  • 1:15  PM: Brouse Lecture by Janet A. Deatrick, PhD, RN, FAAN, Professor of Nursing and Co-Director of the Center for Health Equity Research at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Deatrick’s presentation is on Families and Chronic Illness: The Ties that Bind.
Dr. Janet Deatrick

Dr. Janet Deatrick

  • 2 PM: Inauguration of the newly endowed Suzanne Bellinger Feetham Professorship, in support of a promising scientist and scholar to teach and mentor students while simultaneously developing a program of research. The ceremony will honor Dr. MinKyoung Song, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, as the first Feetham Professor of Nursing.
Dr. MinKyoung Song

Dr. MinKyoung Song

Register for this event here.

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