Academic Clinical Faculty Taskforce: Free Webinars

Don’t miss an opportunity to participate in free webinars with continuing nursing education (CNE) contact hours! Each month through September, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (Sigma), in partnership with QSEN, will host webinars for clinical faculty.

You can sign up for one, two, or all of the webinars. Following the presentations, the webinars will be recorded and available from Sigma Marketplace on our learning management platform.
Clinical Faculty Development: Initiation of a Mentoring Program
Friday, 28 June, 9:00-9:30 p.m. EDT
This presentation will discuss the benefits of providing mentoring to both novice and part-time clinical nursing faculty, and will also discuss possible mentoring models and strategies.
Presented by Susan Knowles, DNP, RN, RNFA, WHNP
Strategies to Promote Critical Thinking
Thursday, 25 July, 9:00-9:30 p.m. EDT
Participants will be presented with a variety of strategies to promote critical thinking skills in pre-licensure nursing students from their first clinical semester to their last.
Presented by Dot Bartell, MSN, RNC-NIC; Linda Humphries, DNP, RN; and Caitlin Dodd, DNP, RN
The Art of Giving Feedback
Thursday, 29 August, 9:00-9:30 p.m. EDT
Through video vignettes, learn techniques to provide feedback to star performers, average performers and poor performers. This program will be interactive and provide tools and resources to the learners.
Presented by Kimberly Silver Dunker, DNP, RN, CNE, CNEcl, and Marilyn Ostendorf,  DNP, RN
Register today!

Addressing Incivility & Lateral Violence in the Nursing Workforce
Thursday, 5 September, 9:00-9:30 p.m. EDT
At least 85% of nurses of all ages and stages have been bullied in their career. Many nurses also report difficulty with addressing incivility in the work place. This presentation will outline Team Stepps® from AHRQ to help nurses prepare for these difficult conversations.
Presented by Sandy Cayo, DNP, FNP-BC, APRN, and Carol Kostovich,  PhD, RN, CHSE
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