39th International Conference on

Nursing & Healthcare

Theme: Exploring the Current Challenges and Possibilities in Nursing and Healthcare

OCM for Nursing- Series Conferences

Organizing Committee - Nursing 2017

OCM Member

Luigina Mortari

Dean, Professor
University of Verona
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jane Haines

Assistant Professor
University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jean D. Pawl

Chair, Associate Professor
Augusta University College of Nursing
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lori S. Anderson

Associate Dean, Associate Professor
Augusta University College of Nursing
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lorella Congiunti

Professor, Vice President
Pontifical Urbaniana University
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Prof.Dr.Gülten Kaptan

Professor
Beykoz University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Anita Comfort

Registered Nurse, Legal Nurse Consultant
Western Ontario for Integrity Healthcare
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Aline Neutzling Brum

Assistant Professor
Federal University of Pelotas
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Euro Nursing-2017

OCM Member

Dr. Jeffrey Doucette

Vice President of Magnet Recognition Program® and Pathway to Excellence®
American Nurses Credentialing Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Beth Ann Swan

Dean at the Jefferson College of Nursing
Jefferson College of Nursing, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Steven Benvenisti

Partner at Davis, Saperstein & Salomon, PC, New York & New Jersey
The National Trial Lawyer,USA
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr S.Afshin Shorofi

Assistant Professor
AdjunctMazandaran University of Medical Sciences (MUMS-Iran), Research Fellow at Flinders University (Australia)
Iran

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maria Olenick PhD, FNP, RN

Clinical Assistant Professor
Florida International University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hana Kadhom

Director of Bridging Programme
CSI Medical University of Bahrain
Bahrain

Biography Research Interest

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Ayfer Ekim

Assistant Professor
Istanbul Bilgi Üniversity
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - World Nursing 2017

OCM Member

Julie M. Pullen

Professor
Montana State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Fredricka Gilje

Professor
Montana State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Heather MacDonald

Professor
University of New Brunswick
Canada

Biography Research Interest

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Jennifer Loke

Professor
University of Hull
UK

Biography Research Interest

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Werner Schuetze

Professor
Dialogische Praxis
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Emilia Campos de Carvalho

Professor
University of Sao Paulo
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

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Jasmine D. Schmidt

Professor
California Baptist University
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Su-Fen Cheng

Director
National Taipei University
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

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Geneva M Edwards

Professor
Unlawful Medicine LLC
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Katherine Pollard

Professor
University of the West of England
UK

Biography Research Interest

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Christy Cotner

Professor
California Baptist University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Susette Brynard

Professor
University of the Free State
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Nursing 2016

OCM Member

Karen Oehme

Director
Florida State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Michael Frass

Professor
Medical University of Vienna
Austria

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Guang Zeng

Associate Professor
Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ronda Hughes

Associate professor
Marquette University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Debra A. Simons

Associate Dean, Associate Professor
The College of New Rochelle
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Julie Hall

Executive Director of Forensic Services
Nottinghamshire Healthcare
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Heather MacDonald

Professor
University of New Brunswick
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Toby Bressler

Director, Chair
Maimonides Medical Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Joan I. J. Wagner

Associate Professor
University of Regina
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Debra M. Wolf

Associate Professor, Assistant Director
Chatham University
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Kari Ingstad

Director
Nord University
Norway

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - World Nursing Conference-2016

OCM Member

Jeanette Kaellstrand Eriksson

Director
Halmstad University
Sweden

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Yaron Shargall

Professor and Head
McMaster University
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Colonel (Dr.) Sara Breckenridge-Sproat

Professor
U.S. Army Regional Health Command Europe
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Lori A. Loan

Associate Professor
University of Alabama
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Mary S. McCarthy

Professor
Madigan Army Medical Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Catherine Bailey

Senior Research Fellow
Northumbria University
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

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Joaquim J.F. Soares

Professor
Mid Sweden University
Sweden

Biography Research Interest

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Francisca Cisneros Farrar

Professor
Austin Peay State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Roganovic Jelena

Professor
Clinical Hospital Centre Rijeka
Croatia

Biography Research Interest

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Eileen Savage

Professor and Head
University College Cork
Ireland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Anjan Bhattacharya

In-charge, Child Development Centre
Apollo Gleneagles Hospital
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Heather MacDonald

Professor
University of New Brunswick
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Su-Fen Cheng

Associate Professor
National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Sciences
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Zekiye Karacam

Professor
Adnan Menderes University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Evridiki Papastavrou

President of Nursing and Midwifery Council
Cyprus University of Technology
Cyprus

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Pushpamala Ramaiah

Professor
Umm-Al Qura University
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

David Randall

Executive Director
The Consumer Driven Health Care Institute
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lee, Jeong-Sang

Director
Jeonju Univeristy
South Korea

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Thurayya Eid

Director
King Abdulaziz University
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

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Judith Lloyd Storfjell

Executive Director & Clinical Professor
University of Illinois
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Ellen Olive Wahoush

School of Nursing
McMaster University
Canada

Biography Research Interest

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Gulten Kaptan

Professor
Istanbul Arel University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hae Won, Kim

Professor
Seoul National University
Korea

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ayman Khairy M. Hassan

Vice Director
Assiut University
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Family Nursing 2017

OCM Member

Glenda C. Walker

Dean
Texas A&M International University
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Barbara Broome

Dean
Kent State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Wanda Lawrence

Chair
North Carolina Central University
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Guy Hugues Fontaine

Professor
Université Pierre et Marie Curie
France

Biography Research Interest

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Kathleen Lamaute

Professor
Molloy College Barbara Hagan School of Nursing
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lovell A. Jones

Associate Dean
Prairie View A & M University College of Nursing
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Rafal Riedel

Professor
Opole University
Poland

Biography Research Interest

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Lynn B. Clutter

Professor
The University of Tulsa College of Health Sciences
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Carla Jeanne Beckerle

Vice President
Esse Health
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Michele Gatzert

Adjunct Faculty
Webster University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Valerie Dzubur

Associate Professor
Samuel Merritt University
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Heather MacDonald

Professor
University of New Brunswick
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lunic Base Khoza

Dean, Senior Professor
University of Venda
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gulten Kaptan

Professor
Hacettepe University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Zekiye Karacam

Professor
Adnan Menderes University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gerlinde Agate Platais Brasil Teixeira

MD
Universidade Federal Fluminense
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Amal Kadry Nicola Attia

Professor
University of Sharjah
UAE

Biography Research Interest

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Awatif Juma AlBahar

Medical Director
Dubai Health Authority
UAE

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Fusun Terzioglu

Professor
Istinye University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Viacheslav Alexandrovich Lipatov

MD, Professor
Kursk State Medical University
Russia

Biography Research Interest