PA-ACCEL Nursing Student Professional Development Day

Apr 06, 2022  09:00 AM  ET

The Pennsylvania Action Coalition Cohort of Exchanged Learning (PA-ACCEL) Mentorship Program is a mentorship program created by the PA Action Coalition's Nurse Diversity Council (PA-NDC) in partnership with Lincoln University's Department of Nursing to bolster Lincoln’s nursing students’ capacity to be successful in nursing school and in their transition to professional nursing practice.

This virtual event will increase nursing students' confidence in their professional development and readiness to succeed in their transition to the nursing profession.

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AGENDA AT A GLANCE

Please note some sessions are open to Lincoln University nursing students ONLY.

9:00 - 10:30 AM 

LEAD Professional Development Presentation

*Lincoln University Nursing Students ONLY

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM 

Peer Mentoring

*Lincoln University Nursing Students ONLY

12:00 - 1:00 PM LUNCH
5:00 - 6:30 PM 

NBNA Men's Health Committee - Virtual Panel

*OPEN TO ALL NURSING STUDENTS

LEAD Professional Development Presentation

  • The LEAD Professional Development is an innovative program created by Villanova University's M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing for nursing student career development. This session will prepare students to be accountable for their career path and increase their proficiency through experiential learning activities. Students will learn about professionalism, strategic career mapping, interview success tips, networking, and more!

Lincoln University Nursing Students ONLY

  • Presented by: 

Anne Fink, PhD, RN, CNE
Assistant Dean for College and Student Services
Director, LEAD Professional Development Program
M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing, Villanova University

Peer Mentoring

  • This session is a chance for students to discuss and reflect on the topics presented during the LEAD Professional Development session. Students will be divided into breakout groups. The session will be facilitated by the PA-ACCEL Program Support Team.

Lincoln University Nursing Students ONLY

NBNA Men's Health Committee - Virtual Panel

  • This virtual panel will feature members from the National Black Nurses Association, Inc. (NBNA) Men's Health Committee. Panelists will foster a rich conversation about working in a predominantly female profession, discussing their interpretation of the term "male nurse", navigating a professional nursing career, and hopes for the future of nursing.

OPEN TO ALL NURSING STUDENTS

  • Panelists:

Sheldon Fields, PhD, RN, CRNP, FNP-BC, AACRN, FAANP, FNAP, FAAN
Associate Dean for Equity and Inclusion, Research Professor
Ross and Carol Nese College of Nursing, Pennsylvania State University

Kendrick Clack, APRN, FNP-C
Nurse Practitioner 
Crofoot MD Clinic and Research Center

C.J Marbley, MBA, RN
Chief Operating Officer
New Orleans East Hospital LCMC Health