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MSN Faculty to Present at AACN Master's Education Conference

Jean GimaMarsha Sato

Jean Gima and Marsha Sato's abstract, Award for Best Picture, was selected for a podium presentation at the American Association of Colleges of Nursing’s 2014 Master’s Education Conference to be held in Scottsdale, AZ in February. The focus of the conference is Master’s Nursing Education: Essential to the Future of Health Care. Their presentation discusses the use of technology in the classroom to enhance, integrate, and coordinate care through the use of iPads which the MSN program received through the Mount’s Title V Post-Baccalaureate grant. The students created a video using the iMovie function where they filmed their idea for an individualized or population-based program of care to improve health outcomes.

[The American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) is the national voice for baccalaureate and graduate nursing education. AACN’s educational, research, federal advocacy, data collection, publications, and special programs work to establish quality standards for nursing education; assist deans and directors to implement those standards; influence the nursing profession to improve health care; and promote public support for professional nursing education, research, and practice.] - from AACN's website