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by cng
19 Jan 2013, 00:37
Forum: Nursing Education Network
Topic: New publications - Gender discrimination in education
Replies: 0
Views: 12656

New publications - Gender discrimination in education

Dear colleagues, The Capacity Plus Project (http://www.capacityplus.org) announces a new technical brief, Strengthening the Health Worker Pipeline through Gender-Transformative Strategies (http://www.capacityplus.org/strengthening-health-worker-pipeline-through-gender-transformative-strategies), whi...
by cng
19 Jan 2013, 00:20
Forum: Nursing Education Network
Topic: Sexual/pregnancy/family discrimination in nursing school
Replies: 10
Views: 32460

Re: Sexual/pregnancy/family discrimination in nursing school

Our university has developed a referral website for students who are either pregnant or who have young families to care for. The website gives basic information on typical questions that students have about health during pregnancy; university related issues such as effects of time-off on scholarshi...
by cng
19 Jan 2013, 00:17
Forum: Nursing Education Network
Topic: Sexual/pregnancy/family discrimination in nursing school
Replies: 10
Views: 32460

Re: Sexual/pregnancy/family discrimination in nursing school

I had the same happen to me years ago, i wish now i had have done something about it back then but it felt like i had nobody to turn to back then. I'm sure things are better nowadays, i wish i knew who you should speak to but i'm sure others here will be able to help :) I am very sorry to hear that...
by cng
19 Jan 2013, 00:16
Forum: Nursing Education Network
Topic: Sexual/pregnancy/family discrimination in nursing school
Replies: 10
Views: 32460

Re: Sexual/pregnancy/family discrimination in nursing school

At college I had multiple encounters of discrimination from faculty members. I reported it to our schools multicultural director, and who shared it with the dean. The response was that I could file harrassment against that instructor. I thought what would that do other than add to the bad reputatio...
by cng
03 Mar 2011, 21:10
Forum: Nursing Education Network
Topic: Sexual/pregnancy/family discrimination in nursing school
Replies: 10
Views: 32460

Re: Sexual/pregnancy/family discrimination in nursing school

Hello Tracey, Thank you for your interest and for raising excellent questions. Certainly, access and cost to education are major issues in the field of human resources for health (HRH), both in medical and nursing schools; however, it is important to note that globally, enrollment/matriculation rate...
by cng
28 Feb 2011, 18:48
Forum: Nursing Education Network
Topic: Sexual/pregnancy/family discrimination in nursing school
Replies: 10
Views: 32460

Sexual/pregnancy/family discrimination in nursing school

Dear Colleagues: The CapacityPlus Project ( http://www.capacityplus.org ), which is focused on addressing the global health workforce crisis, has launched a Promising Practices series that aims to identify a set of interventions with potential for replication/scale-up around a selected topic each ye...

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