International Family Nursing Conference

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History of the International Family Nursing Conferences

First International Family Nursing Conference Participants with Dr. Lorraine Wright and Dr. Maureen Leahey (1988) The First International Family Nursing Conference was hosted in May 1988 by the University of Calgary, Faculty of Nursing and chaired by Dr. Lorraine M. Wright (450 participants from 15 countries attended this first conference). In 2015, the 12th International Family Nursing…

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Family Nursing Research Instruments Developed by Family Nurses

“Everything that can be counted does not necessarily count; everything that counts cannot necessarily be counted” ~Albert Einstein Measuring how families function in health and illness has been explored in several scholarly books and journal articles.  I would like to highlight the important work that several of my family nursing colleagues are doing to develop…

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Italian Student Asks About Family Nursing

Dear Dr. Bell: Nursing the family in Italy is not well developed, so our curriculum does not include a specific course on it.  I read your Journal of Family Nursing editorial, "Family Nursing Education:"Higher, Faster, Stronger" and would like to know more about family nursing. I hope you can help me! Dear Andrea: Your interest in family…