2023 Nursology Virtual Theory Conference Abstract submission open now through December 1st!

The theme for this year’s Virtual Nursology Theory conference will be “Creating Communities to Inspire Nursing Knowledge Development,” inspired by the work of four leading nurse theorists from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) – Dorothy Johnson (Behavioral Systems), Sr. Callista Roy (Adaptation), Betty Neuman (Systems Model), and Afaf Meleis (Transitions). As you develop … Continue reading 2023 Nursology Virtual Theory Conference Abstract submission open now through December 1st!

Nursing Journals: History and Significance

By Leslie Nicoll and Peggy Chinn Mysteries of PublishingHistory of Nursing Journals As part of our series on the “Mysteries of Publishing” we are introducing what can be considered a “subseries” focusing on the history and significance of nursing journals.  We (Leslie and Peggy) are actively involved in the International Academy of Nursing Editors (INANE) … Continue reading Nursing Journals: History and Significance

Happy Anniversary, Nursology.net!

This week marks 3 years since Nursolog.net became a reality!  My thanks to the vision of Jacqueline Fawcett, Peggy Chinn and other members pf the AAN theory-guided practice panel who were part of that initial envisioning of bringing nursing knowledge into the digital age and making the theoretical and conceptual basis for nursing practice more … Continue reading Happy Anniversary, Nursology.net!

Applications open for the 2023 Cohort of the Betty Irene Moore Fellowship for Nursing Leaders and Innovators

Download recruitment flyer The Betty Irene Moore Fellowship for Nurse Leaders and Innovators is a national program to develop the next generation of nurse leaders and innovators. The program is headquartered and administered at the University of California Davis Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing. The fellowship program recognizes and advances early- to mid-career nursing … Continue reading Applications open for the 2023 Cohort of the Betty Irene Moore Fellowship for Nursing Leaders and Innovators

Responding to Peer Review

Mysteries of Publishing* Peer review is of such importance in scholarly publishing that there is now an annual global "Peer Review Week"! This year's event is coming up - September 19-23 - with the theme  “Research Integrity: Creating and supporting trust in research.” The week will feature online events, live events in many different locations, … Continue reading Responding to Peer Review

Memorial Webinar Celebrating the Life of Dr. Betty Neuman – September 22, 2022

Dr. Betty Neuman Please join the Neuman Systems Model Trustees at Westcliff University, Irvine, CA as we celebrate the life of Dr. Betty Neuman.  Dr. Neuman died on May 28, 2022; see our blog memorializing her passing and a providing a description of her contributions to the development of nursing theory. The memorial webinar will … Continue reading Memorial Webinar Celebrating the Life of Dr. Betty Neuman – September 22, 2022

The Joyous Privilege of Peer Reviewing

Mysteries of Publishing I have served as a peer reviewer for several journals for almost all of the 58 years of my academic career. I consider peer reviewing a joyous privilege, albeit sometimes a bit of a burden. Source Joyous privilege is in being at least a small part of shaping what gets published. I … Continue reading The Joyous Privilege of Peer Reviewing

Register Now – Society for Rogerian Scholars Virtual Annual Conference

Conference program and speaker information Pre-Registration is strongly recommended. Register by Friday 9/16/22 Conference Theme: Unitary Patterning Processes, Unpredictability, & Wellbecoming of People and Environment Keynote Speaker: Jane Flanagan, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, AHN-BC, FNI, FNAP, FAAN, Associate Professor, Boston College; Past President SRS

Lived experiences on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion based on Theory of Humility

Contributor: Kunta Gautam, MSN, MPH, CPNP-PC I was required to complete a DEI course for the Ph.D. qualifying exam. While meeting my need, I came across a TED talk by Jodi-Ann Burey on “Why you should not bring your authentic self to work” (TED, 2020). Her speech intrigued me to write about my experiences on … Continue reading Lived experiences on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion based on Theory of Humility

Nursing Theory Forum – September 14, 2022

When: Wednesday, September 14, 2022, 2:00 – 3:00 PM Eastern Topic: The Theory of Bureaucratic Caring with Applications to the US Air Force and the Defense Health Agency Marilyn (Dee) Ray Presented by Dr. Marilyn Ray and Colonel (Retired) Marcia Potter. Learn about the Theory of Bureaucratic Caring and its transformative use as a practice … Continue reading Nursing Theory Forum – September 14, 2022