You are invited!
Visiting global scholar David Benton will present a public lecture,
“Nursing in the Global Health Arena: Education, Policy, and Migration,”
on April 19, 3:30-4:30 p.m., in the Fox Auditorium. This presentation
is open to the university community. No RSVP is needed.
In collaboration with the SON Global Nursing Advisory Committee and
Advancement Office, interested faculty, students, alumni and friends are
invited to join us the following day for …
A Conversation with David Benton
April 20, 3:00-4:30 p.m., Room 1100
*Please RSVP by April 15 for the April 20 session to Talat_Qazi@unc.edu
This smaller group, roundtable conversation will be moderated by Gail
Mazzocco, EdD, RN, who is familiar with the U.K. health care system.
She has made presentations to the Royal College of Nursing and recently
participated with us on the SON spring break trip to London to compare
the U.K. health care system (National Health Service)with U.S. practices.
This will be a focused discussion about health care policy and issues
relevant to nursing.
David Benton has served as Executive Director of Nursing at a health
authority in London; he is a senior civil servant in Northern and
Yorkshire regions; CEO of a nurse regulatory body in Scotland; as a
nurse director of a University Trust Health System. He was presented
with a Fellowship of the Florence Nightingale Foundation in 2001 and
awarded a Fellowship of the Royal College of Nursing in 2003 for his
contribution to health and nursing policy.
Participation for the smaller group conversation is limited to 25 people.