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  • Sep

    PLAC 4th Annual Conference: Climate Change, Resilience, and Environmental Justice in Latin America and the Caribbean

    The Penn in Latin America and the Caribbean (PLAC) Initiative began in the fall of 2014 when Penn Nursing’s Dean, Dr. Antonia Villarruel, rallied an interdisciplinary team from across campus to host an annual conference dedicated to showcasing the depth and breadth of institutional and faculty engagement in the region. This year’s conference focuses on climate change and the social, political, economic, environmental, health, and financial implications.

  • Sep

    Abortion Care Education (ACE) Elective Day

    The ACE elective is a national program designed to fill gaps in nursing education in knowledge around abortion care. This will be a full day of mini-workshops including values clarification, reproductive justice, public health, medication, aspiration abortion, and self-managed abortion, options counseling, adoption, and contraception information – with faculty and guest speakers.
  • Oct

    SON Research and Innovation Colloquium

    In this session, Kathleen Lee, MD, Director of Innovation and Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania will present  “Positive feedback, made viral: Leveraging social and digital technologies within the health system”
  • Oct

    On the Road: Washington, DC - Nudges and Nuance

    Join Dean Villarruel and Penn Nursing faculty and students in Washington, DC on October 4 for the presentation, ​Nudges and Nuance: The Science of Behavior Change.

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