In honor of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote, Penn Today spoke to experts across the University, including the Barbara Bates Center’s Director Patricia D’Antonio and archivist Jessica Clark, to reflect on suffrage.
Barbara Bates Center Director Patricia D’Antonio was interviewed on WHYY’s “The Pulse” about the changing role of nurses and the importance of nurse-to-patient ratios.
In The Hill, Bates Center faculty Julie Fairman, Cynthia Connolly & Patricia D’Antonio call for waiving physician supervisory regulations for NPs to expand nursing practice during the COVID-19 pandemic.
In an op-ed for The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Barbara Bates Center’s Cynthia Connolly, Patricia D’Antonio, and Julie A. Fairman propose three ways to meet the nursing shortage during the coronavirus pandemic.
Barbara Bates Center Director Patricia D’Antonio, PhD, RN, FAAN, was featured on WHYY’s Radio Times regarding the lessons learned from the 1918 Influenza Pandemic.
Barbara Bates Center Director Patricia D’Antonio, PhD, RN, FAAN, was quoted in the Philadelphia Inquirer’s recent article, The world has suffered through other deadly pandemics. But the response to coronavirus is unprecedented.
Nursing historian Patricia D’Antonio of the University of Pennsylvania discusses nurses’ role in advocating for public health reforms and social change on NPR’s The Pulse, with Maiken Scott.
Doctoral candidate, Tarik Khan, and his mother, Patricia Khan, a registered nurse, featured on NBC10 for their work as part of the medical reserve corps administering COVID-19 vaccines across Philadelphia. James Garrow, of the Philadelphia Department of Public Health stated, “We cannot thank them enough.”
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Penn Nursing’s Pat D’Antonio PHD RN FAAN, Ware Professor of Nursing and Director of the Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing, wrote a piece for the American Journal of Nursing’s blog, “Off the Charts.” She offers up how history informs our present, and the nuances then and now of supportive care.
Testifying before the U.S. House Committee on Science, Space and Technology about the grim challenge of COVID vaccine hesitancy, Penn Nursing’s Alison Buttenheim, PhD, MBA, the Patricia Bleznak Silverstein and Howard A. Silverstein Term Endowed Professorship in Global Women’s Health, called on Committee members to recognize and exploit the power of “fun and delight” in public service ad campaigns designed to change hesitators’ vaccine perceptions.