OmicronXi announces agenda for April 9 convention

“Our Natural environment: Nurses Using Motion on Sustainable Well being Solutions” is the concentration of the yearly proof-based apply meeting of the Omicron Xi at-Significant Chapter of the global nursing honor society Sigma Theta Tau International at the College of Maine on April 9.

The digital occasion, which is open up to the community, will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., featuring keynote speakers Nirav Shah, Paul Mayewski and Katie Huffling in the morning, a noon poster session and presentations focused on squander management in wellness treatment, the impression of local climate change on adaptation amongst the Wabanaki, and addressing health disparities and foodstuff insecurity among the susceptible populations in the afternoon. 

Shah, the director of the Maine Heart for Sickness Management and Avoidance, will kick off the function at 9:05 a.m. when he will give a coronavirus update and share insights into how surroundings and social determinants have contributed to the COVID-19 pandemic. Mayewski, the director of UMaine’s Local weather Improve Institute, will current “Maine’s Feasible Upcoming Supplied the Global Weather Crisis” at 9:30 a.m. Huffling’s converse, “Building a International Motion: Nurse Management in Environmental Health,” commences at 11 a.m. She is the govt director of the Alliance of Nurses for Healthful Environments.